Meet Our Team

Dr. Tara Bell


Dr. Bell grew up in Minnesota and is happy to now call Cary home. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Notre Dame in 1998.

Morgan McLamb

Dental Assistant & Treatment Coordinator

A life-long Meadow resident, Morgan enjoys commuting from the small eastern NC town and lives with her fiancé and two dogs. After graduating from a Dental Assisting program, she joined Bell Family Dentistry in January 2020.

Pascha Hudson

Dental Assistant

Pascha is originally from Jacksonville, NC, and now lives in the Triangle with her husband and their two fur babies, Dixon and Jake. She graduated from Wake Technical Community College in Dental Assisting in 2019. In the winter, she enjoys snowboarding with her husband, and in the summer, she cherishes family time at her second home in Ocean Isle.

Claudia LaSmith

Office Manager
From Strasburg, Ohio and Greensboro, NC, Claudia now resides in Apex with her husband and daughter Harper Dean. Graduating from the Dental Assisting program at Guilford Technical Community College in 2000 (read more)

Aimee Schumacher

Dental Hygienist

Aimee is originally from Western New York and is now happy to call Holly Springs home. She enjoys spending time with her husband and son, Ryker. She earned her dental hygiene degree  from Florence-Darlington Technical College in 2013. Aimee has been practicing dental hygiene for over 7 years.   We are glad to have her join us as part of the Bell Family Dentistry Team.

Katie Mullins

Dental Hygienist

Katie was born and raised in Rochester, NH then moved to Apex, NC in the fall of 2014 worked with Dr. Bell and team from 2014-2017 and came back in June 2020. She is so happy to be back! As a hygienist, it is Katie’s priority to provide patients with oral care to best meet their individual needs in a friendly, gentle, and sincere manner.