Dr. Loren Anderson
Dr. Anderson was raised in Sunnyside, Washington and graduated from Brigham Young University. With a bachelor’s degree in Human Biology and Human Development. Following college, Dr. Anderson attended the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry, during which time he was recognized for outstanding achievement in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology and Pediatrics. Dr. Anderson and his wife, Danielle are the proud parents of seven children and reside in Kennewick. In his spare time, Dr. Anderson enjoys vacationing with his family, flying single-engine airplanes, and boating.
Dr. Melanie Lee
Dr. Lee was raised in Richland and graduated from the University of Washington. She has been practicing dentistry since 2003, when she graduated from the University of Washington School of Dentistry. Following graduation, Dr. Lee moved to Portland and thoroughly enjoyed working in a group practice among a team of dentists and dental specialists. She is strongly committed to excellence in dentistry, compassion in patient care and patient comfort, and practicing evidence-based dentistry. Dr. Lee, her husband Dae, and their two sons are excited to be back in the Tri-Cities, where the people and wonderful sense of community make it home. Outside of dentistry, she enjoys traveling, jogging, and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Ryan Zentz
Dr. Zentz was born and raised in Spokane, Washington, and he graduated from Washington State University with a degree in Zoology and an emphasis on Human Anatomy and Physiology. Dr. Zentz then attended the University of Washington School of Dentistry, where he received the Charles L. Bolender Award for academic and clinical excellence in prosthodontics. Dr. Zentz’ passion for dentistry is very personal because he was born with a cleft lip and palate, which has resulted in him receiving over 12 major surgical procedures including bone grafting, implant dentistry, surgical orthodontics, and extractions. His dream is to provide the same level of confidence and care to each patient as he was fortunate to have received from his own dental experience. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Zentz is recently married and in his spare time enjoys golf, fishing, and most activities that have to do with the outdoors.
Since relocating to the Tri-Cities, Tawnya joined Dr. Anderson’s team in 2010. She assists with patients during treatment and has been doing that for eight years. She enjoys the fast pace of dentistry and meeting new patients.Outside of work, she enjoys reading, working out, camping, and watching her kids participate in sports. From Tawnya: "Our team is very knowledgeable in all aspects of general dentistry and we are constantly learning more with continuing education."
After graduating with her bachelor’s degree from BYU, Tai focused her time on raising three children. When she decided to go back to work, Tai decided more education was the way to go. She attended and graduated from the hygiene program at CBC in 2005 and began working for Dr. Anderson in 2006. In her spare time, Tai enjoys gardening, biking, and spending time with her husband and three children. From Tai:“At Anderson Dental, our patients are our priority in every way, from the excellent dentistry we provide to making sure they are comfortable and informed about the care they receive.”
When Dr. Anderson began practice in 2004, Angela was one of the first to join the young team. She began assisting and has moved from chairside to front office. Through that experience, Angela understands all aspects of Dr. Anderson’s treatment philosophy and is a great asset, especially for people new to our office. Angela and her husband moved from the rainy side years ago and enjoy camping, hunting, and fishing with their two daughters. From Angela:“My favorite thing about Anderson Dental is how dentistry impacts our patients lives, from relieving tooth pain to improving smiles … to see our patients leave with a smile!”
|Monday:||8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Tuesday||8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Wednesday||8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Thursday||8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Friday||8:00 am - 2:00 pm|