Position: Patient Coordinator
Amongst other duties, Patient Coordinator Colleen Turner will be the friendly voice confirming your appointment, coordinating your scheduling, prepping the operatories and assisting Dr. Berne, Dr. Anderson and Dr. Yoon. Originally from Philadelphia, PA, she graduated from Cypress Creek H.S in Houston, TX, and then pursued her degree at Texas Tech University in Lubbock. 15 years in the dental field has allowed this working mother the flexibility she needed, but the opportunity to work for a specialized dentists with an outstanding reputation, like Dr. Berne, Dr. Anderson and Dr. Yoon, has made it very rewarding. Even with two sons and a husband, Colleen is never too busy for friends, cooking or tennis.
Whether you are walking in or calling our office, there is a very good chance you will be talking to Carla, our newest patient coordinator. She was born and raised in Wisconsin and moved to Georgia back in 1982 and has been here ever since. She has been with our GDIS family since 2019 and has been in the dental industry for 36 years! Seeing patients leave our office happy with new, beautiful smiles is the biggest reason why she chose to have a career in dental. Gardening on a beautiful day or doing art projects is what Carla likes to do in her spare time. In the summer, you can find her at her happy place, relaxing at the lake with her dog.