Meet Our Team

We know you will enjoy meeting our staff. Our team is a group of experienced, friendly and professionally trained individuals committed to your excellent results. Our team takes pride in making sure our patients are comfortable and have everything they need to make their treatment a success.

The members of our clinical team are Certified Orthodontic Assistants through the Dental Assisting National Board and have Missouri Dental Board certification. They participate in continuing education courses annually to stay current on the latest techniques and procedures.

 

 

 

 

Meet the Orthodontic Consultants of Saint Louis Team

Our staff is highly qualified and dedicated to each of our patients.

Our Front Office Staff

Danielle

Danielle

Office Manager

I have been working in the field of orthodontics with Dr. Nissen since 1999. I was born and raised in St. Louis. I enjoy getting to know our patients, as we get to see them every month. In my spare time, I love to exercise as well as spend time with my family and friends. In 2013, I married my favorite orthodontic patient Joe

Emily

Emily

Administrative Assistant

I started working at OCSL in August 2017 and as the youngest in the office, I have enjoyed learning about orthodontics. The team and Dr. Nissen have welcomed me since day one and I love getting to know all of our amazing patients. In my free time I enjoy reading, working out with friends, baking desserts for the office and spending time with my cat, Zelda!

Yury

Yury

Administrative Assistant

I joined OCSL in 2010. I am from Venezuela and came to St. Louis in 2007. Dr. Nissen and his team made me feel at home from day one. I love working with kids and enjoy speaking Spanish with our Hispanic patients. I love to travel with my husband, but that’s on hold for now since we are busy taking care of our two beautiful kids who are just 15 months apart!

Ashley

Ashley

Administrative Assistant

I have been with OCSL since the summer of 2018 and have enjoyed getting to know all of the patients! I am originally from Kentucky and have loved the welcoming feeling here. When not at work, I enjoy spending time with my family, being in the sun at the pool or beach, reading books and exercising with my two Labrador Retrievers, Buck and Britton.

Ann

Ann

Administrative Assistant

I recently started working at OCSL in the summer of 2019. I am planning on going to dental school and am looking forward to learning from Dr. Nissen and his staff. In my free time I enjoy watching Netflix, crafting and spending time with my two dogs, Luke and Nellie.

Our Clinical Staff

Adrienne

Adrienne

Laboratory Technician/Certified Orthodontic Assistant with Expanded Functions

I have been working in the orthodontic field since 1998 and have been with Dr. Nissen since then. I originally started off as a chair side assistant and in 2006 received my training in Laboratory Services. I enjoy making and creating retainers that will assist in keeping our patient’s smiles perfect.

Liz

Liz

Certified Orthodontic Assistant with Expanded Functions

I have been working in the orthodontic field since 2000 and have been with Dr. Nissen since that time. I am originally from St. Louis and have been married since 2009. Outside of work my husband and I keep busy with our beautiful daughter.

Amanda

Amanda

Certified Orthodontic Assistant with Expanded Functions

I have been working in the orthodontic field since 2001 and have been with Dr. Nissen since 2007. I enjoy getting to know our patients. My greatest reward is watching each patient progress throughout treatment. In my spare time, I love spending time with my children Karsyn, Ava and Aiden.

Jennifer P.

Jennifer P.

Expanded Functions Orthodontic Assistant

I have been in the Orthodontic field since 1990 and have been with Dr. Nissen since 2011. In my spare time, I love to travel anywhere there is a beach.

Cassie

Cassie

Certified Orthodontic Assistant with Expanded Functions

I have been in the orthodontic field for 10 years and recently joined Dr. Nissen’s team at OCSL. My favorite part about making beautiful smiles is seeing how confident our patients are once they have completed their treatment. When I am not at work, I enjoy spending time with friends and taking care of my adorable Morkie dog Olly!

Mackenzie

Mackenzie

Certified Orthodontic Assistant with Expanded Functions

I have been in the orthodontic field since 2014. I enjoy being outdoors and spending time with the people I adore. I joined OCSL in 2017 and I love transforming kids smiles every day.

Kinsey

Kinsey

Orthodontic Assistant

I have been an orthodontic assistant since 2016. I joined OCSL in 2018 and love being able to work in a field that elevates the self-esteem of so many. I am a homebody that loves spending time with family when I’m not working.

Marisa

Marisa

Certified Dental Assistant with Expanded Functions

I have been working at OCSL since 2018. I love orthodontics and being a part in transforming our patient’s smiles. When not working, I enjoy shopping, finding new restaurants and hanging out with my family and friends.

Sara

Sara

Sterilization Tech

I joined OCSL in 2019 and I am excited to learn all about orthodontics. In my free time I enjoy photography, playing with my two puppies and spending time with family and friends.

Sara

Sara

Sterilization Tech

I started out as a patient of Dr. Nissen’s and grew to love orthodontics. I have been working at OCSL since 2018 and have immensely enjoyed getting to know all of our patients.

Stephanie

Stephanie

Certified Orthodontic Assistant with Expanded Functions

I have been an orthodontic assistant for 19 years. I recently joined the OCSL team and have enjoyed getting to know everyone. When not working I love being outdoors and working out. I have an amazing daughter and grand-puppy, Maverick.