Meet The Team

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.


Melinda Wyckoff

Business Administrator

Melinda has worked in dentistry since 1987, from receptionist, dental assistant to office manager.  In 1995, Melinda married a former high school friend, Doug Wyckoff!  They have two sons, Daniel and Tryston.  She enjoys floral design, gardening, traveling and relaxing by the pool.  Her faith-life and journey with Christ are the center of her world.  Each day she praises God for blessing her with her husband, sons, daughter-in-law, family, and friends.

Tangela Lawson

Office Manager


Tangela began her career in the dental field in 1989. She earned her Dental Assisting Certificate in 1990 and worked in general dentistry and oral surgery. She then decided to delve into the insurance and management areas of the dental office more than 25 years ago. Tangela is married and has four children.  Her family keeps her busy with their many activities and adventures! She enjoys traveling, cooking & the never-ending remodeling of her home!

Tami Bottorff

Dental Assistant


Tami has worked in the dental field since 1999. She started her career as front office  coordinator and moved into assisting from there. She has experience in Oral Surgery, Orthodontics, General Dentistry & is a certified EFDA. She's married & is a proud mother of five & keeps busy with the family farm, gardening & loves a good pool day!

Callie Zackula

Dental Assistant


Callie has been in the dental field for over 18 years. After graduating from Richmond High, she attended Wentworth, Concorde & Flint Hills Technical College in her quest for her EFDA certificates.  From a young age, she has had a passion for dentistry.  She loves spending time with her 2 children and dog, Lunchbox. Outside of work, Callie's interests include softball & hitting the gym!

Kelsey Rogers

Dental Assistant


Kelsey has been in the dental field for more than 8 years. She joined our team as an assistant in 2021.  She is married with 2 active boys!  She loves playing outside with her children, baking & selling yummy treats in her spare time! Check out her FaceBook page K$ Creations! 

Addison McIntosh

Dental Hygienist


Addison graduated in 2021 with her Bachelor's Degree in dental hygiene from UMKC School of Dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association & the MO Dental Hygiene Association. She has a passion for helping others & educating patients on the importance of oral health care. Addison enjoys reading, shopping & spending time with her husband and young son. 

Emily Ramsey

Dental Hygienist


Emily was born & raised in Cameron. She began working with our team in 2019 as a sterilization tech. She then went on to graduate from UMKC School of Dentistry with a Bachelor's Degree in dental hygiene. Emily received the MO Dental Hygienist Association Student of the Year Award. She has been full-time with us ever since! Emily enjoys spending time with family & friends, reading, gardening & raising her Corgi, Gator.