(425) 320-1272
8933 Market Pl NELake StevensWA 98258, USA

Linda

Scheduling Coordinator
Linda has been in the dental field forever and loves getting to know new people.  She and her husband Jack enjoy spending time with their family which includes 4 daughters, 7 grand kids and now 2 great grand daughters!  Linda’s favorite thing to do is play and teach piano.

Dr. Ara Ghandhari

Doctor grew up in Mukilteo and believes it is a privilege to be able to service the greater community in which she was raised.  She truly loves dentistry and cares for her patients like they are friends.  She attended the University of Washington and received her Bachelor of Science in Biology. She also received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Washington.

Vicky

Office Manager
I have been a team member in this office for more than 24 years in both the clinical and administrative parts of the team.  I have three amazing sons and a beautiful daughter-in-law and a precious new grand daughter.  I am lucky to be married to my best friend and we spend our time with our family as much as possible.  We love to vacation in the tropics!

Bekah

Scheduling Coordinator
I am a cat lover, but I don't own one.  I love to eat out at restaurants! I spend most of my free time with my three nieces.  I also enjoy watching movies and spending time with my friends.

Peggy

Registered Dental Hygienist
A graduate of Yakima Valley College in 1979 and has been with our practice for 30 years.  She has a loyal following of patients that appreciate her wealth of knowledge and kind and caring treatment.  She is a new grandmother and loves it!  Her favorite things to do are golfing and traveling.

Dr. Eduard Skachkov

Raised in Bellingham and having spent most of his life in the area, Dr. Skachkov calls Northwest Washington his home.  He received a Bachelors of Science in Biology and Anthropology at Western Washington University. From there, he went on to get his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Washington. Influenced by many positive mentors throughout his life, Dr. Skachkov has learned to appreciate and strive toward excellence in the dental field. He values patient’s concerns and doesn’t believe in a “one size fits all” treatment approach. He combines the treatment needs of the patient with their unique qualifiers to come up with a personalized treatment plan that best suits the patient. In addition to working at this office he volunteers at the Union Gospel Mission in Seattle as part of his greater goal of delivering dental care to those who need it. Dr. Skachkov loves spending his free time exploring the Cascades with his wife Amy and their dog Fitz.

Cyndi

Registered Dental Assistant
I enjoy going to the movies in my free time.  I am a big Seahawks fan but I enjoy all sports.  Most importantly I love to have family time going camping or on road trips with my husband and son!

Aura

Registered Dental Assistant-Scheduling Coordinator
I have been with the practice for many years!  I am a recent newlywed and have 2 step children now! I enjoy watching roller derby and I am an animal lover.!

Suzie

Registered Dental Hygienist

A graduate of Lake Washington Technical College in 2007.  She provides excellent care to all of her patients.  She enjoys reading and spending time with her daughter and son-in-law and their adorable Chihuahua’s.

Blanca

Registered Dental Hygienist
A graduate of Yakima Valley College in 2010.  She is the mother of two adorable children and that keeps her very busy when she is not here taking care of her patients.

Lori

Registered Dental Hygienist
Bio Coming Soon!

Meet the Team

Dr. Crystal Garnes

A native of the Pacific Northwest and has lived here nearly her entire life.  She is a graduate of the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology.  She attended Loma Linda University. School of Dentistry and in 2002 received her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree and began practicing in Lake Stevens.  She is an active member of the ADA, WSDA, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentists and the American Academy of Facial Esthetics.  Dr. Garnes works hard to stay up to date with the latest and best treatment options for our patients.  In her free time she loves playing tennis and traveling.


  • Advanced training in Scottsdale Center for one day CEREC crowns with CAD/CAM technology
  • Advanced training AAFE for enhancing beautiful teeth and facial muscles, as well as relieve TMJ pain with Botox and dermal fillers.
  • Mentoring for INSPIRE HER Boys and Girls clubs of Snohomish County.
For Appointments Call
Mon-Wed 7am to 6pm  Thurs, Friday 8am to 5pm