Meet Our Dental Team!

All of our professionals at Dr. J.J. Lynn Family Dental Health Care maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

 Dr. James J. LynnDr. James J. Lynn-Dentist (DMD) was born and raised in Greer, SC. He is a graduate of Erskine College with a Bachelor's of Art Degree in Biology and Education and received his Doctor of Dental Medicine from the Medical University of South Carolina. After graduating from Erskine College, he began his career teaching Biology and Physical Science at Greer High School. He later decided to go to dental school because of his love of dentistry. Dr. Lynn has been practicing dentistry in the Upstate of South Carolina since his graduation from MUSC in 1974. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, a fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry. In addition, he is a member of the Greenville County Dental Society, the Tri County Dental Society and the Piedmont District Society. He is also a member of the Easley Chamber of Commerce. 

Dr. Lynn attends First Baptist Church of Easley with his wife of 36 years, Susan Sullivan Lynn. Together, they have two children, Dabny and Tristan, with families of their own. When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Lynn enjoys running (has completed 25 marathons, including 10 consecutive Boston Marathons), playing music in a Carolina Beach Band, boating and water sports (Licensed Coastguard Captain), and collecting classic cars. "My main philosophy in dentistry is to provide each patient with the quality care and service I would extend to a family member, focusing on their total dental health. I believe 'a beautiful smile starts with a healthy smile.'"


Susan Sullivan Lynn

Susan Sullivan Lynn-Office Manager and Dental Hygienist (RDH, BA) was born and raised in Travelers Rest, SC. She completed her Associate’s in Health Science in Dental Hygiene from Greenville Technical College, Bachelors of Art in Education from Clemson University, and her Graduate Degree from Furman University. She is certified in radiology and nitrous oxide.  Susan’s goal is to make our patients feel like a member of our dental family.






Denise Horne SmithDenise Horne Smith- Dental Assistant (CDA) was born in Spartanburg, SC.  She completed the Dental Assisting Program in 1983. She is certified in nitrous oxide and radiology. She loves working with Dr. Lynn because he treats his patients and his staff like they are members of his own family. When Denise is not at work, you can usually find her with her husband, Kenny, and grandchildren, Gage and Blade, at the ball field.






Kendal Jones Underwood

Kendal Jones Underwood- Dental Assistant was born in Easley, SC. She is a graduate of Wren High School in 2011 and is currently attending Greenville Technical College pursuing her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene.  She completed the dental assistant program in 2013. She is certified in radiology. She has a son named Jones. When Kendal is not assisting Dr. Lynn, she is spending time with her family.







Allison Laney

Allison Laney-Dental Hygienist (RDH, BS) and Assistant (CDA) was born and raised in Easley, SC. She completed the Dental Assisting Program at Tri County Technical College in 2005, her Associate’s in Health Science Dental Hygiene from Greenville Technical College in 2008, and her Bachelor’s in Public Health Science from Clemson University in 2010.  After completion of her Bachelor’s degree, Alli worked at Greenville Technical College as an adjunct professor for Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting.  She is certified in radiology, nitrous oxide, and licensed in Infiltration Anesthesia.  Alli’s goal is to deliver the very best care for each of her patients and provide them with knowledge of oral care to last them a lifetime. One of her favorite quotes is, "A smile is the prettiest thing you can wear."  In her spare time, Alli enjoys spending time with her family, exercising, and getting involved in a variety of community outreach projects through various dental affiliations or her church.


Priscilla Laney-Receptionist

Priscilla Laney-Receptionist (BS) was born and raised in Easley, SC. She completed her Bachelor’s in Biology from Anderson University in 2012 and has been working in the dental field since 2010. Priscilla’s goal is to make patients feel comfortable from the moment they enter the office. During her spare time, she enjoys exercising and spending time with her family.