Meet our Friendly Dental Team
Christine, Practice Manager
Christine first joined Dental Innovations three years ago and has 28 years of experience in dentistry overall. She is a certified Dentrix Trainer and an expert in insurance. Her favorite parts of her job are using great technology and being able to work with the best staff ever!
Christine is originally from Willow Grove, and she has been married to Mark (an oral surgical assistant) for 37 years and counting. Together, they have three children and three grandchildren. Outside of her job, she enjoys cooking, traveling, and listening to music. She has actually lived and visited several different countries all over the world as the spouse of a military member, including Italy, Guam, Japan, Spain, and Korea.
Kristin, Insurance Coordinator
Kristin has been working in the dental field for seven years now and first joined our team five years ago. Originally from Ambler, she has her Bachelor’s in Business Administration. Her favorite parts of her job include working with awesome staff members, interacting with patients, and getting claims paid.
Kristin has been married to her husband David (her high school sweetheart) for nine years now and they have an adorable 18 month old son and a black Lab. Her hobbies include reading, cooking, and spending time with family.
Sandy, Patient Coordinator
Sandy joined us at Dental Innovations four years ago and has over 25 years of experience overall. She received her education in dental assisting and office management from J.H. Thompson Academies and is also certified in X-rays. She loves seeing patients leave with healthy smiles!
Sandy is originally from Quakertown and has a family of six! Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with loved ones, doing crafts, going wine/beer tasting, camping, being on the beach, reading, and traveling.
Lisa, Dental Hygienist
Lisa is from Doylestown and has 20 years of experience in dentistry, first joining our staff five years ago. She achieved her Science of Dental Hygiene degree at Manor Junior College and participated in a two year clinical rotation at Temple Dental School. She also worked in an EFDA Clinic and is an active member of The Greater Philadelphia Dental Hygiene Stuy Club. She won the Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award in 1998! Today, she has had the pleasure of working in several fields of dentistry, including pediatrics, periodontics, limited orthodontics, and prosthodontics, and general care. She loves the one-on-one interaction with patients and the ability to help them achieve great oral health, as well as the practice’s wonderful community.
Lisa is happily married and has three amazing children, four siblings, and 10 nieces and nephews. Her hobbies include boating, skiing, gardening, reading, nutrition, being outdoors, and participating in Orange Theory Fitness. She’s had quite a few thrills in her life, including swallowing a goldfish, sky diving, and going on a helicopter tour. She also loves having her teeth cleaned!
Reyna, Dental Hygienist
Reyna first joined our dental team seven years ago. She loves her awesome coworkers, as well as being able to educate patients about their dental health and help them feel comfortable. She achieved her dental education at Manor College and is originally from Pittsburgh.
Reyna and her husband have two rescue dogs. When she isn’t busy at the office, she loves DIY projects, party planning/decorating, baking, traveling, and taking fun and creative photos. Halloween is her favorite holiday!
Joanne, Dental Hygienist
Joanne is originally from Jamison and has been working in the dental world for 31 years now, first joining the Dental Innovations team 16 years ago. She earned her Associate’s in Dental Hygiene from Montgomery County Community College. She also participates regularly in OSHA and HIPAA training, Heartsaver CPR training, and over twenty continuing education courses every two years. She loves her patients and the other staff members – their high-tech office is a beautiful place to work!
Joanne currently lives with her husband, her son, and her retired mother. She also has a daughter, a stepson, and two stepdaughters, all of whom are happily married. Outside of work, she enjoys going to beaches in South Jersey, visiting her children and her grandchildren (a new one is expected in March of 2017!) and looking at colleges with her son at home, who is a high-school senior. She also loves visiting the Finger Lakes in NY, tubing down the Delaware River, and spending time with her sisters and their families. She currently has two cats named Betty and Bessie and a chinchilla named Nala, who, embarrassingly enough, suffered some dental decay recently.
Emily, Dental Hygienist
Emily is from Chalfont and has 20 years of experience in dentistry, first joining our staff in June of 2017. She achieved her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene at University of Pittsburgh. She returned to Pitt in 2010 to achieve her license to administer local anesthesia, as well. She is an active member of The Greater Philadelphia Dental Hygiene Study Club and enjoys taking continuing education classes to keep up with all the advancements in dentistry. Today, she has the pleasure of working in our office as well as a local pediatric dentist office. She truly cares about each of her patients and takes pride in giving exceptional care to them. She has been a wonderful addition to our team, and she is so happy at our dental office.
Emily is engaged to Rich and has three adorable children: Alaina, Alexander and Annalise. She enjoys spending time with her family at the shore, Disney trips, and going to Sesame Place. When she gets some time to herself, she is charge a small scrapbooking group and loves to spend the weekend scrapbooking with her friends.
Lori, Expanded Function Dental Assistant
Lori has 31 years of experience working in dentistry, having spent the last one and a half as a member of our team. She attended Manor College’s EFDA Program and has additional training in CEREC, Invisalign, ClearCorrect, and ZOOM Whitening. She also attended the AACD Conference and is currently the Co-President of the Pennsylvania EFDA Association. Her favorite part of her job is her coworkers!
Lori is from Chalfont and has been married to Steve for 32 years. Together, they have three children and a fantastic daughter-in-law. Outside of work, she likes traveling, being outdoors, reading, gardening, and cooking.
Jaime, Certified Dental Assistant
Jaime first joined Dental Innovations a year and a half ago, and today, he has 20 years of experience in the field overall. He attended the Methodist University of San Paulo in Brazil and has also attended continuing education opportunities for dental crowns and bridges and orthodontics. He is currently pursuing his EFDA certification at Harcum College. What he enjoys most about his work is the sense of accomplishment that follows a job well done.
Jaime has a wife named Chris and a pet cat named Lana. In his free time, he enjoys listening to music, watching movies, and keeping up with fitness. He actually speaks three languages – English, Spanish, and Portuguese!
Danielle, Certified Dental Assistant
Danielle recently joined our staff this year, bringing 18 years of overall dental experience with her. She is from Willow Grove and received her education from Chestnut Hill College. She loves the pleasant environment of the practice!
Danielle is the mother of three, and their family recently got a new puppy. In her free time, she enjoys watching scary movies and making jeweled flip flops.
Beth A., Certified Dental Assistant, Expanded Function Dental Assistant
Beth first joined the Dental Innovations team nine years ago. She achieved a Bachelor of Arts in American Studies at Temple University before moving on to attend the EFDA program at Manor College. She is also certified in Invisalign treatment, trained in CEREC, and licensed for Radiology. She loves creating relationships with patients and helping them feel comfortable while being treated.
Beth is from Cleveland, OH, and her family consists of goats, ducks, cats, and a puppy. In her free time, she enjoys running, pursuing nutrition/healthy eating, gardening, cooking, learning about American History, listening to music, dancing, reading, cheese-making, and canning and pickling. In addition to raising goats, she also runs ultramarathons.