General Dentistry

General Dentistry

Meet Our Staff

Verle B. Thompson III, DMD

familyDr. Thompson worked as a mechanical engineer for 8 years before returning to graduate school in Birmingham, AL School of Dentistry. He has always enjoyed intricate detailed work, but being a dentist has offered him the opportunity to build long-term relationships while solving problems that work for each of his unique patients. His gift is putting anxious people at ease, and in communicating honestly and clearly with patients from all walks of life. Dr. Thompson lives with his wife and two children, and a multitude of pets in Murphy, and enjoys motorcycles, hiking, mountain biking, and using his tractor to do yard work for his wife.


hygienistKatie Dockery, RH

Katie loves to keep your smile healthy and beautiful. She is often the first to discover a dental issue and works closely with Dr. Thompson to evaluate your total oral health. Our patients consistently rave about her gentle touch and kind manners. Katie grew up and lives in Murphy with her husband and handsome boys, and they enjoy boating, hiking, and their farm of horses, dogs, and chickens.

hygienistSherry Harrison, RH

Sherry has been a hygienist for 17 years and recently completed her Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene from Wichita State. She has a calm personality and a gentle touch, and she encourages patient participation during their hygiene visits. She grew up in Montana and has 3 grown children and 2 grandchildren. She lives in Warne with her husband Bryan, and their two German shepherds. They enjoy traveling, hiking, kayaking, and playing in the river with the dogs!

Misty McClure

Misty is the first smiling face you’ll see when you visit. Misty works hard to help you understand and maximize your insurance benefits, find a financial plan that works best for you, and schedules your appointments and referrals. She grew up in Maine but is grateful to be living down South. Misty lives with her boyfriend Chris and enjoys visiting friends, hanging out with family, and adopting any sweet animal that wanders across her path.

Grace Williams

Grace is Dr. Thompson’s right hand woman, and she keeps the operatories running smoothly and efficiently. After graduating from AB Tech, she joined our team and we love the skills she brings to our office. She grew up in Murphy and lives here with her boyfriend Carson and their dog. She enjoys fitness and outdoor activities.

MaKenna Cook

MaKenna joined our team and immediately fit right in. She assists Dr. Thompson and Grace, and her joyful spirit and quick wit bring plenty of smiles to the office. She lives in Warne with her family and enjoys being an awesome sister to her younger siblings.