Meet The Staff

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Julie Wade

Dental Assistant

Julie has been working as a dental assistant since 2001. She earned her dental assisting certificate from Kaskaskia College along with her prophy and sealant certificate from the state of Illinois. Julie focuses on making your dental visit comfortable and helping give you the smile you want. She and her husband Brandon reside in Aviston with their son Beckett, daughter Naomi, and dog Bella.

Taylor Dall

Dental Assistant

Taylor is the newest member here at Plaza Dental Care. She graduated from Kaskaskia College in May of 2019. She  received her dental assistant certificate along with sealant and prophy certificate from the state of Illinois. Her focus for her patients are to make them as comfortable as possible.  Away from work she enjoys spending time with friends and family, boating and shopping.

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Dental Assistant

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Tiffany Munie

Dental Hygienist

Tiffany has been in the dental field since 2003 after graduating from Lake Land College with an Associates Degree in Applied Science/Dental Hygiene. She has been a registered dental hygienist with Plaza Dental Care since 2003. Tiffany enjoys her work and feels the one on one time spent with her patients is the most rewarding part of her job. Outside of the office she enjoys reading, boating, camping and spending time with her friends and family. Tiffany and her husband Cory reside in Pierron with their son Parker and daughter Mabry.

Jenni Spitzer

Dental Hygienist

Jenni has been in the dental field since 2001 when she graduated dental assisting from Kaskaskia college. She worked as an assistant for 3 years and then attended Lake Land College for dental hygiene.  She graduated in 2006. She loves the dental field and strives at making her patients feel comfortable and educated on their dental health and needs. In her spare time, she enjoys camping with her husband and twins Evan and Ava.


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Kari Meyer

Dental Hygienist

Kari graduated from John A Logan College in 2007 with a degree in Applied Science/Dental Hygiene. She joined Plaza Dental Care in 2008. Kari enjoys spending time with her patients and keeping them in good oral health. When not spending time making mouths healthy, she enjoys spending time with her husband , son Wyatt and daughter Wren.

Tracy Gaffner

Practice Administrator/ Treatment Planner

Financial Coordinator

Tracy began her career in dentistry over 40 years ago as a certified dental assistant when she joined Plaza Dental Care in 1980. She earned a Dental Assistant certificate from Robert Morris Collage.  Later she became our  Business Assistant. As our Practice grew she became our Practice Administrator, Treatment Planner, and Financial Coordinator. Tracy’s background in dentistry and her attention to detail, enable her to help our patients with their dental care and financial arrangements. She loves the field of dentistry, as it is always advancing to help make a patients dental experience pleasant. Tracy has been married over 40 yrs and has four grown children and two grandchildren.


Business Assistant

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