Meet the Team

Our team is made up of a special group of caring individuals who love coming to work each and every day. We love working with each other and care for one another like family! Our goal is to be the best part of your day, while providing the best customer service experience you’ve ever had. Orthodontics is more than just braces, it’s a lifestyle and experience! We can’t wait to meet you and provide you with this amazing experience!

Paden Guthrie

Paden is one of our Certified Orthodontic Assistants and has joined the administrative team in January 2019 as our Scheduling/Transfer Coordinator.  She has been with Dr. Sanborn since the doors opened in September of 2009.  She enjoys working with our patients on a regular basis and is excited to be a part of the front desk.  She enjoys spending time with her husband Sammy. 



Debbie DeLoach

Debbie is one of our Certified Orthodontic Assistants and joined our team in March 2016.  She has over 20 years of Orthodontic experience!  She loves spending time with her fur babies. She is a proud mom of baseball loving son, Tyler and is loving her role as “Honey” to her grandson Jordy.  Her #1 priority at work is making sure her patients are cared for in the best way possible!

Emily Small

Emily is one of our Orthodontic Assistants and joined our team in March 2016.  She enjoys spending time with friends and being an Aunt to her adorable nieces and nephews.  She is a ray of sunshine in our office and always has a beautiful smile and the perfect personality to greet you with.

Dayna Morgan

Dayna is our Financial Coordinator.  She joined our practice in September 2018.  Dayna is a Proud Marine wife of husband Justin and has two children and three fur babies.  She enjoys spending time with her family and doing home projects.  She loves meeting new patients and helping assist with their financial needs.

Kayla Suggs

Kayla is one of our Orthodontic Assistants who started with our practice in September 2018.  She enjoys spending time with her husband David and her daughter Nayeli.  They all enjoy participating in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and spending weekends on the beach. 

Elizabeth Simoes

Elizabeth is our Treatment Coordinator.  She joined our practice in 2019.  She was born and raised in Carteret County.  She is married with one son Chase.  She enjoys spending time with her family traveling abroad and on the water. 

Mariah Hart

Mariah is our Patient Relations Coordinator. She started with our practice in February of 2021. She has two children. A daughter named Payton and a son named Bryson. Mariah was born and raised here in Carteret County. In her free time she loves to spend time with her family and go to the beach with her kids!

"Dr. Sanborn is amazing with kids, and the Damon® Smile system he uses has the results I was looking for! I would highly recommend to anyone looking for orthodontics on the Crystal Coast: high quality, professional, knowledgeable, and parent-kid friendly! Thanks for helping my daughter smile!"~ Page Y.
"Sanborn Orthodontics is always having fun events so you can earn San Dollars, and they can be traded in for some great prizes. The staff are very friendly and are willing to help out in any way possible. They act like they have known you for a lifetime. I would recommend Sanborn Orthodontics to everyone!"~ Andrea G.
"We could not have found a nicer, more professional orthodontic practice than Sanborn. The entire staff is so welcoming, friendly, and helpful. The office is state of the art, and has a wonderful waiting area and overall inviting atmosphere. Our daughter actually looks forward to her appointments!"~ Lori E.
"I love Sanborn Orthodontics, it is the best place to go! I was worried about braces because I have to get them soon and I had heard bad stories. They told me all about the steps and how they do the treatment. Now I am worry-free and ready to get my braces!"~ Riley G.
"I am so excited to share my experience about the staff at Sanborn Orthodontics. I had my braces on for 23 months and am so glad I did. The staff was always friendly and I always left happy, even when I had an adjustment."~ Cheryl S.
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