Meet Us 2018-10-04T16:37:40+00:00
Ryan McNamara D.D.S., Endodontist
Ryan McNamara D.D.S., Endodontist
Dr. McNamara grew up in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho where his father and brother currently practice general dentistry. After completing residency in Texas he and his wife decided to return to the Pacific Northwest where they met during dental school at UW. They enjoy the scenery, people, and lifestyle it has to offer.

Dr. McNamara enjoys spending time with his family and friends especially his wife Donna. His free time usually involves outdoor activities including hiking, biking, and golfing in the summer and skiing and snowboarding in the winter. He also enjoys scuba diving when traveling and cooking and reading when spending time at home.

Vanessa Chrepa D.D.S., Endodontist
Vanessa Chrepa D.D.S., Endodontist
Dr. Chrepa grew up in Athens, Greece where she worked as a general dentist until coming to the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) to complete her residency and Master’s degree in Endodontics. After her training she joined the faculty at UTHSCSA as Assistant Professor and taught Endodontics until she and her husband joined the faculty at the University of Washington School of Dentistry. Dr. Chrepa currently teaches undergraduate and graduate students in Endodontics and conducts research on Endodontic regeneration. She is now available for patient care on Wednesdays at East Hill Endodontics. Dr. Chrepa is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics and an Editorial Review member for the Journal of Endodontics. In her free time, she enjoys exploring the Northwest with her husband and their rescue dog Alfie. She also enjoys traveling to new destinations and is a major foodie.
Salena, Patient Care Coordinator
Salena is our Patient Care Coordinator, she will make sure to get you into our office at a time that works well for your schedule. Salena is our go-to for all billing, insurance and scheduling questions. Before Salena was our Patient Care Coordinator she worked as a Dental Assistant in our office, She always knew she had a passion for helping people! Salena grew up on The Eastside and enjoys spending time with her family, going snowboarding and comedy shows
Rayona, Dental Assistant
Rayona joined East Hill Endodontics in July of 2017 as our dental assistant. Rayona graduated from Pima Medical Institute in 2013 and she gained experience working in general office and community clinics as well. Enthusiastic, friendly and dedicated are a few words to describe Rayona. She is committed to patient care and wants to be certain all visitors to our office have a relaxing and comfortable dental appointment. Rayona was born and raised in Seattle. She has a one year old daughter and in her free time likes to travel and spend time with her family.
Riley, Dental Assistant
Riley is one of our dental assistants. She is a Washington native, growing up in nearby Woodinville and she loves living in the Pacific Northwest. She loves working as a dental assistant because she is able to meet wonderful people and help save their teeth. Riley always makes patients feel relaxed and at ease. In her free time she likes to read, watch movies and spend time with her family and pets.