1622 W. Milham Ave
Portage, MI 49024


Dentist in Portage, MI

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff’s training, professional credentials and work experience.



Dr. Motson:

Dr. Kelly Motson earned her DDS degree in 2005 from the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she graduated #1 in her class.  While there, she earned the Rice Humanitarian Award, which recognizes the student with the most exceptional knowledge, understanding and compassion in interpersonal relationships.  She was also inducted as a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon honor society for top dental students.  She is a current member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association and Kalamazoo Valley District Dental Society.  Dr. Motson completes many hours of continuing education to stay up to date on the most current techniques and technologies, including digital x-rays, spectra cavity detection device and laser dentistry.  In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband Scott and their three small children.


Cindy, Hygienist

Cindy brings over 30 years of dental hygiene experience to the practice.  She received her training at Indiana University and then continued her education at WMU, receiving her B.S. and M.A. degrees.  She was also a clinical instructor in the dental hygiene department at KVCC for several years.  Patients consistently comment on her thorough yet gentle approach to their personalized treatment.  Cindy enjoys traveling, reading and spending time with her family.




Peggy, Hygienist

Peggy has been a hygienist for over 30 years, more than 20 of those years have been at West Milham Dental.  She brings an energy for education and loves helping patients attain a beautiful, healthy smile.  In her free time, Peggy enjoys doing home improvement projects, such as refinishing old furniture.  She has two grown children and three grandchildren.



Jeanine, Hygienist

Jeanine has been a hygienist for almost 20 years and is still very passionate about helping people achieve and maintain dental health.  She strives to give each person a comfortable and great experience when they come in to the office.  Jeanine is married and has 4 kids and loves spending time with them.  She also enjoys being outside in her garden and caring for her hobby farm.


Megan, Hygienist

Megan has been a hygienist for 19 years, 16 of which were with Dr. Paul Maston before his pracitice merged with West Milham Dental in 2015.  Megan loves the connections she has formed with so many of her patients through the years, and is enjoying the new connections she's making with West Milham Dental patients.  She enjoys working with young patients and making the dental office a fun place to be.  Megan is married with 2 daughters that both keep her busy with travel softball and other activities.  She loves to spend time with her family and enjoys knitting/crocheting.  She is also known for her love of Disney and planning Disney trips.


Jan, Registered Dental Assistant

Jan has been a dental assistant for over 30 years.  She received her RDA license from Washtenaw Community College.  She is very knowledgeable in the dental field and loves to chat with patients to make them feel more comfortable while in the dental chair.  She has 2 grown children and likes to spend time with her family.  Some of the activities she enjoys are walking, race walking, kayaking, and weekend trips up north.  One of her favorite things to do is walk her Westie, Winston.

Connie, Office Manager

Connie joined the team of West Milham Dental in 2015. She brings to the practice over 30 years of dental experience working with Dr. Paul Maston.  She started in the field of dentistry working clinically as a chairside dental assistant.  Upon completion of her B.S. degree in Business Management-Healthcare Administration she has enjoyed working as the office manager for more than 25 years.  She is a current member of the American Association of Dental Office Management.  Professionally she enjoys interacting with patients and working with a great team of dental professionals.  Outside the office, Connie likes to cook, enjoy the sunshine and spend time with her husband Tom and their family.


Barb, Scheduling Coordinator

Barb has been in the dental field for over 20 years, providing both a friendly smile and professional care for all of our patients.  She really looks forward to making each client feel welcome, especially if it is your first visit with us.  Barb has been married to her husband Mark for 24 years, and their son is attending Grand Valley State University.  In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, reading and running.  We are proud to say that she has just completed her second 5K run.






Amanda, Treatment Coordinator

Amanda brings 12 years of dental experience with both clinical and administrative positions.  She enjoys welcoming each new patient into the office and answering any questions they may have, treatment and insurance related.  Amanda enjoys spending time with her wonderful husband and 3 children.  Her hobbies include running and watching Detroit Tigers baseball.



Dr. Paul Maston

Dr. Paul Maston retired from private practice in December of 2017.  He provided exceptional dental care to the Kalamazoo and Portage communities for over 40 years and we wish him well in his retirement!  You may see him from time to time consulting with our team at West Milham Dental.