I am a Certified Licensed Dental Assistant. I graduated from Normandale Community College in Bloomington, MN as a Certified and Registered Dental Assistant. I started my career with Dr. Dana Isaacson as an intern from Normandale and am now starting my 15th year here. I started as a dental assistant and over the years have transitioned to the front desk and now am the Office Manager at Point Family Dentistry.
I have training in Basic Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support. I am the Radiation Safety Officer and OSHA Compliance Manager. I have completed training from the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology as well as many hours of continuing education for Dental Assisting.
I received my dental degree from Normandale Community College. I worked with Dr. Theis (my brother) from 1980-2007 during which time I was his office manager. With Point Family Dentistry, I am an Office Coordinator involved with many aspects of the office operations.
I am enrolled in the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Study and have completed classes in Practical Management Team Training and Neuromuscular Dentistry which deals with TMJ, headaches, and jaw pain, I am a member of the International Association of Comprehensive Aesthetics.
I graduated from Normandale Community College in Bloomington, MN. I have worked in the dental field for the past 22 years, starting out with working for Dr. Ed Theis as his Chairside/Front Desk Assistant. For the past four years I have worked as part of the front office team with Point Family Dentistry.
As part of the front desk team, I enjoy meeting and getting to know all of our patients. It is a pleasure to assist them with any help needed to provide them with quality care during their visit to our office.
I graduated from Argosy University in 2008 with an Associate’s Degree in dental hygiene and I have been with Point Family Dentistry since the fall of 2008.
Prior to dental hygiene, I worked as a licensed practical nurse for four years in an orthopedic and neurosurgery unit. While attending dental hygiene school, I practiced home-care nursing.
I am trained in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide sedation, and laser therapy.
I have been a Licensed Dental Hygienist (RDH) for more than 32 years. I graduated from the University of Minnesota through the School of Dentistry. I have worked for Point Family Dentistry since 1989. I have advanced training in CPR and laser therapy.
I give each patient the expert care and attention they deserve, so they feel comfortable and relaxed.
‘‘The team always ensures I'm comfortable from the time I sit down to the time I leave the office. Thanks so much!.
- Kathy C.
Although he's not with us in-house, our preferred lab technician Ed Vaterlaus has proven to be a great extension of our team. With 23 years experience in fixed restorations and prosthetics, Ed matches our values of individualized service that brings satisfying results. He uses his natural artistic flair, high level of skill, and modern technology to craft natural and functional restorations.
Ed and our skilled dentists enjoy daily communication and work together with you to provide the best treatment options possible. We truly treasure our close relationship with Ed and his attitude of going the extra mile.