Dental Staff

All are professionals at Borden Dental Arts and maintain the highest levels of accreditation, pursuing ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends and technology in dentistry. We have an amazing team we are proud of the community we serve. We believe that you will notice a difference in our office that is evident in our smiling staff.

Dr. Charles S. Borden

Charles S. Borden III is a general and family dentist providing expert quality care for the metro-east area since 2004. He graduated from the University of Illinois with a BFA in Medical Art, and then from Northwestern University Dental School . He served four years with the Indian Health Service in northern Arizona and has taught at Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine . He was twice President of the Madison District Dental Society and has been a previous member of the Illinois State Dental Society's Committee on Dental Education. He also served as a member of the Goshen Rotary Club in Edwardsville, a board member with the Watershed Nature Conservancy , and as Assistant Coach for a Glen Ed soccer team. Dr. Borden has donated dental work and volunteers free dental services for Dental Lifeline Network . He is married to Melissa McDonough-Borden and they have two children. Our family loves the arts, the outdoors, and Disney!


Melissa - Marketing and Business Manager

Melissa McDonough-Borden has been married to Doctor Borden for 26 years; together they have worked to develop what is Borden Dental Arts. Mostly working on marketing and branding, Melissa has also helps with the business plans and front desk operations.


Angie - Office Manager

Angie has been in the field for over 30 years.  She enjoys constantly learning about dental insurance so she can help her patients.  Angie is an avid reader and loves spending time with her husband Wayne, two sons and granddaughter.  When she is not with family she devotes her free time helping veterans.


Julie - Patient Care Coordinator

Julie has been in the dental field for 25 years. She loves spending time with her three children: two sons and a daughter.  She loves playing with her three dogs and cat.  She loves being outdoors whether for gardening or a sporting event. 


Christina - Hygienist

Christina and husband Kenny relocated here from Champaign to be closer to their daughter.  She has one son in Dallas, Texas.  She loves her three fur babies: two doodles, Emmylou and Sadie Sue, and a ragdoll, Josie Bell.


Courtney - Hygienist

Courtney completed her dental hygienist degree in 2003 and has been professionally cleaning and examining teeth ever since. Her favorite part of dental hygiene is meeting new people and helping them with their care. Borden Dental Arts benefits from two super fantastic hygienists who provide the initial dental care for our patients. Courtney enjoys hiking, yoga, traveling, and working with her show wolfhounds. Courtney is married with a daughter and a son.


Kelsi - Chairside Assistant

Kelsi is newer to the area and to the dental field, but you would never know it.  She enjoys meeting and getting to know her patients.  She is very caring towards them.  She loves music and spending time with her loved ones.  She loves the outdoors, hiking and camping especially.  She is a proud dog mom and loves her cat too.

Currently updating staff images and bios.  Thanks for your patience.

Office Hours


9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday - Thursday:

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday - Sunday:


Please Note: 

We are closed for lunch from 12:30-1:30 each day.  Doors open at 1:30.