(877) 721-2001

417 University St. • Suite 1
Trinidad, CO 81082

Meet the Staff


Renee Whitaker

Registered Dental Hygienist

Renee’s duties include doing teeth cleanings for patients, taking X-rays and application of fluoride. Also, she is laser certified and is periodontal treatment certified. Renee started her career in the dental field in 1991. She is a Trinidad native, married and has two teenage children. Renee enjoys helping patients achieve a healthy oral environment and preserving a beautiful healthy smile! Her patients say she is very thorough and is highly attentive to detail.


Jennifer Walton

Dental Hygienist

Jennifer has Associate Degrees in both Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene. She assists Dr. Amy with new and periodic evaluations, X-rays, oral hygiene instructions and laser treatments. Jennifer started dental assisting in 1996 while attending Pueblo Community College for dental hygiene pre-requisite courses. She is married and has a son and a daughter. Jennifer likes helping patients keep a “healthy” smile. Her patients say she is pretty easy going and provides a comfortable gentle cleaning.


Ashleigh Vecellio

Certified Dental Assistant

Ashleigh is 21 and is a Certified Dental Assistant with her certification from the National School of Dental Assisting. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, hanging out, fishing, jet skiing and going to country concerts.


Shannon O’Keef

Registered Dental Assistant

Shannon recently moved to Trinidad from Texas. She has been a registered dental assistant for 2 years. She loves her position at the office, working with the patients, being part of the team a