Meet Our Team
As you read about our team, you will see that we have gathered the best in the business. Experience and skill that are second to none!
Bobette Charboneau – Patient Care Coordinator
Bobette has been a dental assistant for 25+ years and her passion for it shows. It is common for our patients to express how much she has helped them make their dental care a positive experience. Her warm personality and love for people are noticeable from your first encounter. A desire to learn the latest in advancements in dental care and technology are what first attracted her to Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry.
“Having the opportunity to positively change a person’s life in a profound way is what inspires me.”
Since joining our team she has completed hundreds of hours in continuing education with Dr. Peterson. Topics including Comprehensive Aesthetic Occlusal Reconstruction, Critical Steps for Physiologic Success, Full Mouth Reconstruction, Practical Advanced TMD, The Physiologic Treatment for OSA, Physiologic Orthodontics, Laser Training and Certification for Er:Yag and Nd:Yag lasers as well as NightLase and SmoothLase Certification.
Originally from Idaho, she has lived in Utah for 28 years now. She is a proud mother of a wonderful daughter who was recently married and lives in Hawaii. We are all exited for her to welcome her first grandchild later this year! In her spare time she loves to ski, golf and travel.
Ashley Kober – Treatment Coordinator
Ashley is a native of Alabama and left Tennessee to move to Utah in 2013 with her Husband Nathan. She is the first face you’ll see when you walk in the office and the friendly voice on the other side of the phone. Her bubbly personality and great sense of humor is appreciated by patients and the team alike. She makes every day in the office fun!
Ashley is our resident expert to help you with billing and answer questions about financial arrangements. She is detail oriented and the perfect personality to make sure our office systems are firing on all cylinders. She goes to extremes to work on the needs of each individual. It won’t take long for you to grow to love her!
She enjoys spending time with Nathan, her friends and her dog Louie.
Teresa Barjenbruch – Dental Hygienist
Teresa earned her Associate of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Indiana University in 1990. Her commitment to education and caring approach to patient care are truly special.
Teresa has received training through the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies, having completed course work in neuromuscular dentistry, metal free restorations, and dynamic team concepts. She is a graduate of the JP Consultants Institute in advanced diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease. Teresa has studied biological dentistry through the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology. She has completed laser certification through the Academy of Laser Dentistry, is trained in the use of CO2, diode, Nd:Yag, and Er:Yag lasers to enhance the outcome of periodontal therapy.
Teresa has been published, co-authoring Effective, Conservative, Contemporary, Non-surgical Periodontal Treatment in RDH Magazine.
Her patients are constantly complementing her on thoroughness, stating they’ve never had such a good cleaning or had a hygienist that taught then so much about their oral health.
In her spare time Teresa likes spending time with her husband, Kevin and two sons, Matthew and Connor. Hiking and Bikram hot yoga are among her favorite activities.