Meet Our Dentists
Meet Dr. Koontz
“Dr. Don” has been at North Creek Dental Care for over 20 years and genuinely loves working with his great staff and great patients in South Everett. He attended Pepperdine University as a undergraduate and then entered the University of Washington School of Dentistry which he graduated from in 1992.
He has been married to Lisa for over 25 years and together they have four children ranging from 12 to 22 years. He is very involved with civic groups and church activities and has volunteered with Medical Teams International and Dentistry From the Heart, which provides free dental care to our local low-income neighbors. His hobbies include reading, running and cycling. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, the Washington State Dental Association and is committed to learning about new techniques and materials in order to provide his patients with the best that dentistry has to offer.
Meet Dr. Conley
Dr. Nick grew up in the small rural city of Walla Walla in southeastern Washington where he was first introduced to dentistry by his local dentist, Dr. James Parrish. Nick saw the field of dentistry as a unique blend of science, artistry and direct service to others that matched well with his skills and desire to impact the lives of those in need. As a student, Nick excelled in the classroom and on the field and went on to the University of Idaho where he received his Bachelor of Science in Biology while walking on the Vandal football team as a wide receiver.
After college, Nick moved to Seattle to attend the University of Washington School of Dentistry. With his strengths in attention to fine detail and compassionate, patient-centered care, Nick was selected to instruct first and second year students in operative and prosthodontic courses. Nick enjoyed the opportunity to guide training dentists and is currently active in the dental school’s mentor program and admissions program.
Outside of dentistry, Nick spends his free time with his family and friends hiking the beautiful trails of the PNW, attending live music and Mariner’s games, traveling to new places and exploring new cuisines.
Dr. Nick’s focus is to improve his patient’s oral and overall health by providing quality care tailored to each individual’s needs in an inviting and comfortable environment.
Meet Dr. Golveo
Dr. Jaymar Golveo is a Washington state native and grew up in the Everett/Lynnwood area. He was born in Iloilo, Philippines, and immigrated to the U.S. with his parents and younger sister in 2000. While in college, he discovered his love for dentistry when participated in the University of Washington’s Summer Medical and Dental Enrichment Program – a pipeline program that encourages underrepresented minorities to pursue a career in medicine or dentistry.
Dr. Golveo completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Washington with a B.S. in Biological Sciences – graduating with Cum Laude. He then received his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Washington School of Dentistry, where he served as Vice President for all four years. He was also the recipient of the American Academy of Oral Medicine Certificate of Merit Award and the International College of Dentists Leadership Award.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Golveo loves traveling to places near or far, dining at local restaurants, going to live music/concerts, exploring Seattle neighborhoods, and enjoying a nice cold beer! Overall, Dr. Golveo strives to create a space, where all individuals feel safe to share their concerns and story. He believes in patient-comfort first and seeks to provide the best holistic and conservative care for his patients.