Meet the Staff

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At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health.  We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs.  As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication.  Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.

Please contact our Jasper dental office if you have any questions or would like to schedule an appointment.


Jessica Johnson,  Dental Assistant

Jessica has been an assistant for Dr. Darty since 2008.  She grew up in central Illinois and moved with her family to Alabama when she was 14 years old.  She is a 2004 graduate of Dora High School.  Jessica is very dedicated to her career.  She is a member of the American Dental Assistants Association and takes great pride in providing patients with first class care. Jessica is trained on the CEREC and has completed continuing education courses on INVISALIGN. She spends hours researching new products and the latest procedures to better assist her patients. Jessica is married to Tyler and mom of two boys. She enjoys taking care of her dogs, cats, and many plants.




Alisha Richardson, Financial Coordinator

Alisha is our insurance/financial coordinator. She has eight years experience in the dental field. She has also worked in the pediatric dental field as both a chairside assistant and a financial coordinator. Alisha has been a part of Dr. Darty's team since 2022. Alisha is passionate about helping patients understand their treatment and helping them get access to the treatment they need through different financing and insurance applications. Alisha and her husband Justin have two children, Ashton and Ashlyn. She enjoys spending time with her children as they represent the Jasper Vikings in the Show Choir and the Lady Viking softball team. 



Teresa Spurger,   Registered Hygienist (RDH)

Teresa has been a hygienist for Dr. Darty since 2008.  She is from Gorgas, Alabama. Teresa is a 2004 graduate of Parrish High school and trained as a dental assistant immediately after high school.  After assisting for 3 years, Teresa decided to pursue a degree in Dental Hygiene. She graduated from the Alabama Dental Hygiene program in 2009 and has been working as a hygienist since that time. Teresa has a passion for helping her patients look and feel better. She also enjoys taking continuing education classes and has completed INVISALIGN training. Teresa has one daughter, Shae and two stepsons, Aaron and Josh. She and her husband, David enjoy working out together, camping, traveling and spending time with family at their home on the Warrior River. They are members of Desperation Church in Jasper, Alabama where they enjoy actively serving the community with their church family. 




Amanda Lewis, Dental Assistant

 Amanda has been a Dental Assistant for Dr. Darty since 2016. She is from Pineywoods, Alabama. Amanda graduated from the UAB Dental Assistant program in 2016. She enjoys making patients feel calm and comfortable during their procedures. She is trained on the CEREC and with INVISALIGN.  She especially enjoys making her patients feel calm and comfortable during their procedures. Amanda loves to expand her knowledge of the field of dentistry by researching the most recent dental technology.  Outside of the office, she enjoys time spent outdoors with her husband, Donovan and her 2 year old son, Denver.





 Stephanie Kilgore, Scheduling Coordinator

 ​Stephanie is the friendly voice you hear when you call to make your appointment. She has been a part of Dr. Darty's team since 2018. Stephanie is an excellent communicator and she loves working with our patient communication technology such as email, texting and voicemail. Stephanie and her husband Eddie have six children and they enjoy spending time together, especially at Disney World. 




Lynsey Costin, RDH

 Lynsey has been with Dr. Darty’s office since 2021. She grew up in Cordova, Al, and is a 2010 graduate from Cordova High School. Lynsey started in dentistry as an assistant in 2015. After 5 years of assisting, she decided to further her career. She completed the Dental Hygiene Program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2020. She enjoys taking continuing education courses to stay up to date on the most recent dental technology. You will find that she is compassionate, able to put her patients at ease, and ensures a positive dental experience. Lynsey loves traveling and spending time with her husband and daughter, Dani Lynn, in her spare time. 









We combine experience with the latest in dental technology to deliver the best patient experience possible.