Russell Morrell, DMD
Dr. Russell Morrell graduated from Southern Illinois University in 1990, where he received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. Prior to this, he attended Southern Utah University, where he received his undergraduate training in chemistry and biology.
Dr. Morrell has over 25 years of experience and extensive training in general and cosmetic dentistry. His commitment to providing quality patient care has driven him to complete higher education training courses beyond state licensure requirements. He loves the diversity of learning and working in all areas of the dental field, and he practices the newest advancements in cosmetic dentistry, implants, no-drill fillings, root canals, crowns, dentures and laser technology.
Our office is mercury free, using composite fillings and shades to complement the tooth’s natural color and structure, giving superior function and appearance. He is diligent in following advanced research and development in leading-edge techniques and equipment while implementing their use with skill and precision.
In June 2014, Dr. Morrell was given the prestigious award of a fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry, an honor only bestowed on those with over 500 hours of advanced education and who complete a competency exam. He is currently working on a mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry. He is also a member of the American Dental Association®, the Alaska Dental Society, the Anchorage Dental Society and the Academy of General Dentistry. In 2017, Dr. Morrell began taking classes from the American Academy of Facial Esthetics. To date, Dr. Morrell has completed BOTOX® cosmetic and pain management classed levels one and two, along with JUVEDERM® levels one and one and PDO lifting threads.
A Utah native, Dr. Morrell grew up as a Boy Scout, sports fan and drumming enthusiast. Living in Alaska since 2001, he has enjoyed fishing and rafting as well. Alaska is the perfect place for an avid outdoorsman like Dr. Morrell, and he can often be seen skiing, hiking and exploring with his family.
David Maisey, DDS
Dr. David Maisey has been practicing dentistry for over 25 years, with the majority of that time in the great state of Alaska.
He very much enjoys his profession as a general dentist. He has invested in much of the latest technology and is always amazed at how far dentistry has come in the last few decades. He and his wife, Cydney, moved to Alaska over 15 years ago and have completely enjoyed raising their two sons and two daughters by getting out in the “Great Alaskan Adventure.”
Dr. Maisey would love to see you and to care for your dental needs. He and our team are not here to oversell anything in dentistry — we just tell it like it is, keep your smile well-tuned and let you decide on your treatment.
Our friendly team is excited to meet you! We are dedicated to your comfort and oral health and do everything possible to help you feel at ease while providing quality care that will meet your need and help you enjoy a healthy smile. Our team speaks English, Filipino and Japanese to even better serve you. Call Denali Dental Care today at (907) 274-7691 to learn more and make an appointment with our dentists in Anchorage, Alaska.
Born and raised in Washington state, Kristen moved to Alaska about one year ago. Recently married in November of 2019, Kristen is happy to make Anchorage her home. She enjoys all aspects of working in the dental field.
In her free time, she loves to go flying with her husband and explore Alaska from a different point of view. Aside from flying, she loves to go hiking, camping, swimming and anything to do with the outdoors.
Lisa was born and raised in Alabama. Lisa and her family were transferred by the military to Alaska in 1990. She has worked in different aspects of the dental field for over 27 years within the Anchorage area. She loves to go camping, hunting and fishing.
Born in the Philippines, Kaye moved to the United States at a young age, making Alaska her new home. She had the privilege of learning both English and Tagalog and speaks both languages fluently. She graduated from the University of Alaska, Anchorage and has enjoyed being in the dental field for over eight years.
She loves spending time with her family, friends and her dog, Gelo. She loves traveling, infusing her tastes buds with a vast array of different cuisines, exploring new adventures and discovering different cultures to widen her perspective of the world.
Chiemi was born and raised in Hokkaido, which is the northernmost island of Japan, basically a mini Alaska, and she moved to Alaska in 2006.
She received her license as a registered dental hygienist in 2017 and bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene from the University of Alaska, Anchorage. She really enjoys her job because she gets to see our patients improve their health and have happy smiles as a result of improvements to their oral health. She wants them to have a comfortable and pleasant dental hygiene appointment, and she is committed to doing her best to minimize their stress in a dental chair as much as possible.
In her free time, Chiemi enjoys outdoor activities like bike riding, hiking, canoeing, skiing, swimming (in a pool), gardening and spending time with her son and friends.
Born and raised in Alaska, Michele entered the dental field as a young mother in 1991. She has enjoyed working both as an assistant and in the administrative side of dentistry.
She and her husband have raised three lovely daughters and enjoy spending time with their three, soon to be four, granddaughters.
When Michele is not working, she actively spends time volunteering in the community.
Lyn has served as a dental hygienist at Denali Dental Care for over 20 years and uses best practices and state-of-the-art technology to give our patients the best experience possible.
Her patients are family to her, and she has seen three generations of loyal patients over the years. Their dental health is her passion, and it gives her great joy to partner with our patients on their journey to health and to see them reach their goal of a beautiful and healthy smile.
Lyn received her dental hygiene degree in 1982 and a Bachelor of Science in technology in 1993 from the University of Alaska, Anchorage (UAA). In 2008, she obtained a Master of Business Administration with an emphasis on health services administration from Alaska Pacific University (APU). She is a member of the Sigma Beta Delta Honor Society, licensed in administration of local anesthesia, has certifications in laser dentistry and CPR/BLS, and is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association and the Alaska Dental Hygiene Association.
Lyn has worked in both private and public health settings, where she provided clinical hygiene and implemented dental disease prevention programs in rural Alaska. She has also been an adjunct clinical instructor for the UAA Dental Hygiene Program, supervising students during their internship.
She was born and raised in the Philippines. Having dentists for parents, she followed in their footsteps and spent three years in dental school before coming to Alaska to join her husband, Alex. She has lived in our beautiful state of Alaska for over 40 years and considers it home and a great place to raise a family. She and her husband have a son, Alexia, and a daughter, Athena. In her free time, she enjoys reading, crafting, gardening and traveling the world. She loves spending time with her family and friends playing board games. She is a huge fan of the New Orleans Saints and the Las Vegas Golden Knights. She also loves good vegetarian food.
Born and raised in Washington state, Amy came to Alaska in 1992 after a brief time in California. She thought she would only give Alaska a year, but she has been here ever since!
She completed dental assisting schooling and earned her CDA over 40 years ago and has maintained it all these years, attending continuing education classes regularly.
She loves to read, bake and cheer on her Washington sports teams!