the owens dental team
Our team is the heart and soul of Owens Dental! They are passionate about providing excellent dental care and an exceptional experience for each of our guests. Our goal is for you to feel welcomed like family – with no judgement ever! We genuinely care for the well-being of each person in our patient family and always treat patients as we would like to be treated.
We focus on creating and maintaining an amazing work environment and culture. What are our core values? Happiness, Honesty, Integrity, Kindness, Caring, Collaboration, Humility, Ongoing Improvement and Builder. What’s a builder you might ask? Great question! To us, it means that we are constantly trying to build each other up – our team and our patients. We want to have a positive impact on the world around us – one interaction at a time. Does this sound like somewhere you’d want to be a patient, or work yourself? If so, please contact us – we would love to chat with you!
meet our team
Dr. Travis Rabun
Dr. Travis Rabun was born and raised in Lone Tree, Colorado. He earned his Bachelor of Science from Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas in 2016, where he played 4 years of Division III lacrosse. He then earned his Master of Clinical Anatomy from Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska in 2019. Dr. Rabun then graduated Magna Cum Laude as a Doctor of Dental Surgery from Creighton University School of Dentistry in 2023. He was also nominated to Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Honor Society during his 4th year of dental school.
Dr. Rabun is passionate about patient care and helping patients be confident in their smiles. He enjoys learning about and employing the new technology that the dental field has to offer to help best care for his patients. He is also devoted to community service. While in dental school helped treat patients at the Iowa and Nebraska Mission of Mercy, where he provided free dental care to the surrounding communities.
David joined our team in July 2023. Originally from Sunnyvale, California, he moved to Fort Collins to attend Colorado State University to pursue a career in dentistry. He is currently enrolled in CSU’s 1-year masters in biomedical sciences and plans to apply to dental school afterwards. In his free time, David can often be found working out at Prodigy Gym, playing intramural soccer, and baking. He loves being in a dental office and learning about how it works.
Registered Dental Assistant
Sadie joined our team in November 2022. She looks forward to getting to know patients!
She is from Salmon, Idaho. She enjoys traveling, hiking, camping, rock climbing, and playing her guitar. She is also a lover of all 70’s music and fashion, ask her about it next time you’re in!
Sadie chose dentistry because she loves working with her hands and helping people. Welcome to the team, Sadie!
Jessica joined our team as Treatment Coordinator in September of 2022. She brings years of dental office experience to our team.
Jessica and her husband relocated to Fort Collins in 2022 with their two small dogs, and they love living in Colorado!
Heidi joined our team in October of 2021 as a Sterilization Tech and was promoted to Dental Assistant in October 2022. She works in the dental field because she loves seeing people love their smile! She has been enjoying her time here learning about various dental procedures and how a dental office works.
Heidi is originally from South Dakota. She has a dog named Abbie and her current favorite color is neon orange. She spends her time listening to Wallows and The Driver Era, singing, dancing, and baking! One day she hopes to travel to Australia. When you’re in the office you will likely hear the music that Heidi picked, she is basically our office DJ!
Registered Dental Hygienist
Lauryn joined our team in August of 2021. She graduated from Idaho State University with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She values connecting with her patients to ensure they get the best individualized care in an encouraging and positive way. She is passionate about educating patients to help them with all of their oral health needs and goals.
Lauryn grew up in Boise, Idaho and is enjoying exploring beautiful Colorado. In her free time, Lauryn enjoys hiking, painting, and trying new recipes. She loves spending quality time with family and friends.
Registered Dental Assistant
Macey joined our team in March 2021 as a Dental Assistant and brings years of experience in the dental field. She enjoys all the wonderful patients she gets to meet and takes pride in providing them with the best care possible.
Macey is from Pendleton, Oregon and enjoys living in beautiful Fort Collins! In her free time she loves spending time with friends and family, hiking, drawing and going to Disneyland.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Maddie joined our team in January of 2020. She has been working in the dental field since 2016 and graduated from dental hygiene school in 2019. Maddie is passionate about building relationships with people and increasing confidence in their smiles! She says that good oral health is key to achieving confidence in your smile!
Maddie is originally from Mead, Colorado. She has a fluffy cat named Leo! She loves the color purple, Taylor Swift, and pizza. If she could go anywhere, it would be on a cruise for sure. Maddie also plays the piano, sings, listens to true crime podcasts, and bakes in her free time. She also got married in May 2022! Congrats, Maddie!
Dr. Brad Packer
Dr. Brad Packer graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 2015. He went on to complete a general practice residency at the University of Colorado. He loves helping his patients receive the dental care they need in a comfortable and caring environemnt.
Dr. Packer grew up in Rochester, Minnesota and now especially enjoys the weather here in Colorado. When he’s not in the office, he spends his time with his wife and three kids. He enjoys photography, music, playing tennis, and enjoying the outdoors.
