PAM – TREATMENT COORDINATOR
Pam is a living example of how
everything can work together for good. Her history of varied business
positions has equipped Pam to be an effective part of the
team. As our Treatment Coordinator, Pam loves making treatment happen
for our clients. She is well versed in options of care and financial
plans and can answer every one of your questions or knows someone who
Pam enjoys spending time spent with her son, John; gardening, and
accomplishing creative home projects. If you’re stumped on a home
project, you might want to ask her for some creative ideas. Pam is
dedicated to her involvement in the lives of young people in her church
JANET - REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Janet really enjoys working
with people and developing one-on-one relationships. She has been working in
the hygiene field since 1976. We have been fortunate to have Janet on the
team since 1986. She has seen a number of our dental patients grow up through
the years. Janet is a past president of the N.D. Hygiene Association, is always
learning and shares her updated info with our team.
For relaxation, Janet enjoys walking, reading, working crossword
puzzles, and cooking for entertaining. Since her sons, Scott and Eric
are grown, she and her husband Paul appreciate the family opportunities
they have to hike and travel together, as seen on their Kodak Moments
Christmas card scenes.
RHONDA - REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Rhonda has been working with
since 1984. She is known as our most adventurous and reliable team member having
braved Midwest weather, winter after winter. Our team truly appreciates Rhonda’s
dedication! She is committed to teaching our patients improved oral habits,
making it possible to achieve and maintain dental health. Rhonda has enjoyed
developing relationships with
families throughout the years.
Rhonda, and her husband Tony, own Tony’s Super Valu in Hawley.
Amazingly, she finds time for walking, reading, enjoying the outdoors;
and spending time with her two grown children Marissa and Justin, their
family and friends.
BEVERLY - REGISTERED DENTAL
As Bev was growing up she became
interested in dentistry and actually liked going to the dentist. In 1975 she
graduated as a dental hygienist, working both in general practice and periodontics.
Today, she still finds dentistry interesting. She says, “I like the people I
work with.” Bev is very easy to get along with; and, we appreciate all the expertise
she has brought to the
team since 2003.
Bev and her husband, Russell has willingly made many changes in their
lives. A major change was relocating to Fargo where they keep the home
fires burning for their two adult children Derek and Megan. Bev enjoys
reading, gardening, and going to the theater. What’s your review on some
of the shows playing in Fargo, Bev?
NANCY - REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Nancy graduated from Wahpeton’s
School of Hygiene in 1976 and began working at
in 1984. She is an advocate for consistent dental care. Nancy says “Most
patients struggle with being consistent, like with flossing. But I tell them
not to give up, just start over. This day is day one. Then they don’t
feel guilty or judged”.
Nancy and her husband, Jim has been married for more than 30 years. Her
favorite thing to do is to go to their Devil’s Lake cabin and just
relax. Nancy says she doesn’t have time right now for hobbies; she’s
happily juggling her family’s many activities since her two children
Steven and Emily are teenagers.
CERTIFIED DENTAL ASSISTANT
Shannon is one of our team
members who wears many hats. You will find her assisting Dr. Paul,
helping in the office, and greeting people with her quick smile. One of
Shannon’s favorite areas is computer imaging which can give clients a
fast peek at what their updated smiles can look like. She can also show
other examples of before and after smiles.
Shannon’s been part of the
team since graduating from dental assisting at MSCTC. She is described as being
conscientious, flexible, easy to work with and a joy to know. We appreciate
her availability to assist in emergency and after hours care for our patients.
In her after hour time, Shannon, her husband John, and children Brodey
and McKenna, enjoy a variety of sports and family activities.