Meet The Staff

John L. Havlick, DDS, PC, General & Cosmetic Dentistry in Valparaiso IN

Meet the staff




Tara — Office Manager

Tara has served as Dr. Havlick’s Office Manager since January, 2003. She grew up near Pittsburgh, PA and is a huge fan of the Pittsburgh Penguins, Steelers and Pirates. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Loyola University Chicago where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She shares her home with her husband, John, and their cat, Mulder.




Ashby — Marketing Manager & EFDA Dental Assistant

Ashby has been the Marketing Director and EFDA Dental assistant at Dr. Havlick’s for over 4 years. She graduated from Portage Highschool in 2006 and decided she wanted a career in the Dental field. She is an avid Blackhawks, Cubs and Steelers fan. She shares her home with her fiancé, Mitchell, and their four children, Laci, Hayden, Kylie and Piper.




Holly — EFDA Dental Assistant

Holly has been an EFDA Dental assistant at Dr. Havlick’s for over 4 years. Holly recently graduated from Dental Hygiene school at Ivy tech and also works as a Hygienist. She is currently working on her Bachelor’s degree so she can one day become a Dental Hygiene instructor. In her free time, Holly enjoys traveling, being outdoors and spending time with her daughter, Olivia.




Lauren — Hygienist

Lauren has been a Hygienist at Dr. Havlick’s office for over 10 years. Lauren enjoys traveling and spending time with her son, Danny. She also runs Hydad’s bar in Merrillville, IN with her family.                                       





Dori — Hygienist

Dori has been a Hygienist at Dr. Havlick’s office for over 18 years. She graduated from IU with an associates degree in Dental Hygiene and a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. Dori enjoys gardening, traveling and working around her home that she shares with her daughter, Chelsea and four rescue dogs, a cat & a bird.




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