Dr. Brittany Owens-Goracke was raised in Lincolnville, KS, a small town about 2 hours south of Marysville. She is an University of Missouri Kansas City alumnus and graduated from UMKC School of Dentistry in 2015 with honors. Her passion for dentistry started at a very young age, in fact she began telling her parents in 3rd grade she wanted to be a dentist when she grew up. Since school she has taken extensive continuing education courses in orthodontics, neuromuscular, and cosmetic dentistry. She prides herself in keeping up to date with continued education and technology. When not practicing dentistry Dr. Brittany and her husband, Kyle, are avid outdoorsmen. They enjoy upland, waterfowl, deer, and turkey hunting together.
Carrie Halbert is our Office Manager and Insurance Coordinator. Carrie has been with Marysville Dental Care since 2014. Carrie is well versed in the insurance side of dentistry and is excited to educate patients on their benefits and help them maximize the most of their plans. Carrie and her husband Ray have two very active children, Connor and Noah. She enjoys attending her children's multiple sporting events.
Diane Ronnebaum is our Treatment Coordinator and Patient Advocate. She started with Marysville Dental Care in 1992 as a chairside assistant. She now is the team member who patients, new to our office, see first. The patients experience is Diane's #1 priority. She guides patients through treatment options and financial arrangements. When not at the office Diane enjoys taking road trips in her and her husbands restored vintage cars!
Jessica is one of our dental hygienist's, graduating from hygiene school in Hastings, NE. She has been with Marysville Dental Care since May 2017. Jessica is from a small town in southern Kansas. When not at the office Jessica enjoys taking her dogs Balto and Mack on walks.
Jill is our other dental hygienist. Jill too graduated hygiene school in Hastings. She has been with the practice since. Jill and her husband Trevor have two children, Garrett and Allie. Jill enjoys running and participating in races including 1/2 marathons. She also is an active member in her church at Mt. Calvary Lutheran.
Haley Nincehelser joined our team in 2017. Originally from a nursing background Haley took to dentistry quite quickly. She is originally from Derby, Ks. Haley and her husband, Ryan have a son and daughter, Bennett and Brynnly. She enjoys living on the farm and helping her husband raise cattle. They also enjoy attending church and church activities at Marysville Christian Fellowship.
Bri Scheetz joined our team in 2017. Bri was born and raised in Marysville. She and her fiancé Christian are getting married this Fall. They have a daughter, Ellie. She spends most of her time with her daughter and planning for the upcoming wedding. Bri also enjoys being outdoors with her family and their two dogs.
Sarah Pacha is one of our chair side assistants, she started with Marysville Dental Care in 2013. She and husband, Cody, have a daughter and a son, Skylar and Aden. Sarah enjoys shooting archery for Impulse Archery in Marysville, Ks. Her and Cody participate in competition shooting. She also loves spending time with her kids, and attending their activities.
Hannah Jackson is our newest dental assistant, although not new to dentistry. She has been in the field since 2013. She joined our team also in 2018. Hannah is new to Marysville and recently engaged. Her wedding is this Fall, and she is enjoying planning for it. Hannah also enjoys spending time with her family, being outdoors and traveling.