Meet The Dentistry For Children Staff
Dentistry For Children in Montgomery and Wetumpka, AL uses state-of-the-art equipment and techniques designed to give your child the best care. Our warm, inviting, and comfortable environment allows children to relax. We strive to make the dentist office a place kids want to go! We are dedicated to providing age-appropriate, personalized care to each child in order to set them up for a lifetime of great dental hygiene.
From your infant’s first tooth to maintaining your teenager’s full set, we can help your child maintain a happy, healthy smile. We not only educate your child on healthy dental habits, but can also provide you with helpful tips and tricks to best care for your child’s teeth between visits.
Meet Our Doctors
Julia Isherwood Schreiber, D.M.D.
Dr. Julia Isherwood Schreiber grew up in Daphne, Alabama, located on Alabama’s beautiful Gulf Coast. She attended Auburn University, graduating Magna Cum Laude, with a degree in biomedical sciences. Following college, she moved to Birmingham to attend dental school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Schreiber earned her doctorate of medical dentistry (D.M.D.) in 2006 and immediately began her specialty training as a resident in pediatric dentistry at the University of Alabama Dental School and The Children’s Hospital of Alabama. During her residency, she also received advanced instruction in the treatment of patients with special needs at the Sparks Center.
To stay current with the newest advancements in her field, Dr. Schreiber is a member of the Alabama Dental Association, American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Schreiber lives in Montgomery with her husband, Dr. Alex Schreiber, who practices orthodontics. The Schreibers welcomed their son, Aidan Alexander, in 2010 and their daughter, Josie Claire, in 2015. Dr. Schreiber enjoys gardening, cooking and traveling with her family.
LaKeshia Thomas, D.M.D.
Dr. LaKeshia Thomas is a proud native of Montgomery, Alabama where she attended Loveless Academic Magnet School (LAMP). She attended Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, graduating magna cum laude, with a degree in Biology. After college, she attended the University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine. After receiving her doctorate of dental medicine (D.M.D) in 2012, she furthered her dental training and education by attending an Advanced Education General Residency Program at the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry/ Lutheran Medical Center in Memphis, Tennessee. She is also a diplomat of the Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
She has always had a passion for treating kids and was elated to return to her home state of Alabama to begin her specialty training in pediatric dentistry at the University of Alabama, School of Dentistry and the Children’s Hospital of Alabama. During her residency, Dr. Thomas was selected as a Sparks trainee where she received advanced training in treating special needs patients. She is currently involved with the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the Alabama Dental Association. In her leisure time, Dr. Thomas enjoys biking, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.
Benjamin J. Cumbus, D.M.D.
Dr. Benjamin J. Cumbus graduated from the University of Alabama in 1968. He then graduated from the University of Alabama Dental School in 1972. After graduation from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry, Dr. Cumbus served in the U.S. Air Force as a Captain in Spangdahlem, Germany for two years. He completed his internship and residency in pediatric dentistry at the University of Alabama – Children’s Hospital in 1976.
Dr. Cumbus is a member of the Alabama Dental Association, American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Academy of Pediatrics and the Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry. He is also a past president of the Alabama Dental Association.
A native of Montgomery, Dr. Cumbus and his wife, Ginny, are active in community affairs. They attend First United Methodist Church and have participated in several mission trips to Costa Rica and Jamaica. He serves on the Metro Board of the Montgomery YMCA, the Camp Chandler Board and is a member of the Montgomery Lion’s Club. Dr. Cumbus has practiced pediatric dentistry in Montgomery for over 30 years and enjoys fishing, skiing and traveling in his spare time.
Meet Our Wonderful Staff
Sissy Skipper – Office Manager
Ann Marie Moseley – Patient Coordinator
Melissa Brooks – Insurance/Billing Coordinator