Meet the Team
Dr. Michael Atchley
Owner & 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.
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. Eliza Gilbert
Dentist | Dental Bliss Hermitage
Dr. Eliza Gilbert is a fantastic additon to the Dental Bliss team! Dr. Gilbert earned a Bachelor of Science at Murray State University and her DMD from University of Louisville School of Dentistry before working at a private practice in her home state of Kentucky. Dr. Gilbert’s favorite thing about dentistry is building trusting and meaningful relationships with her patients and her community. She’s excited to have put down roots in Nashville and brought her incredible approach to dentistry to our Dental Bliss family.
Outside of the office, Dr. Gilbert loves to get outside. Her hobbies include horseback riding, hiking, biking and traveling. She also enjoys spending time cuddled up with a good book and her sweet grey cat named Pixie.