At Lake Guntersville Dentistry, you're assured of quality dental care in a modern environment. Dr. Larson and our dedicated staff will treat you like family. As your patient-focused clinic, we always take the time to make sure you're completely informed and comfortable.
Dr. Carl Larson was born in Pensacola, FL and graduated from Guntersville High School in 1998. He then attended and graduated from the University of North Alabama in 2002 with a major in biology and a minor in chemistry as well as business administration. Dr. Larson attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Dentistry and graduated in June of 2006. He began his dental practice, Lake Guntersville Dentistry, in July of 2006 and has now opened his state-of-the-art private dental facility at 1621 Blount Ave.
Dr. Carl Larson is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), Alabama Dental Association (ALDA), University of Alabama School of Dentistry Alumni Association, 5th District Dental Society, a Paul Harris Fellow for the Guntersville Rotary Club where he serves as the Community Service Chair, Guntersville Chamber of Commerce, and a member of the First United Methodist Church of Guntersville. Dr. Carl Larson is the son of Dr. Charles Larson, who is a family practice physician at the VA clinic in Guntersville, and Beverly Larson of Guntersville.
Dr. Larson now has 3 children: Chase is 6, Anna is 4, and Elsa was born in April. His wife, Elishaba, has been at Guntersville High School for 8 years now and is the media specialist. He is no longer the community service chair for rotary club, but is now a board member of Christian Women's Job Corp and assists the women in that program with their dental needs. He is also a proud sponsor of the Apple Foundation. He also provides an annual scholarship (for 9 years) for GHS for students who want to pursue a career in the health sciences. He is an Apple Seeds sponsor and works with GHS's HOSA training program. His dad has now retired from the VA. He also enjoys wakeboarding, wakesurfing, and paddleboarding.
Misty Collins - Office Administrator
I am from Albertville, AL and have been in dentistry for 9 years and on this team for 5 years. In my spare time, I enjoy going to the beach, walking, and reading.
Tori Lacy - Office Administrator / Dental Hygiene Student
I have been in dentistry for 18 years and in this team for over 10 years. I live here in beautiful Guntersville. I started out with Dr. Alves as an assistant, then to the administration for Dr. Larson when he started his practice and am now continuing my education at UAB to earn my degree in hygiene. I enjoy spending my time with friends and family and love singing and Alabama football.
Amanda Sparks - Dental Assistant
I have been in dentistry for 19 years and in this team for over 10 years. I live in Arab with my husband and son. I’ve been with Dr. Larson since he started his practice and I enjoy working for Dr. Larson and love my work family.
Debbie Patterson - Registered Dental Hygienist
I’ve been a hygienist since 1982 and been on this team for 7 years. I have enjoyed working for Dr. Larson the last 3 years. My husband and I have fun playing with our grandchildren and enjoy outdoor activities.
Dania Floyd - Office Administrator
I am from Boaz, AL and am highly trained in filing insurance electronically, billing, making appointments, assisting our patients on the phone or personally, and trying my best to help our team and our patients as much as possible. I have been working in dentistry for over a year and absolutely love it and am thankful for the opportunity to work here at Dr. Larson's office with our wonderful team. I love spending my time outdoors, wakeboarding, spending time with my family and Auburn football!
Hailey Floyd - Dental Assistant
I have been here at Lake Guntersville Dentistry for over a year now since graduating from Wallace State's dental assisting program in 2015. I absolutely love the field of dentistry, especially as technology and techniques advance, and enjoy my work family. My husband, Jonathan, and I live here in Guntersville with our first baby boy, Brennan. Outside of work, I love spending time with my family, being on the lake, and most importantly, our dedication to full-time ministry at our church.