Dr. Ashley is the Pediatric Dentist and Owner of Yakima Pediatric Dentistry. She grew up in the greater Seattle area.   In 2002 she earned her B.S. degree in Physiological Science from UCLA. Happy to return home, she earned her D.D.S. degree in 2006 and her Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry in 2008 both from the University of Washington. After spending her two-year Pediatric Dental Residency in Yakima, Dr. Ashley and her husband, Ryan, grew to love living in Eastern Washington. Dr. Ashley wanted to help address the immense need in the area and decided to open a practice in Yakima. Happy to pursue her passion for working with children, Dr. Ashley and her husband were thrilled to open the first privately owned Pediatric Dental Practice in Yakima July of 2008. Just a few weeks after opening the practice, Dr. Ashley and Ryan welcomed their beautiful daughter Kya into the world. When not working, Dr. Ashley enjoys spending time with her husband, and daughter.   Dr. Ashley is Board Certified with the ABPD, is a member of the AAPD, WSAPD, ADA, WSDA, and serves as the Secretary/Treasurer of the Yakima Valley Dental Society.