Meet Our Team at Premier Dental Group in Parkersburg, WV
Our Staff is Caring, Friendly, Professional and Experienced
Meet our team at Premier Dental Group in Parkersburg, WV. Our dentists are professional, caring, friendly, and experienced. Some of the members of our staff have been with us since the early days. Our office has continued to add talented, knowledgeable people to the staff. For a closer look at our team, take a look at our bios below.
Dr. Chad M. Bush
A Parkersburg native, Dr. Bush is a 2004 graduate of Parkersburg High School. He then spent the next eight years studying in Morgantown, WV where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and then continued his education at WVU’s School of Dentistry where he graduated in 2012. He is a member of the West Virginia Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and The Academy of General Dentistry.Dr. Bush demonstrates the highest level of personalized dental care and is a certified Invisalign provider. He supports our community and is actively involved in volunteering through his family church. Dr. Bush enjoys fishing and spending time with his wife, Shayna, and their three children.
Dr. Erica N. Bailey
A native of Vienna and a 2005 Parkersburg High School Graduate, Dr. Bailey enjoys practicing high quality dentistry in her hometown. She attended Virginia Tech for her undergraduate education and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in both Chemistry and Spanish. She then went on to further her education and is a 2015 graduate of the West Virginia School of Dentistry. Dr. Bailey is a member of the West Virginia Dental Association, the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Facial Esthetics. She is actively involved in the community and serves on the Board of Directors at the Humane Society of Parkersburg and participates in the Wood County Society’s annual Telethon. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and three dogs, weightlifting, volunteering & fostering animals at the local humane society and cheering on the Virginia Tech Hokies.
Brittney Murphy, Financial Coordinator/Administrative Assistant:
Brittney joined the Premier Dental Group team in early 2021 and came to us with ten years of dental assisting experience. She has switched gears and jumped over to the administrative side of the dental office where she is thriving with her friendly demeaner and organizational skills! She is a mom to three boys and enjoys fishing and painting in her spare time.
Siera Parsons, Dental Assistant
Siera joined our practice in 2016 and has over 15 years of dental assisting experience. She received her certification in Expanded Functions Dental Assisting from Columbus Technical College in Georgia. After working in Savannah, Georgia for seven years, Siera moved home to be closer to her family. In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors and spending time with her family & kids. Siera takes pride in establishing relationships with her patients, as well as restoring their smiles.
Katie Rymer, Dental Assistant
With more than ten years of dental assisting experience, Katie brings with her a love of dentistry to our practice. Katie thrives in all aspects of dentistry but has a deep interest in cases involving implant restorations, cosmetic restorations and removable prosthodontics. Katie graduated from St. Mary’s High School in 2010 with honors. She also received special training in emergency services. Katie and her family enjoy rodeos, hunting, and working on their family farm.
Sarah Epperly, Registered Dental Hygienist
Sarah graduated from West Liberty University in 2015, and is a 2013 graduate of Belpre (OH) High School and Washington State Community College. Sarah has been with our office throughout her career, building amazing relationships with all of her patients. She takes pride in educating her patients about good oral hygiene and enjoys participating in community outreach programs to promote dental health. Sarah is a die-hard Ohio State fan and enjoys spending time with her family and dogs.
Lori Lynch, Registered Dental Hygienist
Lori joined our practice in 2017 with over a decade of experience as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated from Williamstown High School in 2000, completed her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2005 at West Liberty University and holds a local anesthesia license. You will find that Lori is compassionate and is always willing to go the extra mile for her patients. Lori loves spending time with her husband and being outdoors.