Dental Assistant / Sterilization Tech
I assist our hygienists, dental assistants, and Dr. White during many of our patients’ procedures, as well ensure the sterilization of our dental instruments. It is so rewarding to see our patients’ happy smiles after treatment. Getting to spend each day making peoples’ lives better while working with an outstanding staff is a blessing. We are more than just a team; we are family!
I am married with four sons, which makes us most definitely a sports family. I love to spend time with my family. I am very blessed in many ways and one of them is being a part of this amazing team.
I take care of all the financial aspects of our practice, including monthly billing, collections, and insurance payments. Our office is like a big family, full of amazing people and wonderful patients. We work hard but still have fun with our patients and each other. Dr. White and our team always strive to do our best and treat each other like family!
I have been married to a wonderful man for almost 30 years, and we have three children and eight grandchildren. That alone keeps us busy! In my free time I like to golf, sew, and spend time with my family.
I assist Dr. White with much of our patients’ care, order supplies, and help with treatment planning. I really enjoy educating patients on the importance of their oral and overall health through one-on-one patient interaction. I love seeing patients who are unhappy with their smiles walk out with a shiny new grin and a new boost of confidence! Working with Dr. White brings me joy and the satisfaction of providing our patients with beautiful, healthy smiles.
I am married with three children. I enjoy spending time with my family, being outdoors, and doing Zumba in my free time.
Registered Dental Hygienist
During our patients’ hygiene appointments, I provide dental cleanings, oral and overall health screenings, and education regarding the connection between oral health and the rest of the body. It is very rewarding to see positive changes in my patients’ oral health because of what they learned in our office. Dr. White is constantly learning and adding new technology in the office that benefits our patients’ health and comfort. He is very meticulous in his work and takes pride in each and every patient and their smile.
I have been married for more than a dozen years and I have a son and a daughter. In my free time, I enjoy outdoor activities, boating, biking, traveling, fitness, and spending time with friends and family.
I am responsible for overseeing all aspects of office flow and efficiency, from financials and marketing to patient scheduling, financial coordination, and social media management. I love building and maintaining relationships with our patients, and seeing their happiness and confidence restored after dental treatment. I am proud to be a part of this office, where we are more than a team; we are a family. We truly care about each other and strive to be the best we can be.
I have been married for 12 years and have four children and three dogs. I love spending time with my family, camping, photography, and watching my children play sports.
I have worked in the dental field for ten years and four years as a hygienist. I enjoy establishing relationships with patients as providing them dental hygiene services including oral cancer screening, patient education, patient cleanings, radiographs, and diagnosing patients’ oral health. I take pride in achieving optimal oral health for my patients, which in returns benefits their overall health. It is extremely rewarding to see each individual’s growth and improvements. Working at Valley Dental Associates give me the opportunity to be the best hygienist I can be with up-to-date technology, plenty of time per patient, and working under Dr. White’s high expectation guidelines.
I am a wife and mom of two beautiful girls and one dog. I love outdoor activities including boating and RZR riding. I also enjoy traveling and visiting my hometown, Flagstaff!
For more than 27 years, I’ve enjoyed building relationships with my patients as I provide them with gentle and effective hygiene care and education. I am especially interested in increasing my patients’ awareness and knowledge of how their dental health can affect their overall health. We work together as a team to keep their oral health at an optimal level. I am inspired by Dr. White’s drive continually provide the best standard of care for our patients continually through the use of cutting-edge dentistry, treating the patient like we would our own family, and providing the best treatment options for our patients based upon their individual needs.
I am married to a wonderful man and have two sons and six beautiful grandchildren. I love golfing, boating, gardening, spending time with family and friends, and attending local athletic events.
I’ve been in the dental field since 1999. I like to joke around and make our patients laugh, seeing our patients smile is the best part of my day. I love helping patients obtain healthy smiles and improve their confidence. I am proud to be a part of such a wonderful, friendly, and dedicated office.
Outside of the office, I enjoy spending time with my husband and three children. We love traveling, hiking, boating, and going off-roading with our dirt bikes or Jeep.