Meet Our Team

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is highly skilled, well trained and strives to provide energetic, fun-loving service to each patient. Our office staff has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We aim to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.

Gina – Treatment Coordinator


Gina began her career of orthodontics in 1978 and has been involved in all aspects of the office. She has been with Dr. Parigini since 2003 and works as our Treatment Coordinator, giving our new patients a good perspective of our orthodontic practice. Gina and her husband, Mike, have lived in the Carson Valley since 1990. Their children, Kevin and Candace, went through the Carson Valley schools, both graduated from UNR and are now living out of state. In her spare time, Gina enjoys spending time with family, friends and her pups.

Kristin – Financial Coordinator


Kristin joined our office in 2008 as our Financial Coordinator. She is now also the Office Manager! She has over 20 years of medical office experience and is a graduate of the University of Houston. Kristin moved to the Carson Valley in 2000 with her husband, Brent, and two children, Jake and Alex. She enjoys watching her boys play sports, traveling and reading.

Michelle – Scheduling Coordinator


Michelle joined our office in 2012. She is the smiling face that welcomes you at our front desk. She has lived in the Carson Valley for 26 years. She is the proud mother of three children, and her oldest son is currently serving in the U.S. Army.

Debbie – Records Assistant


Debbie has been in orthodontics since 1992 and has been working for Dr. Parigini since 2000. She is married with two children. Her son is currently serving in the Marine Corps. She enjoys reading, camping and hiking with her hound dogs.

Lori – Assistant


Lori has been in orthodontics since 1982. She has been working with Dr. Parigini since 2004. She lives in Dayton with her husband, Allen, and daughter, Madeline. Lori enjoys cooking, reading and spending time with family and friends.

Crystal – Assistant


Crystal has been living in Nevada since 1993. She started working for Dr. Parigini in 2004 and enjoys helping people smile. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family – especially her son, Ryder – and being outdoors.

Nathalie – Assistant


Nathalie has been an Orthodontic Assistant since 2002 and joined Dr. Parigini's team in 2013. She grew up in South Lake Tahoe, but originated from Mexico and speaks fluent Spanish. Nathalie enjoys seeing the progress of our patients, the incredible results and the smiles that follow. In her free time, she likes to travel, be active outdoors with her dog, Paco, and spend time with family and friends.