Meet the Team

At the Heart of Every Great Practice is a Compassionate Team.


Terri – Office Manager

Born and raised near the California coast, Terri made the move to Bend in 1990 with her two young children and absolutely loves it! She now has 6 grandchildren…


Jonathan – Front Desk

Jonathan has been a part of Deschutes Pediatric Dentistry even before graduating high school in 2012. He was our sterile tech in the spring of his senior year. He left our…


Erin – Business Administrator

Erin moved to Bend in May, 2018 and has joined our front office team. In the fall, she will be working in the office of our new Redmond location…


Kristin – Insurance Specialist

Kristin moved from Washington State to Central Oregon in 2012. She has over 15 years’ experience in orthodontics, oral surgery and general dentistry as…


Trisha – Patient Specialist

Trisha was born in Florida a USAF brat so she moved quite a few times during her childhood. In the 1990’s her parents moved the family back home to…


Celina – Lead Assistant

Celina was born and raised in the Yosemite National Park area. Celina and her sister, her only sibling, attended a one room school house until the 9th…


Bobbie – Assistant

Bobbie is certified as an EFDA Dental Assistant and has been with Deschutes Pediatric Dentistry since the practice was founded 2005! When she is not with…


Kacey – Assistant

Kacey is a native of Bend. Before becoming a dental assistant with us in the Fall of 2012, Kacey spent 15 years training in dance and musical theater….


Kaitlyn – Assistant

Kaitlyn was born and raised in California but moved to Bend in 2015. She graduated from Central Michigan University and played Volleyball….


Tiffani – Assistant

Born in Medford, Oregon, Tiffani was raised in a tiny town nearby named Tiller. She lived at the coast before moving to Bend in the spring of 2018 when she….


Stefanie – Assistant

Stefanie is a lifelong Bend native. She has enjoyed camping, fishing and boating at the many lakes around Central Oregon all her life. Stefanie attended…


Laura –  Assistant

Laura is full of energy and a very hard worker…always helping with something around here! Laura graduated COCC Dental Assisting program in 2016 and…


Emily – Assistant

Emily was born in Bend Oregon and has lived her entire life in the small town of LaPine. She interned with Deschutes Pediatric Dentistry while also…


Norah – Practice Relations Coordinator

Born and raised on the east coast, Norah moved to Bend in 2001. Norah has spent her life working with children, from coaching gymnastics to directing at…


Under 3? Their First Visit is FREE!

Every child should achieve a healthy and beautiful smile. We are proud to offer a free 1st visit to get them started off right!

Meet the Doctors

Being a husband and wife dental practice is what makes us special! Dr. Steve and Dr. Stephanie are both graduates of Oregon Health Sciences University. Get to know our amazing doctors!

View Locations

New to Our Practice? Don’t worry, you can get all the inside scoop you need online. Take a quick tour of our Bend or Redmond office. Don’t hesitate to reach out if you’d like…

View Services

Life is full of curveballs, especially as a parent! To ease some of the unknowns, we’ve created a resource center (aka a blog) to educate yourself on proper pediatric oral health, habits, & more…