Meet the Team
Walter D. Felton D.D.S.
Dr. Felton is a graduate of Baylor University and MCV/VCU School of Dentistry. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Virginia Dental Association, the Richmond Dental Society, and is a fellow in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr. Felton has been a dental practitioner in the Richmond, Virginia area for over 30 years.
Dr. Walter Felton grew up in Chesterfield where he met his wife, Sally, at age 15. The Felton’s have been married for 33 years and have two children. Aside from the practice of dentistry, Dr. Felton holds a Second Degree Black Belt with the instructor's certification in the Martial Arts. He has also been a guitarist for several Christian rock bands. In addition, Dr. Felton is actively involved with many civic and church related activities and organizations.
Brenna — Dental Hygienist
Brenna is a dental hygienist on our team here at Dr. Felton’s Cosmetic and Family Dentistry. She obtained her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene from Northern Virginia Community College in 1999 and has been with Dr. Felton’s office since 2004. Brenna enjoys how well the practice works together as a team, treats every patient as an individual and putting their patients’ needs first. Brenna brings her own passion for hygiene to each appointment with the intent of empowering patients to do the best they can. Her favorite part of working with Dr. Felton is getting to know the patients who, over time, become like family. Brenna was originally born and raised in Missouri, and moved to Northern Virginia where she worked as a nanny before attending dental hygiene school. She and her husband have two teenaged children who keep them busy with football and dance.
Octavia — Dental Hygienist
Octavia began her career in 1990 as a medic in the United States Army. She went on to pursue a degree in Dental Hygiene graduating in 1994 from Howard University. She enjoys getting to know her patients individually to provide high quality dental care. Octavia is a busy mom of twins plus one more. In her off time she enjoys going on dental missions trips, being out in nature, reading and spending time with her family.
Sue – Dental Assistant
Sue has been a certified dental assistant for over thirty years and has worked in general, pediatric and orthodontic practices. She has enjoyed seeing dentistry continue to change and improve over the years with newer technology and techniques and is happy to be working for Dr. Felton, who uses these new advancements to better serve each patient.
Sue and her husband moved to Virginia from Rhode Island in 2010. They have a son and daughter who are both out on the West Coast for military service. In their spare time they enjoy visiting them and their families, as well as visiting and hiking the great state parks in Virginia with their two dogs and touring the many historical sites.
Jill – Dental Assistant
Jill has been working in the dental field for over 30 years. She began her dental career in high school where she worked part time for her family dentist. After a year in college she became a full-time dental assistant. Jill enjoys working for Dr. Felton because of the exciting working environment created by his friendly team and the daily interactions with her patients. Jill finds great joy in getting to know each patient and providing the best dental care possible.
Tara — Office Manager
Tara has worked with Dr. Felton for the past 19 years and has served as office manager for 11 of those years. She completed her Associates Degree in Business Computer Administration with Kee Business College, but found her passion working in the dental field. As the office manager she works closely with Dr. Felton to ensure that the office runs effectively and efficiently. She also works closely with her team, who really feel more like her family. In her spare time she loves spending time with her family, friends and is very active in her church.
Maxine — Financial Coordinator
Maxine began her dental career in 1980 and has the pleasure of working with Dr. Felton and his family-like team for over 26 years. During her time with Dr. Felton, Maxine has held many positions in office management and accounting. Currently as the financial coordinator, Maxine is primarily responsible for insurance and accounts receivable. She truly enjoys discussing recommended treatments; reviewing financial options and helping patients fully maximize their insurance. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.