Our Team

Elyce, Office Manager


Practice Manager

Elyce assists Dr. Thanik in all surgical procedures and joined our team in 2005. She enjoys coming to work every day and always has our patient's best interests in mind. She balances her high quality of care with levity by knowing when to have fun at work. Working side-by-side with Dr. Thanik has given Elyce many opportunities to learn from his experience and allows her to view how much he cares about each patient he sees.

Elyce loves living in Portland and taking advantage of all this area has to offer. She has a supportive group of family and friends and considers herself to be extremely blessed.

Ashlee, Dental Hygenist at Progressive Periodontics


Dental Hygenist

Ashlee is our talented dental hygenist. She truly enjoys her job and enjoys coming to work each day. It's a privilege to work alongside a team that finds pride in what they do and how they care for their patients.

In Ashlee's spare time, she enjoys playing with her adorable puppy, Leo. Ashlee is also an avid golfer who enjoys spending time on the course when the weather allows.

Alysia, Front Desk at Progressive Periodontics


Patient Coordinator

Alysia is the smiling face that greets each patient as they enter the door. She has a passion for providing exceptional customer service, and loves that each day at this knowledgeable office brings something new and exciting her way. Her favorite part of the job is meeting new patients and ensuring that all of their needs are met.

When Alysia isn't at the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, as well as her cat, Mia. She also enjoys hiking and spending time in the city.