Dr. Drake Hawkins is a native of Little Rock and has practiced here since 1987. He graduated the University of Arkansas with a BA in Zoology in 1983 and graduated from The University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences with honors in 1987. He is a past president of the Central District Dental Society, member of the Arkansas State Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the American College of Dentists.
Dr. Hawkins loves his family, enjoys golf, hunting, fishing, mountaineering and travel, and is passionate about his profession. He is skilled in a wide range of services with an emphasis on cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry. His commitment to excellence is obvious from the moment you walk in the door.
Dr. Gary Weisbly is a native of Denver Colorado and graduated from the University of Colorado in 1967. He graduated from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry in 1971 and has practiced in Little Rock since 1973. He is a past president of the Central District Dental Society and is a current member of the Arkansas State Dental Association and the American Dental Association. Dr. Weisbly is an avid sports fan, exercise enthusiast, and loves to spend time with his family especially the grandchildren.
Born and raised in Little Rock, Dr. Rainwater is thrilled to be home in Arkansas to practice dentistry. Following graduation from Little Rock Christian Academy, he attended the University of Arkansas, graduating in 2008 with a B.S. in Biological Engineering. Dr. Rainwater received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City where he graduated with honors in 2012. After dental school, he also completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency. Dr. Rainwater is a member of the American Dental Association, the Arkansas State Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. He and his family are lifelong members of Immanuel Baptist Church. In his free time, Dr. Rainwater enjoys spending time with his wife, Rachel Cashion Rainwater and daughter, Abigail. He loves to golf, fish, and do most anything outdoors. Both David and Rachel are avid Razorback fans.
Dianne has been a member of Dr. Hawkins' dental team for twenty-five years and was actually that first staff member he hired. She is an active member of the American Dental Hygiene Association and the Arkansas Dental Hygiene Association. She attended the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville and Missouri Southern State College where she received her B.S. in Dental Hygiene. Dianne loves to establish a personal relationship with her patients; we like to think they get more than just their teeth cleaned when they come to see her. She enjoys cooking, traveling, gardening and reading.
Cathy Green grew up in the Malvern area and began her undergraduate work at Henderson State University. She completed her training at UAMS and has been a registered dental hygienist for years. Cathy has been with Dr. Weisbly for the last 20 years and it has obviously been a match made in dental heaven. She loves working with Dr. Weisbly and enjoys getting to know her patients on a personal level. Cathy spends her free time with her husband, their two college age sons and the two dogs. She likes outdoor activities, sporting events, working on projects around the house and traveling.
Although originally from West Tennessee, Kim has been in Little Rock for nearly 20 years. She graduated in 1983 with an Associate of Science and her hygiene certificate, and began her career in Oxford, MS and Memphis, TN. Kim practiced for several years, but then took time off to raise her two children, Megan and Nick. In 2006, Kim started working again and joined our team in 2013. Kim brings a great personality and laughter to the office everyday. She loves to get to know her patients, and find things in common with them. She will treat you like family at each appointment! When not at the office, Kim enjoys painting, reading, yard work, and mostly spending time with family and friends.
Melanie is the newest addition to our hygiene family and has brought a fresh face and perspective to all aspects of our office. Orignially from Malboro, New Jersey, she relocated in 2013 to Little Rock with her husband and two sons. Melanie graduated from New York Tech with a Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene, and has been practicing for 17 years. Melanie has not only experience, but also a kind and delicate demeanor in how she treats her patients. In her spare time, she enjoys running, traveling and spending time with her boys.
Dental Assistant Staff
Karen is a native of Little Rock and has been practicing since 1992. She carries the rare distinction of being registered and certified in dental assisting. Karen has been working alongside Dr. Hawkins for the past 15 years and is invaluable in the treatment rooms. In her off time she enjoys traveling, her family, shopping, and running. If you see a lady running through the mall carrying shopping bags, it could be Karen!
Sharon Ward brings over thirty years of experience to the office and has worked with Dr. Weisbly for the past twenty six years; now that's compatibility! She loves the personal aspect of their practice and obviously enjoys working alongside Dr. Weisbly. Sharon is an avid fisherman and spends as much time as possible with her four grandchildren.
Jackie Smith, also a Little Rock native, joined Centre @ 10 Dental Group in the Fall of 2012. She graduated from the University of Arkansas with a BS in Human Environmental Science in 1997. Continuing her education in Texas at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor campus, she studied Chemistry and secondary education. She and her husband, Brett, moved back to Arkansas in 2004. They settled in the Bryant community with their daughter, Cameron, and son, Connor. Jackie is very excited to be working in the dental field as a Registered Dental Assistant, and strives to provide great care for all our patients.
Stephanie Dulaney, originally from Jacksonville, AR, is beginning her career in dentistry. She graduated from Pulaski Technical College's Dental Assisting Program in May of 2014, and brings a new face and excitement to our office. Prior to assisting, Stephanie worked at Arkansas Easter Seals for 15 years. Throughout that time, she also worked as a paraprofessional with individual students in the Little Rock Public Schools for 8 years. She has a tender heart and is a perfect match for dental assisting. As Dr. Rainwater's assistant, she will help make your visit a positive and pleasant experience. Outside of work, Stephanie loves to do anything outdoors. We are thrilled to have Stephanie as part of our team!
As one of our front office coordinators, Laura is here to greet you with a smile and make your dental experience pleasant. She has over seven years of experience in the medical profession, and two years in dentistry with the Centre@10 Dental Group. She has extensive knowledge and training in patient care, understanding of insurance benefits and preparing financial arrangements to cover treatment costs. She can help you answer any question regarding appointments, insurance and financing. She loves to help people feel comfortable when feeling nervous about coming to the dentist. Laura is originally from Little Rock, and married an Arkansas boy from Marriana. They have 3 dogs and a cat to take care of at home. You will feel immediately welcomed by Laura into our "dental family" upon arriving to your appointment.
Originally from Brinkley, AR, Megan and her family have just recently relocated to the Little Rock area. Megan came to us with experience in the dental field, specifically trained in the area of scheduling, verifying insurance benefits and eligibility. She has worked in the dental field for 5 years and feels that her most important job is to put the patients at ease in all areas of our practice. Megan loves spending time with her husband Brad, six-year-old son, Jaxton, and three-year-old daughter, Lilly. Aside from her job and role as mother and wife, Megan is passionate about exercise and working out. She says this about her new position at the Centre@10 Dental Group. "I feel blessed that God has led our family to this new chapter in our lives and I look forward to working with the amazing staff and patients here for many years to come."
Jessica was born and raised in Jonesboro, AR, but relocated to Little Rock in 2012 after marrying her husband, Brian. She was originally trained as a dental assitant in Jonesboro and received her license in 2009, but also brings office experience as well. She has spent 6 years in the dental field in a variety of capacities. Jessica states that, "Her favorite part of dentistry is meeting new people on a daily basis. Working with our patients is satisfying and rewarding." Jessica and Brian have two dogs, Louie and Gracie. On a day away from work, you might see Jessica shopping or working out at pure barre. During football season, Jessica and her husband can be found tailgating with family and friends at ASU to cheer on the Red Wolves.
Jean brings to the office many years of experience as front office coordinator and accounting/billing specialist. Her extensive knowledge and experience in the dental office allows her to provide the upmost professional and personal attention. She enjoys making your visit as pleasant as possible. Jean has worked all over the country consulting with dental offices and training personnel on dental software. She understands the inner workings of dental insurance and will help you with any insurance question you may have.