Meet Our Wonderful Team In Elkhart, indiana

Dr. King staff — Dental care in Elkhart, IN
Brian J. King, DDS — Dental care in Elkhart, IN

Dr. King

Dr. Brian King graduated from Riley High School and is a 1996 Indiana University Dental School graduate. Dr. King and his wife, Summer, have been married since 2002 and have two great kiddos, Avery and Owen. Dr. King's wife loves to make life more interesting by adding four-legged friends to their family. The most recent addition is a one-year-old Newfoundland named Ginny, who now keeps Charlie, Harry, and Hermione company. When Dr. King is not at work, he enjoys playing golf, watching the St. Louis Cardinals, and cheering on his beloved Hoosiers. Above all else, Dr. King enjoys hanging out with this wife and children.

Jessica, Scheduling Coordinator — Dental care in Elkhart, IN

Jessica– Scheduling Coordinator

Originally from New Carlisle, Jessica graduated from New Prairie High School and attended Indiana University South Bend. Jessica has been working in the dental field since 2008 and we were happy to welcome her to our practice in July 2016. She is an invaluable asset to our team! Jessica says that the best thing about her job is being able to talk with patients and make them feel welcome the second they walk in the door; we think you'll notice her great smile! She feels so thankful to be part of such a great work environment. Outside of work, Jessica enjoys Fall and all things pumpkin....pumpkin pie, pumpkin yogurt, even pumpkin crackers! She is the proud mother of one son, Evan, who currently attends Indiana University South Bend.

 Arin, Office Manager / Accounts Payable — Dental care in Elkhart, IN

Arin – Office Manager / Accounts Payable

Arin joined our practice in 2009 with her A.A.S. degree in Accounting. She truly enjoys being a member of such a great team and loves that her job allows her to work with numbers. Arin has been happily married since 1995 and has four great kids, all of which are teenagers, so if she seems frazzled, be kind to her. Arin and her family recently rescued a three-year-old dog they named Walter Payton, and he's the best doggie in the world. Her hobbies outside of work include: volunteering at church, reading, traveling, hiking, and cheering for the Chicago Bears (even though that's somewhat painful these days). Arin has traveled twice to Ukraine on mission trips and has actually been swimming in the Black Sea!

Carrie, Dental Hygienist — Dental care in Elkhart, IN

Carrie – Dental Hygienist

Carrie has been with our practice since 2002 as a highly skilled dental hygienist, and she loves the daily opportunity to forge lasting relationships with our patients. Carrie grew up in Elkhart and in 2001 completed her education at Indiana University South Bend. She is happily married to Jason and they have three children and one German Shepherd named Emma. Outside of work Carrie enjoys to read, knit, scrapbook, and travel.

Helene, Dental Hygienist — Dental care in Elkhart, IN

Helene – Dental Hygienist

Helene joined our practice in 2001 and has been a dental hygienist since 1980. Following her graduation from Saint Basil Academy in Garrison, New York, Helene went on to continue her education at Indiana University and Kalamazoo Valley Community College. She and her husband, Paul, have been married since October 1980, and have been blessed with two successful children. Their son and his wife have both achieved their M.F.A. degrees in Photography, and their daughter graduated in 2017 as a Doctor of Dental Medicine and is currently practicing in Chicago. In September of 2016, Helene's son and daughter-in-law delivered Helene's first grandchild! Eleni Lucille is a beautiful, happy addition to their family! When she's not here at the office providing our patients with exceptional care, Helene enjoys spending time with her family and their two dogs. She is proud to be 100 percent Greek and is a lifelong member of St. Andrew's Greek Orthodox Church. Helene enjoys cooking authentic Greek food and making pastries for her family and friends (and the staff enjoys eating the leftovers!).

Jennifer, Dental Assistant — Dental care in Elkhart, IN

Jennifer – Dental Assistant

Jennifer has been a valued member of our team since 2009 and has almost 20 years of experience in the dental field. She received her degree from Indiana University South Bend and went on to earn her Expanded Function Dental Assistant certification. Jennifer loves working with everyone here at the office and enjoys helping our patients feel comfortable in the dental chair. She and her husband, Jeff, have been married since February of 1998 and have two beautiful girls, Emma and Abigail. Jennifer loves to spend time with her family, especially when they all get together to watch the girls play soccer.

John, Financial Coordinator — Dental care in Elkhart, IN

John– Financial Coordinator

We were happy to welcome John to our practice in September of 2016. Originally from South Bend, John has been working in the dental field since 2011 and brings with him extended experience with business, finance, and insurance. John's favorite part of his job is the opportunity to help as many people as possible. John has been happily married since 2012 and he and his wife welcomed their son in 2010. Outside of work, John enjoys spending time on the lake with family, watching football with friends (Go Blue!), and spending as much time as possible with his wife, little boy, and puppy named Ellie.

Lisa M., Dental Hygienist — Dental care in Elkhart, IN

Lisa M. – Dental Hygienist

Joining us in 2009, Lisa is a great addition to our dedicated team of oral health professionals. Originally from Mishawaka, she attended Penn High School and is a 2010 graduate of Indiana University South Bend, with a Degree in Dental Hygiene. She loves working with so many great patients and a staff that truly cares about the oral health of the families in our community. When she's not at the office, Lisa enjoys spending quality time with her wonderful husband and their beautiful daughter.

Michelle, Dental Assistant — Dental care in Elkhart, IN

Michelle – Dental Assistant

Michelle joined our practice in 2000 and has over 25 years of dental industry experience, as well as her Expanded Function Dental Assistant certification and a degree from Indiana University South Bend. Her favorite part of working in our office is the chance to interact with her co-workers and so many wonderful patients. Michelle is married and has a teenage son, whom she loves to watch play baseball. Away from the office, Michelle enjoys traveling and spending quality time with her family.

Tammy, Dental Hygienist — Dental care in Elkhart, IN

Tammy – Dental Hygienist

Tammy has been a vital member of our team since 1994 and loves the relationships we establish with our patients. One of her favorite things about being a hygienist, is the opportunity to teach our patients about modern dentistry, especially how today's technology improves their comfort. She is well-known by all of our patients for her excellent communication skills. Tammy earned her degree at Indiana University and has received her certification in CPR as well. She has been married since August 1994 and together, she and her husband have two daughters, Olivia and Madison, and one dog, Bella. In her free time, Tammy enjoys watching her children perform at school events.

Voncile, Dental Assistant — Dental care in Elkhart, IN

Voncile – Dental Assistant

Voncile is originally from Harlingen, Texas and has almost 15 years of experience as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant. Voncile has been a wonderful addition to our practice since she started here in October of 2014. She says the best thing about her job is helping a patient improve the health and beauty of their teeth so that they have the confidence to show off their smile. Voncile and her husband, Juan, have been married for 16 years, and they have two daughters and two sons, all of whom they adore. One of her favorite things to do is dance. Voncile instructs and choreographs a hip-hop fitness class three times a week, and she loves to stay active.