Dr. Conway graduated from the University of Southern California School of Dentistry in 1981. He has been with Kenmore Dental since 2001.
He is a member of the Seattle Study Club and is a past president of the Northwest Dental Seminar. He has his Associate Fellow Certification from the World Clinical Laser Institute, is a graduate of Progressive Orthodontic Seminars and Obstructive Sleep Apnea University. Dr. Conway is a member of the American Acadamy of Dental Sleep Medicine.Dr. Conway enjoys all phases of general dentistry and treats his patients in a relaxed, caring and humor filled manner. It is important to him that his patients understand what treatment is needed and what can be done to prevent future problems.
Outside of the office he enjoys photography, traveling, reading, and learning about history. His community involvement has included: leadership with the Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival, Run-A-Muk, and a community theater group. He was named the 2006 TIME person of the year.
Meet Our Team
We are so excited to welcome you to Kenmore Dental! Many members of our team have worked here for several years and have a lot of experience in caring for smiles and providing excellent customer service. We look forward to showing you the same level of care when you visit Dr. Michael J. Conway, our dentist in Kenmore, Washington.
Teri has been with Kenmore Dental since 1987. Her father is Dr. Robinson who founded the practice in the 1960’s. She has spent a lifetime around the dental office starting as a dental assistant with her father and learning all the duties of the dental team. Both her mother and step mother worked around dentistry and she grew up thinking about and talking about how to care for and treat patients with dignity and professionalism.
As the office manager, she is the glue that holds the office together. With experience in dental and medical insurance billing, scheduling, and dental assisting she will help make your dental experience smooth and problem free from your first phone call until the last payment.
Outside the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband, two daughters and their dog Bentley. Teri enjoys cooking, hiking and entertaining friends and family.
Jeanne enjoys meeting new people, welcoming them to our office and making them feel at home. Jeanne has been with Kenmore Dental since 2017 and has been in the dental field since 2012. She is a graduate of Lake Washington Institute of Technology in Dental Assisting. She is experienced in a wide variety of dental procedures including crown and bridge, implants, fillings, root canals, and oral surgery. Jeanne is also experienced in dental insurance, scheduling, and billing. She is always at the ready to jump in an help anywhere she is needed. Outside of our office Jeanne loves spending time with her daughter, volunteering with community organizations, and serving families in need.
Dave is an expert dental hygienist with education from Edmonds Community College, Lake Washington Technical College and the Oregon Institute of Technology. He has completed continuing course work in myofunctional therapy, periodontal LASER therapy, periodontal health, local anesthesia, obstructive sleep apnea, and guided relaxation to help patients with dental anxiety. Dave’s interest in dentistry was inspired at an early age. His father is a dentist, his mother is a retired pathology professor in a dental hygiene school, and he has 3 siblings in the dental field. Beyond the family connection, Dave is most passionate about the healthy outcomes he helps create through providing excellent dental care to patients.
“I enjoy helping patients work through dental fears and gain control of their oral health, because the mouth is connected to the rest of the body,” said Dave. “If the mouth is unhealthy it affects the mind and physical wellbeing of a patient. When you have a healthy mouth, then you have more energy and confidence. I like being a part of that.” He has been a part of the team at Kenmore Dental since 2011. Away from our practice, Dave and his wife enjoy playing with their two children, hiking, camping and volunteering with the Boy Scouts.
Our Dental Hygienist Charel has been in the dental field since 2003 and and joined the team at Kenmore Dental in 2016. Her great experience with her childhood dental office helped her to know that she always wanted to be in the field. She was educated at Whatcom Community College, Bellingham Technical College and recieved her dental hygiene degree in 2007 from Lake Washington Technical College. Charel is an expert in patient care and dental disease prevention and is educated in periodontal disease prevention and management, local anesthesia, pain management, obstructive sleep airway, and has experience in all aspects of dentistry incuding oral surgery and orthodontics. Charel has focused much of her career on helping patients overcome dental fears and sensitivity and wants your dental experience to be a good experience.
Outside the office she enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, snowboarding, wakeboarding and spending time in the outdoors.
Our Dental Hygienist Andrea has been in the dental field since 2010, she joined the team at Kenmore Dental in 2018. Andrea has a Bachelors Degree in Dental Hygiene with minor in health science from Eastern Washington University with additional education in PerioTrack and oral myofunctional therapy. Andrea is an expert in dental hygiene care, disease prevention, periodontal therapy, and local anesthesia. She is excited to work in an office that is positive and welcoming while providing state of the art dentistry with enthusiasm. When you spend time with her in the office you will find that she loves to learn about the lives of her patients and help them improve their health with a passion for gentle professionalism. Outside the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband, three dogs, and adopted son: playing T-ball, going to children’s museums, and taking her son to preschool programs. Andrea has competed in the American Quarter Horse Circuit, and she enjoys biking, walking, painting, reading and cooking.
Kaye is an expert Dental Assistant with over 3 decades of experience. She has experience with patients of all ages and experience assisting a wide variety of with dental procedures including crown and bridge, implants, dentures and partials, fillings and root canals. Her infectious laugh and relatable personality will help make your experience at the dental office enjoyable.
Outside of the office, Kaye enjoys spending time with her husband and friends, photography, making fused glass, and whale watching. Kaye is a very active volunteer with the Woodland Park Zoo where she has spent many years working with the gorilla population. Kaye has no human children but enjoyed helping raise two infant gorillas with the Zoo and visits them regularly.
Holly has been a patient of Kenmore Dental since before she was born. After graduating from Bryman Tech and working as a nursing assistant, she joined the team as a Dental Assistant in 2004. Holly is a skilled dental assistant in all aspect of dental care including crown and bridge, implants, dentures, partials, fillings, and root canals. Her bright smile and cheerful spirit will help make your dental visit something to look forward to. She enjoys helping people to feel comfortable in the dental chair. Outside of the office Holly enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, scrapbooking, dirt biking, fishing and camping.
Ashley joined the team at Kenmore Dental in 2018 after completing training at the Dental Assistant Training Center, she has education in CPR, HIV/AIDS prevention, and obstructive sleep apnea. She been interested in dentistry since she was a little girl and always loved her dental experiences. Her commitment to life-long learning and continual hands-on training allow her to support you during your dental visit.
Her passion and commitment to health and wellness is demonstrated by losing 100 pounds while puting herself through school. Ashley loves to educate patients about oral health and wants to help you be confident with your smile. Her friendly personality and sense of humor will make your visit to our office more enjoyable.
Away from our office Ashley enjoys reading, hiking, road trips, working out at the gym and spending time with her 4 younger brothers and grandma.