Mango Dental Team Dentist in Greensboro



Almost every team member at Mango Dental has over a decade of experience in dentistry, and our hygienists average over 30 years of experience. We selectively hire only the best team members. We consider our team members to be a close family, as many of our team members have been with this dentist office for many years. Experience, quality, communication, consistency, loyalty, respect, and the highest level of customer service are the secret sauce behind why our office runs smoothly, our schedule stays full, and patients are seen timely with minimal waiting. We treat our patients just like family and we look forward to seeing them year after year… even decade after decade!

Dr. Michael J. Mango, DDS
Dr. Michael J. Mango, DDS
Dentist in Greensboro with 30+ years of dental experience

“Our Greensboro dentist office’s premier reputation is built on decades of excellence in dentistry. I promise to give you a fair evaluation and options for your goals, time frame and budget. Patient satisfaction is my #1 goal; not overselling you on dentistry that you don’t need.”

Dr. Mike, Mango Dental

Dr. Mike Mango is renowned as a premier cosmetic dentist who focuses on offering advanced dentistry solutions with a minimally-invasive and artistic approach to complex dental problems. Dr. Mike enjoys challenging, advanced cosmetic dentistry cases and helping his patients and friends achieve beautiful smiles.

As the lead dentist at Mango Dental, Dr. Mike’s vision is to ensure that his boutique, cosmetic dentist office offers the highest level of customer service and is outfitted with the most modern dental technology so that his team can provide first-class, cosmetic dental procedures and service dental emergencies in-office, thus saving patients’ time and money. Dr. Mike Mango has an exceptional amount of experience and education with advanced restorative and cosmetic procedures such as: dental implants, veneers, dentures, “All-On-Four,” dental false teeth, root canals, tooth extractions, crowns, bridges, invisible adult braces, laser gum contouring, laser dentistry, bonding gaps between teeth, frenectomies, teeth whitening, fillings, sealants and much more.

Dr. Mike Mango is dedicated to providing custom care for each patient, focusing on the oral health needs, preferences and treatment objectives for every patient he treats to achieve optimal outcomes and superior results. He prides himself on his ability to perform simple and complex dental restorations and cosmetic treatments to help each patient feel more confident about the way they look. His friendly, approachable manner combined with his commitment to communication and patient education have earned him the reputation as one of the nicest and best dentists in Greensboro.

A 1992 Magna Cum Laude graduate of NC State University, Dr. Mike Mango completed a bachelor’s degree and internships in orthodontics before earning his dental degree in 1996 from the UNC School of Dentistry. With over three decades of professional experience, Dr. Mike Mango has significant dental subject matter and clinical expertise. His commitment to patient education ensures each patient he treats understands the specific issues they face as well as the available treatment options that can help them achieve better oral health and improved aesthetics.

Dedicated to staying on top of the most recent developments in dentistry, he maintains active memberships in the American Dental Association, the Gate City Dental Study Club, and the Spear’s Study Club. Dr. Mike Mango regularly attends advanced continuing education classes, such as the prestigious Spear’s dental seminars in Scottsdale, AZ and Glidewell Dental Labs in Newport Beach, CA, to learn the latest techniques in advanced smile generation (creating smiles with lasting beauty).

When not treating patients, Dr. Mike enjoys tennis, pickleball, running, skiing, volunteering, growing fresh vegetables in his garden, and studying the Bible. Giving back to the community is also very important to Dr. Mike; he was on the board of Greensboro Urban Ministry, routinely participates in NC Dental Society’s Missions of Mercy (NCMOM) to provide free dental services to the impoverished in the Greensboro area, and volunteers with the Out of the Garden project to provide fresh food to Guilford County students. In addition, Dr. Mike sponsors and participates in many other local charities and charitable events to help enrich the lives of others in our community. Dr. Mike and his wife, Emily Mango, have made many significant charitable donations, event sponsorships and volunteer hours supporting local organizations.

Dr. Mike Mango is married to Emily Mango and they collectively have three children: Ike, Ava and Christian. The Mango family attends Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Greensboro.

