Find Comfort In Your Brighter Smile
Brighter Smiles Family Dental offers personalized care for bright, beautiful smiles in Lebanon, PA. Families trust the Brighter Smiles Family Dental team for general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, family dentistry, pediatric dentistry, and everything else children and adults need to maintain excellent oral health. The Brighter Smiles Family Dental team strives to acclimate children to the office in a calm and stress-free way.
Professional & Trusted Services
Tyna and her team, including skilled dentist Elaine Hoppes, DDS, and the experienced dental assistants, are committed to providing a safe space for the community by offering personalized family dental care and much more. We provide the following services:
we are currently welcoming new patients!
Meet The Team
Many longtime patients often bring the next generation of their family to Brighter Smiles Family Dental because they love the compassionate, supportive team so much. Patients feel at home when they’re at Brighter Smiles Family Dental, and the compassionate team vows always to make their practice a warm and welcoming place for all ages. Everyone loves the friendly team and a comfortable atmosphere, and the kids love the playroom.
Kristi, Dental Hygienist
Kristi graduated from the University of Pittsburgh school of dental hygiene in 1992 and California university of Pennsylvania in 1993 with a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene and teaching certificate. She has worked in the dental field since 1988. You will find that Kristi is thorough and compassionate. She strives to make sure every patient she sees is comfortable and has a positive dental experience. She loves her career as a dental hygienist and treating her patients like family. In her spare time Kristi enjoys vacationing, shopping, raising her sons and attending their sporting events.
Wendy, Dental Assistant
Wendy has been a dental assistant for the past 35 years and truly enjoys getting to know each of our patients. She is married over 21 years to Chris and the mother of 2 boys, Chad and Xavier. She is also the proud grand-mom to Lily and Owen. Wendy is proud to be back at Brighter Smiles Family Dental. Looking forward to meeting and seeing you all again.
Tyna Dierolf, Office Manager
Tyna Dierolf is the owner and office manager of Brighter Smiles Family Dental. With over 25 years of experience, she has come to understand what patients want from their dental care. When her office went up for sale in 2013, she saw it as an opportunity to take everything she had learned and try to help more people achieve the beautiful smiles that they want. She also wasn’t ready to say goodbye to patients that had become like family to her.
Tyna cares for every patient that walks through her door and believes that there is a way to achieve and keep a brighter smile. Every patient that comes into her office helps to achieve her special vision for Brighter Smiles Family Dental.
Tyna is married to Rick and has a daughter Kaitlyn in college and Kyle in high school who are her world. She loves to attend all their sporting events, go on family trips, and take walks. She would do anything for her family and friends.
Sheila Baddick, Dental Assistant
Sheila came to Brighter Smiles Family Dental to help her daughter, after being retired for 2 years. She feels it is a nice, friendly place to work and has always enjoyed having her own dental work done here. Sheila worked as a head cashier and bookkeeper for Pathmark for 21 years, and with CNA Commercial Insurance for 18 years.
She has been married for 29 years and has two children and four grandchildren. Sheila loves walking her rescue dog, Max, and spending time with family. Her favorite place to vacation is in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, which is a great place for hiking, moonshine, and bourbon.
– Mary S.