Meet The Staff

 

PennyOffice Manager and backup dental assistant

Penny says; “I absolutely love what I do; I have been a part of this practice for 36 years. Patients are friends and feel like family. I am a native born Oregonian, grew up in Mapleton and attended college in Spokane, Washington. After earning a degree I moved back to Oregon. My husband and I live on five acres in Creswell and raised our kids there. I am a country girl at heart.”

 

DianeRegistered Dental Hygienist

Diane graduated with a Bachelor’s in Dental Hygiene from Oregon Institute of Technology in 2009. She is a native of Washington, raised in Bellingham. She has been a part of Dr. Bagaason’s dental team since 2010. Diane says I love being a dental hygienist. I care about the health of each patient, giving them the knowledge and tools to succeed at having a healthy mouth. I enjoy getting to know each patient, helping create a positive experience at the dental office. “Her hobbies include; Rock climbing, kayaking, hiking, biking, and spending time with her husband and family.

 

JennyDental Hygienist

Jenny grew up north of Seattle. After graduating from Loma Linda University with her bachelors in dental hygiene, she relocated to the Eugene area. She loves summer, being outdoors, spending time with family and friends. She likes to learn from her patients and encourage them to have the best oral health as it makes a difference for their overall health.

 

CharityDental Assistant

Charity graduated from Lane Community College Dental Assisting program in 2013. She has been happy to be a part of the Dr. Bagaason team since July 2016. She says, “I love what I do, I love getting to know people and making them feel comfortable when coming in for their dental needs. “ Charity also enjoys fitness related activities and spending quality tie with family and friends.

 

AmandaFront office and back-up Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Amanda graduated from Lane Community College in 2016. Born and raised in Oregon, she has five children, 3 cats, and a dog. Loves to garden, and bake. Amanda thrives on her multi-function position in the office and enjoys helping people.