Jared Lee, DDS
Dr. Jared Lee graduated from Loma Linda University in 2008. After dental school he spent 6 years practicing dentistry in Southern California before moving up to Alaska in 2014 to make Juneau his permanent home.
Dr. Lee greatly enjoys being an active volunteer in the dental community. This has included working with the American Dental Association as a regional chair for outreach programs for children, managing several volunteer dental clinics in the Los Angeles area and participating in a variety of dental health education programs. He also served in the House of Delegates for the California Dental Association, which entailed working with other dentists from around the state to govern the dental community in California. His dental experience also includes volunteer work in China, Kiribati and Mexico.
Dr. Lee has lived in Idaho, Utah, Peru and California and speaks Spanish fluently. He has been married to his wife Kristin for 12 years and they have three kids ages 6,3, and 1. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, hiking, going to the gym, traveling to new places, and spending quality time with his family.
Dr. Lee hopes that by educating the patient and working hand in hand with them, he can provide a healthy smile for all who come through the doors at his office. With every patient, he takes time to discuss goals, concerns, and solutions, so that every patient might walk out with the confidence that their mouth is in good hands. Away from the office, Dr. Lee makes it a point to attend continuing education courses to stay on top of the latest technology, procedures, and trends so that he can bring his patients the best that the field of dentistry has to offer.
Dr. Lee works with a group of well-trained team members that makes the dental experience fun and entertaining! The smiling faces that you see, starting with the front desk all the way to the dental chair, will help make your experience a positive one. If you ever have any questions or concerns, our staff will take the time to answer all of them, as well as make you feel at home in our office. Dr. Lee loves calling Alaska home and is proud be serving the great community of Juneau.
Dr. Lee is a member of the American Dental Association, Alaska Dental Society, and Juneau Dental Society.
RN, Office Administrator
Kristin is the wife of Dr. Lee and loves calling Juneau home. She is busy mom and spends most of her time taking care of their three children, but loves coming into the office a few days a week to complete administrative duties and help wherever is needed. She was born in Michigan, and met Dr. Lee while he was finishing up his undergraduate studies. She followed him to California when he began dental school and she congruently pursued a degree in nursing. She graduated in 2009 from California State University with a bachelor’s degree in nursing and is currently a licensed RN. She has worked with many types of medical patients and feels her nursing background overlaps in the dental office in assisting patients with their dental needs and making sure staff and patients are always having a positive experience. She loves learning new skills and attending continuing educations conferences with her husband and, like Dr. Lee, is also fluent in Spanish. In her spare time, she enjoys running, snowboarding, traveling, reading, and spending time with friends and family.
Alexander Ko, DMD, MSD
Dr. Alexander Ko graduated with honors from the University of California, Irvine, with degrees in Computer Engineering and Biological Sciences. He then went on to pursue his Doctorate of Dentistry at Tufts University (DMD). While in dental school he was awarded Excellence in Undergraduate Periodontics from the Northeastern Society of Periodontists. Dr. Ko practiced in California for three years before moving to Washington where he most recently completed his Periodontology Certification, MSD, at the University of Washington School Of Dentistry. He is also a current member of the Academy of Periodontology. Dr. Ko’s life outside of dentistry includes spending his time with his wife and participating in all the great outdoor activities the Pacific Northwest has to offer. You can find them out running and hiking in the numerous trails nearby. He also enjoys the water where they kayak or paddle board. When his time allows, he loves to travel and experience different cultures and cuisines.
Patient Care Coordinator/Billing Specialist
Kim was born here in Juneau and enjoys hiking, biking and spending time with her extended family. She has worked in the dental profession for years 28 and loves the field of dentistry. When Kim joined our team here at Jared Lee, DDS, she wanted to take on new challenges. In no time at all, she mastered the insurance billing and scheduling. She is a great person to talk to in regards to any financial questions one may have regarding their dental needs, and is an incredibly valuable asset to our patients and team members.
Kristin began working in the field of dentistry in 2007 as a dental assistant. She then decided to pursue a career as a hygienist and graduated with an Associate’s degree in Dental Hygiene from Southwestern College of San Diego, California in 2012. Having lived away from her home for 5 years, Kristin is happy to be back in Juneau where she can serve our community and friends in the town that she loves. She is very passionate about dentistry and strives to educate her patients on the connection between a healthy mouth and healthy body. In her spare time, she enjoys painting, making pottery, hiking and spending quality time with her family.
Annette moved to Juneau after graduating from dental hygiene school in the early 90’s. She is married and has 4 children. In her spare time, she enjoys playing the piano and spending time outdoors hiking, camping, and cross-country skiing.
Juneau has been Rachel’s home for over six years. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene from the Utah College of Dental Hygiene in 2008. She knew this was the career for her after being a dental assistant for several years. She spends most of her time as a wife and mother to four amazing children. They love to camp, hike, fish and play sports together.
Jana grew up in Colorado and received her Dental Hygienist degree from Colorado Northwestern Community College in May of 1999. She began working as a Registered Dental Hygienist in Juneau of that year. She loves being a hygienist and the opportunity to get to know so many wonderful individuals and families over the years. Jana and her husband have four beautiful children which are the highlight of her life. She enjoys target shooting, crafting, being involved with her church and most of all, spending time with her family.
Lead Dental Assistant
Maria comes to us from San Diego. Her husband is in the Coast Guard and they recently got stationed here in Juneau. She has two children ages 17 and 13. She is bilingual and has previous experience as a Dental Assistant. She enjoys the outdoors and is looking forward to meeting new people and exploring Juneau.
Jayne moved to Juneau in August 2017 to attend school at UAS. Jayne is a life-long Alaskan, born and raised in Eagle River, AK. She is married to her high school sweetheart, and they have two wild little boys together. She has been a Dental Assistant for almost 5 years and hopes to be accepted to nursing school in the near future.
Karly was born and raised Portland, OR then moved to Seattle after graduating to work for a prosthodontist for 3 years. Her fiancée is a crabber here in Juneau. She loves hiking, camping and when she is home you’ll find her cooking and baking.