Meet the Team

Meet the Team

We're Experts in Big Smiles.

Our team is dedicated to providing you with the best dental care available. The Krengel Dental team is here to make sure that you are comfortable and well taken care of.

You can kiss dentist judgement goodbye. We can’t wait to meet you.

meet our doctors

Dr. Pound

Dr. Heidi Pound

Dr. Krengel

Dr. Roy Krengel

Dr. Desjardins

Dr. Jessica Desjardins

Dr. Hannah Weber

The Krengel Dental Team

meet our team

meet alyssa

Alyssa has worked at Krengel Dental since 2015. One of her favorite parts of her job is seeing a patient go from their initial Invisalign appointment to their last Invisalign appointment and how plastic aligners can make such a difference in someone’s smile. Alyssa loves watching The Good Doctor and All American. Her advice to someone interested in dentistry is to always be willing to learn. She says the field is always changing and improving and you have to too!

favorite books: "Own Your Everyday" and "Untamed"

meet eva

Eva has worked at Krengel Dental since 2016. Her favorite appointment type is a child’s first “happy visit” at the dentist! She loves making it a fun, positive, and memorable first dental experience for every child that comes in. Eva’s favorite book is Where The Crawdad’s Sing. Her favorite tv show is House Hunters. She encourages people interested in the dental field not to be intimidated to learn something new! She thinks dentistry can be life changing for so many.

favorite takeout: Pizza from Boludo or Vietnamese from Quang

Eva

meet taylor

Taylor started working at Krengel Dental in 2019. Her favorite part of any appointment is seeing patients, new or existing! She believes it is so important that patients leave feeling like they are in good hands and can trust that she will provide them with the best possible care. Her goal is to help patients feel confident because a smile is the best thing you can wear.

favorite show: Impractical Jokers

meet michelle

Michelle started working at Krengel Dental in 2020. She also loves being a part of a child’s first dental experience; but she also enjoys walking the ‘dental journey’ with people who are just beginning to learn about the importance of their oral health. She finds pride in providing personalized care and a positive experience. Michelle thinks if you have a passion for helping people, everything else will fall into place.

favorite food: “You don’t know a true taco until you try Taco Taxi.”

Michelle
Letisha

meet letisha

Letisha started working at Krengel Dental in 2021. Her favorite thing about being a hygienist is building and gaining trust from patients who suffer from dental anxiety. If she had to pick her favorite show to watch, she couldn’t! The battle is between Grey’s Anatomy and Friends, forever. She believes when joining the dental field if you have good intentions you’ll have great results!

favorite restaurant: Tacos from Órale

meet elaine

Elaine has worked at Krengel Dental since 2016. Her favorite procedure to be a part of is anything surgery related! Extractions, implants, fixed hybrid denture, to name a few. She has many favorite take out spots including, Hoban Korean Restaurant, Lu’s Sandwich, Chipotle and the list goes on. She thinks being a dental assistant is amazing because you get to help people get through the fear of going to the dentist. You get to see the great results the patients achieve and how happy they are at the end of their visit.

favorite show: Lover of all game shows. Wheel of Fortune, Family Feud, Price is Right, you get the gist

Elaine

meet kelley

Kelley has worked at Krengel Dental since 2018. Her favorite project and procedure at work is transforming a smile through cosmetic dentistry. She loves working with Invisalign and getting to see the before and after progress. Kelley believes the dental field is very rewarding. She loves being able to transform a person’s life and help them build up their confidence.

favorite show: Don’t make her choose between Grey’s Anatomy, Gilmore Girls, or The Office. Cause she can’t!

meet melissa

Melissa has worked at Krengel Dental since 2020. She has been in the field for over 20 years. Her favorite task as a dental assistant is wrapping instruments and cassettes prior to sterilization. Her favorite procedure is opening and draining an infection. She thinks it is cool to see and wants to help people get out of pain. She loves documentaries or anything on HGTV. Melissa thinks if you love people and working with your hands, dentistry is the perfect fit.

favorite takeout: rotisserie chicken is a staple in her house

Melissa
Nicki

meet nicki

Nicki has worked at Krengel Dental since 2017. She is the Office Manager here at KD. She loves the variety of her job, helping the staff excel in their jobs, and planning the future of Krengel Dental with Dr. Krengel. Nicki can rewatch Friends and The Office over and over again and still laugh every time.

fun fact: She was a Criminal Justice major and loves reading true crime books

meet keira

Keira has worked at Krengel Dental since 2018. She is one of the first people you will see when you step through the doors. She loves working in the dental field because there is so much variety, you get to meet new people, and you feel like you are truly making a difference.

favorite book: "fried green tomatoes"

Keira
Stacy

meet stacy

Stacy has worked at Krengel Dental since 2019. She is one of the first faces you will see when you enter the office. She loves to help patients and thinks this work is very fulfilling.

favorite takeout: Vietnamese from Kimson Bloomington

meet Vanessa

Vanessa started working at Krengel Dental in 2021. Her favorite part of her job is making patients smile and helping ease dental anxiety for their appointment. She also loves getting to know her patients and making sure they know we genuinely care about their well-being outside of the office.

Vanessa says if you are a people person you will love the dental industry!

Her favorite books are usually from the self help genre because she is always looking to grow and improve herself. She isn’t a big TV watcher but when she does it is usually a Netflix or Amazon Prime movie. 

favorite Takeout: Sawatdee

Vanessa

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