Meet Our Team
Heath Snell, DDS
Dr. Heath Snell believes in providing professional sedation surgical services in the comfortable and convenient environment of a general dentist office. He joins the Advanced Dental Health team to perform in-house wisdom teeth removal and sedation for our patients receiving dental treatments.
Dr. Snell graduated Summa Cum Laude from Arizona State University for his undergraduate studies. He then attended the University Of Colorado School Of Dentistry where he pursued his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He was nominated into the prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon dental honors society along with receiving several awards and honors while in dental school. A one-year course of study in Advanced Education in General Dentistry following his graduation from dental school provided Dr. Snell with the required training to be certified to perform extraction of wisdom teeth and IV sedation.
Dr. Snell is a member and associated with the American Dental Association, Arizona Dental Association and the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology.
Dr. Snell is a native of Mesa, AZ and he and his wife Chelsea and 5 children now reside in Gilbert, AZ. He is very active in his church and community, enjoys athletic sports, and has participated on City football and basketball teams. His hobbies include watching or playing sports and photography.
Anna Snider, RN, LE
Anna joined our practice in 2014 with close to twenty years of experience in the medical and aesthetic fields. She is a registered nurse and licensed aesthetician who opened and managed the aesthetic wing for a successful plastic surgeon in Tuscon, AZ. She specializes in dermal filler and Botox injections both for cosmetic and therapeutic reasons. She also specializes in gynecological oncology treatment modalities and is certified in oncology pharmacy. Anna earned a bachelor's degree in education from the University of Arizona and taught elementary school for the first decade of her professional life.
In addition to her own cosmetic practice, Anna is working closely with Dr. Snider and Dr. Hahn in treatment planning relief for patients who suffer from migraines, TMJ, clenching, grinding, have black triangles between their teeth, "gummy" smiles and many other conditions.
Anna and Dr. Snider love to travel and spend time with friends and family sharing good food and great stories. Anna sees patients Tuesday through Thursday and is also available by appointment.
Shelly Hasch, Office Manager
Shelly is new to the ADH family but is not new to the dental field. Shelly has a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Southwest Minnesota State University and a Certificate in Healthcare Leadership from Minnesota West Community and Technical College. She grew up in Minnesota and moved here with her husband in 2014 to get away from the snow and cold weather. Together they have four grown children and one grandson. In her free time she enjoys playing sand volleyball, hiking, biking, traveling and spending time with family and friends.
Shelly works with the entire ADH team to make sure that your experience with our office is amazing! She also loves to work with patients to help them find ways to get their treatment done. Whether it's a large or small case, she will help you find creative ways to finance your treatment if needed to help get you healthy.
Stephanie Kraniak, Insurance Coordinator
Stephanie hails from Manchester, NH and graduated from Apollo College for Dental Assisting in 2005. Stephanie is an avid Boston sports fan! She also loves going to the movies and is in almost every Fandom, with Star Wars being her favorite!
When not kicking insurance butt at the office, Stephanie enjoys spending time with her two handsome sons and super hot husband!
Allison Keller, Registered Dental Hygienist
Allison joined our team 10 years ago as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She is originally from Iowa, but has lived in Arizona for most of her life. She graduated from Rio Salado Hygiene School in 2003.
Allison loves to educate her patients in oral health and is conscientious about listening to her patients’ needs to meet them in a supportive manner. When she isn't doing that, she enjoys spending time with her two children, is a cross-fit enthusiast and loves to travel.
Elise Sullivan, Registered Dental Hygienist
Elise became a member of our ADH family in 2015. She is a native of California moving from Sonoma County to Phoenix in 2012. She is a graduate from the Dental Hygiene Program at Carrington College in Arizona. Growing up, Elise loved going to the dentist to get her teeth cleaned and enjoys providing the same positive experience she remembers with her patients.
Elise is fond of hiking, exploring many of the trails Arizona has to offer. She loves to cook and spend time with her family and friends including her puppy Nala. She enjoys sharing a common passion toward dentistry with her co-workers and facing the daily challenges the industry has to offer.
Elizabeth Zaysoff, Certified Dental Assistant
Liz has been a Certified Dental Assistant since 1984 and has been with our office for over 35 years. She received her Associates Degree at Scottsdale Community College where she was a member of the honorary Phi Theta Kappa.
Liz is an Arizona native and lives over 30 minutes away from our office, and makes such a long daily commute because she truly enjoys the relationships she has developed with our patients over the years. In addition to her dedication here, she is the lead instructor for the Phoenix Dental Assistant School. Liz loves to sew, excels in crafts and is kept very busy with her two Scottish Terriers.
Sonia Jackson, Certified Dental Assistant
Sonia joined us in October of 2016. She graduated from the Dental Assisting program at Brookline College in 2013 and has been active in the field for that past four years. Her number one priority is patient care and experience. When Sonia was young she had a traumatic experience going to the dentist. She became an assistant in order to change the perception some people have about going to the dentist and dentistry in general. She has the gift of relating to patients and educating them so they understand the treatment process and feel comfortable.
Sonia has an adorable one year old son with whom she spends the majority of her time. She is a fiery Puerto Rican, born in Manhattan and raised in multiple cities. She loves to travel having visited Madrid, London, Paris and a large part of the United States. She can converse with you in Spanish. In addition she is a foodie, loves to lift weights and enjoys making people laugh.
Vanessa Johns, Certified Dental Assistant
Vanessa made the move from California back to Arizona to be near family. Vanessa graduated from VEI Dental Assisting School where she was the Valedictorian. She has been a dental assistant for four years and loves to talk with patients when they are in the operatory with her.
Vanessa has three beautiful daughters and loves to play and watch basketball, with her favorite team being the Lakers. She also loves it when football season rolls around and her favorite team to spend her Sunday’s with is the Dallas Cowboys. Vanessa also loves to listen to music of all kinds and likes to just hang out with her boyfriend Luther. When she isn’t doing those activities she loves to cook and eat food.
Rick Fair, Certified Dental Technician And Ceramist
Rick began working in a dental lab in 1973 as an apprentice and due to his pursuit of excellence, he has become an essential part of our office. He has been our primary dental technician and ceramist on our most difficult cases for many years and consistently delivers the high quality results we demand for our patients.
Rick enjoys working closely with Dr. Snider and Dr. Hahn because of their drive and passion for aesthetic dentistry. Rick became a recognized specialist at the Kois Center in Seattle, Washington several years ago. He is also a Certified Dental Technician through the National Board of Certification in Dental Technology.