Portland Dentists, Dental Hygienists (RDH), Dental Assistants, and Support Team Members:

Join Our Team at Timber Dental

Talented? Looking to advance your dental career?

Who We Are

Timber Dental is a locally-founded, dentist-owned group practice and our goal is to provide an outstanding experience to our patients.


Since 2014, we've expanded to four locations and we plan to keep growing! We are looking for team players with big ideas and strong work ethics who can grow with us.


We're a paperless environment with digital patient forms and charting, digital x-rays, 3D conebeam imaging, iTero digital scanning, and other new technologies.


Our goal is to provide an outstanding experience. We know "the human touch" matters. We even offer locally roasted coffee in our lobby.

Why Our Team Loves It Here

Perks & Benefits

Competitive Compensation

Compensation is dependent upon each candidate’s experience, but we offer generous wages.


Our winter staff retreats have included beachfront bungalows in Long Beach, WA and a Portland City Team Scavenger hunt!


We offer perks like professional development opportunities and state-of-the-art technology (plus coffee!)


Full-time employees have access to an Internal Dental Discount Plan, Medical Insurance, Paid Time Off (PTO), and more!

Timber Cares Clinics

Once a quarter, Timber gives back to our community through our Free Toothache Clinics, the Timber Cares Clinic.

Support & Feedback

Get DSO-level support without a DSO experience. We provide you with what you need to be the best at what you do.

Other Benefits

  • Medical Insurance (for full-time employees)
  • Internal Dental Discount Plan (for full-time employees)
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) — Up to 5 Weeks!
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Annual Staff Retreats
  • Opportunities To Give Back To Our Community

Annual Staff Events

Our team isn’t only about work. Our annual events have included beachfront retreats in Long Beach, WA and a Portland City Team Scavenger hunt! Our last retreat’s theme was 1980’s:

Bonus… How To Stand Out!

Everyone loves a bonus, right? Here are a few things we love to see in our candidates:

  • Positive attitudes
  • People who challenge themselves
  • People who love to learn
  • People who are passionate about patient care
  • People who go above and beyond
  • People who have integrity
  • People who are honest
  • People who are dedicated

We look forward to receiving your application and good luck!

Meet the Team

Dr. Matthew Kathan

I met my wife (and co-owner of Timber Dental), Dr. Molly, in Omaha, Nebraska while we were in dental school together. If I’m not working, it’s a safe bet that I’m fishing or foraging on the coast with my family.

Dr. Molly Marshall

I’m a fourth-generation dentist, I love my job. I’m co-owner of Timber Dental with my husband, Dr. Matt. When I’m not at work, I love to cook with my two little ones!

Dr. Peter Garcia

With over 20 years of experience, Dr. Garcia is one of the most established Invisalign providers in Portland, and a valuable asset to the Timber Dental team.

Dr. Dallas Gerritz

I am an Oregonian through and through!  Born and raised in the Bethany area, I went on to attend OSU and then OHSU for dental school.  I live in North Plains now with my wife and two daughters!  We love taking advantage of the beauty that the Pacific Northwest has to offer and are big Blazer and Beaver fans!

Dr. Jae Lee

I love to explore Oregon with my family, to garden/grow things in my little suburban backyard, and to create (relatively) healthy, kid-approved, 30-minute recipes
(especially Korean and Indian foods). When I retire, my dream is to have a little farm!

Dr. Sharifah Eid

Dr. Eid loves to travel any chance she gets and recently she’s been getting into photography. She’s new to Portland and she’s excited to work Downtown so she can meet new people in the city.

Dr. Madeline Beinlich

Dr. Beinlich grew up outside Chicago. During her free time, she enjoys outdoor activities like hiking, biking, jogging, and playing tennis. She loves to travel and she is constantly exploring the outdoors.

Dr. Leo Choti

Dr. Choti was born in Thailand,  moved to the US when he was 8, grew up in California and graduated dental school in San Francisco. He enjoys reading, walking around the neighborhood, cooking, and going to thrift stores.

Dr. Kristy Lin

Dr Lin is an Oregon native, a graduate of OSU and then OSHU dental school. She is bi-lingual, speaking Mandarin fluently. She loves to go for walks with her fiancé (weather permitting), but otherwise loves to binge watch cooking shows on a cold rainy day. Dr Lin is passionate about cosmetic dentistry, as well as implants. She is excited to help you transform your smile!

Dr. William Garcia

Dr. Will grew up in Detroit, MI and moved to the PNW last year. He went to undergrad at Michigan State University and dental school at the University of Detroit. Since he’s moved here, he’s gotten into disc golf and plays three to four days a week. He enjoys going to concerts and local shows. 

Dr. Jenny Sunwoo

Dr. Sunwoo was raised in Los Angeles, California and attended the University of California, San Diego. She moved to Arizona for dental school and now she has the opportunity of practicing in Portland, Oregon! She’s excited to enjoy the fresh air and nature!

Dr. Sarah Kolander

Dr. Kolander is originally from Milwaukee, WI and a cheese­head for life. She went to undergraduate school in Milwaukee and completed dental school at Midwestern University in Illinois. She is the youngest of four and has 10 nieces/nephews to dote on. She has always wanted to move west and she’s excited to make her home in Portland.

Dr. Salma Faraz

Dr. Faraz grew up in Northern Virginia and worked as dental assistant before pursuing a career as a dentist! She moved to Chicago for dental school where she met her husband. They love the PNW and they are thrilled to be in Portland!

Dr. Kevin Parsons

Coming Soon!

Dr. Mike Moody

Dr. Mike grew up in St. Augustine, FL and moved to Portland after dental school for a residency program at the Portland VA Medical Center. He has a twin sister who is in the Air Force currently stationed in Colorado. he likes to spend my time with his mini bernedoodle Cooper – hiking, trying new restaurants, and checking off all the breweries.

Dr. Abasin Safi

Coming Soon!

Dr. Heather Nicholas

Dr. Heather’s bounced all around the west coast. Born in California, later moved to the Willamette Valley then Seattle. She loves spending time with her 90lb lap dog, Pucci, going to concerts, or supporting local restaurants, wineries and breweries (especially the dog-friendly ones).

Dr. Carla Castro

Dr. Carla was born and raised in San Diego, CA. She started her education at UC Irvine where she majored in Biology and then attended dental school at UCLA.  Last year, she traded in her sunglasses and flip flops for an umbrella and rain boots and moved to Portland!

Dr. Zanyar Darvishi

Dr. Zanyar is outgoing and enjoys spending time with his wife and two dogs!