Kelly Muehlhausen, R.D.H., is our Dental Hygienist. She graduated with an A.A.S. from Pueblo Community College of Colorado in 2009. She has been a locally, highly trusted hygienist since 2010. She regularly attends courses involving the latest updates and innovations in hygiene. With her gentle touch, and professional demeanor, Kelly is your hygienist for life once you meet her. She enjoys educating our patients regarding periodontal disease and oral hygiene instructions as well as other dental procedures. As a lovely wife, mother, and owner to three pets, she is the most caring and sweet person you will ever meet.
As our office manager, Betty's primary goal is to make sure your experience at our office exceeds your expectations at every dental appointment with us. She is a firm believer of "every patient matters" and leads our Advanced Dental Team to deliver quality customer service that every patient deserves. Betty has many years of dental experience, starting her dental career when she was a teen, and had learned every aspect of patient care within dental settings. She welcomes any questions and the opportunity to assist you through all phases of your dental treatment. Originally from Northern California, her interests include live entertainment, hiking, gardening, and quality time with her family.
Front Desk Receptionist
Chalynne is our first point-of-contact, as the front desk receptionist. She is a go-getter, amazing at what she does, wears a few 'hats' and she is ready to answer any of your questions. Professionally trained at the Academy of Dental Careers, she is educated, chair-side assisting experienced, and she is our insurance specialist. With her cheerful personality, she is more than happy to help you at your first call. When she is not at work, Chalynne spends time with her loved ones and her dog, Latte. Her hobbies include eating, cycling, and any outdoorsy adventures with her friends.
Lead Dental Assistant
Nisha has been Dr. Stere's lead assistant since 2015. She was born in Las Vegas and raised in Mexico where she received her Dental Degree in 2012. She is currently studying to become a licensed dentist in US within the next three years, when she will work aside Dr. Stere as our practice Licensed Associate Dentist. Nisha is bilingual, not only does she assist, she is a great asset in translating for our Spanish speaking patients. She believes a dental office should not be a place of fear and strives to be as helpful as possible going above and beyond for our patients to achieve their dental needs. When she is not at work, she enjoys traveling, going to the movies, and she has recently run her first half marathon at Walt Disney World!