Family 1st Dental – Team of Dentists

Below you will find a list of our offices and dentists.

Nebraska Offices:

Family 1st Dental of Columbus

2672 33rd Ave
Columbus, NE 68601
(402) 564-7575

Kendra Pavlik, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In her spare time she loves to cook, read, and spend time with her family.

Michelle Bargen, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, spending time with family, and being an avid sports fan (especially Nebraska Football).

Family 1st Dental of Creighton

1209 Main Street
Creighton, NE 68729
402-358-3484

Family 1st Dental of Dakota City

1410 Broadway St
Dakota City, NE 68731
402-987-3484

David Noble, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys his flight simulator, trains, and watching detective shows.

Family 1st Dental of Fremont

140 East 22nd
Fremont, NE 68025
(402) 727-4400

Richard Coke, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys fly fishing in North Central Colorado and Wyoming and spending time with his family.

Spencer Richards, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys playing sports, music, cars, and spending time outdoors, especially around water.

Family 1st Dental of Grand Island

2504 North Webb Rd
Grand Island, NE 68802
(308) 381-7077

Andrew Benson, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and spending time outdoors.

Tina Barger, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and children, cooking, reading, sports, and Husker football.

Family 1st Dental of Hartington

103 West Main St
Hartington, NE 68739
(402) 254-3969

Jay Bernecker, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, playing basketball, and running.

Family 1st Dental of Hickman

650 Chestnut
Hickman, NE 68372
(402) 792-3000

Daniel Becker, DDS graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys traveling, fishing, hunting and an occasional paintball match with his family.

Family 1st Dental of Humphrey

203 Elm St
Humphrey, NE 68642
(402) 923-1606

Kyle Papousek, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, fishing, and disc golf.

Family 1st Dental of Laurel

124 East 2nd St
Laurel, NE 68745
(402) 256-3231

Lesley Holloway, DDS graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family.

Family 1st Dental of Loup City

607 O St
Loup City, NE 68853
(308) 745-1861

Andrew Benson, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and spending time outdoors.

Family 1st Dental of Norfolk – Taylor Street

2104 Taylor Ave
Norfolk, NE 68701
(402) 371-6566

Charles Skoglund, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. He is owner and president of Family 1st Dental and is a full time practicing dentist.

Eric Dendinger, DDS graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. He is a fan of Creighton and North Carolina basketball and Nebraska football. In his spare time he enjoys playing the keyboard in a blues and rock band out of Omaha.

Family 1st Dental of Norfolk – 13th Street

513 South 13th St
Norfolk, NE 68701
(402) 379-2775

James Doyle, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. After dental school he opened a solo clinic and joined with Family 1st Dental in 2005.

Kyle Papousek, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, fishing, and disc golf.

Family 1st Dental of O’Neill

415 East John St
O’Neill, NE 68763
(402) 336-3666

Mark Pinkerton, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, fishing, other outdoor activities and singing barbershop music.

Family 1st Dental of Ord

1626 L St
Ord, NE 68862
(308) 728-3756

Noah Piskorski, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys hiking, fishing, and hunting.

Family 1st Dental of Osmond

408 North State St
Osmond, NE 68765
(402) 748-3713

Ben Aitken, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys duck and geese hunting and spending time with his family.

Family 1st Dental of Randolph

105 Broadway
Randolph, NE 68771
(402) 337-0089

Jay Bernecker, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, playing basketball, and running.

Family 1st Dental of South Sioux

3220 Plaza Dr
South Sioux City, NE 68776
(402) 494-2144

Doug Barr, DDS graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys all sports and spending time with his family.

Rachel Tietjen, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In her spare time she enjoys gardening, traveling, being outside, reading, keeping busy with friends and family, camping, watching movies, Husker Football and walking her dog Rico.

Family 1st Dental of St. Paul

809 6th St.
St. Paul, NE 68873
(308) 754-4436

James Krejci, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, fishing, Nebraska Football, and working around the house.

Family 1st Dental of Wausa

102 North Lincoln
Wausa, NE 68786
(402) 586-2611

Ben Aitken, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys duck and geese hunting and spending time with his family.

Family 1st Dental of Wayne

401 North Main
Wayne, NE 68786
(402) 375-1267

Stephen Becker, DDS graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. In his spare time he hunting, fishing, and golf.

Iowa Offices:

Family 1st Dental of Clarinda

104 East Washington
Clarinda, IA 51632
(712) 542-5196

Clint Ambroson, DDS graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in Iowa City, Iowa. In his spare time he enjoys hunting and fishing.

Abbey Ambroson, DDS graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in Iowa City, Iowa. In her spare time she enjoys running and reading just about any good book.

Family 1st Dental of Hawarden

810 Central Ave
Hawarden, IA 51023
(712) 551-4220

Greg Tuttle, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family, backpacking, hiking, motorcycle riding, and just being outdoors.

Family 1st Dental of Lake City

1331 West Main
Lake City, IA 51449
(712) 464-3124

Yong Chang, DDS graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys basketball, running, movies, and music.

Family 1st Dental of Lake View

1160 3rd St
Lake View, IA 51450
(712) 657-3061

R. Louie Ching, DDS graduated from the New York University College of Dentistry in New York, New York. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, traveling, riding his motorcycle, and spending time with family.

Family 1st Dental of Le Mars

29 Plymouth St. Northeast
Le Mars, IA 51031
(712) 546-8823

Liz Munch, DDS graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family.

Family 1st Dental of Onawa

909 Iowa Ave
Onawa, IA 51040
712-433-3937

Soni Gelinne, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, going to concerts, and running.

Sheila Duarte, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In her spare time she enjoys boating, reading, listening to music (especially live), and spending time with family and friends.

Family 1st Dental of Primghar

180 1st St Northeast
Primghar, IA 51245
(712) 957-2460

Jane Wachter, DDS graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. In her spare time she enjoys going to the lake, learning to play golf, spending time outdoors gardening as well as indoors watching movies, cooking, and doing needle art. 

Family 1st Dental of Sac City

110 South 6th
Sac City, IA 50583
(712) 662-4766

R. Louie Ching, DDS graduated from the New York University College of Dentistry in New York, New York. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, traveling, riding his motorcycle, and spending time with family.

Family 1st Dental of Sioux City

2928 Hamilton Blvd Upper E
Plaza Professional Building
Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 255-5754

Dawn Toft, DDS graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in Iowa City, Iowa. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, and cheering for the Hawkeyes!

Jada Kurth, DDS graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in Iowa City, Iowa. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family.

Danny Whiting, DDS graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and family.

Family 1st Dental of Storm Lake

217 West 6th St
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 732-2319

Sarah Jewett, DDS graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in Iowa City, Iowa. In her spare time she enjoys reading, scrap booking, and spending time with her family. Despite their poor record, she is a huge Cyclone’s fan.