Meet Our Team

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is trained and skilled, and we strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Each member of our treatment team is a well-trained assistant, and our office staff has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.



Angela Sabo - Orthodontic Assistant

Angela Sabo is a native of Tuscaloosa. She and her sons, Jon and Brett, moved back from Valdosta, Georgia in 2006, where Angela worked for a General Dentist for 5 1/2 years. Angela enjoys working at Riverview and meeting new people. In her spare time she loves to read and attend football games. Angela and her sons attend New Beginnings Worship Center and they enjoy hunting, fishing and other sports.

Amy Walker - Laboratory Technician

Amy has been in the orthodontic field since 1969, chair side assisting and lab work since 2001. She has been employed with Dr. Upton since 2000. Amy and her husband, William, have been married for 45 years, and have a son and a daughter that are both married and have blessed them with seven grandchildren. Amy and William attend Shiloh Baptist Church. She also volunteers at the Samaritan Clinic. Amy enjoys shopping, traveling, entertaining and especially grandmother time!

Nancy Leonard - Insurance/Financial Coordinator

Nancy has been employeed with Dr. Upton for 14 1/ 2 years. Her job consist of a variety of roles including assisting patients with questions or concerns they may have regarding their accounts, and the daily task of accounts payable and recievables of the office. Nancy and her husband, Robby have been married for 37 years and have two children, Rob, and Tara. She also has three grandsons and expecting her first granddaughter in November. Nancy also has an exchange student from China living with her named Jimmy and he is 18 years old. In her free time, Nancy enjoys reading, spending time with family and friends, and traveling. Nancy says the best part about her job is meeting new people and building lifetime relationships with patients.