Doctor and Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly dentist and staff who make Frahm Family Dentistry a leading provider of oral hygiene and personalized dental services in Spokane.
Dr. Gregory A. Frahm
Dr. Frahm has been practicing general dentistry in Spokane since 2001. Seven of those years had been partnered with Dr. Charbonneau at their present location prior to his retirement in 2010. Dr. Frahm is a member of the American Dental Association, Washington State Dental Association and the local Spokane District Dental Society. Dr. Frahm maintains the most recent dental technology and advancements with hundreds of continued education hours through Study clubs, seminars, conventions and article reviews. Volunteer dental care and education is another vital service in Dr. Frahm’s career.
Dr. Frahm has been an active member in the medical community as well. Prior to achieving his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the Indiana University School of Dentistry, he practiced as a Registered Pharmacist with Kaiser Permanente in his hometown of Vancouver, WA. Dr. Frahm graduated from Washington State University with a Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree in which he gained a specialized knowledge of pharmacology. Dr. Frahm’s unique background will provide you and your loved ones with a comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for all your dental healthcare needs. Dr. Frahm and his staff provide child and adult dental care.
Debbie was born and raised in Spokane. She has been in dentistry since 1976 after receiving her dental assisting certificate from Spokane Community College. Over the years she has enjoyed seeing all of the changes and advances with dental materials and technology. Debbie has been a part of the office for many years in different roles. Debbie is our Recare and Scheduling coordinator and also submits insurance claims, greets our patients with a smile as the walk in our office. Due to her background as a Dental Assistant she is able to field many dental questions that patients may have. When not at the office Debbie can be found spending time with her husband, children and three canine best friends. She enjoys gardening and can often be found relaxing in her backyard, which has been dubbed the Secret Garden, surrounded by her dazzling dahlia collection and many other plants and flowers.
Meredith, a 1999 graduate of Central Washington University, joined our office in 2008 bringing nine years of professional experience to the team. As a Front Office Coordinator, Meredith’s goal is to help patients understand their treatment plans, dental benefits and be able to achieve the smile they desire. Whether you talk to Meredith over the phone or in person, she greets you with a smile and a positive attitude. One of her most favorite things about working in this office is the relationships that she has developed with the patients. Meredith shares her home with her husband, daughter, son, a Black Lab and a rescued Rag Doll. She finds joy in creating fun childhood memories for her little ones, scrap booking, photography, spending time with her family and being in the great outdoors.
Becky joined our office in April of 2008 as a Dental Assistant. Becky grew up in Western Washington and graduated from the SCC Dental Assistant program in 1992. During her 22 years in dentistry, she has worked hard to always improve her clinical skills to make patients as comfortable as possible during their dental visit. This led her to return to school and earn her Expanded Duties Function Dental Auxiliary license in July 2013. Becky is known for her beautiful temporaries and patients are often surprised they are not the final restoration. Becky lives with her husband, a local photographer and stagehand, and their two daughters. When not at the office, she is usually found out and about with her family. You can often find her with her lively dog at the local dog park. Becky loves books, movies, food, friends and animals.
Denette, born and raised in Spokane, has been treating patients in her hometown for 33 years. She has a sweet and gentle spirit that promotes a comfortable environment for our patients. Denette enjoys being a hygienist and working with patients to improve their dental health and smile. Over the years Denette has seen many changes within dentistry and is excited about new technology that allows us to provide optimal treatment to our patients. Denette is married with three wonderful children and enjoys spending long weekends at Lake Coeur d’Alene and Schweitzer Mountain. She shares her home with a beautiful Airedale Terrier.
Andrea joined our office in 2012 as a Dental Hygienist. She was born in Santa Cruz, California and raised in Spokane. After graduating Mead High School in 2007 she attended University of Colorado in Boulder. Once she decided to pursue dental hygiene she moved to Portland, Oregon to attend dental hygiene school. Following graduation she returned to Spokane to be closer to family. Andrea loves working with patients and the team at Frahm Family Dentistry. Andrea and her husband live in downtown Spokane and love taking advantage of all that Spokane has to offer from biking on the Centennial Trail to running with the Flying Irish and dining at local restaurants.
Heather joined our office in 2016 as a Dental Assistant. She grew up in Moses Lake and has called Spokane her home for over 25 years. She received her bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Psychology at EWU. Working as a CNA and job coach for the disabled prompted her to go back to school for what she always wanted to do, work as a Dental Assistant. With over 20 years of dental experience, Heather is well rounded in dentistry. She loves meeting new patients and making them feel at ease. Heather is married and together her husband and her have five children, one grand-daughter and two dogs. While not at work, Heather enjoys camping, having BBQ’s with family and friends and working on her estate sale company with her husband. Heather also enjoys walking to local coffee shops, reading and kayaking.