Meet the Mint Dental Care Team
These are the faces of our wonderful staff that you will meet when you come visit our office! Learn more about our dentists and the rest of the staff by clicking on the pictures!
Dr. Trent McCord
Dr. Trent McCord grew up in Northwest Arkansas. He attended college at William Jewell College in Kansas City, MO, where he met his wife, Sara. He then went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. In dental school, he was the class vice president and won the Edward L. Wilson Award. Active in his community, Dr. McCord serves as a volunteer dentist with the Samaritan Community Center in Northwest Arkansas. In 2015, he was named their volunteer of the year. Dr. McCord and his wife have three beautiful daughters, Collins, Finley, and Perin, a little boy named Tate, and their dog, Bourbon. When not at work, Dr. McCord enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, reading, and fishing. He is also a big Arkansas Razorbacks fan!
Dr. Chelsea Knox
Dr. Chelsea Knox attended the University of Oklahoma, completing her bachelor’s degree in zoology. She then earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry, where she received pediatric dentistry honors. While in dental school, she ranked #2 in her class and was inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon, which is a national dental honor society based on clinical skills, merit, and community outreach. Dr. Knox is a member of the American Dental Association and the Arkansas State Dental Association. She enjoys volunteering and has gone on a dental mission trip to Peru. Outside of dentistry, she loves to kayak and hike, enjoying the natural beauty that Northwest Arkansas has to offer. She also plays in an adult volleyball league. Although Dr. Knox is an Oklahoma native, she is an avid Razorback fan.
Dr. Alyssa LeBoeuf
Dr. Alyssa LeBoeuf completed her undergraduate degree at Pittsburg State University. Then attended Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska where she completed her Doctorate in Dentistry. She is originally a Northwest Arkansas Native, but recently moved back to the area. She has been apart of the Mint Dental Care team since November 2020. She originally chose dentistry due to her experience as a child having a congenitally missing tooth replaced. She has a strong passion to help those in need get out of pain, and to assist in giving patients a better smile. When not at the office she can be found doing all things outdoors with her husband and her pets. She has an outdoor cat, Obi, that loves to roam and play in the snow and rain. During quarantine, her and her husband got a border collie, Arlo, to take with them hiking, fishing, and camping.
Tasha, RDH - Business Administrator
Tasha is the Business Administrator for Mint Dental Care, and is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She received her Bachelors of Science from UAFS in 2016. She joined the Mint Team in June 2016 as the first hygienist! She is married and is expecting her first child in October 2021. She has a niece Aubrianna and a nephew Draeh. She enjoys spending time with her family and her two French Bulldogs, Harley Quinn and Zusi. When not at work she likes to float on the Buffalo River, Hike, and read fantasy books!
Veronica, RDH - Hygiene Lead
Veronica is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She is fluent in Spanish and grew up in Northwest Arkansas. She loves coffee, anything pink and glittery, and chocolate! When not at work, you can find Veronica gardening, shopping, or spending time outside with her friends and family!
Kimberly is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She joined the Mint Team in October of 2017. She loves Texas Sheet Cake and spending time on the lake. She's also an avid Razorback fan, an Enneagram 6, and a One Tree Hill aficionado.
Kaila is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She is an Arkansas Native and loves red velvet cake, coffee and the Missouri Tigers. When she’s not at work, you’ll find Kaila outside hiking and floating or crafting if it’s a rainy day!
Katherine joined the Mint Dental Care Team as a Registered Dental Hygienist in June 2021. She recently moved to the area from Chicago, and is excited to enjoy a little warmer weather. She and her husband are opening an optometry clinic in Downtown Bentonville. They are excited to begin setting down roots in the area!!
Cadie is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She joined the Mint Dental Care team in June 2021. She graduated from UAMS, and recently moved here from Batesville, MO. She enjoys spending time with friends, and trying new places in the area!
Bailey is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated from MSSU May 2021. She joined the team in June! She enjoys spending time with friends on the weekends, and exploring what NWA has to offer.
