Angel – Dental Assistant: Angel has been a dental assistant at our Holland office since 2015. She has previous experience working with orthodontists, general dentists and endodontists. She enjoys working with patients and helping them with their dental health. She assists Dr. Harreld chairside and helps answer the phone and schedule appointments. When she is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Carmen – Front Desk: Carmen has been working at the front desk of our Holland office since 1996. She began her career as a dental assistant after attending Careerline Tech Center during high school. This previous experience helps her to be able to answer questions patients may have about treatment. She assists patients by estimating co-pays, filing insurance claims and checking account information. She has also enjoyed the many years of interacting with our patients whether it be over the phone while scheduling appointments or greeting them when they arrive at our office. When she is not at the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and children, watching sports and reading lots of good books!
Julia – Dental Assistant: Julia has been a dental assistant at our Holland office since 1997. She received her dental assisting certification through Grand Rapids Educational Center. She assists Dr. Harreld chairside and helps with the phone and front desk when needed. Julia lives in Saugatuck, where she raised her three children with her husband Jim. She loves to read, exercise and travel.
Cary – Dental Assistant:
Ruth – Front Desk: Ruth has been working at the front desk of our Muskegon office since 2015. She had worked for several years in the legal field and is new to the dental field. In 2004, she received her Bachelor’s in Business Leadership from Baker College in Muskegon. She enjoys the fast pace of working in an endodontic office and her interaction with patients. She assists patients by estimating co-pays, filing insurance claims and checking account information. Ruth lives in Norton Shores where she raised her daughter and son with her husband David. When she is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and dogs.
Vanessa – Dental Assistant: Vanessa has been a dental assistant in our Muskegon office since 1998. Prior to that, she worked in a general practice. She received her dental assistant certificate from Muskegon Community College in 1979. She lives in Fruitport where she raised four children with her husband. She enjoys basket weaving during her free time.