Ashley joined Dental Associates in 2019 as a Dental Hygienist. She loves improving a person’s overall health by educating them on the importance of Dental care and how it effects your body. She is very knowledgeable in periodontal disease and finds it very rewarding to see a patients overall oral hygiene improve! She loves to form relationships with her patients and get to know them on a personal level.
Ashley grew up in Grinnell and was a 2018 graduate of DMACC in Ankeny. She currently resides at Rock Creek Lake with her fiancé Mike, and their two sons, Hudson and Brooks…as well as 3 dogs, 1 cat and currently 5 chickens!! Ashley loves spending time with her family and friends. They enjoy camping, fishing, golf cart rides around the lake and anything outdoors!
Berenice Barajas joined or team as a dental hygienist immediately after graduating from her dental program at Indian Hills Community College August 2019. Berenice was an assistant for a little over a year at Hermanson Orthodontic. She loves being able to educate and getting to know her patients. She grew up in Marshalltown, where she lives with her husband, Cesar and dog Camila. Berenice enjoys spending time with her family and going thrift shopping.