Jillian graduated from Pikes Peak Community College in 2015 with Associates in Applied Science for Expanded Functions Dental Assisting. She completed her internship with Dr. Field and then was hired onto the team. She begins each day with a smile on her face and is enthusiastic about her career in dental. She loves getting to know our patients and making them feel comfortable.
Jillian moved to Colorado in 1990 from the small town of Wickenburg Az. She takes advantage of all the outdoor adventures that Colorado has to offers! Go Broncos! Go Rockies! When she is not with her dental family, she is spending time with her amazing husband, who currently is a soldier in the United States Army, and her gorgeous baby girl, Emily.
Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Lori is one of our Expanded Functions Assistants and she has over 35 years’ experience as a dental assistant. She has been with Dr. Field for over 7 years. Lori considers getting to know her patients as the best part of her job.
She has a wonderful husband, 2 beautiful girls and the most precious grandson. When Lori is not working, her and her husband enjoy time with her family, hiking and ATVing in our beautiful Colorado outdoors.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Denise graduated from the University of Colorado with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene in 1990. She is originally a native of Denver where her father practiced dentistry for over 30 years. She remembers hand dipping films in the dark room! Thank goodness for advancements in technology. Denise’s passion and expertise include diagnosing all levels of periodontal disease and treating many of those levels. She is passionate about educating patients and sharing current research with them. She also enjoys alleviating anxiety by bringing a strong sense of humor and caring chair side manner. She tries to be gentle and thorough. She enjoys looking at all aspects of dentistry including the gums, oral cancer screenings, restorative needs and the patient’s bite or “occlusion”.
In her free time, she has 2 kids that run her around and enjoys working out and staying active.
Dr. Gary Field has provided general dentistry to the Colorado Springs area for over 20 years. He is a compassionate dentist who treats his patients as family. He takes the time to get to know his patients, by providing them with exceptional care, and building long-lasting relationships.
Dr. Field was born and raised in Nebraska, and is a diehard "Husker" fan. He earned both his Bachelor's and Doctor of Dental Surgery degrees from the University of Nebraska. After completing a one year general practice residency in Chicago in 1989, Dr. Field and his wife Jenny moved to Colorado Springs, where he started his private practice. They have two wonderful children, Spencer and Delaynie. Dr. Field is an active member of the Colorado Springs dental community. He volunteers regularly for the KIND clinic and the yearly Colorado Mission of Mercy. He is a past-president of the Colorado Springs Dental Society, and the current Secretary for the Colorado Dental Association.
Dr. Field's practice offers state-of-the-art dentistry and "E4D" (CAD-CAM) technology (which allows a crown to be made and ready for a patient in a single office visit). With an experienced and attentive staff, the office runs smoothly, and the patients are made to feel at home.