When our patients are ready to start treatment, Julie works with them to devise a care plan that meets their individual needs. She answers any questions they may have about how the treatment process works, what they can expect along the way, and how to schedule each step. Julie loves the relaxed, flexible environment at our practice and enjoys the truly priceless experience of our patients seeing their new smiles for the first time. Julie and her husband, Doug, have two beautiful daughters named Emma and Ava. The entire family spends a lot of time boating, fishing and relaxing at Missouri's beautiful lakes.
Angie works at our front desk greeting patients, helping them schedule appointments, and filing their insurance claims quickly and efficiently. She loves to get to know our patients throughout the process of improving their smiles. Angie shares our team's values of providing excellent care to each and every individual who visits our office. Angie and her husband, Gary, have three boys. They also have a dog named Bubbles. Angie and Gary both enjoy the personal challenge of a good marathon!
Stacey oversees all our office operations including human resources, scheduling, billing, and collections. When it comes to patients, Stacey mainly works with the financial side of their treatment. Whether a patient has a health savings plan, cafeteria plan, or is paying out of their own pocket, Stacey will help them find a flexible payment option which can simplify their orthodontic process. Stacey has two children, Addison and Jack, whom she loves spending time with. She also enjoys reading, playing tennis, and going to the movies. Stacey is an active member and elder of First and Calvary Presbyterian Church, a former Board member of the Springfield Ballet, Missouri Victim's Center, and Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association, and a graduate member of Leadership Springfield.
Dawn brings a lot of experience to our practice and we really appreciate her continued dedication to excellence. She helps our patients by placing braces and providing care instructions. She also does great work training new members of our team. Dawn loves to see each patient's smile become more beautiful through treatment and she finds Dr. Sharp's pride in his work very inspiring. Dawn lives with her husband, James, and their four boys.
Lori has been with us since 1998 and we love having her around just as much as she loves seeing the lives of our patients improve with the service we provide. Lori is very involved with her extended family, especially with her niece and three nephews. She also has two cats. Lori is very active, whether that means staying in shape with a good workout or enjoying the outdoors.
Tracey loves working in the dental field; it’s what she’s been happily doing since 1985. Joining our team in 2001, Tracey assists Dr. Sharp with patient care and enjoys talking with, explaining, and comforting patients during their visits, as well as getting to know them on an individual basis. Tracey has been married for 20 years and has two beautiful children, four dogs, and two cats. She loves to be outside and has recently started making jewelry as a hobby. As a native of Springfield, Tracey plans on staying right here in the wonderful Ozarks as long as she possibly can!
Lindsay helps all around the office and our patients trust her to provide the friendly attitude and personalized service they have come to expect from our practice. She loves learning from Dr. Sharp and sharing that educational experience with patients. Lindsay enjoys spending time with her nieces.
Darla is our diagnostic documents specialist, tending to the records of our patients from their first visit to their post-treatment consultations. She loves the happy, friendly atmosphere around the office, especially when she gets to see our patients experience their new smiles for the first time. Even after three decades in the dental field, that moment is still exciting! Darla and her husband, Mark, have four children and the whole family are die-hard Razorbacks fans. Darla also enjoys ice skating in the winter and sailing when the weather warms up.
Jane works in our lab where she fabricates most of our patients’ appliances, including retainers, expanders, and holding arches. She enjoys all the hands-on aspects of her job, especially knowing that the appliances she creates will help our patients achieve and maintain their wonderful smiles. Jane loves to travel any chance she gets expecially with her husband on their motorcycle!