Dr. Maryam M Motlagh
"I have dedicated my professional life to helping patients improve, not only their smiles but their overall health, with natural, non-surgical, & bio-remodeling treatment modalities through the practice of general dentistry."
As a patient herself, and to satisfy the passion to help her own suffering patients overcome the their pain, for the past two decades Dr. Motlagh has put the focus of her practice on occlusion related ailments.
After graduation from OHSU. School of dentistry, Dr. Motlagh sought extensive training in post-doctorate institutes such as the Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Spear Institute & Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental studies.
As a Fellow of International College of Craniomandibular Orthopedics, Dr. Motlagh's passion for offering a conservative approach to treatment of TMJ disorders has lead to the research and development of Myoaligner®.
A treatment protocol that helps realign the bite and the jaw non-surgically, alleviating the majority of TMJ related pain and headaches. She enjoys collaborating with colleagues through study clubs and seminars and enjoys helping patients through practicing dentistry in Portland Oregon.
Dr. TerryLynn Tennant
"I believe collaborative, multidisciplinary and natural treatment solutions are the best way to help patients with sleep & breathing issues."
Dr. Tennant is passionate about helping her patients breath better for improved overall health. For the past 2 decades, she has put the primary focus of her practice on occlusion related Sleep Breathing Disorders. Dr. Tennant is on the Clinical Advisory Board of Vivos Therapeutics, Inc. and is helping to rid the world of sleep apnea.
Dr. Tennant works closely with specialists in both dentistry and medicine to provide patients with latest options of bio-remodeling to achieve maximally functional upper airways. In order to address the root cause of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Dr. Tennant implements a variety of treatment modalities such as the VIVOS system. By remodeling the upper jaw and the midface, she helps patients breath and swallow more efficiently. This method also balances and enhances the facial aesthetics giving patients a more youthful look.
Dr. Tenant enjoys collaborating with colleagues and bringing awareness through teaching. As a dental practice management consultant for the Pride Institute in San Francisco, she has traveled across the country where she helped create top notch dental teams by sparking in them the passion for giving their patients the optimal care. Dr. Tennant continues her formal education and is committed to advancing the field of dentistry.
Lyna has been a part of the Aesthetic Smiles team for over 9 years. She believes that witnessing Dr. Motlagh's passion for helping her patients has motivated her in her career.
Lyna is excited to be a part of a team that is so dedicated to changing people's lives every day.
Nanette has been a hygienist for almost 20 years and is very excited about being the newest addition to the Aesthetic Smiles team. She has completed her education in Myofunctional therapy and continues to keep up to date with the latest in dentistry through continuing education.
Hygienist , RDH, MFT
Tran received her dental assisting certification in 2006. After graduating, she worked as a dental assistant and front office patient care coordinator at various offices before joining Aesthetic Smiles.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with
her daughter, traveling and trying new foods.
Patient Care Coordinator
Katie received her dental assisting certification in 2015. Her passion for helping others and creating a new dynamic for all patients led her to discover her curiosity of Sleep Apnea & breathing wellness.
In her free time Katie enjoys Oregon Ducks football and traveling.
Certified Dental Assistant, EFDA
Mychelle graduated from Oregon State in 2019 with a degree in Business and Spanish.
In her free time she enjoys travelling, exploring different cultures and hanging out with her 2 dogs.
Patient Care Coordinator
Gigi credits her desire to become a dental assistant to her love of the medical field and helping people. Aesthetic Smiles gives her the platform to be a part of the change in people's lives, no matter how big or small it may be.
She is passionate about educating her patients, and the ability to provide solutions to patients who come to her in pain.