Jon B. Byrd, DDS
Dr. Jon Byrd is a native of the Triad, having grown up in the High Point – Thomasville area and graduating from Ledford Senior High School. He then attended the University of North Carolina at Wilmington for his undergraduate studies before receiving his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from UNC-Chapel Hill. He currently lives in Thomasville with his wife Sarah, son Bennett, and his dog, Hunter. Dr. Byrd believes in patient-centered dental care, in which his patients will be able to make informed decisions concerning their oral health. In his free time, Dr. Byrd enjoys hunting, fishing, and playing golf.
Preston Ford, DDS
Dr. Preston Ford grew up in the Jamestown/High Point area where his family moved when he was 4 years old. He grew up involved in many activities including soccer, baseball, and church groups and graduated from High Point Christian Academy in 2010. He did his undergraduate studies at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, where he played on the soccer team and received Bachelor’s Degrees in Chemistry and Business Administration.
Dr. Ford continued his studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry, receiving his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree. Dr. Ford enjoys fishing, hunting, biking, and traveling as well as reading – particularly studying the Bible. He is excited to be able to offer our patients dental implants to replace missing teeth, so almost all of your dental treatment can be done in one place. He loves forming relationships with patients and partnering with you to achieve your dental health goals.
About the Hygienists
Amanda Lester, RDH
Amanda has been a Registered Dental Hygienist for 4 years and has been in the dental field for 7 years. Amanda graduated from Ledford Senior High School with Dr. Byrd. Before going into dental hygiene, Amanda was an office-trained dental assistant and receptionist. She loves every aspect of the dental field and has always had a passion for helping others obtain optimum oral health. Her goal is to make each patient’s visit a pleasant experience and for every patient to be more knowledgeable about their dental health needs. She currently lives in Wallburg, NC, where she was born and raised. Amanda enjoys spending time with her husband Josh and Golden Retriever, Charley. She goes to The Summit Church in Kernersville and has been serving in their Children’s Peak Ministry on the weekends.
About the Staff
Brittany has been a Dental Assistant since 2001. She graduated from Sheppard Air Force Base in Texas. Before becoming a part of our team in 2007, Brittany served in the Navy for 6 years as a Dental Assistant. Her passion for dentistry is driven by her love of people and the opportunity dentistry gives her to build relationships that make a difference in patient’s lives. Out of the office, Brittany loves to spend time with her friends and family, husband Joe and daughter Kayla.