Working with an experienced and compassionate dental team makes the difference between a good dental appointment and an exceptional one. You will find that our dentist Dr. Seth Huish is gentle and highly skilled. His experience in all aspects of general, cosmetic, and family dentistry means that you and your loved ones can have all the treatment you need in a single location.
Take a moment to learn more about Dr. Huish by reading below.
Dr. Seth Huish
As a boy, Dr. Huish chipped his tooth and was impressed by the kindness and helpfulness of his dentist. That experience helped Dr. Huish discover his passion for dentistry and inspired Dr. Huish to devote himself to becoming an outstanding dentist.
He attended high school in Park City, Utah, and received his undergraduate degree at Brigham Young University-Hawaii on the island of Oahu. Dr. Huish completed his dental training at the Oregon Health & Science University and furthered his dental education with post-graduate studies in implantology. He also received continuing education in endodontics, cosmetic dentistry, and orthodontics.
Dr. Huish married his high school sweetheart and is the father of four girls.
“I’m outnumbered,” he jokes.
He enjoys snow and water skiing, biking, running, hiking, and family time. He loves to travel and serve. He has traveled to Mexico to participate in the Mission of Mercy.
Dr. Huish loves learning and teaching as a dentist. He learns from his co-workers and patients daily and likes helping others become educated so that they can improve their oral health.
Dr. Huish has lived in Washington, Alabama, Utah, Texas, Hawaii, Austria, and Germany. He even speaks fluent German! However, he and his family were quite happy to settle down here, and they love the area.
As your Salem dentist, Dr. Huish looks forward to meeting you and serving you with quality care at Salem Dental.
A Salem native, Justin is the Office Manager at Salem Dental. Justin began working in Dental Management in 2012 and has helped transform Salem Dental into a thriving practice. Prior to working in the dental field, Justin began studying business administration in 2004 and brings years of experience under his belt. A firm advocate for accessible patient care, Justin ensures that his staff is well equipped with all of the tools necessary to provide patients with the best dental care possible. Justin strives to create an accessible and comforting environment for his patients and feels fortunate to be able to work with a passionate team that echoes his sentiments.
In his free time, Justin can be found spending time with his family, watching sports on television and working on their yard. He takes part in many family activities, such as biking, walking, board games, and other fun activities in Central Oregon.
"Finish the Sentence" with Justin
If I was stuck on an island for a year and could only listen to 3 musicians, they would be... Otis Redding, Michael Jackson, and Bob Dylan
If I could remake any movie and star in it, it would be... The Goonies.
If I could have dinner with one person, dead or alive it would be... Winston Churchill.
Office Administrator/ Treatment Coordinator
Alaynna is a passionate Patient Coordinator and a wonderful part of the team at Salem Dental. A self-starter and people-person, Alaynna loves working in dentistry, as it introduces her to patients from many different walks of life.
“This is truly a career in which you can change someone’s life - you can literally give them their smile back, and that is my favorite thing about this field.”
When Alaynna isn’t working, she can be found hiking, camping with her husband or catching up on her favorite sports. Her favorites are the Oregon Ducks for college football, as well as the Arizona Diamondbacks on the baseball diamond. Alaynna is also big into crafting and can be found quilting or canning while enjoying her free time.
"Finish the Sentence" with Alaynna
If I was stuck on an island for a year and could only listen to 3 musicians, they would be... Hank Williams Jr., Eric Church, and Midland.
If I could remake any movie and star in it, it would be... The Phantom of The Opera.
If I wasn’t a dental professional, I would be... An Interior Designer.
Meghan has remained true to her roots and embraces her local community in Salem, Oregon as a Dental Hygienist at Salem Dental. Meghan graduated from the Oregon Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene and achieved the prestigious Colgate Award during her time there. Giving patients the healthy smile that they have envisioned is part of what brings Meghan joy in the workplace.
“I love giving patients a healthy smile that they are happy with.”
Meghan is a big fan of hiking, kayaking, and surrounding herself with dogs. When not making dental dreams come true, she can be found outdoors with her family, friends, and boyfriend.
"Finish the Sentence" with Meghan
If I was stuck on an island for a year and could only listen to 3 musicians, they would be... Cardi B., Tim McGraw, and The Dixie Chicks.
If I could remake any movie and star in it, it would be... The Little Mermaid.
If I could have dinner with one person, dead or alive it would be... Meryl Streep.
Born and raised in Eugene, Oregon, Rashelle is a spirited Dental Assistant dedicated to helping others attain their ideal smile. Rashelle studied at Lane Community College, graduating with her Dental Assisting certificate and putting it to good use when she began her career as a Dental Assistant in 2011.
Rashelle enjoys spending time with her husband and friends while not working, and displays a strong passion for music, animals, and photography.
"Finish the Sentence" with Rashelle
If I was stuck on an island for a year and could only listen to 3 musicians, they would be... Coheed & Cambria, Minus The Bear, and Killswitch Engage.
If I could remake any movie and star in it, it would be... Chronicles of Riddick.
If I could have dinner with one person, dead or alive it would be... Vin Diesel.