Chris - Front Lead
Chris is our Front Desk Manager. She loves Starbucks, the color pink, and anything chocolate. Chris has two grown children and four dogs. When not at work, you can find Chris at home with her husband, probably making something delicious in her kitchen!
Jennifer - Insurance Coordinator
Jenn works at the front desk and manages our insurance claims process. She's an Enneagram 5 and loves The Office, Chickfila, and peanut M&Ms. Jenn is a big fan of dogs! She has two of her own, and when she's not at work, she can be found volunteering at the Humane Society in Rogers.
Mary - Treatment Coordinator
Mary works at our front desk, and helps our patients check out at the end of their visit. She recently moved here from Washington State with her husband, youngest son, and a pug named Tedrick Snickerdoodles the III. Mary is an Enneagram 2 and loves banana cream pie and watching HGTV. When not at work, you can find Mary with her family, exploring all that NWA has to offer - especially the hiking trails!
Hannah - Front Check-In
Hannah is originally from Kansas. She joined the Mint Dental Care Team in February 2021! She is normally the first smiling face you will be greeted with when entering our office. She enjoys spending time with her family, her mini poodle Toby, and her new puppy, Winnie.
Anna - Front Check-Out
Anna recently joined our front desk team. She began as a Mint Dental Care patient, and loved us so much she decided to join the team! She is one of the faces you get to see upon checking in and/or checking out! She enjoys attending Bentonville First Fridays, and spending time with her friends and family.
Dany, RDA - Assistant Lead
Dany is our Lead Registered Dental Assistant. She was born in Honduras, and has lived in NWA since she was five. When not at work, you’ll most likely find her at home grilling for her family or going on a bike ride around NWA with her husband and their daughter. Dany is an Enneagram 9, and loves sour candy and chocolate cake!
Austin is a Registered Dental Assistant. Austin also has a Bachelors degree in International Political Studies and German and a Masters degree in International Affairs, German & European studies. Austin is an Enneagram 3, and he loves black iced coffee, cheesecake, and sour gummy candy! When he's not at work, you can find Austin visiting family in Mountain Home, studying for Dental School, or hanging out at Bentonville Brewing Co!
Brooke is a Registered Dental Assistant. Brooke has two cats, loves cookie dough ice cream, and spending time with family. When she's not at work, you can find her at the lake fishing or on a patio somewhere enjoying a drink!
Taylor is a Registered Dental Assistant that joined the Mint Dental Care Team in November 2020. She is married, and has a 1 year old son. In her free time she enjoys spending time with them and watching her son learn new things.
Hannah is a Registered Dental Assistant. She assists with Dr. LeBoeuf, and loves to help patients with dental anxiety enjoy their visit as much as possible! She is married and has a 1 year old daughter. She spends most of her time outside of work with her family and friends.
Monica is a Registered Dental Assistant that joined the team in December 2020. She is our runner, which entails working in all areas of the office. She helps with lab, sterilization, and with patients! We catch Monica singing or laughing at all times of the day! She enjoys being with friends and family throughout the week trying new things. She is a first generation college graduate in her family. She is currently in school to become a Dental Hygienist, and already holds an associates degree in Art.
Victoria is a Registerd Dental Assistant that joined the Mint Dental Care Team in March of 2021. You will normally see her working with Dr. Knox's team throughout the work week. When not at work, you will find her enjoying time her husband and children.
Laney is an Arkansas Native. She joined the Mint Dental Care Team in June 2021 as a Registered Dental Assistant. She assists with Dr. LeBoeuf and Dr. McCord, and enjoys learning about all the ways we are able to help our patients! She enjoys spending time with friends and family in her free time.
Mollie is a Registered Dental Assistant that joined the Mint Dental Care Team in June 2021! She is from the Springdale area, and loves NWA. In her free time she enjoys spending time with friends, family, and her two dogs, Bunny and Blue!
Bourbon is a Bernedoodle and has completed six weeks of off-site training to be a certified therapy dog for our office! He loves his toy llama and going on walks, and he really dislikes balloons. And of course, his favorite sports teams are the Razorbacks and the Chiefs!