GET TO KNOW YOUR DENTAL TEAM
Sandi has been with our practice since 1987, lending her specialized experience in practice management and insurance. Patients will be quick to tell you that they appreciate her smile and pleasant demeanor, as well as her willingness to help in any way possible. Sandi loves meeting new patients and caring for the generations of families that visit our practice. She is a member of the Trigeminal Neuralgia Association, a board member of the Dental Managers Association of Kansas City, and frequently volunteers her time helping others. Away from work, she enjoys spending time with her children, grandchildren, and her chocolate lab, Axel.
Favorite quote: “Hold a true friend in both your hands.”
Tammy joined our practice in 2013 but has been assisting patients since 1992. She loves that all patients are unique in their own way. She loves spending time with her spouse, to whom she has been married for over 20 years, as well as their child, Kimmy, and their pet dachshunds. Away from the office, Tammy also enjoys fishing, hunting, and gardening.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Theresa joined our team in 2017. She graduated from Johnson County Community College in 2006 and is licensed in Kansas and Missouri. Theresa has earned certifications in CPR and administering local anesthesia and nitrous oxide sedation. She always takes time to educate her patients about their dental health and listen to the concerns. She loves the opportunity to get to know her patients and help them obtain optimal oral health. She is a member of the American Dental Hygienists Association (ADHA), the Missouri Dental Hygienists Association (MDHA), and the Kansas City Dental Hygienists Association (KCDHA). Theresa has also served as president, vice president, and secretary of the KCDHA. She has volunteered her services for Team Smiles as a dental screener at Cass County schools. She is married and has one son, as well as two dogs, Abby and Paisley. When not in the office, Theresa enjoys reading, gardening, and spending time with her family.
Favorite Quote: “Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.”
Front Office Assistant
Shannon joined our team in 2016. She has earned certifications in CPR, as well as a degree in Culinary and Catering Design. Her loving personality helps patients feel relaxed and comfortable. She looks forward to helping patients and enjoys their interest in their dental health. When not in the office, Shannon enjoys reading, catering, gardening, and spending time with her son, LaDonnell, and her fur baby, Onyx.
Favorite Quote: “Be yourself…everyone else is already taken.”
Registered Dental Hygienist
Nerissa joined our team in 2017. She graduated from Johnson County Community College in 2011. She’s since earned certifications in the administration of CPR, nitrous oxide sedation, and local anesthesia. Our patients appreciate her passion for dentistry and her fun approach to the work. Nerissa loves everything about her patients, especially helping them obtain healthier smiles. She is the senior moderator of KC Dental Peeps and volunteers with Cass County Smiles and the Church of the Resurrection. Her hobbies include taking her dental passion online and helping new generations in the dental field. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Mike, and their children, Austin and Bryonna. They have two pets, Koda and Kitney Spears (AKA Kit Kat).
Favorite Quote: “Let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.” – Mother Teresa
CONTACT US TO SCHEDULE YOUR NEXT VISIT
Dr. Murray and our team at Red Bridge Family dental thank you for choosing us as your dental care provider and look forward to meeting you and your family. With a strong focus on patient comfort, we provide comprehensive dental services to address the needs of every family member, including preventive, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry, as well as dental implants. We encourage you to visit us for preventive care, so we may assist you in maintaining a beautiful, healthy smile for years to come. Contact us at your convenience: (816) 943-0600.