Evergreen Dental Center
Dentist in Tacoma, WA See Services
About our office
We are excited to welcome you to Evergreen Dental Center. Our doctors have over 40 years of combined experience and we offer you an individualized and gentle approach to all aspects of General Dentistry. If you want a staff that listens to you and your concerns we are the office for you. This type of personalized approach is something that is hard to find in healthcare these days. We also offer treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea. In fact, our office has more experience and credibility in the ...Read More
Upon completion of a new patient exam and necessary cleaning, we'd like to offer you a complementary Sonicare toothbrush or Zoom in-office whitening. Sonicare is the #1 recommended electric toothbrush among dentists, while Zoom whitening comes complete with custom-made whitening trays to take home for touch ups!
Meet our team
Dr. Steve Marinkovich, (pronounced: Mar-ink-o-vich, emphasis on the “ink,” it’s easy!) was born and raised in Tacoma. It is a fact that he truly decided to make dentistry his profession at the age of six; just ask any of his patients that knew him then! Dr. Marinkovich graduated from the University of Washington Dental School and continues his dental education every year. He keeps up with all of the latest treatments in dentistry to better serve his patients. He presently serves part time on th...Read More
Dr. Smith grew up on the Kitsap Peninsula and is originally from Olalla/Port Orchard where he attended South Kitsap High School. In high school, the father of a family friend inspired Dr. Smith to take an interest in dentistry and from day one of college he was committed to making that dream happen. Dr. Smith has practiced now for over a decade, many years of which were in a private practice in Phoenix, Arizona. He is committed to studying the art of dentistry and has taken extensive continuin...Read More
Melinda’s family inspired her to pursue a career in healthcare as many of her family members are employed within the profession. Now after fifteen years, she most enjoys hearing how dental care has positively impacted her patients and when they leave with a smile on their face. Her favorite sweet indulgence is good chocolate and she loves animals, including her dogs, Jake, Tex and Austin. In her spare time she shows Arabian horses.
Jennifer recently moved back to the Tacoma area from Vermont. She is originally from here and adores the PNW. Having completed her dental assisting program at South Puget Sound Community College, she has been in the dental field for over 8 years. She loves assisting because she enjoys helping people stay healthy and educating them about their dental care. Jennifer is married with 3 fur-babies. She enjoys antiquing and re-finishing vintage furniture almost as much as she loves cooking. Need a go...Read More
As a young child, Sheryl wanted to work at her Dentist’s office. After high school, she pursued an education in Dental Assisting before going on to become a Dental Hygienist. She enjoys meeting new people and finds her career extremely rewarding! Sheryl spends her free time with her two daughters camping, boating and shopping.
Fascinated by science, health, the human body and teeth in particular, Lindsey began her career in kindergarten. In fact, she was the official “tooth puller” on the playground. Combining this with her love of meeting and getting to know new people, Lindsey feels she has the best of both! After attending Brigham Young University Hawaii where she graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Pre-Professional Biology, Lindsey returned to her hometown of Lake Tapps. Shortly thereafter, Lindsey began work...Read More
Originally from the Olympic Peninsula, Bailey grew up loving sports and the outdoors. She went on to Central Washington University where she graduated with a degree in Public Relations & Community Recreation. She began working as an Office Manager straight out of college and has now been in the dental field 5 years (and counting!). Bailey loves to greet & assist patients, making the front office the happiest place for her to be! Outside of work, Bailey loves to travel and has studied or vacatio...Read More
Emily was born in the beautiful PNW, and has lived here most of her life. When she was younger, she was able to do a bit of traveling with her military family, living in Illinois and Texas at different points. Emily spent the last 10 years as a bakery manager for Safeway, and has a passion for decorating cakes. She has always had an interest in the medical field, however, and is eagerly starting the next chapter of her life. When she’s not working, Emily loves to read and spend time with her hu...Read More
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Services we provide
At Evergreen Dental Center 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.
- General Dentistry
- Cosmetic – Whitening
- Oral Cancer Screening
- Oral Surgery
We offer a number of convenient payment options for our patients which make it easy to afford any care you may need.