Meet Our Team


Becky Spencer Registered Dental Hygienist

Becky has been with Dr Yang’s office for several years. She graduated from UNC-CH and is a Tar Heel fan. She has many years of experience that she brings to the practice. She has been blessed to be able to work with several generations in some of our patient families. Becky is proud of the relationships she has built with her patients and feels like it makes it easier to help them maintain a healthy mouth. Many of her patients she actually considers friends. Other than doing the traditional dental cleanings, x-rays and periodontal treatments, Becky is our OSHA coordinator and our Radiation Safety Officer.

She is married to her husband of almost 40 years and they have 2 grown married children who live nearby. She has 4 grand dogs and 1 grand cat. Becky loves spending time with her family and friends and loves to travel.

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Stephanie Burleson Certified Dental Assistant

Stephanie received her associates degree and dental assisting diploma from RCCC in 2013. She has been with the practice since 2015. She is a native of California and has lived in NC since 2007. She currently lives in China Grove, NC with her husband, Nathan, and daughter, Gemma. In her free time, Stephanie enjoys spending time with family and gardening.

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Jennifer Cowan Certified Dental Assistant

Jennifer has been a Certified Dental Assistant with Dr. Yang for 17 years. She started with Dr. Yang when she was still in dental assisting school at Rowan Cabarrus Community College. She loves working with all of our patients and says they feel like family.

Jennifer has two young children and a dog that is more rotten then the children! She’s been happily married for over 7 years and loves to cook, be outdoors and travel with family.

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Sonya Rosa Registered Dental Hygienist

Sonya is a 1990 graduate from UNC with a bachelor of science degree in dental hygiene. For the past 19 years, she has been a part of Yang Family Dentistry. Sonya enjoys spending much of her free time at the beach with her husband and daughter.

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Angela Stoodley Registered Dental Hygienist

Angie has been practicing Dental Hygiene for 27 years, with the last 15 being with Dr Yang. Originally from the Chicago area, she attended and graduated for Southern Illinois University, with an Associate Degree in Applied Science Dental Hygiene. Angie and her husband along with their 3 sons moved to Salisbury in March of 2002 due to a transfer with her husbands career. She enjoys being outdoors, gardening and camping with her family. The most rewarding part of her career has been the patients she has met and the friendships she has made along the way.

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Kyndal Fisher Certified Dental Assistant

Kyndal has been a DA II since 2012 and is the newest member of the Yang Klan joining in September of 2018. Kyndal loves to make people laugh and feel as comfortable as possible in the dental chair. She’s been happily married since 2010 with 2 children. Her passion is loving and spending time with her animals and family on her mini farm.

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Laura Cotney Certified Dental Assistant

Laura has been a certified dental assistant for 31 years. Her main priority is the patients experience, helping them relax and leaving with a healthy smile. Her greatest enjoyment is spending time with her 2 grown children, Tyler and Hayley. She and her husband have a great love for rescuing animals. Camping, fishing and creating stained glass projects together is their relaxing time.

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Shelly Galloway Office Manager

Shelly Galloway has been a certified dental assistant since 1985 and she has worked as a dental office manager since 1996. Shelly and her husband, Mike, enjoy spending time with family and they enjoy camping and fishing at the North Carolina coast.

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