Meet The Team

 
Myrna Cohen

A Chattanooga girl, Myrna graduated from The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, earning her bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene in 1986.  In 1992, she joined her husband, Marc A. Cohen, DDS, as a hygienist. She assumed the office manager position in 1994, responsible for coordinating all aspects of our dental practice. She particularly enjoys working with our patients and feels they are extended family.  Myrna and Dr. Cohen have been married for over 30 years.

Now that their son has moved into his college years, Myrna is spending more time in her crafting activities. She loves scrapbooking and is admired for her jewelry and paper crafting projects. We love seeing what she comes up with next!

 


DIANE SMITH

An Atlanta native, Diane has enjoyed being in Memphis since 1998. A Dental Office Manager for over 20 years, she brings broad experience as our Front Office Administrator. She loves serving our wonderful patients alongside our terrific team and believes creating a harmonious “Daytime Home” helps form trust and loyalty within our team that extends to our patients. 

Organization, efficiency and optimism are some of the gifts she uses each day in supporting our team and the guests she welcomes into our office.

On weekends you’ll find Diane & her husband, Mack, walking Hyde Lake, the Greenline or hitting the gym. Loving the outdoors, sun and water makes gardening and the pool some of her favorites.

Worship and her gal’s Bible Study are her top priorities.

 
 
JEANNINE BROWN

Jeannine hails from New York, although she’s been in the south so long that we claim her.  she has over 20 years of experience in dentistry.  Beginning as a dental assistant in Endodontics, Periodontics, Prosthodontics, and TMJ treatment, she returned home to gain her dental hygiene degree.

Her passion for helping others gain oral health shows in all she does.  Expect to find her most days seeing loyal long-time patients for preventive care, fabricating occlusal guards and splints or tracking implant case status.

Patients appreciate her expertise in occlusion and clarity communicating their dental needs.  We love her versatility in filling so many practice needs during the day.  When not in the office, Jeannine enjoys projects at home, reading great books and helping neighbors.  She gets to the beach as often as possible!


ELIZABETH MACDONALD

Elizabeth graduated from UTHSC in 2017 with a B.S. in Dental Hygiene.  She joined Dr. Cohen’s office in 2018.  Before becoming a hygienist, Elizabeth taught K-5 visual arts at Germantown Elementary.  Now, she teaches patients about proper dental homecare.  She is married and has a stepdaughter.  Elizabeth enjoys painting and spending time with family. 

 

ALICIA FITZHUGH

Alicia earned her bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene in 1982 from UTHSC, where she was a clinical instructor for 15 years.  Alicia has been  a part of Dr. Cohen’s team the past 4 years and enjoys establishing a continuity of care for each of her patients.  A lifelong Memphian, Alicia is married and has two adult sons who are also in the dental field.  Alicia enjoys her grandchildren, Alabama and Memphis football and trips to the beach.

 

STEPHANIE FRAZIER

Stephanie graduated from Memphis Area Vocational Technical School in Dental Assisting in 1993 where she earned her CDA, RDA.  She has worked in the field of dentistry for over 28 years.  Working in dentistry has been rewarding as well as working closely with Dr. Cohen to take care of the procedural and wellness of our patients dental health.  Stephanie enjoys spending time with her family and relaxing in her spare time.