Meet the Team

Our Doctors Deliver a Brighter Smile

General dentists in Winston-Salem, Eddie Baust, DMD and Chase Joyce, DMD, take the time to listen to their patients in order to better understand their concerns. They empathize with their patients and want them to know they are being treated by a professional team that cares about their oral health. By making sure they listen to what their patients are saying, Dr. Baust and Dr. Joyce are able to help them achieve their dental goals.

Dr. Baust and Dr. Joyce enjoy having the ability to change the lives of their patients on a daily basis. Modern dental methods allow them to provide a level of care that is determined by the individual needs of the patient. Whether the patient needs preventative care, has a cosmetic dental issue or is suffering from mouth pain, both doctors are committed to making a long-lasting difference that improves the confidence and quality of life of the patient.

Dr. Eddie Baust

Edward Baust III, DMD

Dr. Edward Baust graduated from The University of Georgia with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a focus in Neuro-Psychology. He then attended LECOM School of Dental Medicine in Sarasota, Florida and graduated in 2017.

Dr. Baust is originally from Georgia, which is where he met his wife, Dr. Krysten Sherrod. She also attended the University of Georgia and then went on to graduate from Florida State University College of Medicine in 2017. After graduating dental school Dr. Baust and his wife moved to Greenville, NC. Dr. Baust and Dr. Joyce remained friends after dental school and both attended an extensive implant training course in Durham, NC. It was there that they began to talk about their goals of opening a practice together and that was the beginning of Twin Oaks Dentistry. Dr. Baust and his wife moved to Winston-Salem in December of 2020 with the dream of opening a dental practice and making it their new home. His goal is to make every patient feel welcome to the practice and to answer all questions. Having a good dental experience is very important and that is what Dr. Baust strives to achieve for every patient.

In his spare time, he likes to travel to new cities, explore nature and on nice days he likes to take to the sky and go flying. On Saturdays in the fall, you can find him and Dr. Sherrod cheering on their beloved football team, the Georgia Bulldogs. Dr. Baust is also an avid music enthusiast, drummer, golfer and enjoys all things general aviation.


  • LECOM School of Dental Medicine, 2017
  • University of Georgia, BS in Psychology, 2012
      Dr. Chase Joyce

      Chase Joyce, DMD

      Dr. Chase Joyce is a native to the Winston-Salem area, and aside from moving away for school, he’s lived here all his life. He received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from East Carolina University in 2012 and his Doctor of Dental Medicine from LECOM School of Dental Medicine in 2017. 

      Following Dental School, he returned to his hometown area and married his wife, Laura. They now live in Kernersville, NC and recently had their first child. During his time away from the office, Dr. Joyce enjoys spending time with his family, camping, fishing, hiking and riding four wheelers.

      In his professional life, Dr. Joyce enjoys offering the very best of care for his patients. He understands that many patients don’t enjoy coming to the dental office and tries his very best to put patients at ease. He strives to ensure that his patients are comfortable and finds a way to restore their smile in the best way possible. As a member of the American Dental Association, he’s always looking to continually learn the latest in dentistry.


      • LECOM School of Dental Medicine, 2017
      • East Carolina University, BS in Biology, 2012

        Affiliations and Awards

        • American Dental Association
        • North Carolina Dental Society

        Team Members

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        Mollie Lane, Dental Hygienist

        Mollie first received her certification in dental assisting at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2018. She then attended Wayne Community College and graduated with a dental hygiene degree in 2021 and is now a practicing hygienist. Mollie was born and raised in Smithfield, NC, located in Johnston County. She moved to Winston-Salem in 2021 and, after getting married, lives in Germanton with her husband, Bradley. In her free time, you can find her in the kitchen baking goods, fishing on a lake, or spending time with her family at the beach. She also enjoys traveling and exploring new places. As a Dental Hygienist, her goal is to provide the best care and oral health education to her patients. She believes that this office allows patients to get the best care possible with all the new and up-to-date technologies available.
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        Sommer Nelson, Dental Hygienist

        Sommer joined the practice in January of 2023. She attended Forsyth Technical Community College, where she received a degree in Dental Hygiene. Sommer and her husband Wil, reside in Germanton, NC with their sweet cat, Bella. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and in her free time, you will find her shopping, boating, and attending the UNC Tarheel games.
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        Deanna Reinhard, Dental Hygienist

        Deanna attended Valdosta State University, where she earned a dental hygiene degree in 2013, and she also holds a Bachelor of Applied Science degree. She is originally from Georgia and now lives in King, NC, with her family. Deanna’s passion is to educate her patients in oral health to help improve their overall quality of life. She loves people and looks forward to seeing you! In Deanna’s free time, you can find her spending time with her family. You may see her at a Wake Forest football game as her husband, Herb, is the head athletic trainer for the Demon Deacons Football team.

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        Shannon Councilman, Office Manager

        Shannon has been with Twin Oaks Dentistry since its opening in August of 2022. Shannon lives with her husband, son, and their fur babies. She has been in dentistry since 1996, first as a chairside dental assistant and later moving to an administrative role. She is very knowledgeable regarding dental insurance and scheduling, but she appreciates all aspects of the dental field. In her free time, Shannon enjoys spending time with her family and watching her son play baseball for his travel ball team.

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        Jennifer Cardwell

        I began working at Twin Oaks in March of 2023. I am a mother of two wonderful sons, Kenny and Tyler. Most would say that I have a warm, comforting and friendly personality and I enjoy helping those who may feel anxious about coming to the dental office. My hobbies include reading, walking and spoiling my dog, Buzzie. During my spare time you will usually find me spending time with my family and friends.

        Amy Martin

        Amy Martin, Dental Assistant

        Amy has been with us since the opening of Twin Oaks Dentistry in August of 2022. She graduated from the dental assisting program at GTCC in June of 1999 and has been working in general dentistry for over 24 years. Amy lives in Walkertown, NC, with her 3 sons, Gabriel, Tristan, and Dominick. Along with them, she also has 3 fur babies, Lily, Dixie and Ramsey. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, shopping, fishing, and listening to crime mystery podcasts.

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        Alison Flippin, Dental Assistant

        Alison joined our office in November of 2022. She graduated from the dental assistant program at Wytheville Community College in 2021. She began her dental career working with pediatrics before venturing into General Dentistry. Alison resides in Mount Airy, NC, with her husband, Michael, and their two boys, Kasen and Kohlson. Along with them, she also has a sweet cat named Bella. In her free time, she enjoys taking camping trips with her family and friends, cheering on her boys during sports events, or relaxing and reading books.

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        Katie Proctor, Dental Assistant

        Katie joined our practice in August of 2023. She is a certified dental assistant and graduated from the dental assisting program at Forsyth Technical Community College in July of 2023. Katie is from Gastonia, NC, and moved to Winston-Salem to attend school. She enjoyed the area and has continued living in the area since becoming a dental assistant.
        In Katie’s free, time she enjoys spending time with her dog Diesel, family, and friends.