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Kortne is a dental hygienist at Ionia Family Dentistry and a long-time team member. She was born and raised in Ionia and graduated from GRCC. She’s worked at Ionia Family Dentistry with Dr. Swartz since 1998. Her patients love her great personality, as she makes dental appointments enjoyable. She stresses patient education and oral health.


Kortne currently resides in Saranac with her husband Matt and daughters Alli and Karli. Kortne enjoys raising her family and look forward to life’s adventures.  Spare time is spent with friends and family, camping, bonfires, playing games and on an occasion still goes out for a walk.  Kortne's been a long time asset to Ionia Family Dentistry. We enjoy seeing her walk through the door in the morning.


Meet the Team

Jenny is one of Ionia Family Dentistry's Dental Hygienists. She received her degree from Grand Rapids Community College in 2000, and began working with the team in 2001. Her favorite thing in dentistry is seeing the positive impact in people’s self-esteem as their mouth becomes healthier. Jenny enjoys working at Ionia Family Dentistry because of the great group of people who surround her. She feels the Doctors and staff are true professionals who have a passion for their work. She enjoys being a part of it.


Jenny grew up in Belding. She lives there with her husband Brian and five children. When she's not at work you could find her at various sporting events cheering her children and their teammates on.  She's the one who always has a positive attitude and is a pleasure to be around.


Lisa has worked with Ionia Family Dentistry since 2003. She’s the Clinic Coordinator. She enjoys greeting patients as they arrive and usually answers the phone. She has a bubbly personality and it’s easy to tell she enjoys her job.


Lisa has a husband (Steve), three children, Janelle, Corey, and Dillon and her grandchildren are her pride and joy. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends spending time outdoors, playing in her gardens, and reading books. We’re glad to have Lisa. She is an asset to Ionia Family Dentistry.


Tami has worked in the dental field since 1998. She has not only worked at Ionia Family Dentistry since 2000 as Business Manager, but has experience with a dental insurance company. Her goal is to serve others by informing them of the best treatment options available, especially the fearful, as she understands fear of the dentist effects your health and well-being. Tami has seen the many satisfied patients appreciate all her co-workers do.


Tami is a resident of Portland with her husband Jason and four children.  When she is not working she enjoys keeps  busy with her children’s sports activities.


Angie's worked with us at Ionia Family Dentistry since 2001. She grew up in Ionia and attended Heartlands Institute Dental Occupations class. She later became a certified and registered dental assistant which allow her to perform expanded duties in the office. We're glad to have her at Ionia Family Dentistry because of her willingness to learn the new technology we have and her ability to make the patients feel very comfortable.


She currently lives in Portland with her husband, Jeremy and daughter Eva.  She values her time spent with family and friends.  She enjoys camping, bonfires & riding her Harley.  When she has spare time she enjoys being outside and doing Pinterest projects.  She is a valuable part of Ionia Family Dentistry and we are lucky to have her.


Mary Jo has worked at Ionia Family Dentistry for since 2011. Mary Jo studied to be a dental assistant in Toledo, OH at the Toledo Dental Academy. Mary Jo is interested in continuing her education and becoming a Registered Dental Assistant which would allow her to do more in the office.


Originally from Toledo, OH, Mary Jo now resides in Lake Odessa with her husband and four children. Mary Jo moved to the area 4 years ago after relocating for her husbands’ job. Mary Jo enjoys spending time with her family, being outdoors and working on her garden.

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Maggie graduated from Lansing Community College and has been practicing dental hygiene for 6 years. She has been with Ionia Family Dentistry for 2 years.  

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Maggie lives with her husband Josh and their 3 children. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family. She also loves skiing, golfing and staying active.   Maggie is an asset to our IFD family.


April discovered her love and passion in the dental field over 25 years ago.  She truly enjoys what she does and also makes our patients at ease with every visit.  


Married to Jason, they have 4 sons and is currently blessed with many grandchildren with more to come.  Her motto is:  Smile with Faith in your eyes and days are brighter.   April is truly a welcomed smile to our IFD family


Tara had worked as a dental hygienist since 1994 and has been with Ionia Family Dentistry since 2005.  She received her education from Grand Rapids Community College.  She enjoys working with us because of the professionalism, optimism and knowledge that Dr. Swartz, Dr. Wong and the staff possess.


Tara was born, raised and currently lives in Ionia with her husband Andy and their children Paige, Jack, Cole, Bryce and Cash.   Their pride and joy doesn’t stop with children but includes their miniature dachshunds- Penny, Polly and Pepper.   She enjoys cooking, road trip and vacationing up North.   Tara is a great asset to our office.