Staff members at Hermanson Orthodontics have more than 80 years of combined orthodontic assisting experience. Even with this experience, the staff is dedicated to expanding their knowledge and training with continuing education seminars and forums. This additional education allows our staff to provide innovative service and to practice utilizing the latest technology. All staff members are registered dental assistants and graduates of dental assisting programs.

Pam, Scheduling Coordinator
Pam first joined our orthodontic team in 1985. She graduated from Union Whitten High School and obtained her cosmetology license before going on to earn her dental assisting certificate from MCC. Pam lives in Union and has three children, Ben, Haddie, and Mallory. Her husband Jeff is employed by Mid-Iowa Co-op. Together they enjoy attending BCLUW and Wartburg College sporting events in which Mallory and Haddie compete. Pam also enjoys walking and spending time with family and friends.
 
Bobbie, Treatment Coordinator
Bobbie graduated from BCLUW High School. She received her dental assisting certificate from MCC before joining us at Hermanson Orthodontics in 2004. Bobbie lives in Marshalltown with her husband Tim and children Tarin, Bryton, Angelie and Amaya. Tim is employed as the Assistant Plant Engineer at JBS. Bobbie and Tim enjoy going to the gym and spending time with family.
 
Cindy, Clinical Assistant/Lab Technician
Cindy graduated from Marshalltown High School and earned her dental assisting certificate from MCC. She has been a valued member of the Hermanson Orthodontics team since 1985. She and Mark live in Marshalltown with their cat Harley. Cindy has two daughters, Sidney and Maggie, and Mark works at Green Products in Conrad. Cindy enjoys motorcycling, reading and gardening.
 
Kristi, Clinical Assistant
Kristi graduated from Fort Dodge High School and earned her dental assisting certificate from Iowa Central Community College. She became an LPN and enjoyed several years in nursing before she returned to dental assisting and joined Hermanson Orthodontics in 1995. Kristi’s husband Tom is employed at Fisher Controls. She has a daughter Breanna, a son Taylor, and three step-daughters, Lindsay, Shannon, and Laura. Kristi enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, walking her chocolate lab Maddie, volunteering for Iowa River Hospice, and working out at the Community Y.
 
Piene, Clinical Assistant
Piene first joined our team in 1989 after graduating from Marshalltown High School and earning her dental assisting certificate from MCC. She and her husband Jeff live in Toledo with their children Erin and Hunter and many animals. Jeff is employed by the City of Tama. Piene enjoys sewing, crafts, gardening, and going to the lake. She also owns and manages House of Chen restaurant in Tama.
 
Myriam, Clinical Assistant
Myriam is the most recent addition to our team. She graduated from Marshalltown High School in 2009 and went on to earn her dental assisting certificate from MCC. She and her husband Mario live in Marshalltown with their daughters Danna and Sophia. Myriam speaks both English and Spanish. She loves to dance and enjoys hot and spicy foods.
 
Shawn, Administrative Support
Shawn graduated from Marshalltown High School and earned her dental assisting certificate from Marshalltown Community College. She has been a member of our team since 1980. Her husband Steve is the Materials Director for Lennox Industries. Children Ashley, Allie, Nick, Emma, and Ella keep them busy. They enjoy spending the spare time they do have on home projects, antique shopping, and relaxing at the family lake home in Wisconsin. .

 

233 North 13th Street
Marshalltown, IA 50158
641-752-6458

708 Washington Avenue
Iowa Falls, IA 50126
800-542-5024