Robert C. Hull, D.D.S., P.C.

Dentist in Lexington, VA

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

 

Dr. Robert Hull, D.D.S.

Dentist

Lexington, VA Dentist - Robert C. Hull, D.D.S., P.C.Dr. Robert Hull, a native of Lexington, Virginia, graduated from Washington and Lee University with a degree in Biology in 1996. He went on to study at Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, where he graduated with his D.D.S. in 2000. He finished ranked 2nd in his class clinically, having completed more procedures at that time than any other student in CWRU history. The O.O.A. M. S named him the Case Western’s Dental Student of the Year in 2000. He also volunteered at the Free Clinic of Cleveland.

After graduation in 2000, he obtained a score of 99% out of 100% on the SRTA boards. Shortly thereafter, he joined into his father’s private practice in Lexington, Virginia. A year later, he helped to relocate his rapidly growing practice to a larger, state-of-the-art facility with the help of Henry Schein Dental.

In 2006, Dr. Robert established his own general practice, with a continued emphasis on quality dentistry and a wide mix of procedures utilizing as much current, beneficial technology as possible to increase quality, comfort, productivity, and profitability. Some of these technologies he has successfully incorporated include digital radiography and imaging, laser procedures, and CAD/CAM dentistry via the E4D system.

Dr. Robert occasionally lectures around the region to other dentists on modern technology and current dental techniques for Schein, Ivoclar, and E4D technologies. He has volunteered at the Free Clinic in Rockbridge County. He participates in Donated Dental Services and he is currently on the State Committee for the New Dentist. He is a member of the ADA, VDA, and SVDA. He travels around the country, whenever possible, to learn from the key opinion leaders in modern dentistry.

Dr. Robert is married with 3 beautiful children and resides in Lexington, Virginia.

 

Dina

Office Manager

Dina is an Arizona native. She was born and raised in Tucson. In 1997 she moved to Flagstaff, AZ where she graduated from Northern Arizona University with a degree in Advertising from the School of Communication in 2001. Directly after graduating NAU, she took a job in Public Relations with a hospital in Central Arizona. Dina loved working in the healthcare industry where she grew relationships with patients and public alike. 

Prior to moving to Lexington, Dina worked as a Membership Director for a private resort and golf club in Sedona, AZ. She enjoyed coordinating club activities, events, charity functions and serving on the Executive Committee.

She moved to Lexington with her son in 2006 where she worked as a Floral Designer and Wedding Coordinator for six years. During that time, she served as a volunteer with Lexington Fire/Rescue and was an active member of the Lexington Jaycees. Dina joined our practice in August 2011.

When Dina isn't working she enjoys spending time with her husband, Kevin; son, Jaden; and Golden Retriever, Riley. She also enjoys camping, traveling, gardening, hiking and volunteering within her community.

 

Leanne, R.D.H.

Dental Hygienist

Leanne lived is from the small community of Abbs Valley, VA on the outskirts of Bluefield, VA. After graduating high school she decided to go into dental hygiene and was hooked after the first class. She graduated from Wytheville Community College in spring 2017 with an Associates in Applied Science with a major in Dental Hygiene. She loves meeting new patients, forming relationships, and providing them with the best care possible. Growing up, she has always had good dental experiences and strives to leave patients with the same assurance. Leanne enjoys spending time with her family (mom, dad, and younger sister) and my boyfriend John. In her spare time, she likes to play with her Yorkie, Sadie, and take her for walks. Leanne loves to spend time in the outdoors. When it's warm, she likes to hike and occasionally fish. She looks forward to meeting you and caring for your smile.

 

Makayla, R.D.H.

Dental Hygienist

Makayla

Makayla is from Stuarts Draft, VA. She graduated from Stuarts Draft High School in 2013. After graduating, she attended Blue Ridge Community College for two years, undecided on a major. She knew that she wanted to be in the health field but not sure which career would be the best fit. She loves meeting new people, building new relationships, and caring for others. With that being said, while attending BRCC, Makayla decided that Dental Hygiene was the career path she wanted to take and thought it would be the most rewarding. She then moved to Wytheville, VA in 2016 to attend Wytheville Community College to study Dental Hygiene. She completely fell in love with it, especially seeing the smile on her patients' face after their cleaning. She graduated from the Hygiene program in May of 2018 and is eager to provide all of her patients with the best care and to acquire new relationships with each, and relocated back to the Staunton area after graduating.

In her free time, Makayla loves being outdoors (hiking and fishing) and spending time with her friends/family especially her dog, Mylo. She Is very outgoing and wants to travel new places and experience new things - top of the list is skydiving and scuba diving. She is also an avid Hokies and Yankee fan!!

She looks forward to meeting you and having a long career as a Hygienist.

 

Atlee, R.D.H.

Dental Hygienist

Atlee was born and raised in Fluvanna County, Virginia. After graduating high school, she moved to Wytheville, Virginia to start dental hygiene school. She graduated in May of 2018 with her degree in dental hygiene. Helping people has always been a passion for Atlee, and she loves being able to build relationships with her patients and provide them with the best experiences possible as she cares for their smiles.

In her free time Atlee likes to spend time with her husband and friends, swim and free dive and be outside. She loves to learn, and she plans to earn her EMT certification and continue serving her community by providing emergency medical care.

 

Beverly

Dental Assistant

Beverly Merchant - Dental AssistantBeverly was born in Danville, VA. After her marriage in 1996, she found herself in the Shenandoah Valley. While settling in Waynesboro, she answered an ad for a job as a Dental Assistant, and thus began her love of dentistry.

