Meet the Bellevue Dentist Team
Smiles are healthier, brighter, and beautiful in Bellevue thanks to Dr. Najafi and Dr. Jayne.
Dr. Najafi is a prosthodontist who graduated from New York University. He specializes in surgical prosthodontics and brings with him extensive experience in surgical, cosmetic, restorative and reconstructive dentistry.
Dr. Don Jayne is a nationally recognized expert in cosmetic, general, implant, and sedation dentistry. He teaches other doctors from all over the world how to create healthy, beautiful smiles.
Karen, Director of Patient Care
Karen is the first person you meet when you step inside our practice. It’s a good thing because she is a caring and detail-oriented professional in charge scheduling, insurance billing, and financial arrangements.
As a dental care enthusiast who enjoys helping you prevent problems, Karen takes great pride in acting as your advocate. She brings a deep understanding of both dental treatment and benefits systems to her role.
Karen is a graduate of the Northwest College for Dental Assisting and Knapp Business College where she focused her studies on accounting and business management. She completed post graduate training in health care administration, patient service, and dental technology.
When she’s not in the office, Karen enjoys making memories through great experiences. Some of her favorite times were spent scuba diving in the Virgin Islands and Hawaii. Next, she plans to go on an eating tour of Italy.
Tanya, Senior Dental Assistant
Tanya is a bright, talented, and nurturing registered dental assistant with an eye for detail. She possesses a passion for learning and sharing knowledge about oral health.
Providing comprehensive care, that considers your whole health, is Tanya’s priority. To help make visits more comfortable she led our dental team’s adoption of Dental Scanner, a device that makes taking dental impressions easier for patients.
In our practice, you will find Tanya chairside assisting Dr. Najafi. She provides clinical supports for treatment involving dental implants, veneers, and tooth restorations.
Tanya earned her degree in dental assisting from the Dental Assisting Training Center and she holds a certificate in x-ray technology.
Always up for adventure, Tanya’s best vacation yet was a trip to the Maldives. She also loves her mother’s home cooking.