Meet Dr. Valerie Holleman
Dr. Valerie Holleman was born and raised in Oklahoma City. She obtained her Doctorate of Dental
Surgery (DDS) degree from
the University of Oklahoma’s College of Dentistry in 2005. After graduation, Dr. Holleman was
selected for admittance to
the Advanced Education in General Dentistry program. During her residency, she gained valuable
experience and knowledge in
diagnosis, treatment planning, and the treatment of complex dental conditions. Since graduating in
2005, she has continued
to refine her clinical skills and complete additional training in cosmetic dentistry, sedation,
She is also certified to provide Invisalign
Dr. Holleman maintains memberships with the American Dental Association, the Oklahoma Dental
Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. She also volunteers at the dental clinic
at Catholic Charities
about once a month and at the Oklahoma Mission of Mercy (OKMOM). Building trusting relationships
with patients, honing her
skills in dentistry, helping patients get relief from dental pain, and creating beautiful, healthy
smiles are the reasons
why she loves her career. Dr. Holleman chose to become a dentist because she believes that everyone
deserves a healthy and
beautiful smile. She is passionate about creating a relaxing atmosphere where you feel comfortable
and safe in the dental chair.
Dr. Holleman met her husband, Ott, while they were both attending dental school. They have been
married since 2006, and have two beautiful children, Madison and Arthur, and two Golden Retrievers,
Tucker and Winston. She enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, working out, and volunteering
at her kids’ school.
Dr. Holleman Looks Forward to Meeting You!
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Meet Our Team
Amanda, Office Manager
Amanda was born in Tulsa and raised in Oologah, Oklahoma. In May 2001, she became certified as a
dental assistant at Tulsa Technology Center.
She joined Dr. Holleman's team in 2009, starting out as her dental assistant. In February 2012, she
took a leave of absence due to the birth of her second son, and then returned to the dental field in
August 2014 as Dr. Holleman’s front office receptionist. She enjoys the interaction with all of the
patients and strives to make all of our patients feel welcome at our office.
Amanda lives in Oologah with her husband, David, and their two boys, Ethan and Wyatt. She loves
living in the country, watching her boys grow, and helping her family and friends in any way that
Jodie, Front Office Receptionist
Jodie was born and raised in Ames, Oklahoma. In the summer of 2008, she earned her associate’s
degree in social science at Northern Oklahoma College. In 2009, she became certified as a dental
assistant at Autry Technology Center.
She joined Dr. Holleman’s team in January 2012 as her dental assistant, and after six years of
assisting, she has now transitioned into the administrative side of dentistry. She loves being able
to touch each patient’s life in a positive way and always strives to not only be a part of giving
them a reason to smile, but actually enhancing the quality of their life.
Jodie lives in Jenks with her husband, Matt, and their daughter, Sydney. In her free time, she
enjoys spending time with her family and friends, being outdoors, and traveling.
Estefani, Front Office Receptionist
Estefani was born in Anaheim, California and raised in Tulsa, OK. She graduated
from Union Public Schools in 2009 and in 2011 from Platt College with her dental assisting
In January 2020, she joined Dr. Holleman's team, working both in the front and back office. All of
her prior work was in pediatrics, but she is eager to learn and grow with Dr. Holleman's team.
Estefani loves spending time with family and friends, traveling, and watching her three kids grow.
She lives in Tulsa with her husband of 2 years, Hugo, and their three kids, Ashton, Melanie, and
Candice, Dental Hygienist
Candice was born and raised in Pryor, OK. She moved to Tulsa when she was 20 years old and completed
her prerequisites for dental hygiene school at TCC. Upon completing the required courses, she was
accepted into OU Health Sciences Center and obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental
Hygiene in 2006.
Candice joined Dr. Holleman's team in August 2019. She takes pride in providing her patients with
thorough, yet gentle cleanings. She loves to see patients succeed when it comes to their dental
health and life in general.
Candice has been married to Joel, the love of her life, for over 16 years. They are very proud to be
Lilian, Eli, Lucy and Emily's parents. There's not much spare time, but when there is, Candice
enjoys reading, having friends and family over, going to concerts, and spending part of her summers
in Washington state visiting her husband's family.
Betsy, Dental Hygienist
Betsy was born and raised in Tulsa, OK. She graduated from Edison High School and went on to receive
her Associate in Applied Sciences degree from Tulsa Community College in 2005.
Betsy joined Dr. Holleman's team in July 2019. She truly loves her work in dentistry and her happy
demeanor can help any patient that may find the dental office a scary place to be. She enjoys
helping patients keep their smiles for a lifetime.
Betsy lives in Tulsa with her husband, Kevin, and their dogs. In her free time she enjoys reading
and sewing quilts.
Johna, Dental Hygienist
Johna was born in Guthrie and raised in Norman, OK. In May 1994, she earned her Bachelor of Science
degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.
Johna joined Dr. Holleman's team in October 2019. She strives to improve her patient’s quality of
life through individualized oral health education and optimal care. She works hard to ease their
dental fears and concerns and loves to get to know her patients on a personal level.
Johna lives in Inola with her husband, Marty, and their twin daughters, Jaylen and Jordan. She also
has a son, Tarren, that attends college at Rogers State. In her free time, she enjoys cheering on
her kids in their activities and working out.
Melisa, Dental Assistant
Melisa was born in Monterrey, Mexico and raised in Broken Arrow. In May 2015, she became certified
as a dental assistant at Tulsa Technology Center.
In June 2015, she joined Dr. Holleman's team as a dental assistant intern first, and then she was
hired on as a permanent dental assistant in July 2015. She has learned that dentistry is
continuously changing, and she finds it so gratifying that she, Dr. Holleman, and the team are
always constantly learning and training in the new aspects of dentistry in order to give patients
the best care and experiences we possibly can. Being bilingual and fluent in Spanish has helped her
career out tremendously, especially when she volunteers at the dental clinic at Catholic Charities
and Oklahoma Mission of Mercy with Dr. Holleman.
Melisa lives in Tulsa and enjoys going shopping, going on road trips, and going to visit her nephew
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