Dr. Larissa Bishop 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 American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, Kent County Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry. She has also served as president of the 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 “consumer 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. Larissa lives in the community of Byron Center and enjoys spending her free time with her husband, three young daughters, and their golden mountain doodle.
Dr. Rebecca Vander Baan 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 American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, and the 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 Michigan Dental Association House of Delegates. Dr. Vander Baan enjoys all kinds of outdoor sports and loves to travel and cook. She also enjoys spending her free time with her husband, two kids, and two terriers.