Meet Your Dental Team2018-07-30T15:45:58+00:00

The Rachel Oates Family Dental team is here to serve…


Got questions? We are here to help you. Please call
(615) 593-9955
for immediate assistance.

chelsie patient coordinator

Chelsie Wood – Patient Care Coordinator

Chelsie began her career in dentistry in 2011 and has truly developed a passion for it. She enjoys helping patients achieve their dental goals while understanding their insurance and finance options. She loves to get to know every patient and is the smiling face you will see upon arriving. Chelsie and Dr. Oates have worked together in dentistry for years. Chelsie truly believes that Dr. Rachel Oates is the best person she knows.

Chelsie grew up in middle TN. She is the proud mom of two beautiful dogs, Tucker and Annie, who are the inspiration for a canine apparel line. Outside of work she is passionate about volunteer work with animals.

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jessica hygienist

Jessica Crouch – Dental Hygienist

Jessica is a graduate of Remington College’s School of Dental Hygiene. She grew up in Dayton, Ohio and moved to Nashville in 2008. She currently lives in Burns with her husband Adam. They have two adorable children, a boy who was born in 2016 and another baby boy who will make his appearance in July 2018! Jessica’s compassionate nature helps patients feel at ease in the dental office. Her favorite aspect of her career is the personal relationships that she develops with her patients. She is thorough as a clinician and enjoys helping patients achieve optimal dental health. Jessica has enjoyed working with Dr Oates for many years and is proud to be a member of the Rachel Oates Family Dental team.

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michelle hygienist

Michelle Bomholt – Dental Hygienist

Michelle has been a dental hygienist since 1982. She received her degree in Lima, Ohio and has practiced in four states. She and her husband Bob relocated to Franklin for family. They have two children, Ross and DR. RACHEL OATES. Living in Franklin has enabled them to be active in the daily routines of their grandchildren as well as help their daughter achieve her goals in dentistry. She is passionate and experienced, but most importantly provides gentle care with a goal to always make you feel comfortable. Her greatest accomplishments are seen through her loving family and the relationships she has with her patients.

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Melissa hygienist

Melissa Wilson – Dental Hygienist

Melissa Willson was born in Peoria, Illinois and raised in Franklin, Tennessee. After attending Page High School, she began her career as a dental assistant and worked for 5 years. She returned to Remington College in Nashville to become a dental hygienist. After graduation, Melissa worked at multiple offices before finding her forever home with Dr. Oates and her staff. Melissa is married to her high school sweetheart, Chris, and together her they are enjoying their new business and fur babies, Stella and Sage.

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Randi Richardson – Dental Assistant

Randi is a proud graduate of the Tennessee College of Applied Technology Dental Assisting Program – Murfreesboro Campus. Her favorite part of her job is interacting with patients and providing an exciting and relaxed atmosphere for them to receive care. She is passionate about helping you achieve your dental goals and is here for you to overcome any challenges you may have. Randi never meets a stranger and hopes to make your dental experiences a personable and memorable one!

Randi loves spending her free time doing family activities with her husband, Cody, and beautiful daughter, Ellie Kate.

Randi is excited to be a part of the Rachel Oates Family Dental team and knows you will be too!

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