Meet the Brownstown Team
Donna, Office Manager
Donna takes care of accounts payable and receivable, payroll, patient scheduling, and insurance billing. She grew up in Woodhaven and currently lives in Brownstown, and she's been in dental care for over 25 years. She came to Ultimate Dental in 2000. Donna is certified in dental assisting, and she continues her education on a yearly basis. She truly enjoys working with the public, and she has built relationships with her co-workers as well as our patients. As a type A person who enjoys a challenge, she keeps the office running smoothly. She's passionate about Ronald McDonald House and hopes to volunteer with that great organization at some point. Married with three grown children and four grandchildren, Donna enjoys crafting, reading, gardening, and volunteering at her church, Christ the King Lutheran Church.
Crystal, Continuing Care Coordinator
Crystal has 20 years’ experience in dentistry, with 17 of those spent at our office. The best part of her job? Developing close, long lasting relationships with her patients -- ones that extend beyond their dental health. Originally from Allen Park, Crystal has an associate’s of science and is certified in radiography, CPR, dental assisting, lab work, and as a continuing care coordinator. Crystal and her husband have three young children, and in her free time she enjoys kayaking, playing sports with her kids, fishing, sewing… and she’s also a Girl Scout leader!
Joyann, Treatment and Insurance Coordinator
Joyann has an impressive 40 years of experience in dentistry, with three of those spent at our practice. She says her favorite part of her job is her coworkers -- and, of course, our wonderful patients! Originally from Wyandotte, Joyann attended Washtenaw Community College and is also a licensed dental assistant. When she’s not at the office, Joyann enjoys walking, reading, and spending time with her family and friends. Joyann and her husband have two adult sons, two daughters-in-law, and two grandchildren!
Kim is new to our office but has an impressive 17 years of experience in dentistry. She especially loves meeting new people in her role as receptionist. Originally from Taylor, Michigan, Kim attended Southgate Anderson High School. She is married, and has two daughters and two cats. Kim enjoys traveling, going to the gym, and working in the yard in her spare time. She also volunteers at the local animal shelter and in pit bull rescue.
Natalie, Dental Hygienist
With 4 years of experience in dentistry all spent right here at Ultimate Dental, Natalie says her favorite aspect of her job is that she gets to meet someone new every day. Natalie is originally from Wyandotte and she attended Western Michigan University and the University of Detroit Mercy. She is also certified in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, and CPR. Natalie enjoys spending time with her family, including her husband and their daughter, running, doing yoga, and heading up north.
Kathy, Registered Dental Hygienist
When you see Kathy, she'll look for signs of oral diseases (such as gingivitis and periodontal disease), take X-rays, perform a dental cleaning, and discuss your overall health and diet with you to make suggestions about home care. She can also deliver antibiotic therapy, apply sealants and fluoride, and take impressions for bleaching trays. Kathy has an associate's degree in allied health from Ferris State University and almost 40 years in the dental health profession, and she's been with our practice since 2000. When she was in high school in Dearborn, she loved all the science classes and enjoyed working with clay and other creative endeavors. She brings her love of science and art to dentistry, along with her compassion and great sense of humor. She's a passionate supporter of March of Dimes, Salvation Army, and environmental causes. She has three daughters and six grandchildren, and she enjoys taking the kids to Greenfield Village and spending holidays with her family. She also loves gardening, historical movies, and food.
Jerrianne, Dental Hygienist
Jerianne has spent half of her 32 year long career at our practice, and she says the best parts of being a dental hygienist are her patients and the wonderful people she works with. Originally from Trenton, Jerrianne attended Ferris State University and is certified in local anesthesia. She is married with one son and a spoiled dog, Charlie. When she’s not at the office, Jerrianne enjoys hunting, horsepower, and volunteering with 4H. She also won first place at the Lenawee County Fair diesel truck pull in 2011 -- and she’s still excited about it!
Karrie, Dental Hygienist
Karrie has 20 years of experience in dentistry, and she says the best part of her job is getting the opportunity to educate patients on their oral health and wellness. She attended Ferris State University and is certified in anesthesia and CPR. Originally from Woodhaven, Karrie and her husband have two daughters. In her spare time Karrie enjoys boating, reading, and golfing -- she even won a cash prize at her most recent golf tournament!
Cindy, Dental Assistant
Cindy assists Dr. Hadad with dental procedures, making it easier for the patient and more efficient for Dr. Hadad. She's been in the dental field for over 30 years, and she joined Ultimate Dental in 2000. According to Cindy, dental assisting is a perfect fit for her, allowing her to make patients feel more relaxed and comfortable in a place where some people are usually anxious. She finds this aspect of her job very rewarding. The team at Ultimate Dental has been together for a long time, and Cindy has enjoyed developing friendships with everyone. She also enjoys the relationships she's built with patients over the years. Cindy is an active member at First United Methodist Church of Wyandotte. She's been married for almost 30 years, has two grown children, two grandchildren, and a granddog.
Lindsey, Dental Assistant
Lindsey is one of the newer members of our dental team. She enjoys assisting Dr. Hadad chairside using the skills she acquired from the dental assisting program at Woodhaven High School. A native of Grosse Ile, Lindsey is studying to become a Dental Hygienist. As she begins her third year of college, she looks forward to completing the program and starting her career in dental hygiene. In her spare time, she loves going boating with her family and friends, riding her horses and volunteering at the Spirit of Hope Soup Kitchen through her church.
LeAnn, Dental Assistant
LeAnn has 15 years of experience in dentistry, but she always knew the dental office was the place for her -- her mom worked in dentistry, too. LeAnn is originally from Woodhaven, and she attended Davenport University. She is married with a young son. Outside of dentistry, LeAnn is a branding rep for a skincare company, and she loves to cook, help out at her family’s salon, and spend time with her husband. She says the best part of her life, though, is being a mom.