Meet the Team

Ashley Ford | Dental Assistant

Ashley is a great team member and looks forward to taking care of patients needs. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, reading and spending time with her son and husband. She is a great team member ensuring exceptional clinical care as a chairside assistant.


Ashley Paris | Office Coordinator

Ashley has been with our office for over 12 years. She enjoys the team atmosphere and her relationships with our patients. When not in the office, Ashley keeps busy volunteering at her childrens elementary school. She also enjoys traveling, refinishing furniture and drawing chalk art. She loves to use her creativity and get lots of great ideas from Pinterest.


Tina | Dental Assistant

Tina graduated from PIMA’S dental assisting program and has been a long time patient of ours.

She was born and raised here in Edmonds. When outside of the office she enjoys camping, anything outdoors, and spending as much time with her family as she can.


Ashanti Dean | Dental Hygienist

Please help me welcome our new hygienist, Ashanti Dean, to the team here at Distinctive Dentistry. Ashanti has been a hygienist for more than six years and is supremely dedicated to helping his patients. He takes great pride in cultivating great relationships with patients and providing excellent care. His focus is to help patients reach their goal of having a healthy smile. Ashanti is a proud Seattle native and outside of the office can be found plowing through a book, movie, or playing on one of many flag football teams. A welcome addition to the Distinctive Dentistry team, I know that he is excited to get to meet you and help you achieve the highest levels of dental health.