Meet The Team



Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

I gradutated from Maconaquah High School in 2000. I started assisting as a student in 1999. I attended Indiana University School of Denitstry for all my dental accreditation's.  I also have my Bachelor's Degree in Biology from Indiana University. I have two kids, Jordan and Brayton who make me whole. They keep me happily busy with sports and extracurricular activities. I married my husband Nick in 2002. I love to spend time traveling and exploring with my family.  I grow a garden every year and love cooking out of it and learning new recipes for preserving the fruit and veggies.


Licensed Dental Hygienist

I graduated from Southport High School in 1973. I began my career as a dental assistant.  I loved the dental field so much I decided to expand my knowledge. I graduated from IUPUI in 1985 with Associates in Dental Hygiene.  I started working with Dr. Patton’s office in 1994.  I enjoy helping patients feel comfortable and educate them in keeping healthy smiles.  I have been married for 31 years.  We have 2 daughters Samantha and Shannon.  I enjoy working outside and with animals.


Licensed Dental Hygienist

I started my dental career in 2013 when I earned my Associates in Dental Hygiene from Indiana University School of Dentistry. I was blessed to join Dr. Patton’s fabulous team in 2014. I love making patients feel comfortable in the office and confident in their smile. I enjoy spending my spare time cooking and crafting. My husband, Evin and I have two amazing children, Eric and Kloe. 


Front Office Manager

I graduated from Center Grove High School and attended Med Tech college. I have been in the dental field since 2011. I really enjoy getting to know all the patients and helping them with all their insurance and scheduling needs. I have four girls who keep me and my partner Eric extremely busy. There is never a dull moment around the house. Outside of the kids, I enjoy being outdoors and listening to live music.