Our Staff

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KourtneyKourtney- Orthodontic Assistant

Kourtney joined our team in 2016. She comes from a big family and has 7 brothers and sisters, she is also a triplet and sisters with our treatment coordinator Lindsay. Kourtney is one of our Orthodontic Assistants that helps Dr. Regalado coordinate Invisalign treatment and works chairside making beautiful smiles.

Outside of work she loves to play recreational sports and hanging out with her friends. Her favorite colors are light blue and pink and her favorite food is nachos.

MissyMissy- Appointment Coordinator

Missy joined our team in 2010 and has been assisting in orthodontics for over 18 years. In 2008 she opened Wendle Orthodontics Lab and is responsible for the amazing and creative hawley retainers our patients receive. Missy has since transitioned to our front desk and is the first smiling face you see when you are greeted at the front desk for your appointment. Her role is essential in promptly answering your phone calls and coordinating appointments.

Missy has been married to her husband Jason for 22 years and they have 2 boys Colton and Parker and a chocolate lab named “Booner”. When she isn't at work she enjoys watching her boys participate in sports, she loves sweets and baking and is always up for a good mud obstacle. You can reach her at frontdesk@smilecenterorthodontics.com or call her at (618) 288-7000.

Lindsay BLindsay B - Orthodontics Assistant Trainee

Lindsay joined our team in the spring of 2018. She works assisting the doctor putting on braces and taking care of our patients during their orthodontic appointments. Lindsay has always loved the dental field and enjoys what she does at Smile Center Orthodontics. In her words “she truly considers our team family”.

In her spare time, Lindsay loves spending time with her boyfriend Steven of 2 years and is a huge dog lover. She has 3 dogs of her own Tank, Echo and Gibbs. Outside of work she enjoys doing puzzles, spending time with her boyfriend and dogs, and anything that has to do with the outdoors.

KrystaKrysta- Orthodontic Assistant

Krysta joined our team in 2017. New to orthodontics, she jumped right in to training and was a natural. She has learned so much over the past couple of years and is excited to continue to grow in a field she loves.

She is married to her high school sweetheart of 13 years and has a 12 year old son Brayden. Krysta loves watching Reality TV and doing crafts when she has spare time. Family comes first for her and spending time with her family is one of her favorite things to do. Her favorite food is pizza, her favorite color is green and her favorite holiday is Halloween.

JeannieJeannie- Orthodontic Assistant

Jeannie joined our team in 2008 and has been assisting in orthodontics since 1995. She is our lead assistant and clinical trainer. Her wealth of orthodontic knowledge and experience aids in the training of our clinical staff to provide the highest quality of orthodontic care. Jeannie’s expertise carries over into the lab, as she is the one who makes our essix retainers, night splints and mouthguards. Jeannie works closely with Dr. Regalado to help ensure our patients keep their beautiful smile after treatment. Not only is she a true asset clinically she is our “Mrs. Fix It” when something malfunctions in the office.

When she isn’t at work she enjoys spending time with her grand- daughter Allison, and her children Brittney and Brandon. (Brittney also works at Smile Centers) Jeannie enjoys being outside and traveling to new places.

Lindsey CLindsey C - Treatment Coordinator

Lindsey joined our team in 2012. She has worked in different areas of the orthodontic field for over 10 years. Kourtney our assistant is one of Lindsey’s sisters. She loves the atmosphere at Smile Center Orthodontics because we are like one big family! She works with our patients to coordinate their treatment plan.

Lindsey has two handsome sons, Luke and Liam, and a wonderful companion, Russ. Outside of work she loves to spend time with her family and friends and watch her boys participate in sports. You may reach her at frontdesk@smilecenterorthodontics.com or call her at (618) 288-7000.

BrittneyBrittney- Office Assistant

Brittney- joined our team in 2012 and originally worked in the clinic as an Orthodontic Assistant. She has since transitioned into the role of Dr. Regalado’s personal assistant. She is in charge of various tasks and projects that help our office continue to evolve and grow.

Brittney has been married to her husband Eric since 2007 and they have a daughter Allison who just finished her first phase of orthodontic treatment with Smile Center Orthodontics. Brittney is currently attending LCCC to study Computer Networking and Programing and hopes to graduate by 2020

StephanieStephanie – Office Manager

Stephanie joined our team in 2011 and loves being involved in the orthodontic field. She has over 7 years of experience assisting patients and parents through their orthodontic treatment. She works with our new patients to coordinate their insurance benefits and to work out a contract that is easy to afford. Stephanie is married to a firefighter, has two children, Jordan and Olivia, and a German Sheppard named Roxi. You may contact Stephanie at stephanie@smilecenterorthodontics.com or call her at (618) 288-7000.

Reasons to Choose Smile Center Orthodontics

  1. Leading-edge technology, including a paper-free office and digital X-rays.
  2. Excellence in customer service – meeting patient needs is our No. 1 priority!
  3. Affordable payment options, including $0 down and 0% financing with approved credit.
  4. Convenient hours, including evening hours and Saturdays so you do not have to miss school and/or work.
  5. Convenient location right on Route 159, across the street from IHOP.

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