Our New River Valley Team

Dr. Steve Tupman, DDS

Dr. Tupman completed his undergraduate work at the University of Virginia and graduated from the Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry in 1978.

He was a Navy dentist where he completed internships in endodontics and periodontics.  He has since been in private practice for over 30 years.  He is an active member of the American Dental Association and Virginia Dental Association.

Dr. Tupman is married to his childhood sweetheart, who he met playing Little League Baseball.  They have three adult children.  His son lives in Blacksburg with his wife and 2 children.  Dr. Tupman is looking forward to being closer to his grandchildren.  He is an avid gardener and tropical fish owner.  Dr. Tupman also enjoys playing racquetball and working out.


Patient Coordinator

​Hi, I'm Hannah.  I live in Carroll County with my husband Cody, and our little Pekingese, Bella.  I began working for Blue Ridge Dental Group shortly after I completed the Assisting Program through Wytheville Community College.  In my free time, I enjoy running, shopping, and spending time with my family and friends.  At our office, we are blessed with a wonderful staff who works well with one another to see that our patients get the care they deserve.  


Registered Dental Hygienist

Hi, my name is Lyndsey. I am a 2009 Suma Cum Laude graduate of Wytheville Community College where I was named "Student of the Year" and received the Hu Friedy Golden Scaler Award for academic achievement.  My husband Travis and I live in Fries, and we recently celebrated our 1 year anniversary.  I enjoy playing with our Bassett Hound puppy Troy, spending time with my family and friends, running, watching football, and shopping.  My favorite thing about my job is being able to build relationships with my patients while providing them with the best and most comfortable treatment possible.  I am thankful we have such a capable and compatible team.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Hi, my name is Heather.  I'm from the wonderful countryside of Riner.  I live there with my husband Adam.  I started working for Blue Ridge Dental Group shortly after graduating from Wytheville Community College as a Registered Dental Hygienist in 2010.  I enjoy spending time with friends and family, weekend trips, campfires, and any place where you can find a sandy beach!  I enjoy getting to know my patients and giving them the best care I can.  I look forward to meeting you and helping you with your smile.



Dental Assistant

Brittany- Hi, I’m Brittany.  I am from Riner.  I have been a dental assistant since 2008 and was blessed to become a part of Blue Ridge Dental Group in 2016.  I enjoy spending time with family and friends, riding my Harley, camping at the lake, and trips with my 3 sisters.  Can’t wait to meet you and assist in making your visit with us a great one!