Meet The Dentist

Dr. Michael Naughton

After graduating from OHSU School of Dentistry in 1989, Dr. Naughton spent 3 years in the US Navy Dental Corps as a general dentist. Dr. Naughton moved back to his hometown of Portland, Oregon with his wife, Ann in 1992 and began private practice at his current location in NE Portland. Dr. Naughton enjoys volunteering for various dental and community groups, spending time with his wife and four children, reading, coaching youth sports, and numerous outdoor activities including golf, skiing, hiking and camping.


Santa Clara University, California
Oregon Health Sciences University


US Navy Dentist

– Coronado Naval Air Station, California

– Norfolk, Virginia

– Holy Loch Naval Base, Scotland

Naughton Dental

Professional Organizations and Volunteer


Oregon Dental Association Board – current

Oregon Dental Association Board –

American Dental Association

Academy of General Dentistry Fellow

Central East Portland Rotary Club

Study Club Cantwell Study Club, Willamette Research Study Club,  Implant Study Club, Oral Medicine Study Club, OHSU Study Club

Teaching at OHSU

ODA annual meeting conference chair

Crestin Clinic – Provided donated dental care kids in school

Senior Smile – Provided dental care to low income seniors in Mult Co

Youth Coach – Soccer, basketball, volleyball

Jean Heuer

Jean started out as a clinical assistant for Dr. Richard Naughton and moved up to the front office to take over administrative duties in 1995. Her knowledge of both areas of the practice is an asset to the dental team and the patients. Jean is married and has one son. She is an accomplished equestrienne who enjoys her two horses, gardening and the shooting sports.

Sandy Neelands

Sandy takes personal interest in helping you, the patient to feel comfortable and welcome when visiting our office. She enjoys spending time getting to know each patient and assisting with scheduling and insurance billing.
Sandy has worked both clinical and administrative sides of dentistry with over 24 years of experience. She and her husband have two college age children and she enjoys the outdoors, traveling and entering local running events.

Jean Heuer

Heather is the wife of an emergency responder and the mother of two beautiful children. She is also, a Sunday school teacher for children ages 4-6. Heather prides herself on individual care in a setting that most people find comfortable.

Carol Cannon

Carol graduated from the PCC Dental Hygiene program in 1991 and has been working with Dr. Naughton for over 10 years. She enjoys personal interaction with her patients while providing quality care, individualized for each patient. She loves her dog, Hank, gardening and playing music with good friends.

Pam Gregory

Pam has been a staff member for over 16 years as a sterile technician/assistant. She enjoys her family, friends and husband of 32 years. She has an interest in music, photography, gardening and activities with exercise.

Angela Heath

Born and raised in Oregon, Angela enjoys the outdoor life. Hiking, running and horseback riding are some of her pastimes. She values spending time with family and friends. Angela has been a member of Dr. Naughton’s office for the past 9 years and has worked in the dental profession as a dental assistant for the past 18 years.