Meet the Team
Dr. Megan Girmscheid
Dentist | Dental Bliss Franklin
Dr. Girmscheid has become one of the premier providers for high-fear patients and cosmetic/aesthetic dentistry in the state of Tennessee. Her spa-like office environment facilitates a relaxing and stress-free experience. Dr. Girmscheid spends her free time perfecting her craft at the nation’s top training institutes, always striving to provide better care for her patients.
Dr. Girmscheid received a Bachelors of Sciences from the University of Kentucky. She then attended the University of Louisville School Of Dentistry, where she received a Doctorate of Medical Dentistry (DMD) degree. To make things even more interesting, she has a minor in Vocal Performance. She can be caught playing the office Grand Piano or humming tunes in between caring for patients.
Dr. Girmscheid is an active member of all major local and national Dental Associations, including the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the American Academy of Facial Esthetics. During her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading, and is new to the field of photography. She just moved to Franklin with her husband, from Nashville, to be closer to her patients.
Dr. Brian George
Dentist | Dental Bliss Hermitage
Dr. Brian George is thrilled to be back home in middle Tennessee. He was born and raised in Kentucky and graduated at the top of his dental class at the University of Louisville. Following dental school, Dr. George completed a general practice residency at the VA Hospital in Denver, CO. There, he received intensive training in restorative dentistry including crowns, bridges, veneers, the placement and restoration of dental implants, endodontics, periodontal treatment, removable dentures, and oral surgery.
Dr. George takes particular pride in performing cosmetic procedures and the administration of botulinum toxin (“Botox”) for both relieving myofascial pain/headaches associated with TMD and removing wrinkles to slow the aging processes. Dr. George is a trained Invisalign provider and is also licensed in sedation dentistry. Prior to moving back to Nashville, he and his wife lived in NYC while she completed her three year residency to become an orthodontist.
Dr. George and his wife live in Inglewood (East Nashville) with they’re new baby girl, Margot, and their two dogs Maggie & Heidi. In his spare time he enjoys running and biking, spending time outdoors, skiing, and trying new restaurants. Dr. George has a warm personality, great sense of humor, and an unmatched chairside manner that keeps his patients comfortable and at ease. But how do you get Dr. George riled up? Just bring up the Kentucky Wildcats!
Dr. Michael Atchley
Dentist | Dental Bliss Hermitage
Dr. Atchley is a recognized expert in the fields of general and cosmetic dentistry, and he has trained rigorously with the top aesthetic and restorative dental instructors from around the world. In addition to his advanced training, Dr. Atchley serves on the board helping those who cannot afford dental care get the treatment they need.
Dr. Atchley graduated at the top of his class from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, and he continues to advance his skills each year with continuing education courses. In the last year, Dr. Atchley has completed more than 100 hours of advanced training in aesthetic and restorative dentistry.
More than anything else, Dr. Atchley believes in always focusing on the health of each patient and delivering the best treatment options available.
Our Blissful Teams
Heather is our Business Administrator and Hygiene Coordinator. She will usually be the first smile you see and also the last. Heather has worked in healthcare front office for over 15 years and transitioned to dental for the last 4. She takes much pride in making her patients feel cared for and loves each of them and their families.
Misty was born and raised in Columbia, TN, she graduated from Chattanooga State Community College Dental Hygiene Program in 2015. With prior dental assisting background of 2 years before going back to hygiene school. She has been a part of the Dental Bliss family for about a year now.
She loves educating her patients on oral health and believes that creating a healthy oral environment leads to overall better health. Misty truly loves her work in dentistry and feels accomplished when she can make people with previous negative experiences in dentistry comfortable and happy to be receiving care.
Misty loves spending time with her husband and son. They enjoy spending their free time at the Tennessee river, camping, watching football and having cookouts at home with family and friends.