Dr. Jon T. Flint, DMD
Dr. Flint is a Meridian native and enjoys treating patients in his hometown. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from The University of Mississippi where he received his undergraduate degree and received the Taylor Medal, the university’s highest academic honor.
Dr. Flint then went on to earn his dental degree at the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry in Jackson, MS. He takes pride in his education and ultimately finished number one in his dental class.
Dr. Flint enjoys a challenge and strives for perfection in everything he does. His focus is on providing the best dental care that he possibly can.
For Dr. Flint, it’s always a delight to find the unique solution that each patient needs. He loves using the skills he has learned to help others. Dr. Flint has been practicing since 2012 and thinks some of the most rewarding attributes of dentistry are the relationships built with patients. The practice is like one big family!
Speaking of family, Dr. Flint has been married to his wife, Bethany, since 2012. They met at Ole Miss while each was pursuing their undergraduate degrees. They now live in Collinsville, MS and have a three-year-old son, Jasper. The couple is currently expecting their second child, a baby girl, in October.
Dr. David Gilmore, DMD
Dr. David Gilmore has practiced dentistry in Meridian since 1982. He followed his father and great uncle into the profession, and combined, his family has provided continual dental care for local residents for over 85 years.
Dr. Gilmore has trained in many areas of cosmetic and restorative dentistry over the years, and although he is working part-time, he still loves to practice dentistry and stays current on the latest techniques and trends in the profession.
Dr. Gilmore continues to see patients two days a week on Mondays and Tuesdays and has even made several trips to Belize and the Amazon River Basin, providing dental care to those in need.
Dr. Gilmore is married to his wife Mary who worked in the office for many years, and he is active in First Christian Church where he is an Elder and a choir member. Dr. Gilmore’s hobbies include sports, hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family and friends. He has three grown children and four grandchildren.
Donna has 31 years of experience assisting chairside, 25 of those years have been here at Gilmore Family Dentistry. For Donna, being part of a team that helps patients restore their smiles is very rewarding. She strives to make each patient feel at ease by helping provide a great dental experience.
Donna and her husband Roger have 5 children and six grandchildren together. They enjoy boating and spending time at the beach.
Jennifer joined our practice in July of 2016 as Office Manager and Financial Coordinator. A graduate of MSU-Meridian with a degree in Business Administration and an emphasis in Accounting, Jennifer has 14 years of experience in the healthcare industry.
Jennifer is married to Raymond Flint, and they have two daughters, Brenah and Aubrey. She enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with her family in her free time. Building relationships with our patients and having the opportunity to help them is what she most values about her job.
A native of Meridian, Mississippi, Elyse is a registered dental hygienist who graduated from Meridian Community College dental hygiene school in 2007. What Elyse enjoys most about being a dental hygienist is being able to see the immediate difference she has made in each patient after cleaning their teeth.
Having worked in this team for the past 11 years, she has come to think of most of her patients as friends and even family. She truly looks forward to coming to work each day and helping patients find the path to better oral health.
Elyse has two children – Max who is seven and Parker Lee who is four.
A Meridian native, Alicia has been practicing dental hygiene for over 17 years. She first joined Dr. Gilmore’s office in 2008 as a fill-in hygienist, and in 2012 she transitioned into a permanent position. After changing majors three times in college, she finally found her calling in dental hygiene.
“I truly love what I do! It is so gratifying to know that I am making a difference in my patient’s oral health.”
Alicia has been married to her husband, Kendal, for 19 years. They have one daughter, Evie.
Michelle has been practicing in Meridian since completing her degree in dental hygiene in 2005. She graduated with the highest honors and was the recipient of the Proctor and Gamble Preventative Dentistry Award. She has been working with Dr. Flint and Dr. Gilmore since 2012.
“I truly love my job. The doctors, staff, and patients are amazing to work with.”
Michelle and her husband Zach love all things outdoors such as hunting, fishing, and gardening. She is a member of New Hope Baptist Church. Psalm 3:3.