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Meet our staff family…

Dr. Dunne’s office is a patient-centered practice built around one simple premise – giving your child a winning smile that will last a lifetime while pampering patients with dental excellence! Our family includes Expanded Function Dental Assistants and Registered Dental Hygienists with combined experience of over 40 years. Our staff is trained specifically for the care and well-being of children and possesses attributes unique to treating children from the youngest age to teenagers.

Dr. Dennis Dunne


Dr. Dunne has been providing excellent pediatric dental care since 1995. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Creighton University and completed a pediatric residency at Baylor University at Texas Scottish Rite and Children’s Medical Center Hospitals in Dallas.

See Dr. Dunne’s full bio.

Annie, Practice Manager


Annie has been working in the dental field since 1997, starting out as a receptionist and trained as a dental assistant, Hospital Coordinator and Accounts Receivable Manager. When Dr. Dunne made his move, Annie made the natural transition to Practice Manager. Having knowledge of all aspects of the pediatric dental office, she can help explain treatment, costs and the inner-workings of your insurance company. Annie has four beautiful children, three boys and one girl, Bailey, Hunter, Porter & Paxton. She enjoys running and anything that involves the sunshine! She is caring, professional and always available to answer any questions you may have.

Jaime, Dental Hygienist


Jaime has been working with our team as a dental hygienist since 1997. Completing her hygiene degree at Sacramento City College, she regularly attends continuing education classes to stay updated on the latest hygiene techniques. She is also a member of a hygiene study club. Jaime has a great sense of humor and is known for making her patients giggle and laugh throughout their appointment, Jaime is sure to make your child’s visit enjoyable.

Penny, Dental Hygienist


Penny has been working as a dental hygienist since 1979. Completing her hygiene degree at Lane Community College, she regularly attends continuing education classes to stay updated on the latest hygiene techniques. She also is a member of a study club. Penny is married with two boys in college, she loves children and spending time with her family. She takes pleasure in spending time with friends, baking, exercising and riding bikes.

Amy, Dental Hygienist


Amy has been a member of our family starting July 2006. She is very sweet and engaging with the children. She has been working as a dental hygienist since the completion of her Associate of Applied Science degree at Lane Community College in 2005. Amy is married and has two Westie dogs named Daisy Duxie and Rudy. She enjoys gardening, salsa dancing and watching her sister cheer for the U of O Ducks. She is exuberant and an absolute delight to be around.

Melissa, Dental Assistant


Melissa is a wonderful asset of our team, she started working with Dr. Dunne when the office opened in July 2006. She is bright, cheerful and works well with the children. She came to us from another dental office where she was working for 5 years as their lead dental assistant. She is knowledgeable in the new technology that we have at our office and genuinely cares about the patients. She is the busy mother of a beautiful daughter, Addison, she enjoys running and spending time with her family.

Jessica, Receptionist


Jessica joined our family in 2006. Jessica was a stay at home mom for 2 years and enjoys sharing a part time position to have time with her children as well as time at work. She also worked in the title and escrow business for 4 years and has a strong background in marketing and customer service. Jessica is married to her wonderful husband, Erik and they have three young children, Jake, Emma & Luke. She loves working in the yard, keeping a clean house, attending any U of O sporting event as well as doing anything outdoors. Jessica is a very outgoing person who loves working with children.

Wendy, Treatment Coordinator and Dental Assistant


Wendy first started her dental career with Dr. Dunne in 1997 after completing the dental assisting program through Lane Community College.  After taking a short break from 2004-2010 to explore life in Texas, with her three children, she has returned to the beautiful Northwest.  Upon her return she was re-united with Dr. Dunne and Team.  Wendy currently works as our office treatment coordinator, surgery schedule and assists in the back office as needed.  Her hobbies and interests are wakeboarding, white water rafting, camping snow skiing and any other adventures that come her way.

Sara, Receptionist

Sara started with our office in 2015, she job shares the front desk position with Jessica.  She is warm and kind and always has a bright smile on her face.  She loves Duck Football, spending time with her amazing son, Jacob & her friends & family.

Tyree, Dental Hygienist

Tyree has been working with Dr. Dunne since 2011. Completing her hygiene degree at Lane Community College, she regularly attends continuing education classes to stay updated on the latest hygiene techniques. She is currently an active member in a local dental hygiene study group. Tyree is a proud mom and wife.  She enjoys fly fishing, cooking, and staying active.

Crystal, Dental Assistant

Crystal joined our team in August 2015 after graduating from the Dental Assisting program at Lane Community College. She is fun, energetic and really enjoys working with children. Crystal, her husband Aaron, and daughter Maddison enjoy Duck Football, camping, and anything that let’s them play outdoors. Her friendly and outgoing personality has made a great addition to our family.


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