V. Kim Kutsch
Dr. Kim Kutsch is an Albany/Corvallis area native and received his dental degree from the University of Oregon. He is both a practicing dentist and an internationally recognized expert in cavity prevention and minimally invasive dentistry. Because he has dedicated his entire career to the development of new technologies and treatment methods in dentistry, it has been a natural progression to utilize them in our practice.
Dr. Kutsch is a lifelong inventor, and holds numerous patents relative to the dental profession. He helped develop the Carifree® system, which diagnoses and eliminates tooth decay. He is a mentor in the prestigious Kois Center for dentists in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Kutsch is a published author and favored keynote speaker at dental meetings throughout the world.
Dr. Kutsch has a lifelong passion for fly fishing and playing the banjo. He and his wife Dana enjoy traveling and outdoor adventures. Together, they have five children and ten grandchildren.
Dr. Greg Renyer is a native Oregonian. He grew up in the Hillsboro/Forest Grove area and received his dental training and degree from OHSU. Also passionate about the patient’s experience, Dr. Renyer helped found the World Congress for Minimally Invasive Dentistry in 1999. He is a mentor dentist to the Kois Center for Dental Excellence in Seattle, Washington.
Dr. Renyer met his wife Jennifer while attending OSU as an undergraduate. They have two children: Karissa and Nick, and are both very involved in their school and extracurricular activities. He enjoys biking, skiing, camping, and days at the beach.
We are proud of our team of talented hygienists. Between them, they have close to 80 years of experience. They are the first people you see when you visit the office, and specialize in helping you maintain your teeth for a lifetime. They will not only clean and polish your teeth – they also diligently check for any sign of disease, thoroughly document your current condition and perform a screening for indications of oral cancer. Visit them once, and you’ll see why our patients love to come in every six months.
Our Assisting Team
Behind every great dentist, there is an exceptional assistant, and ours are some of the best. They are present to take x-rays, prepare for procedures, and assist in surgery. Also, they ensure our treatment rooms are clean and germ-free, and instruments are fully sterilized. With over 75 years of experience between them, you can count on our assisting team to be there for your comfort. They can clarify details with you, like your next steps in treatment or postoperative instructions.
Our Administrative Team
Our administrative team streamlines your experience in the office. They answer your inbound call, make your appointment, assist you in getting the maximum benefit from your dental plan and help you determine how you’d like to handle your next phase of treatment. They ensure your paperwork is in order, clear up questions about your balance and help you obtain third-party financing for treatment, if needed. If you have questions about anything in the office, the administrative team is here to help.
We’re thrilled to welcome Dr. David Hatch to our staff as a part-time provider of services. He is a graduate of OHSU School of Dentistry and especially enjoys performing difficult restorations and root canal therapy. Dr. Hatch is deeply focused on continuing education and, like our other principal dentists, serves as a mentor at the prestigious Kois Center for Dental Excellence. In his spare time, he is an avid baseball fan who plays in a league every year. We are excited for the opportunity to work with a dentist who shares our vision of excellence.
Our team is delighted to introduce to you Dr. Jan Andrew Kooning. An accomplished surgeon, Dr. Kooning offers patients exceptional skill in both complex oral surgery and implant placement. He is a Graduate of OHSU’s School of Dentistry. Later, he received his Specialist’s training in oral and maxillofacial surgery from the State University of New York. He has served as a surgical implant placement instructor and mentor for Nobel Biocare and was voted 2007’s Top Dentist in Portland Monthly magazine. In his free time, Dr. Kooning enjoys reading, scuba diving, dabbling in photography, and riding his motorcycle.
Dr. Yenne & Schofield
We are pleased to offer the seasoned expertise of Dr. Stephen Yenne and Dr. Jay Schofield to our patients in need of braces. Dr. Schofield received his dental degree at OHSU and later earned his degree in orthodontics from the University of the Pacific in San Francisco, California. Dr. Yenne also received his dental training at OHSU, and earned his orthodontic degree from the University of Pennsylvania. The partners are well known for their warm and caring demeanor and for dazzling results. Both Dr. Yenne and Dr. Schofield are past presidents of the Marion-Polk-Yamhill Dental Society and are members of numerous dental organizations.