Meet the Staff

Amanda – Hygienist

Amanda was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico and moved to Colorado in 2004. She received her B.S. in dental hygiene at University of New Mexico. She has been with our practice since 2009 and prides herself on timely, gentle, and thorough cleanings while focused on complete oral care.  When not at the office, Amanda enjoys time with family and traveling with her husband to various parts of the world. Now she has a baby boy to join them on their travels.  He’s been a trooper so far attending CSU athletic events, nights out in downtown Fort Collins, and hopefully a camping trip or two soon.


heather – Office Manager

Heather is originally from Boise, ID, but has called Fort Collins home since she was a very young child. Heather has worked in Fort Collins dental offices for the past 15 years. She has a true passion for dentistry and making sure that every patient feels welcome and comfortable in our office. You can always count on a warm smile to greet you when you enter our practice! When not at the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband, three children, family and friends that all live in the Fort Collins area.


Jessica – Front Office

Jessica has ten years experience in dental office keeping. In addition to being a part of Dr. Rush’s team, she keeps busy as a part-time leasing agent and mother. She is passionate about photography, travel and dancing, and is certainly a lover of living in beautiful Fort Collins.


Sarah – Dental Assistant

Sarah moved to Fort Collins 2 years ago from Washington State to explore what Colorado has to offer. She enjoys hiking, biking, camping, and spending time with her family. Sarah loves people and the opportunity to make a difference.


Nora – Dental Assistant

Nora graduated from her dental assisting program in Rhode Island in 2009. She is great with patients and knows how to make them feel comfortable. She relocated to the Fort Collins area and loves all that the area has to offer. Nora is an avid runner and enjoys staying active.