Anna joined the Loop Dental team as a Licensed Dental Assistant in 2018. She graduated from Herzing University in 2015 and is a member of the dental assistant’s association. Anna enjoys helping patients with treatment and providing great care. Outside of the office Anna enjoys spending time with her friends and family. She is a native of Maple Grove and enjoys exploring downtown Minneapolis with her friends.
Shelley is part of the wonderful dental assistant team at Loop Dental. She graduated from Des Moines Area Community College as a licensed dental assistant in 1982. She is extremely knowledgeable and her goal here at Loop Dental is to provide her patients a fun and comfortable experience as well as helping them maintain a healthy smile. Shelley is married, a mother of 3 and a grandmother to 4. She will tell anyone her grandchildren are her “favorite people in the world” and loves spending her free time with them doing art projects and playing outside.
A California native, Basma has been passionate about dentistry since she was a teenager. This led her to pursue a bachelor's degree in dental hygiene from the University of Minnesota where she also received a license to practice restorative function. She uses this expanded function to assist the forward-thinking dental staff at Loop Dental in restoring damaged teeth to their former glory. What Basma enjoys most about being a dental hygienist is educating her patients about their oral health and the overall benefits of good oral hygiene. Outside of the office, Basma enjoys spending time with her husband, Hytham, and her two sons. Her hobbies include art, baking, and DIY home renovations.
Brooke is one of our dental hygienist at Loop. She grew up the oldest of 4 in Hutchinson, MN & graduated from Argosy University. Brooke takes pride in establishing a friendship with all her patients & takes an enthusiastic approach to oral health education. Outside of the office, Brooke has the esteemed privilege of holding the title “only non-division I athlete” in her family. She enjoys being an extremely supportive big sis, which has given her a plethora of sports knowledge. In addition, Brooke enjoys exploring new cities, trying new, exciting foods & spending time with friends
Nikki is a licensed dental assistant and has been working for Bates Dental Care since 1998. She takes great pride in her job and enjoys providing the best level of care and service to our wonderful patients. In addition to enjoying spending time with her “second family” at Bates Dental Care, she loves spending time with her husband Steve and their two boys. Nikki graduated from Century College and is a member of the American Dental Assistants Association.
Laura is an integral part of our front desk team at Loop Dental, serving as an insurance coordinator and patient scheduler. She was born and raised in South Lyon, Michigan where she worked for several years in a medical clinic. Laura works hard to ensure that all who walk through the doors at Loop Dental are greeted by a friendly smile and have a pleasant visit with us. Outside of the office, Laura enjoys traveling, exploring the national parks, and spending time with family back in Michigan.
Sarah serves as Treatment Coordinator at Loop Dental. Her past experience working as a dental assistant gives her the ability to confidently guide our patients through both the clinical side of their treatment plan as well as provide necessary information regarding insurance and financial planning. Sarah believes patient education is key in making their experience at Loop Dental a positive one. When Sarah is not at the office, she enjoys spending time with her two young children and exploring all the great restaurants in the Twin Cities.