Meet The Team

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At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health.  We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs.  As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication.  Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.

As your dental health professionals, we want you to be confident knowing that we are a team of highly trained and skilled clinicians. We pride ourselves in providing the care you need to keep your smile healthy.

To give you the best possible service and results, we are committed to continual education and learning. We attend dental lectures, meetings, and dental conventions to stay informed of new techniques, the latest products, and the newest equipment that a modern dental office can utilize to provide state-of-the-art dental care. Also, being members of various professional dental associations helps us to stay abreast of the changes and recommendations for our profession.

Amber Blohm

Dental Assistant

Amber graduated from Ross Medical Education Center in 2020. She has been a dental assistant at Forest Hills Family Dentistry since 2020. She enjoys working with patients to help them achieve their dental goals and focus on their overall health.  She enjoys traveling and spending time with friends and family.

Julie Schroeder

Dental Assitant/Patient Coordinator

Julie is a lifelong resident of Ludington and has enjoyed working in the dental profession for over 40 yrs. At the age of 16 she started working with Dr. Robert Overholt. She continued working for Dr. Scott Sitler when he took over the practice, and has remained a loyal staff member for Dr. Timothy Ruby. She and her husband of 43 year have raised 1 daughter, 1 son, and are blessed with three grandchildren. Julie enjoys walking, gardening, and spending time with family.

Alaina Hepworth

Patient Coordinator

Alaina has been a scheduling coordinator at Forest Hills Family Dentistry since 2019. She enjoys helping patients receive the best possible dental care, and is committed to providing the best service to our patients. Alaina graduated from Hyles-Anderson College in 1999 with an office management degree. She enjoys traveling and being outdoors.

Jessica Hsueh

Dental Hygienist

Jessica has lived in the Ludington area for over 15 years with her family. She pursued her love for teeth at Ferris State University and graduated in 2018 with her Associates in Dental Hygiene. She worked up North prior to returning to her hometown and she is thrilled to be back serving the community. Her favorite part of being a Registered Dental Hygienist is being able to build meaningful, lasting relationships with her patients while helping them achieve and maintain good oral-systemic health. When she is not in the office she enjoys cooking and spending time with her family. She loves animals and is also a huge foodie. She enjoys trying new foods and restaurants especially when she travels. Jessica joined Forest Hills Family Dentistry as a Registered Dental Hygienist in 2019 and she is thankful to be a part of such a caring team that prides themselves in providing exceptional care to their patients. She looks forward to taking care of your health and smile!

Rebecah LaPrad

Dental Hygienist

Rebecah has been a Dental Hygienist at Forest Hills Family Dentistry since 2020. She graduated from Ludington High School in 2012 and Ferris State University with her degree in Dental Hygiene in 2016. She enjoys working with her patients to ensure they are performing proper home care so that their oral health is the best that it can be. She enjoys expanding her knowledge through continuing education so that her skills continue to develop. She strives to keep her patients as comfortable in the dental chair as possible while giving them the best possible care she can deliver. She has participated in a dental missions trip to Guyana South America to deliver dental care to the people of Guyana and hopes to return one day to do more for them. Rebecah enjoys spending time with her family on the weekends. She also enjoys traveling and hopes to get many more stamps on her passport in years to come. 

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