Holly joined the practice when it opened in May 2015. Holly is originally from Creston, Iowa and graduated from the Des Moines Area Community College Dental Assistant program. Holly obtained her Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) and Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) certificates in 2000 and has obtained her Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification. Holly enjoys working as a dental assistant and every aspect of dentistry, especially helping patients to get a nice healthy smile.
Holly enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and friends. Holly is an avid Hawkeye fan and enjoys being part of the Des Moines culture by going to I-Cub games, attending concerts, and checking out new things in the Des Moines area.
Lauren graduated from the Iowa Central Community College Dental Hygiene Program, where she obtained her Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) certification and permits to administer Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide. Lauren has been an active part of the dental field since 2014. Lauren enjoys visiting with patients on a routine basis to ensure their oral hygiene needs are met and to build confidence, trust, and friendship with each patient.
Lauren resides in Ankeny. She enjoys spending time with family and friends. In her free time, she likes to play golf and pickleball. Lauren also enjoys traveling and trying new restaurants in town.
Mejrima grew up in West Des Moines and attended Des Moines Area Community College for Dental Assisting in 2010, and Dental Hygiene in 2013. Her favorite part about being a Dental Hygienist is getting to know her patients and their families. She lives in Urbandale with her boyfriend Luke and their little rescue pup, Celeste. She loves to travel and has been to 18 different countries and hopes to visit even more in the future. When she isn’t traveling, Mejrima enjoys hiking and all the great bike trails that Des Moines has to offer. Fun fact: she has over 30 house plants!
Lucy joined the practice when it opened in May 2015. Lucy has over 20 years of experience in a dental office with insurance and benefits.
Lucy enjoys spending time with family and attending activities with her great grandchildren. Lucy enjoys going to craft shows and going to the gym.
Joni has been with the practice since 2017 as one of our receptionists. She is happy to assist you with any of your scheduling and insurance questions.
Joni and her family live in Altoona. They enjoy movies, bike riding, traveling, spending time with friends and family, and rooting for the Iowa Hawkeyes.