LindaExpanded Functions Dental Assistant & Smile Design Specialist
Linda is an extremely knowledgeable dental assistant who is great at helping patients relax and feel comfortable. She has been in the dentistry since 1994 and is highly skilled. Linda has been a vital part of our dental team since 2001 and we are grateful to have her.
Linda was born and raised in South Bend. She is a graduate of John Adams High School and received her dental education at Indiana University at South Bend. Additionally, Linda teaches Expanded Functions Dental Assisting at IVY Tech College in South Bend. Linda has two grown children and a grandson. She enjoys spending time around the campfire when she can.
Deb FExpanded Functions Dental Assistant & Smile Design Specialist
Deb has been an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant for over 25 years and is highly skilled. Her favorite part of dentistry is seeing the life changing results that cosmetic dentistry can provide for her patients.
Deb and her husband Brian have been married for 22 years and have two wonderful daughters, Ali and Olivia, and two fur babies, Konan and Willow. When she is not at work she enjoys spending time with friends and family, gardening and traveling. Deb was born and raised in South Bend, Indiana. She is a graduate of Marian high school and Indiana University.
Debbie RSterilization Technician
Debbie has been a valuable part of our dental family since April 2017. She ensures that all of our tools and equipment are sterilized for each patient’s safety. Additionally, she prepares our procedural trays and efficiently cleans all of our treatment rooms after each appointment.
Debbie was born and raised in South Bend - Mishawaka area. She is a graduate of Mishawaka High School and has an associate degree from International Business College in Fort Wayne, IN. Debbie is married and has two beautiful. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and two dogs.
Deborah BDental Hygienist
Deborah has a passion for dentistry and has been in the dental field for 40 years. She initially began her dental career as a dental assistant and enjoyed caring for patients in this position for 20 years. Deborah’s love of dentistry called her back to school and a few years later she proudly graduated from Indiana University at South Bend’s Dental Hygiene Program. Her dedication to our patient’s health and well-being is unwavering. We have been fortunate enough to have Deborah make our practice her dental home since 2004.
On her days off you can find Deborah enjoying her grandchildren, landscaping around her home, or relaxing with a good book.
Caring earned her Bachelor's of Science in Dental Hygiene from Indiana University South Bend in the Spring of 2017. Immediately after she joined our dental family. Since then she has been filling the office with a contagious laugh, cheery disposition and a ``can do`` attitude. Caring's infectious smile and sunny disposition will change the way you feel about going to the dentist.
Caring is a Michiana native graduating with academic honors from John Adams High School in 2005. She lived in Tulsa, Oklahoma for a brief period but returned to the midwest in 2009. She was a certified trainer and key manager for Bonefish Grill for years prior to and after receiving her bachelors degree. She even won the title of Employee of the Year for her store in 2014.
Caring is a step mother of four. She enjoys singing karaoke with her family, watching scary movies, crafting, and spending time with her pets.
Beverly, or as we lovingly know her “Aunt Bev”, has known Dr. Mighion for many years as she is his wife’s aunt. She retired from Associates Financial / Citi Group after 35 years of service. Initially, Dr. Mighion pulled her out of retirement in 2012 to help with a large project within the office. However, he was quick to notice how curious and meticulous she was so he never let her go. Beverly tirelessly works with insurance companies to maximize our patient’s benefits and she really doesn’t take no for an answer.
A life long resident of Michiana, she is a graduate of John Adams High School. Beverly is a dedicated volunteer for Pet Refuge and has enjoys being a foster mom for cats. Additionally, Beverly is a member of the Michiana Hoosiers Unit Marine Corp League Auxillary.
ChristinaAdministrative Team, Medical Insurance Coordinator
To say that Christina wears multiple hats within our administrative team is definitely an understatement. She is energetic, knowledgeable, and is always willing to go the extra mile for our patients and other team members. We promise her contagious personality will make you feel like you’re an extension of her own family. Christina has been an integral part of
Dr. Mighion’s dental family since 2010. During that time she took a short hiatus to go back to school and obtain a degree in nursing, but just couldn’t stay away.
A long time resident of Mishawaka and graduate of Mishawaka High School, Christina has been happily married for 20 years. Together with her husband, they have four children and four grandchildren. When she is not busy helping our patients, she enjoys doing crafts, going to the beach, and spending time with her husband.
Michelle has been a part of the dental field for over 12 years. With an extensive background as a clinical assistant in both general dentistry and oral surgery, she now uses her procedural knowledge to help effectively process dental insurance pre-determinations and schedule in office treatment with Dr. Mighion. Michelle is cheerful disposition and warm smile greets you when you arrive and she’ll often will be the first person to answer the phone eager to address all of your questions and concerns.
Michelle has one adult daughter and an adorable 4 year old bulldog/beagle mix. She enjoys walking, gardening, reading, and other quiet activities in her spare time.
Kyley joined our dental family in February of 2019. You’ll often find her with a smile on her face eager to assist our patients and support her team members. Kyley is our dental hygiene concierge. She is your “go to” should you need accommodations or if you have any questions related to your upcoming dental hygiene appointment. A graduate of Penn High School, Kyley discovered her love for dentistry and working with the public while attending the dental assisting program offered through the Elkhart Area Career Center.
Kyley was born and raised in Osceola, and still resides there. In her free time she enjoys spending time with friends and family, and her German-Australian Sheppard puppy “Rhett.”