Meet the Team

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.


Inge

Treatment Coordinator

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Inge has worked in dentistry for nearly 35 years and has been with Dr. Hane since 2012. She enjoys meeting new people and seeing the results of their transformed smiles. She loves being part of a friendly and committed team that is devoted to helping others.

Inge loves spending time with her husband Michael, son Erik and his wife Rebekah, daughter Kristen, and son Luke. Inge is a native of Santa Clara, and really enjoys exercising and working out at the gym. She loves hiking and cycling with her husband on weekends. She is committed to having a healthy lifestyle and cooking nutritious meals. They have a happy yellow Labrador named Lexi, who brings them so much joy. Exploring new places and travel are some of Inge’s favorite pastimes.

 

Lori

Registered Dental Assistant

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Lori began her career in dentistry in 1991 and has been working with Dr. Hane since 1997. She feels fortunate to have had the opportunity to build so many relationships with so many wonderful families at our office for more than 20 years.

Lori was born and raised in San Jose. She loves spending time with her husband Darren and three dogs. She also loves visiting her two beautiful daughters and three grandchildren. In her spare time, Lori enjoys hiking and going on bike rides with Darren on nice sunny days.

 

Michelle

Registered Dental Assistant

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Michelle joined the dental field in 1989 and became a part of Dr. Hane’s team in 1999. She loves getting to know all our patients and families and especially enjoys knowing she’s helped create so many beautiful smiles.

Michelle was raised in Willow Glen and graduated from Willow Glen High School. She loves spending time with her boyfriend Tim in the outdoors. Michelle also enjoys gardening and spending time with family and friends.

 

Karen

Financial Coordinator and Registered Dental Assistant

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Karen has worked in dentistry since 2003 and joined our team a few years later in 2005. Her favorite part of her job is getting to know all our patients and their families.

Karen was born and raised in San Jose. She has two older brothers who still live in the area with their families. Karen is a proud graduate of Willow Glen High School. She worked for a communications company before switching to a career in the dental field. She spends much of her spare time with her four boys. She loves to go for rides to the beach with her boyfriend Dan on his Harley. They enjoy their favorite restaurants, having barbecues, hiking, and wine tasting.

 

Tina

Scheduling Coordinator

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Tina began her career in dentistry in 1988. She became part of Dr. Hane's team in 2000. She worked with Dr. Hane for 6 years and took a few years off to stay at home with her two sons. She enjoys getting to know our patients and families and being a part of a great team that helps create their beautiful smiles.

Tina was born and raised in San Jose. She loves spending time with her husband Scott, her two sons Scotty and Sammy and her two dogs Bailey and Bogey. Tina enjoys the ocean, wine, baking, gardening, Disney, vacations with her husband and sons, taxiing her boys and their friends around town to many fun adventures and spending time with family and friends.

 

Marissa

Scheduling Coordinator and Registered Dental Assistant

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I'm a Los Angeles native, born and raised there; my family still lives there.

I decided to become a Registered Dental Assistant after high school. I have now been in the field for 19 years. I have worked for all kinds of specialists throughout my career. Being fluent in English and Spanish has helped me along way.

I have been married for 18 wonderful years. When I'm not working, I enjoy outdoor activities. My husband and I love to do volunteer work,  we're Bible teachers. I also love spending time with family and friends, and i'm a big animal lover. We've rescued different animals over the years.

Having my priorities set in life make me enjoy all I do.

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