Meet Our Prior Lake Team

Jody

Jody is our office manager and has been working in orthodontics for over 13 years and is dedicated to this office since Dr. Ekim started at this location. She is multi-talented! Not only is she a great manager, she also loves to knit, read, walk with her puppy and spend time with her two grown children.

Brandy

Brandy is our treatment coordinator and greets every patient with a smile! She is a mom of three and plays hockey in her spare time. Go Brandy!

Jenna

Jenna is our clinic coordinator and works hard to make this the best place for our team and our patients. She has been working with Dr. Ekim since 2008. She is happy to help our patients in every way she can. Jenna is an avid runner and participates in many of the 5K races around town, as well as running after her two kids. She enjoys cooking and spending time with family.

Ruth

Ruth has been an orthodontic dental assistant and dental hygienist for 36 years and has seen great changes in orthodontics. She is a mom of two sons and grandma to five grandsons!

Fran

Fran has been an orthodontic dental assistant for 35 years! She always comes to work with a smile! She has two kids, Rachel, who is a translator and Eric, who is in the Navy. She loves to bike ride in her spare time.

Chrissy

Chrissy has been an orthodontic dental assistant since 2001. She has been married for over 11 years and is hockey mom to two cute boys!   She loves to hang out with her family and just have fun!

Angie

Angie has been an orthodontic dental assistant for 20 years and is excited to be part of our team! She is a proud mom of two and loves yoga and cooking!

Tiffani

Tiffani joined our team in 2014 and has been an orthodontic dental assistant since 2007. She has three young kids that keep her very busy. She enjoys working in orthodontics and seeing the patients confidence transform as their smiles do.

Ashley

Ashley is one of our fabulous orthodontic assistants. She has been in the dental field since 2002. Ashley loves getting to know the patients and seeing the new smiles. She is married with two young sons and loves spending time with her family and crafting.

Amanda

Amanda has been an orthodontic assistant for over 12 years. Her infectious smile makes her a great addition to our team. Her favorite part of the day is seeing her patients smile. She is married with two boys and loves every thing outdoors in her free time!

Kari

Kari is our consult coordinator and and has been an orthodontic assistant for over 13 years. She loves meeting and getting to know our patients at both locations. She is married with two grown sons. In her free time she enjoys many hobbies and spending time with family and friends.

Ashley S.

Ashley has been an orthodontic assistant since 2013 and joins our practice in both Prior Lake and Burnsville. She loves being an assistant because she had braces as an adult and loved being able to smile with confidence and wants to help share that feeling with others. Ashley is busy planning her wedding for the fall of 2017.