Our Team

Serving areas of Okemos, Lansing, and East Lansing, MI

Meet Our Team at Christine Tenaglia, DDS

Providing Proficient Dental Services in Okemos

At Dr. Christine Tenaglia’s office, our team of dental experts is highly trained, extensively experienced, and ready to help you get the smile you’ve always wanted. Backed by years of in-depth experience, we are dedicated to providing you with an effective and pleasant visit to our office. If you need anything at all, we are there for you. Our office is specially designed to maximize comfort. We offer blankets, neck pillows, movies, TV, NuCalm and plenty more. We want you to feel safe and secure in knowing that you have an entire team of specialized experts working for you.

Contact us online or feel free to call us today at (517) 347-6733 to schedule an appointment with a caring and capable dentist in Okemos.


Our registered dental hygienist, Sandy, graduated from Kellogg Community College in 2001. She brings to our office 16 years of dental hygiene experience as a very caring and compassionate dental hygienist. Her passion is to help patients individualize a specific plan to maintain optimal oral health. Sandy enjoys taking continuing education classes to stay current with the latest research in preventative oral health care and is dedicated to help her patients keep their beautiful smile for a life time. Working in a practice that stays up to date with the latest materials, techniques and technology is her favorite part about being a member of Dr. Tenaglia’s wonderful staff.

Sandy has raised two young men, has a beautiful daughter in law, and a wonderful husband of 30 years. She is also a proud owner of a 7 pound Chihuahua. She loves to talk with people and hear about their accomplishments and that carries over to her professional career.


Andrea brings to our office 20 plus years of experience in the dental field.

She is highly motivated and seeks to provide our patients with the ultimate dental experience by providing compassion and efficiency in every aspect of their appointment. She wants to be sure every patient is comfortable in our office from the time they call us until after they leave their dental appointment.

She fills her spare time crafting and spending time with her family and friends. She loves living in Michigan where she grew up her whole life, with her wonderful husband of 23 years.


Whitney joined our practice as the office coordinator, with 15 years of experience. She is unique in that she helped her father build a successful dental practice in Raleigh, North Carolina. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a minor in Sociology from East Carolina University. She found her passion in dentistry and started as a receptionist. She has worked as a highly skilled office coordinator since 2007. She seeks to make sure all of our patients have a wonderful experience from the moment they call.

Whitney was born in Plattsburgh, New York and has lived all over the world, as her father was a dentist in the Air Force. She grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina, is the oldest child with three younger brothers, and married her wonderful husband in 2016. She loves animals, cooking and traveling.

We’re excited to meet you and can’t wait to help you with all your dental needs! You can reach us at (517) 347-6733 to speak with an experienced dentist in Okemos.

Michigan Puts Its Trust in Christine Tenaglia, DDS

Here’s Why You Can Too:

  • Over 25 Years of Experience – Dr. Tenaglia’s practice was founded in 1993 and built a reputation for amazing results, luxury service, and world-class skill.
  • Customized, Comfortable Treatment – Our treatment is more like a spa day than a dentist’s appointment. By providing neck pillows, NuCalm neurophysiology, and nitrous oxide, we keep you comfortable and relaxed during treatment.
  • Award-Winning Dental Care – Since our practice was founded, Dr. Tenaglia has won multiple community awards throughout Michigan. She has also been featured on national news shows.
  • Financing Options Available – Dr. Christine Tenaglia offers competitive prices and financing for some of the most advanced and cutting-edge dental procedures in the field.
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