Meet the Team

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.

Tracy | Registered Dental Hygienist

Tracy has been working as a Dental Hygienist at East Valley Dental Care for over 19 years. She absolutely loves her job, the people she works with, and all of her patients. She thinks of everyone as one big family! Tracy chose to work with Dr. Thompson because he is an amazing dentist and he has a huge heart!! Tracy’s mission statement is as follows:

“As your dental hygienist, my commitment to you is to be truthful, educate and help provide solutions for your oral health. You deserve the highest quality of care and I will do my part to help keep your gum tissue and teeth healthy. I will assist you in creating a healthy and beautiful smile that will last a lifetime.”

Suzanne | Registered Dental Hygienist

Suzanne loves working with Dr. Thompson because of his great sense of humor and honesty. She also enjoys working with the staff at East Valley Dental Care because of the family-like atmosphere and their patient-centered goals. What is the favorite part of her job? The answer would have to be YOU, her patients. It excites her to have the opportunity to aid you in your oral health, to get to know you and your families, and be able to provide you with the tools you need to make your smile a healthy one. She is dedicated to providing a positive, educational and fun dental experience for each patient that she sees.

Lastly, it has been exciting working at East Valley Dental Care where she can be a part of a great team that strives for excellence in dentistry and customer service. It’s wonderful having a job where she can serve others one smile at a time.

Shilo | Dental Assistant

Having graduated at the top of her class in her dental assisting program, Shilo finds the process of dentistry fun and engaging, and is committed to constantly improving her clinical skills. Early experiences as a dental patient, in addition to her caring nature and nurturing personality, are the foundation for her dedication to patients’ comfort and well-being. She shares Dr. Thompson’s philosophy that every patient is part of our family and every visit should end with a smile.

Kim | Office Administrator

Kim started her career in dentistry as a dental assistant many years ago and has since transitioned to the administrative area of the office. She found her strength in advocating for patients with their insurance companies and assisting them with financial solutions to attain their dental health goals. With many years of experience Kim is passionate about easing the process of scheduling and funding their dental treatment. She strives to create a comfortable plan for our patients and see them thru the experience with caring support.


Ariana has been working as a dental assistant at East Valley Dental Care for over 10 years. She loves meeting new people and being able to help them through their dental fears. She especially enjoys assisting in treatment that gives patients the confidence to smile again. In her free time, she likes spending time with her family and traveling the world.


April has been a Treatment Coordinator for 6 years and the newest addition to our team. She enjoys working one on one with the patients, listening and communicating for a common goal of a perfect, beautiful smile. She excels in keeping the office organized and running smoothly. When not working she enjoys hiking, running, family time, reading, and relaxing!