David J. Barry, DMD

Elementary School:
Valley View Elementary
Westridge Elementary

Junior High School:
Dixon Middle School

High School:
Provo High School

College:
Ricks College
Brigham Young University

Dental School:
Oregon Health Sciences University
Graduated With Honors 2001-2005

Dental Residency:
Advanced Education in General Dentistry in Oklahoma City, OK, 2005-2006
Implant and Comprehensive Dentistry Residency

Bio:
Dr. Dave has been married to Emilee since 1998, and they have six children. He graduated in 2005 from the dental school at the Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland, Oregon. After completing dental school, he attended a dental residency in advanced dentistry in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, where he learned how to place dental implants among multiple other advanced dental procedures. He finished this residency in the summer of 2006 and came directly to Orem to work at Barry Family Dental with his father and his brother. His passion in dentistry has always been people and treating them right. He loves working with his patients to help them achieve their goals for their mouth and doing so at their own pace. He finds great enjoyment in meeting people’s expectations, whatever they may be, and developing good relationships with his patients that allow for mutual discovery of the best way to treat their particular situations.

Dr. Dave’s interests lie in reading (self-help/inspirational and fantasy), long-distance running, fixing up the house, and chasing kids around at soccer, baseball, and basketball games. He is actively involved in his church and loves his family very much. He finds a tremendous amount of joy in service, learning, and relationship development. He is a cofounder of the Smile Foundation, a not-for-profit, service-for-dentistry program at our office.

He looks forward to getting to know you and your family and serving your dental needs however you see fit.

 

Mark T. Barry, DDS

Elementary School:
Valley View Elementary
Westridge Elementary

Junior High School:
Dixon Middle School

High School:
Provo High School

College:
Utah Valley State College
Ricks College
Brigham Young University

Dental School:
State University of New York at Buffalo

Bio:
Mark was born in Falls Church, Virginia, while his father was attending dental school. He was 3 when his family moved back to Utah County, where he attended school, graduating from Provo High in 1996. He attended UVSC for his freshman year and then from, the summer of 1997 to the summer of 1999, served in the Texas, Houston, mission for the LDS church. After returning from his mission, he attended Ricks College in Rexburg, Idaho, for a year and then moved back to Provo to complete his undergraduate studies at BYU. He graduated in 2004 with a degree in zoology. While at BYU, Mark had the opportunity to be on the track team, competing in the pole vault and high jump. From 2004 to 2006, while applying for dental school, Mark worked for a construction company, was a teaching assistant at UVSC, and also took some additional courses.

Mark attended the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, 2006-2010, where he graduated magna cum laude and was a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society.

Mark and Katie met at BYU and were married in November 2002. They have six children, and the whole family enjoys water skiing, riding bikes, going on walks, and having family movie nights. Mark enjoys singing, playing the piano, playing basketball, fishing, and spending time with the kids.

 

Dr. Drew

Andrew (Drew) N. Bitter, DDS

Elementary School:
South Elementary School (Northern California)

Junior High School:
Earl E. Williams Middle School (Northern California)

High School:
Lone Peak High School

College:
University of Utah (Magna Cum Laude)

Dental School:
State University of New York at Buffalo (Cum Laude)

Bio:
Dr. Drew earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. After graduation, he spent a year training in an advanced education residency program. Following his residency, he spent four years in a large group medical and dental practice in Wisconsin, where he was appointed as the department chairman. Dr. Drew also owned a successful private practice in Idaho for four additional years.

Dr. Drew loves to see patients overcome their dental anxiety, along with the happiness and confidence that a beautiful, healthy smile can deliver. Dr. Drew believes life is too short to spend it doing anything other than those things you truly love. This philosophy, as well as his love of people and dentistry, is evident in the way he delivers care.

Dr. Drew is married to the love of his life, Dr. Rebecca (Becky) Bitter, who is a part-time practicing pharmacist. They have been married since 2002 and have three beautiful daughters. When he is not in the office, you will find him involved in whatever catches his daughters’ interest. He has been spotted at cheer camp, on the soccer field, and in the classroom. Their family is active in their faith, love learning new things, and love spending time outside in nature. Dr. Drew spent several years away from his parents and siblings to earn his degree and advanced training, and he is grateful to be back close to family in Utah. Dr. Drew’s hobbies include reading, cycling, fishing, hunting, “the garage,” and pretty much everything outdoors.


Meet Our Team

Welcome to Barry Family Dental! We are so excited to meet you when you come visit our dentists in Orem, Utah. We are a friendly, positive team that strives to exceed our patients’ expectations. If you are more comfortable with the Spanish language, we would be happy to accommodate you at our office.

 

Amy — Business Manager
August 2000
Amy is the business manager for Barry Family Dental. She has worked in our office since 2000 and has enjoyed building relationships with our patients. Amy was born and raised in Provo. She has five sons. Amy married her husband, Michael, in April of 2005. She loves to spend time with her family, play the piano, and watch good movies.

