Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. Our dental assistants and hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on staying on the cutting edge of dentistry and patient communication. They are excited about what they are doing, have high standards of quality and integrity, and are motivated to achieve the best results for our family of patients.
Our dedicated and motivated staff has one primary goal—your utmost comfort! We feel it’s important that you understand the treatment that you’ll be receiving so that you can relax during the procedure. Our staff is eager to answer any questions regarding your dental care. Please feel free to share with us your needs and concerns.
Brenda Duvall, Office Manager
Brenda joined our practice in February 2008.
Brenda has a diversified background, coming to us with 20 years experience in business, and combining that with chair side experience as a dental assistant, she is prepared to go over your treatment plan and explain any issues you have regarding the clinical and financial aspect of your treatment plan. Brenda has an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Office Management from Northern Oklahoma College. She also has years of public relations experience. Her favorite part of her job is visiting with the patients and assisting them with the financial planning of their treatment. She has enthusiasm to go that extra mile for her patients. She also enjoys going over the insurance benefits with the patients, and assisting them in maximizing their dental benefits.
Married to Wayne since 1989, they have three handsome sons; Clayton, Hayden and Cayden. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She loves relaxing by the pool, shopping, and reading. Her favorite sports team is the Tonkawa Buccaneers and she loves watching her boys participate in their sports and activities. She is a member of The Christian Life Church in Tonkawa.
Missy Meeker, RDH
Missy joined our practice in August 2004.
Missy has over 13 years of dental experience, 9 years of that being a Registered Dental Hygienist. She has a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Oklahoma. Missy finds the most joy in her career by building trusting relationships with her patients She enjoys providing education and the most up to date information about oral health. Missy feels that her profession is personally rewarding especially when she sees the results of improved patient oral hygiene on their dental health. She has a true passion in caring for patients and an understanding attitude. Missy has kept her patients coming back by providing positive experiences for them year after year.
Missy has been married to Michael since 2004 and they have two beautiful daughters, Sydney & Kynsley. In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors, traveling, reading and spending time with her family and friends Her favorite team sport to watch is Oklahoma Sooner Football. She is a member of the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church of Tonkawa.
Tessa Jeffries, RDH
Tessa has been with our practice since March of 2007.
Tessa has been working in the dental field since 2004. She worked for Dr. Campbell, while attending college and then returned to the office full time as a Dental Assistant in 2007. In 2009, Tessa returned to school to become a Dental Hygienist. We are so excited to have Tessa back on board with us, as a Dental Hygienist.
She is very compassionate and enjoys getting to know her patients, and educating them about the importance of dental hygiene.
Tessa is married to Tyler, and have two very handsome sons, Jack and Ladd. They enjoy being outdoors and raising cattle.
Gina Wooderson, Dental Assistant
Gina joined our practice in September 2003.
Gina has over 20 years of dental experience and received her certification from the Bryan Institute in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She has completed a course in Radiation Safety and Protection, also completing a course in Coronal Polishing and Topical Fluoride. She takes pride in giving patient’s the utmost attention while in our office. A kind and caring attitude is what makes her stand out as a Dental Assistant. Her favorite thing about her job is meeting new people and helping them. She feels that our practice is a great place to work and takes a lot of pride in what she does.
Gina has been married to Max since 1983; they have a beautiful daughter, Lauren; and a handsome son, Blaine. In her free time, she enjoys bowling, scrap booking, sewing, camping, craft shows, and playing games.
Denise Head, Dental Assistant
Denise joined our practice in May 2005.
Denise graduated from Blackwell High School. She has completed a course in Radiation Safety and Protection and also a course in Coronal Polishing and Topical Fluoride. She is motivated by giving patient’s her devoted attention and care to provide them with superior dental care. She loves interacting with the patients. Her favorite thing about her job is the cosmetic part because your smile can change your whole outlook on life.
Denise has been married to Neal since 2004. They have three handsome sons and a beautiful little girl; Kyson, Payton, Lakyn & Harper. She loves spending time with family and friends.
Cindy Brown, Dental Assistant
Cindy joined our practice in December 2008.
Cindy has completed the Radiation Safety and Protection course and also the Coronal Polishing and Topical Fluoride course. She has graduated from the cosmetology course at Cowley County Community College. Her contagious smile and laugh have a way of making our patient’s feel at ease during their visits. She loves the people that she takes care of along with her co-workers. Her favorite thing about her job is helping people feel better. She likes getting to meet new patients and having the opportunity to assist with their aches and pains.
Married to Eddie since 1993, they have a handsome son, Zac and a beautiful daughter, Maggie. She loves to go camping with her family, decorate cakes, do photography, crafts, scrap booking and shopping.
Sherri Foster, Scheduling Coordinator
Sherri has been with our practice since February 2011.
As Scheduling coordinator, Sherri is a friendly familiar voice to our patients. Sherri is happy to answer any questions you have about your appointment. Sherri enjoys the daily interaction with our patients, that allows her to get to know them and their families.
Sherri has 3 children, Tyler, Blayke and Rylee. She is the proud Grandma of two adorable grandsons, Levi and Barrett.
She enjoys working in her flower beds, reading, and spending evenings at home with her children. Sherri is an avid OU fan, and has a Yorkshire Terrier, named Boomer.
Jennifer Burns, Dental Assistant
Jennifer has been with our office since July, 2013.
She joined our office with 8 years of experience in the dental field. Jennifer also completed her degree in Respiratory Therapy. Jen enjoys working in the hygiene department and educating her patients on oral hygiene. She enjoys getting to know the patients. Jennifer has 2 sons, Peyton and Malikai, and one daughter Brooklyn. Jen stays very active keeping up with her children's sporting activities.
Patty Carpenter, Dental Hygienist
Patty has been with our office since October of 2013.
As a dental hygienist patty enjoys establishing a relationship with her patients and educating them on oral hygiene. Patty and her husband enjoy gardening and being outside.