Nichole loves adventuring into culinary creations, collecting stamps, and hot yoga.
Nichole started her career in healthcare over 20 years ago. She practiced neuromuscular massage and cranial sacral therapy, focusing on patients with chronic pain related to head and neck injuries. She began working with Dr. Lauson over 10 years ago at Aurora Orthodontics and TMJ, working with patients suffering from TMD. At that time, Nichole began continuing education in early orthodontic treatment and myofunctional therapy and a few years later assisted in the launch of NEO New Early Orthodontics. Her mission is to create an exceptional patient experience and to support NEO’s powerhouse team of doctors so they can continue to deliver exceptional care. Alongside Dr. Lauson and Dr. Holly, Nichole participates in multiple continuing education classes throughout the year and summits in airway and orthodontics with leading dentists and physicians in the field. She is also a member of Associated Massage and Bodywork Professionals, the AAPMD, and the American Orthodontic Association. Nichole is married with two daughters and is the step-mama to two bonus kids. She enjoys spending free time with family and friends, finding fun little restaurants, traveling, and hot yoga.