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Meet Our Team


Lori, Registered Dental Hygienist Tanya Kornuta, Registered Dental Hygienist

Lori is a dedicated dental hygienist with over 27 years of experience! Beyond her passion for dental care, Lori finds joy in spending quality time with her family, especially fishing with her son. When not casting lines, you can find her cheering on her favorite football team, the Browns.

Lori enjoys the opportunity to connect with her patients and listen to their stories while providing top-notch dental care. Join Lori on your journey to a healthier, happier smile

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Nicole, Registered Dental Hygienist Nicole

Nicole began her career as a Dental Hygienist in 2011 after graduating from Carrington College. She was then a Dental Health Specialist in the National Guard! Her passion in dentistry is building relationships with her patients and being able to educate on good lifelong oral health habits. She loves to spend time with friends and her dog, Ruby, and cat, Max. You can also find her at Blazers and Ducks games!

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Liliana, Dental Assistant Liliana, Dental Assistant

A graduate of Heald College in 2014, Lily brings 10 years of dental assisting experience to Edelweiss! She excels at patient education and empathetic communication. Her passion for dentistry comes from seeing all the changes and improvements a patient will experience as they progress through their treatment. Liliana loves to cook for her large family and friend group, and spend quality time with them all. She is quite the party planner too!


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Kylashae, Dental Assistant Kylashae, Dental Assistant

Kylashae began her career in 2022. She will offer reassurance, answer questions, and provide support throughout your appointment. Connecting with patients is very rewarding for her, and this allows for personalized care and attention.

Outside of the office, you can find her hiking, camping, thrifting, and spoiling her dog!


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Kelsey, Patient Care Coordinator

Susan Nergaard, Patient Care Coordinator

Kelsey has worked in the dental field since 2002. Dentistry is exciting for Kelsey because she learns something new every day! She holds a certificate in dental radiography from OHSU, so you may find her on the clinical side of the office as well.

She enjoys cooking, reading, spending time with her dog Hannah, and trying new restaurants. Kelsey plays a crucial role in creating a welcoming and supportive environment for our patients, enhancing their overall experience and facilitating optimal dental care outcomes. She will welcome you when you visit!

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Stephanie, Financial and Insurance Coordinator

stephanie, Patient Care Coordinator

With 10 year of experience as a 911 dispatcher, there is no problem too big for Stephanie to fix! Stephanie ensures that our patients have a clear understanding of the financial aspects of their dental care and helps them navigate the process with ease and confidence. By providing guidance, transparency, and support, she greatly contributes to a positive patient experience at Edelweiss Dental.

Stephanie loves to flyfish, snowboard, and travel with her husband and two kids. Montana is her favorite destination! She enjoys seeing new places and trying new adventures on their road trips.

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