She worked as an Assistant until her first child was born. After working in various dental practices, she was offered the chance to instruct a Dental Assisting course the evenings at Valley Career and Technical Center. She has enjoyed instructing this class for 11 years now. It has afforded her the opportunity to spend more time with her three children Evan, Alex, and Avery during their early years.

Her recent move to Rockbridge County found her joining the team at Hull Dentistry. Being back in an office setting has been beneficial as well as educational after a long break!! She loves being in beautiful Rockbridge County, spending time with her three great children and staying very active with her church.

 

Amanda

Dental Assistant

Amanda

Amanda was born and raised in Augusta County and has lived the last 10 years in Bath County with her husband and two children. Amanda has worked in the health and dental fields for most of her adult life. Being home schooled allowed Amanda to start her career earlier than most. Becoming a Certified Nurses Aide in 2005 at the age of 16 she has worked in a variety of health care settings. Working in private care, senior facilities, and hospitals Amanda has a love for taking care of people. Six years after completing her CNA at Valley Vo-Tech in Fishersville, she completed the Certified Dental Assistant program there in 2011. Amanda strives to continue to better her education in order to maximize her ability to perform in the various task of her job. She has certifications from Central Virginia Training Center, VCU School of Dentistry, and the Central Shenandoah EMS Council. Working in two hospitals as a PCT, ER Assistant, and Surgical Floor Nurse Assistant, as well as Dental Hygiene Assistant in private practice - Health Care has been Amanda's life.

In her spare time she enjoys the beach, reading a good mystery book, fishing with her husband Dusty, taking her daughters Alexia and Aubrey to the pool, spending time with her family and her two husky's Destiny & Apache.

 

Brittany

Accounts Manager

Brittany was born and raised in Greeneville, Tennessee. Since then, she has moved around quite a bit. From 2006-2010, Brittany attended the University of Tennessee where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. In 2011, Brittany married her husband, Justin, and moved to Southwest Virginia to be the newest members of the football coaching staff at UVA-Wise. In April of 2014, Brittany, Justin, and their young son, Kam, moved to Lexington to join the football coaching staff at Virginia Military Institute.

Brittany attended South Greene High School and played one year of basketball at Tusculum College before moving to the University of Tennessee to work with the men's basketball team and then finish her education.

Brittany and her family are avid sports fans. Her husband, Justin, played football at Virginia Tech, had a stint in the NFL with the Cleveland Browns and the Washington Redskins and now coaches college football full-time. Brittany loves the Tennessee Volunteers and helps coach Lylburn Downing's middle school girl's basketball team.

Brittany enjoys cooking, working out, watching scary movies, being outdoors, going to church and playing with her son, Kam, and dog, Bella. As often as she can, Brittany drives to Tennessee to see her family, especially her identical twin sister, Brooke, and nieces, Charli and Landri.

 

Natalie

Scheduling Coordinator

Natalie is a New Jersey native coming from Essex County to Rockbridge County in 2002.  After 9/11, her father who worked on Wall Street decided it was time for a change of pace and scenery and moved the family to a farm in Virginia.  She is a graduate of Parry McCluer High School class of 2012. She then moved to Blacksburg to attend Radford University to earn a Degree in Business and Marketing.  Natalie has been in customer service for many years and loves working with people and helping others. She most recently found herself in the banking world, before joining our team in 2016! Natalie is a huge animal lover and spends a lot of time volunteering and helping in animal rescue.

She has family on both coasts with her mother’s side in New Jersey/ New York and her father’s side in California and Mexico, both of which she visits often. She is also glad to have moved to Virginia where she has discovered her love to fish, hunt, and be outdoors. Virginia is also where Natalie met her fiancé and will be getting married in September 2017! She is the youngest of 3, with one older sister; Olivia, and an older brother; Lucas. Natalie’s mother is an educational advocate for children with special needs. Her sister Olivia is also an in-home therapist for children and adults with special needs. Natalie’s father is a middle school teacher, coach, and also owns his own Beef Jerky business!

In her free time, Natalie loves to spend time with friends, family, and her two German Shepherds, Remington and Miller. She also enjoys shooting, playing pranks, and all sorts of crafts and projects.

 

Megan

Financial Coordinator

Megan was born and raised in a small town in West Virginia. She was a graduate of Greenbrier East High School in 2003. Following high school, Megan attended Bridgewater College where she graduated in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Science. She later moved to the Lexington area in 2012. Prior to joining Dr. Robert's practice, Megan was a Front Office and Medical Assistant at MedExpress Urgent Care for four years where she loved working in patient care. 

In Megan's free time, she enjoys spending time with her beautiful daughters, visiting family, traveling, spending time outdoors, and cheering on the Mountaineers. LET'S GO! 

 

Taylor

Benefits Coordinator

Taylor was born and raised in Rockbridge County. She graduated from RCHS in 2012. She is currently taking classes at Liberty University online. In 2015, Taylor married her husband Shane and also gained a step-daughter, Shaylee. Two years later in June 2017, Shane and Taylor welcomed their first born son, Ashby. In Taylor's spare time she enjoys being with family and hanging out with her kids.

 

Evan Merchant

Hygiene Assistant

Evan was born on July 31, 2001, in Charlottesville, making him the youngest employee of Hull Dentistry. He's a fresh face in a sea full of women at the office. He graduates from Rockbridge County High School in 2019. Evan enjoys playing and watching baseball and football (Atlanta Braves and Washington Redskins fan!) He loves to read fiction books, andany kind of books he can get his hands on. Evan lives his life by following the advice of his mother, who happens to work here as well (spoiler, his mom is Beverly!) and following the directions given in the Bible.