Your Team


Dr. Ladan Basiri

Dr. Ladan Basiri

Dental Consultant

Dr. Basiri received her master’s degree from UC Berkeley and her DMD from Harvard. She is a member of the ADA, DCDS, MSDA, and ACA. 

Christy Van Ness Office Manager


Office Manager and Treatment Coordinator

I was raised on a farm and enjoy spending weekends on the farm. I am married to a Coast Guard officer. 

Shruti - Best orthodontic assistant


Financial Coordinator

I love working with the TBraces team, it’s been a very rewarding experience. I love to travel the world and dance: especially Bollywood Fusion dance!

Gesille - Best orthodontic assistant


Patient Care Coordinator

I love watching our patients’ confidence climb at the end of their treatment. I am a mother of two amazing boys.

Rachel - Best orthodontic assistant


Treatment Coordinator

I grew up in Ohio. I love helping patients enhance their smiles, doing yoga, going to the park with my puppy Lola, and watching hockey with my husband.

Dolca - Best orthodontic assistant


Clinical Supervisor

I love being around children, taking early childhood education courses, creating art, and beautiful smiles.

Vanessa - Best orthodontic assistant


Orthodontic Assistant

I genuinely love making people happy and see the before and after smiles. My pit bull’s name is Nina!

Linh Nguyen orthodontic assistant


Orthodontic Assistant

I love being part of the TBraces team and helping to create beautiful smiles that last a lifetime. I enjoy time with my family, volunteering, cooking, and trying new foods.

Sheila - Best orthodontic assistant


Orthodontic Assistant

I grew up in the Philippines. I enjoy spending time with my husband, son, my dog Benny, my friends, and the TBraces team.

Sina - Best orthodontic assistant


Orthodontic Assistant

I love working here because we are like a family. I love to dance, talk, take care of patients, be around kids, and spend time with my son.

Kylie - Best orthodontic assistant


Orthodontic Assistant

I love coming to work every day and working with a great team! I enjoy seeing the patients get the smiles that they want. I also love sticky rice!