Meet The Team



Office Manager

Julie brings 22 years of experience in dentistry. Through the years Julie had the opportunity to work in almost every capacity in the office. With her history and experience in clinical and practice management. Julie keeps the day to day office operations organized and running smoothly, and always has an open door for the staff to come to. Learning the business of dentistry  has been enjoyable for Julie. 

Julie has achieved the distinction of Fellow in the American Association of Dental Office Management (AADOM).  The Fellowship achievement recognizes outstanding professional and educational achievements in dental practice administration and is awarded only to those who have completed rigorous requirements set forth by AADOM.  

 Aside from working Julie enjoys many hobbies outside of work. Her favorite activities are spending time with family and friends, camping, boating, cheering on the Royals, cooking and entertaining. Julie is the mother of three fabulous kids, Dalton, Madalyn and Colton. She has been married to her best friend for 18 years. 


Registered Dental Hygienist

Emily has been working with Dr. Young since May 2017. She graduated as a registered dental hygienist from OTC in Springfield, MO in 2014. Upon graduation, she was awarded the Missouri Dental Hygiene Association's Outstanding Student award. She has traveled to Nicaragua on dental mission trips and loves using her clinical skills to give back to those who need care. She likes to provide her patients with a calming, comfortable atmosphere!
Emily and her husband, Alex, live in Raymore, MO. They have one dog, a beagle basset hound, named Lucy. Some of Emily's favorite things are traveling, reading, seeing movies at the theater, and enjoying the company of her family and friends!


Registered Dental Hygienist

Stephanie joined Dr Young's team in 2018. She graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene from UMKC School of Dentistry in 2006. Stephanie loves being a Dental Hygienist and receives great joy by helping others. She loves interacting with patients and partnering with them to create healthy smiles. 
Stephanie resides in Peculiar with her husband, Luke, and their two sons, Hayden and Liam. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, baking, crafting and working out. 


Insurance Coordinator

Karen Joined our team in 2018 as our Insurance Coordinator. She makes sure you feel welcomed and at home in our office. Karen enjoys camping, outdoors and spending time with her family.


Treatment Coordinator


Dental Assistant