Meet Our Staff
Fred C. Heros, DDS
Dr.Heros is originally from Havana, Cuba and moved here with his family as a young child. He has been in Memphis ever since. Dr. Heros graduated from Catholic High School and the University of Memphis, formerly Memphis State University, with a degree in Microbiology. He graduated from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in 1975 with his Doctor of Dental Surgery and has been in private practice ever since. He and his wife Gayle have three daughters, Christie McGee (husband, Kelly), Anita Heros, and Lisa Ellis (husband, Scott). They have three grandchildren, Steven, Madelyne, and Isabel.
Dr. Heros is a member and former president of the Memphis Dental Society and the Tennessee Dental Association. He volunteers for the Church Health Center, and the Bellevue mobile unit. He has been the recipient of many awards including Outstanding Alumni at UT (2012), the Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award (2013), and has been inducted into the International College of Dentists and the Pierre Fauchard Academy. He attends the annual TDA convention and the annual Mid South Dental Congress and has over 1000 continuing education credits in all aspects of dentistry.
In his spare time, he enjoys playing racquetball, spending time with his family at the lake and the beach, and playing with his new puppy Lolita.
Christopher W. Wilson, DDS
Dr. Chris grew up in Martin, Tennessee where he attended the University of Tennessee at Martin and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. He moved to Memphis in 2011 and enrolled at the UT Health Science Center where he completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in May 2015. While attending the UTHSC, Dr. Chris volunteered with the UTHSC Student Government Association, participated in many community events, and traveled to Quito, Ecuador on a medical mission trip. He was honored to serve on a medical team that provided over 400 patients with free dental care. This experience provided the opportunity for him to move toward his ultimate goal of positively impacting the lives of others.
While attending the UTHSC, Dr. Chris earned several awards including the International College of Dentist Award and the Pediatric Dentistry Alumni Award. He is currently a member of the American Dental Association, the Tennessee Dental Association, and the Memphis Dental Society.
Dr. Chris lives in East Memphis with his wife, Julia, who is a first grade teacher for Collierville Schools. In his spare time, he enjoys hunting, watching and attending sporting events (especially St. Louis Cardinals Baseball), eating Memphis BBQ, and spending time with his family. Dr. Chris joined Covington Pike Dental in July 2015 and looks forward to taking care of your dental needs!
Christie serves as office manager for Covington Pike Dental. She has been with us since 1995. She worked in Labor and Delivery as a registered nurse at Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women from 1999-2008. She graduated from Saint Agnes Academy and Baptist College of Health Science with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and an Associates in Healthcare Administration. She enjoys spending time with her husband Kelly and their two children Steven and Maddie and vacationing at the beach.
Haley joined our team in 2004 as a Registered Dental Assistant. She is now serving as one of our dental hygienists after completing her Associate of Allied Health Science in Dental Hygiene at Concorde in 2013. She is newly engaged to her fiancé, Drew. They enjoy spending their spare time at the lake with their two fur babies.
Kristin joined our team in 2011. She serves as one of our dental hygienists. She is a graduate of Saint Agnes Academy and received her Associate of Allied Health Science in Dental Hygiene at Concorde after attending University of Memphis. She enjoys spending time with her four children, Stormi, Corey, Zoey, and Logan.
Stasia has been serving Dr. Heros office since January 2007. She began as our patient care coordinator and now serves as a dental assistant. She is an honors graduate of FACS. She received her associate degree as a registered dental assistant in 2008. She has also received her certification in dental radiology, monitoring nitrous, sealants and coronal polishing. She and her husband Geoff enjoy spending time with their son Tristan and daughter, Hazel Grace.
Sarah joined our team as a patient care coordinator in February 2012. She now serves as one of our Registered Dental Assistants and holds Certifications in Coronal Polishing, Dental Radiology, Nitrous Oxide Monitoring, and Sealant Application. Some of her favorite things to do include softball, volleyball, Memphis Grizzlies basketball, St. Louis Cardinals baseball and anything crafty. She also is an animal lover with three cats and a dog.