Meet Our Dental Team in Mill Creek, WA

Our friendly dental team in Mill Creek, WA is here to ensure that you receive the best care available. Our Mill Creek dentist and staff offer you the best dental services, so you can truly smile.

Michele Kowal, Front Office CoordinatorMichele K, Practice Manager

Michele joined our team in 2015, after her experience managing and assisting in an Oral Surgery practice in San Diego. She enjoys developing lasting patient relationships. Michele will be here to welcome you upon arriving to our practice, and will be available to assist you whether scheduling an appointment, managing your account, billing your medical and dental insurance, as well as during your visit providing support to our team. She understands that dental tfreatment and insurance billing can be confusing at times, as our dental benefits specialist, Michele can help interpret this for you as well as help answer any other treatment and financial questions pertaining to your care.

Outside of the office, Michele and her husband share a love for music and attend live venues as much as possible. She enjoys exploring her new home state, and spending time with her two Siberian Huskies, which she refers to as her fur babies

Mill Creek Dentist and the TeamMayra G. RDA – Patient Care Coordinator

Mayra has been part of our team since 2009. As our lead assistant, Mayra will ensure that your dental experience is a pleasant one. She has been highly trained by our experienced dentist, in all clinical aspects. Mayra enjoys learning, and has been involved with many dental continuing education programs, such as CEREC “one appointment crowns”, Invisalign, implants and ZOOM whitening. Mayra enjoys every opportunity to utilize her Spanish speaking skills.

In her free time, you can find her chasing her toddler and their dog around the house. Mayra and her husband love to create new family experiences, from enjoying a new park to relaxing on a tropical beach.

Dental Team in Mill CreekCarrie N., RDH

Carrie has worked within the dental field since 1999 and joined our practice as a dental hygienist in 2006. Carrie’s education and experience, allows her to provide thorough care with a personable and comfortable touch. “I truly enjoy developing lasting professional relationships with my patients. I find my career most rewarding when I am able to help people overcome dental anxiety and improve their smiles.”

Outside of the office, Carrie enjoys spending time with her husband and their children. Together, they enjoy their hobby farm, hiking, camping, and playing on the beach.

Mill Creek Dentist and the TeamMichelle G., Coach and Practice Liaison

As a former practice manager and dental assistant, Michelle assisted in the launch Pacific Northwest Smiles with Dr. Greenhalgh in 2004. Michelle is also the founder of Leaders of Dentistry, “Creating passionate leaders within the dental practice.” She has spent the last 20+ years crafting her own leadership skills through her work in the dental field, and is excited to share them with others. Michelle is here to assist our team and our patients by ensuring the highest level of care is always the first priority. As an internal leadership coach, her focus is the facilitation of cohesive relationships between yourself and our team. Michelle is a graduate of the Seattle Coach Training and Development Program.

In her free time Michelle loves to be with her husband and two sons. She also enjoys reading, attending classes and seminars learning about overall health and well-being as well as working in leadership groups and pursing personal growth development.

Crystal M, RDA – Patient Care Coordinator

As one of our Registered Dental Assistants, Crystal is here to ensure your visit is comfortable and that all your needs are met. Crystal first entered the dental field in 2004 and joined our team in 2017. With her experience and knowledge of multiple dental procedures, Crystal will available to answer your treatment inquiries. She strives to provide quality, personalized care, and enjoys helping you feel welcome and comfortable at your visits.

Crystal spends the majority of her time outside of the practice with her husband, 5 children and their family mascot, Rizzo the cat.

Lisa Blair , RDA

Lisa began her Dental career in Bellingham, WA as a Certified Dental Assistant over 27 years ago. She moved to Mill Creek in 2014 and continued to challenge herself by working within a family dental practice who specialized in cosmetic dentistry. What she currently enjoys most about her role within our office is having the opportunity to interact, engage, and build long term relationships with our patients while helping them improve their confidence.

Outside of the office you can find Lisa working out at the gym with her fiancé as she is passionate about health and wellness. She also enjoys cooking, hiking, bike riding, and home improvement projects. She has 2 children, Brandon, 27 and Lauren, 23 and enjoys spending any spare time with them she can. When asked if she had a chance to travel to anywhere in the world, where would it be? Her response was, “Greece!”