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1400 Front Street
Reidsville, NC 27320

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Office Hours

Monday8:00AM-5:00PM
Tuesday8:00AM-5:00PM
Wednesday8:00AM-5:00PM
Thursday8:00AM-12:00PM

Our Staff

Dr. Robert L. Wheless

Dr. Robert L. Wheless is a Reidsville native and a graduate of Mars Hill College and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Dental School.  He has been practicing in Reidsville since 1979.  His father was a dentist in Reidsville for many years, and his brother is a periodontist in Martinsville, VA.  His patients love his gentle, painless dentistry and his sincere care for them.  Dr. Wheless is married and has three sons and one grandson. 

His hobbies include car racing and golf.

Paulette Barefoot

Clinic Administrator

Paulette Barefoot has been with Dr. Wheless since 1982.  A native of Dunn, NC, she graduated from UNC-G with a degree in Business Education and moved to Reidsville in 1972.  Her concentration is in the financial and insurance aspects of the practice.  She loves our patients and is committed to their total care. 

Paulette is married, has two children, and enjoys reading and bridge.

Beth Booker

Dental Hygienist

Beth Booker received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  She has been working with Dr. Wheless since 1995.  She enjoys her patients and likes discussing the new developments in oral care.  Most of all, she likes to see the improvement of her patients' oral hygiene through their work together.  Beth is married and has three boys and two step-daughters. 

She enjoys running, hiking, the outdoors, and spending time with her wonderful family.

Adrienne Gatton

Clinical Assistant - Team Leader

Adrienne Gatton grew up in Reidsville.  She graduated from GTCC and is a Certified Dental Assistant.  She has been with Dr. Wheless for eleven years and has experience with implants, oral surgery, and orthodontics.  Her love is cosmetic dentistry, and she is passionate about making her patients proud of their smiles. 

Adrienne enjoys running, gardening, and spending time with her husband and three children.

Amber Matthews

Clinical Assistant

Amber Matthews, DAII, grew up in Reidsville and received her Dental Assistant certificate in 2000.  She attended the GTCC Dental Assisting School and the Wake Forest Dental Program for DAII.  She enjoys educating her patients on oral care and treatment. 

Amber loves gardening, crafts, and spending time with her husband Josh and her boxer Moses Ryan.

Terrie Brooks

Dental Hygienist

Terrie received her Dental Hygiene degree from Coastal Carolina Community College in Jacksonville, NC in 1997.  She grew up in Wilmington, NC and also attended UNC-W.  Terrie enjoys building relationships with her patients and educating them on good oral health.  

In her free time, she enjoys traveling, practicing hot yoga, doing crossfit, crafts/pottery, and spending time with her dog Jaxson and her cat Jade.  Terrie joined our staff in the summer of 2013.

Deb Bibee

Hygiene Coordinator

Deb joined our practice on April 16, 2014. During her 28-year career in dentistry, Deb has served several roles from dental assistant to receptionist to hygiene coordinator. Deb always has a smile and enjoys making patients feel at home when they come into the practice. Deb grew up in Ruffin and has been married for 36 years to her husband Tim. They have two sons and two grandsons. Deb enjoys spending time with her family, going to all the sporting events, and supporting all the children. She is also involved in her church, serving on numerous committees. She has also been helping with Feed the Hungry for about six years.

April Barford

Clinical Assistant

April joined our practice in April 2014.  She has been a dental assistant for 13 years and attended GTCC.  She received an Associate's Degree in science and certifications in Medical Assisting, Phlebotomy, and EKG.  She is an active member of Phi Theta Kappa and served as president while attending ECPI in Greensboro.

April has a daughter Reagan, is engaged, and hopes to be married this fall.  She enjoys gardening, riding motorcycles, and spending time with her family and friends.