Ashlee - Dental Treatment Coordinator
Ashlee has been working in the dental field for over 5 years. She started her dental career as an Oral Surgeon assistant but discovered she really enjoyed increasing the patient experience as a Front Desk Coordinator. She enjoys making the beginning of your dental visit welcoming and calming. She moved to St. Charles a year ago and found Elliff Dental. She is excited to continue and expand her knowledge in the dental field.
As Treatment Coordinator Ashlee's duties range from scheduling patient appointment, going over treatment, and educating patients about how to maintain great oral health!
In her spare time, Ashlee enjoys going camping, kayaking, traveling, doing all in good company of her two pups, Copper and Cade!
Trisha - Insurance Coordinator
Trisha was born in El Paso Texas at Fort Bliss Army Base while her father served in the military. When she was 2 her family moved to Arizona and then to Chicago when she was 9 years old. A few years after high school she moved back to sunny Arizona and started working in a chiropractic clinic. She then moved back to Chicago and began working at Elliff Dental in 2016.
Trisha bring 10 years of front office experience and knowledge to the practice. Her duties consist of insurance verificiation, following up on claims, discussing complex treatment plans and helping patients understand how their insurance works.
In her spare time Trisha likes to spend time with her family, playing on her four wheeler and go karts. She also loves to take care of her 6 pets and enjoys traveling.
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
Jackie - RDH, Registered Dental Hygienist
Jackie began her career in dentistry in 1998 as an orthodontic assistant. From there her love for dentistry grew and she began her journey to become a dental hygientist. She graduated from Indiana University in 2005 with a dental hygiene degree and began working in a private practice in her hometown of Valparaiso, Indiana. In 2011 she moved with her husband Michael to the Aurora area for his career which prompted Jackie to pursue her hygiene licensure in Illinois, leading her to Elliff Dental. Her true passion in dentistry is educating her patients and helping them find overall optimal health.
In her spare time, Jackie and her husband enjoy watching sports (especially the Blackhawks), going to concerts and spending time with their families and friends.
Lauren - RDH, Registered Dental Hygienist
Lauren graduated from the College of Dupage with a degree in dental hygiene. She grew up in Somonauk, but recently moved to Oswego. Lauren enjoys dentistry because of the relationships we get to form with patients by working together to achieve healthy oral habits and 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.
Lindsey - RDH, Registered Dental Hygienist