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Our Team

Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly and caring. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office.

Our team includes experienced and energetic professionals whose goal is to communicate with our patients to provide the best care possible.

Meet the Doctor

Dr. Lauryne Vanderhoof

Dr. Lauryne Vanderhoof grew up in Remus, MI. After graduating from Ferris State University where she obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and graduated summa cum laude, Dr. Vanderhoof went on to attend professional school at the University Of Detroit Mercy School Of Dentistry. Dr. Vanderhoof graduated from dental school and was ranked in the top of her class. Dr. Vanderhoof is a current member of the Michigan Dental Association, The American Dental Association, and The Academy of General Dentistry. In her free time she enjoys camping, hiking, backpacking, traveling, and spending time with her friends, family, and pets.

Meet the Team

Karalyn - Office Manager

Karalyn has worked in the dental field for 10 years and graduated with an associate’s degree in special education. She enjoys interacting with patients and helping to ensure that they feel welcome and at ease, while receiving the best care possible. When not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her family, taking her husky on adventures, and crafting!

Michelle – Hygienist

Michelle began her dental career back in 2000. She is happily married to her husband, Joe, and they have 4 wonderful children and 1 sweet grandbaby! She loves building close relationships with her patients as she helps them achieve optimal oral health.

When not working she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling and discovering new life adventures.

Lindsay – Hygienist

Lindsay has been a registered dental hygienist since 2010. She knew from 14 years old that this was what she wanted to do and never looked back. She enjoys partnering with patients in order to meet their dental needs as well their personal dental goals.
In her free time, she loves being with her husband and their young daughter. She also volunteers at her local church by singing, playing keyboard, and helping with the youth group."

Christine – Dental Assistant

Christine has been an assistant for 27 years. She enjoys working with people and is very compassionate and works hard to make sure patients feel comfortable and relaxed during their appointments. During her free time, she enjoys spending time hiking with her boyfriend and getting away for the weekend. Christine has two very bright daughters that are very successful and Christine is very proud of them.

Cindy– Dental Assistant

Cindy has been a dental assistant since 1992. She enjoys giving her full attention to meeting the needs of every patient, while providing treatment with comfort, understanding, and a smile. When not caring for patients, Cindy enjoys an active and social life exercising, hiking, attending church, volunteering, going to concerts, beaching and boating with her 3 children, family and friends.

Jennifer - Patient Care Coordinator

Jennifer is a Grand Valley State University alumnus with a background in event planning and marketing. She is the newest member to join Cascade Family Dental Group and is thrilled to have found such an amazing group of women to work with, everyday! Outside of work, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, walking Zeus, the Pomsky Bear, and eating her favorite food - Macaroni and Cheese!