Our Staff

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is highly skilled, well trained and strives to provide energetic, fun-loving service to each patient. Each member of our treatment team is a registered assistant, and our office staff has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We aim to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.

Mary Kay – Office Manager

E-mail: marykay@fryarortho.com
Mary Kay has been with the practice for 21 years. She has a total of 26 years of experience in the orthodontic field, both as a clinical assistant and an office manager. Mary Kay enjoys traveling with her husband in their motor home. Spending time with her grand babies is her greatest joy.

Brenda – Treatment Coordinator

Brenda has been working on our team for both Dr. Klooster and Dr. Fryar since 1980. She began as a clinical assistant and became a treatment coordinator for the practice in 1999. She enjoys meeting new people and helping them with the new patient process. Brenda also enjoys time with her family, cross country skiing, canning and gardening.

Barb – Administrative Assistant

Having worked in the dental field for over 24 years, Barb is a great addition to our team. She is always willing to help patients and parents in any way she can. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, cooking and spending time with her family and friends.

Lynn – Clinical Assistant

E-mail: lynn@fryarortho.com
Lynn has been working on our team for over 30 years. When she first started working for Dr. Klooster in 1976, she was our receptionist with some clinical assistant duties. In 1989, she was able to be a full-time assistant. She enjoys her cabin in Brown Country; Rusty, her Golden Doodle; and traveling with family.

Laurie – Clinical Assistant

Laurie has been an orthodontic assistant since 2003. Having been an orthodontic patient herself, she can appreciate the benefits of a great smile. Laurie enjoys running, playing volleyball and traveling.

Monica – Clinical Assistant

Monica is our newest member of our team. She previously worked as a dental assistant for several years. We are excited to have her knowledge and friendly personality in our practice. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters.

Sheila – Clinical Assistant

Sheila has been part of our orthodontic team since 2000. She enjoys getting to know patients and helping to create their great “Fryar smile”. Sheila enjoys spending time with her family, especially her two grandsons.

Andy – Lab Technician

Andy originally started working in 1978 with Dr. Gene Fryar’s practice. He has been our lab technician since 1978 and is responsible for the construction of most of our orthodontic appliances that we use for our patients. Andy is also our “Mr. Fix It” in the office. In his free time, Andy enjoys sports, woodworking and gardening.