We pride ourselves in taking the individual time necessary for each of our patients from start to finish. We truly believe that people are the most important part of our successful family dental practice.
Front Office Professionals
Our front office professionals, Kathy and Kim, will be the first ones to welcome you to our office. They will help schedule your dental and hygiene appointments, treatments, and remind you when it’s time for your next check up. They make time for your dental emergencies. Together, they have the knowledge and tools to help facilitate your oral care, maximize your insurance benefits, and set up financial arrangements if needed. Call them today to set up your next appointment.
Kim, Elizabeth and Nurveta, our expert team of trained dental assistants, have over 25 years combined experience. They will greet you in the waiting room and oversee all aspects of patient care from start to finish. They help maintain our clean professional environment, facilitating the highest quality of dental care, and will attend to your every comfort while you are with us.
Since joining Hyalite Family Dental in 1999, Ann has had the opportunity to form many beautiful relationships with her patients- and she feels that is what makes her job so rewarding. Hailing from Deer Lodge, Montana, Ann attended Montana Tech in Butte before transferring to Sheridan College to complete her dental hygiene curriculum. After graduating from the University of Wyoming with a Bachelor’s of Science in Dental Hygiene, Ann practiced for a year in South Dakota before returning to her home state. Over the years, Ann has loved her time spent volunteering with Gallatin Dental Alliance, AHEC School Screening Program, Special Olympics Special Smiles and Dentistry From the Heart. In 2017, she was the recipient of the Montana Dental Hygienists’ Association Community Service Award for the Bozeman Area. Outside of work, Ann enjoys hiking, thrift shopping, garage saling and spending time with her husband and three daughters.
Shelly began her career as a Dental Hygienist in 1996. She graduated with her Dental Hygiene Degree from Sheridan College in WY. Shelly joined Dr. Eric Monson and the team at Hyalite Family Dentistry in 2016. She thinks it is a fantastic practice and is grateful to be a part of it. She feels fortunate to work with wonderful colleagues, who all strive to achieve the best care for and dedication to their patients. Shelly loves the personal relationships built with her patients and that she is able to provide them with the opportunity to have the best oral health. Outside of work, Shelly enjoys spending time with her family, treasuring every moment she has with them. Born and raised in the Gallatin Valley, she enjoys being outdoors as much as possible and loves all activities this area has to offer.
Jessica graduated from MSU Bozeman with a BS in Food and Nutrition in 2006. Following graduation she worked as a dental assistant for over 2 years before continuing her education. She went on to recieve her associates degree in Dental Hygiene at Great Falls College MSU and graduated with highest honors. Jessica enjoys interacting with patients, and treating people with quality care and compassion.
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