Michael Lemme, DDS
Dr. Michael Lemme received his D.D.S. degree from the University of Washington School of Dentistry. He has devoted his career to family and cosmetic dentistry, with an emphasis on health, comfort, and personalized care for his patients. In our Oak Harbor practice, patients of all ages enjoy a warm and inviting atmosphere. Our patients feel at home, and the team makes all the difference. We understand the importance of making our patients feel comfortable before and during a wide variety of procedures. We serve patients in the surrounding communities of Coupeville, Freeland, Langley, and Anacortes, Washington.Our entire dental team is dedicated to providing our patients with the very best that modern dentistry has to offer. Ongoing training and education will continue to be a mainstay in our practice. This is a must in the pursuit of excellence. It is our goal to work with each patient as a team to show them how to take control of their dental health.Dr. Lemme is a man who prides himself on strong family values and has a passion for Oak Harbor. He and his lovely wife, Crystal, both graduated from Oak Harbor High School and then Brigham Young University thereafter. They have six beautiful daughters and an awesome son. In his spare time, Dr. Lemme loves to read, write, swim, go biking, and most of all, enjoy the beauty of Whidbey Island with his family.
Cindy – Director of First Impressions
Cindy is always smiling and friendly, eager to help patients with their dental insurance plans. She graduated in dental assisting in April 1991, and has been with our office since January 2015. She greatly admires Dr. Michael Lemme’s caring demeanor with his patients and family. Cindy has a 21-year-old son and enjoys fishing, hiking, boating, cooking, reading, and gardening.
Elisa – Dental Assistant
Elisa started her career in dentistry this last year. She is a Washington native, having grown up in Burlington. She loves golfing, singing, playing piano, and running with her dog Melvin. She has loved her experience so far in dentistry and would like to continue her education eventually and become a dental hygienist. “I love the family feel of Dr. Lemme’s office, and I’m excited to get to know the city and people of Oak Harbor.” She has already had a positive impact on Dr. Lemme’s patients and team.”I believe that helping someone confidently smile is the best gift you can give.”

Jessi – Dental Hygienist
Jessi started her dental career in 2009 by working as a dental assistant, with the goal of becoming a Dental Hygienist. In 2015 she graduated with an Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene Science, returned to Whidbey and began working in Oak Harbor. She also continued her education and was awarded her Bachelors Degree in Dental Hygiene Science in 2017. She loves to learn and grow in her skills so that she can provide the best care possible for our patients. She joined our team in Fall 2018.Born and raised on Whidbey Island, Jessi loves to kayak, beach comb, and explore all of our natural beauty with her husband Nate. They raise a small flock of chickens, and enjoy fly fishing together.If you haven’t met her yet you can look forward to meeting her at your next dental cleaning!
Debora- Dental Hygienist
Debora Ligaya graduated from Eastern Washington University with a Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene in 2013. Since then, she has worked in private practice for three years, and she had the opportunity to serve our military personnel right here on Whidbey Island for five years. Due to her desire to have more time for her husband, parents, children and 11 grandchildren, Debora has happily transitioned back into private practice. From day one, Dr. Lemme and the rest of the team each made her feel welcome, and she is thankful for the privilege of working with such devoted and caring people. In her free time, Deb loves to spend time with family and friends, read, hike, experiment with plant-based recipes, and hang out around the koi pond with her husband, Dean, and her dog, Cricket. She looks forward to helping each person live a healthier and happier life.
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Kayla- Dental Assistant
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