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Dental Assistant

Angie has enjoyed dental assisting for over 20 years. She is married with two children, three dogs, one rabbit, one turtle, and two hermit crabs. She loves spending time with her family and pets. Her hobbies are looking at Pinterest and trying new crafts, recipes, or anything else that looks like fun. She also loves to practice yoga and work in her yard.




Dental Assistant

Debbie is a native Charlotte. She graduated from Central Piedmont Community College from the dental assisting program and is a Certified Dental Assistant. After marrying, she lived in Pennsylvania for 10 years. She enjoys spending time with her children, cooking, sports, and Sunday dinners with her family. She has enjoyed working for Dr. Howard for over 20 years.




Hygiene Assistant

Allison Houser is a lifelong resident of Kings Mountain. Allison graduated from Kings Mountain High School in 1991. Allison earned her dental assistant certificate from CPCC. Allison has been with Dr. Howard’s practice since 2003. Allison is married to Paul; they have two daughters. On weekends, Allison enjoys being outside, scrapbooking, attending church events, and spending time with her family.




Dental Hygienist

Dawn McMurry is originally from Atlanta, Georgia and moved to North Carolina in 1980. She is married, has two children, and three grandsons. In 1993, Dawn received her Dental Hygiene license from Central Piedmont Community College. Her interests are collectibles of the 1950s-1970s, antique furniture, Pinterest, sewing, photography, scrapbooking, and spending time with her family.




Dental Hygienist

Becky is a lifelong resident of Kings Mountain. She graduated from KMHS in 1990 and received her dental hygiene license from CPCC in 1993. Becky has worked for Dr. Howard since 1996. Becky enjoys the outdoors and spending time with family. She is married with three daughters.




Dental Hygienist

Liza Falls-Jaycox is proud to be born and raised in Kings Mountain. She and her husband have three boys. She graduated hygiene school in 2002 and loves taking care of patients while educating them how to live healthier lives by having the best dental care and prevention.




Front Office

Lynn is a resident of Gaston County and graduated from Bessemer City High School in 1983. She is married and has three children and two grandchildren. She loves spending time with her family, friends and helping at church. Lynn has been with Dr. Howard’s office since January of 1998 and loves it.




Front Office

Karen Gibson, receptionist, is a lifelong resident of Kings Mountain. She is a graduate of Kings Mountain High School and Gaston College. She is married and has two children and one daughter-in-law. Karen enjoys spending time with family and friends, animals, church activities, the beach, walking, swimming, and making people smile at Dr. Howard’s office.