Dr. Joseph Patteson, DMD
Dr. Joseph Patteson, DMD
Dentist in Greensboro passionate about digital dentistry and Same Day Crowns

Dr. Joe joined Mango Dental in July 2021. He completed his professional dental training at East Carolina University’s School of Dental Medicine where he received the most up-to-date training in the cutting-edge field of digital dentistry, as well as intensive instruction and hands on experience at many statewide community service learning centers. Dr. Joe has a passion for innovation and modern dentistry in the digital era. Dr. Joe leads the in-office teeth whitening services for Mango Dental patients. He has extensive experience with digital oral scans, same day dental crowns, fillings, teeth whitening, and much more.

Dr. Joe was born and raised in Greensboro, NC. He is married to Rebekah Patteson, and they have two sweet daughters named Addie and Riley. Faith and family are of the utmost importance to Dr. Joe.

He is an avid outdoor enthusiast and enjoys activities such as hiking, disc golf, fishing, snowboarding, biking, golf, and basketball. As a member of both the North Carolina Dental Society and American Dental Association, Dr. Joe is equipped to stay on the cutting edge of the dental field and is excited to bring his training/expertise to the Mango dental team.

Dr. Joe is now accepting new patients.


The first smiles to welcome you to Mango Dental

From scheduling patients to coordinating with insurance, these wonderful ladies look forward to taking care of you.

We pride ourselves on the reliability of our schedule and a minimal wait time in the lobby. We respect your time and do everything we can to stay on schedule. We do not overbook appointment times; your appointment time is truly reserved just for you. This commitment to the highest level of customer service and scheduling is appreciated by our patients, and keeps our loyal patients coming back year after year… even decade after decade!

Front Desk at Mango Dental dentist in Greensboro NC
SUEFront Office Administrator - 40 years
Sue joined the the Mango Dental office in June 1984. She studied computer programming at GTCC before finding her love of dental assisting. She was a dental assistant for the first 28 years of her dental career before transitioning into the administrative area of the dental office. Sue works very diligently helping our dental patients navigate the daunting and cumbersome world of dental insurance, a service that we are proud to offer as part of our commitment to providing the best possible comprehensive experience for our patients. Furthermore, Sue’s past experience as a dental assistant means that she is very knowledgeable about all aspects of our office and dental procedures, so she can confidently communicate with patients about what to expect and to answer their questions.

Sue has three children Ashley, Jordan, and Kristin. Outside of the dental office, Sue is an active volunteer, and she enjoys being involved with her church and growing in her love of Jesus.

JULIEFront Office Administrator - 13 years
Julie joined the Mango Dental family in early 2022. She is one of our smiling faces at the front desk who schedules patients and coordinates with insurance. Prior to joining Mango Dental, Julie spent a couple of years caring for her aging mother. Prior to that, Julie was a financial coordinator for an orthodontics practice for 12 years, so she is no stranger to dentistry.

Outside of work, Julie enjoys spending time with her family traveling or planning her next trip–normally to a beach! She has two pups named Daisy and Toby who keep her busy when at home.

KRISTINFront Office Administrator - 6 years
Kristin joined the Mango Dental family in December 2022 as a Front Office Administrator. Prior to joining Mango Dental, Kristin worked in dental for 4 years and is very well-versed in insurance. She hopes to continue expanding her knowledge and love of working in the dental field.

Kristin grew up in Greensboro. She has a son, Owen, and a daughter, Scarlett. In her free time, Kristin enjoys fishing, spending time with friends and family, and being outdoors.


Dental cleanings have never been more relaxing and fun!

Our exceptionally experienced hygienists have a diverse range of personalities and styles, but they are all pros at what they do. From a light touch to thoroughly cleaning every nook to quad cleanings, they will take expert care of you. These wonderful ladies enjoy getting to know you and welcoming you into the Mango Dental family and hope to see you year after year... even decade after decade. They might even have you rolling with laughter!

Be sure to ask for your lavender-scented warm towel at the end of your cleaning appointment.

Hygiene Team at Mango Dental dentist in Greensboro NC
LYNDIDental Hygienist- 33 Years
Lyndi has been a Dental Hygienist with the Mango Dental office for over 33 years. She has enjoyed seeing so many of the same patients her entire career. They are like family to her! Lyndi is part of the “secret-sauce” that makes our dental office so special. Check out Lyndi’s hygiene reviews from her loyal following of patients and you will see why Lyndi stays booked in advance with hygiene appointments. She graduated as valedictorian of her dental hygiene class in 1990 from GTCC. She’s a proud member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association, the Central Carolina Dental Hygiene Society, Sigma Phi Alpha dental hygiene honor society, and many dental hygiene networking groups.

