Meet Our Team

Dr. Ross Hart

Dr. Hart graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in 2013.  He maintains membership in the American Dental Association and Oregon Dental Association, and pursues extensive post-graduate education in order to allow him to provide the best and widest range of care.  He focuses on listening to and working with patients, to create a team approach and help each patient achieve his or her own personal goals for dental and overall health.

Dr. Hart lives in Portland with his wife and their two dogs, and outside of work enjoys hiking – often on the Wildwood Trail and elsewhere in Forest Park!

Averi, Front Desk Coordinator

Averi operates our front desk and works to help patients with scheduling, maximizing your insurance benefits, and helping to answer any other questions you may have. She began her dental career in 2016 in Yakima, Washington where she acquired a love for dentistry and patient care that really makes an impact – “I love meeting and interacting with patients and I am thrilled for the opportunity to share how Dr. Hart and the team can improve your dental health.”

Away from the practice, Averi enjoys exploring the Portland area and spending time with family and friends outdoors.

Shawna, Dental Assistant

Shawna was born and raised in Oregon and has worked as an expanded functions dental assistant for over three years in the Portland area.  She loves helping to teach patients about their current dental health and also how to avoid future problems through proper home care.  She has experience as a chairside assistant in a wide variety of dental settings and is enthusiastic about helping patients with all aspects of their treatment.

Outside of work Shawna enjoys reading, music, and exploring the Pacific Northwest with her fiancé and their two Siberian huskies.