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Meet The Team

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.


Bridget Anderson, ABA

Patient Coordinator

My name is Bridget.  I’ve worked in the dental field for the past two years.  Prior to that I worked in the medical field working with insurance.  I enjoy seeing all the smiling faces that come in.  In my spare time I like to watch sports and spend time with family.  


Ashley Dodd

Patient Care Coordinator

Hi, my name is Ashley! I have 7 years of experience as a patient care coordinator.  I strive to provide the best customer service possible for our patients.  In my free time I enjoy spending time with my husband and children camping.


Gina Tanner, EFDA

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant


Jennifer Ayers, EFDA

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant


Francine Young, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Hi, my name is Francine.  I’ve worked as a hygienist for over five years.  I graduated from Ivy Tech South Bend.   I enjoy educating patients on their overall oral health.  In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family.


Deanna Hixenbaugh, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Hello! My name is Deanna.  I have been in the dental field for 18 years.  I started out as a dental assistant and I have been practicing as a dental hygienist for 14 years.  My experience includes both pediatric and adult dentistry.  I strive to do my personal best to provide excellent care for every one of my patients.  Outside of work my focus is on my family, and when I have free time, I enjoy reading, being active and laughing.


Kristen Turley, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Hi, my name is Kristen, and I have been in the dental field for over 13 years.
My goal is to make my patients feel comfortable, respected, and cared for while in the dental office. I have a passion for educating patients on optimum oral hygiene and informing them of their best treatment options to prevent disease. In my spare time I like to go camping and sightseeing in Chicago with my family.



Office Location

  • South Bend
  • 1902 East Ireland Road
  • South Bend, Indiana
  • 46614
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  • Call: (574) 291-8022