Meet the Team2018-10-29T20:05:45+00:00


Our team is the heart of our practice and is largely responsible for Reach Orthodontics’ success.

TAMMYDental Hygienist/Orthodontic Assistant
Tammy joined Dr. Hatcher’s team in 1992. She received her hygiene license from UAB. Tammy’s warm smile and caring attitude helps make all patients feel comfortable when trying to achieve that “Beautiful Smile.” Tammy is a true Alabama native, living here all her life. Tammy and her husband have three sons and one daughter. They thoroughly enjoy watching their children participate in sporting activities and are very involved in their church.

Tammy works with Dr. Hatcher during the placement and removal of braces and also manages her patients in treatment.

CAITLYNOrthodontic Assistant
A former patient of Dr. Hatcher, Caitlyn joined the team in 2017. She completed her training under Dr. Hatcher and the team is thrilled she chose to work with us! Caitlyn loves dental assisting because she enjoys helping others and creating relationships through treatment. Her favorite part of the job is getting to see the before and after photos, and the beautiful smiles on patients faces.

Caitlyn enjoys shopping and hiking in the area, and spending time with family and friends when she’s not working.

JENNIFERTreatment/Financial Coordinator
Jennifer joined Dr. Hatcher’s team in 1998. She brought with her 10 years of banking experience to our office. Jennifer moved around the world as an Army brat but now considers Alabama her home. Her motto is, “You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” Her interest in our practice is to make your experience getting started in braces effortless. Jennifer and her husband have a daughter and a son. They enjoy watching their children in their many sporting activities and cheering on the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Jennifer is responsible for coordinating new patients, financial arrangements, marketing and administrative duties for Dr. Hatcher.

CHRISTIEOrthodontic Assistant
Christie joined Dr. Hatcher’s team in 1998. She brought with her six years of dental/orthodontic experience to our office. Christie is excellent with patients of all ages, however she is especially caring with shy, sensitive patients. Her motto is, “They don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.” She loves being a part of giving them new self-confidence with their new smile. Christie and her husband have two beautiful daughters. They are very involved in their church family and being on the family farm.

Christie is primarily responsible for scheduling, answering the phone, correspondence, and the recall system. You will likely talk to her first when you call the office

JENOrthodontic Assistant
Jen joined Dr. Hatcher’s team in 2006. She brought with her eight years of dental and orthodontic experience to our office. Her caring attitude and cheerfulness help to make each patient feel comfortable when creating a beautiful smile. Jen has lived in Alabama all her life which makes her a true Alabama fan. ROLL TIDE! Jen and her husband have three sons. They enjoy riding their Harley Davidson, fishing and spending time with family and friends.

Jen is responsible for managing her patients in treatment and ordering dental supplies.

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In 2017, Dr. Hatcher reorganized his growing orthodontic practice to help underserved communities, locally and around the world.

Reach Orthodontics patients, both new and established, receive the same balanced care at the same convenient location being served by the same wonderful staff under Dr. Hatcher’s careful guidance.

Reach Orthodontics has the goal of giving $1 million to our partners over the next five years.

Learn more about our mission