She is happily married to Greg and has two adult children, Leanna and Luke.

MARSHADental Hygienist- 38 Years
Marsha has been practicing dental hygiene for 38 years. Prior to joining the Mango Dental office in 2006, Marsha worked as a hygienist for 10 years in a very progressive periodontal office, as well as practicing over 5 years as a fill-in dental hygienist all around Greensboro. She brought with her a great deal of knowledge and various experiences from many different practice and patient treatment styles.

Marsha and her husband, Billy, have two children, Brandon and Nicole. Marsha spends most of her time trying to keep up with her 17 year old daughter, who is also her best friend. She enjoys spending time with family, playing with their 3 dogs, traveling, and relaxing at the beach.

LESLEYDental Hygienist- 4 Years

Originally from Georgia, Lesley has been practicing dental hygiene for 45 years. She joined Mango Dental in 2018. After working in many dentist offices over the last 43 years, Lesley has seen it all! We are honored that she has declared Mango Dental the best dentist office in the Triad. Our patients enjoy Lesley’s sense of humor. If you ask nicely, she might even teach you how to hold the hygiene tools!

Lesley has been married to Dan for 30 years. They have a daughter, McKinley, who teaches at NC State University and is a candidate for a PhD there. Lesley is very involved with First Baptist Church Mayodan. She has three dogs and a cat.


MELISSADental Hygienist- 25 Years
Melissa has been a dental hygienist for over 25 years. She has extensive experience providing periodontal cleanings. Melissa joined the Mango Dental family in January 2022 as a Dental Hygienist.

A native of Rockingham County, Melissa and her husband, Tommy, now reside in Greensboro. Together they have four children: Olivia, Bonnie, Carly, and Andrew. In her limited spare time, Melissa enjoys traveling, reading, and being a soccer mom.


Assist the dentists with treatment plans and procedures

These experienced, calm and smiling ladies help comfort patients and reduce their dental anxiety.

From documenting treatment plans to prepping teeth and suctioning, they expertly assist the dentists with procedures such as implants, crowns, veneers, and more to ensure patients experience painless dentistry.

Dental Assistants at Mango Dental dentist in Greensboro NC
AMYDental Assistant - 15 years
Amy has been a Dental Assistant for over 15 years and she lives in Greensboro.

“In 2013, I had the pleasure of joining Mango Dental. What I love most is that we are able to combine cutting edge technology with highly skilled doctors to create and maintain beautiful, healthy smiles.”

RYANDental Assistant - 24 Years
Ryan joined the Mango Dental family in September 2021 as a Dental Assistant. Ryan earned her dental assisting degree from GTCC in 2000. She has been a Dental Assistant for over 24 years.

Ryan grew up in the Triad area. Ryan and her husband have been married for over 20 years and have two amazing children. Ryan has 2 dogs, 2 ducks, and a bunny; she has created a small farm in the city. In her free time, Ryan enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Ryan and her family continue to grow and share the love of Jesus as they attend Definition Church.

HEATHERDental Assistant - 10 years
Heather joined the Mango Dental team in April 2023 as a Dental Assistant. Heather has over 10 years of dental experience and earned her training from GTCC. She loves getting to know each patient and helping them achieve their beautiful smile. Prior to dentistry, Heather earned her bachelor’s degree from UNCG.

When not working, Heather enjoys spending time with her 2 kids, friends, listening to live bands, reading, and traveling!

TiffanyHygiene Assistant - 4 years
Tiffany joined the Mango Dental family in October 2022 as a Hygiene Assistant. Prior to joining Mango Dental, Tiffany earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida and obtained her dental hygiene training at GTCC. She strives to make each patient as comfortable as possible, and truly enjoys her role as a hygiene assistant. She is proud to be a part of the Mango dental team!

When not helping patients, Tiffany enjoys spending time with friends, her two adult sons, and her corgi named Murphy.