MEET THE TEAM
Working to help patient understands the treatment they need and how to best utilize their insurance and financial resources, Darlene serves our patients as their Treatment Coordinator. By thoroughly researching insurance coverage before each visit, she helps patients fully understand how to fully maximize their benefits. Darlene understands that dental health not only impacts a persons’ physical health, but their emotional and mental health as well. For this reason, she does everything possible to ensure nothing stands in the way of patients getting the treatment they need. With the ability to speak Spanish and English, Darlene refuses to let language barriers stand in the way of patients accomplishing their goals. When she isn’t helping patients accomplish their dental goals, Darlene can be found doing a variety of outdoor activities, such as kayaking, hiking, and camping, or rescuing stray animals.
Whitney Wilson, DMD
With a mission to provide honest and necessary dental services, Dr. Whitney Wilson takes pride in providing dental care that allows patients to feel confident and comfortable. With a constant drive to improve the quality of life for everyone around her, Dr. Wilson continuously expands her dental knowledge and skills through education and training. She believes that every person deserves to receive the highest level of transparent dental care possible. Dr. Wilson has lived in the South Nashville area since 2013. She graduated Cum Laude from Georgetown College and earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. Beyond serving patients at Cornerstone, Dr. Wilson enjoys spending time with her husband of over 10 years, Barrett, and their three children – Valentina, Santiago, and Julian. She loves cooking, practicing yoga, and sleeping.
Catalina Orellana, RDA
Serving our patients as their Dental Assistant, Catalina understands that many of our patients feel anxious or overwhelmed about their dental treatment needs. It is her mission to help patients feel comfortable and relaxed throughout the entire dental treatment process. With nearly 20 years of experience as a bilingual dental assistant, Catalina uses her vast knowledge of dentistry to thoroughly explain every detail treatment to ensure patients have a good understanding of all the information. When Catalina is not helping patients with their dental treatment, she spends her time with her husband and two children.
Angelica Lopez, RDA
Angelica is a Dental Assistant who understands that having good dental health is a key component to experiencing a stable and fulfilling life. By taking the time to listen to each patient’s story and understand how they are feeling, she ensures that each patient’s concern is addressed. Because Angelica is fluent in Spanish and English, she can thoroughly explain each step of the treatment process to patients without experiencing language difficulties. Angelica has lived in Nashville her entire life and loves spending time with your family, traveling, watching Money Heist, and baking.
Codi Carter, RDH
Serving our patients as their Dental Hygienist, Codi understands that creating an enjoyable dental experience is all about making connections. By addressing patient concerns during every aspect of their visit, Codi works to alleviate dental anxiety and fears. Knowing that a person’s dental care impacts every aspect of their physical health, she takes every step possible to ensure patients have healthy gums and vibrant teeth. Her personal values to respect others, work as a team, live positively, and make a difference in the world, help her provide an outstanding experience for every patient she treats. Beyond cleaning teeth at Cornerstone, she is either binge-watching a series on Netflix, hiking, biking, or trying new restaurants.
Sierra is a Dental Hygienist who knows that most patients are unfortunately skeptical and anxious about going to the dentist. It is her mission to help make patients feel comfortable and relaxed while under her care so they can better understand the joys and benefits of routinely visiting the dentist. Knowing the key to confidence is a strong smile, Sierra is always eager to motivate patients and teach them the importance of obtaining and maintaining outstanding dental health. With nearly 10 years in the dental field, Sierra utilizes her integrity, kindness, and generosity to create a lasting impact on the lives of those around her. Outside of taking care of our patients, Sierra loves kayaking, hiking, and spending time with her family, friends and three dogs.
As the Scheduling Coordinator for our patients, Claudia ensures patients get the care they need by helping them find the optimal appointment time for their schedule. Claudia knows that it can be hard to prioritize dental health, so she makes it her mission to do everything she can to help patients get the treatment they need and deserve. Because Claudia is fluent in Spanish and English, she brings enormous value to our patients in helping them understand the importance of dental health. She is driven by her desire to be understanding and honest with patients, and courageously takes on every scheduling opportunity. Outside of helping patients at Cornerstone, Claudia loves shopping, walking, and going to lake.
With a love and passion for serving the ever-growing diverse population of South Nashville, Barrett makes it his goal to ensure every aspect of a patient’s journey is clear, efficient, and honest. As the Practice Manager, Barrett helps the clinic and the team to provide the highest level of care in the most affordable manner possible. He understands that most people worry about finding a dentist they can trust. Therefore, it is important to him that patients always feel confident and comfortable in every interaction with the clinic. Away from the clinic, Barrett enjoys spending time with his wife and three children as well as cycling, woodworking, and watching movies.