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Kizzy

KizzyKizzy has been with Eureka Smiles for seven and has been a practicing dental hygienist for twelve years since graduating from the University of Missouri Kansas City in 2005 with a bachelor degree in Dental Hygiene.

  • Born and Raised: Washington, MO
  • Favorite Restaurant: Pueblo Solis
  • Favorite Team/ Sports player: Ozzie Smith, forever!
  • Favorite St. Louis Area Attraction: Missouri Botanical Gardens and Shaw Nature Reserve
  • Favorite Vacation spot: Glen Arbor, Michigan and Colorado
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Mint Chocolate Chip
  • Best Concert I’ve ever been to: Heart at the Washington Town Fair
  • When not working: I love cooking, gardening and having dance parties with my husband and children.

Jennifer

Jennifer

  • Born and Raised: Born in Albuquerque, NM / Raised: Fenton, MO
  • Favorite Restaurant: Hawthorne Inn
  • Favorite Team/ Sports player: St. Louis Blues
  • Favorite St. Louis Area Attraction: Buchanan’s Mudfest
  • Favorite Vacation spot: Sherwood Forest / Michigan
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Strawberry
  • Best Concert I’ve ever been to: String Cheese Incident / Dierks Bentley
  • When not working: Gardening, bowling, BBQ, playing with my dogs and also spending time with my boyfriend getting ready for our daughter to arrive

Courtney

CourtneyCourtney graduated from East Central’s dental assisting program in 2002 she has been working at Eureka Smiles for eight years, and enjoys interacting with and helping patients I feel we treat our patients like family, so my goal is to make sure all needs and questions are valued and addressed.

  • Born and Raised: Labadie, MO
  • Favorite Restaurant: Hawthorne Inn
  • Favorite Team/ Sports player: St. Louis Cardinals; Ryan Dungey
  • Favorite St. Louis Area Attraction: Grant’s Farm
  • Favorite Vacation spot: Jamaica
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Toffee
  • Best Concert: I’ve ever been to: Beastie Boys & Fleetwood Mac
  • When not working: Spending time with my husband and three children. I enjoy reading, being outside, photography, music and horseback riding

Jenny

Jenny width=Jenny dental assisted for nine years after attending East Central College’s dental assisting program and has been a front office assistant at Eureka Smiles for seven years. She takes joy in welcoming patients and makes them feel comfortable.

  • Born and Raised: Union/ Washington, MO
  • Favorite Restaurant: Hawthorne Inn, Labadie MO
  • Favorite Team/ Sports player: St. Louis Cardinals/ Blues
  • Favorite St. Louis Area Attraction: Cardinal Nation
  • Favorite Vacation spot: Destin, FL
  • Favorite Ice Cream: All
  • Best Concert I’ve ever been to: Luke Bryan- Kick the dust up
  • When not working: My kids keep me busy with sports, I enjoy anything outdoors. Love going to Cardinal Games and Blues Games. I also enjoy working outside in the yard and being on the water.

Jen

JenJen has worked in the dental field for seven years and joined Eureka Smiles in May of 2013. She attended Missouri College for dental assisting and graduated in 2010. She strives to help patients feel comfortable during and after treatment; providing patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment.

  • Born and Raised: St. Louis, MO
  • Favorite Restaurant: O’Dells Irish Pub
  • Favorite Team/ Sports player: St. Louis Cardinals
  • Favorite St. Louis Area Attraction: Wineries and city museum
  • Favorite Vacation spot: Siesta Key, FL with the family. The beaches are amazing!
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Birthday Cake!
  • Best Concert I’ve ever been to: Luke Bryan pit tickets
  • When not working: I keep pretty busy with my 2 kids and their two activities. I love to BBQ and have friends and family over. I have 3 dogs and a cat that I love as well!

Megan

Megan

  • Born and Raised: Born in St. Louis/ Raised in Maplewood and Villa Ridge
  • Favorite Restaurant: PF Changs or Cheesecake Factory
  • Favorite Team/ Sports player: Cardinals baseball, I guess I don’t pay attention to sports
  • Favorite St. Louis Area Attraction: City museum/ Art museum
  • Favorite Vacation spot: Disney World
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Cookie Dough
  • Best Concert I’ve ever been to: Lady Gaga, easily
  • When not working: Netflix, hanging out with friends and family. Embarrassing my little brothers and playing with my 4 year old niece

Tammy

TammyTammy has been a hygienist since 1979 and working at Eureka Smiles since 1992. She graduated from Forest Park Dental School with an Associate in Applied Science.

