Salt Lake City Braces Team
ALAN C. JENSEN, DDS, MS
Dr. Alan C. Jensen earned his dental degree from the University of Oklahoma and his Master of Science in Orthodontics degree, from Baylor University. He is a member of the Utah Dental Association, the Rocky Mountain Society of Orthodontists, the American Association of Orthodontists® and the J. Dean Roberts Society. Dr. Jensen and his family are active in community affairs. He has practiced orthodontics in Salt Lake City and surrounding areas since 1988. He is also a Utes fan and enjoys golf, wakeboarding, skiing, fishing and all other outdoor activities.
RYAN DAVIS, DDS
Dr. Ryan S Davis fulfilled his lifelong dream of becoming an orthodontist for the purpose of uplifting others through enhancing smiles. He attended dental school locally at the University of Utah, where he graduated top of his class. He then attended the nearest orthodontics program to Utah at the University of Colorado to obtain his master’s degree and certificate in orthodontics. Dr. Davis has been published in Nature journal for his contributions in salivary gland tissue engineering and is currently in the publication process for his research in orthodontics. He practiced dentistry part-time while attending orthodontic residency and is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists®, American Dental Association® and the Utah Dental Association.
SHAUNA, TREATMENT COORDINATOR
I’ve been treatment coordinating with Dr. J for over 27 years, but who’s counting? My husband and I have three grown children, who I’m very proud of, and one adorable fur baby. I tend to be the go-to for planning and parties — my weekends are busy. As a family, we love four-wheeling and being outdoors.
Krissi has been working with Dr. Jensen for 24 years! Krissi and her husband Jeff have two children that keep them happy and busy. Krissi grew up in Idaho. As a small child, Krissi had a horse that could count by tapping his foot on the ground and could also fetch his own saddle. Krissi is very creative and loves to entertain friends and family at her beautiful new house.
WHITNEY, SCHEDULING COORDINATOR
I have been with Dr. J for three years now! I absolutely love getting to know all of the families and cute faces that come in and see our team! When I am not at work, you can find me with my hubby and three kids, who are my whole world, or with a Diet Coke at T.J.Maxx!
SHARON, FINANCIAL COORDINATOR
Sharon has been with Dr. J for over 17 years. She has two grown daughters and four beautiful grandkids. “Who knew I could love being a grandma this much?!” If she’s not working, you’ll find her bobbing at her favorite lake.
Arianne, Treatment Coordinator
My role is uniquely fulfilling as I guide patients through their healthcare journey, providing personalized support and information to ensure optimal treatment outcomes and a positive experience.
McCall has been in the dental world for five years and one of those with Dr. J. She enjoys skiing, hiking, biking, climbing and playing pickleball, basically anything outdoors! She enjoys her downtime with her two pups.
ALLI, ORTHODONTIC ASSISTANT
Alli has been an assistant for Dr. J for seven years. She enjoys running, having completed her first marathon in 2021! She’s been married for eight years, with one adorable fur baby, Grizz. As a family, they love hiking, camping and shed hunting.
ANNIE, ORTHODONTIC ASSISTANT
Annie has worked for Dr. J for over 21 years. She’s married with two boys. As a family, they enjoy their time together watching movies and enjoying good Mexican food. She loves getting her nails done and all things fall. The changing leaves are her favorite!
SHANNON, ORTHODONTIC ASSISTANT
“I’ve been assisting Dr. J for over 15 years. I’m married with one beautiful daughter. As a family, we love camping and off-roading. As my daughter has gotten older, we are loving traveling and look forward to many more adventures.”
NICOLE, ORTHODONTIC ASSISTANT
Nicole has been with Dr. J for over six years. She has three beautiful boys. They are just entering the sporting world! We love to travel, and she loves cross fit. She’s competed in multiple athletic tournaments.
Kylee has known Dr. J forever! He did her braces. Once she graduated, she started with Dr. J and has loved it since. She recently got married and has two fur babies. Her husband is going to school and they love being newlyweds. She loves all animals and being outside!
Brinley is the youngest at The Smile Ranch, having worked with Dr. J for two years now! When she’s not working, she enjoys running, hiking, working out, and spending time with her family. She loves traveling with friends and family. She loves a good prank — if you hear a scream, she was probably in on it.