Our friendly dental professionals love helping people smile.  We are self-motivated, hard-working, continually learning, and are always looking for ways to challenge and improve ourselves to help treat our patients.  We invite you to call Family Dental Associates at 918-542-3337 to learn more about our personal dental care in Miami, Oklahoma, and to schedule your appointment with our experienced dental team.  We look forward to helping your smile!

 

Erin – Registered Dental Hygienist

Erin has been with Family Dental Associates since the fall of 2015!  She graduated from Miami High School in 2000, from Oklahoma State University in 2003, and from Missouri Southern University in 2011.  She works alongside our other hygienists to ensure that our patients receive the quality care and knowledge they need to maintain healthy gums and teeth.  Erin loves working with our fabulous team and doctors to make beautiful smiles.

Erin has been married to her wonderful husband, Jason, since 2013.

 

Gina – Dental Hygienist

Gina has been with our team since the fall of 2016.  She attended Picher High School, then went to NEO, and finally graduated from Missouri Southern University in 2010.  She loves our amazing patients and her awesome co-workers, and she works hard to make sure that each patient has an excellent dental experience and is well taken care of while they are at our office.

Gina and her husband, Ryan, have 3 children.

 

Julie – Dental Hygienist

Julie has been with Family Dental Associates since 2014.  Before joining Family Dental, Julie worked for Dr. Keim for 11 years. She graduated from Commerce High School, attended NEO on a softball scholarship, and graduated from the Missouri Southern State University Dental Hygiene program 2003.  She works hard to educate our patients about the health of their mouth and how it affects their overall physical health.  She loves that our entire team works toward the same goal of creating beautiful and healthy smiles.

Julie is married with 3 children.  In her spare time, she enjoys hunting, running, and spending time with her family.

 

Mika F. – Dental Hygienist

Mika has been with our team since 2015.  She graduated from Miami High School in 2005, and attended Missouri Southern State University for dental hygiene, graduating in 2010.  Mika is a team player, and loves working with children and helping our patients relax while at our office.  She is proud to say that she works with some great ladies and wonderful doctors.

Mika and her husband Brandon were married in 2019, and have two children, Hudson and Karson.  She enjoys spending time with her family outdoors and running.

 

Cass – Dental Assistant

Cass has been with our team since 2007.  She loves being able to assist our patients in their smile transformations, and ensures that they are comfortable and free from pain throughout their entire appointment.

Cass and her husband, John, have 3 beautiful children, Jaxon, Eleanor, and Lillian.  Her babies are her pride and joy and keep her very entertained with all their activities, but in her spare time, Cass loves to decorate.

 

Kinzie – Dental Assistant

Kinzie joined Family Dental Associates in August 2010.  She enjoys coming to work every day and helping patients feel comfortable and good about their smiles, and she loves the friendships she has formed at our practice.

Kinzie and her husband, Cory, have 2 sons, Kameron and Kynden.  In her spare time, she enjoys watching her oldest son ride competitive dirt bikes.

 

Kelsey – Dental Assistant

Kelsey graduated from Franklin Tech as a Registered Dental Assistant in May 2013, and has been with our practice since 2014.  Kelsey enjoys helping people feel better about themselves and making them feel comfortable while at our practice.  She also loves working with a great group of people – our team are not only co-workers, but family.

Kelsey and her husband have 2 beautiful babies, Zaeden and Braelynn.  Their entire family loves sports, and Kelsey especially enjoys baseball and football.

 

Michelle – Dental Assistant

Michelle has been with our team since 2012.  She loves changing the way patients think about dentistry and helping anxious or nervous patients to feel more at ease.  Her co-workers and our patients appreciate her positive upbeat attitude.

Michelle married her husband, Zack, in 2009, and they have two boys, Levi and Gunner.  They enjoy hunting and fishing as a family.

 

Brianne – Hygiene Coordinator

Brianne has been with Family Dental Associates since 2007.  She acts as our hygiene coordinator and as our liaison between our front office and clinical team to help our patients’ appointments run as smoothly as possible.  Brianne truly enjoys how we work together as a team to provide our patients with the best possible care.

Brianne and her husband, Tyson, have been married since 2007, and have a beautiful little girl named Kylee.  She is very active in her church, Lake Center Baptist, as Tyson serves as their student pastor.  She enjoys all types of art, but has a real passion for photography.

 

Dana – Scheduling Coordinator

Dana has been with our team since 2015.  She graduated from Miami High School and studied at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College.  She brings a unique point of view to our practice, in that she has a healthy fear of being in the dental chair.  Dana is able to empathize and sympathize with scheduling our patients and putting them at ease.  She loves being part of a phenomenal team that genuinely cares about our patients’ overall health and wellbeing.

Dana and her husband, Darian, have been married since 2002.  They have been blessed with six children and one grandson, and will soon be welcoming a granddaughter.  She and her family enjoy camping and spending time near any body of water.  They are also huge fans of Sooner football and OKC Thunder, and catch every game they can!

 

Mika C. – Insurance Coordinator

Mika joined our team in October of 2016, and has several years of experience in working with dental insurance.  She graduated from Miami High in 2002, and from NEO in 2004 before studying at Missouri State University.  She loves our patients and works hard in handling insurance so that our patients do not have to deal with it themselves.

Mika and her husband, Robert, have a daughter named Carolina.  Outside of the office, Mika and her family are beekeepers and enjoy a little farm, garden, cows, sheep, goats, cats, and dogs.  She also dabbles in winemaking and brewing, and enjoys ringing the bell for the Salvation Army and Hearts & Hammers.  Mika is an active member of the FUMC of Miami.

 

Kim – Human Resources & Benefits Coordinator

Kim has been with Family Dental Associates for 15 years.  She earned her Bachelor’s degree from Southwestern Oklahoma State University.  Kim also has a doctorate in Pharmacy, and works part-time as a pharmacist at Osborn Drugs.  She enjoys working with her husband to have a positive impact on our employees and our community, and loves being able to encourage those around her.

Kim is married to Dr. Folks, and they have 3 sons, Christian, Caden, and Carson.  She is very active in our community, having served on several boards and organizations, including the Miami Chamber of Commerce, United Way, and Miami Arts and Humanities.  In her spare time, Kim enjoys going to her kid’s activities, gardening, and being outdoors, and she is active in her church.