Our Saginaw Team

Donald J. Sabourin, DDS, PLLC

Dr. Sabourin graduated in 1995 from University of Michigan-Flint with a Bachelor of Science with Honors degree. He went on to University of Michigan School of Dentistry in Ann Arbor and graduated with a DDS in 2001. He worked in community dentistry from 2001 until 2003 when he founded his private practice. Dr. Sabourin has been a global lecturer training dentists, and orthodontists on accelerated orthodontic technology.

Dr. Sabourin is originally from Flushing and currently resides in Bay City with his wife, Ashley, and their daughter. They have a rescue cat, Frank. Dr. Sabourin is a car collector and historical architectural enthusiast.

Dr. Joel Hayden, DDS

Dr. Hayden graduated in 1996 from Miami University with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He received his DDS degree in 2000 from University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. In 2001, he completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program at University of Michigan School of Dentistry. From 2001 to 2011, Dr. Hayden worked in community dentistry where he for 8 years was an adjunct clinical faculty for University of Michigan School of Dentistry to AEGD residents and fourth-year dental students. He joined our practice in 2011. Dr. Hayden has lectured to dentists and orthodontists from all over the world on accelerated orthodontic technology.

Dr. Hayden is from South Bend, Indiana (home of Notre Dame!). He currently lives in Fenton.  He enjoys traveling whenever he has the opportunity.  Dr Hayden also enjoys reading, rugby, bourbon, and growing orchids.

Patrice-Dental/Orthodontic Assistant

Patrice graduated from Delta College in 2008 with an Associate Degree of Applied Science in Dental Assisting. She is licensed in the State of Michigan as a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) and has an Advanced Certificate in Dental Assisting. She is a member of the Mid-Michigan Dental Assistants Society. Patrice has worked in dentistry since 2008 and has been with our office since 2011. She is a life-long resident of Bay City and enjoys spending time with her children and her rescue dog, a Lab-mix named Chase.

Alle-Dental/Orthodontic Assistant

Alle graduated from Ross Medical Education Center in 2017 with a certificate in Dental Assisting. She lives in Bay City with her husband and Alaskan Malamute, Mishka. Alle enjoys traveling to Canada, hiking, playing tennis and baking.

Emma-Dental/Orthodontic Assistant

Emma graduated from John Glenn High School in Bay City, MI with a desire to work in the dental field. She began her dental career with My Forever Smile in 2021. When Emma is not at the office, she likes watching Grey’s Anatomy and enjoys spending time with her family, which includes her cuddly cat, Ellis.

Emily-Dental/Orthodontic Assistant

Emily is a Bay City Central graduate and has been with My Forever Smile since 2018. She graduated from Peak Dental Assisting in 2019 and is also certified in Dental Radiography. Emily is from Bay City and currently resides there. She enjoys spending time remodeling her first home that she shares with her German Shepherd, Bow. She also enjoys outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing and auto racing.

Kim-Accounts Receivable Coordinator

Kim studied accounting at Oakland Community College and has worked for 15 years as an orthodontic financial and insurance coordinator. She has been with our office since 2014 and assisted with opening the Troy location. Kim and her husband divide their time between their Ortonville home and their cabin up north. Kim loves to quilt and, when not at work, is likely to be at her sewing machine.

Holly-Orthodontic Manager

Holly graduated from Davenport University in 1991 with an Associates Degree in Business. She began working in the dental profession in 2009 and with Sabourin & Hayden DDS in 2018. Holly is from Chesaning and currently living in Thomas Township her husband and son, along with their new rescue cat, Lola. Holly enjoys reading, shopping and going on vacation with her family.

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