Meet The Team

At the core of our pediatric dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your child's utmost comfort and optimal oral health. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage parent communication.  Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care and education to your little one and that we value the trust you have placed in us.




Registered Dental Hygienist

Brittany is a Registered Dental Hygienist at Smiles by Design. She strives to make her patients' visits as welcoming and comfortable as possible. Her goal is to help her patients maintain their oral health through regular cleanings as well as education. She takes pride in her continuing hygiene education, and looks forward to passing that knowledge along to her patients. Brittany loves meeting new people and finds joy in putting names with smiling faces as they walk through her door. In her spare time, she loves spending time outside with her husband, especially in the warm weather.


Certified Dental Assistant

Phyllis is a Dental Assistant at Eastern Dental. While her job is to see that Dr. Boone has the necessary tools to do the task at hand, her top priority is seeing that the patient feels warm and comfortable throughout their time in the dental chair.

She is dedicated to her profession and strives to continually better her knowledge of all dental aspects. Phyllis resides in Sparta and loves to stay active with her family.


Dental Assistant

Krista graduated from Delta College’s Dental Assistant Program in 2007, where she received an Associate Degree in applied sciences.

With her years of experience in dental assisting, her comprehensive expertise allows her to complete patient care with the greatest success. She loves working closely with patients; keeping up with their lives and giving them a positive experience. In her spare time she loves to travel, loves camping and being outdoors. She tries to spend as much time as possible with her husband, family and friends.


Treatment Coordinator

Jasmine is a 2007 graduate of Blue Heron Academy. She works tirelessly with the parents and guardians of our young patients to get the most out of their dental benefits. She is bilingual and loves to help our Spanish-speaking families navigate their appointments with ease. Jasmine lives in Kentwood and loves to spend her free time with her two daughters and family.


Treatment Coordinator

Shari brings nearly 20 years of Medical/Dental Front Desk experience to Eastern Dental. She loves to help our valued families learn how to take care of their smiles and has a big heart for children of all ages. Shari is married with 2 grown boys and a cat named Tom. She enjoys traveling with her family and spending time with her sisters.



Executive Assistant

Stefanie is the Executive Assistant at Smiles by Design and Dr. Boone’s wife. She is a graduate of Grand Valley State University, with a degree in Elementary Education and Middle School Science. 

Over the years, she has worked side-by-side with Dr. Boone, managing such areas as practice marketing, human resources, accounts payable, and practice consulting. She is always busy working to make your overall experience as a patient at Smiles by Design the best it can be! In her spare time, Stefanie keeps busy attending various Wrestling, Soccer and Football events and traveling with her family.