Meet the Staff
We have such a great staff and you'll see us out in the Stapleton community every Thursday having lunch and discussing the week behind us and the week ahead. Come and say hi!
Dr. Preet ClairDoctor
Dr. Preet Clair has been practicing dentistry in CO for the past 20 years. She was born and raised in Nova Scotia, Canada and attended Dalhousie University in Halifax, NS where she graduated with an advanced degree in Biology and Psychology. She attended dental school at Marquette University in Milwaukee WI. She moved to CO in 1999 after completing an advanced degree in general dentistry. Dr. Clair has been named to the 5280 Top Dentist list every year since 2009. Preet lives in Stapleton with her son Inder, he is 8, and their dog Boomer. Inder is a constant fixture around the office especially during emergency after hours appointments. Dr. Clair loves working and living in Stapleton. She donates to many fundraisers in the area and Clair Family Dentistry is proud to support the community we’ve watched grow for the past 16 years. She has been practicing in the Stapleton/Northfield area for the past 15 years and is excited to have Clair Family Dentistry in Northfield now. Dr. Clair is a foodie and loves to explore new restaurants around town. She is also a big hockey fan, so expect to see her at many Avalanche games! Her goal is to travel and visit as many countries as she can with Inder.
Tamara HutchcroftOffice Manager
Tamara Hutchcroft is our highly trained office manager. She has been with Clair Family Dentistry now for 9 years. She has over 17 years of front desk dental and 30 years of customer service and management experience. Tamara is adept at all the ins and outs of the various dental plans and is a fountain of knowledge in dealing with complicated insurance policies. Tamara was born in Hawaii but has been a CO native her whole life. She is a huge fan of the Broncos and the Avs. She also plans THE best holiday parties for our hardworking, deserving staff. She enjoys singing, karaoke, baking and cake decorating. She’s a surrogate aunt to Dr. Clair’s son Inder and sets the tone for the rest of our practice’s amazing staff.
Dana MoorePatient Coordinator
Dana Moore is our patient coordinator and another friendly, front office face! She has worked in the dental field for over 18 years and has experience in both front desk and direct patient treatment. She’s a great source of answers for the clinical staff. Dana was born and raised in Park Hill and has two wonderful children. She recently adopted a new golden doodle puppy, Nala. She is very involved in their school groups and sports activities. She and Dr. Clair are always running into each other at Target 🙂
Jazmin Rivera is our newest addition to the team. She was born in Illinois but Colorado has been her home for the last 19 years. Jazmin loves everything about teeth, she loves educating patients and helping patients reach optimum oral health. Jazmin is compassionate and caring, she will always make sure her patients are comfortable. Jazmin and her husband Luis love to travel. They spend the winters snowboarding and their summers hiking the Rockies. They are total foodies, so you may see them around exploring the wonderful restraunts Denver has to offer.
April Gould is Dr. Clair’s lead assistant. She is extremely gentle and is very helpful to the entire staff especially during a busy day. Most patients call her “the queen of the suction” and she’s an extremely down to earth soothing person. She and her husband Jason have 4 children and they are both CO born and raised. April is extremely outdoorsy, and enjoys camping, dirt biking, hunting and hiking and taking care of her kids and multiple animals. Dr. Clair loves working with her and she is truly indispensable and very personable.
Nicole Fresquez is Dr. Clair’s hygiene assistant. She went to dental assisting school right out of high school and we are very fortunate to have her on our team! If your child is in our office for a routine cleaning he or she is seeing Nicole. She is magical with the kiddos. Nicole is a new mom to Carlos Jr. and just moved into her first home with her boyfriend Carlos. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends! Dr. Clair is so proud of her work ethic and she’ll make a great hygienist one day!
Nicole Rambke has been a dental hygienist with us since 2015. She moved from Illinois and loves being in the CO sunshine. Her favorite part of being a hygienist is educating patients on oral health so if you have any questions-ask away. She has a great smile and a quick witted sense of humor so she fits in naturally with the rest of the staff. When she isn’t helping patients she likes to spend her time traveling, hanging out with friends and seeing live music with her husband Drake.
Sharon Rojas has been a dental hygienist for the past 32 years. She loves her profession to this day and is a consummate practitioner. When she’s not working imparting her vast knowledge of dental care,she’s around her love ones. She was born and raised in CO and has two wonderful daughters. Sharon is a proud new grandmother to a beautiful granddaughter that lives in California. She tries to to visit as often as she can. Her youngest daughter just started veterinarian school in Virginia. She also enjoys crafts, walking her dog, playing the piano and playing cards and games with the family. Patients love her attention to detail and timeliness.
Lauren Emberty has lived in Denver for the past 17 years and has been practicing dental hygiene since 2011. She is interested in all things crafty which is no surprise since she has amazing hand skills. She loves to hike, bike,and garden in the summers and snowshoe in the winters and travel whenever she gets the opportunity. Lauren has recently been training for 5k runs, and is hoping to do a marathon one day. She can be found enjoying her time with friends, family, and her dog Mia. Lauren recently got engaged to her fiance Trevor, they are planning a wedding for the fall of 2020. She’s extremely thorough and an asset to her profession. Patients love her gentle way of speaking and her natural charm.