Meet the Team

Altitude Family Dental was founded with the vision of creating a dental practice that treats every patient with dignity and first-rate care.  The team at Altitude Family Dental are highly-trained and exceptionally friendly.  We understand that for many, visiting a dentist can be a stressful experience.  Our comfortable surroundings and compassionate dental professionals will ease your fears.

Greg Adair DMD

Dr. Greg Adair grew up in a small town in eastern Oregon.  He graduated cum laude from Brigham Young University in 1997.  At Brigham Young University he met and married his wife Jennifer.  She grew up in Colorado and always had a desire to return.  Dr. Adair graduated with high honors from Oregon health Sciences University in Portland, Oregon in 2002 and moved back to Colorado.  He has been practicing in the Eagle/Gypsum area ever since. 
Dr. Adair has always loved learning and looks for ways to add to his current knowledge of dentistry.  He has completed an extensive course in orthodontics for adults and children.  In addition, he has completed training for implant placement.  Dr. Adair loves the Colorado lifestyle.  He is an avid sports fan and can often be found watching or participating in them.  His greatest joy in life is spending time with his family.  He and his wife have three children Talon, Brandon, and Sydney.

 Joshua Rudin DDS

Dr. Joshua Rudin is a native of the western slope and loves being able to serve the local community through dentistry.  A former U.S. Marine, he graduated with honors from Arizona State University prior to completing dental school at the University of Texas School of Dentistry.  Dr. Rudin is fascinated by the many technological advancements in modern dentistry and is always looking for ways to use the most recent advances to make dentistry a more comfortable experience for his patients. Dr. Rudin brings with him a love of helping people smile and a vision of providing the highest quality oral heath care to the Eagle Valley.  He is happily married to his high school sweetheart Nikol, and together they have five children ranging in age from toddlers to teenagers with whom they share a passion for all things outdoors.

Bonnie Cahill RDH

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 Stephanie Fuller-Tadlock RDH

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 Melinda Jensen-RDH

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Laura Merlihan RDH

Laura has been a Dental Hygienist for 18 years.  She was born and raised just outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  She received her hygiene degree in Wilmington, Delaware.
In 2002 the mountains of Colorado were calling her to come and play.  While living here she met her husband Shane on a chair lift in Beaver Creek, Colorado.  They have two sons. 

Jannelly Esparza CDA

Jannelly grew up in the Vail Valley.  After high school she moved to Denver and earned her dental assisting certificate from Pima Medical Institute.  She has specialized in orthodontics ever since.  She also manages a food truck business with her long-term boyfriend, so in her spare time; if there is any, she enjoys exploring the world outside of Colorado.  

Geraldine Perdigon CDA

Charlene Trujillo CDA

Charlene graduated from MacComb College with an associate degree in Dental Assisting in 1984.  She finds dental assisting very rewarding and loves to make life changing smiles.  In her spare time she enjoys hiking, reading and spending time with family and friends.

 

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