Our Team

  • Shelly:

    Hi, my name is Shelly. I am the team leader and insurance and financial coordinator. I have been with Dr. Talaber for over 17 years and have been in the dental field for over 25 years. I am a mom of 7 and a grandma of 9. My hobbies are family, sewing, animals and trips with my husband.

  • Kristin:

    Hi, my name is Kristin. I have Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene and have been in the dental field since 2002. My goal is thorough yet gentle dentistry. Your comfort is very important to me. I love educating patients on ways to help them with their home care. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my shorkie, Cooper, family and friends. I enjoy music very much and love to sing. I am an amateur photographer and love to travel and scuba dive as much as possible. Grand Cayman is my happy place.

  • Allison:

    Hi, my name is Allison. I was born and raised in Bellevue and went to Bellevue Christian school. I went to WSU and received her Bachelors Degree in Kinesiology. I was a personal trainer and also worked as a dental assistant for a few years after college. In 2018 I graduated from PIMA Dental Hygiene school in North Seattle. I worked in Bellevue before moving to Olympia in 2020.
    My goal is to make your dental experience as pleasant as possible while providing the utmost care. I’m looking forward to seeing you soon!

  • Kylie:

    Hi, my name is Kylie. I am doctor's restorative assistant. I've been assisting for four years. I find dentistry very interesting, and I love being able to help people get beautiful smiles. I was born and raised in Washington. I enjoy spending time with my family, friends and my three puppies.

  • Tina:

    Hi, my name is Tina. After working for Washington State for 25 years, I decided to go back to school to become a Registered Dental Assistant. I am working for Dr. Talaber as a patient coordinator/receptionist. I love my job, our patients and my team members! I have two daughters – an undergraduate at WSU (Go Cougs!) and a daughter at Tumwater High School. We live in the country and enjoy our rescue pup and two new labs, a sassy cat and two ducks – Penny and Earl. On the weekend you likely find me enjoying the Pacific Northwest in the mountains or at the beach.

Olympia Dentist Patient Offer

New Patient Offer

$47.00 Special
Come in to get to know
us. New patient exam
and 4 xrays for $47.00.

Complete the form below or call our office to take advantage of this offer!
Offer Expires 02/08/2023

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Office Hours:

  • Monday 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 7:00am - 3:00pm
  • Wednesday 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday 7:00am - 1:00pm
  • Friday Dr T teaches at the U. of W. School of Dentistry

Wheel Chair Accessible