At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.
Kelly is a 2008 Plymouth High School graduate with a post secondary background in Education. Looking for a professional change, she joined the BFD team in 2017. Kelly is inviting to patients when they enter the office and makes every effort to help in any way. Kelly loves being a mom to an adventurous and busy daughter and enjoys spending time with her family and crafting.
Front Office Assistant
Nicole joined our team in 2018, having spent several years working in a pharmacy setting. She values the interactions with patients and in particular, assisting with insurance benefits. She also appreciates the teamwork, training, and growth opportunities provided at BFD. In addition to such interests as running, reading, race cars, and traveling, she enjoys spending time with her family and fiancé and leisurely time on their farm in Walkerton.
Jessica earned her degree in Dental Hygiene from Indiana University South Bend in 2014 and we welcomed her at BFD just a few months later. In addition to being a licensed hygienist, she is licensed to administer local anesthetic. Jessica takes pride in providing patients with an understanding of the care they receive and equipping them with the knowledge of what it takes to achieve good oral health. She lives in Walkerton with her husband, active dog, and two adventurous cats.
Kelsey earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Indiana University South Bend in 2017 and joined the BFD team shortly thereafter. She is licensed to administer local anesthetic, as well as fulfilling the responsibilities of a dental hygienist. Kelsey works to ensure that patients are comfortable while visiting our office and that they are provided a positive dental experience while in her care. She currently resides in South Bend with her boyfriend and her two dogs.
Sonya graduated from Ross Medical Education Center in 2011 with a Certificate in Dental Assisting and joined our practice in 2013. She has devoted her time toward earning her certification in radiology and Cad Cam dentistry, with additional training in Cad Cam dentistry. She is a devoted member of our team, with patient care as her number one priority. She resides in Plymouth.
In 2009 Liz obtained her Certificate in Dental Assisting from Everest College and her Dental Radiography License. Shortly after, she continued her training to become an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant. She joined the BFD team in 2017, taking pride in her part to create healthy, beautiful smiles. She strives to make every patient feel cared for while at the office. Originally from Valparaiso, Liz now resides in Plymouth with her husband and three children.
Carmen graduated from Plymouth High School, earned her Associates degree from Ivy Tech, and then completed South Bend Dental Assisting School, including her Xray certification. She joined the BFD team after completing her externship with our office in Spring 2019. Carmen entered into the field of dentistry because of an interest in learning about the different aspects of dentistry and opportunity for patient interaction. Carmen, who is also bilingual, works to make patients comfortable and helps answer questions they may have when visiting our office for treatment. A resident of Plymouth, she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend and her rescue pup in their new home.