About Our Staff

Our highly competent staff have been selected with our patients in mind. As you can see in each member's bio, they bring a wealth of knowledge to the practice. In addition, they all are compassionate and help provide our comfortable and relaxed environment. Each member of the staff treats their patients as if they were family. We hope you take the time to get to know each of these wonderful people!

Lisa - Hygienist

Lisa joined our team in the spring of 2011, bringing 25 years of dental hygiene and assisting experience to our office. Many of these years were spent in the field of periodontics, specializing in the care and maintenance of gum disease.  Lisa received her hygiene degree from West Los Angeles College/UCLA.  She and her family moved to Spokane in the summer of 2001 and enjoy all that Spokane has to offer.  

Carrie - Hygienist

Carrie is the newest member of the team, joining Dr. Yarbro's staff in 2015. She brought 23 years of hygiene experience to the office, after graduating with her Bachelor's degree from EWU's hygiene program. She and her husband, Michael, have been married for over 25 years and have two daughters both in college. She enjoys boating, fitness classes, cycling, reading books and quilting.

Kathleen - Office Manager

Kathleen has been working for Dr. Yarbro as the office bookkeeper since he first opened his practice.  Since then, she has taken on additional part-time duties with billing, insurance, and office management.  She brings a diversified balance to the office with prior experience in nursing management.  She enjoys all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer with her husband and three young children.

Vanessa - Dental Assistant

Vanessa started in our office as an intern with Apollo College (now Carrington College). After some experience in another dental office, she has been with our office since the beginning of 2009.   She is adventuresome outside the office, where she enjoys traveling and photography. She also enjoys going to movies with family and friends. She has a kind and gentle spirit, which fits well with our whole office.

Chrissy - Benefits Coordinator

Chrissy joined Dr. Yarbro's team in the summer of 2012, bringing five years of front desk coordinating experience with her.  She enjoys greeting our patients and is understanding to their needs. She is a wizard at figuring out difficult insurance and scheduling situations. When away from work, she enjoys reading, projects around the house, fishing, boating, ATV riding, being outdoors and antiquing.

"Everyone there is welcoming and warm and extremely pleasant to be around."

- S.H.


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Contact Details

Telephone: 509-468-0200
Email: yarbrodds@gmail.com
Website: www.dryarbro.com

10208 N. Division St.
Ste. 108
Spokane, WA