Our team is known for their consistent care and dependable service. By remembering details on our patients’ lives, we always get the feedback that it feels like family at Utah Valley Dental. Patients appreciate our honesty and conservative approach as they then know what to expect. Our dentists, Dr. Bryce Searle, Dr. Bruce Murdock and Dr. Brenden Smith, and team invite you to contact us at 801-756-4595 to experience our family dentistry in American Fork, Utah, with a personal touch.


Team Leader – Elisa

With a rich background in dentistry and a passion for excellence, Elisa is an amazing Office Manager and great fit in our UVD family! Originally from Sandy, Utah this dedicated mother of two balances her nurturing nature with serious ambition while somehow never taking herself too seriously. When she isn’t in the office you’ll find Elisa traveling, spending time camping, hiking and hunting or dancing and embracing her quirky side.

For over 20 years, Elisa has served within the dental field from chair-side to financials and all of the in between. Combining this experience with her sincere commitment to growth and knowledge of all things dentistry, Elisa has your back! Her strength lies in understanding the intricacies of dental health benefits. She pairs that with understanding your treatment plan options, in order to provide clarity in the dental benefits maze of coverage, co-pays, etc. Elisa is an invaluable asset to the team at UtahValley Dental, where she excels as our qualified leader. Guiding our team and practice toward success in delivering exceptional patient care.

Front Office

We are the first and last faces you get to see during your visit. We are also who you’ll most often speak with over the phone, text and email conversations with our office. At reception we’ll check you in and be sure we have your up-to-date information on file. Treatment Coordinators will help you wrap up each visit at the check-out desk ensuring questions are answered, follow ups are scheduled, and financial plans are in place. All of us work super hard to stay educated on the constant changes within dental health care including your dental health benefits. Thanks for starting and ending your visits with us!

Dental Assistants

We get to be by your side through any visits with the doctor! Our goal is to keep you comfortable and informed about your treatment so please ask questions and let us know if you need anything while in the chair. We’re dedicated to making your time with us as pleasant as possible. Thank you for trusting us to help you maintain and improve your oral health.

Dental Hygienists

Cleaning your smile is our speciality! We love seeing you on a regular basis and appreciate your trust in us. Alongside the doctors, we prioritize your oral health as we diagnose and treat any issues that may arise.