Our Hygiene Team

Trish Tallon, RDH

Believe it or not, Trish is the very first dental hygienist of Branson Dental Center! Trish is a graduate of UMKC with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She started the practice with Dr. Tallon over 35 years ago in Branson, with a commitment to their patient relationships. Trish’s heartbeat is total dental health and wellness and she is dedicated to spreading the word about living a healthy lifestyle and your dental health’s impact on the rest of the body. Dr. Rick Tallon and Trish have two children and 3 incredible grandkids. In Trish’s free time you can find her running the hills of Branson, playing with her grandkids, enjoying the lake with Rick and loving on her best running buddy, Max, a lively weimaraner.

Amy Mead, RDH

Amy graduated with a degree in Dental Hygiene from OTC in 2008. She previously worked as a dental assistant for over 8 years. She is married and has a daughter and son. Amy’s life passion is her faith and her family. Her favorite verse is Philippians 4:13. She loves to run and read.

Pam Carter, RDH

Pam graduated with a degree in Dental Hygiene from Forest Park Community College, St. Louis in 1986. She has been working at Branson Dental Center since January of 1998. She has a daughter and son who are twins. Pam is an avid sports fan and foodie. On the days she isn’t at Branson Dental, you can always find her at the area lakes enjoying the outdoors!

Michelle Ealy, RDH

Michelle graduated with a degree in Dental Hygiene from Ozark Technical College in May of 2005. She has been working at Branson Dental Center since her graduation in 2005. She is married, has a son and a daughter.

Matt Masters, RDH 

Matt graduated with a degree in Dental Hygiene from Missouri Southern in 1993. He has been working at Branson Dental Center since June of 1994. He enjoys fishing and all sports. Matt is married and has a daughter and a son.

Jessica Crim, RDH 

Jessica graduated with a degree in Dental Hygiene from Ozarks Technical Community College; she has been working at Branson Dental Center since her graduation in 2015. She previously graduated from College of the Ozarks with her degree in accounting and worked as an accountant for 10 years. She enjoys coffee almost as much as she loves caring for patients. She is married and has a miniature dachshund named Oscar.

Jenn Housely, RDH

Jennifer has over fourteen years of experience in oral health promotion and patient advocacy in general dentistry. Her experience in dentistry includes over twenty years including her time as a hygienist. She is married and has two daughters and a son. Outside of the office, Jennifer spends her time in the outdoors with family and church family and watching her children play various sports.