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3Shannon. I am originally from Winona, MN,. I mostly grew up on a little horse ranch in Piedmont, SD, graduating from Sturigs Brown High School. In 2005 I graduated from Western Dakota Tech with a certification in expanded functions, dental assisting and radiology. I have worked with Family Dental Care since April of 2003. I enjoy the dental field, helping patients feel comfortable and making them smile. I love spending time with my husband Tom and my sons Gage & Vander, watching movies, reading, remodeling and shooting my bow with my dad.


mary2Mary graduated from the University of Nebraska  Med Center - College of Dentistry in 1991 with a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. After graduation she worked for preventative family practices in Nebraska, Indiana, Wyoming and Colorado. She moved to Rapid City in 2007 and has worked for Family Dental Care for 6 years as a part-time dental hygienist. Mary enjoys working with people and helping them achieve beautiful and healthy smiles. She is happily married to her husband Loy and has three children, Sam, Sarah Beth and Jake. In her spare time she enjoys her kid's sporting events, cooking, gardening and their golden retriever dog, "Scartlett."

2LaDel.I have been in the dental profession since 1968. I worked as a dental assistant for 19 years with a Dental Assisting degree from Southwest Community College in Lincoln, NE. In 1967 I received a Dental Hygiene degree from Hastings Community College in Hastings, NE. I have served on the SD Dental Hygiene Association board as the Black Hills Component President and the SD State Hygiene President in 1991-1992. I have been at Family Dental Care for 13 years. I have many hours of continuing education and advanced perio skills. I enjoy working with patients to achieve a healthy and happy lifestyle through the care of their mouth.

2Lanette grew up in Rapid City and graduated from Rapid City Stevens in 1985. I currently work as a receptionist and billing manager at Family Dental Care part time. I have two kids, Avery, who is currently attending medical school, and Jack, who is at the University of Nebraska. When I am not at work, I spend most of my time with my three labs, Kenai, Kaia, and Kenya. I also recently got a new bike and am excited to explore the Black Hills!



Ciera. I am from Rapid City. I graduated from Central High School in 2014. In Spring 2017, I graduate from Western Dakota Tech with a certification in dental assisting. I enjoy the dental field as it give me the opportunity to give patients attentive and quality care. In most of my spare time you kind find me playing and spending every minute possible with my daughter, Raelynn.