Meet The Team

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Office Manager


Lori is our office manager and is passionate about supporting our patients and staff. With over 20 years of experience in the dental field she professes it is our outstanding clinical care and our ethical way of doing business that makes her never want to leave. When she’s not in the office she enjoys the heck out of her three kids, will occasionally commute on her Yamaha V-Star and has a unique appreciation for Oregon’s liquid sunshine. “This isn’t a job. It’s a place to come and do great things with amazing people”.

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Administrative Coordinator


Sydney is top-notch treatment coordinator! Originally from the Bay Area, Sydney enjoys reading, spending time with her family, exploring all the unique spots Portland has to offer, as well as adventuring with her way too adorable silver lab pup, Hazel!  Sydney is constantly inspired by the doctors here in our office, and plans to expand on her career in dentistry by applying to dental hygiene school next year. She loves getting to know each and every patient here in the office, and thoroughly enjoys seeing them successfully reclaim their confidence in their smiles again.

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Patient Care Coordinator


Alexa is new to the dental field and is loving learning all about prosthodontics! Born and raised in Portland, Alexa loves to enjoy all the outdoor activities the city has to offer. From hiking in Forest Park to roller skating in the streets of SW Portland, she loves that there is always something fun to do in town.  When she isn’t spending time outdoors, Alexa enjoys craft projects, cooking new recipes, and singing! She currently sings in a local choir with many of her U of O Choir alumni friends and loves being part of a musical community. She has quickly become an integral part of our team that we couldn’t do without!  We are thrilled to see her mastery grow in the dental world!


Senior Patient Care Coordinator


Frankie is a dedicated patient care coordinator known for her unwavering compassion and commitment to delivering exceptional patient experiences. Hailing from the picturesque Pacific Northwest, Frankie's connection to nature shines through her hobbies. As an avid hiker and outdoor enthusiast, she finds solace in exploring the region's breathtaking landscapes. With a heart for adventure and a mind for excellence, Frankie brings a unique blend of warmth and expertise to her role, making a meaningful impact on every patient's life.

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Dental Assistant


Espe has been in the dental field since 2002.  She loves getting to know patients and helping them achieve a smile they are happy with.  The respect and caring relationship each team member has towards each other is what drew her to Advanced Dentistry.  She loves how much pride and passion Dr. Halmos, Dr. Manning and Dr. Redmond put into their work.  In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, wordsearch puzzles and watching a good movie.

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Dental Assistant


Chelsea has been a dental assistant since 2015. She joined Advanced Dentistry in 2018 because she loves the great relationships she gets to build with our patients and watching their smiles transform from the first appointment to the last. She learns something new every day working with Dr. Halmos, Dr. Manning and Dr. Redmond. She was born and raised in Lebanon, Oregon and moved to Portland in 2013. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with her husband, puppy, and cats.

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Dental Assistant


Brittany started her Dental Assisting career in 2018. She has a great passion for the art of Dentistry and oral health. Brittany grew up in Oxford, Michigan and relocated to Portland in 2015. When she isn’t working, she enjoys analog film photography, reading, and spending time with her beloved cat, Samson.