Meet Our Staff

Meet the staff of Higginson Orthodontics. Each member of Dr. Higginson's staff has his or her own unique gifts, talents, and personality. They are passionate about their work and their main objective is to provide quality orthodontic treatment and education to each individual patient they encounter.

Ruth-Ann-HDRuth Ann - Office Manager

Ruth Ann has been with Dr. Higginson for 43 years. She and her husband Joe have two children, Chris and Brandy. They also have two grandchildren Aadikis and Aspen. Ruth Ann enjoys going to Nashville and San Diego to spend time with her family.


Louis-HDLouis - Lab Technician

Louis has worked with Dr. Higginson as a Lab Technician for over 20 years. He has two children, twins Nathan and Nicole, and four grandsons. Louis is also owner of 'Louis's Boutique' in Consumer Mall. Biking and traveling are two of his favorite hobbies.


 Rayna-HDRayna - Orthodontic Assistant

Rayna has worked for Dr. Higginson for 7 years. She has a beautiful daughter named Hattie Jo that she loves spending all of her time with. Rayna comes from a large military family.


 Teresa-HDTeresa - Orthodontic Assistant

Teresa has worked as an orthodontic assistant for Dr. Higginson for 22 years. She and Jeff, her husband of 30 years, have 4 children, Emily, Madison, Abbie, and Gavin. They like to spend their vacations at the beach. Her favorite time of the year is summer because she loves to mow and work in her flowers. Shopping and antiquing are also her favorite.


 Haley-HDHaley - Orthodontic Assistant

Haley has been with Dr. Higginson for 3 years. She currently works as an orthodontic assistant but has spent some time at the front desk as well. When she's not working she likes to make new memories with family and friends. She also enjoys iced coffee from Dunkin' and going for walks at the park.


 Leslie-HDLeslie - Orthodontic Assistant

Leslie is a former patient of Dr. Higginson. Her own orthodontic journey created her passion for dentistry and she now works alongside Dr. Higginson as an Orthodontic Assistant. She has been married to her husband for 5 years and has two fur babies. When she isn't working she's most likely enjoying a coffee at Starbucks or relaxing at the lake.