Meet the Team

  • Paula

    Paula has worked in dentistry for over 42 years. She graduated from Eastern Washington University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Her care is unmatched and patient's love her gentle, consistent, kind approach.

    ''I thoroughly enjoy my profession and contributing to my patients' oral health.''

  • Christy
    Office Manager

    Christy has been in dentistry for more than three decades and understands the ins-and-outs of helping patients not only understand treatment and dental insurance but also feel comfortable and understood. Her leadership is unsurpassed—she helps the office run smoothly in every aspect.

    ''The best part of my day is knowing that our patients and staff had successful interactions — a great experience — and walked out smiling. When not working, my husband and I enjoy our dogs, family, friends, soccer, entertaining, & traveling.''

  • Candace “Candy”

    Candy has worked as a dental hygienist for over 16 years. She graduated from Central Washington University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and an Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. She's an irreplaceable, superb hygienist who cares for her patients like they were family. She's passionate about doing the job right.

    Candy's humorous version of the Swiftwater Dental vision statement: ''We care for our patients like family. Now brush your damn teeth.''

  • Courtney ‏‏‎ ‎

    Courtney has worked in the dental field for 12 years. She attended Everest College and has a Dental Assistant Certification. She has two daughters.

    “I want the patients to enjoy their dental visits just as much as I enjoy my career in dental.”

  • Haylie ‏‏‎ ‎

    Haylie has worked as a dental assistant for 4 years. She trained at the Dental Assistant Training Center in Bothell.

    “When I’m not at work, I enjoy hiking and riding my horses.”

  • Elecia ‏‏‎ ‎

    Elicia has been working in dentistry since she was 18 and has worked as a dental assistant and hygienist for over 18 years. She earned her Associates in Dental Hygiene at PMI in Seattle.

    “I love spending time with my family. Summers by the water are my favorite season!”

  • Jana ‏‏‏‎ ‎

    Jana is our office administrator. She moved to the Cle Elum area with her husband in 2020 and joined the Swiftwater Dental team in 2022.

    “I enjoy spending time with friends and family, being outdoors, and playing games.”

  • Leticia ‏‏‎ ‎

    Leticia earned her DA certification from Bryman College and has worked in the dental field for 22 years. We're happy she's a part of the team!

    ‎“When I'm not assisting I'm usually traveling or planning some type of fun adventure...”

Office Hours


Dr. Johnson

8:00 am-5:00 pm


Dr. Coder

8:00 am-5:00 pm


Dr. Johnson & Dr. Coder

8:00 am-5:00 pm


Dr. Johnson

8:00 am-5:00 pm


Dr. Coder

8:00 am-2:00 pm


Dr. Johnson (by appointment)

8:00 am-1:00 pm