Meet Team Turner-Wood

 A Message from Dr. Turner-Wood...


"I know patients have many options when choosing a dentist.  We would like to express our sincere gratitude for having the chance to be yours.  More importantly, we appreciate having you as part of our family! 
We hope all of your experiences with us will surpass your expectations and that you will be pleased with your care.  We appreciate the confidence you have shown in selecting us, and we will continue our commitment to provide the highest quality of care.
The greatest compliment a patient can give is by telling others about our office.  You continue to do that, and have helped us grow throughout the years.  We hope that we will continue this relationship, whether old or new, for many years to come.
Thank you for allowing us into your lives and for being able to be a part of your family as well!  I am proud to introduce the Turner-Wood Dental family to you..."


Terre, Office Manager

Terre is a native of Pittsfield, Massachusetts and received her Bachelors Degree from Temple University in Philadelphia.  Terre and her family were patients at Turner-Wood Dental for four years before she became a part-time employee in 2008.  She is currently our full-time office manager.

Terre and her husband David have three beautiful daughters.  All the girls are very active in soccer, basketball, and modeling.  In their spare time, her family enjoys traveling to Massachusetts to see family and they go to the Jersey Shore as often as possible.


Alexis, Registered Dental Hygienist

Alexis is a veteran in the field of dental hygiene. She studied at Camden County College and started as a hygienist in 2000. She's very knowledgeable and thorough, and takes great pride in her work. She is passionate about her occupation, and finds it gratifying helping her patients reach optimum health!

In her personal time, she keeps busy with her two little boys. She and her husband enjoy taking them to Phillies games or the Jersey Shore. Alexis' mission is to make those boys gentlemen; with beautiful smiles, of course!


Morgan, Registered Dental Hygienist

Morgan is a recent addition to the team, and she's ecstatic to be a part of it as a Registered Dental Hygienist!  She graduated from the Community College of PA in 2016.  Morgan is driven about delivering high quality care to her patients while providing a special personal touch.

In her free time, she loves to spend time with her family and friends, trying new restaurants, and heading down the Jersey shore.  Being an animal lover, her favorite thing to do is play with her 2-year old German Shepard, Obi. 



Pelar, Registered/Certified Dental Assisant

Pelar (aka "Giggles") is a full-blown Jersey girl.  She graduated from Cherry Hill East.  She attended Camden County College.  In 2010, she graduated with an Associates Degree in Applied Science and her certification for dental assisting. She has a contagious smile and laugh.  She strives to make her patients happy and comfortable each and every day.

She's an avid Indianapolis Colts fan and dog lover.  She is a dedicated cook, and loves to prepare meals for her family and friends.  Pelar likes to go to the movies, and travel to any destination, whether planned or spontaneous!


Kristen, Financial Coordinator & Dental Radiologist

Kristen was born and raised in Riverside, NJ and went to college in Dover, Delaware.  She has worked in the dental field for many years and has been part of Turner-Wood Dental since 2008 as the Financial Coordinator.  Kristen loves working with people and the friendships that develop in the office because of the "family-like" feel.  She obtained her dental radiology license from Camden County College in 2011.

In Kristen's spare time, she loves spending time with her husband and their two boys.  Kristen enjoys watching all of her sons' games, as well as traveling to Disney, and going to the Jersey Shore to visit family in the summer.