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Meet The Team

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.                                                                                                     

 

Fay Gyapong Porter, D.M.D


Dr. Fay Gyapong Porter is our general practice dentist. Dr. Fay, as some fondly address her, is originally from Brooklyn New York. She has attended Packer Collegiate Institute in Brooklyn Heights N.Y., Pioneer Valley Academy, a boarding school in Massachusetts; Loma Linda University in California & Oregon Health Sciences University School Of Dentistry. She is of Jamaican/Cuban & Ghanaian descent, has three daughters and Craig is her loving life partner. Her hobbies include, painting, glass art, walks, reading, people and all things equine.

Dr. Fay enjoys pursuing further education in dentistry and has been an Associate Professor with Oregon Health & Sciences University with the Practice Based Research Program. She has been a Dental Preceptor under OHSU’s iCHEE (interdisciplinary Community Health and Education Exchange) program, volunteering for Medical Teams International on their Mobile Dental Van, has volunteered for the “Canby Cares Health Fair”, Donated Dental Service and Mission Of Mercy  are among the projects that she has enjoyed. The Sycamore Lane Therapeutic Riding Center is another orgainization which is very important to Dr. Fay.  Anyone who has an interest is helping the disabled experience equine therapy should visit www.sycamorelane.org in order to find out more about the organization as well as possible volunteering opportunities.


Shakiba , RDH


Shakiba is our Registered Dental Hygienist. She is very kind, conscientious and earnest about dental health. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. She attended the Dental Hygiene Program at Portland Community College in 2007 and graduated in 2009. Helping people is her passion. She is dedicated to promoting good oral hygiene, and outstanding patient care. She likes to spend her free time with her family and friends. She also likes reading and traveling the world.