Dr. Barr is a recent addition to the Western Slope. She hails from Mississippi, and while she will always consider herself a Southern Gal, she has always known she would settle in the West. She received her BS degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Mississippi State University (Go Dawgs!). She then moved to Birmingham, AL where she studied Pharmacology and Toxicology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and eventually shifted gears, becoming a Registered Nurse. For the next seven years, Chelsea worked as an RN at various academic medical centers eventually settling into the Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit at The University of Mississippi Medical Center.
Returning to school in her early thirties, Dr. Barr received her Doctorate in Dental Medicine from the University of Mississippi. She is married to her best friend, Robert, a nurse anesthetist and has two sons, Rocco and Dylan. Rocco was born in 2014 and Dylan was added to the family on Easter 2018. Both can be regularly be found napping or playing in the office. In her spare time, Chelsea enjoys exploring the outdoor activities of her new home with her family, cooking, kayaking and cheering on her MSU Bulldogs!
Brittany was born in Onterio, Oregon but moved to Colorado when she was just an infant. She stayed on the Western Slope living in Grand Junction, Meeker and finally putting down roots in Rangely with her husband Travis and their two handsome sons. Brittany enjoys hunting, fishing and camping. Photography and archery are just a few things that take up the spare time she has.
Brittany is surrounded by a large close nit family, much like the atmosphere at Dr. Barr's office where co-workers are also like family to her. Brittany graduated from Hygiene School at Colorado Northwestern Community College in 2011 where she also works as a clinical instructor. Brittany is very genuine, caring and a gentle person and is excited to meet you!
Danelle began her career as a Dental Assistant in 2007. Danelle believes that she works with the best dental team in Grand Junction and feels truly blessed to come to work every day and be surrounded by amazing and caring co-workers. She has built many wonderful relationships with our patients over the years and has been known to shed a tear or two with a patient because they are so happy to be able to smile again. Don't be surprised if she gives you a hug when you leave. Outside the office, Danelle has two dogs and a vivacious daughter who is the joy of her life.
They have so much fun together, that sometimes they laugh so hard their stomachs hurt. Danelle loves being a Mom. The majority of her extended family lives in Grand Junction. They get together frequently for BBQ's, hanging out and spending time together. Danelle enjoys cooking, boating, fishing, camping and traveling.
Casey is Dr. Barr's Office Manager and has been in the dental field for for over 15 years. Casey was born in California but has lived in Colorado most of her life. Outside of the office Casey and her husband Mike enjoy working out at the gym, going on motorcycle rides, camping, tubing down the river, Jeeping, going to visit family and friends in California and making weekend trips to Denver. Casey moved to Grand Junction August of 2013 and fell in love with the local scenery. She says this is one of the best moves she has ever made.