Dental Staff

Dentists in Westfield, IN

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

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Kenneth Krause D.M.D.

General Dentist in Westfield, IN

Krause Dental

Kenneth Krause, D.M.D.

Dr. Kenneth Krause graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in biological sciences and Summa Cum Laude honors. He obtained his dental degree from Southern Illinois University and graduated with Cum Laude honors.  Dr. Krause moved to Indiana with his wife Katie Krause who graduated from Riley Children’s Hospital/Indiana University Pediatric Dentistry program.

Dr. Krause enjoys living in Westfield.  Some of his hobbies include biking on the Monon Trail, fishing and boating.  Kenneth has participated in dental missions in Jamaica as well as local Give Kids a Smile volunteer events.

Kenneth belongs to the American Dental Association, Indiana Dental Association, and the Indianapolis District Dental Society.  He attends many continuing education courses and strives to be informed of the most cutting-edge techniques in dentistry including sedation, endodontics, implants, and Invisalign.

 

Katie Krause, D.M.D., M.S.D.

Pediatric Dentist in Westfield, IN

Krause Dental

Katie Krause, D.M.D.

Dr. Katie Krause went to the University of Illinois and received a Bachelor’s degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology.  She completed dental school at Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine and graduated with honors.  Dr. Katie moved to Indiana to complete her pediatric dental residency at Riley Hospital for Children/Indiana University School of Dentistry.  While in residency, Katie received the Arthur Klein Research Award and the Ralph E. McDonald Scholar Award.

Katie belongs to many professional organizations including the American Dental Association, Indiana Dental Association, Indiana Society of Pediatric Dentistry, and American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.  She has served as part-time clinical faculty at the Riley Hospital for Children residency program and at the Indiana University School of Dentistry.  Dr. Katie is board certified with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Katie resides in Westfield and enjoys many activities the area has to offer.  She is married to her husband, Kenny, and they enjoy walking on the Monon and Midland trails.  They like to boat together in the summer.  They enjoy visiting local farmers markets and going to attractions such as the Indianapolis Zoo and Children’s Museum. 

 

Dental Assistant Kristin Kucholick Westfield IN

Kristin - Business Administrator

Kristin started her dental journey as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant through IvyTech in Kokomo where she currently resides. Her work commute is full of loud music and select podcasts. In her spare time, she enjoys being active playing volleyball and running 5k races year round. In the warmer months, she enjoys traveling, live music, camping, kayaking, and canoeing with friends. She also loves attending dental conferences with fellow staff members!

Allie Whipple - Dental Assistant

Allie - Patient Coordinator

Allie was born and raised in Noblesville, Indiana and currently resides in her hometown with her dog, Tucker and her cat, Dixie. Allie graduated from Noblesville High School in 2014. Allie attended Dental Office Training by Lynn and graduated as an Expanded Assistant with her Radiology License. In her free time, Allie likes going out with friends, shopping, summer concerts, pool time, or anything dog friendly. Allie is one of the newest members of the team.

 

Hygienists

Jackie - Dental Assistant

Jackie - Dental Hygienist

Jackie is originally from Fort Wayne, Indiana. She moved to Indianapolis to attend Indiana University Purdue University of Indianapolis and graduated from Indiana University Dental School with her Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene. She currently resides in Cicero with her husband Ben, two sons and dog. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, shopping, being at the lake, going to concerts, and traveling.

Dental Hygienist Heather Neuhoff Westfield IN

Heather - Dental Hygienist

Heather grew up in Elkhart, Indiana and attended Indiana University South Bend with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. Heather’s family includes her husband Mike and two active children, Ashlyn and Eli. She enjoys attending their sporting events and school activities.

 

Dental Hygienist Sue McCoy Westfield IN

Sue - Dental Hygienist

Sue obtained her Dental Hygiene degree from the University of Cincinnati. In the midst of her Hygiene career, she traveled extensively as a flight attendant. Indianapolis has been Sue’s home for the past 12 years. She has settled in Carmel with her husband and is lucky to have her two grown children in the area. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering at Morning Dove, a therapeutic horseback ride facility. She also keeps busy gardening, bicycling, and reading.

Jessica Stephenson - Dental Assistant

Jessica - Dental Hygienist

Jessica is from Muncie, Indiana. She graduated with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene from Indiana Purdue University of Fort Wayne. While there she received the Rebekah A. Fisk award for clinical proficiency. She later returned to school and completed her Bachelors in Public Health at Indiana University Purdue University of Indianapolis. Jessica and her husband Josh are expecting their first child in June and have recently relocated back to their hometown to be closer to family and friends. Jessica and her husband spend their summers boating, traveling, and spending time with family. Jessica also enjoys participating in mini marathons, hiking, and trips to the beach! 

Jessica Stephenson - Dental Assistant

Jen - Dental Hygienist

Jennifer graduated from Kalamazoo Valley in Michigan with her Dental Hygiene degree; she holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree. She is an adjunct Instructor of Dental Hygiene at Ivy Tech and is an educator with Waterpik. Jen lives in Fishers with her husband and 15 year old yorkie, “Scuba”. They have four adult children who live in Hawaii, California, Las Vegas and Wisconsin. They enjoy traveling to see their children and their spouses.

 

Assistants

Madison Langemeier - Dental Assistant

Madison - Dental Assistant

Madison is from Marion, Texas. She graduated top of her class from the Indianapolis Dental Assisting School. She obtained her CDA through the Dental Assisting National Board. She currently resides in Kokomo, Indiana with her husband, Tegan and daughter, Baylor. When not working, she enjoys traveling and helping 4-H members with their projects. She also likes to bike ride, do landscaping, go shopping, and spend time with her friends and family. Madison has enjoyed becoming a Hoosier!

Amy Stroup - Dental Assistant

Amy - Dental Assistant

Amy is from Tipton, Indiana. She graduated in 2014 from Ivy Tech Community College in Kokomo with a Certificate in Expanded Functions Dental Assisting. Amy enjoys keeping up with continuing education and endeavors on dental mission trips in the Summer. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, kayaking, and adventures with her husband, friends and family.

 

Emily - Dental Assistant

Emily - Dental Assistant

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Cassandra - Dental Assistant

Cassandra - Dental Assistant

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Grace - Dental Assistant

Grace - Dental Assistant

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