Dr. Crystal Garnes – Owner and Dentist
A native of the Pacific Northwest and has lived here nearly her entire life. She is a graduate of the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology. She attended Loma Linda University. School of Dentistry and in 2002 received her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree and began practicing in Lake Stevens. She is an active member of the ADA, WSDA, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentists and the American Academy of Facial Aesthetics. Dr. Garnes works hard to stay up to date with the latest and best treatment options for our patients. In her free time she loves playing tennis and traveling.
- Advanced training in Scottsdale Center for one day CEREC crowns with CAD/CAM technology.
- Advanced training AAFE for enhancing beautiful teeth and facial muscles, as well as relieve TMJ pain with Botox and dermal fillers.
- Mentoring for INSPIRE HER Boys and Girls clubs of Snohomish County.
Dr. Tejas Mulye – Dentist
Dr. Tejas Mulye is a general dentist who aims to give quality care with the upmost attention to detail. He strongly believes education is the key to helping patients obtain optimum oral health. Dr. Mulye attended the University of the Pacific for his undergraduate studies where he was a part of the accelerated dental program. He then went on to San Francisco where he obtained his dental degree at the highly regarded University of the Pacific School of Dentistry. Upon graduating, Dr. Mulye opted to complete an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program in Othello, Washington. After working for a few years in Eastern Washington, Dr. Mulye moved to make his new home in Seattle. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Washington State Dental Association, and the King County Dental Society, and he takes a wide array of continuing education courses to provide the best treatment possible for his patients. In his spare time, he loves to frequent the gym, take road trips, and play chess.
Vicky – Office Manager
Vicky has been a team member in this office for more than 28 years in both the clinical and administrative parts of the team. Her years of experience and knowledge are very valuable and she is willing help with of all your dental needs. She has three amazing sons and 2 adorable grand daughters. Happily married to her husband for 33 years, they love to vacation in the tropics and spend time with their family.
Shawn – Scheduling Coordinator
Shawn has been in the dental field for 20 years and brings a wealth of knowledge to share with our patients. Shawn went to culinary school and enjoys cooking. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, golfing, crocheting and going to the theater.
Peggy – Registered Dental Hygienist
A graduate of Yakima Valley College in 1979 and has been with our practice for more than 30 years. She has a loyal following of patients that appreciate her wealth of knowledge and kind and caring treatment. She is a new grandmother and loves it! Her favorite things to do are golfing and traveling.
Suzie – Registered Dental Hygienist
A graduate of Lake Washington Technical College in 2007. She provides excellent care to all of her patients. In her free time she enjoys reading and spending time with her daughter and son-in-law and traveling.
Cyndi – Registered Dental Assistant
I enjoy going to the movies in my free time. I am a big Seahawks fan but I enjoy all sports. Most importantly I love to have family time going camping or on road trips with my husband and son!
Taylor – Registered Dental Assistant
Taylor grew up in Snohomish and graduated from Snohomish high school in 2011. She continued her education and graduated from Everest College with a technical degree in dental assisting in 2014. She loves meeting new people and helping patients overcome their dental fears. In her free time she enjoys being with family and her significant other. She loves photography and taking naps.
Becca – Registered Dental Assistant
Becca recently joined our team after being in orthodontics. Her caring and kind attitude helps put patients at ease. She is a graduate of WSU with a degree in Biology. She is a newlywed and got married in beautiful Hawaii! She enjoys spending time traveling and being on the water doing her favorite water sports.
Not pictured is hygienist Kimberly