Tamie, Practice Manager
Joined the office in: May, 2013
Began career in dental field: 40 years ago
Tamie is a native Oregonian who began working in the dental field in high school. She loves getting to know her patients and seeing happy smiles. She works with a wonderful team, including Dr. Tran, and believes that their caring treatment of their patients is proof.
In addition to the dental field, Tamie loves spending time with her three grown children, her husband, and sharing home improvement projects with them. She also enjoys traveling, camping, and a good book.
“Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value.”
~ Albert Einstein
Jessica, Patient Care Coordinator
Joined the office in: February, 2017
Began career in dental field: May, 2010
Education: Concorde Career College
Jessica comes to Beaverton Periodontics from Tualatin, Oregon, but is originally from Fresno, CA.
She has a passion for teeth and helping others. She loves getting to know each patient on a personal level. For Jessica, working in the dental field is rewarding. It is about being a part of a team and making someone feel comfortable to smile.
When she is not working, Jessica enjoys spending time with her cat, exploring Oregon, going boating, and being outdoors.
“Why not go out on a limb? That’s where the fruit is.”
Briana is a respected periodontal hygienist and has been an inspirational leader in the dental industry. Hygienists who have partnered with Briana appreciate her down-to-earth approach and belief that we can all learn from one another.
Hygienists often ask to shadow her to get a sense of the periodontal hygiene approach at Beaverton Periodontics. She is a genuine encourager cheering hygienists on to continue growing their skills.
Joined the office in: May, 2017
Began career in dental field: September, 2001
Chrystal has always been a Pacific Northwest original, hailing from the Hillsboro area she joined the Beaverton Periodontics team in May 2017.
"The interaction with patients is what I love. There is always that patient that I want to say, -Let's reschdule for tomorrow and go grab coffee today".
When she is not working, Chrystal loves to create and re-decorate spaces, spending time with her family and vacationing with a great book.
“The earth has music for those who listen.”
Joined the office in: October, 2016
Began career in dental field: 2012
Education: Concorde Career College
Sam is originally from Idaho but grew up in the Portland area.
She enjoys helping patients achieve a healthy, beautiful smile and feeling better about themselves. For Sam, there is a lot more than just cleaning teeth all-day long. Before beginning her dental career, Sam was a hairdresser. She enjoys spending time outside with her husband and kids, camping, and going on hikes.
“Beauty may bring happiness, but happiness ALWAYS brings beauty.”
Joined the office in: October, 2010
Began career in dental field: 1985
Sheri comes to the team from San Francisco.
She loves that her job provides a service of healing, and feels it’s heartwarming when a patient experiences such gratitude after receiving treatment. Saving teeth - one tooth at a time, and one patient at a time - is very satisfying.
“Peace be with you.”
Stephanie, General Manager
Joined the office: October, 2011
Certified Strategy Coach, Mental Health Counselor, Certified Behavioral Analyst, Certified Values Analyst, Adjunct College Professor
Education: Oklahoma Christian University of Science & Arts, Western Seminary
Stephanie is passionate about business, personal and professional development. She has been running Dr. Duy Anh Tran's specialty practices and Hygiene Study Clubs in periodontics and sleep apnea for 5 years, growing into three locations. She provides workshops on communications management, interpersonal & team dynamics, leadership & peer coaching.
As a Board Member of the Oregon Dental Executives Association, she hopes to connect administrative professionals to the dynamic resources many don't realize are at their fingertips.
Personally, Stephanie is excited about spending time with her little dog, Jax, getting married in 2017, and building a fun home and outdoor adventure life with her hunter husband.
“Do what you must as honesty and love direct you without expecting anything in return. You will have joy in that.”
~ John G. Finch