Our friendly team is excited to meet you! We love welcoming patients of all ages to our office, and we go above and beyond to make Luff Orthodontics a positive and comfortable environment. We invite you to call us at (907) 563-3015 to schedule your appointment with our orthodontists in Anchorage, Alaska, and learn more about orthodontic treatment!


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Sara

Office Manager
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Sara is a lifelong Alaskan, born and raised in the Valley. She completed her bachelor’s degree in Utah and joined our team in April 2015. She enjoys the family feeling of our office and the way that each member of our team works hard but also has fun. Sara has worked in both the front office and the clinical aspects of our practice, and she strives to help with any need that may arise. She loves helping to make people smile.

Sara has been married to her best friend since 2013. She loves anything outdoors, including hiking, fishing, camping and biking. She also enjoys playing soccer and learning new things every chance she gets.

Tia

Treatment Coordinator
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Tia was born and raised in Alaska, graduating from East Anchorage High School before joining our team in 2013. She enjoys being part of a team that always supports each other and always does their best to achieve success for their patients. Tia is a great team player and is always finding ways to have fun and make people smile and feel good.

Tia is the second of three sisters and has a fur baby named Lucy, who is her whole world. Outside of the office, she loves food and cooking, as well as being outdoors. She can often be found hiking, boating, jet skiing, snowmachining, camping and fishing. She also enjoys traveling and watching the rodeo.

Carissa

Scheduling Coordinator
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Carissa joined our team in 2019. She enjoys learning and growing with our practice, and she is an excellent team player, working hard and setting goals that contribute to the success of our office. When not at work, she enjoys hiking, fishing, camping, and spending time with her family and friends.

Jenny

Financial Coordinator
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Jenny has been with our team since 2016. She loves being part of a team of friends that are like family and who always laugh at her corny jokes. She also appreciates that Luff Orthodontics has the kindest leadership and quality of team out of anywhere she has worked. Jenny’s detail-oriented approach helps keep our office running smoothly.

Jenny has a background in graphic design and in learning and teaching languages. She recently picked up single-track biking and is loving it!

Alyssa

Lead Assistant
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Alyssa joined Luff Orthodontics in 2013. She loves having lunch with her friends on our team and works diligently to care for our patients and keep our office running smoothly. Alyssa is a second-generation Alaskan and loves to remodel houses in her spare time.



Tessa

Orthodontic Assistant
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Tessa became a part of our team in July 2020. She is certified EMT, and she loves her co-workers and the dynamic of working at Luff Orthodontics. She is especially skilled at noticing what needs doing and getting it done.
Tessa has three brothers, a bulldog and a bearded dragon that may just be big enough to qualify as a dinosaur! In her free time, she enjoys meditating, oil painting, hiking, camping and backpacking.

Erica

Orthodontic Assistant
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Erica graduated from East High School in 2017 and UAA in 2020, and she joined our team soon after. Her favorite part of working at Luff Orthodontics is that everyone shares the same vision and dedication in working. You can often find her bringing snacks to her coworkers in case they get hungry and helping patients achieve the smile they always wanted.
Erica is the youngest of two children and was born and raised in the Philippines. She likes to travel, cook and explore different types of food.

Barbie

Orthodontic Assistant
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Barbie is a certified dental assistant and completed her training at the University of Alaska, Anchorage. She always does her best to give her patients great smiles, and she’s a part of why our team works so well together and cares so much about our patients’ happiness.
Barbie has a husband and a son who moved up to Alaska from Missouri in 2017. When she has time, she loves being outdoors, biking and hiking!