At Cowden Family Dental, we combine exceptional dentistry with comfortable care to help you create a healthier, more beautiful smile. Our family-friendly dental office in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, offers a variety of dental services that can help you meet your smile goals. Our dentist, Dr. Jason Cowden, and our team have years of experience helping patients with a range of dental needs to reach optimal oral health, and we can help you, too. Schedule your appointment at 505-867-3999 today.
Celeste Aloi - Dental Assistant
Celeste started working in the dental field in 2015 and began working at our office in November of 2016.
She has a daughter and loves spending time with her friends and family. Celeste also enjoys MMA, food, watching movies, and being outdoors!
“What drew me to dentistry is being able to care for patients and working in the healthcare field. I also love working with my team because everyone helps each other and is friendly.”
Holly Jones - Insurance Specialist
Holly began working at our office in February of 2018. She works with insurance companies and verifies insurances to minimize any out of pocket costs for our patients.
She has been married for 21 years and has five wonderful children. The Jones are a military family and moved to NM in 2017. Holly loves spending time with her family and traveling!
“Dr. Cowden is an extremely personable, compassionate physician, and our staff is genuine, kind, and extremely fun to work with!”
Deanna Baca - Dental Hygienist
Deanna started working in the dental field in 2014 and began working at our office in December of 2018.
She has been married for four years. She also has a dog and loves fishing, camping, and being outdoors!
“I've been interested in the dental field since I was a little kid. I've had a lot of dental treatments done and was always curious and interested in what was happening. The office environment is calm and happy. Everyone is friendly and always in a good mood!”
Akayla Brandt - Office Manager
Akayla began working in our office in March of 2018. She maintains staff schedules, manages internal office procedures and practices, and coordinates day-to-day office practices.
She has been married for ten years and has two adorable dogs named Jubilee and Arya! Akayla loves Star Wars, board games, reading, and video games.
“My favorite part of my job is the constant interaction with our awesome patients and being the biggest encourager and cheerleader for our staff! I love being able to encourage and give guidance to patients who have an uneasiness about going to the dentist and help them overcome that anxiety.”
Cheryl Offutt - Dental Hygienist
Cheryl started working in the dental field in 1994 and began working at our office in March of 2018.
She has one spoiled miniature schnauzer named Muffin and loves to go camping and be outdoors! Cheryl and her husband also have a lot of children and grandchildren!
“My favorite aspect of dentistry is educating patients about things that can make them healthier. I love working with our team because everyone gets along really well and helps each other. We genuinely have fun at work!”
Jonie Campagna - Dental Hygienist
Jonie started working in the dental field in 2002 and began working at our office in August of 2017.
She has been married for four years and has one pug named Ruby. Jonie enjoys outdoor activities, such as camping, fishing, and hiking. She also loves to travel anywhere and everywhere, watch scary movies, and read!
“My favorite aspect of dentistry is helping people feel more confident since smiles are the way a lot of people feel confident, and everyone should smile! I enjoy working with our team because we work well together, respect each other, and are all focused on making this the best dental practice.”