Tammy loves working with patients and enjoys making them feel comfortable in our office, while also providing a service that helps patients improve their overall smile and dental health.

  • Born and Raised: Fort Valley, GA. Moved to Huntsville, Alabama then moved to St. Louis, MO in 6th grade
  • Favorite Restaurant: Fraileys!
  • Favorite Team/ Sports player: Cardinals
  • Favorite St. Louis Area Attraction: Our Wineries or The Zoo
  • Favorite Vacation spot: Anywhere with a beach
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Chocolate Chip
  • Best Concert I’ve ever been to: Miranda Lambert
  • When not working: Riding our side by sides spending with my family and reading

Sherry

SherrySherry has been at Eureka Smiles for 28 years and enjoys working at Eureka Smiles because we are a fun-loving, down-to-earth, caring dental practice.

  • Born and Raised: St. Louis, Mo/ Reside in Sullivan, MO
  • Favorite Restaurant: Applebee’s
  • Favorite Team/ Sports player: Cardinals
  • Favorite St. Louis Area Attraction: Purina Farms/ St. Louis Zoo
  • Favorite Vacation spot: Punta Cana
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Mint Chocolate Chip
  • Best Concert I’ve ever been to: Garth Brooks/ Zac Brown Band
  • When not working: Spending time with my granddaughter, outside planting, attending to all of my animals and of course spending time with my husband and planning retirement.

Carley

CarleyCarley joined Eureka Smiles in June 2011. She graduated from Missouri Southern State University in Joplin, Missouri, where she received a degree in Dental Hygiene. I am licensed to administer local anesthesia and nitrous oxide.

Her goals are to promote better oral health and help others understand the importance of practicing these behaviors. She enjoys educating others about the connection between oral and overall health.

  • Born and Raised: St. Louis, Mo
  • Favorite Restaurant: anywhere that can make a good margarita!
  • Favorite Team/ Sports player: St. Louis Cardinals/ Yadier Molina
  • Favorite St. Louis Area Attraction: Forest Park
  • Favorite Vacation spot: Turks and Caicos
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Birthday Cake with rainbow sprinkles
  • Best Concert I’ve ever been to: U2 at Busch Stadium
  • When not working: Spending time with my hubby and 2 darling little boys. Love to travel when I get the chance

Terry

TerryTerry has been a dental assistant at Eureka Smiles for 15 years. She enjoys making a difference in my patients’ lives by improving their smiles and overall health. Terry’s schooling and credentials include Advanced Dental Careers, CPR, DOCS Sedation, and she has expanded functions in Orthodontics and direct restorative I & II.

  • Born and Raised: Hillsboro, MO
  • Favorite Restaurant: Red Robin
  • Favorite Team/ Sports player: The Blues
  • Favorite St. Louis Area Attraction: Balducci Vineyards
  • Favorite Vacation spot: Anywhere with a beach!
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Salted Carmel Pumpkin
  • Best Concert I’ve ever been to: Kenny Chesney
  • When not working: She is spending time with her husband, two children and granddaughter she enjoys family vacations and outings.

Jordan

Jordan graduated from Parkland College in Champaign, IL in 2012 with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She is also licensed to administer local anesthetic and nitrous oxides.

Jordan enjoys building relationships with our patients to help them feel comfortable when they come to the dentist. She absolutely loves patient education and helping the patient understand the connection between their oral health and overall well being.

  • Born and Raised: Taylorville, Illinois
  • Favorite Restaurant: Bartolini’s
  • Favorite Team/ Sports player: St. Louis Cardinals/Yadi
  • Favorite St. Louis Area Attraction: Grant’s Farm and the Zoo
  • Favorite Vacation spot: Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Favorite Ice Cream: Mint Chocolate Chip
  • Best Concert I’ve ever been to: I have been to so many great concerts but one of the best was Florida Georgia Line and Luke Bryan
  • When not working: I love being outdoors and spending time with my awesome husband and my two beautiful little girls.

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