Dental Offices in Colorado Springs - Our Team

Northgate Dental takes pride in hiring nice people. We look for dental professionals in Colorado Springs who demonstrate an exceptional degree of training and skill, people who enjoy what they do and who love people. We are very proud of our staff, and we hope you enjoy meeting them.

Front Desk Team

  • Shelly: Office Manager

    Shelly has been in the dental profession for over 20 years and joined NGD, as office manager, in 2013.  After receiving her degree in dental assisting, she began her career as a surgical assistant and then moved into management.  “I am truly grateful to be working with a doctor that cares about all of his patients and his staff!”  Shelly has a husband of many years, and 3 daughters.  She has seven grandchildren, whom she adores.  They love to go camping and hiking and try to vacation as a family as much as possible.

  • Tommie: Insurance Coordinator

    Tommie joined our team, as our Insurance Coordinator, in 2013. She was a dental assistant from 1995-2004 and then moved into the administrative area of the dental office. Tommie is originally from upstate New York. Her father was in the Navy, so, they traveled the country. She graduated high school and dental assisting school in 1995, in Newport News, VA. Tommie is married to Jason and they have 5 children. They love heading off to the mountains for camping, fishing, and 4-wheeling.

  • Marissa: New Patient Coordinator

    Marissa is a Colorado native and has been in dental since 2013.

Hygiene Team

  • Melissa, RDH

  • Amanda, RDH

Assistant Team

  • Lisa, EDDA

    Lisa has a calm presence, a warm smile, and the ability to make anyone feel comfortable and relaxed.  She joined NGD as an expanded duty dental assistant in 2009 and is our department head for the E.D.D.A.’s.  Lisa has been working in dentistry for 15 years.  Lisa completed radiology training and dental assisting school in 2003 and her E.D.D.A. training in 2004.  She is ACLS (advanced cardiac life support) trained and certified.  She completed her I.V. catheterization training in 2009.

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  • Beverly, EDDA

    Beverly joined the Northgate Dental team as a well-established expanded duty dental assistant in April, 2010. Her dental career began in 2001 when she graduated from Southern Oregon Dental Education Assoc. in Medford, Oregon. She went on to obtain her certifications in Radiology and Expanded Function Assisting.

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  • Sally, EDDA

    Sally is a Colorado native and has been established in dentistry since completing schooling at Auburn University. Dentistry is her passion and she loves to continue learning and growing in her career at Northgate Dental. She has two beautiful children and a loving, supporting better half who are her world! Spending time outside with them as well as their two dogs are her favorite things to do in her free time.

  • Andra, EDDA

    Andra is a Colorado Springs native with eight years of dental experience. She became a registered Dental Assistant and received her radiology certification in 2001, after completing two years of training at Pikes Peak Community College. In 2006, Andra took on a new role of Mom after her first child was born. She stayed home for several years to raise her family. She decided to return to work in early 2017, and continued her skills by receiving her EDDA certificate. She loves spending time with her family and friends. She enjoys swimming, running, watching movies, and shopping in her free time.

  • Maura, EDDA