Our dedicated team strives to provide extraordinary "State of the Art" comprehensive dentistry with an emphasis on prevention, education and 5 star service. We are passionate about building long lasting relationships with our patients to achieve their optimum health and well being.
Meet the Doctors
Tom Fisher, DDS
Dr. Fisher is a graduate of both the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Ohio State University School of Dentistry. He is a qualified, trusted and informed dental practitioner. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Second District Dental Society and the Charlotte Dental Society.
Arnold Ma, DDS
Dr. Ma is a 1997 graduate of the Indiana University School of Dentistry and a member of both the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Ma has earned a certificate in hospital dentistry and holds a part-time faculty teaching position at Carolinas Medical Center.
Meet the Team
Heather - Doctor Coordinator
Heather our Doctor Coordinator has been with Dilworth Family Dentistry since 2003. She enjoys interacting with our wonderful patients making them feel like longtime friends. Heather is the glue that holds our dental team together. She was born and raised in Memphis, TN and now lives with her husband Kenneth and their two handsome boys Payton and Wyatt in Belmont. Heather enjoys spending quality time with her family and loves to travel.
Jessica - Hygiene Coordinator
Jessica our Hygiene Coordinator has the friendliest voice you will most likely hear when you call Dilworth Dentistry. She has come to us with over 13 years of customer service experience and has been with Dilworth Family Dentistry since 2013. Her favorite thing about our practice is the family she's found in her coworkers and our wonderful patients. Jessica was born and raised in Mount Holly and is a HUGE Panthers and Hornets fan. She enjoys spending time with her husband Jason and has one nephew who she adores.
Julie - Dental Assistant
Julie started her career in Rochester New York where she graduated from Elmwood School of Dental Assisting in 1985. Julie has been with Dilworth Family Dentistry since 2009 and she truly enjoys her patients, and takes the needs of the dentists, staff, and patients very seriously. Julie has two grown children Brandon and Miranda who she is extremely proud of. Julie enjoys spending time with close friends, working on various home projects, road trips, movies and Reality TV.
Katina - Dental Assistant
Katina joined Dilworth Family Dentistry in 2015 and came to us with over 20 years’ experience in the dental field. She loves her patients and when someone conquers their fear of dental work and feels comfortable in the dental chair, it’s very rewarding to her. She enjoys getting to know our patients and caring for their dental needs. She is originally from Delaware and moved here with her husband Steven and their two boys Kai and Josiah in 2008. She loves volunteering her time helping others, cooking, traveling and spending time with her family.
Makiko - Hygienist
Makiko started her career as a Dental Hygienist in Tokyo, Japan in 1995 and joined Dilworth Family Dentistry in 2007. She graduated from Dental Nippon Community College in Japan and also CPCC in North Carolina. She has a love and passion for providing excellent dental care and educating her patients. Makiko enjoys traveling and eating out with her husband Eric. She is a true animal lover and has one Westie named Coco who she adores.
Caroline - Hygienist
Caroline knew she wanted to work in the dental field since she was six years old. She attended Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington, NC for her Associates in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. She also received her Bachelor’s degree in Spanish with a minor in Biology from UNC-Wilmington. Caroline joined Dilworth Family Dentistry in 2010 and loves getting to know our patients and helping them achieve a healthy smile is one of her most rewarding things as a hygienist. Caroline loves spending time outdoors with her husband Matthias and their dogs Harvey and Cedar. She also loves to sing and garden.
Tracy - Hygienist
Tracy was proud to join the Dilworth Family Dentistry team in 2016. She is from Asheville, NC where she graduated from Dental Hygiene school in 2004. Tracy took her hygiene career to 5 states across the US and even the U.S. Virgin Islands. She loves getting to know her patients and making them feel comfortable in the dental chair. Tracy dedicates her spare time to several animal causes and loves traveling with her wonderful husband.
Lauren - Hygienist
Lauren is proud to join the Dilworth Family Dentistry team in 2016. She graduated from Guilford Technical Community College with an Associate’s in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Lauren is from Granite Falls, NC, and is passionate about oral health and enjoys educating her patients. She loves spending time with her large extended family as well as biking, going to the beach and being involved in church.