Audrey McNamara DDS
Dr. McNamara’s passion for dentistry and whole care for her patients comes through the moment you meet her. With 10 years of advanced dental studies and experience, Dr. McNamara approaches her patients and their dental needs as the whole person and keeping your teeth for life. Patient education to understand your dental needs both current and future is so important to Dr. McNamara. This co-treatment planning approach leads patients to educated dental decisions you as the patient feel a part of.
Dr. McNamara’s earned her dental degree from the University of Toronto, Canada where she graduated with honors and completed a General Practice Residency at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto. Dr. McNamara then advanced her dental training in Prosthodontics for 3 years with the University of Rochester, Rochester, New York. Dr. McNamara’s advanced training has given her an additional skill and expertise to restore complex and challenging dental conditions including dental Implant placement, Implant restorations, bone grafting, full mouth reconstruction, smile makeovers, Invisalign, general family dentistry and Sedation options for her anxious patients.
Growing up near Vancouver BC, Dr. McNamara owned and operated two successful dental practices of her own in Canada. However, after the joy of her daughter being born Dr. McNamara and her husband wanted to be closer to family. Making Seattle their family home now, Dr. McNamara has had a chance to get back to her second passion, earning her private pilot license and has recently taken her first solo flight as pilot-in-command of a Cessna-152.
Kelly Yu DDS
Dr. Yu’s dental philosophy emphasizes on preventative dentistry with a modern, conservative approach to common dental problems, with the skill and vision for beautiful esthetics offering durable and functional results to smile about. Being a dentist is more than treating teeth; dentistry to Dr. Yu is also about the patient relationships, listening to your patients and co-treatment planning dental needs. Each person and smile is unique; the same goes for treatment needs and patient dental goals.
Dr. Yu’s dedication to beautiful cosmetic treatment along with her advanced dental training offers patient’s a wide range of options to maintain, enhance, or correct their smile through general dentistry, Invisalign, Cosmetic Dental Bonding, Dental Veneers, Porcelain Crowns and Implant Crown restorations. Dr. Yu received her dental degree from NYU College of Dentistry in 2008. Then continued her training with a general practice residency at New York Hospital Queens, where she was chosen as Resident of the Year and awarded the prestigious Dr. Lawrence Diamond Award. After residency, Dr. Yu was accepted into the New York Hospital Queens fellowship program in Implantalogy and Oral Maxillofacial surgery. Before moving back to Seattle, Dr. Yu practiced general and cosmetic dentistry in New York City for seven years.
Life has come full circle for Dr. Yu, practicing dentistry now in her childhood hometown of Redmond where from a young age she knew she wanted to grow up to be a dentist. Outside of the dental office, Dr. Yu enjoys family time and her two small children that fill her life with love. Returning to Washington with her husband and children has brought all the greats things to family life Dr. Yu grew up with here in Redmond.
Nick Koogler DDS
Dr. Koogler offers his patients a comprehensive dental approach, looking at both your overall dental needs and goals, evaluating each patient’s current dental health and condition in relation to their oral hygiene, diet, and past dentistry. Dr. Koogler will walk you through any current and future needs you may have, educating you to make the best dental treatment decisions in keeping your smile healthy for years to come.
Dr. Koogler’s passion for dentistry led him to advance his dental training to be able to offer more complex and advanced dental procedures in one office location. Procedures such as Implants placement and Implant restorations, Pinhole Gum grafting, adult and child teeth alignment through advanced orthodontics and Invisalign, full mouth reconstruction, smile makeovers and for your comfort, sedation dentistry.
A graduate from The Ohio State University of Dentistry, Dr. Koogler sold his practice to experience the “great Pacific Northwest”. Along with his wife, Dr. Koogler has called Seattle their home since 2015 where they have now started a family and settled into the Redmond community. Together they love everything about Washington and all that it offers with its bountiful outdoor lifestyle. When they are not hiking, camping, kiteboarding or working on the house, Dr. Koogler enjoys getting to the track on his motorcycle.