Staff

 

Dr. Josh Olmstead, DDS

 

Dr. Olmstead graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry in May of 2006. Prior to that he attended Cleveland State Community College and University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, where he majored in Chemistry. He married his lovely wife, Erika, in March 2005. They have 4 beautiful children, Natalie, Ainsley, Elle, and Caleb. He and his family attend Candies Creek Baptist Church where they are very active members.

 

Lisa

Registered Dental Assistant, Front Desk Administrator, Insurance Coordinator, Office Manager

Lisa is a Registered Dental Assistant. She is our Office Manager, Insurance Coordinator, and one of our Front Desk Administrators. She also helps out when needed as one of our chairside assistants. Lisa graduated from Chattanooga College Dental Assisting Program in July 2008 and has been a member of Olmstead Dental since August 2008. She is licensed by the Tennessee Board of Dentistry with certification of dental radiography, sealants, coronal polishing, and monitoring of nitrous oxide. Lisa and her husband, Anthony, have two children, Aiden and Lydia.

 

Natalie

Registered Dental Hygienist

Natalie is one of our full time Dental Hygienists and has been a member of Olmstead Dental since October 2012. She was a Dental Assistant while she serving in the United States Navy. She furthered her dental career when she graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at Hiwassee College in 2012 with an Associates of Applied Science. Natalie is licensed by the Tennessee Board of Dentistry with certification in administration of local anesthesia and administration and monitoring of nitrous oxide.  Natalie and husband, Ken, and have two children, Anagrace and Neilan. 

 

Yelena

Registered Dental Assistant, Front Desk Administrator

Yelena is a Registered Dental Assistant. She is one of our Front Desk Administrators, but you may also see her as one of our Chairside Assistants. She has been a member of Olmstead Dental since May 2015. She is licensed by the Tennessee Board of Dentistry with certification in dental radiography and monitoring of nitrous oxide. Yelena is also bilingual. She grew up in a big Ukrainan family which helped her be fluent in English and Russian. She is more than happy to help translate if needed.   Yelena and her husband, Tim, are recently married as of April 2017.

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Brandy

Registered Dental Assistant

Brandy is a Registered Dental Assistant. She is one of our chairside assistants and has been a member of Olmstead Dental since July 2013. Brandy is licensed by the Tennessee Board of Dentistry with certification in dental radiography and monitoring of nitous oxide. Brandy and her husband, Jason,  have two children, Harrison and Madison.

 

Natalie

Registered Dental Assistant

Natalie is a Registered Aental Assistant. She is one of our chairside assistants and has been a memeber of Olmstead Dental since January 2017. She is licensed by the Tennessee Board of Dentistry with certification in dental radiography and monitoring of nitous oxide. She is an active member of Candies Creek Baptist Church and stays very involved with the youth and missions activities. Natalie is spending all her free time planning her upcoming July wedding to her fiance', Sam. 

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Keari

Registered Dental Hygienist, Registered Dental Assistant

Keari is one of our full time Dental Hygienists and has been a member of Olmstead Dental since August 2006. She started her career in the dental field in 2006 when she graduated from Chattanooga State Community College Dental Assisting Program. She later decided to continue her education in the dental field and graduated from Hiwassee College with an Associate's Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2015. She is licensed by the Tennessee Board of Dentistry to admister local anesthetics and nitrous oxide. Keari and her husband, Matt, have one son, Zane. When Keari is not in the office, you can find her on the river enjoying the sunshine and a good book.

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