Meet Our Team
Our staff is a group of experienced, compassionate and professionally trained individuals who are committed to excellence in care and lifelong results for our patients. Each member understands the importance of good communication and will always take the time to discuss the various processes and steps involved in treatment and to answer your questions as thoroughly as possible. We regularly participate in continuing education courses to stay current in the latest orthodontic techniques and procedures. Our staff members, with an average of over 20 years of experience in the field of orthodontics, have the knowledge, experience and proven dedication to ensure that our patients receive the finest care available.
Our team also takes pride in making sure our patients are comfortable, understand their treatment and have everything they need to make treatment a success. You will find that our focus is on patient service and we will make every attempt to ensure that you have a positive experience while providing the best possible care and treatment results.
I have been working in the dental profession since 1979 and joined Dr. Hallgren's team in 1982. I have extensive experience with everything from insurance claims and medical savings accounts to appointment scheduling and customizing financial arrangements to meet your needs. I really enjoy my administrative duties which have allowed me to create rewarding and long lasting relationships with our patients and their families. I look forward to welcoming you to our "orthodontic family"!
JessicaI recently joined the team at Hallgren Orthodontics and am enjoying getting to know all of our patients and their families. My primary role is to assist in front office duties and to ensure a positive experience for all. My husband, Dr. Kevin Hallgren, and I both share a passion for providing exceptional service to each of our patients. My favorite part of orthodontics is seeing the confidence and satisfaction that treatment provides!
VickiI have been a certified orthodontic assistant for 22 years, joining Dr. Hallgren's staff in 1993. I enjoy my role as a chairside assistant along with assisting in the fabrication of retainers. It is a privilege to work with such a professional, caring team that continually strives for excellence in patient care. It is also very gratifying to see our patients excitement and confidence soar when they finish treatment with their beautiful smiles.
KrisI have been working in the orthodontic field since 1997 and joined Dr. Hallgren's staff in 2004. I am responsible for helping in the fabrication of orthodontic appliances as well as coordinating and taking diagnostic records for patient treatment. I enjoy welcoming new patients to our friendly and positive environment.
ConnieI have worked with orthodontic patients for over 19 years in all aspects of their treatment. I have enjoyed being a part of Dr. Hallgren's team since 2005. I currently assist Dr. Hallgren chairside and also help in the lab. Assuring that our patients feel comfortable and understand all aspects of their treatment is a very gratifying part of my job.
MaryI have been with Dr. Hallgren's orthodontic team since 2001. I enjoy all of my laboratory duties, especially helping to create state-of-the-art retainers that allow our patients to maintain their beautiful smiles after completing orthodontic treatment.
EllenI joined the administrative staff at Hallgren Orthodontics in 2017, bringing a wealth of customer service knowledge to the team. My previous work experiences (including positions at Walt Disney World and SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment) have taught me how to have fun while providing exceptional service through scheduling, financial planning, insurance billing, and patient interaction. I was treated as a patient at Hallgren Orthodontics and grew up learning the language of orthodontics as the daughter and sister of Dr. Steven and Dr. Kevin. I am passionate about extending a warm and friendly welcome to our patients, growing our “orthodontic family” and creating smiles that will last a lifetime!