Our Anniston, AL Location

RMC Building Dr officesOur staff is trained in assisting with Intravenous (IV) sedation in our state-of-the-art office setting. Patients are continuously monitored during and after surgery.

The surgical staff at Dr. Atwell are experienced oral and maxillofacial surgical assistants, who assist in administration of IV sedation and surgery. They are CPR certified. The administrative staff is well-versed in health and insurance policies.

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Meet Our Friendly Anniston, AL Staff

  • Stephanie Gibson

    Stephanie Gibson Front Desk CoordinatorFront Desk Coordinator

    Stephanie has been part of the practice for 10 years. She's a scheduling and OSHA coordinating rockstar and she doesn't even try to manage her OCD. She loves spending time with friends, family and her furbabies. Her hobbies include, Yoga, running and Zumba, which is a good thing because she runs circles around us.
  • Melody Quick

    Melody Quick Scheduling CoordinatorScheduling / Insurance Coordinator

    Melody has been with the practice for 1 year as insurance coordinator. She has 12 years previous orthopedic experience, but wanted a challenge and decided to take us on; we have put her to the test! She has been married to her partner in crime for 28 years, has 2 beautiful daughters and 2 new perfect grandchildren, Mason and Emery. She enjoys spending time with her family, her church family and singing on the worship team. She loves to laugh and she's loud.
  • Karrie Knowlton

    Karrie Knowlton Surgery AssistantSurgery Assistant

    Karrie has been with Dr. Atwell for 8 years as a surgical assistant.She is originally from Michigan,but we sure are happy she made the move to the South! She has been married for 10 years and has a handsome son and beautiful daughter. Karrie is also a wonderful cook and enjoys trying new recipes.
  • Miriam Cantu

    Miriam Casiano Surgery AssistantSurgery Assistant

    Miriam is the newest addition to the practice family. She has been a great asset as a bilingual employee who is fluent in Spanish. Her presence enhances our customer service to our Spanish speaking patients and provides better communication and understanding. She enjoys learning new things and has an awesome sense of humor, which is good considering the practical jokers around here. She prides herself on her integrity and work ethic. She has 2 children and loves spending time with them and her family.
  • Mistie Boone

    Mistie Boone Surgery AssistantSurgery Assistant

    Mistie has been with the practice for 1 1/2 years as a surgical assistant. She recently passed her American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Dental Anesthesia Assistant National Certification exam! Most of her time outside of the office is spent with her family, mainly her beautiful daughter who is also an accomplished softball player on a travel ball team. Mistie keeps the roads hot driving to practice and games, supporting her daughters love of the game.
  • Christy Shirley

    Christy Shirley Insurance CoordinatorInsurance Coordinator

    Christy recently came crawling back to the practice as a part time employee in 2O14 and we couldn't be happier. She married her best friend, David, in 1994 and they have one son, Jonathan, and a furbaby, Jazzy. Christy is a Christian and loves spending time with her family. She also loves college football even Alabama. :) ROLL TIDE ROLL
  • Jenny Martinez-Reyes

    Jenny Martinez Reyes AssistantJenny is our newest addition to our work family.  She is bilingual and a wonderful member of our team.  In her spare time, Jenny coaches a little league soccer team in Oxford.  She is sweet, smart, sassy, and she’s single, so……..

  • Karen Goss

    Karen Goss Office ManagerOffice Manager

    Karen, our administrator, has been with Dr. Atwell since 1987 and is considered our "senior" employee (she comes in handy with that AARP membership). As our leader, she has special tactics to keep us all in line; including the doctors! She is artistic and enjoys painting, stained glass, sculpting and is currently restoring a 1924 Model A Ford with her boyfriend. She enjoys spending time with her family and riding horses. Where would we be without her…unemployed!

We are

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American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Oral Facial Surgery

901 Leighton Ave., Suite 401
Anniston, AL 36207
Phone: (256) 236-6090

100 Professional Park
Suite 105
Carrollton, GA 30117
Phone: (770) 832-8819