Our staff is a committed group of dental professionals who are here to bring you and your entire family fabulous dentistry in a warm and fun environment. When you become a part of our dental family you will laugh a lot and at the same time be confident that you are given the same high quality of dentistry we would give our own families.
To bring the dentistry I love to each of my patients so they can enjoy a beautiful smile for a lifetime. Using my creative gifts to change each life by doing the dentistry I have committed my life to. That accomplished, both our lives will be changed for the better.
Dr. Marc Ball, DDS
Dr. Ball was born in the Yakima Valley and raised in Eastern Washington. He married his wonderful wife, Kathy, 44 years ago. The have twin daughters, two great son in laws and three of the smartest and most beautiful grandchildren ever.
He received his undergraduate degree from Walla Walla College in Biology and Religion with an emphasis in music and art. He pursued his dental education at Loma Linda University and graduated in 1978. Dr. Ball opened his practice in Wenatchee in 1979 and has enjoyed the challenges of creative family dentistry. He is a member of the North Central Washington Dental Society, American Dental Association, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and The American Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Ball continues to study and explore more creative ways of bringing great dental health to his patients.
Dr. Ball is committed to making high quality dentistry available to all he has the pleasure of working with and at the same time making the dental experience fun and enjoyable. He and his staff are dedicated to making your smile one you can be proud of. They love to see the changes that a beautiful smile can bring to their patients lives.
After living in the valley for many years, he realizes his commitment to this valley runs very deep. The people here are important to him and he is proud to be a part of making many smiles fabulous.
Dr. Ball welcomes you, to become a part of that commitment.
Mary is a transplant from Springfield, Oregon and arrived in the Wenatchee Valley in 1978. Mary has worked in the medical and dental field for over 20 years.
Mary joined our staff in 2003. She recently moved from the front desk to become our insurance specialist. If you have dental insurance questions, Mary will work tirelessly until she has the answer. Coordinating dental and medical insurance as well as Medicare benefits is her specialty. Mary also has options for clients who are self-pay.
Mary and her husband have been married for 35 years. They have three sons and six grandchildren. Family is the love of her life. When not in the office she enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, bowling on two leagues, gardening and collecting antiques.
REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Rhonda is proud of her roots in Montana and the Southeastern United States but the Wenatchee Valley has become home for her and her family. She is married to Jerry, an engineer for Selland Construction, and they have two children. Samantha is an Elementary Education Teacher and Jedrich is a Civil Engineer.
After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology at Montana State Univeristy she went on to Carroll College obtaining her Bachelor of Arts in Dental Hygiene. Education is important to Rhonda so she has attended numerous courses throughout the years. She has always worked in private practice but also had the opportunity to teach clinical skills at Carroll College in the Dental Hygiene Department. Rhonda joined Dr. Ball's practice in 2011.
When not working she enjoys traveling, reading, cooking, hiking, fishing, camping, skiing, gardening and about anything that can be done outdoors. Favorite times are spent with family and friends.
After many years, Rhonda still enjoys dentistry due to all the wonderful people she gets to meet and treat.
REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT
Teri joined Dr. Ball's practice in 2013 bringing with her 37 years of dental experience. Originally an Alaska resident, she has been living and practicing dental assisitng in the Wenatchee Valley since 1979.
She graduated from Valdez High School in Valdez, Alaska. After high school she joined Job Corps in Astoria, Oregon to obtain her Dental Assisting Degree, graduating with honors in 1977.
Teri and her husband, Bill, are the the parents of two adult sons and two adult daughters who have blessed them with eight beautiful grandchildren. Her interests include baking, cake decorating, attending blues festivals with her family and friends and spending time with her grandchildren. She also enjoys traveling around the Pacific Northwest attending car shows with her husband in his '69 Chevy Camaro.
Angie de la Riva
REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT
Angie de la Riva was raised in the small community of Dos Palos, California. She graduated from high school there and then went on to Kaplan College in Fresno, California where she earned her Dental Assistant degree. She graduated with Honors in 2011.
Angie and Eri, a wildland firefighter with the Entiat Hotshots, moved to Wenatchee in 2013. Shortly after arriving in the Wenatchee Valley their daughter, Milani, was born. When not working in the dental office, Angie enjoys exploring the Wenatchee Valley and its surroundings either hiking, fishing or biking with her family and their two dogs. In July 2014 Angie joined our dental practice bringing several years of dental assisting experience. Angie is Bilingual. One of Angie’s goals is to educate the Hispanic community concerning the importance of oral health.
Narima "Nany" Figueroa
Registered Dental Hygienist
Nany was born in Puerto Rico and moved to Boston at the age of nine. She and her family relocated to Washington State in 2009. Nany is married to her high school sweetheart, Josh, and they have two wonderful, smart boys who attend Valley Learning Academy.
After completing her Dental Hygiene pre-requisites at Roxbury Community College Nany transferred and graduated with high honors with an Associate Degree from Mount Ida College in Newton, MA. She has attended multiple continuing education courses and dental conferences since starting her career.
When Nany is not at work she occupies her time home schooling her boys. She spends about 50 hours a month offering Bilble studies to the local Hispanic Community. She also enjoys dancing, traveling and spending time with family and friends.