Meet Your Dental Team

Learn why Fireweed Family Dentistry is one of the leading dentists in Anchorage.

Experience Caring Dedication From Your Dental Team

“Our dental team genuinely enjoys the work they do. We value being able to care for your whole family.” – Dr. Maloney

Marcia, a dental hygienist, standing in her scrubs and showing her pride in being a part of the dental team at Fireweed Family Dentistry in Anchorage

Marcia

Dental Hygienist

Marcia grew up in Montana and graduated from Dental Hygiene School in Helena, MT in 1980. She then moved to Alaska in 1981. Marcia and her husband Mike have two grown sons. They have a shared love of all kinds of music. Marcia also likes to garden, read, and quilt.


Carla Tamondong

Dental Hygienist

Carla was born and raised in Manila, Philippines. She began her education at the University of the Philippines College of Dentistry. In 1994, her entire family migrated to Toronto, Canada. Then she married her husband and moved to Anchorage in 1999.

In 2006, her enthusiasm for the prevention and treatment of periodontal disease motivated her to pursue a career in Dental Hygiene. She attended the University of Alaska Anchorage and graduated with honors, and has worked for Dr. Maloney for 5+ years. She enjoys giving one on one attention to her patients and spending time with her husband and two kids.

Carla, one of the dental hygienist, standing in her scrubs and showing her pride in being a part of the dental team at Fireweed Family Dentistry in Anchorage

Jenna, a Dental Assistant at Fireweed Family Dentistry, standing in her scrubs smiling as part of the dental team in Anchorage, AK

Jenna

Dental Assistant

Jenna was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. In 2009, she received her Bachelors of Science in Allied Health from Texas A&M University. After graduating college, she continued her education and received her certification as a Registered Dental Assistant. In her spare time, Jenna enjoys spending time with her husband, watching football, and exploring Alaska.


Ilynn Tejada

Dental Assistant

Born and raised in the Philippines, Ilynn originally went to school to become a dentist. She worked as a dental assistant for an oral surgeon and prosthodontist at Dhahran Armed Forces Hospital in Saudi Arabia from 1993- 1996. She then moved on to work at the University Staff Clinic in King Saud Riyadh from 1997-2000.

She relocated back to the Philippines for seven years before migrating to Alaska in 2007. She has now worked for Dr. Maloney as a dental assistant since 2008. When she is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her two children.

 Ilynn, a Dental Assistant, smiling in her scrubs to show her love of being apart of the dental team at Fireweed Family Dentistry

Jamie, a Dental Assistant at Fireweed Family Dentistry, smiling in her purple scrubs to show her love of being apart of the dental team

Jamie Trader-Eggerman

Dental Assistant

Jamie was born and raised in Alaska. She attended Bartlett High School and then the University of Alaska Anchorage. She graduated in 2009 as a Certified Dental Assistant. She has worked for Dr. Maloney ever since. Jamie has a versatile skill set and can be seen in many roles around the office including assisting, front office, lab, and minor tech support. She enjoys movies, traveling, knitting, and cooking in her free time.


Murphy

Therapy Dog

Murphy was born in Gig Harbor, Washington in December 2012 and came into the Fireweed Family Dentistry family in 2013. He is very well mannered and loves interacting with patients. Murphy is training to become a Certified Therapy Dog. He lives full time with Dr. Maloney and is a joyful addition to the team.

Murphy is great at helping children feel calm and at ease.

Murphy! - a large adorable poodle type dog posing with his head cocked wearing a blu collar as he is our therapy dog and part of the dental team
‘‘I have gone to Dr. Maloney for many years. I went for a cleaning and exam, and there were new staff members and they were well-trained, polite, and helpful. The service was on time and professional. The office is always in order and very clean. I would recommend this practice to everyone.’’

Donald F. (Fireweed Patient)

‘‘I have gone to Dr. Maloney for many years. I went for a cleaning and exam, and there were new staff members and they were well-trained, polite, and helpful. The service was on time and professional. The office is always in order and very clean. I would recommend this practice to everyone.’’

Donald F. (Fireweed Patient)

The Ideal Environment for Dentistry

Receive comprehensive dental care in a calm, comfortable setting. We cater to all of your needs.

At Fireweed Family Dentistry, we strive to rise above other dentists in Anchorage and give you the most comprehensive care possible.

Your comfort is our first priority and we continue to pursue training and educational opportunities to bring you the latest and safest methods.

We have equipped our office with modern technology such as intra-oral cameras so we can show you live images of your mouth and teeth. This helps us show you what we need to do and work together for the benefit of your family’s oral health.

We are looking forward to seeing you at our office.

The front of Fireweed Family Dentistry office as seen from the street
Smiles From Our Family to Yours

Come meet our exceptional dental team and get started on the road to better oral health.