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Expert Orthodontic Treatment in Kansas City, MO

At Creekwood Orthodontics, we're passionate about helping our patients achieve healthy, beautiful smiles in a warm, welcoming office environment. While the orthodontic treatments we offer are critical to that goal, we also recognize that a dedicated team of motivated, personable, and kind-hearted people is vitally important to our overall patient experience. That's why we've worked hard to create a team of dental specialists that are committed to our patients and truly love their job, and why we feel so fortunate to hire the very best. We know that our office is nothing without its people – and we're extremely proud of every member of our team.

Vicki – Office Manager

vic_Bio_PicVicki is the Office Manager for our office.  She began working in the office in 1989 and has found that working with such a great group of people that is committed to excellence is a joy.  She has also found that helping great people makes each and every day special! Aside from work, Vicki loves spending time with her husband and other family members and friends.  She enjoys life and all it brings!

Elise - Treatment Coordinator  

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Elise started working in Dr. Dorsch's office in 1997 as a Treatment Coordinator.  In her spare time, Elise enjoys reading, crafting and working in her yard.  What makes this job so special to Elise is being able to watch our patients grow and see their beautiful smiles day in and day out.

 

 

Jennifer – Professional Relations Coordinator

Jennifer has been with us since January of 2014Jennifer_Bio.jpg  and has enjoyed meeting all the new people and learning more about orthodontics.  She obtained her education from KU.  In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys being with her husband and two boys and is a big fan of manicures and pedicures.

 

 

Jeni - CDA/Orthodontic Expanded Functions Assistant 

Jeni is a CertifieJeni_Bio.jpgd Dental Assistant and Expanded Functions Orthodontics Assistant. She obtained her education through Concorde Career Institute.  Jeni is happily married to her high school sweetheart and has two little girls.  Her favorite part about her job is talking one-on-one with her patients and making them feel as comfortable as possible.

 

 

Tami – CDA/Orthodontic Expanded Functions Assistant

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Tami has been with the practice for the last 20 years.  She obtained her education at Penn Valley and OTC where she became certified as an Expanded Functions Orthodontic Assistant as well as Missouri Basic Skills Dental Assisting.  When she is not at the office, Tami enjoys spending her time either fishing or cooking.  Tami has really enjoyed her time here and loves to see the smiles patients have when their braces come off.

Neda  

Neda_Bio_PicNeda has been a part of the office since 1987.  Of course, she started at our office as a patient at seven years old.  She has first-hand experience with the process of orthodontic treatment as she has had all of the phases of orthodontia including a headgear!  For over eight years Neda worked as an orthodontic assistant in our office but now works behind the scenes.  In her free time, she loves spending time with her husband, two daughters and going back to Weston to visit her parents.  She loves watching movies; anything Doris Day or any kind of comedy.  Her favorite part of working at Creekwood Orthodontics is being part of her work family and knowing how having your smile transformed can really be life changing.  

Stefanie - Orthodontic Assistant

StephanieStefanie joined the Creekwood Orthodontics in August of 2015 and has loved it since day one.  She feels that the best part of her career is seeing the patients at the start of their treatment and then seeing how far they've come with their end results.  When Stefanie is not working she loves spending time with her family, traveling or being outdoors.  She also enjoys her dad's farm where she likes to camp, shoot guns, frog gigging and line dance!

 

 

Cayla - Orthodontic Assistant

CaylaCayla is a new member of the Creekwood Orthodontic family.  She was born and raised in Missouri.  She just started dentistry this year, but it has always been something she wanted to do.  She loves building people up and by improving their teeth she can do just that! She loves spending time with her boyfriend Hayden and her dog Riff.  She is presently working towards her orthodontic assistant certification.  She absolutely loves her new Creekwood Orthodontics family and how helpful they are.  Cayla is looking forward to this new opportunity and is excited to get to know our wonderful patients.   

Amanda - Expanded Functions Orthodontic Assistant 

AmandaTyneAmanda joined our team in May of 2016 and is a Certified Dental Assistant.  She has her expanded functions certification in Orthodontics, Class I Restorative, and Removable Prosthodontics.  She obtained her education Penn Valley Community College and UMKC School of Dentistry.  She is a small town girl who enjoys going to the lake, camping and spending time with her friends and family including her Australian Shepherds; Gus, and Merle.  Her favorite part of her job is getting to know her patients while helping them achieve the smile of their dreams!

 

Amanda M. - New Patient Coordinator

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 Amanda joined our team in 2016.  She studied Communications at Northwest Missouri State University.  In her spare time she enjoys kayaking, going to Royals games, traveling and being a beach bum.  Her favorite pastime is shopping.  Her biggest passions in life are her two kiddos; Sammy and Joey.     

 

 

Tiffany - Office Administrator

TiffanyTiffany joined us in September of 2016.  She studied at North Central Missouri College.  She lives in the country near the small town of Braymer.  Tiffany married her husband Joe in 2002.  They are extremely proud parents to their son, Hayden and their daughter, Hayley.  Tiffany loves spending time outdoors with her family and friends.  At work she enjoys the friendly company of coworkers and patients.     

 

 

Anna - Orthodontic Assistant

AnnaBAnna has been a member of the Creekwood Orthodontic staff since June 2017.  She recently moved from Arkansas where she was born and raised.  She obtained her Registered Dental Assisting license in 2011 where she has worked in general dentistry, pediatric dentistry, and orthodontics.  Anna says that the best part of her job is meeting, helping, and educating the patients she assists. When she isn't making beautiful smiles she enjoys designing and decorating cakes.      

 

Contact Your Kansas City, Liberty & Cameron, MO Orthodontist

We hope you've enjoyed meeting our team, and if you'd like to meet them in person, we'd love to have you in for a consultation! You can always call us at 816-454-6800 or reach out to us at our contact page with any questions on our office, your treatment, or your orthodontic health, or if you're ready to get started with treatment, just request a consultation online at one of our offices. We can't wait to hear from you, and we're excited to help you achieve a beautiful, healthy new smile!