Meet Our Dental Team
Dr. Steve Ollason
Leading the New Mexico Smile Center dental team, Dr. Steve Ollason was raised in Albuquerque, NM, graduating from La Cueva High School. He attended the University of New Mexico and graduated with dual degrees in Biology and Chemistry in 2009. He received his dental education at Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska and graduated with a D.D.S. in 2013. Outside of being a dentist, Dr. Steve loves the outdoors and really enjoys playing sports, including soccer, golf, tennis, and snowboarding. Steve’s wife Janel is a nurse and they love to travel. They have a 6 year old boy, Camden and a 3 year old girl Parker.
Dr. Steve believes that he can make a difference in patients’ lives by offering the patient opportunity to be active in their treatment decision process, educating them as to how they can maintain a healthy smile for life and help patients have not only a healthy mouth but a healthy body. Dr. Steve has great respect for his profession and spends countless hours studying, taking continuing education courses and applying the advances of dentistry. He strives for perfection in all he does.
Marie Campbell, Office Manager
Marie has been working in the field of dentistry since 1985. She enjoys getting to know our patients and the opportunity dentistry provides to connect with many people. She was born in Boston, Massachusetts and moved to Albuquerque in 2003 to be closer to her granddaughter. She has 2 children a stepson and 5 grandchildren. Marie enjoys spending time with her golden retriever Sadie, terrier Buddy and rag doll kitten Annie.
As office manager she oversees our dental team as well as billing, insurance, treatment plans, scheduling and payroll.
Sandra Bartee, Dental Hygienist
Sandra has been a dental hygienist for 30 years. She is a graduate of the University of New Mexico and teaches at the Dental Hygiene school. She has been instructing dental hygiene students since she graduated. Sandra has spent the majority of her years as a hygienist working with dental implant patients. Even after all these years, Sandra still enjoys practicing dental hygiene and teaching it. Her other interests include hiking, skiing, her miniature Dachshund and food of course!
Raeann Gerber, Dental Assistant / Office Administrator
Raeann graduated from PIMA Medical Institute as Certified Dental Assistant. She has been working in the dental field since 2002. She was born and raised in Las Cruces, New Mexico and then moved to Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1999. She enjoys getting the opportunity to meet and help the patients through their treatment. Raeann enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Her hobbies include collecting teddy bears, playing sand volleyball, and watching TV. She is a Chicago Bears fan. She just recently got a new border collie puppy named Koda Bear.
I was born and raised in Albuquerque NM. I started my dental care in 1994. I started out as an assistant and over the years transitioned to Front Office as a scheduling coordinator. I’ve been in the dental field for 30 years. I enjoy taking care of my patients , they have become like family to me. I love spending time with my family whether it is going to the lake in the summertime or going to cheer them on at their games. I wouldn’t be the person I am today without them all. My husband I have been together for 31 years.
Michelle Le, who was born and raised in Albuquerque NM. In 2018, she graduated from UNM's Department of Dental Medicine with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. She is also bilingual, speaking Vietnamese and English. She recently got married in September of 2022. In her spare time, she is a wedding a photographer and videographer, snowboarder, traveler, and food enthusiast and she loves trying new restaurants with her friends and family.
Lauren graduated from the PIMA Dental Hygiene program in 2015 where she was also the president of their Student Dental Hygiene Association. She loves getting to know her patients on a personal level. Lauren has a gentle and compassionate approach and strives to ensure a positive dental experience. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time traveling with her husband and kids, whether it's to the beach or the mountains!
I was born and raised in Albuquerque, NM. I have been in the dental field for about 10 years. I graduated from Carrington Collage in 2013. I love being able to connect with the patients and try to make each patient feel at ease in the dental office. I cherish my free time with my husband and two wonderful children. We love to go camping/fishing as much as possible and practice archery as a family.
I am a graduate from the University of New Mexico. With over 28 years of experience. The highlight of my profession was working in Zurich, Switzerland for 4 years.
I am passionate about getting to know patients and making sure they receive quality care. I try to make each patient feel at ease by building confidence, trust, and forming long term relationships.
I’m grateful to be a part of team that provides a high level of care.
I value quality time with my daughter Raquel, dog Marley, family and friends.
I was born and raised in Grants New Mexico. I have been in the dental field for about 3 years. I graduated from Adam State University in Alamosa Colorado.
Being in the dental field has always been what I’ve wanted to do while growing up.
I love meeting new patients as well as being able to help them achieve their perfect smile.
I love spending time with my little family (Calvin my soulmate, and our two dogs Odin and Ares)
Calvin and I look forward to being outdoors as well as taking the dogs for walks and playing in the snow in winter!