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Michael Cotter, DDS

Dr. Michael Cotter proudly serves as a Major in the US Army Reserves, he is a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics, a member of the American Dental Association and a founding member of the International Academy of Endodontics. Dr. Cotter currently serves as the President of the International Academy of Endodontics.

Dr. Cotter attended St. John’s University where he played college football and double majored in communications and biology. He then attended NYU College of Dentistry where he served as class president for four years.

Following his graduation from NYU in 2000, Dr. Cotter completed a one-year general practice residency at Montefiore Medical Center. He then returned to NYU for a two-year post-graduate program in Endodontics where he served as chief resident in his second year.

After practicing and teaching at Montefiore Medical Center as an Endodontist in the New York area, he founded Endodontics of Westchester Shore in 2003 and Greenwich Endodontics in 2014. Dr. Cotter and his family relocated to Mount Pleasant in 2021 and he looks forward to continuing to grow his new practice, Mount Pleasant Endodontics and serving patients in the low-country. Dr. Cotter also volunteers at the Medical University of South Carolina teaching the Endodontic residents on his off time. 
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Anya Kent, DDS

Dr. Anya Kent earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery from New York University College of Dentistry in 1999 and then received her specialty certification in Endodontics at the VA New York Harbor Healthcare in 2003.  Prior to this she received her Bachelors of Science in Biology from Penn State University in 1993.

Dr. Kent has worked with Dr. Cotter for more than ten years, and currently resides in Mount Pleasant with her husband and 2 daughters.

Dr. Kent is loving all that Charleston and Mount Pleasant have to offer.  She plays tennis, golf and loves the beach with her family.  In her spare time she walks her hound, paints and is in a book club.  She looks forward to providing you with a caring and comfortable root canal experience.

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Anya Kent, DDS

Dr. Anya Kent earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery from New York University College of Dentistry in 1999 and then received her specialty certification in Endodontics at the VA New York Harbor Healthcare in 2003.  Prior to this she received her Bachelors of Science in Biology from Penn State University in 1993.

Dr. Kent has worked with Dr. Cotter for more than ten years, and currently resides in Mount Pleasant with her husband and 2 daughters.

Dr. Kent is loving all that Charleston and Mount Pleasant have to offer.  She plays tennis, golf and loves the beach with her family.  In her spare time she walks her hound, paints and is in a book club.  She looks forward to providing you with a caring and comfortable root canal experience.

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Angie Bollinger, Insurance Director 

Angie Bollinger is a Charleston native. She graduated in 1993 from Trident Tech, and immediately began her career in Dentistry. She enjoys all aspects of Dentistry especially helping patients the most. She resides on John's Island with her husband, David. They have 3 sons & 2 dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys working in her yard, boating, hunting, and being a part of Seacoast Church.

Michelle Haak, Practice Manager

Michelle was born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina. She has worked in the dental industry for 7 years and has been assisting for 2 years. Michelle resides in Mount Pleasant with her husband Tim and together they have a son and daughter. Outside of work Michelle and her family love to spend time on the water and attending local events in the Charleston area!

Allison Sanchez, Dental Assistant

Allison was born and raised in the small town of Andrews, South Carolina. She has been in the dental field for 2 years before joining our team and enjoys everything it has to offer, but her favorite is meeting and connecting with the patients. She resides in Georgetown, South Carolina with her fiancé Zack and their two dogs Reeves and Hux. In her free time Allison enjoys spending time with family and friends, she also has a passion for photography.

Shawna Elliott, Dental Assistant

Shawna lives in the Town of Andrews South Carolina. A previous Orthodontic Assistant, Shawna enjoys her change of pace being in the world of endodontics. Outside of work she loves spending time with friends and family, especially her dog Millie.

Taureyana Smith, Dental Assistant

Taurey attended the Dental assisting program at Greenville Tech and then went on to be an orthodontic assistant for two years before joining our team. She chose the dental field because she enjoys learning about the outcome of each patients journey and what she can do to help them along the way. Taurey loves spending time with her son and taking trips with her friends and family.