Meet the Team

Stephanie has been in the dental field for over 26 years. She got her training while serving as an active duty service member in the US Navy. She worked as a dental assistant for most of those years and trained many new dental assistants. She transitioned from the back to the front office and performed duties including; billing insurance, collections, quotes and more. She is now transitioning again to be the instructor for the new Smart Dental Assistant Training School. Her knowledge and experience will ensure the dental assistants that graduate from this school will be top notch.

Jacqueline is a passionate dental professional with 13 years of working experience in many fields, including pediatric, oral surgery, cosmetic, and general dentistry. Originally from Utah, she has also spent time living and practicing in Arkansas and Tennessee, where she graduated from an expanded functions program. Jacqueline recently moved back to Utah with her husband, daughter, and two dogs. She enjoys skiing, hiking, camping, and climbing in her free time.

Karli has over seven years experience in dentistry and is a dental assistant rock star! She has an incredible work ethic and she keeps this place running. She is an yoga instructor and teaches classes on the side. She grew up in this area and has a huge family. She is recently married and her baby is her dog Gato. She enjoys a healthy lifestyle and working out and loves the outdoors and traveling. She recently went on a trip to Cancun and has several other trips in the works–including Glassier National Park, Ireland and France. She is a an exceptional dental assistant and goes out of her way to be sure patients are taken care of. We are lucky to have her apart of our team and family.

Lynn has been with this practice for almost 13 years. She is kind and considerate to everyone she meets and knows most of our patients by name. Her knowledge of dental insurance is top notch and she goes the extra mile to be sure patient’s get the maximum benefit from their insurance plans. She is known as “Grandma Lynn” to not only her own four grandchildren, but to almost every child in this practice. They absolutely adore her and she spoils them all. She is an avid skier and loves to do anything out doors. Lynn is a triplet, and her claim to fame is an article that was published about her and her sisters in Sports Illustrated. At age 16, they made up most of the inn-field of their high school varsity fast-pitch softball team. Lynn was batting .588 and their team was so good, they beat a AAA professional team. She is super competitive but a fun good sport. She is blast to work with and all of the patients absolutely love her. She is one of a kind.

Kelli is a Dental Hygienist and has over 30 years experience in the dental field. Her attention to detail and sweet nature endears her to her patients and ensures their cleaning are thorough with a gentle touch. She has been with this practice for over 9 years and has a strong following of loyal patients. She has a successful sewing side-business and enjoys it as a fun hobby. She loves to garden and has four precious grandchildren that she is crazy about, including a set of twins. She has established herself as a reputable hygienist and maintains a steadfast ethical standard in both her professional and personal life. She is an essential part of this team and is an outstanding hygienist.

Jaclyn is one of our incredible Dental Hygienists. Her fun bubbly personality is a breath of fresh air for both staff members and patients. She is a skilled and knowledgeable hygienist and takes pride in educating her patients to promote healthy teeth and gums. She has a way with children. She attempts to alleviate their fears and tries to make their visit a positive and fun experience. She is honest and compassionate and goes out of her way to ensure the comfort of others. She is an amazing baker. She brings in the most decedent mouth-watering cakes to the office and shares with all. Sense she has been with us, we have noticed a steady weight gain in most of the staff. Jaclyn is recently married and is currently enjoying newly wed bliss with her new husband. They enjoy boating and any outdoor activity. Netflix binges and relaxing weekends are a common occurrence in her household. She has been a wonderful addition to the office.

Nicole started her career in the dental field as a dental assistant. During these foundational years, Nicole became passionate about educating and helping patients. After four years as a dental assistant, she set her sights on a career in dental hygiene. Upon graduating in 2004 with her degree in Dental Hygiene, Nicole started at Smart Dental Care and has thrived here ever since. Over the years, Nicole has developed great relationships with her patients. Her professionalism and zeal for patient care exemplify her love for dental hygiene. Nicole is very thorough in her work and strives for the highest quality of patient care. Her ability to provide patient comfort and tailor her work around the needs of her patients is highly regarded. In addition, Nicole provides every patient with a head and neck exam as part of her routine cancer screening. We particularly value in her efforts in this regard as Nicole has found cancerous and benign anomalies through these screenings. Nicole was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2008 and has since then made every effort to raise thyroid cancer awareness and provide her patients with this critical care.

Nicole and her husband have three children. Nicole loves watching her children grow and develop their talents. She is their biggest fan and loves cheering them on from the side lines. Nicole and her family enjoy the outdoors, razor rides, boating and fishing.

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