 

Penny — Front Office Manager
November 2008
Penny is our front office manager. She loves working with people and loves seeing them smile!

Penny is happily married and has one son, one daughter and one step-son who keep her busy. She enjoys spending time with her family, watching movies, playing games, visiting new places and just hanging out. Penny also enjoys exercising and taking care of her yard and home.

 

Rosalie — Hygienist
May 1988
Rosalie first started practicing dental hygiene in 1979 and has been with our practice since 1988. She enjoys the profession now more than ever. She enjoys practicing massage therapy part-time and working on her home. Rosalie grew up in California and now resides in Orem, and if you see her down in St. George, odds are it is her twin sister and not her.

 

Loreen — Hygienist
June 1988
Loreen has practiced dental hygiene since 1984, and she has worked for our practice since June of 1988. She has enjoyed working with so many wonderful team members and patients over the years. Loreen and her husband, Stan, have been married since August of 1984, and they have a daughter, Ashley, and a son, Michael. They enjoy family activities and like to travel. Loreen grew up in Redding, California, and most of her family lives in the state of California. She likes to visit there as much as possible. Her son, Michael, likes to visit Grandma and Grandpa in Montana and play on the ranch where Stan grew up.

 

Stephanie F. — Hygienist
February 2013
Stephanie naturally tends to be a caretaker, and she wanted a career that she felt like she could help and serve others. She finds so much joy in being able to get to know our patients, taking care of their dental hygiene needs and educating them.

Stephanie loves to be doing anything outdoors, though things have changed now that she has kids. Spontaneity is a lot harder with kids in tow, but it hasn’t slowed them down. Stephanie and her family love to ride side by side. Stephanie enjoys hunting, hiking, camping, boating and whatever their 3-year-old twins let them do.

Stephanie has been married to her wonderful husband, Austin, since August 2008. They have 3-year-old twins, Sloan and Stella, and a yorkie named Sage.

 

Alisha — Hygienist
February 2018
The dental field has always intrigued Alisha. She joined the military, went into dental and medical fields, and never looked back! It’s the best job in the world!

In her free time, Alisha loves being a mom, doing anything outdoors, traveling, boating, shopping and decorating her house. She has been married for over 15 years, and together, she and her spouse have two beautiful daughters, Londyn and Liv, and a dog named Bella.

 

Caroline — Patient Treatment Coordinator & Insurance Coordinator
May 2013
Caroline loves anything related to the human body, and dental is where she landed.

When she has the chance, Caroline enjoys fitness, reading, taking long walks, playing games with her family and traveling. She married her high school sweetheart, and together, they have three kids: one boy and two girls. They have a small dog and love to be together.

 

Alli — Front Office & Marketing
August 2011
Alli has always loved teeth, and she loves people, so she thought Barry Family Dental would be a fun place to work. She is originally from Cedar City, her husband is from Nebraska, and Provo is the last place they thought they would ever live, but they have made it home and they love their neighborhood. Their oldest is in the Army National Guard, and the two younger ones keep them busy with sports all year round. They also stay busy with their four hunting dogs.

Alli loves spending time with her hubby and boys. They enjoy fishing, bird hunting, camping, and playing football or soccer in the front yard. When Alli has time to herself, she enjoys doing crafts with her Cricut®, watching TV, reading, and taking naps. Alli has been married for over 10 years. Her and her husband have three boys.

 

Mandy — Front Office & Patient Treatment Coordinator
December 2017
Mandy has always been interested in the dental field, so when she was offered the opportunity to start as an assistant over 10 years ago, she took it and has been in the field ever since.

Mandy is married to her husband, Chris, and they have one daughter, a mini Aussie and a Calico cat. Mandy loves to do anything outside, walking, hiking and geocaching. Mandy loves to organize, take Disney trips, and watch true crime documentaries.

 

Kelsie — Front Office & Patient Treatment Coordinator
August 2021
Kelsie chose the dental field because she loves working with people and seeing them get the care they need.

Kelsie married the love of her life in 2021. She thinks he is great, and they love spending time together outside or enjoying a movie or TV show. When Kelsie isn’t sitting at the front desk of Barry Family Dental, you can find her on the tennis courts, hiking up mountains, painting, or sitting on the couch enjoying a good book and a bowl of ice cream.

 

Jenica — Front Office & Patient Treatment Coordinator
August 2021
Jenica has always loved going to the dentist to get her teeth cleaned. Since she was younger, she has been a part of the dental field, cleaning dental offices and sometimes filling in where she could. Jenica has also enjoyed learning about every aspect of the dental field and looks forward to learning more.

Jenica is the youngest of five kids, with two older brothers and two older sisters. She grew up working on a farm in a small town in Idaho. She enjoys spending quality time with her family, working on projects and having great conversation. Jenica is an aunt to 12 nieces and nephews who she adores with all her heart. When she has free time, she enjoys doing crafts, 3D printing, gardening and watching movies. On occasion, Jenica can be found playing golf and learning new things.

