One Child at a Time
Dr. Nathan Seng
Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
A native of Jasper, Dr. Nate graduated from JHS in 1999, where he was active in sports and scouting, earning an Eagle Scout. He attended Indiana University and graduated in 2003 with a major in biology. Dr. Nate then went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2007. While in dental school, he was awarded a scholarship under the Navy's Health Professions Scholarship Program and was commissioned to the United States Navy Dental Corps.
Dr. Nate served as a general dentist for four years in the United States Navy. His duty stations included Parris Island, SC, and Okinawa, Japan. It was during his three years of service in Okinawa that Dr. Nate discovered his passion for pediatric dentistry while treating the family members of active duty Marines and Sailors. During his service in the military he received two Navy Achievement Medals for clinical excellence.
Upon the conclusion of his military commitment, Dr. Nate was accepted into the pediatric dental residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. During his residency, he worked closely with pediatricians, anesthesiologists, emergency medicine physicians, and hematology and oncology specialists, preparing him to maintain the highest level of care for both healthy and special needs children. His training also included growth and development, conscious sedation, and hospital dentistry. Dr. Nate served as chief resident during his final year of residency. He received his certificate of specialty in June 2013 and is now a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Nate and his wife, Laura, have three children: Piper, Porter & Bridger. In his spare time, he enjoys spearfishing, scuba diving, camping, working outdoors, traveling and watching IU basketball. Go Hoosiers!
Dr. Nate is excited to be back in his hometown providing pediatric dental care for Jasper and the surrounding communities.
Regina - Dental Assistant
Regina has been a member of the SPD team since before we opened! Regina and her husband, Luke, are the proud parents to two little boys, Wyatt and Oliver. Regina enjoys spending time with her boys, reading, canoeing and being outdoors in her free time. Her favorite thing about working in our office is getting to know each and every child we see.
Mariah - Dental Assistant
Mariah and her husband Garrett have two children, Adilynn & Greyson. She enjoys hiking with her family, taking photographs and baking. Mariah enjoys being able to make children happy and comfortable while helping them have a healthy smile.
Lindsey - Dental Assistant
Lindsey joined the SPD team in 2017. Besides planning her wedding, she and her fiancé, Ethan, are currently working on building their first home together. Lindsey loves spending time with her family and friends. Lindsey enjoys interacting with the children and parents in our office. She strives to make them feel they are in a happy, safe place for their dental needs.
Lauren - Dental Assistant
Lauren is an avid horseback rider. It has been a pastime of hers since she was 10 years old… her family has 17 horses! She also enjoys shopping and working out. A kid at heart, Lauren has a passion for working everyday with children. She loves the kid friendly environment the office creates for our patients.
Char - Dental Hygienist
Char enjoys spending time with her husband, Patrick, and her friends and family. Char also enjoys baking, boating, bike riding and vacationing! Char’s favorite thing about working in a pediatric dental office is teaching proper brushing and flossing techniques for a lifetime of healthy teeth.
Danielle - Dental Hygienist
Danielle and her husband Josh have two children: Emma and James. When not making the smiles of local kiddos brighter, Danielle enjoys baking, camping, reading, watching her daughter cheer and play volleyball. Danielle loves teaching kids about the importance of dental hygiene at their visits to the office.
Amy - Front Office
Amy joined the SPD team a month before we saw our first patient! Amy and her husband Kenny have a son, Korden. Amy enjoys running, watching Korden play sports and spending time with her family outdoors. Amy's family loves animals; they have 3 dogs and chickens (yay for fresh eggs)! Amy schedules all of our hospital, sedation and frenectomy appointments. She is also our resident insurance guru! Amy finds being able to help newborns and new parents when they are faced with feeding challenges truly rewarding.
Trish - Front Office
Cheery Trish is the first face you see when you arrive in our office. Trish has been a member of the SPD team since the very beginning. She is the proud mother to her daughter, Adrienne. Trish enjoys reading, running, traveling and baking in her free time. She is always bringing in something yummy for everyone to eat! Trish truly enjoys seeing children excited about coming to the dentist!
Amanda - Front Office
Amanda and her husband Jeremy have two boys, Liam and Keatan. In her free time she enjoys doing art projects, gardening and watching her boys play sports. Amanda also enjoys a good nap! Amanda joined our team in 2017, she loves seeing how brave children are when they come to the dentist and leaving with a smile!
Laura - Front Office
Laura is married to Dr. Nate. They have three children: Piper, Porter & Bridger. Laura enjoys any type of art project, craft time with her kids, traveling, yoga, and spending time with her family and friends. Laura’s favorite part of working at the office are the awesome team members. She truly enjoys working with each and every person in the SPD family.