Dr. Dwight D. Simpson
Practicing Advanced Dentistry, Orthodontics, Implants, and More
Dr. Simpson graduated from the Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in 1992, receiving the Academy of Operative Dentistry’s award for outstanding achievement for best overall restorative dentistry in his class. He then completed extensive post-graduate coursework in both orthodontics and TMJ therapies at the Mid America Orthodontic Society. Dr. Simpson has also received the Smile Gallery Gold Medal from the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Dr. Simpson joined the Jackson Creek Dental Group with the goal of providing the best, most current and most complete dentistry possible, always making sure to fulfill his clients’ needs, life dreams, and expectations.
He is a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, the International Association of Orthodontics, the Western States Study Group for Functional Jaw Orthopedics, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
When not at work, Dr. Simpson’s top priority is spending time with his family. He also enjoys bicycling, kayaking, snow and water skiing, woodworking, computers, gadgets, problem solving, and helping others.
Tanjia, Registered Dental Hygienist
Tanjia has always wanted to be in the dental field, after being heavily influenced by her hygienist when she was a young girl. She graduated from Western Career College in 1995 as a Registered Dental Assistant and went on to receive her Associate’s Degree from Cosumnes River College in 2004. She then attended San Joaquin Valley College to get her Registered Dental Hygienist license in 2006.
Tanjia joined Jackson Creek Dental Group in June 2006 as a hygienist and has been educating and treating our patients ever since. She loves seeing her patients and has built some lasting relationships with them. Her strong belief in taking charge of your dental health is passed down to everyone she sees through continuous patient education.
Family is an important part of Tanjia’s life and her kids are her priority. In her spare time, she likes to cook, bake and make time to go running.
Jennifer, Registered Dental Assistant with Extended Functions
A 1994 graduate of Western Career College, Jennifer has attained her Extended Functions License and Invisalign™ certification. She has experience with x-rays, coronal polishing and is licensed in ultrasonic scaling. She believes in keeping up on continuing education in order to stay current with new products and technology and sees dentistry as a field in which you never stop learning. With an attitude like that is it any wonder she’s won awards for Excellence in Patient Care?
When not at work, Jennifer’s interests include camping, gardening, and creating art projects.
Kylee, Registered Dental Assistant
Kylee graduated from Brightwood College as a Dental Assistant in 2018 and joined our office in 2019. She worked as a Dental Assistant for 1 year in Angels Camp before becoming a part of our team. Kylee has always had a goal in life to help people. She strives to give dental patients the type of care they should always receive. Kylee really wants patients to feel comfortable and have a positive experience. She loves the fact that we are an advanced office with up to the date technology so she can continue to learn and grow. Kylee says she eventually wants to become a Hygienist after she gains all of her knowledge from being an Assistant.
Kylee likes the friendly and personable staff at Jackson Creek Dental and is excited to get to know everyone better. In her free time, Kylee loves to spend time around water. She enjoys jet skis, boating, swimming, and just about every other thing you can do in and around the water. She also loves to spend time with her family and friends and their kids, she is known as the God Aunt to many of them. Kylee is a caring person who is excited to give our patients the best experience she can.
Britney, Patient Coordinator
Britney joined our practice in 2018 as a Patient Coordinator for Dr. Simpson and his team. Prior to joining our team, Britney spent over 20 years in the banking industry and was a branch manager for the past 4 years. Britney previously lived in Roseville California and after visiting Amador County, she decided to move her family to this wonderful area. Britney stated that one of her priorities while working in this community is to build strong relationships so that patients will be happy to return.
Britney understands the importance of dental hygiene and is looking forward to sharing that with her patients.
When she is not working, Britney enjoys spending most of her time with her family. She loves to go to her kids’ soccer games or take them horseback riding. She also enjoys walking her two pit bulls, Ally and Blue, around her neighborhood. On top of all of that, she recently signed up for a bowling league.