MEET OUR TEAM
TIFFANY, Registered Dental Assistant
Tiffany grew up in Forest City, Iowa and attended North Iowa Area Community College where she received her AA Degree. When she passed her Dental Assisting boards, she began working around her hometown. Tiffany continued with her education and is now an Expanded Function Dental Assistant with certificates in Nitrous Oxide Monitoring, Dental Radiology, CPR, Infection Control and OSHA. When new job opportunities became available for both Tiffany and her husband, they relocated to Waverly, Iowa and Tiffany began working for Dr Alan Young.
Getting to know the patient is why Tiffany enjoys being a dental assistant. She enjoys working with all age groups and wants to make sure all their dental needs and wants are met with care and compassion. She continues to better herself by attending continuing education courses, not only in advanced dental techniques, but also on patient comfort.
Tiffany and her husband, Dave, reside in Waverly and have 3 children. She enjoys co-ed sand volleyball, home improvement projects, Iowa Hawkeye football games, and the outdoors. Above all, Tiffany loves spending time with her family and friends.
LISA , Registered Dental Assistant
Lisa grew up in Waterloo and graduated from Hawkeye Community College Dental Assisting Program in 2002. Lisa received her degree that includes Dental Radiography, Infection Control, OSHA, and CPR certification. She continued her education by receiving her Expanded Functions and Monitoring Nitrous Oxide.
Working with patients and assisting for their dental needs is what Lisa most enjoys. Lisa loves being a Dental Assistant and having a bond with her patients. She continues her patient care, by attending continuing education courses which enhances training and patient comfort.
Lisa and her husband Justin, moved to Waverly in December 2013. They have two children, Collin and Keegan. Lisa and her family enjoy bike rides, playing outside, cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes and being outdoors. Lisa loves spending time with her family and friends.
CHRISTY , Registered Dental Hygienist
KRISTA , Registered Dental Hygienist
Krista grew up in Cedar Falls, graduating from Cedar Falls High School. She attended Hawkeye Community College where she graduated from the Dental Assisting program in May 2000. After working for 5 years as a dental assistant, Krista went back to school and received her A.A.S. Degree in Dental Hygiene from Hawkeye Community College in May 2001. Besides all the duties of dental hygiene, Krista is also certified to administer nitrous oxide and local anesthesia.
Krista volunteers her time every September serving on dental mission trips to Belize. She enjoys being able to educate patients on the relationship between dental health and overall general well-being. Getting to know each patient individually and building a trusting relationship makes her a hygienist who really cares for you.
Krista and her husband, Eric, and have three children. Her most favorite activity is spending time with friends and family.
HEATHER , Office Manager
Heather grew up in Fort Madison Iowa, graduating from Fort Madison Senior High School. She attended Hawkeye Community College and then went on to the University of Northern Iowa. Heather has worked in the healthcare field since 1998. She was a billing coordinator and front office team leader prior to joining Waverly Family Dentistry in April 2010.
Heather enjoys all aspects of the dental field and the wide variety of responsibilities that her position entails. Above all she enjoys getting to know the patients and helping them in any way possible. Heather continues to educate herself every year by attending continuing education courses.
Heather and her husband, Dan, have two children. In the summer months she enjoys swimming, water skiing and participating in co-ed sand volleyball with the rest of the office and during the winter months she has fun snowmobiling with her husband and friends. Heather most treasures time spent with her children, family and friends.
JAIME , Administrative Assistant
Jaime grew up in Readlyn, Iowa where she resides with her three children, Marshall, Caitlin, and Addisyn. She graduated from Wapsie Valley High School then went on to attend Hawkeye Community College. She spent twelve years working as an in-home Childcare Provider and raising her three children.
Jaime had been involved in the medical field for seven years before switching to dental. She enjoys meeting and getting to know the patients along with making sure they are well taken care of.
In her spare time, Jaime enjoys crafting, baking, attempting to improve her green thumb and cheering on the Hawkeyes. Most of all she loves chasing after her children to all of their games, meets, concerts and other events.