Bemidji Orthodontics team
Pam Tjepkes

Pam Tjepkes

Office Manager

Bemidji State University
In Orthodontics Since 2001

"Nothing is more beautiful than being someone’s reason to Smile"

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Pam Isaacson

Chairside Assistant

Bemidji Technical College
In Orthodontics since 1989

"I like helping people to smile with confidence. I am as excited as the patient is when they come in for their deband appointment."


Angela McNamara, LDA

Chairside Assistant

Dakota County Tech College
In Orthodontics Since 2012

"I love ortho because I, myself, have had lots of ortho done and love to see how people change. It's rewarding to give people confidence through their smile."


Carsan Williams

Chairside Assistant

Northwest Technical College
In Orthodontics Since 2016

"I love seeing the change in patients from start to finish. The confidence they get during treatment is very rewarding. Everyone should love to smile."


Karen Boles

Chairside Assistant

In Orthodontics since Oct 2018.

"Smiles can help people feel like the best version of themselves. Giving people confidence is the most fulfilling part of my job."

Barb Fisher

Barb Fisher

Diagnostic Records Coordinator

Bemidji Technical College
In Orthodontics Since 1985

"I enjoy seeing the results of our hard work. After a patient has worked together with us for a year or two, a transformation takes place."


Linnea Imhof

Treatment Coordinator

Northwest Technical College
Bemidji State University, Community Health B.S. 2023
In Orthodontics Since 2008

"I enjoy the process of building trusting relationships with patients and their families. Helping to educate patients on the orthodontic process builds a patient’s confidence and comfort throughout the transformation process. Life is too beautiful not to smile!"


Shawn VanAntwerpen

Scheduling Coordinator

Bemidji State University
In Orthodontics since 2019

"I love meeting new people every day. I go home at night knowing I may not have changed the world, but I did at least make someone else’s day brighter."