Stacy Gober, RDH

Although she hails from Wisconsin originally, Stacy has been a resident of the Land of Enchantment for many, many years. She earned her degree from UNM in Dental Hygiene in 1992. Her keen eyes and great patient relations are a wonderful help in early dental diagnosis. Stacy joined Uptown Dental Associates after the sudden passing of Dr. Bob Bussey ...

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Lisa Mowrer, RDH

Lisa joined us in the summer of 2015 after having spent over 30 years working with Dr. Ken Kocher, who retired that summer. When asked how long she’s been in dentistry, she humorously replies, “So long that some of my diploma signatures are fading!” Lisa is a native of Albuquerque, having graduated from Highland High School, and later ...

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Kelly Bower, RDH, BS

A native of Albuquerque, NM, Kelly graduated from La Cueva High School where she played soccer and later coached. She joined the team at Uptown Dental Associates in 2011 after having earned her degree as a hygienist through the University of New Mexico Dental Hygiene Program. As a dental hygienist, Kelly is also licensed to provide local ...

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Jaime Scarbrough, RDH, BS

We were delighted to have Jaime join our team after Dr. Kocher retired in the summer of 2015. She was a part of his team there for 12 years. Jaime has an impeccable eye! She is well-known for alerting patients to potential problems even before the doctors have a chance to come in. Between her exceptional clinical skills and her ability to strike ...

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Doria Wood, RDH, BS

Originally from Long Island, New York, Doria moved to NM in 1998 to attend the UNM Dental Hygiene Program. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene, graduating with honors in 2003. Doria joined Uptown Dental Associates in 2004 and holds the title of longest-term employee in the practice, as well as being our lead hygienist. She’s ...

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Annabel Armijo-Sierra, RDH, BS

Annabel joined our team full-time in 2015, but she first worked with us in 2009 as a part-time hygienist. After twisting her arm, we finally convinced her to make a permanent move to become part of our family. She is an impeccable hygienist. Annabel earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Hygiene from UNM, where she just happened to be in ...

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