We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.
Janeane loves meeting and talking with new patients and their families at the beginning of the orthodontic process. She enjoys their eagerness and then sharing in their anticipation as they move through treatment toward that healthy new smile. Janeane manages patient contracts, processes payments, and submits claims to and corresponds with insurance companies.
Most of Janeane’s free time is spent with her three wonderful children, Brenden, Hailey, and Shane, and her beautiful granddaughter, Chloe. She’s a huge sports fan and loves to watch the Seahawks, Sounders, Mariners and especially her daughter's women's soccer team at Westmont College in Santa Barbara. Go Hawks!
Karen keeps our office running smoothly and on time, so we can best serve our patients. She loves meeting new people, especially seeing a patient at the beginning of treatment and then following their progress and witnessing their happiness after braces are removed. Karen schedules patients, handles the phones, manages emails, and manages our digital records.
Karen lives in Grapeview, on Mason Lake. She has a black lab, Sophie, who’s a Senior Hunter. Karen volunteers with suicide prevention outreach programs.
Karen enjoys making new friends every day and spending her time helping our patients get settled into the orthodontic treatment process. She orchestrates all communications between the general dentist and any needed specialists to the patient and their family. By doing so, Karen ensures that each patient’s treatment experience exceeds their expectations.
Karen is native to the area. She and her husband, Don, have raised four sons and now have three beautiful daughter-in-laws and seven delightful grandchildren, who are all the light of her life. Outside the office, Karen spends time with her family, friends, and volunteering for many different organizations.
Katie tries to make every visit to our office the best part of a patient’s day. She’s always joking and laughing with our patients, setting them at ease, and encouraging them to open up and smile. Katie provides chairside assistance to Dr. Ashmore during orthodontic procedures. She makes sure the doctor has everything needed and explains what’s happening to the patient.
Katie’s life is shared with her black lab, Ollie; the two love being in the outdoors together, whether they’re fishing, hiking, or camping. She also enjoys volunteer activities with youth.
Lab Specialist and Records Coordinator
Kris loves helping patients attain beautiful, healthy, and happy smiles. With her skill in our lab, making custom retainers and mouthguards, as well as her plaster model work, she makes sure each patient’s orthodontic appliances fit properly. She also takes any necessary diagnostic records, including digital X-rays, photos, and impressions.
Kris shares her life with her husband and three beautiful children, as well as two very hairy dogs. The family loves sports and the outdoors. Faith, family, and friends are all important to Kris.
Alicia has been working in orthodontics since 2008 and part of our practice since 2015. She absolutely loves seeing the transformation of patient smiles and seeing their confidence soar throughout their orthodontic journey. Keeping patients informed and providing excellent quality care is Alicia's top priority.
Outside of work, she loves to spend time with her fiancé, family and friends. She loves country music, the Fall and being silly.
Brittany enjoys playing a role in each patient’s transformation. She provides chairside assistance to Dr. Ashmore during orthodontic procedures and loves to watch her patient’s self-esteem and excitement grow as they near the end of treatment.
Outside of work, Brittany likes to hike, kayak and explore the beautiful NW. She also loves to cook, bake and is a huge Disney fan.
Emma enjoys getting to know her patients, seeing the progress they’ve made at each appointment and helping Dr. Ashmore create beautiful smiles. Emma also assists with taking diagnostic records and X-rays for our patients.
In her free time, she enjoys hiking, being out on the lake and soaking up the sunshine.