Your Dental Team
Since graduating from Marquette University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene, Kelly has spent the majority of her career working with patients at Phoenix Dental Design. She loves working as a team to continually provide the best standard of care through cutting-edge dentistry. One of the highlights of her work is developing patient relationships and personalizing patient care. Kelly is active on both a national and regional level with professional organizations including the American Dental Hygienist Association, and has served on a national board exam standards setting committee. She has worked for over 20 years as an examiner for the Western Regional Examining Board. Kelly is also passionate about providing dental care for the needy and looks forward to annually volunteering with the Arizona Mission of Mercy.
Kelly enjoys spending her leisure time with husband Dennis and grown children Nick and Hannah. They can often be found camping, skiing, and hiking on the weekends.
Jessica joined the practice in 2017. Her mission as a hygienist for Phoenix Dental Design is to provide patients with a wonderful cleaning experience. She personalizes care based on individual needs and concerns.
New Mexico born and raised, Jessica attended the University of New Mexico and received her Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2011. Jessica enjoys hiking, volunteering at her local church and group fitness. As any New Mexican native, she has a freezer full of hatch green chilies.
Monica joined our team in 2018. She is passionate about helping patients understand their oral needs. She enjoys educating patients and helping them achieve their ideal oral health. Monica is a graduate from Fortis College in Phoenix. She was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico. An active volunteer for her church, she enjoys baking, camping and hiking. Monica loves to travel; some of her most recent trips include India and Iceland.
Leiane was born in Denver, Colorado and has lived in Arizona the majority of her life. She has had the pleasure of being a part of Phoenix Dental Design for almost 20 years. Leiane is also our Whitening Specialist and loves helping patients achieve a beautiful white smile. She is passionate about making patients feel welcome and ensure they have a stress free experience. When she is not working, you can find her at the gym, enjoying the outdoors or ferrying her children to dive competitions or football games. Leiane has completed five half marathons.
Berenice joined the Phoenix Dental Design team in 2018. She started out as a patient of the office and discovered her passion for dentistry. She is currently in the process of starting hygiene school. Berenice is an adrenaline junkie and a dog lover. She is supported by her beautiful mother and sister.
Stacey joined our practice in 2015. She loves making sure her patients feel comfortable when they are with us. Many people are afraid of coming to the dentist, but Stacey is one of the many team members who is changing those fearful encounters with positive, sometimes even fun visits. After receiving her Dental Assisting certification, Stacey makes sure she stays up to date on current and new techniques to improve the patient standard of care. Stacey moved to Arizona from Michigan in 2010. Happily married and a dog mom, she enjoys spending time with her family. Stacey enjoys country dancing, being silly, and making her patients laugh a lot.
Front Office Staff
Teresa joined the Phoenix Dental Design team in 2007. She has been working in the dental field since 1987. A Phoenix native, she is happily married with five grown children and 6 adorable grandchildren. Teresa looks forward to providing our patients with excellent service and information regarding their treatment. She enjoys fishing, camping and a good book.
Shellie loves greeting and welcoming patients to our practice with her awesome smile. Her passion is making our patients feel relaxed and comfortable in our dental practice. Shellie has been working in the dental field for 20 years. Shellie values spending quality time with her family, being outdoors and fitness. She also enjoys volunteering with Mission of Mercy.