Patty has been working at Drakeshire Dental since 2000. She speaks both English and Spanish and is extremely knowledgeable about patients’ needs and treatment options.
As the treatment coordinator for Drakeshire Dental, Patty interacts with patients in a very personal manner, in order to present the best ways treatment may be completed. She also has an extensive knowledge of dental insurance benefits and can assist you in how to better utilize them. Patty enjoys walking, biking and being outdoors with her husband and teenage daughter.
Lupita has a degree on Accounting and her position at Drakeshire Dental consists of internal accounting, organizing the Drakeshire Dental team for meetings and training.
Lupita also makes sure clinical and administrative equipment and material are always available and on time so the office runs smoothly. She has two daughters and in her free time, she enjoys working out and playing golf with her husband Karl.
Paulina has a degree in “Office Management” from Schoolcraft College. She is fluent in English and Spanish and has been working at Drakeshire Dental Center since 2007. Paulina is in charge of checking for insurance eligibility and benefits and is quite familiar with most dental insurance programs.
Paulina loves to read, watch movies and tune in the History Channel. She has a passion for Ancient Egypt.
Human Resources Manager
Andrea is a recent graduate of the University of Michigan where she received a bachelors degree in Biopsychology, Cognition and Neuroscience. She is a member of the American Association of Public Health Dentistry Chapter at the University of Michigan, and President of the Pre-Dental Association at the University of Michigan. She is hoping to become a dentist someday.
Andrea has been working at Drakeshire Dental for the past 5 summers; first as a dental assistant and now in the business office. Her hobbies include playing with her little 5-pound Yorkie “Lola”, working out and going to the movies.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Kristin graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Michigan. She truly loves the preventative aspect of dentistry. Her special interests include managing periodontal disease and working with children.While Kristin is away from the office she enjoys watching the Detroit Red Wings, spending time with friends and family, and visiting the beach.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Tami began her career in dentistry as a dental assistant. She went on to earn her dental hygiene degree at Lansing Community College in 2002. Tami brings her passion for hygiene and patient education to each appointment. She is certified to provide both local anesthetic and nitrous oxide sedation.
When away from the office, Tami enjoys spending quality time with her husband and two daughters. She also likes reading, kickboxing, cross country skiing and tennis.