Meet Our Doctors

Dr. Brenda R. Paul

Dr. Brenda R. Paul

Dr. Paul graduated with an AA in dental hygiene from Allegany Community College. The University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery is where her DDS was earned.

In 1994, Dr. Paul started practicing dentistry in Williamsport, Maryland. Since that time, her team has grown and in 2018 the practice expanded and the name changed to River City Dental. She is proud to occupy the modern, elegant dental office with her team and patients.

She is a member of the ADA and MSDA. She is on the Board of Directors for the Discovery Station. She also sponsors scholarships at Williamsport High School and Allegany College of Maryland.

Dr. Paul fills her free time with her son, Grant. They love to travel and ski!!

Dr. Kristen P. Schupp

Dr. Kristen P. Schupp

Dr. Schupp graduated from Towson State University in 1989 with a BS in Biology and went on to receive her DDS from the University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery in 1993.

A practicing general dentist for 25 years, she joined Dr. Paul's practice in 2002. Dr. Schupp loves working in the dental field and creating beautiful smiles, but more importantly, getting to know the people attached to those smiles and building lasting relationships with her patients.

She is an active member of the ADA, the MSDA, and the WCDA. In 2003, she received an Award of Merit from the Maryland State Dental Association for her volunteerism in the field of forensic dentistry in the aftermath of the events of September 11, 2001. She also enjoys being a volunteer for Girls, Inc.

In her leisure time, Dr. Schupp enjoys spending time with her family and friends, walking marathons around her small town, and traveling down South and around the world as much as possible!

Meet Our Caring Team

Our Awesome Dental Team

Our team is our family. We revel in the fact that we have some of the friendliest, loyal, and most knowledgeable people working in our office who serve as the cornerstone of our kind and compassionate dental care. We have several staff members who have been with us over 15 years. Many of our greatest reviews and compliments mention them by name. We rely on them to always deliver the care to our patients that they deserve. We hope you will come to know them like we do, as family.

  • Lisa Registered Dental Hygienist
  • Melissa Registered Dental Hygienist
  • Allison Registered Dental Hygienist
  • Mary Kay Dental Assistant
  • Courtney Dental Assistant
  • Michelle B. Sterilization Technician
  • Lori Office Manager
  • Tammy Business Manager
  • Michelle S. Receptionist

Our Dental Philosophy

Genuine Care

Why do patients keep coming to us again and again? We genuinely interact and care for each person that comes through our doors. We take the time to get to know you personally and make it easy for you to feel like part of our dental family. Whether it's in the treatment chair or at our front desk, you will be listened to and understood. We genuinely care about you, and it shows.


Great oral health is an important part of a healthy, happy life. This is why we work hard to find agreeable payment options, so your oral health care is affordable. Have insurance? For your convenience, we will work with your insurance company to maximize your benefits. Additionally, when determining treatment plans and recommending care, we promise to always keep your best interests in mind.

Knowledgeable Team

Our constant goal is to be ahead of the game when it comes to dental knowledge. We strive to keep up-to-date with the latest techniques and technologies by regularly attending continuing education courses and integrating our new knowledge into our practice to better serve you. You can always count on us to deliver advanced care with you in mind.

Enjoyable Environment

When you walk through our doors, you will feel like you're the only patient we are treating today! We give our best efforts to provide focused attention and make your visit smooth and relaxing. We've created an enjoyable environment here with a friendly, fun and caring team that will put you at ease. We truly make each trip to the dentist fun!

Comprehensive Treatment Planning

There's no such thing as a quick fix to a dental problem. Achieving lasting oral health happens only with thorough diagnoses and comprehensive treatment planning. We will work with you to determine a proper treatment plan that not only looks at any dental problems but addresses the "whys" behind them and the long-term solutions to fix them. With our comprehensive approach, you will receive complete dental care customized to your individual needs.

Oral Cancer Screening

Preventive dental care is SO important to us! We know that if our team can be a part of preventing or early-diagnosing oral cancer or any other oral health issue, we are serving our patients well!

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If you value these qualities in a dentist, call us today! We’re passionate about your smile and passionate about helping you achieve optimal health!

Our team is skilled, knowledgeable and detailed.