Meet Your Team



Michelle Cantey

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Michelle Cantey is a compassionate professional dental hygienist who values her patient relationships. She received her Associates in Health Science from Florence-Darlington Technical College in 1999 and is a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH). She has received advanced training and certifications in administering local anesthetic and nitrous oxide.  She is a proud member of American Dental Hygiene Association (ADHA) and South Carolina Dental Hygiene Association (SCDHA).  Michelle has been a dedicated team member at Dr. Meares’ since 2009.  She has a gentle, but thorough approach to providing optimal preventive care.  She attends multiple continuing education courses throughout the year.  Michelle is passionate about educating her patients as well as gaining lasting relationships.

Michelle and her husband, Steve, have three children. Colby plays golf, Austin enjoys playing baseball and football, and Emily is an all-star cheerleader.  They have a yorkipoo named Reese.  Michelle enjoys golfing with her family, going to the beach, shopping, and reading a good book.