Our Team

A top priority at our office is to work as a team and to maintain a family feel. We love our job and enjoy providing you with the highest quality dental care.  We know that the way we work together enables you to have a comfortable experience and will build your trust in us as you are treated like family! 

Dr. Andrew Thompson

Dr. Thompson has been practicing dentistry in Eldersburg for almost 21 years.  He grew up here and went to Freedom Elementary, Sykesville Middle and graduated from Liberty High School in 1994.  From there he earned a BS in Biology from Houghton College, NY.  Dr. Thompson earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Maryland Dental School in 2002.

He lives in Eldersburg with his lovely wife and 5 incredible children.  His hobbies include golf, mountain biking, surfing, reading, building projects and cheering for the Ravens!  He serves as an elder at LifePoint church and leads the Medical Missions team there.  For updates on his overseas work, please see the Dental Missions tab.



Sam has been working with Dr T for over 10 years now.  She is kind and friendly and excellent in patient care.  She has over 19 years experience in the dental field and is a great addition to the team.  An avid Ravens and Orioles fan, she currently resides in Westminster.  She recently bought a new house and now has 2 beautiful kiddos aged 4 and 1. 


While Michele is our newest assistant, she has already been with us for 3 years!  After 20 years in the merchandising field, she made a career change and earned her certificate in dental assisting.  We are glad she did, because she is kind and friendly and is great at her job!  Michele lives in southern PA with her husband, a daughter in college and a son finshing up high school.  She loves her animals, time with family and friends, the beach and cheering on the Caps! 


Rachel is our veteran hygienist and is one of the best you will ever find!  She has a gentle touch while cleaning your teeth and has a friendly personality that puts her patients at ease.

Rachel received her dental hygiene degree from Allegany Community College in 2001 and has worked with Dr T for over 16 years.  She grew up in Eldersburg and has been riding horses since she was three.  Her specialty is barrel racing - the most exciting 16 seconds on horseback!  She lives in Sykesville with Patrick (her horse) and her two dogs.


Mayson is one of our fantastic hygienists! She graduated with her bachelor’s in Dental Hygiene from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry in 2019. Her interest in dentistry started by watching her father practice as an orthodontist in Carroll County.  Mayson grew up in the area, but she currently lives in Hanover, PA with her husband, Zach. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, and volunteering in the high school ministry at LifePoint Church. She also loves participating in medical missions work with Dr. Thompson! She is so grateful to be a part of Dr. Thompson’s team!


Annie is now an experienced veteran hygienist and is balancing work with being a mom!  She is sweet, quick with a smile and has a gentle touch.  Annie graduated from the University of MD Hygiene School and has 5 years of experience working on patients.  She currently lives in Westminster.  She is pictured here with her husband, JJ.  Annie now has two beautiful little girls!!


While Bridget started with us in July of 2017 as one of our front desk receptionists, she has been friends with Dr. Thompson for years.  She graduated from the University of Notre Dame with an American Studies degree in 1996.  Shortly after graduation, she married her high school sweetheart, Geoff.  They have 4 beautiful children and 2 sweet Bernese Mountain Dogs.  They have lived in Eldersburg for 18 years.

While she enjoys watching Ravens and Notre Dame football, her favorite pastime is watching her daughters play soccer and her son perform in local drama productions and voice performances!  She also enjoys camping and spending time with friends and family!  She is excited to be a part of Dr. Thompson's team!  Bridget is quick with a laugh and she is a joy to work with!



Laurie has been with Dr. Thompson as a front desk receptionist since July 2017.   She graduated with a degree in Accounting from the University of Baltimore.   Laurie has lived in Eldersburg since 1997 with her family.   She is married with a son in college and a daughter in high school.   Her passion in life is spending time with family and friends.  She is a busy mom who loves watching her kids participate in their various activities.  She also enjoys reading, music, the outdoors and watching the Ravens and Orioles.  Laurie has been with us for almost 6 years and we love having her at our front desk! 


Samantha is our newest part time receptionist, working with us during the summer.  She is a junior at the University of MD and is planning to major in Communications and Public relations.  Samantha runs cross country and track at UMD and spends much of her off season in preparation for races.  She grew up in Eldersburg with her parents and brother and their beloved dog Ernie.   We are sad to see her go off to college, but enjoy having her with us when she is home!