Kim Arnold: Business Manager
Kim is a graduate of Benton Community High School and Kirkwood Community College. Kim’s smile and voice are familiar to many patients. In addition to deciphering insurance coverage and benefits, she works to manage billing and patient accounts. She also keeps all of our computers fully functional and tackles undercover plumbing and maintenance. Kim enjoys all things outdoors and country living with her husband and their children. She has been part of our office since 2001.
Chelle Patterson: Front Desk/Dental Assistant
Chelle grew up in Tama-Toledo, Iowa. She graduated with a Dental Assisting degree from Marshalltown Community College in 2000. Chelle joined Family SmileCare Center in 2007. She married her high school sweetheart, Ben, in 2004. They have a daughter, Violet and a son, Ferris. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, bowling in a mixed league, baking, reading and volunteering at His Hands free dental clinic.
Krista Blocklinger: Dental Hygienist
Krista graduated from the University of Iowa with a BS in Dental Hygiene in 1995. She is married and has three children. She enjoys family and friends, traveling, reading, plants, and being outdoors.
Kim Denny: Dental Hygienist
Kim graduated in 2002 from Kirkwood Community College with an AAS degree in Dental Hygiene and local anesthesia. She joined Family SmileCare Center in January 2014. Kim, her husband, Joe, and daughter, Maci, love spending time at their camper in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin and being on the Mississippi River. She enjoys being outdoors, nature, gardening, and traveling.
Kylie Heiderscheit: Dental Hygienist
Kylie grew up in Oskaloosa, Iowa and graduated from the University of Iowa with her Bachelors Degree in Human Physiology and then graduated from Kirkwood Community College in 2020 with an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. She joined Family SmileCare Center in July 2020. Kylie and her husband, Billy, are expecting their first child in August 2022. In her free time, Kylie enjoys spending time with family and friends, boating, and hanging out with her german shorthair, Arlo.
Ashley Reck: Dental Hygienist
Ashley is a 2011 graduate of Iowa Central Community College with an AAS in Dental Hygiene. She is also a certified personal trainer. Ashley joined Family SmileCare Center in January 2022. She is married and has a son, Hayden, along with two pups, Hank and Herky. In her free time, Ashley loves working out, watching her son's sporting events, and watching the Iowa Hawkeyes.
Tiffany Northway: Dental Assistant
Tiffany grew up in Marion, Iowa and graduated from the University of Iowa with a BA in English/Journalism and then became a registered Dental Assistant with x-ray certification. She joined Family SmileCare Center in 2010. Tiffany and her husband, Spencer, have two children and a lab named Lily. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, travel, reading, cooking and camping.
Madison Wilson: Dental Assistant
Madison grew up in Marion, Iowa and graduated from Marion High School in 2013. She went on to Kirkwood Community College where she graduated from the Dental Assisting Program. She is now a registered Dental Assistant with x-ray certification. Her and her husband, Kyle, have a dog (husky), a cat, and a daughter born in May 2021. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, camping, jet skiing, walks with her daughter and dog, and traveling.
Sydney Briney: Dental Assistant
Sydney has been with Family SmileCare Center since 2021. She grew up in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and graduated from the Dental Assistant program at Kirkwood Community College with additional qualifications in radiography in 2020. In her free time, Sydney likes working out, boating, and hanging out with her cat, lovingly known as Dodie.
Jessy Wesbrook: Dental Assistant
Jessy joined our team of dental assistants in August of 2020. She is currently still in school pursuing a degree in Dental Hygiene. Jessy was born and raised in Cedar Rapids, and has bought her first home in Cedar Rapids with her boyfriend, Phil. She enjoys crocheting, spending time with friends and family, cuddling with her fat cat Jack, and taking their golden retrievers Zoey and Zeke swimming and hiking.