Desiree - Office Manager
Desi is a seasoned dental team member who entered the dental field right after high school. Although she is primarily the front reception leader, she has also learned the clinical aspects of the office. This allows her to work with the team as a whole. For her, taking on responsibility is key, and she is a firm believer in always learning. She hopes to provide the patients at Elliff Dental the best experiences possible. Outside of work she is a full-time mom to her little loves.
Danny - Dental Treatment Coordinator
Danny has been working in the dental field for over three years. Danny has worked as a dental assistant as well as treatment coordinator. Being a treatment coordinator allows Danny to help our patients from start to finish of their experience at Elliff Dental.
Danny's duties include scheduling appointments, handling payments, interacting with insurance companies and coordinating treatment for patients.
Danny grew up in Batavia and was actually a patient of Elliff Dental prior to joining the team!
Lauren – RDH, Registered Dental Hygienist
Lauren graduated from the College of Dupage with a degree in dental hygiene. She grew up in Somonauk, but has moved to Oswego. Lauren enjoys dentistry because of the relationships she gets to form with patients by working together to achieve healthy oral habits and overall health
In her spare time she enjoys traveling, cooking, kayaking, watching Chicago sports teams (Go Blackhawks) and playing with her two puggles, Bentley and Sneakers.
Paulina – RDH, Registered Dental Hygienist
Karla - Head Dental Assistant
Karla serves Elliff Dental as the doctor’s dental assistant. She has been working as a dental assistant for over 13 years. Some of Karla's duties include assisting Dr. Elliff with patient care, scheduling appointments, preparing clinical rooms, preparing lab cases and lab work. Due to Karla’s advanced training she is also able to do coronal polishing and sealant placement.
Karla’s favorite part of her job is communicating with patients and helping them become more educated about their oral health as well as become more comfortable while in the dental chair. She loves how good oral health can really make a person feel good about themselves.
Karla grew up in nearby St. Charles. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and children.
Darien - Dental Assistant
Darien works for Elliff Dental as a dental assistant. She performs chairside assisting for the doctors during dental procedures. She is also responsible for preparing lab case, taking patient records, and scheduling appointments. Darien has advanced training and is certified in Coronal Polishing and Pit and Fissure Sealant placement.
Darien loves taking her two daughters to the park, shopping, and out to eat. Darien can always be found with a smile!
Ruby - Dental Assistant
Ruby is a dental assistant at Elliff dental. She is responsible for getting patients ready for procedures, chairside assisting and preparing lab cases. Ruby has advanced training in Coronal Polishing and Pit and Fissure Sealant Placement. Ruby's favorite part about her job is interacting with patients and making sure they feel comfortable.
After high school, Ruby pursued her bachelor’s degree at Aurora University in Biology and Spanish. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Her hobbies include traveling, running, watching sports (Go Cubs!) and continuing her education.