Staff

Let Us Greet You With a Smile

Allow our friendly and professional front desk staff to check you in and help you schedule your next appointment with us.
We will always work with you to make each and every visit convenient and pain-free. Serving the area for over 10 years. Call us at 541-741-7800.

Your Health Matters to Us

We strive to improve our patients’ health by focusing on preventing, diagnosing, and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. When you choose us, you choose people who care about your health. Our patients are greatly important to us. Learn a little more about our backgrounds and how we operate as a staff.
Danielle

Danielle

Danielle is one of our EFDA certified assistants. She started as a sterilization clerk with Thurston Family Dental in 2013 and had earned her certification while working in our office.
 
Danielle is a native Oregonian who loves to travel. She enjoys spending time outdoors, camping and hiking with her four-legged friends. Danielle grew up and attended school in Thurston. She later married her high school sweetheart.
Jen K.

Jen K.

Jennifer joined the Thurston Family Dental team in 2007. She has been working as a dental hygienist since completing her degree at Lane Community College in 2005. Jennifer has an easy-going personality and enjoys sharing laughs with patients and co-workers. It is her pleasure to provide our patients with the proper oral health education that will help them achieve their dental goals.
 
Jennifer grew up around Lowell and graduated Lowell High School. She is married and has two children. Jen takes pleasure in spending time with her family and friends, camping, and gardening.
Jen R.

Jen R.

Jennifer has been working with Dr. Fedak since 2004. She is one of our EFDA Dental Assistants as well as the Back Office Manager. Jennifer was born in Guam and moved to Oregon at a young age. She grew up in the Thurston area and graduated Thurston High School in 2001.
 
Jennifer is married with two children. Outside of the office, she spends quality time with her family and is actively involved with her children’s school and sports activities. She enjoys volunteering her time wherever needed. In the past, she has had the opportunity to assist in coaching her son’s soccer team and later helped as team mom the following year. Additionally, Jennifer continues to participate as an aid in her children’s elementary classes.
Melissa

Melissa

Melissa is our Front Office Manager and has been with us since 2007. She is here to help you with financial options, insurance questions, or treatment questions.
 
Melissa is married and has 6 children. She enjoys traveling, hiking, boating, and spending time outdoors in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, or watching her children compete in sports and dance.
Jodeci

Jodeci

Thurston High School graduate, Jodeci joined the Thurston Family Dental team in April 2016. She is here to help you understand your dental benefits and assist with your scheduling needs.
 
When she is not working she can be found outside with her boyfriend and dog either camping, hunting, or fishing. A lifelong animal lover, Jodeci is an advocate for the pit bull breed and breeds alike ever since she rescued her own Am-Staff, Cooper. If she could visit anywhere in the world, Jodeci would like to travel to Egypt to see the tombs of the pharaohs.
Chelsie

Chelsie

Chelsie is the newest member to Thurston Family Dental. She joined our team in the summer of 2015. She is a registered dental hygienist and enjoys making a difference in peoples' oral health care.
 
She was born and raised in Eugene. This summer she is marrying her high school sweetheart and looks forward to the new adventures that come along. She hopes to travel a bit before starting a family. As a new homeowner, she fills her days off with projects and chores around the house.
 
Her interests include spending time outdoors with friends and family, camping, going to the river and being in the sunshine.
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