Leslie Adams

Leslie is a Certified Dental Assistant through DANB and has been a part of the Lakeland Endodontics, PA team since 2015. She grew up in Florence where she attended Florence High School before earning an Associates of Science degree from Hinds Community College in the Dental Assistant Program. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her dog Oliver and her fiancé Barrett.

Marie Kaar

Marie was born and raised in Belle Chasse, La. She started her career in general dentistry in 1990. She has worked in the endodontic field since 2002. Since fall of 2017, Marie has been welcoming patients and organizing our office, often meeting even the most difficult task with an energetic positive attitude. Marie is married with 2 children and currently resides in Brandon with her three cats and two dogs.


Sharon Tipper

Sharon, a Georgia native, resides in Brandon with her husband Carey, her daughter Ansley, and her 4 dachshunds. She received her Certified Dental Assisting Certification from Hinds Community College in 2013 and is also DANB certified.  Sharon has been a Lakeland Endodontics, PA team member since 2014. In her spare time, Sharon enjoys decorating.


 Carrie Watts

Carrie enjoys supporting our awesome staff with whatever needs to be done. She especially enjoys saying “Thank You!” to our generous referrers. With 3 active sons, she and Dr. Watts spend many evenings at the fields and courts cheering them on. She also enjoys working out and running. 




Nicki Collins


Nikki graduated from Hinds College of Nursing and Allied Health Center and has been a dental assistant since 2006. She resides in Brandon, MS with her husband, Tripp, and children. Nikki enjoys spending time with her family and Belgian Malinois, Loki.