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Meet the Team

Front Office

                
 

Laken, Office Manager

Laken is a graduate of Saginaw Valley State University where she received her Bachelors of Business Administration in Management. She joined our team in the year of 2016 as the Office Manager, and continues to work in this position. Laken loves the time she gets to spend building relationships in a way she wouldn’t be able to if she were treating patients.  She also enjoys implementing new systems to create a better experience for our patients and learning about dentistry along the way. What Laken enjoys most about working for our practice is that our staff is always willing to help each other and work together on a daily basis.

Some of the things that Laken enjoys doing on her spare time is going for walks with her two dogs, Sadie and Koda, being outdoors, vacationing, and spending time with her friends and family. 


  

Jessica, Front Office Team Leader

Jessica has been with our team since 2013. She is a graduate of Delta College with an Associates in Business as a Medical Secretary. Since she has been at our office, Jessica started as a receptionist and now has experience working as an insurance, treatment, and scheduling coordinator along with the role as the Front Office Team Leader.

Outside the practice, Jessica enjoys spending time with her husband, family, friends, and her cat. She also likes to go to the movies, vacationing, and relaxing with loved ones.

 
 
 

Tina, Receptionist

Tina has been coming to this dentist office since she was 6 years-since 1978!  She joined the office team in 2016 when the opportunity presented itself.  She has a Bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University in Family and Consumer Science and a minor in Communications.  She has a smile for everyone that comes into the office!

When not at work Tina homeschools her last two children at home, volunteers with the youth group at church, reads, sews, and spends time with family.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Hygienists


Kate, Hygienist
 

Kate has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 1994, and has been employed by our practice since 2005. She is a graduate of Ferris State University. Kate is a mother of 3 children, and is active in her church, community, and Cass City Schools. 

 

Kim, Hygienist

Kim is originally from Harbor Beach. She completed her Dental Hygiene degree in 1997 at Kellogg Community College. She truly loves her work in dentistry and has a heart for every patient that she treats. She especially feels accomplished when she can make people with previous negative memories from dentistry, comfortable and happy to be receiving care. Getting to know her patients individually is what she prides herself on, to provide not only high quality dental care, but gentle, yet through care.

Kim and her husband Andy, are raising two girls and enjoy family time, being Michigan State Spartan fans, and spending time outdoors. 


 

Laura, Hygienist

Laura has been a Registered Dental Hygienist for over 10 years, and she joined our team shortly after she graduated. She enjoys seeing new patients and easing their fears about dentistry. Laura loves getting to know her patients and seeing them and their families enjoying their dental experiences at our office!

In her free time, Laura likes spending time with her husband and their three young sons.


  

Allison, Hygienist

Allison has been a part of our team since 2007. She is a graduate from Ferris State University where she received her license in Dental Hygiene and has her certification in Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide. Since 2007, she has worked as an assistant, hygienist, and has been in charge of specified paperwork for the office.

In her spare time, Allison enjoys spending time with her family and her goldendoodle, Murphy. She has recently been married in September of 2015, and since then has now had a little girl!

 
  

Cassandra, Hygienist

Cassandra joined our team as a dental assistant in March 2014. She graduated from Ferris in 2013 with an Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene and finished her Bachelor’s degree in 2015. Cassandra is also licensed in Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide. She loves working both as an assistant and hygienist; she sincerely enjoys seeing smiles transformed and connecting with patients.

Cassandra enjoys spending time with her husband, their son, their families, and their two dogs Madelynn, and Nikios. When she is not at the office, Cassandra enjoys working part-time at her family’s dairy farm, reading, gardening, and being outside. 

  

Ashley, Hygienist

Ashley joined our team in the year of 2014. She has her degree and is registered in Dental Hygiene from Mott Community College. She also has her liecense in Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide. Ashley loves that she is able to help her patients achieve the optimal oral health that they deserve.

Ashley enjoys spending time with her husband and family, spending time in the sun, gardening, camping, and traveling to Florida in the Winter. 

 

 


Assistants

 

Chris, Assistant

Chris is a Registered Dental Assistant, RDA and has been a part of our team for over 40 years. Chris truly feels blessed for the pleasure for working with such caring doctors and wonderful staff. Our patients feels more like family and friends; she enjoys making their dental visits and enjoyable one.

In her spare time, Chris loves being outdoors, gardening, hiking, and especially spending time with her husband of 40 years, family and friends. 


  
 
Danielle, Assistant
  

Heather, Assistant

Heather is a RegisteredDental Assistant. She has been in dentistry for 20 years and has been at our office for 17 years. She is enthusiastic, caring, and loves working with our team. Heather also loves her patients and looks forward to seeing them when they come in forappointments. Being adental assistantis truly her passion.

Heather enjoys spending time with her family, and her dog, Max. She also enjoys planting flowers, and watching hummingbirds.

 

 Caitlyn, Assistant

Caitlyn was homeschooled growing up and graduated in the spring of 2016. She joined the team recently in 2017; she enjoys learning more and more every day about dentistry!

When not at work Caitlyn loves being outside, reading, helping on her family farm and enjoys family time. 


 Katie, Assistant

 



Jessica, Front Office Team Leader

Jessica has been with our team since 2013. She is a graduate ofDelta College with an Associates in Business as a Medical Secretary. Since she has been at our office, Jessica started as a receptionist and now hasexperience working as an insurance, treatment, and scheduling coordinator along with the role as the Front Office Team Leader.

Outside the practice, Jessica enjoys spending time with her fiancé, family, friends, and her cat. She also likes to go to the movies, vacationing, and relaxing with loved ones.

 

Jessica, Front Office Team Leader

Jessica has been with our team since 2013. She is a graduate ofDelta College with an Associates in Business as a Medical Secretary. Since she has been at our office, Jessica started as a receptionist and now hasexperience working as an insurance, treatment, and scheduling coordinator along with the role as the Front Office Team Leader.

Outside the practice, Jessica enjoys spending time with her fiancé, family, friends, and her cat. She also likes to go to the movies, vacationing, and relaxing with loved ones.

 

Jessica, Front Office Team Leader

Jessica has been with our team since 2013. She is a graduate ofDelta College with an Associates in Business as a Medical Secretary. Since she has been at our office, Jessica started as a receptionist and now hasexperience working as an insurance, treatment, and scheduling coordinator along with the role as the Front Office Team Leader.

Outside the practice, Jessica enjoys spending time with her fiancé, family, friends, and her cat. She also likes to go to the movies, vacationing, and relaxing with loved ones.

 

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