Charlotte, NC Dental Staff
The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our team's
professional credentials and work experience.
Joshua Neubauer, D.D.S.
Charlotte, NC Dentist
Dr. Neubauer received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from Marquette University in 2003. He spent ten years practicing dentistry in Kenosha, Wisconsin. After moving to Charlotte in 2013, he joined Park Crossing Dentistry. In 2016, he became Dr Bateman’s partner and has since become the owner.
Dr. Neubauer’s goal is to provide the best possible dental care in a gentle and caring manner. He also believes that spending time with thorough explanations of different treatments and options can really help patients make the best decisions for their oral health.
Dr. Neubauer enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife, Jessie, and their four children. He enjoys reading, basketball, ultimate frisbee, hiking, and traveling.
Emerald Powell, D.M.D.
Charlotte, NC Dentist
Dr. Powell is a native of Elizabethtown, Kentucky. Dr. Powell earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Kentucky where she majored in Biotechnology and Biology. She graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry and the University of Cincinnati Medical Center for Advanced Education in General Dentistry.
She is gentle and compassionate and treats every patient with the quality and honest care they deserve. She likes to make the patient feel very comfortable during treatment.
When Dr. Powell is not practicing dentistry, she likes to cook, read, watch movies, and spend time with her family in North Carolina.
Alex Ramos, D.D.S.
Charlotte, NC Dentist
Dr. Alex W. Ramos is a highly skilled and passionate dentist with over 15 years of experience. He works in all aspects of dentistry with specialization in implant dentistry and cosmetic dentistry. He received his DDS degree from the Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry, Nashville, TN. He is certified from the American Academy of Implant Dentistry MaxiCourse®️, certified in Full Arch Master Course and has undergone extensive training in implant placement and restoration.
Dr. Ramos has been recognized with several awards including the Brasseler USA Award of Excellence, the Waterpik Excellence in Prosthodontics, and the Whip Mix Corporation’s 2010 Hanau “Best of the Best Award for Excellence in Prostodontics”. He has also been recognized by the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID), the International Congress of Oral Implantologist, Meharry Medical College Post-Baccalaureate Academic Excellence, and Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.
In practice, Dr. Ramos is dedicated to using the latest techniques and technologies to provide his patients with the highest quality of care. He is particularly skilled in the placement of dental implants and works closely with each patient to create personalized treatment plans that meet their unique needs and goals.
In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Ramos is also actively involved in continuing education and is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
Outside of the practice, Dr. Ramos is a devoted husband and father and enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and staying active through outdoor activities such as hiking and mountain biking. He is from Puerto Rico and speaks fluent Spanish!
- State of North Carolina Dentistry License: #9035
- Dr. Ramos’s LinkedIn profile
- Dr. Ramos’s Instagram profile
- Dr. Ramos’s US News Doctors page
- Restore Your Bite: How Implants Stabilize Your Dentures (American Academy of Implant Dentistry, 2021)
Our professional and friendly staff is committed to your overall dental health and well being. We take pride in each staff member's training and capabilities. Our entire staff works as a team to make your visits with us as stress free as possible and to serve you, our patient.
Heather is a Charlotte native and received her Dental Hygienist degree from York Technical College. She has been part of our team since 2009. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her family, sing and cook/bake.
After graduating from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BS in Dental Hygiene, Pam moved back home to Statesville, NC where she worked as a dental hygienist for 3 years. Pam has worked at Park Crossing Dentistry since moving to Charlotte in 1991. She likes to spend time with my family, read and take walks when not at work.
Cheryl received her Dental Hygiene degree from Coastal Carolina Community College in Jacksonville, NC. She has worked at Park Crossing Dentistry since 1990! In 2022, she moved to Alabama to help care for her elderly in-laws. We are thankful Cheryl continues to be part of our team when she returns to town to see her children and grandchildren. In her free time, she likes to spend time with family, bake and go to the lake.
After graduating from Old Dominion University in 1996, Annie began working in Periodontics. She has a Masters in Science in Dental Hygiene and has been a clinical trainer/educator for dental offices across the US. She moved to Charlotte from Fairfax, Virginia where she was with an Oral Systemic Health Practice for 14 years. Annie is passionate about the correlation between the mouth & body. A healthy mouth = a healthy body.
Terra is from Shelby, NC. She received a Bachelor of Science in Exercise & Sports Science from East Carolina University and shortly thereafter completed dental hygiene at CPCC. Outside of work, Terra plays volleyball, golf, and water sports. She loves the Dallas Cowboys (Go Stars!) and plays fantasy football as the reigning champ! Her brother is her best friend and she loves her rescue dog Rosy May! She also loves to sing, paint corn hole boards, and travel.
Addie has worked at Park Crossing Dentistry since graduating from York Technical College in 2002. She is a South Carolina native and continues to live there now. Addie is in the office on Wednesdays and Fridays. In her free time, she is a busy wife and mom.
Tina has been a Certified Dental Assistant since 1998 and has worked in general dentistry and orthodontics. She graduated from West Charlotte High School and advanced her education in Dental Assisting at CPCC. Tina works with Dr. Powell and Dr. Ramos. She is also fluent in Vietnamese. Outside of our office, she enjoys spending time with her children as well as playing tennis, exercising, and cooking.
Wendy is a North Carolina native, born and raised in nearby Concord, NC and enjoys living in the Charlotte area. She has been a dental assistant at Park Crossing Dentistry since 2012. Wendy works with Dr. Neubauer and enjoys assisting complicated procedures with him. When not in the office, she loves to spend time with her husband and daughter.
Hygiene Coordinator/Dental Assistant
Angie completed her dental assistant program in 2017 and is furthering her education at Central Piedmont Community College. She is a great asset to Park Crossing Dentistry since she understands the administrative part of the practice as well as the clinical. When away from the office, she loves reading, photography, and being a dog mom.
Evy is the Treatment Coordinator for patients who need operative work at Park Crossing Dentistry. She is originally from Ontario, California and is fluent in Spanish. She received a Bachelor of Science in Visual Communications from Westwood College in Upland, CA and was on the President’s Honor List for 2 years. Evy enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and baking.
Colleen maintains our computer systems and website. She attended Business School but most of her knowledge comes from hands-on experience. She also manages most of the office systems, procedures and billing accounts. She has been at Park Crossing Dentistry since 2003. When not working, Colleen loves to travel with family, play tennis and go for walks.
Our newest addition in 2022, Jessie is our office manager. She is Dr. Neubauer’s other half. She graduated from Marquette University with a bachelors degree in Biomedical Engineering. After four years in the field, she became a stay at home mom to their four children. She’s excited to be a part of the team at Park Crossing Dentistry!