The team at Flint River Dental is here because we want to share with you the gift of a healthy smile. We believe that happy patients are more likely to keep up with dental care, so we do everything we can to make all your visits with us enjoyable. Dr. Darby and our entire team focus on getting to know you so we can personalize your care to fit your needs. We think you'll find us to be a group of upbeat, friendly people who only want the best for you. Please take a moment to meet our awesome team!
Dr. Meghan Darby
Dr. Meghan Darby graduated from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry in 2007. She proudly served in the United States Air Force, where she graduated from a rigorous Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at Eglin AFB, FL, in 2008. She then served at Moody AFB in Valdosta, GA, where she was named Company Grade Officer of the Quarter in 2010 for the 23rd Aerospace Medicine Squadron. Dr. Darby is committed to lifelong learning and has earned over 500 hours of continuing education credit.
She has been happily married to Anthony Darby of Decatur, Alabama, for fourteen years. Meghan and Anthony have two (busy) boys, Jackson, age 9, and Grayson, age 6. Dr. Darby graduated from Mississippi State University in 2001 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. It also means she is a frustrated football fan... Go Bulldogs!!
Dr. Darby graduated from Sparkman High School in 1997. She is excited to be living and working close to home again! On her off time, you'll find her hiking on and around the beautiful trails of the Southeast and working out with Rocket City Crossfit. Dr. Darby volunteers two and a half days a month extracting teeth at the Community Dental Free Clinic at no charge for low-income residents of Madison County. Dr. Darby and family are members of Malachi Church and frequently serve as a family at the Downtown Rescue Mission.
A native of New Market, Leslie has been with us since we opened in 2011. She is a graduate of Buckhorn High School. She completed the Alabama Dental Hygiene Program in 1999. She is a lifetime member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers. Leslie is also a certified member of The John Maxwell Team.
Leslie is very passionate about customer service and loves that our team is always striving to do more for our patients and to do it better. She’s proud to be part of Flint River Dental because of our positive influence on the overall health and lives of people in our community.
Leslie enjoys spending time with her family. She’s very involved with the Lunches of Love program through Mission Fire Fly at her church and enjoys volunteering at the Downtown Rescue Mission.
Stephanie is a native of Hazel Green and has been with our Flint River Dental team since 2018. She is a graduate of Hazel Green High School and the North Alabama Dental Hygiene Program.
Stephanie is a great asset to our team due to her attention to detail and her passion for giving back to her community. She is very personable, friendly and loves educating her patients. Stephanie believes in keeping our office a "judge free zone" and building relationships with her patients.
In her spare time, Stephanie loves to travel to new places! She has one labrador named Bo.
Sara has been part of our Flint River Dental team since 2016. She is a native of Gurley and a graduate of Madison County High School. She has been in healthcare for over 10 years.
Sara is known for being prompt, hard-working and compassionate. She excels at educating/communicating with patients and always makes sure each and every patient has the best experience possible. Sara said her goal is to make sure her patients feel like they are visiting family when they come see us.
Sara is a mom of two. Her daughter, Savannah, and son, Collin, keep her busy! In her spare time, Sara enjoys reading, crafting and fishing!
Judith is a native of Town Creek and attended R.A. Hubbard High School. She graduated from the Dental Assisting program at Calhoun Community College. Judith joined our Flint River Dental team in 2018.
Judith's top three skills are her creativity, teamwork and planning ahead. She is known for her flexibility and drive for success. Her patient's appreciate her patience and compassion.
Judith enjoys animals art, singing and theatre! She says singing is her go-to when she has had a bad day. Her bubbly personality keeps everyone's spirits up!