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 Orthodonticsand 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.

“I’ve been practicing in Utah for 30+ years… Long enough to lose my hair. I attended Utah University, completed Dental school in Oklahoma, and my orthodontic residency at Baylor – I’m red through and through! I enjoy the process of watching patients start and finish their treatment- I’ve been told I straighten not only teeth but minds too. I am the proud father to 3 doctors and have 9 grandchildren that are even better!”

 

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

 

Shauna

Treatment Coordinator
“I’ve been treatment coordinating with Dr. J for over 27 years, but who’s counting? My husband and I have grown 3 children that I’m very proud of and one adorable fur baby. I tend to be the go-to for planning and parties- my weekends are busy. As a family, we love four-wheeling and being outdoors.”

Sharon

Financial Coordinator
“I’ve been with Dr. J for over 17 years. I have two grown daughters and 4 beautiful grandkids. Who knew I could love being a Grandma this much?! If I’m not working you’ll find me bobbing at my favorite lake.”

Mandi

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.

Meghan

Front Desk/Assistant
“Hello! I’ve been with Dr. J for over a decade. I’ve been married for 16 years with 3 kids- they keep us busy with football, horses, and life. I love music, camping, and laughing. I have been told more than once to be quiet in this office- always with love!”

Alli

Assistant
“I’ve been an assistant for Dr. J for 7 years. I enjoy running, having completed my first marathon in 2021! I’ve been married for 8 years, with one adorable furr baby Grizz. As a family, we love hiking, camping, and shed hunting.”

Anaka (Annie)

Assistant
“I’ve worked for Dr. J for over 21 years. I’m married with two boys, As a family, we enjoy our time together watching movies and enjoying good Mexican food. I love getting my nails done and all things fall. The changing leaves are my favorite!”

Nicole

Assistant
“I’ve been with Dr. J for over 6 years. I have three beautiful boys, they are just entering the sporting world! We love to travel and I love cross fit. Having completed in multiple alethetic tournaments.”

Shannon

Assistant
“I’ve been assisting Dr. J for over 15 years. I’m married with one beautiful daughter. As a family, we love camping and off-roading. As my daughter has gotten older we are loving traveling and look forward to many more adventures.”

Krissi

Marketing
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 to entertain friends and family at her beautiful new house.

McCall

“I’ve been in the dental world for 5 years and 1 of those with Dr. J. I enjoy skiing, hiking, biking, climbing, and playing pickleball. Basically anything outdoors! I enjoy my downtime with my two pups.”

Kylee

“I’ve known Dr. J forever! He did my braces. Once I graduated I started with Dr. J and have loved it since. I recently got married and we have two fur babies. My husband is going to school and we love being newlyweds. I love all animals and being outside.”

Brinley

“I’m the youngest at Smile Ranch, having worked with Dr. J for 2 years now! When I’m not working I enjoy running, hiking, working out, and spending time with my family. I love traveling with friends and family. I love a good prank- if you hear a scream I was probably in on it.”

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Meet Our Team

We have been practicing for over 25 years.