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Meet the Staff

Dr. Jocie Weeden grew up in Hillsdale, Michigan. She attended Boston University initially, but received her Bachelor’s Degree in sociology from the University of Michigan. Her Doctor of Dental Surgery and her Masters in Orthodontics were obtained at the University of Michigan as well. Dr. Weeden is an Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor at the University Of Michigan School Of Dentistry in the Graduate Orthodontic Department. She is also involved in many professional oriented activities and is the past president and past editor for the Michigan Association of Orthodontists. She served for many years on the Great Lakes Orthodontic Association Board and was President in 2018. Dr. Weeden is currently a Delegate for the American Association of Orthodontists. Dr. Weeden lives in Saline and has four children: Elizabeth, Nathan, Katherine, and Victoria. She enjoys traveling, reading, running, and biking.

Barb is a Registered Dental Assistant who has worked in orthodontics since 1990, and joined Dr. Weeden when she started practicing in Adrian in 1999. She graduated from Ferris State University in 1986 with an Associates Degree in Dental Assisting. Barb’s responsibilities include all clinical procedures, fabricating some of our appliances and daily statistics which are used to help us improve our service in the clinic. In addition, she is our clinic coordinator. She keeps everyone headed in the right direction. Barb resides in Manitou Beach with her husband, Matt. Her youngest son Connor lives in Adrian with his fiance. Her oldest son Jaron and his wife reside in South Lyon with their two young sons. In her leisure time Barb enjoys golfing, running, watching MSU football, Detroit Tigers, and spinning.

Angela became part of our team in January 2004. She had several years of experience as a general dental assistant before joining our team. She graduated from Adrian High School, attended the Lenawee Vo-Tech Dental Aide program, and later completed the Dental Assisting program at Washtenaw Community College. She earned her Registered Dental Assistant degree in February 2007 from Washtenaw Community College. Her responsibilities include all clinical procedures, fabricating models, making various appliances, and running our in-house lab. Angela lives in Adrian with her husband and their four children. In her leisure time, she enjoys running, walking and watching her kid’s sports.

Chris is our appointment and financial coordinator, who joined our team in October 2004. She has a BA degree in Communications and Psychology from the University of Michigan. She will greet you when you arrive at the office, and schedule your next appointment before you leave. She also handles insurance and billing procedures and questions. Chris is also certified to take x-rays. Chris and her husband, Steve, live in Clinton with their son Desmond. Her daughter Hailey is an interior designer. In her leisure time, Chris enjoys taking spin cycling classes and cheering on the Michigan Wolverines… GO BLUE!

Madison earned her dental assistant certification through the LISD and joined our team in November 2021. She plans on returning to school to enroll in a dental hygiene program. She lives with her family in Manitou Beach and enjoys being on the lake, watching sports, and being active.

Danielle is our treatment coordinator, who has worked in the dental field over the course of 14 years. She familiarizes new patients with our office, gathers information about them, and works with Dr. Weeden throughout the initial examination and coordinates the start of treatment. She also facilitates communication with other dental offices regarding various dental procedures needed by our patients. Danielle resides outside of Adrian with her husband, Matt, son Jayden, daughter Lillian and dog, Wally. Her oldest son, Jayden, attends Madison schools and plays multiple sports including football, basketball and golf. Her youngest daughter Lillian is in the Elementary of Madison schools. Danielle enjoys spending time at sporting events cheering on her kids, watching all Michigan sports, camping, vacationing, visiting family and lifting weights.

Bree has been in the dental field for 12 years after taking the Dental Aide program through the LISD. She is a part of our clinical team. She lives in Tipton with her 5 children, Allie, Elijah, Madelyn, Graelyn, and Drew and their dogs, Navy, Goose, and Maverick. When she isn’t taking her kids back and forth to soccer, gymnastics, and dance, Bree enjoys baking, home improvement projects, traveling, working out, and watching Top Gun on repeat.