When you visit Healthy Smiles Dental Care™ of Muskegon, you are not just a number on our records. We treat patients like family because that is how we think of you. Our dentists and team are committed to offering you the best available dental care by making our treatments as comfortable as possible and working closely with your needs and desires from the beginning to the end of your appointment. We invite you to learn more about the friendly dental professionals you will meet at our dental office in Muskegon, Michigan:

Steven Rodriguez, DDS
rodriguezDr. Steven Rodriguez is the owner of Healthy Smiles Dental Care™ of Muskegon. He has 25 years of experience in the dental field. Dr. Rodriguez performs procedures such as root canals, crowns and bridges, full and partial dentures, retreating root canals, placing implants, cosmetic dentistry and Invisalign®. In addition, he has special training in oral surgery. Dr. Rodriguez has developed a straightforward approach to dentistry in which he gives his patients a compassionate treatment plan to ensure long-lasting oral health. Dr. Rodriguez received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the University of Michigan. Dr. Rodriguez is committed to providing the highest quality dental care at an affordable price.

Jeffrey Sevener, DDS
278-jeffrey_sevenerDr. Jeffrey Sevener received his Bachelor of Science from Alma College in 1992 and his dental degree from the University of Detroit Mercy in 1996. He has been practicing locally for over 15 years. Dr. Sevener is a member of the ADA, MDA, Muskegon District Dental Society, and International Association for Orthodontics. He has received advanced training in orthodontics, TMD, implants, and Invisalign®. Dr. Sevener regularly attends continuing education classes and strives to provide patients with optimal care and educate them on how proper care affects their overall health.

In his free time, Dr. Sevener likes camping, ski, and golf.


Meet Our Team

Our dental office is run by a friendly team of efficient and experienced dental professionals. We look forward to working alongside our dentists to provide you with personalized dental care.

Jami, Patient Care Manager
276-jamiJami has been with Healthy Smiles as the Patient Care Manager for four years. She enjoys the opportunity to get out and talk with the patients while managing the office and team. Jami loves the feeling of one big family they have in the office.

Happily married for 12 years, Jami has an amazing son and three awesome grandchildren. In her free time, she likes to go camping, kayaking, and roller-skating.


Irina, RDH
277-irinaIrina graduated with honors from Grand Rapids Community College with her RDH and license in local anesthesia administration. She is committed to building relationships and delivering high-quality patient care. By putting the patients’ needs first, she can create an ideal dental experience the patients enjoy. Irina has always wanted to help people create beautiful, healthy smiles. Working with Healthy Smiles allows Irina to achieve her personal goals and work with a team that is committed to advancing their skills and knowledge.

In her spare time, Irina loves to travel the world and enjoy nature and the outdoors. She also stays active and spends time with her family.

Ashley, Dental Assistant
276-ashleyAshley has been a dental assistant at Healthy Smiles for four years. She graduated from Everest Institute in 2011 with an associate degree in dental assisting. She loves working with her close-knit team and the patients. Ashley enjoys going the extra mile for the patients so they want to come back and see us.

Ashley is married and has two children.

Cece, RDA, CDA
277-ceceCece received her RDA from Washtenaw Community College. She also attended Baker College for massage therapy, Ross Medical College for dental assisting, and passed the DANB to be a Certified Dental Assistant. Cece has been working with Healthy Smiles for two years. She considers it a happy environment and loves her co-workers and patients. Along with assisting the doctor, Cece also performs routine lab work, including denture repairs and relines.

Cece stays busy in her free time remodeling her home.


Emily, Front Desk Staff
277-emilyEmily has been a member of the front office team with Healthy Smiles for a year. She graduated from Ross Medical College in 2012 and is cross-trained in assisting. Emily’s experience allows her to help in all areas of the dental office.

Emily has been married for five years and has a beautiful, 1 ½-year-old boy and a little girl on the way. She enjoys spending time with her family and participating in outdoor activities in her spare time.

Tina, Front Desk Staff
277-tinaTina is our newest addition to our front office team. She likes the camaraderie among the staff and has a passion for patient care while striving to do her best.

Tina is a mother of two, a girl and a boy. She enjoys doing whatever interests her children!