Our team welcomes you to Jady Chiakowsky Orthodontics. It is our goal to make you feel comfortable and excited about your orthodontic treatment at every visit. We invite you to explore the biographies of our caring, knowledgeable, and experienced team members.
Sara – Office Manager
Sara has worked in the field of orthodontics since 2003, previously serving patients as a treatment coordinator. She has a Bachelor of Science in Geology and Master of Secondary Science in Education. She loves the patients, doctor, and staff at Jady Chiakowsky Orthodontics because everyone works so well together: “It’s like having one big family!” Sara’s planning, organization, and attention to detail help to keep things running smoothly in the office. She is the mom to a fat “tortie” cat, and she hopes to get another English mastiff dog soon. Having always loved nature and the outdoors, Sara likes to spend her spare time birding, hiking, and camping. Her other passions include cooking, reading, and glass fusing.
Samantha – Treatment Coordinator & Orthodontic Assistant
As Dr. Jady’s treatment coordinator, Samantha provides patients with the knowledge they need to become active participants in their treatment. She has worked in the dental field for 9 years and has a background in general dentistry, oral surgery, and as an expanded functions orthodontic assistant. She enjoys meeting families from all around our community and laughing everyday with the best coworkers EVER! Samantha and her partner Nathan have a daughter, Joselyn, and pet chickens: Frittata, Gingersnap, Pig, Potato, Lil’ Wanda, and Coconut. When not meeting and educating new patients, Samantha enjoys backpacking, drinking good coffee, making music with her family, leisurely bike rides, baking, visiting bakeries, relaxing in her backyard, and doing anything with Jo and Nate.
Heather – Scheduling Coordinator
Heather has never enjoyed a job more than working at Jady Chiakowsky Orthodontics! She loves meeting new people and building personal relationships with our patients and their families. She finds satisfaction in watching smiles transform and in seeing how much someone’s confidence is boosted with a great smile. Oral hygiene and dental care are extremely important to Heather, so it’s nice for her to be around like-minded people. In addition to the relationships she built with our team, she loves her little miniature pinscher, Tobi, who is the light of her life. Heather’s other interests include hiking, flying kites, swimming, and working out.
Mollie – Scheduling & Marketing Coordinator
Because she missed positive patient interactions, Mollie has recently found her way back into the field of orthodontics. She will be the first to greet you with a smile and an outgoing friendly hello. She thoroughly enjoys building real and true relationships with patients and their families and wants to make each experience a special one. Mollie is a proud Oregonian, born and raised in Eugene. She has two wonderful children, Joe and Lennon, and loves seeing them grow into good people. In Mollie’s spare time she likes seeking out the next best restaurant/café in town, entertaining, going for long country drives, and good comedy. Her favorite TV show, even after all these years, is Seinfeld.
Angela – Professional Relations Coordinator
Angela has worked in the orthodontic field for 19 years. She loves the fast-paced world of orthodontics and strives to maintain a close-working relationship with the professional dental community of Lane County. Her favorite part of orthodontic care is seeing the transformation of our patients’ smiles. When not at work, Angela loves spending time with her family and friends, paddle boarding, crafting, and refurbishing furniture. She has an amazingly supportive husband and three active kiddos: Gus, Jack, and Scout.
Jennifer – Orthodontic Assistant
Jennifer has gained valuable experience from working in the dental field for 10 years, with 7 of those years spent working with an oral surgeon. While working as an expanded functions orthodontic assistant, she enjoys making braces a fun, positive experience and adores seeing the transformation of a patient’s smile. She is a big advocate of good oral hygiene habits, and she takes the time to ensure our patients are educated on how to properly care for their smiles. In her spare time, Jennifer’s passions are drawing, painting, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.
Carly – Orthodontic Assistant
Carly has been working in the field of dental assisting since 2014. We are lucky she joined Jady Chiakowsky Orthodontics as an expanded functions orthodontic assistant after moving to Eugene from California! She loves being part of a team that is enthusiastic about helping people by creating beautiful smiles. Carly is very patient when working with the specific needs of patients, ensuring that their appointment is efficient and enjoyable. Outside of the office, Carly enjoys dirt biking, dance classes, and exploring Oregon.
Keasha – Orthodontic Assistant
Keasha joined our office as an expanded functions orthodontic assistant after graduating from Lane Community College in 2016. She loves being able to help others build confidence in their smiles. Her positivity and determination to be a helpful coworker to the best of her ability make her an amazing asset to our team! In addition to positively impacting our community, she has also performed missionary work in Mexico. Keasha’s hobbies include playing soccer, working out, exploring the west coast, and cheering on the Portland Timbers.
Andrea – Orthodontic Assistant
Andrea has over 11 years of experience as an expanded functions orthodontic assistant. She loves working at Jady Chiakowsky Orthodontics, and says “We are a great team!” She admires how everyone works together to provide quality care for our patients. Andrea herself loves getting to know patients and building relationships with them during their treatment. She has 2 little boys, Easton (4) and Porter (2), and likes to spend her free time hiking, traveling, and being with her friends and family.