Meet Our Team

We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.

Joseph Kelly, DMD

 

Dr. Joseph Kelly is from our area, growing up in Vancouver, Washington where he graduated from the Vancouver School of Arts and Academics. After completing his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University, he then pursued his dental degree from Oregon Health Sciences University. Immediately afterwards, Dr. Kelly was commissioned as a Captain in the United States Air Force and moved to Clovis, NM. While there he had the privilege of providing dental care to the Airmen of the 27th Special Operations Wing at Cannon Air Force Base. After several years of service to his country, he decided to return to the beautiful Northwest and join the great team at Riverside Dentistry. Dr. Kelly maintains the progress of his military career through the Reserve unit at McChord Air Force Base.

Dr. Kelly has a passion for providing comprehensive dental care, including restorative, oral surgery, endodontics and aesthetic dentistry. His top priority is to provide personable, compassionate, and attentive care.   

Dr. Joseph Kelly has a passion for music as he has played the violin since age 5. He maintains an active life participating in volleyball, tennis, running, and swimming. Dr. Kelly is fluent in the Spanish language and enjoys the opportunity to utilize it with those he serves.  

 

 Holli

Receptionist/Patient Care Coordinator

Welcome to our practice! I am one of  the friendly faces at the front desk. I am happy to answer your questions, plan for appointments, help resolve concerns and make your visits positive. It is important to me that each of you enjoy a feeling of ease and confidence in our office. I staretd as a dental assistant in 2012.  I have been with Riverside Dental since 2017. I appreciate how positive the environment is here. We all work extremely well together to provide the best service for you. Our staff is very warm and inviting. I love the positive energy felt by everyone and I really appreciate the attentive care our doctors and team strive to provide. 

I am recently married to my high school sweetheart. I have two cats and a dog.  I am a huge Disney fanatic!

 

 Marikka

Receptionist/Patient Care Coordinator

I enjoy helping patients schedule their appointments and answer any questions they may have about their insurance or treatment. I love meeting new patients and getting to know them better.

When I'm not at work, I volunteer for my church. I love travelling, being outside, going on hikes, and hanging out by the water with family and friends. I'm a huge fan of college football... Go Huskies!!

 

 Janet

Office Manager

I assist patients in coordinating treatment plans and scheduling in order to help patients make the most of their insurance benefits.My background is in customer service management.  Working with people, seeing beautiful smiles, sharing stories, and making connections and friendships are just a few of the reasons I love my job! I love coming to work each day because I know I will be greeted with kindness, compassion, and warmth from my team members. This includes Dr. Hough, whose wonderful laugh can often be heard throughout the office.

At home, my husband of 34 years and I have two married children and two beautiful granddaughters. I am a very happy person who enjoys being silly, gardening, koi fish, playing fantasy football, and spending time with my family.

 

Amy

Registered Dental Assistant

I love working with our patients and assisting Drs. Hough and Kelly with a wide variety of their procedures. It’s so much fun to see our patients’ smiles transform! Our dedicated and experienced staff has made a commitment to give our patients the respect and care that they deserve. Our patients are our extended family and I am grateful for the opportunity to help provide service for all of their dental health needs.

I enjoy being a mother to my two boys. My family loves to travel, and we spend many long weekends at the Oregon Dunes. I love the east coast beaches and travel back whenever I can!

 

 Cindy

Registered Dental Assistant

I have been a dental assistant since 1984. I joined Riverside in 2016. I love establishing rapport with the patients, advising them and educating them about their dental health.
In my free time, I enjoy watching my two children playing sports at Camas High. My husband is a pilot, which allows our family to travel when we are free to do so. I play tennis at a local club, and in local USTA tennis matches.

 

 Nicole

Registered Dental Assistant

I have been a registered dental assistant for 21 years.I joined Dr Hough and her amazing team in March of 2017. The office has a very positive energy that makes everyone feel at ease. I have a strong passion for people and nothing is more gratifying than putting a smile on a patients face.
In my  free time I enjoy wine tasting and spending time with my family. 

 

Traci

Registered Dental Assistant

I have been a dental assistant for 10 years. I am the newest member of Riverside Dental however I have lived my entire life in the Camas/Washougal area.  My favorite part of dentistry is the patients and the relationships I have made with them during the years. I am touched by thier trust and confidence they have in us. I like working at Riverside Dental because we are a team with great chemistry. Everyone enjoys working in dentistry with Dr Hough and Dr Kelly and we all enjoy life and its many blessings..

I have a wonderful husband and two boys which I enjoy spending time with. I also enjoy baking, singing, and sports.

Tom

Registered Dental Hygienist

I have been a hygienist for 16 years. I like to get to know people and help them to better understand how to maintain their oral health. I am also a musician and sound technician at our local church. I have a wife of 26 years and two wonderful kids.

 

Dana

Registered Dental Hygienist

I was born and raised in the Camas/Washougal area. I graduated from Washougal High School in 2010. I graduated from WSUV in 2013, and went straight into hygiene school at Clark. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my husband and baby son and my dog Rugger. I love playing soccer, and I play weekly at the indoor arena. I love working as a dental hygienist and I am looking forward to spending many years helping patients achieve their oral health goals!

 Megan

Registered Dental Hygienist

 

 

 Meghann

Registered Dental Hygienist

It is my goal to help our patients achieve a perfect state of dental health by providing gentle cleanings, periodontal therapy, and preventive care. Working one-on-one with patients, educating them on the importance of oral health, and seeing their improvements are just a few of the reasons I love my job. Watching as our patients grow and change over the years is such a joy, and one of the great benefits of working in dentistry.