Meet our team

Duy Anh Tran, DMD Read Bio

Duy Anh Tran has been in dental for over two decades. Providing periodontal treatment, soft tissue grafts and implants, he treats each and every patient as if they were a family member, providing his patients with long-lasting, quality solutions. At the Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU), Dr. Tran received his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree. He continued advancing his skills through intensive surgical, periodontal, and implant training with top professionals in the field. Dr. Tran w...Read More

Sarah Nguyen, DMD Read Bio

Sarah was born and raised in the Portland area and her journey into dentistry began at Pacific Lutheran University where she played soccer and tennis and met her husband, Tuan. After graduating cum laude with two degrees, she went on to attend Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) where she received her four-year Army Health Professional Scholarship. During her active-duty assignment in Kaiserslautern, Germany, she discovered her interest in dental surgery while participating in a one-year ...Read More

Kris, Patient Care Coordinator Read Bio

Joined the office in: 2016 Began career in dental field: 2016 When this Clackamas native isn't interacting with patients and helping them feel at ease on their periodontal journey; she loves spending time with her family, Camping, Cooking and especially seeing her grand babies. Favorite quote: “Let your smile change the world, but don't let the world change your smile.” ~Anonymous

Salma, Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Tamar, Hygienist Read Bio

Joined the office in: March, 2017 Began career in dental field: July, 2013 Education: Mt. Hood Community College & Oregon Tech Tamar is originally from Portland. She enjoys building relationships and helping patients achieve a healthy, beautiful smile. She has experience working with patients of all ages and has training in the latest technologies. For Tamar, she does not just clean teeth. It is a whole-health approach focusing on the patients overall health. When she is not working, she enjo...Read More

Tara, Practice Manager Read Bio

Joined the office in: April, 2016 Began career in dental field: 2004 Education: Chemeketa Community College Tara comes to our practice from Sheridan, Oregon. Tara is one of our dental assistants. She enjoys getting to know each patient and making sure they receive exceptional care from start to end. She enjoys playing volleyball, going snowboarding, hiking, and camping. Favorite quote: “The best way to cheer yourself is to try and cheer somebody else up.” ~Mark Twain

Stephanie, General Manager Read Bio

Began dental career: October, 2011 Joined the office: October, 2011 Oklahoma Christian University Western Seminary Certified Strategy Coach, Mental Health Counselor, Certified Professional Behavioral Analyst, Certified Professional Values Analyst, International Coach Federation Certified She’s ready and willing to listen, meet people where they are, and help them make steps to move forward in work and play. In her personal time, Stephanie enjoys playing with her 6lb dog, camping, and spending t...Read More

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Services we provide

At Riverplace Periodontics we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.

  • Dental Implants
  • Laser Gum Surgery
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Oral Surgery
  • Periodontal – Deep Cleaning
  • Periodontal – Scaling and Root Planing

Payment Forms

We offer a number of convenient payment options for our patients which make it easy to afford any care you may need.

American Express, Care Credit, Cash, Check, Mastercard, Visa

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish