Columbia Smiles Cayce Team

We look forward to meeting you

The Columbia Smiles dental team is made up of professional, knowledgeable individuals who are invested in producing remarkable results for patients. Dr. Nick Pournaras is a skilled cosmetic dentist who is proud to provide superior care to all of his patients. Contact our Columbia office today to learn more about our dental practice.

Barbara-Financial Coordinator

"Barbara" Barbara and her husband Russ are originally from New Jersey and have called South Carolina their home since 1989. She received a Bachelors Degree in business administration with a minor in accounting from William Paterson University. She has been a part of the Columbia Smiles team since January 1996. Barbara serves as the Financial/Treatment Coordinator, assisting patients with their insurance claims and financial arrangements. The both enjoy spending time with their wonderful children Bri and Rachel and son in-law Dan. Barbara has been blessed with beautiful grand-daughters Bella and Sophie.







Trish-Office Manager

Trish moved here from Delaware Ohio along with her husband Ray,and her 2 boys, Kyle and Clay and two dogs, Allie and Harley in May of 2016.. They have always loved vacationing in South Carolina loving the nice people, great weather, bbq and sweet tea, so they decided to make  South Carolina their home. Her family loves  that they are able to take their motorhome  to the mountains or the ocean in just a few hours to go camping. Trish started her dental career in 1998 and is truly blessed to have joined the Columbia Smiles team in August of 2016 as the Office Manager.




 

Kim-Dental Hygienist 

ElaineKim is originally from Morehead City, North Carolina. She and her husband Billy moved to Columbia September 2009. They are the happy parents of twin boys Liam and Logan born August 19, 2016. Additional members to their family are their first children, two cats, Cinderella and Boots with a yellow lab named Thor. Kim received a degree in dental hygiene May 2009 from Coastal Carolina Community College. She joined the Columbia Smiles team in April 2011. She loves seeing her patients. She believes the best medicine is through patient education. 







Sandra-Dental Assistant

Sandra, her husband Junior and two children, Sydney and Easton live in Elgin. They have one dog name Peanut. Sandra enjoys watching her kids play sports,camping and antiquing. Before going back to school Sandra worked at a retirement community for 17 years and has a special heart for Seniors. She graduated from palmetto School of Career and Development Dental Assisting program in 2017 at the top of her class. Sandra joined Columbia Smiles in the fall of 2017 and enjoys assisting our patients with their smiles!








 

Brittney-Patient Relations Coordinator

Brittney and her husband, Joseph are originally from Columbia. They currently have no children, but have two special pets. Walker who is a beagle puppy and Levi who is a beagle/retriever mix. Brittney received her Dental Assistant certificate in 2017. She joined our Columbia Smiles team in March of 2018 as your Patient Relations Coordinator. Brittney enjoys meeting new patients