At Arlington Family Dental, our entire staff is like a family. No matter their role, we love all of our staff members. We only hire individuals who are passionate about you and providing you with top-quality dental care services. Meet the entire team below!
Dr. Jay Dallas, D.D.S., graduated with Honors from the Medical College of Georgia in 1978. He completed his General Practice Residency at The VA Medical Center and St Jude’s Children’s Hospital in Memphis in 1979. Following that, Dr. Jay established his own private practice in Arlington, Georgia, and has worked there ever since.
Dr. Jay’s education did not end with dental school and he has pursued extensive continuing education. He has been awarded as a Master in the Academy of General Dentistry and a Fellow in the American Orthodontic Society.
Dr. Jay enjoys being active in his community coaching youth sports and proudly serves as a deacon in his church. He and his wife, Nancy, have four grown children and nine beloved grandchildren. He loves dentistry and his patients, and he looks forward to helping you achieve the dental health and beautiful smile you desire.
Born and raised in Arlington, Georgia, Dr. Nate received a B.S. in Marketing from Georgia Southwestern State University in 2002 and his D.M.D. from the Medical College of Georgia in 2007. He earned his certification for IV Conscious Sedation from Augusta University.
Dr. Nate is a featured speaker at dental events across the country where he teaches other dentists the latest methods for efficient and painless oral surgery as well as endodontic procedures. He is an avid outdoorsman, artist, published author, and the proud father of five children.
Shelby came to us from Atlanta by way of Colquitt, GA. She attended dental hygiene school at Darton College in Albany, GA, where she graduated in 2013. One of her greatest school achievements was being awarded the Colgate S.T.A.R (Student Total Achievement Recognition) award. She did some fill in work for a year before she found a home with Arlington Family Dental, where she’s been for 7 years.
Shelby loves looking out for her patients and enjoys hearing about their lives. She says that she learns something new everyday. While not at work, Shelby spends her time with friends and family and enjoys the little things in life. She says she loves to see people around her happy!
Niki was born and raised in Colquitt, GA where she currently lives with her son Cade. Niki graduated from Dayton College in 1996 with her degree in Dental Hygiene. She loves interacting with her patients and takes pride in educating them on dental health as well as forming personal and professional bonds with each one of them.
Niki feels like her greatest accomplishment in her life is her 17 year old son Cade. If you don’t find her at Arlington Family Dental or roaming around Colquitt, you can find her on the beach or most importantly in the stands at a football or baseball game cheering on her favorite player. She is an active member of the Colquitt United Methodist Church where she serves as a co-youth leader. Niki is on the Miller County Board of Commissioners and currently serves as co-chairman.
Mary received her Associates of Science in Dental Hygiene from Darton College in 2003 and joined the Arlington Family Dental team in 2012. Mary’s daily goal remains to deliver the highest quality of dental care to each patient while providing a calming and comforting atmosphere. Mary enjoys being part of a team that has a passion for expanding their knowledge and implement new technologies and materials.
On her days off, Mary can be found outdoors with her husband, Kyle, and teenage sons, Cason and Cannon. Cheering her boys on is her top priority, whether it be on the golf course, football field, baseball diamond, or basketball court. Her hobbies include kayaking and fishing the creek, deer hunting on their family farm, and cheering on the Auburn Tigers!
Rena lives in the small town of Edison GA. She became a Dental Assistant in December of 2002. Rena’s favorite part of working for Arlington Family Dental is working with the dentists to give patients a smile they fall in love with.
Rena enjoys spending time with Eric, her husband of 22 years, and her four girls: Erin, Makayla, Rhyanne, and Abigail. When not at work you will find Rena on the river fishing or cheering her girls on while playing basketball, softball, volleyball, running track and flipping.
Vicki has been a Dental Assistant for 23 years and loves what she does every day to help her patient. She has been a part of the Arlington Family Dental team since November of 2016.
Vicki loves her work family, but when she’s not working, she’s enjoying life on a farm and spending time with her husband of 25 years, Trent, and their three sons.
June was born in Blakely, GA, and now lives in the country in Leary, GA. As of March 2020, she has been working for Arlington Family Dental for 40 years! She loves her work and her awesome work family.
June enjoys helping people achieve the beautiful smile of their dreams. When she is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and family. She also enjoys visiting the beach.
Susan was born in Columbus, GA, but moved to Arlington when she was 9 months old and wouldn’t live anywhere else. She has been with Arlington Family Dental for 23 years and loves the family atmosphere. Susan believes having a great dental team is crucial and she encourages patients to ask questions so they can choose the best possible treatment.
In her spare time, Susan enjoys traveling, baking, and spending time with her family and friends….especially if that time is spent at the beach!
Vicky was born and raised in the small town of Colquitt, GA. She eventually settled down in Macon, GA. There she worked at Coliseum Medical Centers for ten years in radiology and had her two oldest daughters. However, Macon wasn’t home, and Vicky returned back to her roots in Damascus, GA.
Vicky joined Arlington Family Dental in 2017 after the closure of Calhoun Memorial Hospital where she worked as the Director of Radiology for thirteen years. She now thrives on patient care and helping our patients achieve a perfect smile. Her favorite part of working for Arlington Family Dental is that a day in the office always feels like a day spent with family.
On her days off, you can find her helping out on the farm taking care of their four dogs, six horses, and many cows. Vicky is a devoted and loving mother and loves spending all of the time that she can with her girls.
Geri Williams is one of the smiling faces you will see when you enter Arlington Family Dental. Genuine customer service, learning new skills, training, and providing quality care to all are a core part of Geri’s heart. She has over 30 years of experience in these areas of her life, and has been with Arlington Family Dental for 13 years.
Geri has been married to her husband Ronnie for 18 years and they have three children. She is an Evangelist and independent insurance agent. She enjoys entertaining family and friends, serving and caring for others, gardening and meditating.
Nancy was born and raised in Albany, Georgia and graduated from Albany High School. She attended the University of Georgia and studied Special Education. Nancy is married to Dr. Jay Dallas and has worked in his dental practice for 30 years in various capacities. Together they have four children and nine grandchildren. When she isn’t working, Nancy is very active in her church and loves to travel.
I have been using Dr. Dallas for 40 years. The staff is wonderful and they work with you and try to get things to work for appts and payments. Never have I had a bad experience, they are wonderful.
The staff is wonderful. They are always friendly and treat us like family! My girls actually love going to the dentist, which is great!
Everyone is very helpful and friendly. I enjoy all my dental visits with them. They explain all procedures in detail. Highly recommend for anyone needing any kind of dental work.
I never thought I’d find the best dental care, but these people actually care and take pride in doing their best for their customers. I appreciate everyone there. Dr. Nate is the best in the southeast!
No matter what your schedule looks like, we want to provide you with the high-quality dentistry that you deserve.