 

Misty — Clinical Coordinator & Head Dental Assistant
July 2011
When Misty was in elementary school, she wanted to work in the dental field. Something about teeth has always intrigued her. Misty has been married for over six years. Her and her husband have two beautiful fur-babies and a motorhome they want to travel America with. Misty loves to get together with family and play games. When she has free time, she enjoys camping, hiking, playing with her dogs, doing anything outside and dancing.

 

Alyssa — Dental Assistant
April 2016
Alyssa likes working with her hands and working with people, so she thought dental assisting would be a good fit.

Alyssa is the oldest of three, born and raised in Utah. Her family is about to get bigger with an upcoming wedding, in-laws and hopefully soon, a puppy! Alyssa likes to hike, eat yummy food, spend time with her fiancé, rock climb and explore the outdoors.

 

Angela — Dental Assistant
May 2021
Angela chose the dental field because teeth are fascinating, and their relationship with the rest of our body’s health is important. Angela loves helping people feel like they have control of the own health, and taking care of their teeth is an excellent first step.

Angela has been married for over 13 years. She has one son and one daughter, and they love adventuring together. Angela loves food! She loves to cook and bake all sorts of recipes from around the world. She also loves to kayak and explore tide pools.

 

Emma — Dental Assistant
November 2020
Emma grew up in a family full of dentists and has always loved the work and the office environment. She has been married to her best friend for over two years. They are living in Utah while her husband attends BYU. Emma grew up in Nevada and comes from a family of eight. Emma’s dad is a dentist and practices in Reno, Nevada.

Emma loves to be in the kitchen! She loves to cook and bake pretty much anything. When Emma has a day off, she loves making homemade pasta. She also decorates cakes on the side and loves getting to try new flavors and techniques.

 

Hayley — Dental Assistant
June 2021
Hayley has always been oddly fascinated by teeth and taking good care of them. She spent a lot of years in the orthodontist office and knows how important being confident in your smile can be. She loves to help people feel the best that they can about themselves and their smiles.

Hayley is from Farmington, Utah, and has one older brother, a sister-in-law, two younger brothers, a Mini Aussie named Luca, and her mom and dad. They love to go boating and watch movies together. In her own time, Hayley loves to read, listen to music and soak up as much sunshine as possible.

 

Kaitlyn — Dental Assistant
November 2020
Kaitlyn didn’t choose the dental life — the dental life chose Kaitlyn! She enjoys helping people
improve their health, playing sports (especially soccer and pickleball), and watching anything Bachelor Nation related. She also loves hanging out with friends and spends most of her time studying and attending classes.

Kaitlyn is living the single life here in Provo. She is originally from Cedar City where her parents and two younger brothers are living.

 

Charity — Dental Assistant
May 2021
Charity loves working with people! She says it’s great to meet new people every day and to be on a team with all her fantastic coworkers. The dental field is a very stable job that she could have as a single student in college or down the road as a mother. There will always be a need for dental assistants wherever you go!

Charity is the youngest of eight in her family. She is newly married to her husband, Kaden. Charity loves baking, doing house projects and DIY crafts, exercising and running with her husband, being outside, traveling, spending time with family and friends, etc. She has started a microblading business on the side and is enjoying continually educating herself in that practice.

 

Judy — Hygiene Assistant
March 2014
Judy followed in her daughters’ footsteps and entered the dental field. She thought it seemed like something she would enjoy.

Judy likes to spend time with her family. She also likes to go camping, hiking, piece quilting and reading, as well as organizing and preserving family history. Judy has been married to her husband, Russell, for over 40 years, and she still gets twitterpated by him! Together, they have seven children, five boys
and two girls, and 11 grandchildren, five boys and six girls. Judy is the youngest of seven children.

 

Josie — Hygiene Assistant
December 2020
Josie wants to be a hygienist when she grows up, so she thought it would be good to work in a dental office to get the experience. Plus, she thinks teeth are cool!

Josie was born and raised here in Utah. She has an older brother and younger sister. She is lucky to have her mom work here as well. Josie is currently in school full-time at UVU. When she’s not studying or working, she likes to read, bake and watch The Great British Bake Off. She also enjoys hanging out with her family.

 

Lauren — Hygiene Assistant
July 2021
Lauren chose the dental field because she loves helping people feel comfortable and confident in their smiles.

Lauren is the third oldest of six children. She grew up in Utah county, and her family enjoys bonding round the kitchen table during family game night. She has one nephew, who is the cutest golden doodle. She loves hiking and yoga, especially in the mountains.

 

Lori — Hygiene Assistant
March 2008
Lori loves her job and serving the patients. She has four children, whom she loves and adores, and a wonderful man in her life, whom she also loves and adores. Lori loves spending time with her family, camping, and doing anything outdoors. Lori loves life!