Meet Beaverton Portland Dentist

Meet the Summit Dental Team

Brad Hagedorn Summit Dental

Brad Hagedorn, DMD

Dr. Hagedorn’s passion is delivering exceptional dentistry, while making connections with patients and helping them feel comfortable.  He is a genuinely friendly person and a talented healthcare professional.

Dr. Hagedorn has a special interest in preventative care and the connection between dental health and overall wellness.  He focuses on treating the cause of the problems patients may bemar having in the gentlest way possible.  His ultimate goal is to help patients easily achieve a healthy, beautiful smile that lasts a lifetime.

After graduating from Oregon State, Dr. Hagedorn completed his dental degree at Oregon Health Sciences University School of Dentistry.

While at OHSU he:

  • Served as a student-instructor
  • Investigated advanced dental techniques through honors classes
  • Participated in clinical research and design with CAD/CAM porcelain restorations and was the first student in the history of OHSU to place a CEREC crown

Dr. Hagedorn is a member of:

  • American Dental Association
  • Oregon Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Academy of RV Tucker Study Clubs
  • Washington County Dental Society

He has specialized training in advanced treatments including:

  • CEREC Single-Visit Ceramic Restorations
  • Invisalign
  • Six Month Smiles

He and his wife Jessica, an elementary school teacher, enjoy spending time with family and friends.  They also love being outdoors hiking, camping, and fishing. Brad and Jessica have two young sons who keep them both very busy at home!

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Office Manager – Pam

Pam has been in the dental business for 37 years and we are fortunate to have such an expert on our team. She started as a dental assistant and eventually moved to the front office. Pam enjoys the daily interactions with all the patients that have also become friends. She has been on 3 different Dental mission trips to Brazil, Indonesia, and Honduras providing dental care for the local people in those communities.

She and her husband have been married for 34 years and have 2 grown sons. They enjoy visiting them and spending time with their grandkids. She even has a third grandbaby on the way! So needless to say, she is on the go often.

Front Desk Receptionist – Alex

As a current student who aspires to be a dental hygienist, Alex is always eager to learn and enjoys working at Summit Dental! She loves helping patients maintain a beautiful smile that they can feel confident about.

Alex is originally from New Hampshire, but considers herself an Oregonian at heart. Her passion for animals has kept her as an active volunteer of an equine rescue where she helps horses find their forever homes! In her free time, she loves hiking, working with her horses, and spending time with her family. One of her favorite things to do is go on adventures with her son, husband, and two Miniature Pinschers.

Hygienist – Natalie

Natalie’s soft touch keeps patients in complete comfort while she gives them a clean, healthy smile.  She has been with the office for 14 years.  Her favorite part about her job is interacting with the patients here at Summit Dental.

Natalie received her B.S. in Dental Hygiene from OHSU.

Natalie likes to spend her free time walking with her friends and reading.  She and her husband also enjoy traveling together.

Hygienist – Kathy

Kathy has been with the office for over 26 years and patients adore her gentle style!  In fact, she started seeing some of our patients when they were just kids and now she sees their kids too!

Kathy received a B.S. in Psychology from Pacific University and her B.S. in Dental Hygiene from OHSU.

She and her husband have three grown sons and they love spending time at the beach and walking their dog. Kathy always has a book she is reading and loves to exercise. She also volunteers at St. Vincent Medical Center and works in Beaverton Schools two days a week.

Hygienist – Casey

You may recognize our Dental Hygienist, Casey, as she is Dr Layne’s daughter! She grew up working in the office, and is excited to continue to work for Dr. Hagedorn as part of his exceptional team.

She received her bachelor’s degree from Oregon State University in 2008, and in 2011 she completed her associate degree in Dental Hygiene at Mt. Hood Community College. With a passion for health and a love for people, her goal is to make your appointment both comfortable and pleasant.

Recently, she has been enjoying her role as a mom to daughter Nell and son Levi. She and her husband love to travel, and hope to continue seeing the world as their family grows!

Hygienist – Kelsey

Kelsey grew up in Tualatin. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Pacific Lutheran University in 2007 then went on to pursue Dental Hygiene at Carrington College receiving her associates in Dental Hygiene in 2013. She loves providing quality care and educating patients through connecting with each patient.

Kelsey and her husband enjoy going to Cannon Beach and Central Oregon with their golden retriever, exploring the Portland Metro area, and wine tasting locally. Kelsey loves being creative with projects from crafts or repurposing items for their home in Sherwood, shopping (home decor, shoes and jewelry), and spending time with friends and family.

Dental Assistant – Maria

Maria was born and raised in the Philippines and moved to Oregon 11 years ago with her family. Growing up, she has seen how hard it is for less fortunate families to get dental care which made her have a strong desire to make a difference and be in the dental field.

She graduated from Portland Community College as a Certified Dental Assistant with a degree as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant and Expanded Functions Orthodontic Dental Assistant. She loves making patients smile and educating them on how dental health is important.

In her spare time, she enjoys reading books, binge watching movies with her husband, cross
stitching, exploring the Portland Metro Area, and hiking.
 

Dental Assistant – Valeria

Valeria is an Oregon native and currently lives in Hillsboro. She chose to become a dental assistant in order to have a job to support her daughter at a young age. As she learned about and started working in the field, she became intrigued and passionate about all dentistry had to offer.

Valeria received her certification from Concorde Career College as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant and Expanded Functions Orthodontic Assistant. She has experience in assisting in all specialties of dentistry and enjoys patient interaction the most.

Outside of assisting, Valeria spends her time adventuring with her daughter Jenna. Finding happiness in music, she also likes to attend concerts often.