Our Professionals

Deborah Schusler, DDS


Dr. Schusler received her two-year Associates degree in Science from Corning Community College in rural upstate New York. She then received a BS in chemistry and Doctor of Dental Surgery degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She went on to complete an optional one year hospital residency at Saint Francis Hospital in Hartford, Connecticut.

Dr. Schusler has been in private practice since 1997 and purchased her practice in Hendersonville on April 1, 2002. She is past president of the Henderson County Dental Society, a member of the North Carolina Dental Society and the American Dental Association.

Dr. Schusler was married in December of 2009 to John Martin and has a stepson Andrew. In her free time she enjoys cycling, running, flower gardening and reading. Dr. Schusler is also an artist and has studied internationally with many instructors. She creates mosaics and recently completed a 5 foot polar bear as part of the Bearfootin’ on Main program in downtown Hendersonville. See Hope, the bipolar bear by clicking here


    Office Manager

    Compton has the friendly voice that greets you when you call our practice and will be the first smiling face you see upon entering. She has been with Dr. Schusler almost from day one of her practice and keeps everyone cheerful and positive. She has been working in dentistry since 1994.

    Compton is a native of Asheville and has three children, DeAngelo, Charne’, and Reggie. She is also the proud grandmother of five.


      Financial Coordinator

      Colleen is the financial coordinator for Dr. Schusler, and deals with all issues regarding your dental insurance coverage. She joined the practice in 2007.

      Colleen is a native of Ohio and has two children, Amy and Scott. She resides in Tryon with her husband, Mitch and dog Milo.


        Dental Hygienist

        Karen is a native of Mills River, though she lived in Miama, Flordia for 20 years. Karen attended Miami-Dade Community College, where she earned her degree in Dental Hygiene. Karen loves working directly with patients and helping them to achieve and maintain optimum oral health. Karen has two children, Dustin and Karla. Dustin lives in Chicago and works for HUB international, an insurance brokerage and Karla received her Master’s in Public Affairs from WCU and is now the coordinator for Buncombe County Parks and Recreation Special Olympics.


          Dental Hygienist

          Courtney grew up in Black Mountain, NC. She graduated in 2007 with a Bachelors degree in Art Education and taught elementary school art for 3 years. In 2015 Courtney earned her Associates from AB-Tech for Dental Hygiene. Courtney has a 6 year old daughter named Maci and a Dachshund named Scarlett. Courtney enjoys photography, hiking, and spending time with her family.


            Dental Assistant

            Karina was born and raised in Germany. She has been in this country and in the dental field for over 30 years. Karina lives in Hendersonville with her 2 blood hounds and has 1 daughter who lives in Boston. Karina enjoys hiking, mountain biking and skiing.


              Dental Assistant

              Lauren graduated from A-B Tech in 2017 as a Certified Dental Assistant II. She is a native to Hendersonville, graduating from Hendersonville High School in 2009. She is a proud Veteran, serving five years in the United States Army as a combat medic. Lauren is happily married and has five fur babies. Two Siamese twin cats, Mickey and Mallory. A white German Shepherd, Athena. A pitbull named Champ and her newest baby, Tucker, a Boston Terrier.

                Dr. Debi’s Artwork

                See some of Dr. Debi's favorite art pieces here. Her office is filled with her own work as well as many other favorite artists. See some of them by clicking here.

                Hospitality Crew

                Dr. Debi's dental practice is a family business. When you visit, you will get to meet all of her "Hospitality Officers" Get to know them know by clicking below.

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