HOW MANY OF YOU KNOW OUR amazing Dental Assistant, Alayna? We decided that it was time to spotlight her for our blog, so we asked her some questions to help you get to know her better!

Where are you originally from?

“I was originally born in Houstan, Texas, but I did most of my growing up here in Reno. I really enjoy it here.”

What made you decide that you wanted to become a dental assistant?

“I grew up with much of my family in the dental field. I always thought anything dental was intriguing.”

When you started as a dental assistant, was there something funny that happened? Do you dare tell us that story?

“When I first started as an assistant, I was learning to use an automatic impression material mixer but instead of the material coming out smooth, it ended up all over the walls, so embarrassing.”

What’s your favorite thing to do when you’re not at work?

“When I’m not at work, I enjoy playing tennis, doing crafty things, baking goodies, and traveling with my husband.”

What do you enjoy most about being a dental assistant?

“I enjoy the oppurtunity to interact with our wonderful patients. I also enjoy learning new things everyday. Especially while being in great company.”

We hope you’ve enjoyed getting to know Alayna a little better. Here at our practice we feel really fortunate to have her as a member of our awesome team.

Do YOU have a question for Alayna?

If so, please enter it in the comments section below and we’ll be sure to pass it along to her for an answer! Also, as you know, you can always send us private questions or comments on our Facebook page.

Thanks for the trust you place in us!