Meet Our Hygienists


Hygienist Christy at Woodbury Family DentistsChristy graduated from the University of Minnesota in 2002 and has been a dental hygienist with Woodbury Family Dentists for over ten years. She lives in Woodbury with her husband Dan and their three daughters. She enjoys being outdoors and doing a variety of seasonal activities. Christy enjoys getting to know her patients and helping them gain a clean and healthy smile!


Hygienist Kristine at Woodbury Family DentistsKristine has been a dental hygienist at Woodbury Family Dentists since 2004 and has loved getting to know her patients and their families. She and her husband live in Woodbury with their two children. Kristine is passionate about dental health and making sure her patients feel comfortable and taken care of in her chair. Helping patients maintain a healthy smile is very rewarding. Outside of the office she is happily very busy supporting her children’s various activities. She also enjoys running and doing yoga.

Hygienist Tammy at Woodbury Family DentistsTammy

Tammy received her Dental Hygiene degree from The University of Minnesota-Duluth in 1990. She has been a Dental Hygienist for over 25 years and has worked with Woodbury Family Dentists since 2014. She loves getting to know the patients and providing compassionate, individualized treatment. Tammy lives in Woodbury with husband Joe and children Mitchell, Jacob and Rebecca. She enjoys spending time with her family and attending their many sporting events and activities. She also enjoys volunteering, exercising, reading and traveling- especially family vacations.


Hygienist Liz at Woodbury Family DentistsLiz earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Minnesota. Her favorite aspect of dentistry is connecting with patients and working with Dr. Tardiff and Dr. Dunlap to make each patient feel comfortable in the dental chair. Outside of dentistry, Liz loves playing guitar, going to concerts and cheering on the Wild. She loves spending time with her family and friends and vacationing at the family cabin on Madeline Island, WI.


Sarah graduated with a Bachelors of Dental Hygiene from the University of Minnesota in 2014. She takes great pride in providing a gentle but effective cleaning and helping her patients to improve their oral health without judgement. When she’s not working she loves shopping with her sister, taking care of foster dogs and anything that is outdoors in nature.