All our professionals at our Sylva and Cashiers offices maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.


Timothy S. Spilliards, DMDSylva and Cashiers, NC Dentist Timothy S. Spilliards, DMD, PA

A native of Savannah, Georgia, Dr. Tim Spilliards lives in Sylva with his wife Kelly and their three children: Claire, Corbin and Caroline. The Spilliards are members of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in Sylva.

Tim enjoys most outdoors activities and college sports.  He enjoys serving as the dentist for  Western Carolina University athletic programs. Go Catamounts! Over the past several years, he has coached youth baseball for Jackson County Little League, Jackson County All-Stars, and Five Star Heat.

He is a 1996 graduate of The Citadel, he graduated the Medical College of Georgia in 2000, and completed his Advanced Education General Dentistry Residency in ‘01. He holds dental licenses in North Carolina and Georgia.

Dr. Spilliards served in the US Army Dental Corps from 2000 until 2004, including combat operations in Iraq in 2003.

Continuing education

Advance Implant Studies Continuum, 2009 to present.
Medical College of Georgia Implant Maxi Course, 2008


American Dental Association
American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Associate Fellow
North Carolina Dental Society
Western North Carolina Dental Society


Dalyn Webb, DDSSylva and Cashiers, NC Dentist Timothy S. Spilliards, DMD, PA

Dr. Dalyn Webb is a Jackson County native. He graduated from Smoky Mountain High School and Western Caroline University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Chemistry.  

Dalyn is a graduate of Meharry Medical College, and completed a general practice dentistry residency at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.  Dr. Webb is currently on staff at the University of Tennessee Medical Center as well as working in our Sylva office.  

In his spare time, Dr. Webb enjoys crossfit, hiking, snowboarding and golf.  He is is huge fan of the UT Vols and the Boston Red Sox.  He and his 2 children, Landry and Finley live in Haywood County.  

Continuing Education

Medical College of Georgia Implant Maxi Course




Our Staff


Angie, Hygienist

Angie joined our practice the first of 2016.  She worked at Dr. Kollist's Sylva dental practice for 22 years prior to his retirement.  Angie, a graduate of Asheville Buncome Community College, has two adult sons, Chris and Kevin.   She loves being a grandmother to Grant.  We are proud to have her working in both practices.




Misty, Hygienist

Misty, a Brevard native, joined our Cashiers practice in the spring of 2014.   She earned her dental hygiene degree from Asheville Buncombe Community College.  You can book a dental cleaning with her on Wednesdays.  Misty and her husband live in Balsam Grove with their two daughters, Morgan and Tristin.

Chelsea, Hygienist

Chelsea rejoined our practice part-time in 2014, and can now be found in the Cashiers and Sylva offices.   She has over 11 years of hygiene experience and orthodontics training.  Chelsea and her husband, Buck, live in Bryson City with their three daughters.  




Tara, Hygienist

Tara joined our Sylva office in the fall 2018.  A Canton native, she earned her degree in hygiene from Asheville Buncombe Tech College in 2013.  We are thrilled that she is working with us on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.  Tara and her husband live in Haywood County with their son and 4 dogs.


Anita, Hygienist

Anita recently joined the Cashiers office full time.  We are excited to have her and her years of experience! 



Brenda, Dental Assistant

Brenda joined the practice in 2006. An AB Technical College X-Ray Certification Program graduate, she has worked in the medical field for several years before jumping into dentistry. A Sylva native, she currently lives in Whittier area with with her four children, Hunter, Kayla, Keaston, and Ella. She enjoys spending time with her family, camping, exercising, and shopping.






Jenn, Dental Assistant

Jenn joined the practice in 2016. She earned her training in the United States Army, where she served for 9 years.  We are thrilled she works in both offices.   Jenn now lives in Haywood County with her 4 kids, 3 dogs and 2 cats.  




Tanya, Sylva and Cashiers Receptionist

Tanya joined the practice in 2008, changing careers from 13 years in kitchen and bath design work. A Sylva native, Tanya lives with her husband, Shannon, and their two sons, Alex and Breyden. Tanya enjoys spending time with her family, baseball games, and reading.






Reatha, Sylva Receptionist

Reatha joined our practice in August 2019.  She is a WCU Retiree, and lives in Sylva with her husband Alvin.  She enjoys spending time with her family, church, camping and reading.