About Us

Lauren Timmons, DDS
Dr. Timmons graduated in 2002 from the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry, served in Public Health, and now serves Ocean Springs since 2006. He is highly skilled in all areas of dentistry including orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, root canal therapy, composite fillings, single visit crowns and veneers, bridges, implants and mini-implants for dentures, dentures and partial dentures, and tooth whitening. Whatever your dental needs, we recognize that each case is unique, and will customize a treatment plan to ensure we meet all of your needs utilizing state-of-the-art technology. In addition to progressive dentistry you will enjoy a commitment to excellence – that's what you can expect from Timmons Family and Cosmetic Dentistry. We appreciate your interest in our practice, and hope you'll make an appointment to visit us at our office and let us transform your smile
Amber Moody, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Amber has been in the dental field since 2009. After years of working as a dental assistant Amber graduated with honors from Illinois Central College School of Dental Hygiene in May of 2016. She and her family recently returned to the Gulf Coast and we are honored to have her with our practice. Amber is passionate about patient care and dedicated to promoting the importance of dental hygiene. Amber is a proud military wife and mother to four wonderful children. In her free time, you will find Amber enjoying the outdoors with her family or cheering in the stands at one of her children’s games.
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Theresa Abrego
Business Office Manager

Theresa has been working in the dental field since 2010. She has worked as both a dental assistant and front office coordinator. Theresa joined Timmons Dental in 2014 after relocating to Ocean Springs from Minnesota with her husband Tony. She enjoys working in an office that provides cutting edge technology in conjunction with superior patient care. When she isn’t keeping things running successfully here you can find her walking her much loved dog Zuess on the beach.
Dawn Ramsey
Dental Assistant

Dawn is a Mississippi native and grew up in the Delta with four brothers and sisters. Dawn has been in the dental field for over 20 years and is passionate about helping her patients. Dawn enjoys being on the boat in the river or the gulf and playing with her four-legged buddy Scotty.
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Shannon McCauley
Patient Coordinator

Shannon moved to the Gulf Coast from Arizona in 2015. She has over 20 years’ experience in the dental field and previously owned a dental laboratory. She has a degree in dental technology from Pima Community College and earned a BS in psychology in 2013 from the University of Phoenix. She enjoys working in a dental office that consistently strives to pioneer new techniques and provides cutting edge digital dentistry. In her spare time she is a dedicated mother to her twin boys and recently added a stray puppy to the family.

Betty Best
Dental Assistant

Betty moved to the Gulf Coast 1992 from Iowa with the Isle of Capri casino. She began her career in dentistry in 2000 and loves it. She enjoys the challenges and the cutting-edge innovations in technology the field offers. Betty’s bubbly personality and care she takes with every patient makes her an invaluable asset to our practice. In her free time Betty loves to travel to exotic locations and pursue her love of scuba diving.
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