Patient Treatment Coordinator / Account Manager
Victoria is a Colorado native; she grew up in the Denver area. Victoria has eight years of dental experience. She has been a team member at Ascent Dental Group since 2011. She has found the dental field to be so rewarding. Her favorite part of the dental field is the patient relations; she finds great joy in assisting the patients with all their needs. She is very compassionate and loves building long-lasting relationships with patients. She is a family oriented person, she is a mother of 3-year-old little boy named Elijah. She loves spending her free time with Elijah and her 8-year-old niece Lilly. Her hobbies are traveling, hiking, reading, spending time with family/friends, movies, and writing. She specializes in insurances breakdowns, claims, denials, and assisting patients with a better understanding of their dental benefits. Her goal is to assist you in getting the most from your dental benefits and provide you with a very comfortable, friendly, and memorable visit.
E.D.D.A ( Expanded duties dental assistant)
Valentina is a Colorado native and grew up in the heart of Denver. After graduating high school Valentina grew a passion for dentistry. In 2001 she enrolled at Concorde Career Collage to obtain her dental assistant certification. Valentina has since then continued to enjoy furthering her education and knowledge in the dental field by attending as many continuing education courses she could. Valentina has also used her down time in the dental office to learn all aspects of the dental front office including insurance billing and coding. Valentina finds it rewarding to be able to care for her patients and treat all their dental needs while also building a relationship with them. In her spare time, Valentina enjoys spending time with her husband Michael and her 4 children, Timothy Jiavana, Nivia and Amare. They enjoy being outdoors as much as possible and vacationing as often as they can.
We are excited to have Megan in our practice! Megan comes to us from Kansas, where she attended Wichita State University earning her bachelor of science in dental hygiene. Megan’s intro into dentistry was similar to Dr. Johnston’s. Having braces and seeing her smile transform prompted Megan to pursue the dental field. Her passion about being a dental hygienist is to educate her patients on the benefits of having good oral health and to be their advocate to create better hygiene habits. Out of the office, Megan spends her free time outdoors skiing, hiking and mountain biking.
Dr. Kenneth White
Dr. White was born in Davenport, Iowa, but lived the majority of his life in Dallas, Texas. He is a 1979 graduate of Plano Senior High School, just north of Dallas. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas in 1983, then returned to Dallas where he attended Baylor College of Dentistry, graduating in 1988.
Dr. White has earned a proud reputation in his particular niche of general dentistry. His career has focused on performing the finest in endodontics, or “root canals”, a service many dentists prefer not to do, but where Dr. White excels. He has performed over 16,000 successful root canal cases. Dr. White enjoys attending numerous continuing education courses each year to always keep advancing his knowledge of dentistry and the health professions in general. He is an experienced clinician who is dedicated to providing high quality, conservative, and comfortable dentistry.
Dr. White has said that throughout his entire life he had felt like a misplaced Coloradan. He and his wife Kristin moved to Colorado in 2011 and could not be happier. He states, “We are finally home!” Dr. White resides in Evergreen and he and Kristin enjoy cycling, hiking, kayaking, camping, scuba, and snow skiing. Dr. White is also a former professional musician and continues to play piano and guitar.