Sharon Creagh-Office Manager
Sharon has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from William Jewell College and over 20 years of experience working in the dental field. She looks forward to coming to work each and every day and loves getting to interact with new people. She delights in watching the team help patients attain the best dental health they can. Sharon is a dedicated animal shelter foster parent and loves animals. Away from the office Sharon is a mom of three grown children. Her passion is photography, and she enjoys horseback riding and traveling.
“Do what you do so well that they will want to see it again and bring their friends.” -Walt Disney
Melissa Coburn – Dental Assistant and Office Manager
Melissa earned her Certificate in Dental Assisting and Office Management from Concorde University in 1995. She joined our office in 2019 and has also earned certifications in CPR and Microsoft. Melissa is a member of the Community Garden of Pleasant Hill, MO, and has volunteered with our Give Kids A Smile event. She loves the chance to help people feel less anxious about having their smile worked on, and seeing the results of our treatment. She enjoys the fact that so many of her patients come from all walks of life. When not in the office, Melissa enjoys mountain bike riding, kayaking, creating wall hangers and dream catchers, traveling, camping, and riding roller coasters. She always looks forward to spending time with her four children and two grandchildren. She and her boyfriend also enjoy working with his exotic birds.
“You only live once. Just do it.”
Molli Richardson, Registered Dental Hygienist/Certified Dental Assistant
Molli completed her Associates of Applied Science in Dental Assisting in 2013. She then earned her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Missouri – Kansas City in 2016. She’s since earned certifications in sedation and expanded functions. She joined our team in 2017 and loves the opportunity to educate patients and motivate them to make positive changes. She looks forward to building relationships with her patients and seeing their oral health improve. She’s volunteered with Team Smile and the Missouri Mission of Mercy. Outside of the office, she enjoys watching scary movies, trying new restaurants, and visiting Union Station exhibits.
“You’re never fully dressed without a smile.” -Annie
Brandi Gutierrez, Dental Assistant
Brandi graduated from Concorde Career College in 2014 with her Dental Assisting Certificate. She has since had additional training in CEREC same-day crowns, sedation dentistry, and sleep apnea. Volunteering is very important to Brandi and she has been lucky enough to participate in Team Smile, Charity Water, and Smiles Change Lives as a Dental Assistant. Brandi considers this office her home away from home and loves connecting with her patients and helping them have fun, even at the dentist. Brandi has two boys and loves spending time with them and playing softball with her husband.
“To laugh at yourself, is to love yourself.” -Mickey Mouse
Carter Inglett, Dental Assistant
Carter joined our practice in 2018. He loves the fulfillment of encouraging a healthy lifestyle and bringing joy to our patients. He looks forward to learning about oral health and what goes into creating and maintaining healthy smiles. His past experience as a certified personal trainer gives him insight into inspiring people and helping them attain their goals. When not in the office, Carter likes playing and watching sports, including baseball and football. He enjoys lifting weights, staying active with his family, and playing with his two dogs.
“It’s not about how hard you hit, it’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward. That’s how winning is done.” -Rocky Balboa
Schedule a Visit Today
Our team is ready to welcome you and help you enjoy a brighter, healthier smile! To schedule a consultation, call Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry of Kansas City, today at 816-897-4288.