Olive Chapel Family Dentistry
Dustin J. Prusik, DDS

Meet the Team at Olive Chapel Family Dentistry

Our team focuses on giving our patients exceptional care and personalized service. Take a moment to read about us and know that you will always be treated with compassion and respect while in our care. 

Dr. Dustin Prusik DDS and his wife in Apex NC

Dustin Prusik, DDS

Dr. Prusik is a true native of this area having grown up just a few miles down the road in Cary, NC.  He attended Green Hope High School where he is a member of the GHHS Athletic Hall of Fame. It was there that he met his future wife, Lauren, and many other friends who currently live in Apex and the surrounding communities.

Dr. Prusik attended UNC Chapel Hill and earned a bachelor’s in biology with minors in chemistry and Spanish before moving on to dental school, also at UNC Chapel Hill. After achieving his DDS, Dr. Prusik completed an intensive residency program at the Fayetteville VA Medical Center.  During that time he received advanced training in all areas of general dentistry including restorative, prosthodontics, endodontics, periodontics, oral surgery, and implant dentistry.  This residency program trained him to treat complex dental problems and manage patients with challenging medical conditions.  It was also a very rewarding experience working with veterans who have sacrificed so much for our country.

Dr. Prusik is a strong believer in community service.  He was named a Public Service Scholar during his time at UNC and has participated in many volunteer projects including the Durham Rescue Mission, the Fayetteville Care Clinic, NC Missions of Mercy, and several international volunteer trips.

Dr. Prusik is a current member of the American Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
“I was drawn to dentistry because it allows me to work with my hands and help people live a healthier, happier life. I have always sought to put others first in everything that I do, and I feel truly honored to be able to give back to the community that has given me so much over the years.” – Dr. Prusik


Dr. Prusik is a die-hard Tar Heel fan having spent 8 years in school at Chapel Hill. In addition to cheering for UNC, he enjoys running, golfing, and traveling as much as possible. He and Lauren have two wonderful children, Penelope and Brayden, as well as an energetic, fun-loving golden retriever named Murphy. They are proud to call North Carolina home and make a point to enjoy everything this great state has to offer. Dr. Prusik and his family have attended The Summit Church for over 10 years.


Headshot of Linda, a dental hygienist at our 27502 dentist office


Dental Hygienist

Linda was born and raised in Texas and relocated to Raleigh in 2017. She earned her bachelor's degree from The University of Texas at Austin (Hook 'em Horns!) and continued to earn her dental hygiene degree in Savannah, Georgia. She has been practicing hygiene for over a decade and enjoys building relationships and educating patients on how to reach a healthier smile.  Linda and her husband, Francis, have two children named Xander and Adelyn. When she is not caring for patients, Linda enjoys crafting, watching shows and being a foodie. Linda is so excited to be apart of such a dedicated and caring team here at Olive Chapel Family Dentistry and can't wait to meet you at your next appointment!!

Courtney, dental hygienist at Olive Chapel Dentistry in Apex NC


Dental Hygienist

Courtney was born in New Hampshire but quickly moved down south where she was raised in Durham, North Carolina. In 2020, her and her husband, John, bought their first home in Holly Springs where they are raising their two children, Saylor and Knox, and their new puppy, Sammy! Courtney has always had a passion for health and patient care, which led her to a career in dental hygiene. She has been practicing hygiene since 2012, and has been a part of the OCFD team since 2017. She truly enjoys getting to know each of her patients and working along side them to reach their individual dental goals… what a treat! She attends the Summit Church and is thankful for her growing relationship with the Lord, keeping her grounded in her journey through life. When not in the dental office, Courtney enjoys challenging her fitness and overall health by focusing on nutrition, daily movement and mental health through yoga.  She is also an avid Tar Heels fan!  Courtney feels so blessed to be part of Olive Chapel FAMILY Dentistry and enjoys each day she gets to come to work and make a difference in the lives of others. 

Carla a Dental Assistant at Olive Chapel Dentistry in 27502


Dental Assistant

Carla was born and raised in Melbourne, Florida. She has Peruvian nationality and speaks fluent Spanish!  She relocated with her family to North Carolina in 2005 and attends St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church. Carla and her husband, Dereck, have three amazing kids, Christopher, Emily, and Collin and one Granddaughter Amelia. She also has a pup named Packer.  Carla came to NC with over 15 years of dental experience. She attended Brevard Community College and Wake Tech. Community College.  Carla enjoys a healthy lifestyle of dancing, hot yoga, and strength training.  She also enjoys eating and experiencing new cultures.  She loves spending time with her family, listening to music, and spending time at the beach or the mountains. She also is a very passionate FSU football fan. Go NOLES!  Carla enjoys meeting new patients, establishing long-lasting relationships, and helping them achieve a beautiful and healthy smile!

Biancha, a Front Desk Administrator at Olive Chapel Family Dentistry


Office Administrator/Dental Assistant

Biancha was born and raised in upstate New York and moved to Raleigh, NC in 2018.  Her boyfriend, Ozell, and their young son, Justyce, moved to Cary, in 2021. She studied Psychology at Mercyhurst University in Erie, PA. Biancha has been working in the dental field for 10 years and has truly found her passion. She enjoys working in a family practice because of the relationships she builds with her patients and coworkers.  When she isn't working, Biancha enjoys spending time with her family and friends.  She feels so blessed to have found a place like Olive Chapel Family Dentistry, not only because of the atmosphere, but because of the opportunity to work along side people who have become family and love what they do as much as she does!  If you’re looking for a place that will treat you like family, Olive Chapel Family Dentistry is the place for you! Biancha can't wait to meet/see you at your upcoming appointment!

Tanya the Front Desk Administrator at our Apex NC dental office


Office Administrator

Tanya was born and raised in Pennsylvania. She moved to Apex in 2008 in search of warmer weather and a good area to raise a family. Tanya and her daughter love exploring the area and enjoying all of the great activities close by.  Tanya has been assisting patients with their dental needs for over 15 years and is so excited to meet you at Olive Chapel Family Dentistry!

Lauren a Front Desk Administrator at our 27502 dental practice


Office Administrator

Lauren was born in Iowa and moved to North Carolina when she was in high school.  The southern lifestyle (and Dr. Prusik!) won her over and she chose to go to NC State where she graduated with a degree in business administration.  She was also fortunate enough to enjoy 4 years on their collegiate dance team.  Go Pack!  She had over 7 years of administrative experience prior to starting at Olive Chapel Family Dentistry in 2016, which made for a great transition into the receptionist role. Her compassion for others and big smile will make your experience at our office more than pleasant!  In her free time, Lauren enjoys hiking with her dog Murphy, traveling to new places with Dr. Prusik and their kids, reading a good book, and spending time with friends and family.

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Very Impressed

Very impressed with all Staff & Dr. Dustin Prusik, DDS. He explained everything in detail and language I could understand. Was very understanding of my Phobia of Dentist and needles. He guided me in a direction of my Dental & Health needs. Very happy to have found them.-Rhonda Hollifield

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