We are especially interested in making all of our patients feel welcome and comfortable. We put your needs first to provide efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is trained and skilled. We strive to provide enthusiastic and fun-loving service to each patient. Each member of our team has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care.
We have 5+ licensed hygienists as a part of our staff. They regularly attend continuing education courses and seminars. We pride ourselves in being current on dental advances, topics and technology.
Megan was born in Nebraska but spent most of her life in Topeka and is a Shawnee Heights graduate. She has been a hygienist for over 20 years and has been with us for 16 years. Megan loves having fun at work with our team and serving the patients in the Topeka community. She especially enjoys helping change the perception that dental visits are scary. Outside of work Megan enjoys spending time with her family, working out, and reading.
Originally from Silver Lake, Kansas, Taylor has been in dentistry for 8 years and started with us a year ago. Taylor's favorite things about being a hygienist are helping patients keep their smiles healthy and sparkling and working with a variety of people every day. Taylor loves the atmosphere and culture that Dr. Johnson and Dr. Lindsay have created. When she's not working Taylor enjoys spending time with her husband and their 2-year-old son. She can also be found at all the local coffee shops, reading, and staying active.
A Topeka native and Topeka High graduate, Lisa has been a hygienist for 22 years and has been with our team for over 20 of those years. She is passionate about creating long term relationships with her patients and working with them to better their health. She appreciates the professional but family like setting that our office provides all our patients and their families. Outside of work, Lisa spends her time with her family, either boating, poolside, or working on her flowers.
Born in the Jackson County area and raised on a working ranch, Nikki has been in dentistry for almost 20 years and with us for 10 years. Her favorite part of being a hygienist is helping people be healthier and love their smiles. Nikki has fun everyday she is at work and loves how inviting the atmosphere is. Outside of work, Nikki spends her time with her family and son. She was also a part of the KSU rodeo team and is still very passionate about riding horses, roping, and barrel racing.
Jess is a Topeka native and a Hayden High graduate. She has spent her entire 15-year career as a hygienist with our office. Jess is passionate about helping her patients love and feel confident about their smile. Her favorite things about working here are how cohesive and kind our staff is to one another and to our patients. Outside of work Jess spends her time with her family, crafting, reading, and loves trying new foods and outdoor activities.
Originally from Crofton, Maryland, Heather moved to Topeka and finished high school at Washburn Rual. She has had many positions in her 20 years in the dental field and 4 wonderful years with us. Her cheerful personality and attention to detail have allowed her to help our patients have the best oral health possible. But it's the patients and the team she works with that makes Heather love her job. When not at work Heather loves doing anything outside, and spending her time with her daughter, friends, and adorable dog McClain.
A Topeka native, Laura has been with our office for over 25 years. Laura's favorite memories of working here are getting to know our loyal patients over the years. She enjoys coming to work every single day and considers our doctors and team to be family. Laura spends lots of time with her family, and loves cooking, gardening, sewing, and painting.
Anne-Kelly was born and raised in Topeka and is a Highland Park graduate. She discovered her love for dentistry when she started assisting over 30 years ago. She has been with our office for 20 years and her favorite part is getting to talk with the patients and the people she works with. Outside of work you can find Anne-Kelly maintaining her vendor space as the Topeka Vendors Market or at one of her many family gatherings.
Originally from Emporia, Kansas, Penny has spent over 25 glorious years with us. She enjoys getting to help patients and seeing all their beautiful smiles. Penny is very proud to be a member of our team and work for such great dentists and with incredible coworkers. When not at work Penny likes watching cooking shows, organizing, eating any kind of dark chocolate, and talking to her St. Bernard, Brutus.
Born and raised in Great Bend, Kansas, Michelle has been with us since she moved to Topeka in 2005. She enjoys helping patients look and feel better about their smile. She also likes working as a team to create a friend and professional experience for every single patient. Michelle likes to spend her free time exercising, landscaping, wood working, and has a keen eye for interior design and remodeling.
A Topeka native and Topeka High graduate, Jacqueline has been in the dental field for 4 years and has been with us for 1 year. Her favorite part of working in dentistry is meeting new people and helping change people's smiles. She is appreciative how great the doctors treat their staff and loves the family like feel of the office. Outside of work, Jacqueline is a mom to a beautiful baby girl and spends her time with family and friends and has a passion for flowers.
Born and raised in Topeka, Madeline, joined our practice after a long history of working at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Topeka. Her friendly personality and ability to multitask have allowed her to successfully fill roles as a chairside assistant and up front. She is passionate about helping people and loves the environment that she gets to work in every day. When she’s not working Madeline spends her time with her 3 German Shepherds, reading, and watching movies.
Born and raised in Topeka, Daniel has been part of our team for 2 years. He enjoys using his critical thinking skills to solve problems as they arise -- but by far what he loves most about his job is getting to interact with our wonderful patients. Outside of work Daniel spends his time golfing, doing activities with his kids, and following his Kansas Jayhawks and Dallas Cowboys.
Originally from Shawnee, Kansas, Shawn moved to Topeka after Dr. Johnson finished his time with the Navy and they decided to set their roots in the Topeka community. She has been with our practice over 30 years and is very appreciative of the many friendships and relationships she has developed with our patients over the years. She also loves our staff and feels that we have the most talented, hardworking, and kind team. When not working, Shawn spends her time with her family and dogs and enjoys traveling, trying new recipes, and party planning.