ammons-charleston-staff

From Left to Right: Donna Judd (New Patient Coordinator), Tammy Broom (Restorative Assistant), Terry Byrd-Judy (Sedation & Surgical Assistant), Lola Marsh (Patient Coordinator), Dr. Ammons (Not Pictured: John Knarr, Hygienist)


Donna Judd
New Patient Coordinator

Hi! My name is Donna and I am a native Charlestonian and have enjoyed living in Summerville for the last 30 years. I am also the proud mother of two grown sons. I have enjoyed being in the dental profession for over 20 years educating patients on how they too can enjoy the healthy benefits of a beautiful smile. I also enjoy spending time with my family boating, going to the beach or anything water related.


Lola Marsh
Patient Insurance Coordinator

Lola is Dr. Ammon’s patient insurance coordinator. She was a certified Dental Assistant (a long time ago) and worked at Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Jacksonville, Florida for twenty years.

Lola and her husband Joe moved from Florida ten years ago and lived in Columbia, Maryland for eight years. They have been in Charleston for six years. They love being back in the South closer to Florida and their 3 children, their spouses, 7 grand children and friends.

Lola and her husband are active members at Doorway Baptist Church. Lola enjoys the beach, reading and traveling. She loves interacting with patients and helping them obtain healthy smiles by maximizing their insurance benefits.


John Knarr
Dental Hygienist

I have been in dentistry for 21 years. My education comes from MTC, MUSC, and the University of Texas.

My life is my beautiful daughter, Caroline. I enjoy the outdoors, dentistry, fishing, gardening, cooking, and farming!


Terry Byrd-Judy
Sedation & Surgical Assistant

I was born in Florence, SC and moved to Charleston, SC on my 16th birthday. I graduated from Middleton High School.

I have been in dentistry for 40 years; actually, I started on my 20th birthday! I have 12 years experience in General Dentistry, 10 years in Endodontics, and 18 years in Oral Surgery with certification in anesthesia, radiology, nitrous oxide and CPR.

I am a mother of two wonderful children; a daughter Candice and a son Brette, and two beautiful grandchildren, Riley and Gabe.


Tammy Broom
Restorative Assistant

Hello, my name is Tammy and I have lived in Charleston for all my life! I have been a dental assistant for over 30 years and I really enjoy what I do.

I have been married for over 20 years and I am blessed to have 2 children, a boy and a girl. I love animals I have 3 dogs, fish, and a cat. I love spending time with my family and spending time on the water boating and fishing.