THE DOCTORS

Stephen Yenne, DMD

Stephen Yenne DMD graduated from Oregon State University and completed his dental degree at Oregon Health Science University (1982). In 1985 he received his Orthodontic Degree at University of Pennsylvania and as a second generation Orthodontist, returned to Salem to join his father Dr. Bernard Yenne in practice. Dr. Yenne is a past president of the Marion-Polk-Yamhill Dental Society and Oregon State Society of Orthodontists. With 3 beautiful daughters, Dr. Yenne’s special interests include skiing, music, and competitive cycling.

Jay Schofield, DMD MS

Jay Schofield DMD MS graduated from the University of Oregon and completed his dental degree at Oregon Health Science University (1981). After practicing general dentistry in Salem for 11 years Dr. Schofield returned to the University of the Pacific in San Francisco for Orthodontic training. He is a past president of Marion-Polk-Yamhill Dental Society and past president of Oregon State Society of Orthodontists. Dr. Schofield has been an active supporter of the Salem Boys & Girls Club and a founding member of their onsite dental clinic. Married with two children, his special interests include skiing, underwater photography and water sports of all types.

THE TEAM

Our staff is highly trained with over 100 years of combined orthodontic experience. All assistants are EFDA expanded function “Orthodontics” certified, with 5-30 years experience. Our 2 Treatment Coordinators average 25 year in orthodontics and our Office Manager has 18 years of dental office management experience.

We are very proud of our thoroughly trained and experienced staff. Each staff member is an expert in her field and will make your orthodontic experience special in every way. We realize that in addition to outstanding results, you expect a team that truly cares about the quality of your experience during the process.

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    ORTHODONTIC ASSISTANT

    Trained to provide gentle and caring clinical treatment. Since many of them have experienced life with braces, they understand just how it feels! As primary providers of patient education and home care support, our assistants are always available to answers your treatment-related questions. Please ask!

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    APPOINTMENT COORDINATOR

    With many years of dental experience, they are able to assist you with all of your scheduling needs. Your administrative needs are always handled efficiently and professionally.

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    TREATMENT COORDINATOR

    Experienced orthodontic experts who work with new patients at their first visit. They will explain the treatment recommended by your doctor, answer any questions about procedures and appointments, coordinate appointments with your dentist, and explain financial arrangements and insurance benefits.

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    FINANCIAL COORDINATOR

    Able to help you with all of your financial needs including billing, insurance; flex spending accounts, and payment plans. Be assured that all administrative needs will be handled in a professional and confidential manner.

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    STERILIZATION TECHNICIAN

    A trained staff member who oversees our sterilization procedures that meet or exceed all OSHA, CDC and ADA standards. We use high-tech sterilization procedures. Your health and safety are always our primary concern.

Tammy Brubaker

Office Manager/Financial Coordinator

Terri McCowan

Appointment Coordinator

Jill Kircher

Appointment Coordinator

Vanessa Carrasco

Bilingual Appointment Coordinator

Kim Hill

Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator

Laura Cook

Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator

Madison Warden

Orthodontic Assistant

Dawn Dalziel

Orthodontic Assistant

Kristine Harris

Orthodontic Assistant

Kathi Bryan

Orthodontic Assistant

Dee Strenger

Orthodontic Assistant

Blanca Ramos-Garibay

Orthodontic Assistant

Jacqueline Kunkel

Orthodontic Assistant

Donna Harp

Sterilization Technician