Meet the Team

The entire team at New Smiles is not only courteous, friendly, and professional, but very personable too! You’ll know from the minute you walk in the door that their mission is to provide you with the most positive and comfortable experience possible.

Learn more about our team below and then call to arrange your no-cost consultation and come into the New Smiles office to meet everyone in person!

 Rebecca – Receptionist

Rebecca has been married 22 yrs and a busy mom of 6 children. She enjoys meeting new people and helping people with disabilities. She enjoys spending time in the outdoors, playing and watching sports and listening to all types of music. We feel fortunate & excited to have her be part of the New Smiles Team as our receptionist!

Meet the team - New Smiles in Sherwood, OR Ursula – Treatment Coordinator

Ursula is Dr. Aanderud’s treatment coordinator and has been with New Smiles for nearly 9 years. She will treat you with care and compassion while helping you with your treatment needs. Ursula enjoys cooking, running and spending time with friends and family.

Meet the team - New Smiles in Sherwood, OR Melissa – Treatment Coordinator

Melissa is Dr. Doyel’s treatment coordinator and strives to serve his patients with empathy and thoroughness. She has many years of dental experience and will thoughtfully guide you in making complex dental decisions. She and her husband live in Sherwood and enjoy spending time with their two sons.

Elizabeth- Treatment Coordinator

Elizabeth- Treatment Coordinator

Elizabeth is Dr. Bennett’s treatment coordinator. Her attention to detail, efficiency, organization and cheerful countenance are valuable asset to the New Smiles team. In her free time she likes to spend time with her many nieces and nephews, going to the beach and doing craft projects. Elizabeth is also a loving foster mom and actually grew up here in Sherwood for her first 15 years but then moved to Salem. We are glad she is back as we love having her as part of the team.

abbi-new-smiles-meet-the-teamAbbi- Hygiene Coordinator

Abbi is our hygiene coordinator. Abbi is to married to Jake with a little puppy named Coco and a baby on the way. Her and her husband recently bought a house in Tualatin and have been working on fixing that up this past year. The office secret is that her mom, Julie, is a hygienist. They make a great team.

Meet the team - New Smiles in Sherwood, OR

Karie – Dental Hygienist

Karie is one of our outstanding hygienists. New Smiles has enjoyed Karie’s cheerful smile since 2006. You will appreciate her gentle touch and expert dental skills. Along with being a voracious reader, she and her husband take pleasure in exploring the beautiful Oregon outdoors.

Meet the team - New Smiles in Sherwood, OR Julie -Dental Hygienist

Julie is one of our outstanding hygienists and has been providing excellent care to our patients since 2002. She and her husband have lived in Sherwood for over 15 years and feel blessed to have raised their two daughters in such a wonderful community. Her latest treasure is her new granddaughter, Aliza! Julie really enjoys running to stay fit and connect with friends. She also loves spending time with her two cute puppies.

Meet the team - New Smiles in Sherwood, OR Cami – Dental Hygienist

Cami is one of our outstanding hygienists. Cami has been with us since 2006 and has been providing caring, gentle and individualized care to each one of her patients. She is also a wonderful mother to a beautiful daughter.

Meet the team - New Smiles in Sherwood, OR Barbara – Dental Hygienist

Barb is one of our outstanding Hygienists providing compassionate and gentle care for many years. Born and raised in this beautiful state, she enjoys outdoor activities with her husband and two wonderful boys.

Meet the team - New Smiles in Sherwood, OR Jasmine – Dental Hygienist

Jasmine has been a Dental Hygienist for over 8 years. She graduated from Pacific University’s Dental Health Science Program. Jasmine and her husband have been together for 17 years and feels blessed to have two wonderful and amazing kids. Their families and two kids keep them extremely busy. They love quality family time and creating memorable experiences for their children. Some of their favorite things to do include fishing, crabbing, swimming and going to the coast. Jasmine loves her profession and her patients. She has a positive outlook in life and loves helping others have a healthy, beautiful smile.

Shelley – Dental Assistant

Shelley assists Dr. Aanderud. From the beginning, Shelley has been with New Smiles and is a beloved member of the family. She will treat you with the care and kindness that will make you feel like one of the family. She and her husband love being outdoors with their family and puppy and are also enjoying being new parents to a sweet, active little boy.

Meet the team - New Smiles in Sherwood, OR Vikki – Dental Assistant

Vikki is one of Dr. Aanderud’s wonderful assistants. She was born, raised, and has worked in the Willamette Valley her entire life. She began her dentistry career 30 years ago and has experience in every facet of dentistry. She is very friendly and loves building great relationships with the patients. She is married to her wonderful husband, Jeff, and they have two active teenagers Hannah and Joel. Their 120lb Chocolate lab, Rocco, completes their family. She loves to attend her children’s sporting events, cook and entertain for family and friends, and read a good book in her free time.

Jen – Dental AssistantJen – Dental Assistant

Jen is one of Dr. Doyel’s assistants. She really enjoys getting to know the patients in the office and becoming friends. “I really want them to have a comfortable enjoyable time while they are with us. I’m not the biggest fan of being a patient in the dental chair and feel very empathetic and try and give the best patient care possible.” Jen loves seeing how dentistry has changed over the years and how technology has made dentistry better. She loves to be challenged and to continue learning. Jen has been an assistant for over 20 years and loves living and working in Sherwood. She is married with two kids & a yellow lab. As a family they enjoy traveling, being in the outdoors, rooting on their favorite teams, and spending time with extended family.


Tracy - Dental AssistantTracy – Dental Assistant

Tracy moved to the Sherwood area from Eugene and joined the New Smiles team in October 2016.  She brings with her 19 years of dental experience.  She enjoys working at New Smiles because she loves working in a friendly, family atmosphere with people that have the same passion and love of people and dentistry.  Her favorite part of her job is building relationships with patients, seeing the results of beautiful dentistry and helping patients change their lives by changing their smile,  Tracy strives to always be a positive person and bring joy and happiness to those around her  She is married to her high school sweetheart and best friend.  They have two grown children and enjoy seeing them flourish in their adult lives.  Outside of work she enjoys spending time with friends and family, reading, being outdoors and kayaking.

Sam - Dental AssistantSam – Dental Assistant

Sam loves being a dental assistant to Dr. Bennett. Her first language is Spanish and she is originally from Eugene. She has one older brother and is her best friend’s daughters Godmother. Though she is only 5′ 1 and ¾”, she is a girl with a big heart who loves blueberries and pineapple juice (just not combined).