Meet the Team
Our Dental Professionals
In order to provide you with the best care, we hire only the best and the brightest dental professionals.
Our hygienists and dental assistants are highly skilled, gentle, and are all very friendly. They understand how important their role is in maintaining your oral health, and how important regular check-ups are. As a result, our hygienists are knowledgeable within their chosen profession and are keen on learning about new advances and technologies.
Kelli – Registered Dental Hygienist
Kelli has been a registered dental hygienist since 2002, and brings over 16 years of dental hygiene experience to our team. Kelli enjoys getting to know her patients and is passionate about oral health. Kelli lives in Rochester with her husband and their two children, a son age 14 and a daughter, age 12. Outside of the office Kelli and her family spend lots of time at the baseball fields, camping and other outdoor activities.
Bethany – Registered Dental Hygienist
Bethany has lived in Lewis County her entire life and graduated from Toledo High School. She then attended Clark College’s hygiene program and has been practicing hygiene since graduating in 2010. She has always enjoyed working alongside her patients to make sure their dental needs are met and has always loved working in the dental community. Gentleness, thoroughness and patient comfort are all of high priority during her appointments. Most of Bethany’s time is spent with her 2 children, Sawyer and Asher. She enjoys attending sports events and also coaches youth sports.
Paula – Registered Dental Assistant
Paula has worked 32 of her 33 years as a dental assistant in this office. Her favorite part of the job is getting to know the patients and building a trusting relationship with them. In her spare time she enjoys traveling with her husband and spending time with her 4 children and 6 grandchildren.
Our Office Staff
When you come in for your visit, you want to be greeted by a friendly face and kind smile – and that’s what our office staff are experts at. They are there to help you book appointments that work with your timetable and they work to make you feel at home here at our practice. Our office staff truly are the backbone of this practice.
Ellen – Scheduling Coordinator
Ellen has been in the dental field for over 40 years, first starting out as a dental assistant and then moving to the front desk. Ellen enjoys interacting and building relationships with our patients. Her priority is to ensure that all of our patients have a wonderful experience. Outside of work Ellen enjoys traveling, hiking, photography, and of course following the Seattle Seahawks! She is mom to Justin and Chad, Grammy to Isabella and has been married to her husband Mike for 41 years.
Monica – Office Manager
Monica has been with Henricksen Family Dental for a little over 4 years but her dental career has expanded over 20 years. Her personal interests include camping, hunting, dancing and spending time with her husband, Zach, and 3 children, Arissa, Ayla and Coe. Monica enjoys watching her kids play sports and helping coach her daughters cheerleading squad.