We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our trained and highly skilled staff has many years of combined experience in orthodontics. We stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars including those offered through OSHA.
Susan, our Practice Manager and Treatment Coordinator, brings more than 32 years of valued orthodontic experience to our office. She loves meeting new patients and watching them grow and change as their beautiful smiles evolve. Susan hails from Kansas and has lived in Arizona since 1998. She loves her family time which includes her two handsome sons, Trey and Blake, and families . . .a glamdaughter and another glambaby due in November 2018! In her spare time she loves working out, hiking with friends, time at the beach, and shopping! She would also love to be a contestant on a game show!
Cari, Treatment Coordinator, has over 25 years of valued experience in orthodontics. She loves what she does and especially appreciates the relationships built with our patients and their families. Cari says she’s “pretty much a native (Arizonan) with a hint of California built in.” Cari enjoys spending time with her family at the race track, motorcycle rides with her husband, Wally, and their many activities with their daughter, Karlie, at her school and athletic events. Her favorite hobbies include time at the beach, lake, or anything water and sand! Oh, yes. . . and football!!
Lindsay, Observation Treatment Coordinator and Marketing, keeps busy covering our Observation Program and working with marketing. She is an Arizona native and has worked in ortho for over eight years. Lindsay and Tim enjoy their family time and keep busy with their son and daughter! Lindsay grew up dancing and now she gets to enjoy watching her daughter take gymnastics and dance classes. In addition Lindsay loves anything outdoors… walks with the kids, trips to the park, and hiking. The best part of her job is seeing patients have a great experience at our office and leaving with a smile!
Lindsey, Observation Assistant and Marketing, is new to Arizona although not new to the dental field. She especially loves seeing the difference in patients before and after their treatment. She was born in California and grew up in Colorado and Nebraska. Outside of work her time is filled as a part time esthetician. Her hobbies include travel, concerts, swimming, entertaining and decorating. Lindsey hopes to volunteer at a dog rescue shelter.
Brittney, Financial Coordinator and Marketing, has worked in the dental field over 7 years. A favorite aspect of her job is being able to be a positive part of someone’s day. She was born in Billings, Montana but has lived throughout the Southwest and has resided in Arizona since 1995. Brittney is a major sports fan! She loves sharing season tickets to the Cardinals with her family, cheering on the San Antonio Spurs, and rooting for ASU (her alma mater!) She keeps busy with her rescue dog, a boxer named Lucy, and loves helping any cause relating to animals.
Leah, Front Desk and Scheduling, brings more than 3 years of experience in the orthodontics field with her. She was born and raised in Arizona, and after all these years she’s still not used to the heat. 🙂 Her favorite part of her job is seeing the reactions of patients when they see their results. Leah and her husband, Harlan, enjoy their family time and their puppy, Lyla. In her spare time Leah loves doing make-up, photography and the time to spoil her 2 nieces and 3 nephews.
Morgan, Front Desk, was born in Minnesota and has lived in Arizona for 19 years. She has 3 years in the dental and orthodontic field, and a favorite part of her job is seeing patients happy, smiling and loving their results. Beyond work she keeps busy spending time with her family and her puppy, Toby. She loves to travel and be outdoors especially when she’s near the beach and water sports like boating and wake boarding. Morgan is a big football fan… Go, Arizona Cardinals!
Jasmine, Records Technician, has more than 4 years of experience in dentistry and orthodontics. Though born in California she was raised in Arizona and has lived here the past 19 years. The best part of her job is getting to meet so many people and being part of changing someone’s smile. When she’s not at work she enjoys her family time. She has 3 sisters, a one year old baby son, Joseph, and her little Yorkie, Scrappy (AKA “Best Dog Ever”). Her hobbies are sports, movies, event planning, cooking, and music. Her list of favorite pastimes include spending time with her son, taking family trips, and watching the Diamondbacks and Cardinals.
Brittny, Clinical Technician, has over 10 years of ortho experience. She was born in Mission Viejo, CA and moved to Arizona when she was 10. Her hobbies include traveling, backpacking, hiking and snowboarding. Brittny is currently going to school to become a registered nurse. She and her husband, Zach, were recently married in Wyoming. Their rescued pets include River (dog) and Rose (cat). Brittny’s favorite part about working at Murphy Orthodontics is her fellow workers because they’re like family.
Ashley, Clinical Technician and Marketing, is a native to Arizona, yet somehow part of her heart resides with the Green Bay Packers! She is not new to the dental field and has more than 2 years in orthodontics and the previous 5 years in pediatric dentistry. She especially loves seeing the smile on a patient’s face when they get braces off and see their smile for the first time after their treatment. Priceless! Outside of work Ashley and her husband spend time with their German Shepherd, Baylee, and enjoy family BBQs and football Sundays. Her hobbies include crafting, being outdoors, hiking and snowboarding.
Carissa was born and raised in Arizona although has interesting travels to her credit such as the 3 years she and her family lived in Okinawa, Japan. She now lives in Tempe. After 3 years in the dental field she moved to orthodontics and has enjoyed 5 years in this specialty. She believes the best part of orthodontics is seeing a smile transform from start to finish. Carissa stays as busy in her spare time as she does at work. She loves spending time with her family, her friends, and her cat, Crookshanks. She likes reading, music and concerts, travel and hiking (when it’s cool weather). She is creative and enjoys crafts, DIY projects and LOVES cooking and trying new foods. Did we mention sports? What a fan! She roots for all her home teams from ASU to the Suns, D’backs and her favorite AZ Cardinals! She even plays in an all girls Fantasy Football League every year.
Henry, Clinical Technician, is an Arizona native and was born and raised in Phoenix. He loves it here and can’t imagine living anywhere else. He’s a happy man who’s engaged and is really excited about becoming a husband and father to his baby son! Henry is all about family and enjoying his spare time with them. If he’s not with his family or at work you can find him playing with his two dogs. The best part of his job is interacting with patients and seeing them smile for the first time after removing their braces.
Jaime, Clinical Technician, is another Arizona native on our staff and brings 4 years of orthodontic experience with her. She loves seeing the transformation and newfound confidence in patients’ smiles as shown in their before and after photos . . . Patients can’t stop smiling because they are so happy and confident! Jaime enjoys her time with family, and they all enjoy an super active schedule. Her boys, Nolan and Carson, keep their schedule busy with hockey, rollerblading and swimming. The boys join in caring for their Dachshund, Sophie, who joins in the family fun of hiking and biking.