Scott A. Edwards, D.D.S.
Dr. Scott Edwards is a lifelong Memphian who loves to help patients create their perfect Smile. After graduating from Overton High School, he received a BA in Biology from the University of Tennessee. He is a past President of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. He graduated from UT Dental School and opened his private dental practice in 1982.
Dr. Edwards has participated in numerous medical and dental mission trips to El Salvador, Africa, China, and the Dominican Republic. He helped establish the dental clinic at the Church Health Center and is a regular volunteer. In 2010, Dr. Edwards led a dental construction team to Ganta, Liberia in Africa to construct a dental treatment/teaching facility at the local hospital. He currently serves as a trustee of the Memphis Dental Society Charitable Fund, which provides funds for dental projects that serve those less fortunate in the Memphis Area. He is very involved in the Mid-South Mission of Mercy. In 2012, Dr. Edwards received the Memphis Dental Society Humanitarian Award.
Scott Edwards Cosmetic and Family Dentistry was founded on honesty, integrity, and a commitment to serve families in the community by providing quality dental care. The practice has grown to include two associate dentists, fourteen full-time employees, and thousands of patients at two locations, something Dr. Edwards is very proud of!
Julia Prince, D.D.S.
Dr. Julia Prince grew up in the dental community in Dyersburg, Tennessee, working with her father’s dental practice. She always knew that she would follow in his footsteps by pursuing a career in healthcare that involved helping people. After graduating from Dyersburg High School, she obtained her biology degree from Lambuth University in 2006, then completed the dentistry program at the University of Tennessee Dental School in 2012. Dr. Prince is very active in the dental and local community. She is a member of:
- The American Dental Association
- The American Academy of General Dentists
- The Tennessee Dental Association
- The Memphis Dental Society
- Fellow in the American College of Dentistry
Dr. Prince serves on multiple committees and received the Jack Wells Outstanding Young Dentist award. Volunteering is very important to her, and she has worked with various organizations, including Mission of Mercy, Hope Smiles in Nashville, Give Kids a Smile, the Bellevue Baptist mobile dental clinic, and has attended many local health fairs with the American Association of Women Dentists. She has also volunteered with Habitat for Humanity in Mexico and the United States, and been a part of the Regional Interfaith Association Soup Kitchen.
In 2012, Dr. Prince joined Scott Edwards Cosmetic and Family Dentistry. Together with Dr. Edwards, she works with each patient to provide comprehensive customized dental care. She takes the time to get to know her patients and is committed to educating them about their dental health and treatment in an effort to alleviate any fears or concerns they may have about dentistry. Dr. Prince is passionate about what she does, and it shows in the motivation and excitement she brings to the office each day!
Since making Memphis her home, Dr. Prince loves to spend time exploring and supporting small local businesses when she isn’t working or volunteering. She also enjoys golf, riding bikes on the Greenline, and watching sports in her spare time. Dr. Prince is married to husband, Taylor Pfohl, and has a son, Rex Pfohl, born in 2019. They have two wonderful rescue dogs and are members of Idlewild Church.
Margaret has been a big part of the practice since joining us as a dental hygienist twenty years ago. “Margo Fargo” has a huge heart, and takes pride not only in the quality of care she is able to provide to our patients, but in the relationships she is able to develop with them. Margaret is mom to five fantastic children, so she stays busy! In her free time, she has a passion for cooking and baking delicious treats to pass on to others. Outside of work, she enjoys working out, volunteering for the causes that are important to her, and spending time with her husband, kids, and granddaughter.
Laurie graduated from the University of Tennessee Memphis in 1983 after completing her undergraduate work at UT Knoxville. She has worked as a Registered Dental Hygienist for Dr. Edwards since graduation. Laurie’s life motto is “live large, laugh big” and she demonstrates this every day in the office with patients and staff.
Laurie is a native Memphian who loves to go for a good walk and enjoys any form of exercise. Her weekends are often spent at Pickwick relaxing and hanging out with her husband and three sons.
Mallery has been a hygienist with our office since 2014. She is a native Memphian who completed her undergraduate degree at the U of M before graduating with her Bachelors of Dental Hygiene from the University of Tennessee Health Science in 2011.
Patients love her punctuality and they can count on their appointments running on time. Her kindness and compassion for patients and staff never goes unnoticed. Mallery enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, and dogs. They love relaxing at Pickwick Lake with friends and family.
Megan is the newest Dental Hygienist on our team. She has been with Dr. Edwards since August 2021 and you can find her at our midtown location. She graduated from the University of Tennessee Health and Science Center in 2018 with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene.
Megan is a team player who is passionate about dentistry. Educating patients on how to care for their oral and systemic health is her favorite part of dental hygiene. She enjoys her patients and wants to make sure they get the best care when they are in her chair. Megan's approach to dentistry is to every patient the same way she would like her friends and family to be treated.
On the weekend, you can find Megan learning Taylor Swift's discography on her guitar. Megan is an avid lover of theater, books, concerts, travel, and cats! She is so excited to be a part of this wonderful work family.
Laura is a native of Collierville, TN. She attended the University of Memphis and majored in Exercise Science. While a Memphis Tiger, Laura was a member of the Track and Cross-Country team. She went on to complete her Bachelors of Science degree in Dental Hygiene at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in 2016. Laura has been working as a hygienist at our office since 2020.
