serving ballard since 1974

Our Team

Baldeep Sangha — Dental Assistant

Baldeep received an Associate of Arts degree from EVCC before transferring to UW to pursue his Bachelor’s in Arts and Science degree. He also received the Honored Certification while attending Sno-Isle Tech Dental Assisting School. Baldeep loves getting to know patients personally, helping them and learning something new from each experience.

Outside of the office, Baldeep enjoys playing and watching basketball, going out to new places, and embarking on new adventures.

Favorite quote: “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.”

Debbie Lenz — Dental Assistant

Debbie graduated from Shoreline CC in 1983 and has been with Ballard Neighborhood Dentist since 2001. She is a registered dental hygienist with a strong focus on periodontal health, and loves helping patients transform their oral health by teaching them improved hygiene techniques. She also loves hearing patients’ stories about their lives, families, and travels.

Outside of the office, Debbie enjoys traveling and hiking, and has recently taken up golfing in her spare time.

Favorite quote: “Floss, because your smile deserves it.”

Leah Garvaes — Office Manager

Leah received her BS in business administration, with a concentration in healthcare management, from Concordia University. In addition to office management, she is also skilled at dental assisting and has special certifications in CPR and first aid. Leah loves working with our amazing team and our wonderful patients, who are always ready to share their stories and jokes. She loves getting to know patients and interacting with them, as well as helping them get the most out of their dental health benefits.

Outside of the office, Leah volunteers with Food Lifeline and HRC, and she enjoys playing board games, role-playing games, arts and crafts, sewing, reading, cooking, and what she describes as general nerd culture and events!

Favorite quote: “What we know matters, but who we are matters more.” – Brene Brown

Call Our Team To Schedule An Appointment

Our team is dedicated to providing top-notch dental care to every member of the community. To schedule an appointment, call Ballard Neighborhood Dentist office in Seattle, WA, today at 206-789-2555. We also proudly serve the residents of Shoreline, Edmonds, Crown Hill, Loyal Heights, and all surrounding communities.

Cosmetic, Restorative, and General Dentistry

It is our goal to provide comprehensive dental care for your whole family. Our wide range of services means that you can see us for all of your needs — without having to visit multiple practices to achieve the smile you’ve always wanted.