Dr. Kathryn Ryan is proud to have the support of an amazingly dedicated staff here in Jacksonville! From the front desk to the treatment operatory, we do everything in our power to help patients feel comfortable and well cared for so that they keep coming back again and again for the general and specialty care they need. To learn more about each unique team member, keep reading:
Kimberly has 15+ years of experience in dentistry and says the best part of her job is knowing that she is truly helping people improve their lives through better oral health and hygiene. Kimberly is originally from Lake Stevens, Washington, and attended Shoreline Community College and Pima Medical Institute. Kimberly’s family includes husband Eric, daughter Aundria, son Garrett, dog River, and cat K8. Outside of dentistry, she enjoys boating, motorcycling, walking on the beach, and watching football. She can’t choose between the Seattle Seahawks and the Jacksonville Jaguars -- she loves both!
Lexi completed the Dental Assistant Program at FSCJ, and she is an Expanded Functions assistant with certifications in CPR, orthodontics, OSHA, and oral surgery. She loves building strong relationships with her patients and being able to change lives, one smile at a time! A Tampa native, she has a large family that was full of girls until her little boy came along. Her personal hobbies include fishing, boating, going to country concerts, exploring the outdoors, and spending quality time with her family. She also hates sushi.
Mallory began her dentistry career working as a dental assistant for many years. During her time as a dental assistant, she worked with Dr. Ryan, and Mallory has always enjoyed being a part of her team. After working as an assistant, Mallory decided to further her career by studying dental hygiene. Today, she loves working with all of her patients to maintain healthy smiles. She always takes the time to answer questions, make dental care recommendations, and help patients learn how best to care for their smiles. Mallory is bilingual, so she can help patients who speak English and Spanish. A native of Oklahoma, Mallory moved to Florida at the age of thirteen. She is happily married, and Mallory and her husband love to travel.
For more than a decade, Chelsea has provided exceptional dental care for her patients. She really enjoys getting to know people on a personal level and watching their smile transformations unfold. She looks forward to helping you with all of your dentistry needs. A native of Alliance, Ohio, Chelsea is a proud mother to her daughter, Norah. In her spare time, Chelsea likes to spend time with her daughter, extended family, and friends. She loves going to the beach, traveling, and rooting for the Cleveland Indians.
Kayla is originally from Palatka, and she studied at St. John’s River State College before pursuing her dental education at First Coast Technical College. She is a CDA with additional certifications in childcare development, OSHA, infection control, and BLS. What she enjoys most about her position is treating patients the way she would like to be treated! Outside of work, she has a fiancé named James and a daughter named Alayna. Her hobbies include singing, spending quality time with loved ones, and volunteering wherever her community needs her. In particular, she dedicates lots of time with SWAT (Students Working Against Tobacco), educating children about the dangers of big tobacco companies.
With nearly 30 years in dentistry, Graz brings her decades of dental experience to our team as our head lab technician. Thanks to her years working in a dental lab, Graz makes it possible for us to offer expert services on-site, including fast turn arounds on repairs for dentures and fixed and removable implant restorations. Originally from Durban, South Africa, Graz studied at the Durban University of Technology. She is passionate about wildlife conservation and enjoys sharing laughs with her coworkers, friends, and family.