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.

  • Diane:

    Hi, my name is Diane. Iā€™m a dental assistant. My favorite thing about my job is getting to give patients beautiful new smiles. I love the special relationships I build with with our patients over the months (not years) of treatment. Outside of work I enjoy spending time with friends and family, traveling to new places, and going to Mariners games.

  • 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 ā€“ 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 ā€“ Penny and Earl. On the weekend you likely find me enjoying the Pacific Northwest in the mountains or at the beach.

  • Glenna:

    Hi, my name is Glenna. I have made dentistry my career for the last 32 years. In my opinion that great patients are what make my job fun! My patients are very important to me and I look forward to getting to know You! I live with my husband and three dogs (2 chihuahuas and 1 black lab). I enjoy reading and Netflix binge-ing. I absolutely love the beach, where my soul feels content.

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 12/15/2021

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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