Meet Our Team
At Pine Creek Dental, we are proud to have the best and most friendly staff among all the offices of Colorado Springs dentists.
Bill Thompson, DDS
Dr. Thompson grew up in Missouri in a small town of 1,100 people. He met his future wife there in 7th grade. He completed his undergraduate education at Missouri State University and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Missouri. During dental school he was selected to receive the U.S. Army Health Professions Scholarship.
Dr. Thompson entered the U.S. Army as a Captain. After completing one year Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency at Fort Carson, Dr. Thompson and his family moved to Buedingen, Germany. He was the officer in charge of a dental facility and the sole dentist providing dental care to 2,700 soldiers, their families and civilians.
Upon completion of his service with the Army, Dr. Thompson and his family moved back to Colorado Springs. In 2004, he opened the doors at Pine Creek Dental. He has become one of the most trusted dentists in Colorado Springs, CO. Most of Dr. Thompson’s time away from work is spent on his favorite pastime: spending time with his wife and three children. He enjoys hiking, racing cars and watching his children play sports. “I honestly love being a dentist. My goal is to improve the lives of the patients I serve. At Pine Creek Dental we create a painless experience and help our patients feel comfortable. That’s my promise to you.”
Dr. Thompson’s Professional Accomplishments–
- Bachelor of Science in Biology, Missouri State University
- Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Missouri Dental School
- Advanced Education in General Dentistry, Fort Carson, Colorado
- Advanced Trauma and Life Support Course
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certified
- American Dental Association
- Colorado Dental Association
- Colorado Springs Dental Society
- Academy of General Dentistry
Professional Honors and Awards:
- Missouri Marine Corps League Scholarship – 2 Time Recipient
- Health Professions Scholarship Program Recipient
- Army Service Ribbon
- Overseas Service Ribbon
- Army Achievement Medal
- Meritorious Service Medal
- Composed and published periodontal surgery article in General Dentistry, a peer reviewed journal
Janice is Pine Creek Dental’s treatment coordinator. She has been in the dental field for 26 years and has been with Pine Creek Dental since 2005. Janice is married to Tom and has lived in Colorado since 1982. She has three sons and seven grandchildren. She loves hiking, gardening, baking, and spending time with her family. “My favorite part about Pine Creek Dental is interacting with patients.”
Cherie Rambo is a dental assistant at Pine Creek Dental. She was born in Chicago and raised in Shreveport, LA. She received her Expanded Duties certification from the University of Florida. She’s married to Roy and they have three daughters, one son, one granddaughter, and a dog Sonny. Her favorite pastimes are hiking, shopping, traveling and spending time with family and friends. “I love working with all of our wonderful patients, building relationships with them and team members.”
Jenni is a registered dental hygienist at Pine Creek Dental. She attended hygiene school at IWCC in affiliation with Creighton University and graduated in 2006. She has been working at Pine Creek Dental since graduation, which has now been 8 years. She is married with 4 young children, and likes to do family photography for a hobby. “My favorite part about Pine Creek Dental is the lasting relationships we build between both teammates and patients.”
Jocelyn is a registered dental hygienist at Pine Creek Dental. Everyone calls her Jo. She is a Colorado native and has been in the dental field since 1998. Prior to going to dental hygiene school, she worked as an orthodontic assistant for 5 years. In 2005 she graduated from CU Health Sciences Center, School of Dentistry with a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene. She joined the Pine Creek Dental team in 2010. She is married and has two beautiful children. Jo says “My favorite part about being a hygienist is getting to know and taking care of people.”
Tori is a dental assistant at Pine Creek Dental. She is a hometown girl, a Colorado Springs native. She graduated from Pikes Peak Community College with her Associate’s in Expanded Duties Dental Assisting. When she is not busy at the office she enjoys cooking and playing with her English Bull Dog as well as her shih-tzu puppy. “I enjoy working at Pine Creek Dental because of the impact we have on patients and the opportunity to grow friendships with them and with the Pine Creek Dental team.”
Lauren is a dental assistant at Pine Creek Dental. She was born and raised in Colorado Springs. She is a graduate from Pikes Peak Community College, with her Associate’s Degree in Expanded Duty Dental Assisting. In her free time, Lauren enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking, camping and trying new adventures. “I love working at Pine Creek Dental, because of the wonderful patients and teammates.”
Dana is a registered dental hygienist at Pine Creek Dental. She is a native of Kansas, where she graduated from Wichita State University with her degree in Dental Hygiene in 2007. She joined our team in 2014. She moved out to Colorado after college and has loved living here ever since. Outside of work she and her husband are very active. They love playing volleyball, hiking, skiing, and enjoy raising their 10 chickens. “My favorite part of being a hygienist is building relationships with my patients and helping them achieve beautiful healthy smiles.”
I am a native of Colorado Springs and graduated from dental hygiene school in 2005. I am a proud mother of a daughter in the Air Force, stationed at the AFA, and a son in high school. I enjoy anything active and outdoors with my family, hiking, camping, running, and AF Falcon football games. My favorite thing about being a hygienist is being able to work with different patients throughout the day and helping them achieve optimal dental health. I love being part of the Pine Creek Dental team!