Years in Dentsitry: 26
Hobbies: “I love spending time with my fur-babies and family at our cabin in Strawberry. I love hiking, cooking, and shopping!”
What I love most about my job is: “I believe a beautiful & healthy smile is a priceless possession. I love the opportunity I have every day getting to know our patients and ensuring they have the best dental experience while they are here. I am grateful to be part of an awesome team where we all strive to ensure our patients are 100% informed and comfortable during their visit. We take pride in what we do and providing a positive experience for our patients is our highest priority.”
Tina graduated from Apollo College in 2001 with a vocational certificate in Dental Assisting and joined the Goodman Dental team in 2013.
Years in Dentsitry: 16
Hobbies: “Spending time with my family!”
What I love most about my job is: “Giving each patient a positive dental experience!”
Kiana has just begun her career in dentistry but plans to continue, and is working to become a dental hygienist.
Years in Dentsitry: 1
Hobbies: “When I’m not at work, I love working out at the gym and spending time with my family.”
What I love most about my job is: “I’m always learning something new! I love getting to know each patient on a personal level and hopefully making their dental experience a positive one!”
Shanda is a native Arizonan, growing up in Mesa. She has been with Goodman Dental Center since they first opened their doors in 2007. Shanda is married to a handsome cowboy and has 4 kids.
Years in Dentistry: 20
Hobbies: Spending time with her family, serving others and traveling to new places.
“I love to spend time with my family. I love being an Aunt to my 10 nieces and nephews! I’m also a huge foodie and love trying new places to eat.
What I love most about my job is: “Meeting and getting to know my patients. I love seeing the transformation of patient’s dental health that has been neglected and now is healthy.”
Mallory was born and raised Arizonan. She strives to make each patient comfortable and give them the best experience possible.
Years in Dentistry: 7
Hobbies: Mallory is married to her best friend and they are expecting their first baby, a little girl, in July! She loves being outdoors, playing with her two puppies and spending time with family.
What I love most about my job is: “The people I work with and getting to know each of my patients on a personal level.”
Britlyn is a native of Arizona, and she attended Northern Arizona University. She strives to give her patients the best dental experience and to make sure everyone is leaving the office with a big smile on their face.
Years in Dentistry: 4.5
Hobbies: “I love spending time with my husband, family, and friends. Some of my favorite hobbies are working out at the gym, playing tennis, hiking, and traveling. I love party planning, so I'm usually planning some sort of celebration or event. Gathering with the ones I love fills my heart!”
What I love most about my job is: “I love the fun connections with my patients and co-workers. It is so fun to see my patients return and to hear updates on their personal life. It feels like my patients and I become friends, and it is so important to me that I have gained their trust. I enjoy seeing their oral health improve as well. It makes me happy when they are excited to come back and see me because I consider our dental office a fun place!”
Kristin is an AZ native, she has lived in Mesa her entire life. She is a caring, gentle hygienist who takes great care to make sure that her patients are comfortable and well taken care of. Kristin and her husband, Josh, keep busy with their five sweet kids.
Years in Dentistry: 19
Hobbies: “I like spending time with my family, camping and being outdoors. I enjoy playing or coaching Volleyball. I LOVE seeing movies.”
What I love most about my job is: “I enjoy working with my great team and working with patients to achieve optimal dental health.”
Deidre is an Arizona native who graduated from Rio Salado in 2016.
Years in Dentistry: 3.5 Years
Hobbies: Deidre loves spending time with her fur baby, family, and friends. She loves to travel any chance she gets.
What I love most about my job is: “I love making people feel comfortable coming into the dentist and getting the opportunity to bond with them.”
Born and raised in Arizona. I live in Queen Creek, where I grew up with my high school sweetheart of 6 years; Jake and our two cats.
Years in Dentistry: 6 Years
Hobbies: I love spending time outdoors; hiking, camping, hunting, and fishing trips with dad! I spend a lot of time keeping up with my fur-babies who are always up to something! I’m always in for dancing or a shopping trip too!
What I love most about my job is: Creating everlasting relationships with both team members and patients. I enjoy connecting with our patients on a personal level and creating a sense of trust while they are here in our care.
Teresa was born and raised in southern California. She moved to Arizona in 2010, and she is a die-hard New England Patriots football fan.
Years in Dentistry: 5
Hobbies: “I like shopping, watching football, playing with my dog Brady. I love spending time with my family and friends.”
What I love most about my job is: “I love the people I work with and giving patients the best dental experience I can while they are here in my care!”
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Born and raised Arizonan I have completely fallen in love with the Nebraska Huskers (GO BIG RED) thanks to my amazing husband.
Hobbies: “We love the Huskers so much so that we named our 2-year-old silver lab after them.”
What I love most about my job is: “Everyday I strive to learn more about the dental field and I absolutely love being a part of it. I can truly say this is one field where the learning will never stop. Our office is so accommodating and friendly, there’s nowhere better than Goodman Dental Center! I will always be a smiling face when you come through our doors!”
Jackie is an Arizona native who was born and raised in Mesa. She has known she wanted a career in the dental field for as long as she can remember.
Years in Dentistry: 4 years
Hobbies: Jackie and her husband Ryan love spending time at the lake with their adorable baby boy and two dogs. She loves to cook/bake and is always down to try a new restaurant. She is also a die-hard Green Bay Packers fan!
What I love most about my job is: "I love building relationships with my patients and providing them with trustworthy care. It is so fun to teach patients about their oral health and how it relates to the rest of the