Meet the Dentist

Our goal is to establish a relationship of trust and friendship that helps your child gain confidence in going to the dentist and the importance of lifelong oral health.

Dr. Krisha Misa

Dr. Krisha Misa, DDS

Dr. Krisha Misa grew up east of the mountains in Spokane, Washington. After getting a taste of city life, she and her husband decided to return to the Pacific Northwest.

As a pediatric dentist, Dr. Misa’s goal is to provide an enjoyable experience for your child and entire family! “I truly believe growing up with safe, fun dental experiences will benefit your little surfer for the rest of their life.”

Dr. Misa received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Washington School of Dentistry. When she realized children’s dentistry was her passion, she completed her postgraduate training in pediatric dentistry and master’s in oral sciences at the University of Illinois Chicago.

In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, baking, and exploring the great outdoors.

Dr. Kramar, Pediatric Dentist.

Dr. Jenny-Lee Kramar, BDS

Dr. Kramar, a highly respected pediatric dentist, has been serving the greater Puget Sound area for over a decade. Her exceptional clinical skills and compassionate approach have earned her a solid reputation.  Not only does she provide top-quality care at her practice, but she also shares her knowledge by lecturing on the latest techniques in pediatric oral healthcare.

Dr. Kramar specializes in Hall technique crowns, SDF, early childhood caries management, and tethered oral tissues. Moreover, she has trained numerous staff members and new graduate dentists on delivering high-quality care. Dr. Kramar’s impressive background includes growing up on a farm in South Africa, attending high school and college in New Zealand, and graduating from The University of Otago, one of the world’s most esteemed dental schools.

Before settling in the Pacific Northwest, she gained extensive experience in pediatrics, trauma, orofacial pathology, oral surgery, and the management of medically complex patients during her two-year tenure as a dental officer at Westmead Hospital in Sydney, Australia.  She further honed her skills by completing her pediatric residency at Boston University.

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Kramar and her husband have spent the last decade exploring the region in their teardrop camper, raising two lively children, and becoming active members of the community.

Dr. Tiffany, DDS - pediatric dentist.

Dr. Tiffany Jacobs, DDS

Dr. Tiffany Jacobs, a Board-Certified Pediatric Dentist at The Kids Dentist Renton, is dedicated to delivering high-quality evidence-based care to her young patients.  She creates a warm and enjoyable environment, ensuring their encounters are both memorable and comforting.

Dr. Tiffany graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Georgetown University, followed by her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Columbia University.  With her pediatric dental residency at the Yale School of Medicine, where she served as Chief Resident, Dr. Tiffany brings a wealth of experience to her practice.  Previously working in Oahu, Hawaii, she now proudly serves the Pacific Northwest community.

Dr. Tiffany’s commitment to giving back extends beyond her practice.  She is gives of herself to others in her community and is especially passionate about enhancing access to care for lesser-served populations, locally and globally through her international service in Guatemala, Belize, and Ethiopia.

In her spare time, Dr. Tiffany enjoys exploring nature, practicing yoga, trying new restaurants, and cherishing moments with her husband and daughter.

Dr. Dansie - Pediatric Dentist - Gig Harbor

Dr. Brian Dansie, DDS, MS

Dr. Dansie, a board-certified pediatric dentist, grew up in a small town in rural Utah. He attended dental school at the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio – Go Buckeyes! After realizing that pediatric dentistry was his favorite part of his dental education, he completed a 2-year pediatric dental residency at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and a master’s degree at Ohio State focusing on the oral health of premature infants and children with special needs.

He was raised hiking, camping, and four-wheeling all over the Rocky Mountains. He enjoys the great outdoors and getting some fresh air in nature. He played basketball and football growing up and still coaches his kids in basketball, baseball, football, and soccer. Dr. Brian and his wife, Rachel relocated to the Pacific Northwest from California with their three children in 2015.

If you ask him why he went into pediatric dentistry, the answer is simple. He loves kids! His first rotation in dental school was in pediatrics, and he knew instantly that nothing else in dentistry would be as rewarding to him as working with children. He genuinely enjoys laughing and joking with kids all day. He believes that instilling confidence and self-worth in a child can start at the dental office with caring and compassionate pediatric dentists.

Dr. Dansie is a member of the following organizations:

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

American Dental Association

Washington State Dental Association

Washington State Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

King County Dental Society

Dr. Jared Roberts

Dr. Jared Roberts, DDS

Dr. Jared Roberts completed a Bachelor’s degree at Brigham Young University–Idaho and then went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry (Dr. Brian’s favorite University of all time, GO BLUE!). He practiced as a general dentist in Auburn where he found a passion for working with the pediatric community and decided to complete a specialty training program at the University of Rochester, Eastman Institute for Oral Health, becoming a certified specialist in Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Jared is a Washington native growing up in the Auburn and Lake Tapps communities. After graduating from high school, he spent two years in Argentina serving the people there in many different ways and came back fluent in Spanish. Dr. Jared is an avid mountain biker and outdoor enthusiast. He is always ready to go explore nature, go on a white water rafting adventure, or play on the water with family and friends. He and his wife, Crystal, are thrilled to be coming back to the PNW with their 3 children in tow.

Dr. Jared is a member of various professional organizations, including:

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

American Dental Association

Washington State Dental Association

Washington State Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

Board-certified Pediatric Dentists

Professional and compassionate describes our team of board-certified pediatric dentists.  Our specialty is providing dental care that suits the special needs of children as they grow.  Great dentistry is much more than just oral health — it is about a team that cares.