About Us

Our office has been providing dental services to Grandville and surrounding communities since 1974. Our clients value our professional, friendly environment and the high quality dental services we provide, in a modern up to date facility. Each member of our team is thoroughly trained to exceed industry standards. We currently have a staff of 2 dentists and 11 auxiliary team members to assist you with your dental care.

Meet our team:

Dr. Larissa Bishop
Larissa graduated from Kalamazoo College in 1996 and is a 2000 graduate of the University of Detroit Mercy Dental School. She is a member of the ADA, MDA, Kent County Dental Society, AGD, & has served as president of West Michigan District Dental Society and serves on multiple Michigan Dental Association committees. Dr. Bishop has been a product evaluator for the Dental Advisor, a ‘Consumers Report’ for the profession. She is part of the Spear Study Club and Spear Education. Dr. Bishop is an avid runner, and enjoys yoga, golfing and gardening. Dr. Bishop lives in the community of Byron Center and enjoys spending her free time with her husband, three young daughters, and their Golden Mountaindoodle.
Dr. Rebecca Vander Baan
Rebecca graduated from Calvin College in 2003 and is a 2007 graduate of the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. She is a member of the ADA, MDA, and Kent County Dental Society. After practicing on the East side of the state for a year, Dr. Vander Baan moved back home where she has practiced in the Grand Rapids area since 2008. She joined the Grandville Dental Health Center team in 2014. Dr. Vander Baan is active in Spear Education for advanced dental training and participates in a local Spear study club. She has also served multiple terms for the MDA House of Delegates. Dr. Vander Baan enjoys all kinds of outdoor sports. She loves to travel and to cook. She also enjoys spending her free time with her husband, two kids, and two terriers.
Amy – Dental Hygienist
Amy has been a hygienist since 1990 and has been with Grandville Dental since 1994. She is married with 3 children.
Ashley – Dental Assistant
Ashley graduated from GRCC with an RDA in 2010 and joined Grandville Dental that summer. She enjoys running, photography, and spending time with her 2 young children.
Sara – Office
Sara has been employed in the dental field since 1999. Starting off as a dental assistant and then making the transition to the front of the office. She joined Grandville Dental Health Center team in 2017. She lives in Byron Center with her husband, two children and their dog Charlie. She enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering in her church.
Julie – Dental Hygienist
Julie has worked in the dental field for over 20 years and has been a member of the Grandville Dental Health Center team since 1999. She and her husband, Terry, have 2 grown boys.
Karis – Dental Hygienist
Karis graduated from the University of Missouri Kansas City. Her husband’s work relocated their family to MI and in 2006 she started subbing at Grandville Dental Health Center, 2014 she joined the team working part time as one of their five hygienists. Both of her daughters graduated from Grandville High School and attend college in Kalamazoo. Outside of enjoying her professional career she likes reading, yoga and sunny days.
Kaye – Business Administration
Kaye first started working in the dental field in 1978 for an orthodontist, then for an oral surgery practice, and now in general dentistry. She has been employed with the Grandville Dental Health Center team since 2003. Kaye lives in Wyoming with her husband and their dog, Ruby. They have three grown children and five granddaughters.
Sallie – Dental Assistant
Sallie started her Dental Assisting career in Petoskey in 1995. She has lived and worked in Colorado and California before starting with our office in 2006. She lives in Grand Rapids, has a dog and enjoys the great outdoors.
Shannan – Dental Assistant
Shannan is an RDA who has been with Grandville Dental since graduating from GRCC in 2000. Shannan lives in Grand Rapids with her husband, 3 children and their dog Bauer. She enjoys spending time with her family, taking photos of her kids, and crafting.
Shannon – Dental Hygienist
Shannon, graduated from GRCC in 1994 and joined Grandville Dental Health Center that same year. She enjoys scrap-booking, golf, running with her dog and traveling with her husband.
Becca – Hygenist
Becca graduated from GRCC’s dental hygiene program in 2015. She started working at Grandville Dental Health Center in January 2016. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and 2 dogs.
Melissa – Dental Assistant
Melissa started assisting in 2004 in Muskegon. She moved to Byron Center in 2015 and joined Grandville Dental Health Center’s team in 2016. In her spare time she loves spending time with her family and outdoor activities.