Meet The Team

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Danette

Office Manager / Treatment Coordinator

I am the office manager and treatment coordinator. My goal is to make every day efficient and enjoyable. I’ve loved Orthodontics ever since I had braces as a teenager. Dentistry is my passion and I really enjoy seeing all the smiling faces! Outside of the office, you will find me spending time with my family, shopping or boating & waterskiing.

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Amanda H.

Insurance Coordinator

I am one of the patient care coordinators and my job is to make sure you have a great dental experience from start to finish. Part of that involves making sure patients are well informed regarding their dental treatment and insurance. I chose Pediatrics because I love kids. Dentistry, in general, has always fascinated me especially with all the new advances they are making every day! I enjoy running, reading and spending time with my family – my husband, our 2-year-old daughter Harper, and our 9-year-old son Kingston.

Megan

Patient Care Coordinator

I am one of the Patient Care Coordinators in the office. Dentistry chose me! I’ve been interested in dentistry since the first time my grandpa put me in his dental chair. I also love kids so this job is perfect! In my free time, I love anything outdoors, trying new foods, and most of all spending time with my son, Hendrix.

Melissa

Patient Care Coordinator

I am a Patient Care Coordinator in the office. I love being the liaison between patients and doctors, helping to provide a seamless experience from booking to service. I love pediatrics and seeing all the kiddos come in and have a positive dental experience. In my free time, I like spending time outside with my husband, daughters, and pup Hudson. PNW born and raised, we love celebrating all the seasons – especially when we get snow in the city.

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Steph

Orthodontic Assistant

My role in the office is an Orthodontic Assistant. I’ve always loved going to the dentist as a child. I love seeing patients before and after treatment, and how the changes affect people in a positive manner. I love hanging out with my hubby Stephen and all of our pets. We have a dog named Tia and 2 cats that require a lot of attention.

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Chelsi

Orthodontic / Pediatric Assistant

My role in the office is mostly as an orthodontic assistant, however, I love spending time on the pediatric side as well. I’ve always loved going to the dentist and orthodontist since I was little. I enjoy helping kids learn to love their smiles! When I’m not in the office, I spend time outside – walking, hiking, and skiing. I also like to be with my husband, friends, and sweet pup, Gus!

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Seaira

Pediatric / Orthodontic Assistant

I am Dr. Nelson’s and Dr. Miller’s pediatric and orthodontic expanded function dental assistant. My job is to educate my patients and make them as comfortable as possible while assisting with treatment. I chose dentistry because I love improving other people’s lives and gaining new knowledge every day! Part of my soul lives on the Oregon coast and there’s nothing I love more than going to the beach with my family (except maybe some really delicious food!)

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Michelle

Pediatric Dental Assistant

I am a Dental Assistant with the Pediatric team here in the office. I chose to pursue dentistry to be able to create a fun and safe space for patients. Outside of the office, I enjoy spending time with my family, puzzles and board games.

Kenzie

Pedatric Dental Assistant

I am a Pediatric Assistant. I grew up around dentistry and always loved dental visits and visiting my mom at work. I love working with kids because it’s so much fun. Outside the office, you will find me with my dog, family, and friends. I also love to explore and travel.

Miranda

Orthodontic Assistant

I’m an orthodontic assistant and I love helping people achieve a beautiful smile! In my free time, I enjoy spending time with family, shopping, interior decorating, and cake decorating.

Jennifer

Orthodontic Assistant

I am an Orthodontic Assistant. I wanted to pursue a career in dentistry because I loved the idea of being a part of someone’s life and gaining more knowledge with the new advances. Outside the office, you will find me dancing, learning about fashion, listening to music, reading, and watching tv shows.