All our team members have years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to maintain our high standards and stay up to date with the latest technology and advancements in dentistry by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.
Dana has been an integral part of the Meiners Dentistry team since 1978. She has been involved in every aspect of this dental office and her professional experience is excellent. She has stayed abreast with the advancements and changes in dentistry and continues to increase her knowledge with yearly dental education courses. Dana’s ability to help our patients feel comfortable during their visits is very important to our practice. She is a Clinical Dental Assistant and coordinates your visits with our Hygienists for your professional dental cleanings. She grew up in Independence, MO, and graduated from St. Mary’s High School. She is very active outdoors with kayaking and biking.
Lori has been an important part of the Meiners Dentistry team since 1982. As our office manager, she has extensive knowledge and experience to help our patients with dental insurance questions, financial arrangements and scheduling appointments. Lori is a Certified Dental Assistant, is certified in CPR, and continues to increase her knowledge with dental education courses yearly. She has a special interest in cosmetic dental procedures. Lori grew up in Byesville, Ohio, graduated from Meadowbrooks High School and is an active volunteer in our community and her church. When not at work she enjoys the outdoors and her grandchildren. Our patients can always count on Lori’s cheerful and pleasant greetings!
Donna is a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) and has been with Meiners Dentistry since 1982. Donna received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry in 1974. She is a caring and conscientious dental hygienist. Patients continually comment on how much they enjoy the wealth of dental and general health related information she imparts while you are having your teeth cleaned. Donna gives health and wellness programs for students K though 12 at local schools.
Megan joined us in the summer of 2012 as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She was born in Joplin, MO. Megan graduated with honors from UMKC with her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene degree in 2012. Megan keeps involved with the dental hygiene community as the treasurer of the Greater Kansas City Dental Hygiene Association. She enjoys keeping up on current dental hygiene studies and techniques. Megan enjoys helping patients find ways to continually improve their oral health. Megan receives compliments from patients about her gentle yet thorough cleanings.
Taylor joined Meiners Dentistry as a dental assistant in 2019. She is a William Chrisman 2013 graduate and attended the dental assisting program at Concorde Career College. She enjoys helping people achieve healthy beautiful smiles. When not at work she enjoys time at the local lakes and is a sand volleyball player.
Christyle is a dental hygienist that joined Meiners Dentistry in 2018 as a graduate of UMKC Dental Hygiene school. She went to MCC for her undergraduate training. She prides herself on putting patients at ease and having a gentle touch. Outside of work she travels, hikes, and spends a lot of time with her 3 dogs. Her dogs also participate in dock jumping and agility sports, which she is proud of! Christyle is also our resident artist whose doodles brighten our day.