Meet our team

Kristen Hermansen-Ryan DDS, FAGD Read Bio

Dr. Ryan is a Central City graduate, attended undergrad at UNL, and graduated with her dental degree from UNMC College of Dentistry. Since graduation, she has sought out continuing education to enhance the level of dentistry that she provides to patients. Dr. Ryan received her Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry (that's what the F.A.G.D. stands for) on June 28, 2014. To have earned this honor, she has spent over 600 hours in continuing education courses and has passed a rigorous ex...Read More

Laurie Dexter Read Bio

Patient Care Coordinator Laurie has been delighting patients of our dental practice since April of 1990, serving in the capacity of Patient Care Coordinator. Laurie works with insurance, appointment scheduling, accounts, and sometimes you can catch her in the back working as a chair side dental assistant. Laurie brings an amazing wealth of knowledge to our team and works continuously to keep the office running smoothly for patients and staff. Laurie grew up and graduated from Silver Creek. S...Read More

Kimi Shively Read Bio

Certified Dental Assistant Kimi has been a dental assistant at our office since 2007. In 2011 we all cheered with her when she passed the exam to become a nationally certified dental assistant. She has expanded her dental knowledge through numerous classes including Progressive Orthodontic Seminars and Whitening Seminars. Kimi served on the Nebraska Dental Association’s Advisory Board and has volunteered her time at numerous Mission of Mercys. Kimi has a very tight bond with her family and re...Read More

Wendy Botsch Read Bio

Dental Hygienist Wendy has been in the Dental field for the past 11 years. Starting as an office manager, then dental assisting, while continuing her dental hygiene curriculum, she worked in Lincoln for Lincoln Periodontics before returning to her hometown and joining our Team in July 2012. Wendy enjoys being back in the community and reconnecting with familiar faces and new faces alike! She loves her profession and is passionate about hygiene. Wendy is married to Dan Botsch who also comes f...Read More

Chelsea Arendt, RDH Read Bio

Dental Hygienist Chelsea Arendt is a 2014 Dental Hygiene graduate from Hastings CCC. Before obtaining her license as a Registered Dental Hygienist, Chelsea earned her degree in Dental Assisting in 2013 from CCC as well. She is passionate about dentistry and the connection she is able to make with her patients as she strives to provide the best care to each individual. Chelsea is married to her high school sweet heart Jacob Arendt from Valentine, NE. They have one spunky daughter, Adalyn, an...Read More

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Services we provide

At Central City Family Dental we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.

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