Dr. Crawford, Dr. Wright and their staff take great pride in the level of personal attention given to each patient. Our delivery of orthodontic care is designed to allow every patient to feel special and comfortable, keeping in mind the individual’s unique needs.
We welcome and encourage questions from parents, patients, and spouses at each appointment and as treatment progresses. Our staff is well trained and knowledgeable in all areas, and we are proud to say that all of our assistants are Certified Orthodontic Assistants through the Academy of Orthodontic Assisting.
Kim – Receptionist
Receptionist since 1999 – Kim works part time and enjoys working out and performing in community theater. Kim has three grown children and one grandson.
Melissa has been married to her husband, Scott for 11 years and has two daughters. She enjoys reading and cooking for family and friends. She also enjoys being outdoors and gardening.
Vicki – Treatment Coordinator
Treatment Coordinator since 2006 – Vicki is a lifelong Kenosha resident and attended Bradford High School, UW-Parkside, and MATC. She is a Registered Dental Hygienist, and before returning to work here part time in 2006, she previously had 11 years experience as an orthodontic assistant with Dr. Crawford. Vicki loves spending time with family and friends, traveling, and outdoor activities. Vicki is married and has two young daughters.
Jan – Orthodontic Assistant / Lab Coordinator
Orthodontic Assistant / Lab Coordinator since 1992– Jan has enjoyed the dental field since 1983. She worked for an oral surgeon and a dentist before starting in orthodontics with Dr. Crawford. Jan is happily married. She has two married children and 6 wonderful grandchildren. She enjoys her family, crafts, and her friends. She said one of the things she enjoys doing is things to make other people happy. Jan is a fan of the Chicago Bears!
Sandy – Orthodontic Assistant
Orthodontic Assistant since 1995 – Sandy started working full time for Crawford Orthodontics in 1995. Since then, she got married to her husband Matthew, in April of 1999. She has 3 children which keep her very busy. She now works part time in our Paddock Lake office. She loves animals and has a silver lab (yes silver!) named Haze.
Nora – Orthodontic Assistant
Nora is one of our part time Paddock Lake orthodontic assistants. She has been an endodontic assistant for 10 years and also waitresses part time at Wells Brothers. In her spare time she enjoys cooking and spending time with her family and friends.
Karen – Orthodontic Assistant
Karen joined our staff in 2012. She works in our Paddock Lake office and has been in the dental field since 1987. She is married and has two children.
Kim – Orthodontic Assistant
Kimberlee is one of our part time orthodontic assistants. She is happily married to her husband Tony, they have two sons, Liam and Nash. Outside of work she enjoys spending as much time as possible with her amazing family and friends.
Rose – Orthodontic Assistant
Rose is a single mom and has four children. She has been working in orthodontics and assisting for over 20 years on and off. She has traveled and lived in many places, from one coast to the other. Rose enjoys spring and summer the best, and being outside in the warmth and sunshine is one of her favorite things!
High School and College Staff
Crawford Orthodontics always has high school and / or college students who come in after school hours or on days off to help with work around the office including sterilization, lab work, and various other tasks.