Meet the Team
Laurie, Dental Assistant
With more than 26 years of experience as a dental assistant, your smile is in good hands with Laurie. She enjoys working with Dr. Schaffeld to give patients the thoroughly personalized dental care they need. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, camping, and golfing.
Ashley, Dental Assistant
Ashley has been with our team since 2018, and patients quickly learned that they can rely on her to keep them safe, comfortable, and smiling throughout their time in the dental office. Ashley attended Linn-Benton Community College, and she’s trained as an expanded functions orthodontic assistant. Originally from Corvallis, Oregon, Ashley is married with two children, two dogs, two fish, and one cat. She likes to go hiking in her free time when she’s not at work or spending time with her friends and family.
Chelsea, Dental Hygienist
Chelsea is one of our dental hygienists. Since joining the team in 2018, Chelsea has greatly enjoyed getting know our patients, so she can help them achieve their oral healthcare goals. Chelsea studied at Lane Community College, and she has her nitrous oxide certification and her expanded practice and restorative function permits. She is happily married to Travis, and they have one dog, Sugar, a pig named Wilber, three cats, and a sugar glider. When she’s not hard at work, you’ll find Chelsea spending time with her family, friends, and animals. She also enjoys cooking, baking, hunting, and being outdoors. She has been a coffee drinker since middle school when she worked in her church coffee shop. She even has her own espresso machine and lots of flavors. She would love to own a bakery/coffee shop someday.