Our Dental Team

Our Staff

Dr. Lorie Baumgardner

Dentist

Christine

Dental Hygienist

Crystal K.

Dental Hygienist

Susan B.

Business/Front

Desk Coordinator

Lindsay F.

Dental Assistant/

Clinical Coordinator

April L.



Dental Assistant

Hanna B.

Dental Assistant

Dr. Lorie

Dr. Lorie Baumgardner has been a trusted member of the dental community for twenty three years. Lorie attended Washburn University in Topeka, KS before furthering her education at the UMKC School of Dentistry where she earned a Doctorate in Dental Surgery (D.D.S.). Dr. Lorie is also a member of the American Dental Association, Kansas Dental Association, and American Society of Dental Sleep Medicine.

When Dr. Lorie is not busy providing excellent dental services to her patients she enjoys reading, exercising, and spending as much time with her family as possible. Along with all these activities, Lorie also enjoys spending time outdoors.

Christine

Christine earned her Associates Degree in Applied Science from Colby Community College. She joined Dr. Lorie’s team in April, 2014. She has worked in dentistry for 25 years, the past 12 of those years as a Registered Dental Hygienist. Outside of the office Christine enjoys spending time with family, friends and traveling. What she likes most about Dr. Lorie’s office is working with Dr. Lorie’s friendly staff to help provide quality dental care to patients.

Crystal K.

Crystal has her Associates Degree of Applied Science and is another one of our great Registered Dental Hygienists. She is a six year resident of Topeka and has been working at Dr. Baumgardners office for three and a half years; two years as a dental assistant, one and a half as a dental hygienist. Outside of the office Crystal enjoys traveling with her husband Zach, and spending time with friends, family, and her dog, Sasha. What Crystal loves most about her position at Dr. Lorie’s office is her friendly co-workers and interacting with the patients.

Susan B.

Susan is our business/front desk coordinator and has her Associates Degree in Business. She has lived in Topeka for more then thirty years and for eleven of those years she has been at Dr. Baumgardners office. Susan participates in her community by volunteering at the humane society. Other activities she likes to do outside of the workplace include reading, baking, and spending time with family. The things she enjoys most about her job is interacting with the patients and working with the staff, who she says, are like family.

Lindsay F.

Lindsay is one of our dental assistants on staff and is also the clinical coordinator for the office. She attended Washburn University and has been with Dr. Lorie for twelve years. Lindsay grew up and now lives west of Topeka in Alma, Kansas. She loves spending time with her family of four, her husband Josh, and their two children, eight year old Haidyn, and two year old Mason. Great co-workers and working with the patients are the reasons why Lindsay enjoys her job so much at Dr. Baumgardners office.

April L.

April is another one of our great dental assistants and has been with the office for one year. She obtained her degree from Flint Hills Technical college, and now lives in Burlingame, Kansas. Some leisure activities that April enjoys includes spending time with family and playing volleyball. April says the best thing about working at Dr. Lorie’s office is how well the staff gets along with one another. She also enjoys meeting new patients every day.

Hanna B.

Hanna Bell is a Dental Assistant with 6 years experience. She joined the dental team at Dr. Baumgardner’s Dental Office in April 2013, where she enjoys working with Dr. Baumgardner and staff to provide a positive dental experience for patients. In her free time Hanna enjoys being with her husband,2 daughters and pets. She also loves camping, fishing, gardening, playing the guitar, and listening to great music.