Meet The Doctor

Dr. Herbert E. Todd

Dr. Herbert E. Todd

Dr. Herbert E Todd was born in Seattle and has grown up in the Northwest. He attended Southwest Texas State University, graduating with a degree in Biology and Chemistry. He completed his dental doctoral program at the respected Creighton University Dental School in Omaha Nebraska.

Dr. Todd has enjoyed living in the Lacey/Olympia area for over 30 years. His interests mesh well with the outdoor community lifestyle. Along with being an avid fisherman, he enjoys scuba diving, cooking, Taekwondo and spending time with his wife and two daughters.


“Living and working in the same area as my patients means that many of them have become friends, and I want my friends to have the best.” -- Dr. Todd

Dr. Todd’s gentle, warmly humorous, caring approach to dental treatment has made it easier for people to receive the care they need.

Dr. Todd prides himself on staying current with the rapid growth of dental technology by taking numerous hours of continuing education. He enjoys most areas of dentistry with special interest in restoring healthy function and beautiful smiles.

Over the years, dentistry has changed dramatically. Through constant learning and the addition of new and proven technology, we're able to improve smiles and oral function - literally changing people's lives. New research shows links between dental health maintenance and healthy hearts, pregnancies, and a host of other health issues. Dr. Todd is committed to incorporating this expansive view of dentistry into his practice and bringing the benefits to you.


Herbert E. Todd, DDS PLLC is a Lacey based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using state-of-the-art dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more.


We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Todd and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 360-200-5595 and experience why our patients think Herbert E. Todd, DDS PLLC is the best dentist in Lacey.



Meet The Team


Danita (Lou Lou)

Danita (Lou Lou)

Office Manager

Birthday: January 4th

Likes: I love gardening, baking, spending time with family and decorating.

Fun Facts: I have 2 beautiful daughters and 2 dogs. I was born and raised in the Apple Capital of the world - Wanatchee!

Stats: I have worked in dentistry for over 18 years. I have been with Dr. Todd for over 9 years as office manager. I have a degree in Nutrition and Dietetics.

Favorite Foods: I enjoy watermelon, crab and any kind of homemade cake!

Which super hero powers would you want? Either Superman so I can lift my own furniture and fly to work or Poison Ivy so I could make things grow.

Who would you want to be stranded on an island with? Toby Keith or Gerard Butler. They both appear to be rugged, possess survival skills and could make me laugh.



Jane (Janie Banie)

Jane (Janie Banie)

Marketing & Sleep Coordinator

Birthday: October 3rd

Likes: I like reading, drawing, spending time with family and friends’, taking drives any day or night of the week, and sleeping!

Fun Facts: I have 2 fuzzy four legged children, named Penny Ann and Stella Louise. I am also a Registered and Certified Dental Assistant!

Stats: I have 3 sisters and 2 brothers; we all graduated from Willapa Valley High School in Menlo, WA. I completed the dental assisting program at SPSCC with an ATA and my CDA in 2008. I worked as an Orthodontic Assistant for almost 4 years and learned a tremendous amount about how teeth move. I have been with Dr. Todd's team since July 2010!

Favorite Foods: Tacos and anything my momma cooks! (especially mashed potatoes, gravy, and peas.... yummy! :)

Which super hero powers would you want? Batman!?! Secret identity, fun gadgets and the bat mobile... Whoop Whoop!

Who would you want to be stranded on an island with? My puppies! They are very entertaining and do what I ask them to do (some of the times), make me laugh and don't talk back - that much!



Kelli (Kelli 1)

Kelli (Kelli 1)

Dental Hygienist

Birthday: February 25th

Likes: I love white sand beaches, good books, good dogs, knitting, camping and spending time outside, sharing food with family and friends, peace and harmony.

Fun Facts: I'm a "list" freak! I write things on my list that I have already done, just so I can cross them off! I hate the phone, but love to text.

Stats: Grew up in Seattle. I graduated from WSU with a BS in Biology/Genetics. I graduated in dental hygiene from Pierce College. I am married 22 years to the same guy. I have 1 teenage daughter, 2 horses, 3 dogs, 2 cats & chickens!

Favorite Foods: I enjoy Thai food. Any pie... and pie!

Which super hero powers would you want? Is the tooth fairy a super hero? I want to fly!

Who would you want to be stranded on an island with? Kevin Costner. Because he seems sweet :P



Kris (Bunny)

Kris (Bunny)

Hygienist

Birthday: November 1st

Likes: I love horses (well really all animals) and traveling. I enjoy horseback riding and skiing. I also like to spend time with my kids and playing with my grandchildren.

Fun Facts: I went to Europe in 1969 with friend - we traveled for 9 weeks!! I rode my horse on a Ladies Mounted Drill team for 15 years in Washington. I have 2 daughters, 4 grand kids and 1 horse.

Stats: Born in California. My dad was in the Navy which as you know means we moved around quite a bit. I lived in Santa Cruz, CA for 15 years through high school and 2 years college then moved to Olympia and went to Hygiene School at Clark College from 1974-1976!

Favorite Foods: I enjoy Mexican and Italian

Which super hero powers would you want? I want to be able to leap tall buildings in a single bound!

Who would you want to be stranded on an island with? Clint Eastwood. I think he is a great actor in the spaghetti westerns and Dirty Harry movies - he's handsome and I like the fact that he's pretty down to earth.



Tammy (Tamma)

Tammy (Tamma)

Lead Assistant

Birthday: September 12th

Likes: I love to spend time with family & friends - I love to make people laugh.

Fun Facts: I am a new grandma to two little girls - Meli & Stella and have two grandson, Ben & Cole.

Stats: I have worked in the dental field for over 40 year.

Favorite Foods: My weakness is Chinese & pizza.

Which super hero powers would you want? Superwomen

Who would you want to be stranded on an island with? My husband of 31 years, Dean!



Kelly (Kelly 2)

Kelly (Kelly 2)

Scheduling Coordinator

Birthday: November 29th

Likes: I love sparkles, unicorns and anything pink!

Fun Facts: I hate to wear socks but love sunrises/sunsets and beaches.

Stats: I graduated from Peninsula High School in Gig Harbor and I have 2 children and have been married for 15 years.

Favorite Foods: Chocolate cake or angle food cake with strawberries.

Which super hero powers would you want? Uni-kitty from Lego Movie... Always positive :)

Who would you want to be stranded on an island with? My family!



Kellie (Kelly 3)

Kellie (Kelly 3)

Registered Dental Assistant

Birthday: February 13th

Likes: I enjoy gardening, crafts, and reading.

Fun Facts: I love to watch my daughter play fast pitch.

Stats: Graduated from Elma High School and then attended Bates Voc College.

Favorite Foods: Seafood, Pizza & Mexican.

Which super hero powers would you want? Invisible woman, so I can pop up anywhere!

Who would you want to be stranded on an island with? My husband, Brian, or maybe Blake Shelton :)



TRINA (Tree)

TRINA (Tree)

Bookkeeper

Birthday: July 10th

Likes: Spending time with my family

Fun Facts: My husband, 2 daughters and myself all got our black belts in Taekwondo together.

Stats: Married w/ 2 kids, 4 dogs, 1 cat, 2 fish and 2 bearded dragons

Favorite Food: Sushi & Oysters

Who would you want to be stranded on an island with?: Herb J <3

Which superhero powers would you want: Mind control, so I can get my daughter to pick up her stuff.