Besides loving orthodontics, Dr. Polk is blessed to work with a truly great staff with over 55 years of employment. We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We aim to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient, and we put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment.
Our staff is trained and skilled, and each member of our team has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances and strive to exceed your expectations.
Juanita Sullins – Office Manager
Juanita, our office manager, has worked in our office since 1998. She will greet you from behind the front desk as you enter the front door. Juanita's cheerful personality will help you feel welcome and will answer your questions with enthusiasm. When Juanita is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and pets. She also loves to water ski, knit and read in her spare time.
Jamie Clinesmith – Clinical Supervisor & Orthodontic Assistant
Jamie has worked in our office since 2002 as an excellent orthodontic assistant. Jamie enjoys talking with each patient and making each one feel at ease during the orthodontic appointment. She and her husband have two children, and they enjoy their time together. When asked to name her favorite things about her job, Jamie replied, "I enjoy laughing with my co-workers and seeing the amazing results of the patients' teeth when treatment is finished."
Kyla Nelson – Orthodontic Assistant
Kyla has been with our office since 2006, and is a highly valued orthodontic assistant. Kyla always has a warm smile on her face and quietly goes about her job with diligence and precision. Outside the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and family, shopping, working out, riding 4-wheelers and listening to music.
Amy Bates – Clinical Assistant & Laboratory Technician
Amy has worked as a clinical assistant and laboratory technician as well as front desk receptionist since 2009. She has over seven years' experience in the field of dentistry and is an all-around great team player. Amy will jump in wherever she is needed and loves being a part of our team. Outside the office, she stays very busy with her three children and loves every minute with them.
Kiaya Poncy – Orthodontic Assistant/Laboratory Technician
Kiaya is the newest addition to our caring staff and is working as an Orthodontic Assistant/Laboratory Technician. She is always quick to greet each of our patients with a cheerful smile. Kiaya loves getting to know each patient on an individual basis. While outside the office, she enjoys crocheting blankets, reading and watching sports with her husband, Brian, and son, Cale.