Dental Hygienists

Chelsea – RDH, Lead Hygienist

Chelsea graduated as Class Secretary from the Lane Community College Dental Hygiene program in 2016 with an Associate of Applied Science Degree. Chelsea loves being a hygienist because it gives her the opportunity to get to know each and every one of her patients as individuals and help them develop a home care regimen that fits their own personal needs. She grew up in Southern Oregon and enjoys doing yoga as well as spending time with her friends, family, and her dog named Louie.

“I am beyond ecstatic to join the Johnston Dental Care team. I look forward to working with an already stellar group of professionals and I can’t wait to get to know all of their wonderful patients!”

Noelle – RDH

Noelle earned her Bachelor of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene from Yakima Valley College, graduating in 2016 while serving as Class President. Her favorite part of dentistry is working together with patients that are anxious or afraid of dental work and helping them have a comfortable, positive experience in the dental chair. She moved here from Washington in 2017 after marrying Jordan, a Grants Pass native. Noelle began at Johnston Dental Care as a fill in and loved it so much she never left! She is thrilled to now be working with our great patients on a full-time basis. You will probably see a photo of her dog, Winston, before leaving the appointment!

“I am so glad to be a part of such a kind, positive team of professionals serving wonderful patients.”

Jody – RDH

Jody was born and raised in a small town in GA just south of Atlanta. She graduated from Clayton State University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Dental Hygiene. She and her husband Terry have been married for 14 years, with a 10 year old son Lawson as well a dog (Oliver) and cat (Gilbert). Jody fell in love with the West Coast 20 yrs ago when her husband took her skiing in Colorado. They eventually took the leap of faith to move out here in 2018. She most loves the relational aspect of dentistry and meeting new people! Outside of the office, she loves outdoor adventures/travel and animals, spending time with family/friends and Jesus, and loves to laugh and make people laugh (ask her about Bigfoot). She also notes she is very glad to have a Chick-fil-A here, saying it “feels like a little piece of home out here”.

Keshia – RDH

Keshia was born and raised in Southern Oregon and graduated from Oregon Tech in 2008 with a Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene. She is mom of 3 very energetic boys and married to her favorite human on the planet-Ryan. Her favorite part about being a hygienist is interacting with patients. She says “I love people, and helping patients to maintain a healthy mouth, which leads to better overall health, is what I strive for!”
When she is not at work, Keshia can be found outside, doing boy mom stuff, camping and exploring.

Lindsay – RDH

Lindsay graduated from the Oregon Institute of Technology Dental Hygiene Program with a Bachelor of Science Degree. With over 20 years experience in the dental field, Lindsay loves getting to know her patients and developing the best care for each individual. When she’s not with her work family she is camping, hiking, biking and exploring with her husband and 2 girls!

Contact Info

Johnston Dental Care
1825 NW Hawthorne Ave.
Grants Pass, OR 97526


Office Hours

8:00am - 5:00pm

Sunday & Saturday

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