Left to Right: Kassie Sturdyvin - Assistant, Jane Williams - Hygienist/Assistant, Dr. Ruffatto,
Trish Barrett - Hygienist, Sarah Barrett - Treatment Coordinator.
Stop by our office and meet one of the finest dental teams around. We look forward to providing you and your family with the best dental care possible.
Trisha is Our hygienist and has been with our office since 2001. She and her husband Larry have three children and live in her hometown, Fisher. Abby, the youngest, is attending Grace Christian College in Indiana studying Art and Design. Jeremy and Kearah are married and also live in Fisher. Trisha hosted their wedding in the backyard. Jacob and Sarah are recently married. Trisha and Larry are active in the leadership and programs of their church. Trisha and Larry are excellent ballroom dancers and enjoy dancing with their friends. Trish is an excellent cook and loves to entertain her friends and family with elegant dinners.
Sarah is the office's Treatment Coordinator. She graduated from the University of Illinois in 2012 with a degree in Human Development and Family Studies. Since then she has spent time working with people with disabilities and in banking before bringing her friendly smile and financial skills to our office where she's quickly become our expert in handling insurance. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband Jacob, volunteering with children, and baking (eating) cookies.
Jane began her hygiene career with Dr. Ruffatto in 2010. She is now Dr. Ruffatto’s assistant and hygienist. Prior to completion of dental hygiene school, Jane was a scheduling coordinator in a previous dental office. Jane brings flexibility and a wide range of skills to our office. She has 3 grown children. Jane enjoys spending time with her family and friends when she is not visiting her fiancé in Texas. She enjoys cooking, reading and fitness.
Kassie joined Dr. Ruffatto as his assistant in the Spring of 2015 after completing her dental hygiene degree. She looks forward to receiving her license so she can begin treating patients. Kassie enjoys working alongside Dr. Ruffatto as he performs the procedures she learned about in school to help improve patients’ dental health. Kassie grew up in St. Joseph with her mom and two sisters and enjoys spending time with them all, along with her boyfriend of six years. She is a pit bull advocate and has adopted three of her own, Jasmine, Iggi, and Kaykie. Kassie enjoys traveling – especially cruises, volunteering at the Champaign County Humane Society, reading, online shopping, and fitness.