Dental Assistants

JillJill, Dental Assistant Team Leader

Jill has been a dental assistant with Dr. Yossi for over 20 years. She is a Cedar Rapids Washington High School graduate and received her CDA, RDA, and EFDA from Kirkwood Community College. Jill has been married to her husband Steve for 20 years. They have two cats. She enjoys gardening, reading, traveling and Harley riding (on the back behind her husband).

JenniferJennifer, Patient Care Coordinator

Jennifer joined our office in June 2011. She has a dental assisting degree from Kirkwood Community College and has 4 years of experience. Jennifer works primarily as Patient Care Coordinator and you will also see her smiling face at the front desk and assisting the doctors. Jennifer enjoys spending time with friends, family, and her dog, Lucy. She also likes watching movies, and the outdoors.


Lindsey graduated from the dental assisting program at Kirkwood Community College and has since earned her Expanded Functions and National Certifications. She has been employed at Cedar Rapids Smile Center for over two years. She enjoys boating, reading (fiction only!), watching movies, and playing Mario Kart. She also enjoys spending time with her friends & family. She has an older brother, Joel, and a younger sister, Katie.


Sharon has been with Cedar Rapids Smile Center for four years. She received her dental assisting training from Northeast Iowa Community College at Peosta and has 15 years of experience in the dental field. She enjoys reading, scuba diving, traveling, and going to Iowa games. She has two standard poodles, Mic & Finn.


Trisha is a Registered Dental Assistant who earned her dental assisting degree from Kirkwood Community College in 2006 and received her Expanded Functions in 2010. She also has a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Biology from Upper Iowa University. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, watching movies, shopping, going to concerts, and baking.