Meet Our Orthodontists

Dr. Jensen, the orthodontist at Smile Ranch Orthodontics.

Alan C. Jensen, DDS MS

Dr. Alan C. Jensen earned his dental degree from the University of Oklahoma and his Masters 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 Orthodontics 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 also enjoys golf, wakeboarding, skiing and all other outdoor activities.



A portrait of Dr. Anderson, one of the orthodontists at Smile Ranch.

Dr. Douglas Anderson

Dr. Anderson went to dental school at Baylor University in Dallas. Then, he earned his master’s degree in craniofacial biology/orthodontics at Baylor. Dr. Anderson has been part of the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, Utah Association of Orthodontists, the Utah Dental Society, the Rocky Mountain Society of Orthodontists, and the Northern Utah Orthodontic Study Group. Dr. Anderson and his wife Lorraine reside in South Jordan and have four children, two sons-in law, and four beautiful grandchildren. Family hobbies include enjoying the mountains on ATVs, having friends over for a swim and some great BBQ, attending concerts and plays, and traveling all over the world. Dr. Anderson enjoys woodworking and has done some beautiful projects in their home and yard.


Meet the Team




Treatment Coordinator
Shauna has been working for Dr. Jensen for 21 Years. Shauna and her husband Troy have 2 daughters and 1 son who are the joy and light of their lives. In Shauna’s spare time, she is the Drill team mother for Riverton High School, wedding planner extraordinaire & also loves to garden, craft, shop and spend time with her friends and family.


Financial Coordinator
Sharon has been working with Dr. Jensen for 12 years. Sharon has 2 daughters and 4 grandchildren that are the light of her life. When Sharon is not working, she loves going to Wendover or relaxing on a lake, fishing in her boat.


Scheduling Coordinator
You will see Mandi at the front desk, right as you come in. She always has a smile to greet our patients with. Mandi and her husband are the proud parents of three beautiful children. Her children are still young and keep her very busy. We are glad to have her as part of the team.


Front Desk/Records
Abbi has been working with Dr. Jensen for 1 year. Abbi is our records & Invisalign specialist. She loves spending time with her family and boyfriend McClain. Abbi loves children and dogs. Before she came to work at The Smile Ranch, she had her own dog walking service.


Front desk
LaDawn has been working for Dr. Jensen for only a few months but before she started working for us, she was one of our amazing patients.  LaDawn has a 9 year old son and a 6 year old daughter.  LaDawn loves to travel, run, work out and spend time with her sweet children.  One of LaDawn’s favorite workout activities is jumping rope for over an hour! Wow!!!


Front Desk/Assistant
Meghan has been working with Dr. Jensen for 9 years. Meghan & her husband Mike have 3 adorable children. Meghan loves to sing pop music to her patients. If you are lucky enough to have her work on you, be prepared to have her serenade you with a Justin Bieber or Taylor Swift song.


Alli has been working with Dr. Jensen for 2 years. Alli and her husband Jared are newly weds! Alli loves orthodontics and is dedicated to her patients. She is a health & fitness buff and never misses a workout! If you are willing, she would love to engage in an arm wrestle competition with you.


Anaka has been working with Dr. Jensen for 16 years. Anaka is a people person and is very involved with her church and community. She loves to do service for others. Anaka has 2 sisters & 4 nieces who live in Texas. She loves getting her nails done & if you ever need a piece of chocolate or just a little treat, Anaka probably has one that she would share with you.


Laurie completed a three-month dental assisting externship with Dr Anderson and liked it so much she joined his team in 2010. Laurie loves decorating her home, especially for Halloween and Christmas, and spending time with her two sons and daughter. She enjoys cooking and baking for friends and family. Her favorite colors are hot pink and purple and her favorite food is popcorn!


Melissa has been working with Dr. Jensen for 19 years. Melissa has 2 amazing men in her life, her husband Justin, son Aaron and 2 step children, Hannah & Jonah. Melissa loves to cook and is a music trivia expert.


Nicole has been working for Dr. Jensen for only a few months. Nicole and her husband Mane have one son and another baby on the way! Nicole is a health and fitness fanatic. She and her husband own a crossfit gym in Millcreek.


Shannon has been working with Dr. Jensen for 10 years. Shannon and her husband Jason have one beautiful daughter. Shannon and her family love the outdoors and spend a lot of time camping, boating, four wheeling and gardening. In the summer Shannon sells her fresh garden produce at the farmers market.


Arianne started working with Dr. Jensen 14 years ago. After taking 8 years off to raise her 4 beautiful children, Arianne is back working as our Utah County Office Liaison. Arianne and her husband Ryan enjoy running and are very involved with their children and their activities.


Marketing and Social Media
Kandice has worked in various areas of the dental and orthodontic field for more than 20 years. She keeps busy with her husband and their four boys – even their dog is a boy, so she enjoys the girl power at work. Kandice loves music, being outdoors, meeting new people, learning new things, and exploring new places. She is usually on the move!


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 entertain friends and family at her beautiful new house.

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Meet Our Team

We have been practicing for over 25 years.