Chris White, Registered Dental Hygienist
A 1981 graduate of Sheridan College, Chris has practiced dental hygiene as an RDH for 30 years and has special certifications in laser therapy. She has always focused on helping patients achieve optimum oral health so that they can keep their smiles throughout life. Chris values the high quality of dentistry performed at Grinnell Street Dental, and she is proud to be part of such a compassionate and skilled team.
Debra earned her associate of arts degree as a dental hygienist and as a registered nurse while attending Sheridan College and Casper College. She’s been with Dr. Coon for years, having joined the practice in 1984. Her certifications include local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, CPR, laser therapy, and First Aid. Debra enjoys skiing, hiking, training, and spending time with her animals: German shepherds, longhorn cows, and blue roan quarter horses.
Heather is a member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers and has been with Grinnell Street Dental since 2001. Additionally, she completed the Dynamic Team Concepts course at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies. Heather and her husband, James, enjoy camping, and Heather’s hobby is photography.
Abbey has a BS degree in Dental Hygiene from Sheridan College and special certifications in laser therapy. She finds being a part of the dental field an exciting challenge full of new opportunities and experiences. A native of Cheyenne, Abbey loves to spend time in the great outdoors camping, snowboarding, and shooting trap.
Amanda Sams, Dental Assistant
After receiving her degree from Central Wyoming College, Amanda moved from Riverton to Sheridan. Amanda has a passion for helping our patients enjoy the healthiest smiles possible. When she’s not at the office, Amanda enjoys competitive volleyball and camping in the great outdoors with her husband and daughter.
Traci King, Registered Dental Hygienist
Traci earned her Associate of Applied Science from the University of Wyoming before joining our team as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She’s earned special certifications in nitrous oxide, local anesthesia, and laser therapy. Patients loved her gentle nature and thoroughness. She enjoys the opportunity to help patients understand the link between oral health and systemic health. She is a member of the American Dental Hygienist Association and is a Children’s Church Volunteer at Wesleyan Church. She is married with two boys and a girl. Her family pets include a dog, cat, and chickens. Outside of the office, she enjoys gardening, four wheeling in the mountains with her family, watching her kids play sports, and baseball.
Sheryl Hodgson, Hygiene Coordinator/Dental Assistant
Sheryl earned her Culinary Arts Degree and Hospitality Management degree from Sheridan College. She recently joined our team as our Hygiene Coordinator and Dental Assistant. When not at the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and her three boys. Her hobbies include camping, cooking, and watching her boys play sports.
Amanda Gallatin, Dental Assistant
Amanda joined our practice in 2015 as a Dental Assistant and has earned x-ray certifications. Patients appreciate how caring and knowledgeable she is. Amanda is married and has a German Shepherd. Outside of the office, she enjoys camping, hiking, gardening, cooking, and baking.
Call Our Team Today!
Meet our team and let us help you take control of your dental health! To schedule a visit to our office, call Grinnell Street Dental at (307) 672-7567. Located in Sheridan, WY, we also proudly serve the residents of Gillette, Billings, Miles City, and all surrounding communities.