Meet the Team
Lisa grew up in Plymouth and is currently an active member of the community. She joined the business staff 3 years ago and has been a long time patient of Dr. Hamerink. As the business administrator, Lisa handles: Insurance, patient recall, and customer service. She is also trained as a dental assistant. In her free time she enjoys going to movies, reading and spending time with her two daughters.
AnnaRose has been with Dr. Hamerink since she was 15 years old. She began her career as a dental assistant. In 2007, she graduated from Lansing Community College with an Associate's Degree in Dental Hygiene. The most enjoyable and rewarding aspect of her career is the relationships she cultivates with the patients. AnnaRose is friendly, outgoing and great at explaining what is required to maintain good oral hygiene. Her training includes Zoom bleaching. AnnaRose enjoys running, making scrapbooks, and playing with her dog.
Kristina Kent grew up in the Plymouth area. She aquired her dental hygiene degree from the Unversity of Michigan and has been with Hamerink Dental since 2004. In her free time Kristina enjoys working out and spending time with her family up north.
Carol is a University of Michigan graduate, earning her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene in 1979. Besides almost 30 years of clinical practice, she has been an active member of the Detroit District Dental Society holding office positions of president, treasurer and delegate to the Michigan Dental Hygiene Association. Carol also worked as a Hygiene Educator for Orapharma, a division of Johnson and Johnson. During that time, she developed a great appreciation for the role periodontal disease has with systemic health. Carol joined the practice in 2000 and mostly works on Saturdays. She is married and has two children. They enjoy golfing, traveling and relaxing at the cottage.
Since August of 2002, Dr. Hamerink has personally trained Cindy as a dental assistant. She enjoys the academic environment and interactions with her co-workers. When not in the office, Cindy is up North camping, canoeing or fishing. She is extremely knowledgeable about automobiles in general and is a classic car enthusiast. Cindy adores animals.
E.J. Crown and Bridge Laboratory
Elaine obtained an Associate's Degree in Dental Laboratory Technology from Ferris State University. In 1981, she became a certified dental technician. Since that time, Elaine has been the sole practitioner of E.J. Crown and Bridge Laboratory, an independent and in-house laboratory to provide services to the patients of Howard A. Hamerink, DDS, PC.
Stacey joined our office in September of 2009. She has been employed as a dental assistant since 1989. With her bright smile and bubbly personality, she makes our patients feel comfortable in the office. In her spare time, Stacey calls herself a "gym rat", enjoys cruising on her husband's Harley Davidson motorcycle, and is an enthusiastic supporter of the Michigan Humane Society.