On behalf of everyone at de Bruin Dental Center, welcome to our office. We've dedicated ourselves to providing the highest level of dental care available in a warm and friendly environment. We believe you'll notice the difference from the moment you arrive, and we look forward to your visit.
Originally from South Florida, Donna moved to Incline Village in 1990 to raise her family near beautiful Lake Tahoe. With a background in medical business management, Donna managed a dental office in Incline Village for 11 years before relocating to Reno in 2001 and becoming Office Administrator for de Bruin Dental Center. Donna is a Certified Office Administrator with the prestigious Las Vegas Institute of Aesthetic Dentistry (LVI). Her hobbies are gardening, motorcycling and traveling with her husband Jim, and spending time with their family and friends, especially her two little granddaughters.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Niki started in dentistry in 2000 as a dental assistant, graduated with her B.S. in Health Ecology at University of Nevada-Reno, then completed the dental hygiene program at Truckee Meadows Community College. As a registered dental hygienist, Niki's attention to detail and love for patient health education is undeniable. She grew up in Incline Village and enjoys playing outdoors with her husband, two little boys, and black Labrador. She loves to run, hike, mountain bike, water and snow ski, snowshoe, and rock climb.
Jan Talbot Paulson
Registered Dental Hygienist
Jan has lived and worked as a registered dental hygienist at Lake Tahoe and Reno for over 20 years. She has been part of our team since 2008 but she relocated from Incline Village to Reno in 2012 and now brings her professional experience to de Bruin Dental full time. Jan is also involved in bringing dental missions to the Dominican Republic. Jan enjoys spending time with her husband John and their two little dogs. She loves skiing, kayaking, and fun with family and friends.
Certified Dental Assistant
Keira is a Reno native who joined us as a dental assistant in 2015. She enjoys gardening, riding her horses, and spending time with her husband, family, and menagerie of pets. Keira's kindness and gentle spirit bring a level of comfort and compassion to our team that is much appreciated by all our patients during their dental treatment.
Sam has brought an entirely new dimension to the practice. He has been a dental assistant since 2007. A music lover, Sam plays the drums and brings his humor from the comedy club where he works on the weekends. We appreciate his bilingual talents too. He is a refreshing burst of energy to our day!
Megan is a Reno native and has been in the dental field since 2010. She joined our team in December 2013. Married with a darling baby girl, new mom Megan enjoys all types of art but mostly painting, film, and travel. She has been to 10 countries and hopes to visit many more. Megan is a "people person," loves her job, and brings a nice presence to our day.
Le Ann Whitehead
Le Ann joined the de Bruin team in 2005 after moving to Reno from Oregon when her husband took a teaching job in Fernley, NV. She is an expanded duties dental assistant who is experienced and compassionate and builds wonderful relationships with all of our patients. As an integral part of our team, Le Ann is the team member who keeps us all "real and grounded." She and her husband Patrick have two little girls and a boy who keep their busy life full of family, fun, and laughter!
Our talented team members bring years of combined dental experience to our ultra-modern office. Click the Online Scheduling button or call (775) 826-1838 to experience our team first hand.