Meet The Dentists

Leslie A Mitchell, DMD

Dr. Mitchell has been a local dentist here in Newberg since 2004. Dr Mitchell graduated in 2002 from OHSU School of Dentistry. She has lived in Oregon since 1981 and graduated from Tigard High School. She currently resides in Tualatin with her longtime partner Nick and has three school aged children. When she is not practicing dentistry she enjoys family time, gardening, reading, camping and watching sports. Dr Mitchell is highly skilled in many phases of dentistry, including Invisalign and is dedicated to patients overall health while keeping their concerns on the forefront. Her interests include running, reading, gardening, camping and watching sports.


  • Graduate OHSU School of Dentistry, DMD, 2002
  • Graduate Portland State University, Bachelor of Science, 1997
  • Invisalign certified dentist


  • ODA-Oregon Dental Association
  • ADA-American Dental Association
  • Marion-Polk-Yamhill County Dental Association 
  • Chehalem Valley Chamber of Commerce

Recognitions or Awards:

  • Top 100 Dentists in Portland Metro Area, The Portland Monthly, July 2008 issue

Matthew R. Erickson, DMD

Dr Erickson graduated from OHSU in 2016 and is a member of AGD and TrueLove oral medicine study club. He places an emphasis on communication, integrity, and trust within his practice philosophy. He values and enjoys the unique relationships he is able to form through health care.

Dr Erickson is married to his wife, Alexis. In his personal time he is an avid steelhead angler, hunter, birdwatcher, hiker, and conservationist. He volunteers with a number of organizations which have a variety of focuses ranging from salmon conservation to Oregon White Oak conservation. He also has a passion for traveling, reading, gardening, fine dining, and his German Shepherd.


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