Meet the Team

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All our professionals at Penny Creek Family & Cosmetic Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry. 

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our team's training, professional credentials and work experience.

Dr. Chad G. Slocum DDS

Dr. Chad G. Slocum DDS

Mill Creek, WA Dentist

Penny Creek Family & Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Chad G. Slocum graduated from the University of Washington School of Dentistry in 1998. He then continued his education by completing a one year General Practice Residency program at the University of Washington. It is here that he received advanced training in oral surgery, pediatric care, sedation and complex restorative dentistry. Dr. Slocum is passionate about dentistry and has continued his training by attending hundreds of hours of continuing education. His dedication has allowed him to study with some of the top clinicians in the country, and this has allowed him to stay at the forefront of dental technology and clinical techniques. Dr. Slocum enjoys getting to know his patients, and helping them discover the many gifts that modern dentistry has to offer.

Dr. Slocum completed his undergraduate studies at Washington State University and is a graduate of Redmond High School. He enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys, hiking, fly fishing, and skiing.

Affiliations:

  • Graduate and Fellow of the California Implant Institute
  • Surgical Instructor for the California Implant Institute 
  • Member International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • Fellow International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry
 

Dr. Sara M. Lundgaard DDS

Dr. Sara M. Lundgaard DDS

Mill Creek, WA Dentist

Penny Creek Family & Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Sara M. Lundgaard graduated from the University of Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco, CA in 1997. After dental school, she moved to the Northwest to complete a General Practice Residency Program at the University of Washington. In this program she received advanced training in pediatrics, oral surgery, sedation dentistry and complex dental cases. Prior to attending dental school, she received a Masters of Science in Pharmacology and Toxicology and worked briefly as an environmental consultant in Washington, D.C. Dr. Lundgaard has taken many continuing education courses to further her knowledge in complex restorative cases and cosmetics. She is known for being a very kind and gentle dentist. She enjoys the personal relationships she can develop with her patients and especially delights in working with children. When not at work, she spends as much time with her two young sons as possible.

 
 

Jill - Office Manager

Jill has been working in the dental field for over 30yrs. Jill knew she wanted to be in the dental field after having orthodontic treatment as a teenager. She graduated High School and went directly to dental assisting school. Jill loved and worked as a dental assistant for many years. She then transitioned to the front office. She loves the front desk where she can interact with patients and apply all of her dental knowledge.

Jill has been married to her best friend for 25 years. They have a son and two sweet dachshunds. Jill lives for the summer- Enjoying gardening, waterskiing and anything else outdoors! She survives winter by bowling, watching football and going to the gym. She is extremely excited to be working at Penny Creek for amazing Doctors and the equally wonderful supporting staff that truly cares for their patients.

 

Georgia - Hygienist

Georgia is a native Washingtonian who is happiest on a sunny, warm day.  She received her dental hygiene degree from Yakima Valley College many years ago.  She has logged hundreds of continuing education hours to improve her skills and profession.  She has a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Seattle Pacific University.  Her passions are: Family- her daughter, son and 2 grandsons, friends, fitness- dancing and hot yoga, and football.  Go Huskies and Seahawks!  She hopes to travel more in the near future.  She loves meeting new people and learning about their different cultures.  When she can’t travel, she reads.

 

Yuri - Hygienist

Yuri has been a dental hygienist both in Japan and the U.S. for more than 15 years. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington where she received advanced training in dental hygiene. She has been with Penny Creek Family & Cosmetic Dentistry since 2007. She is passionate about providing a high quality of care with the newest knowledge and technologies. She loves getting to know her patients.  She loves being able to help her patients maintain and improve their oral health and smile.  She enjoys yoga, great foods, traveling, photography, home decor, and the time with her loving golden retriever, Lana.


Caitlin - Assistant

Caitlin graduated from the Lake Washington Technical Institute's dental program in 2012. She loves every aspect of being a dental assistant. From her time spent here at Penny Creek Family & Cosmetic Dentistry she has learned so much and is so thankful to work for such great doctors. When not assisting, she loves spending time with her friends, family and her energetic dog, Abbie.