Felicia L. Goins, D.D.S.
Dr. Felicia L. Goins as born and raised in Washington, D.C. Dr. Goins is a graduate of George Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree and she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from Howard University College of Dentistry. Dr. Goins completed her advanced training in Pediatrics at Children’s Hospital National Medical Center and received her Certificate of Pediatric Dentistry from Georgetown University School of Dentistry. In Washington, D.C., she received the Award for Chief Resident, Pediatric Dental Residency at the Children’s Hospital National Medical Center. Dr. Goins is Board Eligible and has hospital appointments at Palmetto Health Tuomey (Sumter, South Carolina), Palmetto Health Richland (Columbia, SC), Palmetto Surgery Center (Columbia, SC) and Children’s Hospital National Medical Center (Washington, DC).
Dr. Goins is dedicated to the community and is Co-Founder of the Links Inc. Dental Sealants Program at W.A. Perry Middle School. In 1992, she founded the Health Reach Program at Tuomey Regional Medical Center and she serves on the board of many other community organizations. In 2006, Governor Mark Sanford appointed Dr. Goins to the South Carolina State Board of Dentistry and she continues in that capacity today. She also serves on the the Executive Board of the South Carolina Society of Pediatric Dentists and has been a member of the South Carolina Dental Association Medicaid Ad Hoc Committee since 1999. Dr. Goins is also a former Board Member of the Heathwood Hall Episcopal School in Columbia, SC.
Dr. Goins is active in many professional organizations including: The American Association of University Women, American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry, South Carolina Dental Association, Central District Dental Society and the South Carolina Society of Pediatric Dentistry. In 2013, Dr. Goins was inducted into The American College of Dentists, which promotes professionalism, excellence, ethics, and leadership.
Lisbeth W. Poag, D.M.D.
Dr. Lisbeth W. Poag is a native of Camden, South Carolina. She received her Baccalaureate Degree from Furman University and her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from The Medical University of South Carolina, College of Dental Medicine in Charleston, South Carolina. Upon completion of her residency, Dr. Poag received her Certificate of Pediatric Dentistry from Northwestern University and Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Poag returned to South Carolina in 1998 to practice and has been with Carolina Children’s Dentistry ever since. She enjoys working with the 3 to 5 year-old “Head Start” children, as well as the Migrant “Head Start” children. Dr. Poag also visits schools to educate teachers and students about dental care during National Children’s Dental Health Month.
As an active member of her community and church, Dr. Poag serves as Secretary/Treasurer for the South Carolina Society of Pediatric Dentistry and is a member of its Executive Committee. Her other professional affiliations and memberships include: American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry, South Carolina Dental Association, Pee Dee Dental Society and MUSC Alumni Association. She is an active member of the Sumter Junior Welfare League and is a member of the surgical staff at Palmetto Health Tuomey in Sumter, South Carolina. Dr. Poag is the proud mother of two wonderful children.
Sharlene G. Martin, D.M.D.
Dr. Sharlene Martin (Dr. Shari) is a general dentist who loves children. Dr. Shari was born in Mission Viejo, California. But being part of a military family, she soon called Beaufort, South Carolina, her home. Dr. Martin received her Bachelor of Science Degree from the College of Charleston. She completed her Doctorate of Dental Medicine Degree from the Medical University of South Carolina, College of Dental Medicine in Charleston, South Carolina. Participating in numerous research projects, she was presented the prestigious Oral Biology Award for Distinguished Research. As an active member of her community, Dr. Martin volunteers her time performing dental screenings for the Head Start program, and in community outreach programs, such as Health Reach, that are focused on dental education for both parents and children. Dr. Martin’s professional organizations include: The Medical University of South Carolina Alumni Association and the College of Charleston Alumni Association. Dr. Martin has hospital privileges at Palmetto Health Tuomey, Sumter, SC.