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Dr. Mike Sanders

Dr. Mike Sanders is a native to Omaha.  He attended high school at Millard West High School where he participated in Football, Basketball and Track (hurdles).  He then went on to major in biology and chemistry at Midland Lutheran College in Fremont, Ne.  At Midland he was a part of the Men's Basketball team and a member of blue-key honor society.  Mike then studied dentistry at the University of Nebraska Medicine College of Dentistry.  He was a graduate of the 2014 UNMC class and has been practicing in Omaha since that time.

Dr. Sanders focuses on dentistry for the whole family.  He has attended courses all over the country from the nations best educators and spent countless hours continuing to learn new ways to treat your family in a comfortable and predictable manner.  A few focus areas of his are dental implants, cosmetic dentistry, emergency dental care and adult orthodontics.

 

While away from the office, Mike enjoys time with his family.  During the warmer months you can find the Sanders out at the lake or maybe even camping.  Dr. Sanders has three children Anthony, Aubrey and Addison and he can't wait to tell you all about them.

Dr. Mitchell Rork

Dr. Mitchell Rork comes to us from Council Bluffs, Iowa. He grew up on a farm outside of
Horton, Kansas and graduated from Kansas State University with bachelor’s degree in biology. He went on to obtain his doctor of dental surgery (D.D.S.) degree from Creighton University. Dr. Rork has worked in private practice since graduating dental school and is excited to now be a part of the Sanders Family Dental team. Besides enjoying teeth, Mitch loves traveling. His hobbies include being active outdoors, spending time with friends and family, and trying new, local restaurants in the Omaha area. If you have any suggestions for a good Saturday brunch spot, he would love to hear them. Dr. Rork likes iced coffee, cheering on the Wildcats and Kansas City Chiefs, but most importantly, Mitch adores spending time with his two-year-old black lab, Hunter. You will probably find them out walking on a trail or playing fetch at a local dog park.

 

Dr. Rork has been told by patients he has a very calming personality. They enjoy his gentle touch and he wants you to know he is here to work with you through all your dental fears. He enjoys many aspects of general dentistry including basic cleanings and checkups to routine fillings and cosmetic dentistry. He stays up-to-date with current practices and the latest technology by completing state of the art continuing education courses. Dr. Rork is looking forward to partnering with you for many years to come to achieve your oral healthcare goals.

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Meet The Team

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Sam

Dental Assistant

Sam joined the team in 2019 as a dental assistant.  She enjoys getting to know each patient and is great at helping each patient through their appointment.  She is originally from Arlington, Ne.  

 

She enjoys taking her three Aussies to the park for walks and watching them play.  In her free time, she likes to hang out with her friends and fiance.  During the summer you may find her out on the lake cruising on their boat.        

Ashley

Dental Assistant

Ashley joined our team in 2021 and is originally from Omaha.  "I enjoy assisting because I get to interact with amazing people, and I learn something new every day."  

 

When she is not at the office she enjoys working out, playing with her dog, and traveling with her boyfriend.  

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Jaisa

Dental Assistant

She joined our team in 2021.  Jaisa is originally from North Platte, Ne.  She enjoys working out and hanging out with friends and traveling.  You are sure to see Jaisa with a smile as she has an upbeat attitude and is definitely a patient favorite.  

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Kate 

 

Registered Dental Hygienist

Kate is one of our amazing dental hygienists.  She has a very gentle touch and uses her awesome personality to ensure that you have a stress-free cleaning.  She is a native of Iowa and has a great passion for continued learning.  She works closely with Dr. Sanders' practice philosophy and will treat you like family.  You will not regret getting to know Kate!

When she is away from the office, she enjoys time with her husband in the outdoors and spending time with her family.  You might find her at their cabin on the river during the weekends.  

Mechele 

 

Registered Dental Hygienist

Mechele started with Sanders Family Dental in 2019.  She moved from North Platte and brings with her nearly 20 years of dental experience.  Mechele is a very friendly dental hygienist and does an amazing job with all ages.

 

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and spoiling her grandchildren.  She also is a personal trainer and yes, she loves her dogs too!   

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Megan
Registered Dental Hygienist

Megan started at Sanders Family Dental in 2021. She has a passion for going above and beyond to make your experience at Sanders Family Dental one you won't forget.

 

In her free time, she loves exercising, reading a good book, enjoying warm, sunny weather & being around the people she loves the most.  She was born and raised in Bennington.   

 

Amber
Registered Dental Hygienist

Amber started with Sanders Family Dental in 2023.  She lives right by the office and loves taking care of entire families.  Amber has been a dental hygienist for 5 years and loves learning new techniques to make her cleaning experience above the rest. 

 

When she is not in the office, you can find her spending time with her family.  Amber enjoys the beach for vacation and is looking forward to getting to know you and your family. 

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Lexie

Treatment coordinator

Owner of three dogs, a contagious smile, and a positive attitude.  Lexie will be there to help you get your treatment scheduled, and answer any payment questions you may have. 

 

She is originally from Fremont, Ne and joined our team in 2018.  One of her favorite things to do is hang out with her husband and pups at home and watch a movie.

Jodi

Office Manager

A contagious smile is one quality of Jodi that can't be missed.  She has a way of even smiling through the phone.  Jodi is Sanders Family Dental's office manager and she will help guide you through your care and make sure that all your financial needs are met.  She will work wonders to make sure we meet your needs with your schedule too!  She is also a dental insurance wiz, which can be the most challenging part of your treatment.

In her free time, she enjoys spoiling her grandsons Patrick and Sam.  She also enjoys a good book and spending time with family and friends.

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Megan

Insurance Coordinator

Megan is our insurance coordinator.  She joined the team early 2023 and has fit right in with our work family.  She will go above and beyond to ensure that you have a great appointment and achieve the most predictable appointment possible.  We are so happy to have Megan as part of our team!

When she is not working on getting your insurance to cover your treatment, you can find her relaxing with her young daughter.  She is an energetic, happy person that you are sure to appreciate.

Kerry

Scheduling Coordinator

Kerry brings with her years of experience in scheduling and knows how to utilize your time as efficiently as possible.  She will be the first person you see when you come to your appointment and her sense of humor is second to non.  We know you will love getting to know Kerry and you will actually enjoy when she calls you to get you scheduled for your visit.  

When Kerry is not making us laugh in the office, you can find her out at the lake or maybe even in the tractor working on the farm.  Her husband and son are Omaha firefighters and she has another son who plays football at Hastings.

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