LaTonya Ware, DDS
Dr. Ware attended Gentry High School from 1994-1995 and graduated in 1997 from Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science. In 2001, Dr. Ware received a Bachelor of Science degree magna cum laude in Chemistry with an emphasis in international studies from Tougaloo College. In 2005, she earned a
Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Dentistry. Since 2006, Dr. Ware has owned and operated Ware Family Dental Clinic,LLC in Grenada, providing comprehensive dental treatments for all ages. Additionally, she has been an on-staff dentist at
the University of Mississippi Medical Center of Grenada since 2006, serving on the Surgery and Performance Improvement Coordinating committees until 2015. Dr. Ware also owns Oceanpointe Dental Academy of MS, a career based Registered Dental Assistant school and co-owns The UPS Store 7302 Grenada branch with her husband Bryan Davis, Jr.
Dr. Ware is recognized for her knowledge of industry products, new technology, methods, devices and procedures. Ware Family Dental offers same day crown and bridge with Cerec PrimeScan. She’s a member of the Mississippi Dental Association, Mississippi Dental Society, Mississippi Women Dentists, Chamber of Commerce for Grenada County (executive board) and past president of Grenada Professionals Association. She received the “Outstanding Woman of Leadership Award” from the International Women’s Leadership Association. She was also named 2017 Woman of the Year by Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc Pi Sigma Lambda Chapter for her philanthropic work and dedication to the
Youth of Grenada County. She is also an annual member of TCNAA (Tougaloo College National Alumni Association) . She was recently named Tougaloo College 40 under 40 inductees 2017 and Top Minority Business Leader for Delta Business Journal December 2017 issue. Dr Ware is also a member of the AAFE (American Academy of Facial Esthetics).
Dr. Ware strives to provide the most comprehensive, up-to-date, ethical dental treatment available and enjoys seeing the results herself and in her patients’ smile!
Kathryn is a dental hygienist from Holcomb, MS that joined our team in November 2012. Kathryn went to Delta State after graduating high school in 2006. She graduated as a Registered Dental Hygienist from Mississippi Delta Community College with an associate degree in applied sciences after completing the Dental Hygiene Technology program in 2011. After practicing for 3 years, Kathryn returned to college online through The University of Mississippi Medical Center. In 2016, she graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. Kathryn loves providing the best care for her patients while having fun doing what she loves! She is a dental assisting instructor for OceanPointe Dental Academy. Kathryn is also the owner and operator of Grenada Loxor Radiology, an MSDBE-approved dental radiology seminar. Kathryn has been married since 2011 and has 2 beautiful children.
Dental Hygiene Assistant
Daley has been a team member of Ware Family Dental since April 2016. Daley enjoys speaking one on one with patients about their treatment plan and answering any questions they may have. During her free time she loves to spend time with her husband, Jake, and their two boys, John Warren and Grayson.
Danielle is from Grenada, MS and joined our team in February 2015. Danielle is a dental assistant and sterilization tech and is certified to take dental radiographs, is trained as a chairside assistant, and assists in the sterilization and sanitizing of all dental instruments and equipment. Danielle has a little boy name Leland.
Marsha joined the Ware Family Dental team in March of 2008. She has over 20 years of experience in the Dental field with knowledge of chairside assisting, front office work, lab work and administrative duties. She’s eager to handle all aspects of her job. Marsha is the type of office manager who works with her team instead of just telling her team to work. She steps in to work any department, from sterilization to reception, working with the team to maximize patient satisfaction and the success of the practice. She loves long range shooting with her husband Chris, hunting, fishing and spending time with her family, especially the grands.
Julie is an aggressive scheduler that joined our team in March 2010. She is the first and last team member in contact with our patients. She loves seeing the patient through from start to finish!!She is married and has one child. She enjoys reading books and spending time with family.
Johna joined our team in August 2007. She is a crucial part of our collection team, as she verifies allpatient insurance and collects patient payments after their appointment. She is a native of Vicksburg,MS, that moved to Grenada with her family in 2004. She graduated from Warren Central High Schooland attended Hinds Junior College in Raymond, MS. She is married to Joey and they have two children.
Sterilization Technician/ Lab Coordinator
Kelsey joined our team in September 2020 after graduation from Oceanpointe Dental Academy. Kelsey is a dental assistant, sterilization technician, and lab coordinator. When not at work she enjoys being outside and spending time with her boyfriend Matthew and her dogs Kimber and Allie Allen. Kelsey's favorite thing about her job is seeing her patient's new smile!
Lead Dental Assistant
Quisha is our lead dental assistant. She joined our team in September 2020 after graduation from Oceanpointe Dental Academy. She is a native from Winona, MS, where she graduated from Winona High School. She also has a bachelor's of sociology from the University of MS. She spends a lot of her free time catching up on the latest movies, training her two dogs, and cooking new meals.
Hadley is one of our dental assistants. She joined our team in April 2021 after graduating from Oceapointe Dental Academy. She is anxiously awaiting the arrival of her son, Briggs, in July 2022. During her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and her dog, Bree. Hadley's favorite part of her job is helping our patients transform their smile.
Insurance Coordinator/Outgoing Receptionist
Carson joined our team in October 2021 after graduating from Oceapointe Dental Academy.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Teresa Liberto, a native of Grenada, is a registered dental hygienist. She graduated from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 1982 where she served as class president for 2 years. She obtained an associate's degree in Dental Hygiene. Teresa has dedicated a lifetime to patient care in the field of dentistry. She specializes in periodontal care. While she loves difficult cases, she also loves children and inspiring good habits. Teresa has 2 adult daughters and 2 grandchildren. She fills her time with family and friends. Her hobbies are cooking and exercising. She is very dedicated to our patients total wellbeing. She brings 40 years of skill and knowledge to our patients.