Meet the Staff

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Administrative Staff

Sharon – Operations manager

Sharon is the latest addition to our team. She has been passionate about dentistry for over 28 years. She is well versed in all aspects of dentistry.

She is a certified dental assistant as well as highly skilled at treatment planning and financial coordinating patient’s treatment. She gives the utmost care and respect to all patients.

She is the mother of 2 daughters and has 4 grand dogs. She enjoys hiking, stand-up paddleboarding, and kayaking, with her fiancé, all around AZ.

Sharon - Operations Manager at Paradise Valley Dental Paradise Valley AZ

Penny – Front Office Coordinator

Penny has been in the dental field since 2001. She has been a part of the office since 2010.

She’s originally from the suburbs of Chicago and has lived in the valley for over 30 years. She is married to Jim and has 2 boys and 4 granddaughters.

When she’s not working, she likes quilting and hiking around the Usery Mountains with her husband.

Penny - Front Desk at Paradise Valley Dental Paradise Valley AZ

Hygiene Staff

Sherryl – Dental Hygienist

Sherryl began her dental hygiene career in the 1990s in Pennsylvania. She’s lived in Minnesota for 10 years and has been happily in Arizona since 2005.

Sherryl has enjoyed seeing the procedural and technological changes over the years. She is currently excited about dental soft tissue lasers. Please ask her how lasers can improve your oral health!

Sherryl has developed a gentle yet thorough touch and enjoys one-on-one time with her patients. In her free time, she and her husband enjoy hiking and having friends over for dinner. They have two grown children, a son in L.A. and a daughter and son-in-law in Boston.

Sherryl - Dental Hygienist at Paradise Valley Dental Paradise Valley AZ

Jennifer – Dental Hygienist

Jennifer moved from the Chicago suburbs in 1997. She has been a dental hygienist since 2014 and has loved the dental field since she was a teenager in braces.

She enjoys getting to know all her patients and putting any fears or anxiety they might have to rest. She is laser certified with numerous hours of CE courses under her belt. Her main focus is patient comfort and excellent gingival and periodontal care.

Every other weekend you can find her at the race track watching her son compete in Karting. She enjoys traveling, working out at the gym, cooking, dining, and most of all spending time with her family.

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Kelsey – Dental Hygienist

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Dental Assisting Staff

Elena – Dental Assistant

Elena has been in the dental field since 2005. She has been passionate about dentistry since she was a 4-year-old girl checking her dolls’ teeth for cavities. Elena has happily been in Arizona for over 20 years.

In her free time, she enjoys reading, listening to music, cooking, and spending time with her family.

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Sheri – Dental Assistant

Sheri is originally from Chicago and has been in Arizona for over 35 years. Please let her know if you are from Chicago!

Sheri has loved being a part of the practice for close to 20 years and has been in the dental field for over 30 years. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, especially her grandson, watching the Cubs, and her new kitty Gigi.

Sheri - Dental Assistant, standing with a white background

Josie – Dental Assistant

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