Meet the Doctors of Oasis Dental
At Oasis Dental, we are a team of caring, experienced dental professionals who use only the most advanced technologies, materials & procedures. At our community-focused practice, your comfort & satisfaction come first. We offer early morning, late evening & Saturday appointments, so you don’t have to miss work or school for your care, something our team feels strongly about.
We pride ourselves on taking the time to listen & get to know each patient as an individual. The entire team at Oasis Dental looks forward to seeing you soon & developing a relationship with you to build the bridge toward long-term trust & successful dental care. See why our patients can’t stop smiling!
Matthew Aldridge, DDS
Dr. Aldridge & his wife, Kelsey, are proud parents of two busy boys, Max & Rushton, as well as a precious little girl named JoJo. Dr. Aldridge was born & raised in The Dalles, OR & attended Brigham Young University before obtaining his dental degree from OHSU. In addition to being a tremendous father, Dr. Aldridge is committed to guiding & teaching the youth of his church. In his off time, you will find him golfing, riding bikes with the boys, playing basketball or hiking with the Boy Scouts.
Dr. Aldridge takes pride in providing the best dental care & service for his patients. He is also committed to continuing education classes in order to provide new & updated techniques. Dr. Aldridge completes triple the required CE credits annually. He has invested a great deal of time toward training, including removal of wisdom teeth, dental implants, traditional orthodontics, Invisalign, Six Month Smiles & TMJ therapy. He is an instructor with the Pacific Implant Academy, training other dentists to do implant surgeries, advanced bone grafting & sinus lifts. Along with being awarded a fellowship in the International Congress of Implantologists, Dr. Aldridge is a member of the ADA, WSDA, AGD & AADSM. In fact, Dr. Aldridge is one of 1% of dentists licensed to provide IV sedation in the State of Washington.
Oasis Dental Staff
Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. All of our dental assistants & hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on their current dental techniques & outstanding patient communication. With unmatched quality & integrity, they are dedicated to achieving the best possible results for you & your family.
Since your comfort & health are our top priorities, Oasis Dental’s staff is glad to assist you in any way. If you have any questions at all, from treatment options & sterilization to insurance concerns & paperwork, we’re here for you! We can assure you that you’ll enjoy your dental visit!
Allison – Dental Hygienist
Allison is our lead hygienist. We have been lucky to have Allison with our clinic off & on since 2003. Allison started out as a chairside assistant right out of high school & was hooked! She then went on to receive her dental hygiene degree in 2011 from Carrington College. Born & raised in Washington, Allison & her husband Josh have two beautiful little girls. Her favorite thing is spending as much time with her family as possible.
Theresa – Dental Hygienist
Theresa received her hygiene degree at Clark College where she graduated with the very first class there. She still treats her very first patient! Theresa & her husband, Alan, have two sons. Sean lives in Michigan with his wife, Julia, & Theresa’s two grandchildren, Emmalia & Henry. Ryan lives in Seattle & has a degree in digital media production.
In her free time, Theresa loves working in her yard, face-timing with Emmalia & Henry & traveling between Seattle & Michigan.
Sarah – Dental Assistant
Sarah graduated from Concorde Career College in 2011 & is now our lead dental assistant. Sarah & her longtime boyfriend, Josh, enjoy spending time with their daughters Haylie (6) & Lilly (8). They are always enjoying the outdoors, whether it is going on hikes, visiting the beach or camping. You will find Sarah doing everything possible to ensure our patients’ comfort & she believes communication is the key to understanding each patient’s needs.
Jillian – Dental Assistant
Jill is the newest dental assistant on our team. She has been in the field over five years & loves her profession. Getting to know our patients & helping them feel as comfortable as possible is one of Jill’s primary goals. Jill & Kirt, her husband of 7 years, live in Camas with their Corgis, Sophie & Ein. In her free time, Jill enjoys spending time with family & friends, paddle boarding, hiking, baking & anything that has to do with cars. Visiting her family in either New Jersey or Florida tops the list though. Jill is always willing to help you with any need during your appointment, so please don’t hesitate to ask.