Dr. Ryan M. Holbrook
Dr. Ryan is honored to have joined such an incredible, well established practice and is truly excited to come to work each day with our great dental team and patient base. He was told early on that our patients would quickly feel like family and that is absolutely true. He works very hard to take the best possible care of each patient with a thoughtful, individualized approach.
He obtained his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry at UMKC, and Doctor of Dental Surgery at UMKC Dental School. He is proud to be part of the American Dental Association, Kansas City Dental Association, and Kansas City Dental Society. Dr. Ryan works very hard to stay up to date with the best technology and approach to dentistry.
Dr. Ryan grew up in St. Louis, MO and is the oldest of five siblings. Dr. Ryan is very close to his family and loves going back home to see his large family. He is a big Cardinals, Blues, and Chiefs fan. When Dr. Ryan isn’t seeing patients, he enjoys playing volleyball, ice hockey, video games, working out, and anything outdoors. Some of his favorite movies and TV shows are Christmas Vacation and The Office.
Cara has been in the dental field for over eighteen years. She has been with the practice for fourteen years, off and on, taking some time away to have her two beautiful children. Cara has a real passion for helping people. Her hope is that each person that walks through our door feels loved and well cared for. When Cara isn’t in the office, she loves spending time with her family, running, hiking, kayaking, enjoying the outdoors, and the occasional splurge at Starbucks. Her faith and family are definitely number one.
Erika has been with the practice for nearly five years and she has worked in the dental industry for a total of twenty-four years, working as a dental assistant first and eventually moving toward the business aspect of dentistry. Erika says, “I look forward to coming to work every day working with these awesome team members.” She loves Italian food, camping, boating, and taking her Golden Doodle Daisy to the dog park.
Ginny has been a valued member of the practice for the last six years and has been Dental Assisting for eleven years. Ginny loves meeting people and helping people and it shows in the excellent care her patients receive. On her off time, she likes spending time with her children and grandbaby, home remodeling, hiking, boating, reading, crafting and eating at Olive Garden.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Missy has been in the dental field for 40 years. She was a chairside assistant for eighteen years before receiving her Dental Hygiene degree. Missy appreciates working with a team that shares her same philosophy of giving quality care and loving dentistry. She and her husband enjoy fishing, kayaking, farming, finding new wineries, and visiting Historic Liberty.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Steve has worked as a Dental Hygienist for the practice for nearly twenty-two years! Being in one office for so long has allowed Steve to build great relationships with so many amazing and wonderful patients. He loves hearing updates about everyone’s lives, families, and hobbies. Steve likes reading, working out, hiking, fishing, travel, playing with his dogs, and trying new restaurants.