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Meet the Team

Robyn

Dental Hygienist

Robyn received her dental hygiene degree from the University of New England in Westbrook, Maine. She joined our practice in July 2009, and is an integral member of our dental team. Robyn achieved her local anesthesia in 2009 and continues to expand her knowledge and expertise in caries (cavity) prevention and treating periodontal disease.

Robyn is passionate about patient education and is dedicated to the care her patients receive. When not caring for her patients, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, especially with her husband and two children.


Katie

Dental Hygienist

Katie graduated from the University of New England in 2009 with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene and holds her local anesthesia license. She joined our practice in 2016, and has made wonderful relationships with our patients.  Katie has many years of experience treating patients of all ages, from young children to older adults.  Her warmth and caring attitude have made her a favorite among many patients at Topsham Dental Arts.

When she is not at work, Katie can be found spending time with her friends and family, especially with her husband and son.  She loves to spend time at Sugarloaf Mountain in the winter, and just about anywhere in the summer, exploring Maine's outdoors. 


Tiffany

Dental Hygienist

Tiffany received her dental hygiene degree from the University of Maine in 2009.  She has been a valued member of our team since 2016, and our patients appreciate her skill and friendly demeanor.

Tiffany says her favorite part of being a hygienist is personally connecting with our patients, and finding ways to assist each one toward better dental health. 

When she is not at work, Tiffany enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters.


Sarah

Dental Hygienist

Sarah graduated from New Hampshire Technical Institute  in 2014 with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene. She joined our practice in 2018 and brings with her a strong passion for dentistry and empathy for the anxious dental patient. Sarah has also obtained her local anesthesia and nitrous oxide licenses as well as holds independent practice dental hygiene authority in Maine.

When not practicing clinically, Sarah enjoys being deeply involved in the dental community across the country, having written for varying dental hygiene publications, her own personal blog, and traveling to speak to dental professionals regarding stress-management in dentistry. Sarah is also very involved in the Maine Dental Hygienist's Association and has had many incredible experiences in advancing her career in dentistry because of it.

In her spare time, Sarah loves cooking, music, the outdoors and adventuring with her canine companion!


Dawn

Dental Assistant

Dawn joined our practice in 2016.  She has over twenty years of dental assisting experience, and has been a Certified Dental Assistant in Maine since 2009.  She has extensive training and experience in implant and sedation dentistry.  She became a Certified Dental Implant Auxiliary with the International Congress of Implantology (ICOI) in 2011. 

Dawn's favorite part of being a dental assistant is the connection she makes with each patient.  She enjoys being a part of our warm and friendly dental team.

Dawn enjoys spending time with her family and friends.  She has three children, two girls and one boy.  She loves the Maine outdoors and can often be found hiking or going for long walks.  Dawn is an animal lover, especially of her grand dog, Lucy, and her cats, Precious and Princess.


Kelsey

Dental Assistant

Kelsey graduated from the University of Southern Maine in 1991 with an Associate Degree in Liberal Arts.  She continued her education at the Academy of Medical Professions and received a Dental Assisting Certification in 2014.  Kelsey brings a vast knowledge to our practice as she has past experience as a paralegal and also as a business owner.

Our patients love to see Kelsey's warm smile, and she helps our anxious patients through each step of their appointment.  She worked over a decade as a caregiver for the elderly, with a focus on hospice, and her compassion shines here at Topsham Dental Arts.

Kelsey leads our sterilization area and is pursuing her certification in infection control through DANB.  Kelsey also is a licensed dental radiographer, and we are so proud to have her on our team.

Kelsey has two adult sons who are her pride and joy! In her spare time, Kelsey can be found supporting the local arts, reading, or hiking in our beautiful State of Maine with her golden retriever, Cullen.  

 


Erick

Dental Assistant

Erick graduated from the University of New England in 2017 with his Bachelor's degree in Medical Biology. Soon after, he completed the dental assisting program through Dental Careers Institute in Portland, ME and obtained his Maine dental radiology license. Erick enjoys continuing to expand his knowledge of dentistry while he prepares to pursue dental school at UNE to become one of Maine's future dentists!

In his spare time, Erick enjoys building and racing cars, playing both classical and electric guitar, and focusing on nutrition and fitness. His laid back personality, bright smile, and willingness to continually expand his knowledge make him a fantastic addition to the Topsham Dental Arts team. 


Michelle

Scheduling Coordinator, Dental Assistant

Michelle is Topsham Dental Arts' friendly scheduling coordinator.  She is 1998 graduate of Lisbon Falls Christian Academy and a 1999 graduate of the Dental Careers Institute.  Michelle spent the first ten years of her career as a dental assistant. For the past five years she has brought her clinical expertise to the “front office.”  Her understanding of clinical dentistry makes her a great resource for our patients.

Michelle has a passion for dentistry and a heart for helping people. She enjoys putting smiles on our patients’ faces and bringing cheer to her co-workers.  She can do an awesome British accent and is an award winning baker.  She enjoys volunteering at her church and the Topsham Fair.  Michelle’s favorite things to do are baking, painting, quilting, gardening, reading and continuing her education.

Michelle has been married to her husband John for sixteen years and has a small canine sidekick named “Pippa.”


Jennifer Sprague

Patient Coordinator

Jennifer J. Sprague graduated from Southern Adventist University in 2015, magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Communications with an emphasis in Public Relations.  She has a special interest in implementing creative Public Relations Campaigns, finding ways to improve Patient Experience, meeting new people and implementing process improvement techniques in all areas of practice.  She has been working in the Business/Medical field for over 5 years. 

While working at Shawnee Mission Medical Center in Shawnee, KS, Jennifer successfully spearheaded the Patient Experience (HCAHPS) protocol and implementation required by Medicare Regulations.  Jennifer has also worked with physicians and health system administration in the departments of Development and Medical Staff Administration (Physician Credentialing).  When she is not in the office, Jennifer enjoys preforming pro-bono Public Relations work for local non-profits.

Jennifer can be found greeting our patients with her warm, gracious smile from the front office here at Topsham Dental Arts. When not in the front office, Jennifer also helps our clinical staff as needed by assisting Dr. Gregory H. Sprague with endodontics or operating our sterilization area. Her interests include writing/editing, riding and training horses, recreational running, and anything outdoors with family.  Jennifer recently married Dr. Gregory H. Sprague in April 2018 and is a warm, welcome addition to the Topsham Dental Arts family!


Rosemary Sprague

Dental Assistant

Rosemary received her BSN from the University of New Hampshire. Since that time she has educated three children, Polly, Jennifer and Greg through high school and has now enjoyed assisting her husband for the last twenty-two years.

Rosemary's special interests outside the practice include flower gardening, reading and writing.


Julie

Practice Manager

Julie is an integral part of our Topsham Dental Arts' team as our practice manager, having joined the practice in June of 2015. She is a 1992 graduate of Suffolk University, in Boston, MA, obtaining her Bachelor of Arts, Government degree.

Julie brings with her many years of experience in the human resources field with successful backgrounds in varying settings. She has helped our team to flourish by providing areas of expertise which align with important philosophies of the Topsham Dental Arts' team such as leadership development, cross-functional teamwork, positive employee relations, performance management and much more! Her compassionate nature provides a pleasant welcome to both patients and fellow staff-members alike. 

Julie loves the outdoors, hiking, spending time with friends & family, gardening, reading and is a very active member of her church. 


Tim

Tim is the accountant for the practice.  

Tim is married to Polly Nichols. His background is in health care finance and software implementation.