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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

Amanda Thornton Morken, DDS

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Thornton Morken, DDS is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

“The world always looks brighter from behind a smile”  

My Mission

“My mission is to help people improve their oral health and function. I strive to provide my patients with a wonderful overall experience through developing a trusting doctor-patient relationship and giving them the confidence to share their smile.”

Education

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL - B.S. Environmental Science

University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, Aurora, CO - D.D.S.

Professional Memberships

American Dental Association (ADA)

Academy of General Dentistry (AGD)

Invisalign Preferred Provider

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Thornton loves spending time with her husband Jeff and her young son Connor. They enjoy spending their time outdoors and like to hike, bike, and ski. She especially loves going out on the water in the summertime and likes to boat and waterski. She also enjoys spending time with her extended family in the area as well as spoiling her two rescue dogs.  Dr. Thornton is passionate about raising awareness for autism and animal rescue organizations. 

Ashley Tsiao, DMD

My Mission

"My aim is to help my patients achieve excellent oral health and a beautiful smile while building long and lasting relationships. I believe in working as a team with my patients to create a comprehensive treatment plan to help reach their dental goals."

Education

  • University of California, Bachelor of Science in Biology - Los Angeles, CA
  • Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Doctorate of Dental Medicine - Boston, MA

Professional Memberships

Dr. Tsiao is currently an active member of the American Dental Association and Illinois State Dental Society.

Life & Hobbies

When she isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Tsiao enjoys traveling, hiking, practicing yoga, and exploring new restaurants.