MEET THE WHITTEN DENTISTRY TEAM
Kim - Registered Dental Hygienist, Sleep Therapy Coordinator
Kim is a 2004 graduate of the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry where she taught for three years after receiving her degree. She attends courses at the prestigious Las Vegas Institute and stays up-to-date with Invisalign by regularly attending courses and study clubs. Kim is also a member of the IACA. With her soft tissue laser certification, Kim provides the highest quality of care in treating and preventing gum disease with the latest technology. Kim is also our Sleep Therapy Coordinator and works closely with Dr. Whitten and area sleep physicians to help patients treat sleep breathing disorders like Sleep Apnea and snoring. Outside of work, Kim loves to travel with friends and spend time with her family including her husband and son, and their golden retriever.
Holly - Dental Assistant
Holly is an Omaha Native and attended school at Metropolitan Community College where she received an Associate’s degree in professional health studies and a certificate of completion of the dental assisting program. She continues to learn more about sleep apnea and TMJ disorders while working at Whitten Dentistry. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family and her 2 children, Carter and Camryn.
Thad - Ceramist
Thad is our in-office lab technician and ceramist. He has studied under some of the greatest known dental technicians both nationally and locally including Juan Oliver of Sandy, UT and Patrick Larson, owner of Larson Dental Lab in Omaha. Thad also attends continuing education courses at the Seattle Institute for Advanced Education, the Dawson Center for Continuing Education and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He received his IPS Empress/ All ceramic certification at LVI. Prior to joining our team Thad owned and operated Superior Dental Creations Dental Laboratory in Omaha. He is an AACD member, a 15 year Army National Guard veteran, and father of 3 boys. In his spare time he enjoys the outdoors and spending time with his family.
Tiffany - Dental Assistant
Tiffany joined the Whitten Dentistry team in 2014. A native of Eustis, NE, Tiffany has several years of working chair-side with Dr. Whitten. She loves working with people and getting to form relationships with our patients. When she is not at work, Tiffany loves to spend time with her friends and family and travel.
Mandy - Front Office
Mandy is a native of Battle Creek, NE. She received her dental assisting certification from Southeast Community College in 2009. Since then she has spent time working to further her experience and training in Lincoln, Omaha, and Oklahoma City. Mandy enjoys working with and getting to know her patients and helping them achieve the best smile possible. She is also proficient in the administrative aspect of dentistry where she is dedicated to providing quality care and professional patient management to help patients improve their comfort and quality of life. Mandy has experience with many different procedures and techniques in dentistry including Invisalign, Cerec, iTero, and 3D-imaging. She is a member of the National Dental Assistants Association and the Nebraska Dental Assistants Association.