DDS, University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Dentistry
Multiple throughout Oregon
Why She Was Nominated:
A board member and delegate for both the American Dental Association and Oregon Dental Association, Dr. Zeller is a tireless advocate for those suffering from dental-health inequities. She has been published in a number of dental periodicals; she also produces and hosts a podcast, Removing the Bite Block, which aims to connect disparate members of the dental community, educate listeners on issues affecting the industry and encourage every individual to have a voice in the evolution of the profession in the years ahead.
Her father, Dr. Stephen Zeller, who is a renowned oral surgeon in Topeka, Kansas, and who has long been deeply involved with the Dental Lifeline Network.
Exciting New Trend:
“Including dental benefits in Medicaid and Medicare.”
“The best surgery is no surgery.”
Something People Don’t Know:
“I have dental elevators tattooed on my bicep.”