Meet the Team

Lansing, Okemos, Meridian Township and nearby areas of Michigan

Lauren Collier

Our office coordinator, Lauren Collier, recently moved to the Lansing area from Saginaw to pursue her career with Dr. Tenaglia. She is here to help your day run smoothly and assist you in scheduling your appointments and coordinating your insurance benefits. She has a background in cosmetology and is very in tune to providing excellent customer service. In Lauren's free time she enjoys the great outdoors bike riding or kayaking. 

Christina Saari

Christina Saari is our hygienist. Her degree in Dental Hygiene is from Mott Community College in Flint, MI.  Christina is your expert for teeth cleanings and gum health.She has pursued continuing education classes that have enhanced her knowledge in the field of dentistry including local anesthetic, oral pathology and cosmetic procedures. With her past experience in cosmetology, she has the compassion to work side by side with patients and Dr. Tenaglia to allow treatment to be thorough as well as friendly. Christina has recently married and moved to Howell, Mi. She has two Chihuahuas named Dixie and Scarlett and she and her husband are expecting their first child.