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Dr. Brannick Adams

Dr. Brannick Adams has been serving the Roseburg area at Harvard Dental Group since 2005, after completing his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree at the University of Nebraska Medical Center-College of Dentistry. He went into practice with Dr. Rob Orr, who established the practice over 30 years ago. Dr. Adams took over the practice in 2010.

In the dental school, Dr. Adams won awards in Cosmetic Dentistry and Maxillofacial Radiology. He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, Oregon Dental Association, and the Umpqua Dental Society. Dr. Adams enjoys restorative, cosmetic, and family dentistry. He is also an Invisalign provider.

Dr. Adams is originally from North Platte, Nebraska. While he is still a devoted Husker fan, he is proud to call Roseburg his home. Dr. Adams is an outdoor lover. Along with his wife Emily, he enjoys many activities, including running, cycling, playing disc golf, and spending time with their daughters, Ella and Caroline, and their sons Emmett and Rial.
Dr. Brannick Adams
Cheryl Briggs

Cheryl Briggs

Cheryl Briggs was born and raised in Oregon and lives here with her husband on their 100-acre ranch. They raise dogs, cats, horses, chickens, pigs, and steers. She enjoys traveling, fishing, and training and riding horses. She also has two children and three granddaughters that keep her busy.

Cheryl has 20+ years of dental hygiene experience and enjoys providing a positive dental experience for everyone. She loves to laugh and is very gentle and compassionate.

Beth Powlison

Beth Powlison joined Harvard Dental Group in August 2015. She has graduated from Lane Community College with a degree in Dental Hygiene, in June 2015. She is also an Expanded Practice Dental Hygienist.

Beth was born and raised in Roseburg, Oregon. She enjoys spending time with her husband and family, doing camping, swimming, hiking, cooking, reading, traveling, and interior designing.
Beth Powlison
Alayna Goebel

Alayna Goebel

Alayna Goebel recently joined the Harvard Dental Group in July 2016. She took her prerequisites at UCC and graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at Lane Community College, in June 2013.

Alayna moved to Roseburg during high school. She spent a year in Portland with her husband while he was in school. They have recently moved back and now she is glad to be in the area spending time with her family and her whippet.

Jessica Hoke - Dental Assistant

Jessica Hoke graduated from the Dental Assisting Program at UCC in 2011 and became EFDA-certified in November 2013. She has been with the Harvard Dental team since October 2012.

Jessica grew up in Winston. She enjoys traveling, listening to music, spending time with her family and friends, baking, and playing with her dog.
Jessica Hoke
Kaitlin Carpenter

Kaitlin Carpenter - Dental Assistant

Kaitlin Carpenter graduated from UCC and then joined our team in June 2016. She recently became EFDA-certified. Kaitlin moved to Roseburg in 2006. She enjoys camping and spending time with her family.

Valerie Anderson - Front Office Staff

Valerie Anderson joined the Harvard Dental team in 2007 after completing the Dental Assisting Program at UCC. Her ability to work in the front office allows her to answer patient questions regarding billing, insurance, or treatment plan costs. She is a valuable member of the team.

Valerie loves making people smile and feel good about themselves. In her free time, Valerie enjoys scrapbooking and spending time with her friends and family, which includes her husband, two sons, and a daughter.

Valerie Anderson
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