Meet The Team


Practice Administrator

Ruthie attended school at Tulsa Junior College. She has been working with Dr. Sorensen for 20 years as his Practice Administrative and Treatment Coordinator. Ruthie helps to educate patients about periodontal disease and dental implant care. She will be there for you from start to finish.

Ruthie, her husband, two cat and their dog Brody, loves spending time up north at their cabin and having sleep overs with her grandchildren. 


Scheduling & Hygiene Coordinator

Andrea attended Washtenaw Community college where she got her CDA and RDA in dental Assisting. Andrea has work with Dr. Sorensen for 22 years as a dental assistant and part of the administrative team. Andreas is our hygiene coordinator and work diligently to help patient understand their insurance benefits and limitation. She helps the patient stay on top of their cleaning schedule.

Andrea enjoys spending time in the garden, and taking the grandkids up north for some family time. 


Patient Coordinator

Lisa attended Eastern Michigan University. She has been part of the administrative team for 9 years. Lisa will be the first person to greet you when you arrive at our office. She looks forward to helping you schedule appointments, answer billing questions, and providing you with excellent customer service.

Lisa enjoys camping with her family, taking leisurely pontoon rides on Torch Lake, and playing with her little dog, Syrena. 


Periodontal Hygienist

Laurie attended Owens Community College where she received her Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene. Laurie has been part of Dr. Sorensen’s hygiene team for 21 years. With 21 years for experience and training with Dr. Sorensen, her skills up the quality of care required to treat the special needs of a periodontal patient.

Laurie is madly in love with her two grandchildren and spends as much time as she can with them. 


Periodontal Hygienist

Debbie attended Owens Community College where she received her Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene, she also received a BAS from Siena Heights University. She has been part of Dr. Sorensen hygiene team for 10 years.  Debbie has also spent the last 12 years as an adjunct clinical instructor at Owens Community College, teaching the hygiene program.

Debbie enjoys painting, refurbishing furniture, perennial gardening, and spending time with her family.


Dental Assistant

Lyn attended Washtenaw Community College, where she received her CDA and RDA, and still teaches an annual class on periodontics for the dental assisting program. Lyn has been Dr. Sorensen lead assistant for 17 years. Lyn is devoted to the comfort and quality of care given to her patient

Lyn loves woodworking, gardening and spending time with her family, especially her granddaughter Areia.



Teresa is a registered dental assistant.