Meet Our Team

At BauerHite Orthodontic Specialists, you can expect a professional team of positive, outgoing, friendly and highly trained of individuals.

We believe in providing our patients with the highest quality staff possible. Through a combination of world-renowned conferences and lectures to continue their education, Dr. Hite and her staff maintain a cutting-edge approach to advances in orthodontics.


Holly - Scheduling Coordinator

Holly has been Scheduling Coordinator with the practice since 2000. She loves her daily interactions with patients and parents while greeting patients, scheduling appointments and answering phones. She has 2 grown children - Sarah and Brian - who were both patients - 2 small dogs - Daphne and Derby and resides in Edwardsville with her husband, Donny. In her free time she enjoys traveling, gardening, crafting and sewing and she loves to cycle - both pedal and motor!


Paula - Office Manager/Financial Coordinator

Paula became Office Manager/Financial Coordinator with already 15 years experience as Treatment Coordinator with Bauer Hite Orthodontics. She is happy to help answer questions regarding any aspect of your Orthodontic experience. She enjoys spending time with her husband, son and a Scottish Terrier. She's an avid Cardinals fan, loves to cook and travel. Fun Fact: At age 12, she was a patient of Dr. Joe Bauer, Dr. Beth's dad!


Brittany - Treatment Coordinator

Brittany started out in the dental field but now she loves orthodontics! She loves helping our patients gain confidence with beautiful new smiles. She loves working together with our great team to help create the best experience for all our patients. She is a big St. Louis Blues and St. Louis Cardinals fan and loves to go to their games to cheer them on. In her spare time, she loves spending time with family and friends, going to see movies and watching old favorites, loves being out in the country and loves to travel and experience new adventures.


Taylor - Chairside Assistant

Taylor loves helping our patients form a new sense of confidence the day their braces come off. She loves daily interaction with our awesome patients and their families and loves coming to work and having a blast with her fun co-workers. She is married to her husband Ridgley and they have a darling daughter named Kyndall and a dog named Dixie. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, being outdoors and loves game and movie nights.


Dawn - Chairside Assistant

Dawn loves interacting with patients, loves seeing how happy they are when their braces come off and loves working with a great team. She has been married to her husband Kyle for 26 years and has two children, Sydney and Sawyer. She and her family are proud owners of a Yorkie named Breckyn and a Biewar Yorkie named Tristan. In her spare time, she loves to spend time with family, loves to travel and attend her son's Drum Corp competitions.



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1419 Lewis Road, Ste. 1

(618) 692-1044

2219 W Randolph Street

(618) 692-1044

After careful consideration, we have decided to merge both the Granite City and Glen Carbon practices. By combining the two offices we are making a commitment to provide ALL of our patients with the highest technological advancements available for the treatment of orthodontics.