Sue | DDS
Dr. Vetter received her BS and DDS degrees from the University of Washington where she remains an Affiliate Associate Professor. Dr. Vetter is committed to continuous learning to strive for excellence in clinical applications, practice development, communication and patient care. She is an alumna of the Dawson Academy, Kois Center, Schuster Center for professional development, OBI Foundation for Bioesthetic Dentistry. Dr. Vetter is a faculty member for OBI Foundation for Bioesthetic Dentistry and serves on its Board.
Originally from Honolulu, Hawaii Dr. Vetter has made Seattle her home since 1991. Her warm, calming aloha spirit helps to make every patient’s day a little brighter. She believes in living a healthy balanced life by valuing her time, eating well and maintaining strong relationships with family, friends and patients.
Dr. Vetter considers it a privilege to serve her patients and is grateful to be trusted to join them on their journey to better health.
Jessie | Office Coordinator
Jessie was born and raised on the beautiful island of Oahu. In 1998, she moved to Seattle with her family, and since then, she has embraced the culture and eclectic nature of this city. In 2013, she received her Bachelors of Arts degree in Biology and Chemistry from Seattle Pacific University in hopes to pursue her career in dentistry. However, after three years of working in the hospitality industry, Jessie decided to take a risk and follow a different path. She has re-joined the team to bring a different element of service, focusing on a concierge-based practice. With the knowledge acquired through experience and training, she is excited to implement her skills and make a difference.
Jessie stays active year round to maintain a healthy lifestyle. She looks forward to Seattle Summers especially for hiking, glamping, and crabbing. As a new mom to her beautiful daughter Elisa, Jessie and her husband Steven are learning the joys of parenting and mastering the art of multitasking.
Jessie loves to travel and nourish her body with good food, wine, and desserts. She shares her enjoyment with family and friends because she believes when you are in great company, everything is that much better.
Ashton | Registered Dental Hygienist
Ashton is originally from Bellingham, Washington. She has been in the dental field for over 8 years. She started as dental assistant and later moved to Seattle and graduated from Shoreline Community College Dental Hygiene Program. Her primary goal for all her patients is to provide high quality care in a welcoming and comforting environment. She finds it most rewarding when she sees the smiles on her patients’ faces after they receive a positive experience under her care.
In her free time she enjoys anything outdoors, from hiking around the Pacific Northwest to walking her French bulldog, Gucci. She also loves traveling whenever possible with her husband. Her favorite destinations are Paris and Costa Rica and she hopes to visit Italy and Africa in the near future.
Jackie | EFDA
Jackie is a native Seattleite, having graduated from Seattle Central’s Dental Assisting Program. After many years as an assistant she returned to school to become licensed as an Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary (the 63rd in the state).
Our office isn’t new to her as she worked with the practice from 1994-1997 in addition to helping Dr. Vetter during her acquisition of the practice in 2000.
She considers it a privilege to work with patients in a caring and respectful manner, having grown up with some trips to the dentist herself!
Away from work she enjoys her dog, frequenting local dog parks, spending time with friends, gardening and being out in nature.
Jelena | Registered Dental Assistant
Jelena was born and grew up in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, situated in South Eastern Europe at the confluence of the Sava and Danube rivers. She studied Dental Medicine at Belgrade University and worked in a dental office for a few years during that time. It was a unique opportunity in developing interpersonal and technical skills while providing better smiles to patients. During 2015, Jelena decided to relocate in Seattle to experience something different. She continued her dental education and graduated from the West Coast College of Dental Assisting in 2016.
Jelena follows a healthy lifestyle by eating healthy foods and keeping active by biking and hiking. In her free time, she loves to travel and to visit historic sites.
Lorraine | Registered Dental Hygienist
Lorraine was born and raised in Seattle. She started out as a dental assistant and then received her dental hygiene degree from Shoreline Community College graduating top of her class. She has worked in the specialty practice of periodontics for over 32 years. She is meticulous and passionate about her work and provides the highest quality of care for her patients and herself. She enjoys people and has become friends with many of her patients.
Lorraine is married with two grown children and two cocker spaniels. In her spare time she loves to volunteer at her pets’ veterinary office cleaning dogs and cats teeth. She also enjoys camping, clamming and mushroom hunting.