Our Springfield Dental Team

Meet Our Staff

Laurie – Dental Assistant {PRACTICE_NAME}

Laurie – financial coordinator

Laurie has served in dentistry for over thirty years, starting her career as a chairside dental assistant. When not at the best job ever, you’ll find her on her 5.5-acre plot of land doing some sort of project with her husband. She also enjoys reading, gardening, hiking, traveling, and Olympic weightlifting.

Gin - Dental Assistant Ardent Care

Gin – Dental Assistant

Gin is a native Montanan who has lived in Oregon for fifteen years. Gin’s love for science and her passion for helping people is her motivation for making dental assisting her career. Gin is an enthusiastic Dog Mom to a Great Dane named Raven. As a newlywed, she and her husband enjoy snowboarding, live music, and tending to their land.

Tahira - Dental Assistant Ardent Care

Tahira – Dental Assistant

Tahira was born and raised in the Eugene-Springfield area and graduated from the LCC Dental Assisting program in 2020. Her favorite part of dentistry is that there are always new things to learn! She enjoys spending time with her cats, family and friends. She also enjoys listening to music, singing with her guitarist husband and swimming.

Christa – Dental Hygienist {PRACTICE_NAME}

Christa – Dental Hygienist

Christa has been a dental hygienist since 2002 and chose dentistry as a career as it helps emphasize health and education for people. She has worked in a variety of practice settings. When not at work, she enjoys hiking and camping in Oregon’s forests.

Madie – Dental Hygienist {PRACTICE_NAME}

Madie – Dental Hygienist

Madie is one of our dental hygienists and a native of Canby, Oregon. She began her career as a dental assistant in 2009 and then went back to school to get her Registered Dental Hygienist degree from Pacific University in 2017. She loves animals and talking about them. She moved to Eugene-Springfield in 2018 and enjoys working with patients and meeting them wherever they are at in their oral care journey. Whether someone is extremely anxious or loves coming to the dental office, everyone is welcome in her chair.

Diana - Scheduling Coordinator Ardent Care

Diana-Scheduling Coordinator

Diana has worked in dentistry for over twenty-five years. She started her career as a chairside assistant and then moved to working in the front office. She enjoys helping people love their smile. In her free time she enjoys paper crafting, reading and flower gardening. She enjoys spending time with her two dogs and her family.

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