Laura enjoys running in her free time and traveling to see family and friends. She also enjoys spending time with her husband Christian Cain and trying new restaurants in the Memphis area. Laura's compassionate nature and knowledge of the dental field is a great asset to our practice and our patients. She always has a smile on her face and can't wait to help you with yours.
Megan joined our team as a Registered Dental Hygienist in 2018. She is a native Memphian who completed her undergraduate work at the University of Memphis.
She graduated from the University of Tennessee Memphis in 2010 and has been practicing dental hygiene in the Memphis area since graduation.
She loves getting to know her patients and educating them on maintaining a healthy smile. She is head of our hygiene department at the East Office. Megan enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and two dogs, Charlie and Nora.
Brittany is a certified and registered dental assistant who joined us after completing her externship in our office and graduating from Tennessee College of Applied Technology in 2011. A lifelong Memphian, Brittany is a hard worker who is dedicated to her job and providing the best dental care to all of our patients. She has been a clinical assistant but is taking on a new role at the front desk welcoming patients with a big smile.
Brittany is our social butterfly and is always on the go. She is busy spending time with her family and friends or working out at OrangeTheory. She is always up for spontaneous trips and especially enjoys live music.
Kenisha joined us as an RDA after externing in our office and graduating in 2012. She takes a lot of pride in her work and is known around the office as a real team player. As a mom, Kenisha has learned how to balance work and fun in an organized way, and can always be counted on to pitch in when her help is needed.
Kenisha is hoping to take her skills to the next level by completing her prerequisite courses for dental hygiene school this year. When she isn’t working or studying, Kenisha is all about spending quality time with her daughter. She also enjoys dancing and traveling.
Originally hailing from Hornlake, Mississippi, Aimee is one of our RDAs. Her happy-go-lucky outlook on life and friendly smile have been helping to set patients at ease in our practice for the last 15 years.
Aimee is dedicated to providing the best dental care possible for families in our community, and we can’t imagine the office without her. Outside of the office, Aimee likes to camp and enjoy being outdoors with her husband and four children. You might also find her working out and attending sporting events for her kids.
Katie is one of our newest RDAs who has been a part of our team since interning through our office in February 2022 after graduating from Concorde Career College. Katie's favorite thing about dentistry is being able to educate and make a difference in her patients' smiles. She will definitely go above and beyond for our team and each one of her patients. She cannot wait to meet you all and build a great relationship in the office!
During her free time, Katie loves relaxing at home and spending time with her adorable little son, Karter, and their mini golden poodle, Kendall.
Angela has been a part of our team as an RDA for years! Her dedication and drive to succeed keep her motivated and excited to learn and perfect her skills! Angela is always willing to take on any challenge or change and will go the extra mile when needed. This flexibility and determination will serve her well in the coming year, as she prepares to attend the dental hygiene program at the University of Tennessee Health Center.
Angela loves to greet the day with a tall glass of sweet tea with lemons and keep things low-key throughout the week. On weekend, she likes to kick the excitement up a notch, and shop, travel, and eat out with friends and family.
Lissa is one of our newest additions to the team. Originally from Michigan, Lissa joined us as an RDA in late February after completing school at Concorde Career College. She enjoys helping others and dedicates her time volunteering throughout the community and spending time with family and friends. Lissa shows exceptional gratitude and is always searching for new ways to sharpen her skills.
RDA, Office Manager
Holli joined our office in 1995 as a Registered Dental Assistant after graduating from Tennessee Technology. While she still maintains her assisting skills, she is the Office Manager at the East Office. She loves the opportunity to help patients understand their treatment and find ways to afford the treatment they need. Holli is a people person who enjoys meeting new patients and welcoming those who have been our patients for years.
Holli is a native Memphian and enjoys attending the University of Memphis basketball and football games. She is married to Jason and has four children. She loves traveling to the beach with her family.
Brittany joined us in 2019, and we couldn't be luckier to have her as our Office Manager! She has worked in dental for over 18 years and is a pro with dental insurance coverage. Brittany is always willing to go the extra mile for her patients and her co-workers.
Brittany is the proud mom of 2 and makes being a mom look easy. In her free time, she loves spending time with her son and daughter. They enjoy going to the mountains to hike and curling up with a good book at the beach.
Lacy joined the East office in 2005 as our Insurance Coordinator and has demonstrated she can multitask in any situation. Lacy is our go-to person if there's an issue with our computers or dental technology. She will get the job done!
She plays an integral role in helping our patients maximize and understand their dental benefits. If you encounter an issue with insurance or dental benefits, please contact her. Lacy loves to cook, travel, and spend quality time with her dog and her family.
Deborah has greeted Midtown patients with a big, beautiful smile since she joined the team in 2003. Our patient coordinator is also our resident “front office silver fox,” known for her bubbly personality and that beautiful smile.
Originally from Michigan, Deborah moved to Memphis in 1991. When she’s not working, Deborah enjoys traveling, concerts, cooking, yoga, and finding fun new things to do around our city.
Front Desk, Patient Coordinator
Welcome our newest Front Office Team Member, Sarah! Sarah started with us in March of 2021 and we couldn't be happier to have her. She was born and raised in Memphis. Sarah is married with a "dogter," Princess. When she's not in the office, she loves to craft, swim, play video games, listen to symphony music, and go to the beach.