Ben W. Haslam, DMD
Dr. Haslam grew up in Philomath, Oregon, and attended Oregon State University, graduating cum laude with a degree in biology. He then attended dental school at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, where he held various leadership roles, including serving as President of the student dental association. Dr. Haslam is a member of The Oregon Dental Association, American Dental Association, and The Southern Willamette Dental Society.He enjoys spending time with his family, biking, skiing, and playing tennis. He and his wife, Julia, have been married for five years and are active and involved members of our community.
Meet Our Team
Our knowledgeable and friendly team at College Hill Dental Group is here to help you smile! When you visit our practice, we provide you with gentle, thorough dental care to meet all your unique needs and help you enjoy a healthy, beautiful smile. We work hard to maintain a positive, comfortable environment, and enjoy welcoming patients of all ages to our practice. Please call us today at 541-753-8365 to make your appointment with our dentist and learn more about dentistry in Corvallis, Oregon. We look forward to meeting you soon!
Dani – Scheduling Coordinator/Treatment Coordinator
Dani has been in the dental field for 18 years, and she joined College Hill Dental Group after Dr. Baumgartner retired in 2016. She has been a terrific fit for our team with her ready smile and warm, caring personality.Dani is a native Oregonian, born and raised in the Philomath area. She and her husband, Brian, are parents to grown daughters, Megan and Heather, and a sweet little dog named Bodie. In her free time, Dani enjoys attending the local high school sporting events, photography, scrapbooking, camping, and taking girls’ trips with her daughters and friends.
Brandi – Dental Assistant
Brandi is an expanded functions dental assistant. She has boundless energy, and she is very committed to making our patients feel at ease, cared for, and comfortable.Brandi is a native Oregonian. She was born in Salem and grew up in the Willamette Valley. She and her fiancé, Travis, love being with their friends and family, camping, and spending time at our area lakes with their two sons, Emery and Westen.
Sandy – Manager
Sandy has worked in the dental field in Corvallis for over 20 years, and she enjoys the challenges and rewards that managing a practice brings. She absolutely loves being a part of the College Hill Team, as well as working with such terrific patients.Outside of the practice, Sandy enjoys stand-up paddle boarding, hiking, mountain biking, and playing disc golf with her husband, Tom, and their two Westies, Benson and Bailey. She is also an avid college sports fan, and she considers herself a “Beaverine”: half OSU Beaver and half Michigan Wolverine.
Vanessa – Dental Assistant
Vanessa is an expanded functions dental assistant. She graduated from the LBCC Dental Assisting Program in 2011. She loves being a part of such a fun atmosphere and working with a team that is committed to providing excellent patient care.Vanessa was raised in Alaska, and she now lives in Albany with her husband and two sons. She enjoys spending her free time with her family, hiking, fishing, and exploring Oregon
Lisa L. – Registered Dental hygienist
Lisa is one of our hygienists. She attended the University of Oregon for two years, where she majored in health/pre-dental hygiene. She then transferred to LCC’s Dental Hygiene Program, where she graduated with honors in 1985. Lisa lives in Corvallis with her husband, Ed, and they have two grown sons who are both students at OSU. Lisa enjoys hiking, running, rock hunting, kayaking, reading, and spending time with her friends and family.
Michelle – Dental Hygienist
Michelle has been a dental hygienist in Corvallis for over 12 years, and has lived in the Willamette Valley for most of her life. She received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Oregon Institute of Technology – Go Hustlin’ Owls! Michelle lives in Monroe with her husband, Richard, who is an OSU and WOU alumnus. They have three young children, Cade, Reese and Jack who keep them very busy. Michelle loves spending time with her family, and if she has some free time she enjoys relaxing!