We take pride in caring for the entire family from toddlers to grandparents. Our team strives to make your visit as comfortable as possible and help you leave with a smile on your face.
Born and raised in Wenatchee, Dr. Mills loves the weather of Eastern Washington. Especially the hot summers. Dr. Steve completed his undergraduate studies and Dental School in Seattle at the University of Washington. Married in 1977, he and Richelle have two sons, a daughter-in-law and three grandchildren. Dr. Steve loves playing on the water in Coeur d’Alene and the Pacific Ocean, as well as watching Turner Classic Movies or selections from his 2,000+ movie library and of course spending time with the family. Especially the grandkids!
Our Valuable Team Members
You will find Shannon at the front desk most days. She will help you with scheduling and insurance questions, as well as making sure all of your questions are answered and you have a great experience! When not at the office, Shannon enjoys spending time with her family, as well as watching all kinds of sports, scrapbooking and crafts.
Born in Montana, Richelle moved with her large family (6 younger siblings) to Wenatchee in 8th grade. She graduated from Washington State University with a BS in nursing. After marrying in 1977, Steve and Richelle are proof that Huskies and Cougars can get along! She took a sabbatical from her Hospice nursing career to be a homeschooler to their sons through most of elementary school, then returned to nursing in the dental office as the resident RN. She loves spending time with family, Yoga and Barre classes and teaching the grand-kids the thrill of gardening, yard sales and bible verse memorization.
Stephanie is our wonderful Dental Assistant. She has been working with Dr. Mills for 33 years and they are quite a team! She helps with any work you need done! She enjoys spending time with her husband and their kitties, fixing things and taking care of her friends and family. She is a joy to everyone she comes in contact with.
Michelle joined our team in 2018 as our second assistant. She is responsible for kids cleanings, emergency patients and works chair side with Dr. Mills. All of this while she is also helping the Hygienists and generally keeps everything on the clinical side running smoothly! She enjoys hiking, walking her dogs, crafting and volunteering for animal rescues. Most importantly, she loves spending time with her precious granddaughter!
Lynda officially joined our staff in 2015 after filling in for us for 1 year and works with us on Monday and Tuesday. She received her Dental Hygiene degree from Eastern Washington University. This is her second career, having been an Accountant for several years. In her spare time she enjoys doing activities in nature, watching sports and spending time with family.
Alicia joined our team in 2018 and works with us on Mondays. She received her Dental Hygiene degree from Eastern Washington University. She enjoys playing in the outdoors with her husband and daughter, yoga, reading and sewing.
Mary joined our team in 2018 and works with us Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. She received her Dental Hygiene degree from Eastern Washington University. This is her second career after being an Elementary Teacher. She enjoys spending time with her husband and step-kids, hiking, lifting weights, running marathons and arts and crafts.