Alexa joined our team in May of 2021 is a Pre-Dental student at CSU where she is working towards a Undergraduate Degree in Biomedical Sciencees with a Minor in Sociology. She began working in the dental field in 2019 and has been enjoying the experience of working at Owens Dental where she can see a variety of dental procedures and learn how a dental office works.
Alexa is originally from Thornton, CO, but loves living in Fort Collins and attending CSU! Alexa also works as a Student Facilitator and Orientation Leader at CSU. In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors, spending time with family and friends and painting.
New Patient Coordinator
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EJ (she/they) joined the Owens Dental team in June 2021. She brings with her years of expertise in Orthodontics and is excited to learn more about general dentistry! She’s thrilled to be the New Patient Coordinator as this means she can cultivate relationships and get to know everyone who walks through our door! They are happy to work with a team who wants the same goal for all of our patients: 100% satisfaction!
She and her husband moved here in January 2021 from Johnson City, Tennessee with their pets and call Fort Collins home now. EJ spends their free time playing video games, painting, reading, and hunting down the best coffee shops. They also love music and would love if you dropped a song recommendation!
Registered Dental Hygienist
Audra joined our team in April 2019. She has been a Dental Hygienist since 2016 and is passionate about helping patients improve oral health. She loves teaching proper home care techniques and educating patients about dental hygiene. She enjoys meeting and helping our patients and working with such a fun team at Owens Dental.
Audra is originally from New York but loves living in Fort Collins. She and her husband love spending their free time enjoying all that Northern Colorado has to offer and taking care of their dog, Gus. She is passionate about botany and enjoys gardening and caring for her many houseplants.
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Tammy joined our team in August of 2020 as Business Office Coordinator and in August of 2022 she became Office Manager. She has worked in the dental industry for many years in general dentistry and orthodontics.
Tammy brings a great deal of experience with dental insurance, treatment coordination and coordinating patient care. She is passionate about helping patients receive the dental care they need and using her knowledge of dental insurance to help them receive coverage for services.
Patient Care Coordinator
Brenda joined the Owens Dental team in August of 2017 and has many years of experience in the dental field. She loves working in dentistry and making patients smile! She loves the personal relationships she makes with our patient family and working with such a great team.
When she’s not working, Brenda enjoys her family (her two-legged and four-legged children :). She also enjoys cooking, home decorating, camping, gardening and being in the outdoors!
Registered Dental Hygienist
Megan joined our team in September of 2016. She graduated from William Rainey Harper College with her degree in Dental Hygiene. Megan brings with her years of dental office experience as well as years of experience as a highly-rated hygienist. She has undergone extensive training in hygiene and is passionate about being the best hygienist she can be. She enjoys working with a team who is as dedicated as she is to helping our patients achieve a beautiful and healthy smile.
Megan grew up in McHenry, Illinois and while she enjoys visiting family there, she loves living in Fort Collins and is happy to call Northern Colorado her new home. In her free time she enjoys being outside hiking and snowboarding. She also enjoys reading, caring for her houseplants and spending time with her friends, husband and dog, Frisco.
Sarah joined Owens Dental in May of 2013 as the Office Manager. In 2017 she became Practice Manager and then in 2022 she was promoted to COO. Prior to Owens Dental, she worked for a tech startup and then medical nonprofit in Denver and brings years of business and management experience to the team. Sarah is passionate about creating and maintaining good business practices that support the dental team in providing excellent patient care. She loves working in the dental field and with the wonderful team here at Owens Dental, supporting them in any way she can!
Sarah is originally from Morrison, CO and now calls Fort Collins home. She loves spending time with her husband, son (born August of 2022!) and 9 year old pup. In her free time she enjoys trail running and hiking, backpacking, skiing, playing piano, reading and gardening.
Dr. Tim Owens
Dr. Tim Owens graduated as a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 2004, where he was nominated to be a member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the Dental Honors Society. Immediately following his graduation, Dr. Owens spent a year completing a residency in general dentistry at the University of Utah School of Medicine. Prior to his DDS degree, Dr. Owens graduated Summa Cum Laude from SUNY Syracuse in 1999, with a Master’s in Physical Therapy. He uses every day in his comprehensive approach to dentistry. Dr. Owens and his family moved to Fort Collins in 2006 and he began practicing at Harmony Dental Care, now Owens Dental. He loves working with the wonderful patients at Owens Dental, many of whom he has known for years.
Outside of the office, Dr. Owens loves spending time with his wife, Caroline, and their six children: Lindsey, Miles, Sam, Wesley, Julia and Calvin. Dr. Owens is actively involved in the LDS community, coaches his kids’ basketball teams, and enjoys volunteering for local charities.
While we do not currently have any openings in Fort Collins, we are currently hiring for multiple positions for our new location in Berthoud, CO! We will be opening October of 2023 and are hiring for the roles of Dental Hygienist, Receptionist and Dental Assistant. Interested in becoming part of the team? Send us your resume – we look forward to hearing from you!