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Willamette Valley Periodontics

Meet Our Team

Gwen Maki, RDH of Willamette Valley Periodontics in McMinnville, OR


With over 30-combined years of dental experience, Gwen is committed to exceeding patient expectations. As an oral cancer survivor, she knows first-hand the importance of early discovery and sees an opportunity as a dental hygienist to have positive impact. On a sunny Saturday afternoon, you may find Gwen on the water, kayaking, or enjoying a little R & R with her husband and their two dogs.

Nettie Lasher, RDH of Willamette Valley Periodontics in McMinnville, OR


Born in New Mexico, Nettie has called Oregon home for the past 28 years. Nettie is committed to being the best dental hygienist she can be, and is devoted to teaching patients and supporting their oral health. Family makes Nettie’s life complete, and now a grandchild is the icing on the cake. Well, that and a little cross-country skiing on a blue-bird day!

Jenn Courtin, RDH of Willamette Valley Periodontics in McMinnville, OR


Jenn’s interest in dental hygiene started when she was very young. As a hygienist in Dr. Graser's group, she gives her patients the best care and strives to make a real difference in the way they feel about their smiles. Jenn loves playing guitar, exploring our great Northwest and being with family and friends.

Sarah, dental assistant of Willamette Valley Periodontics in McMinnville, OR


A graduate of Carrington College, Sarah has been a dental assistant working at our office for 10 years. Sarah brings great care and energy to work every day. When not in the office, Sarah just might be camping with her family and dogs.

Kahra-Shea, of Willamette Valley Periodontics in McMinnville, OR


Kahra-Shea began transforming smiles and lives, working in the dental field in 2012. As Dr. Graser’s office manager, she is passionate about helping patients understand treatment and relax as much as possible in a calm environment. Her other passion is family, with whom she cannot spend enough time.

Haleigh, of Willamette Valley Periodontics in McMinnville, OR


Haleigh has always been interested in dentistry and strives to become a hygienist in the future. Haleigh enjoys interacting with patients and assisting them with all their questions and needs. In her free time, she loves spending time with her family and friends.

Itzel, of Willamette Valley Periodontics in McMinnville, OR


Itzel is an aspiring dental hygienist who is hardworking and dedicated. She enjoys maintaining a clean and sterile environment for patients. When not in the office you can find her at the dog park with her puppy Kiwi, or on a rugby field either coaching or playing.
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Willamette Valley Periodontics, 2260 SW 2nd St., McMinnville, OR 97128 - (971) 261-1926 - - 6/1/2024 - Tags: Dental Implants McMinnville OR -