Meet Our Team

Our exceptional, friendly team is our greatest asset. Our dental assistants and hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on staying on the cutting edge of dentistry and patient communication. They are excited about what they are doing, have high standards of quality and integrity, and are motivated to achieve the best results for our family of patients.

Our dedicated and motivated team has one primary goal—your utmost comfort! We feel it’s important that you understand the treatment that you’ll be receiving so that you can relax during the procedure. Our team is eager to answer any questions regarding your dental care. Please feel free to share with us your needs and concerns.


Treatment Coordinator

Reya has worked within the medical field for over six years but found her passion for dental a little over three years ago! She has a passion for people and for making them smile like they never thought they could. Reya has been working in the dental field since 2015  and she’s looking forward to being around in the many years to come. When she’s not enjoying her time working with patients, she’s spending time with her boyfriend and their four feline fur-babies. She also enjoys travelling, working on her artistic side and strumming away on her ukulele.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Katie has been practicing as a Missouri licensed Registered Dental Hygienist since 2013. She loves being a hygienist and is dedicated to quality patient care. Katie is thrilled to have the opportunity to provide the best care for our patients. Katie has been married to her husband, John, since September 2008. They are proud parents of two beautiful children, Elias and Norah. Besides spending time with her children, Katie enjoys spending time outdoors walking and hiking.


Dental Assistant

Jen has been with the practice since early 2020. Jen graduated from dental assistant school in 2013. She enjoys hanging out with her family and friends. Her son, Carter, is her all-time favorite person to hang out with. They love being outside, going to sporting events, fishing, four-wheeler riding and traveling.   


Sterilization Tech

Porche has always had an itch for helping others. From training new hires to work safely to having to make sure hospitals and other large companies are operating at their very best; she's always shown a helping hand. As she gets closer to her graduation in the field of dental hygiene Porche has slowly been working her way into the field to ensure she can provide the best experience for her patients.  In her free time she enjoys being with her family and any outdoor activities. She can't wait to meet you!   


Registered Dental Hygienist

Ashley has been a Missouri Registered Dental Hygienist since 2016, when she graduated from the University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Dentistry. She is a St. Louis native who grew up in West County. She is dedicated to giving her patients outstanding care, as well as making them as comfortable as possible during their visits. She and her husband have been together for 9 years, and married in 2017. They have two cats and one dog. Ashley also enjoys music, art, and sci-fi movies and television. 


Office Manger

Cierra has had a varied managerial background in healthcare for over 10 years. She is happy to have found her way back to dental! Cierra has always had a passion for helping people and growing teams. Cierra has been married to her husband, Michael, since 2014 and they are proud parents to two beautiful children and two energetic fur babies.  She loves to spend time with her family, especially outdoors


Appointment Coordinator

Ashlyn is a half-time college student at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville studying business administration in hopes to go into management after graduation in 2-3 years' time. Ashlyn previously worked at a large-scale pediatric dentist and dental surgery center in Brentwood for 2 and a half years before joining our team. In her free time, she loves to cook and eat, work out, and spend down time at home with her cat, Felli, and long time boyfriend, Carter, who is studying dentistry.

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Lisa J. McDonald, DMD & Associates
General & Cosmetic Dentistry
Dental Health and Wellness For All!

University City Dentist, Dr. Lisa McDonald is dedicated to cosmetic dentistry such as Exams, Teeth Whitening, Veneers and more. We are looking forward to your visit to our University City, Missouri dental office.

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