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!

 

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.

 

Julie – Registered 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.

 

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, and they have two wonderful children.

 

Gina – Registered 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.

 

Mika F. – Registered 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 2009 and have two children, Hudson and Karson.  She enjoys spending time with her family outdoors and running.

 

Kinzie – Lead Dental Assistant

Kinzie joined Family Dental Associates in August 2010 as a chairside assistant. She has recently taken on a new role as the lead dental assistant, which entails ordering, lab work and acting as a liaison between the front office and the restorative side. The most rewarding part about Kinzie’s job is seeing the end results that make the patients love their smile again. She also loves the friendships that she has formed with each and every one that she works with.

Kinzie and her husband, Cory, have two boys, Kameron and Kynden. In her free time she enjoys watching her boys play sports, they actively compete in motocross!

 

Kelsey – Registered Dental Assistant

Kelsey graduated from Franklin Technology Center as a Registered Dental Assistant, in May 2013 and joined our practice in 2014. She is a part of the Family Dental team that volunteers at the Oklahoma Mission of Mercy each year. Kelsey enjoys helping people feel better about themselves and making patients feel comfortable while they are in the dental chair. She also loves working with a great group of people – “Our team are not only co-workers, but family.”

Kelsey and her husband, Zack, have been married since 2010, and have two beautiful children, Zaeden and Braelynn. She and her family are avid baseball fans and spend most of their time at the ball field. They also enjoying hiking and being outdoors, the most important thing is that they are together as a family.

 

RaeAnn – Registered Dental Assistant

Raeann graduated from Franklin Technical Center in May 2019 as a Registered Dental Assistant and joined our team in June 2019. She enjoys interacting with our patients and making them feel comfortable in the dental chair and transforming smiles!
RaeAnn and her son, Carter, love playing outside and spending quality time together.

 

Jazmin – Certified Dental Assistant

Jazmin joined Family Dental Associates in October 2017 as a dental assistant on the restorative/surgical side. She often likes to refer to it as “the fun side!” Jazmin is also bilingual, which makes her a real asset to our practice. She treats our patients as if they are family, making them comfortable and putting them at ease, chairside. Jazmin is part of the Family Dental team, who volunteers, at the Oklahoma Mission of Mercy each year. She loves donating her time helping others and making a difference one smile at a time.

Jazmin enjoys trying new restaurants, working out and traveling. Spending time with her family and loved ones is always a priority to her, as it is one of life’s most valuable gifts. She loves working with a group of people who put the care of each patient first, day in and day out.

 

MaKayla – Certified Dental Assistant

MaKayla graduated through Tulsa Dental School in the spring of 2018 as a certified dental assistant. She joined Family Dental Associates in May 2018. McKayla loves working with our pediatric patients. She works hard to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere where the children are excited to come back!

MaKayla and her husband, Cody, have been married since September 2019. They are proud dog parents and enjoy being in the great outdoors.

 

Michelle – Financial Coordinator

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.

 

Dana – Scheduling Coordinator

Dana joined our team in May 2015, as a scheduling coordinator. She graduated from Miami High School and studied at NEO 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 when scheduling our patients, putting them at ease for their dental care is what is most rewarding to her. She is also a part of the Family Dental Associates team that attends the Oklahoma Mission of Mercy each year. Dana loves being part of a phenomenal team that gives back and genuinely cares about patients’ overall health and wellbeing.

Dana and her husband, Darian, have been married since 2002. Together, they share six children and eight grandbabies. Dana and her family enjoy spending their time near any body of water, but the beach is their favorite! They are avid basketball fans, and LOVE Sooner football, catching 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 two daughters named Carolina and Livingston.  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.

 

Cecilia – Patient Coordinator

Cecilia has been with Family Dental Associates since 2017. She acts as our patient coordinator, and she is an incredible asset to our front office, as she is bilingual. Cecilia creates a warm welcoming atmosphere for all of our patients. She enjoys making each patient feel valued.

Cecilia and her husband, Andy, have been married since 2006. They have two boys, Louie and Bishop, who are very active in sports. She enjoys spending time with her family outdoors. Cecilia is extremely artistic and enjoys crafting.

 

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.