Meet Our Team

Dr. Roberts:

Travis-Roberts-DDS-Adams-Dental-GroupPosition at Practice: Dentist | Owner

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 1994

Where are you from? Kansas

What do you do for fun? I enjoy boating, fishing, hunting and jogging.

Favorite Movie: Lonesome Dove

Favorite Current TV Show: All Sports

Favorite Food: Mexican, Italian, Steak

Favorite Sports Team: KC Royals

Favorite Famous Smile: Christie Brinkley and Whitney Houston

What toothbrush do you use? Oral-B

Beach or Mountains: Beach

You may not know that… I love to sing karaoke!

 

Dr. Rickel:

Alexis-Rickel-DDS-Adams-Dental-GroupPosition at Practice: Associate Dentist

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? July 2018

Where are you from? Pleasant Hill, MO

What do you do for fun? I enjoy traveling, spending time with friends, going to the gym, house projects, and supporting my fiancé at his cycling races.

Favorite Movie: Forrest Gump, Titanic and The Pursuit of Happyness

Favorite Current TV Show: Grey’s Anatomy

Favorite Food: Mexican Food and Cheesecake

Favorite Sports Team: KC Chiefs and KC Royals

Favorite Famous Smile: Dwayne Johnson

Favorite Store to Shop: Target

What toothbrush do you use? Sonicare Electric

Beach or Mountains: Mountains

You may not know that… I ran six half marathons in 1 year!

 

Missy:

Missy-Roberts-Adams-Dental-GroupPosition at Practice: Office Manager

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 1998

Where are you from? Kansas

What do you do for fun? I love going to the movies, shopping with my kids and going to the lake.

Favorite Movie: Legally Blonde, True Lies and Grease

Favorite Current TV Show: The Middle and Modern Family

Favorite Food: Italian

Favorite Sports Team: KC Royals

Favorite Famous Smile: Rachel McAdams

Favorite Store to Shop: The Loft

What toothbrush do you use? Oral-B

Beach or Mountains: Beach

You may not know that… when I was a kid I would bring all stray animals home and ask my parents if I could keep them. Still today, I would love to rescue puppies!

 

Hygienists:

 

Audrey:

Audrey - Registered Dental HygienistPosition at Practice: Registered Dental Hygienist

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2010

Where are you from? Basehor, KS

What do you do for fun? I like to spend time with my family, especially my grandparents.

Favorite Movie: Any type of comedy, but my all-time favorite is One Fine Day.

Favorite Current TV Show: Big Bang Theory

Favorite Food: My favorite meal is a steak, baked potato and salad at a steak house!

Favorite Sports Team: The Kansas City Royals

Favorite Store to Shop: Kohl’s

Favorite Famous Smile: Jennifer Garner

What toothbrush do you use? Phillips Sonicare (I live in a house divided … my husband uses Oral-B)

Beach or Mountains: Beach

You may not know that… I grew up on a farm.

 

Chelsea:

Adams-Dental-Group-ChelseaPosition at Practice: Registered Dental Hygienist

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2018

Where are you from? I’m from Topeka, KS but live in Lawrence.

What do you do for fun? I love to cuddle with my BichaPoo, Lady, and my Pitmix, Ramsey. I also enjoy watching Netflix with my husband and going to Target!

Favorite Movie: The Patriot, The Devil Wears Prada and Harry Potter

Favorite Current TV Show: Downton Abbey, Killing Eve and The Handmaid’s Tale

Favorite Food: Tacos and Pasta

Favorite Sports Team: Kansas City Chiefs and University of North Dakota

Favorite Famous Smile: Blake Lively

Favorite Store to Shop: Target

What toothbrush do you use? Sonicare

Beach or Mountains: Mountains … I LOVE visiting Colorado!

You may not know that… Not only do I have a Dental Hygiene Degree, I also have a B.S. in Biology from Washburn State University. GO BODS!

 

Denise:

Denise - Registered Dental HygienistPosition at Practice: Registered Dental Hygienist

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 1998

Where are you from? Kansas City, KS

What do you do for fun? I like to travel with my husband and enjoy my grandchildren

Favorite Movie: Grease

Favorite Current TV Show: Dancing with the Stars

Favorite Food: Chicken Spedini

Favorite Sports Team: I cheer for all of the Kansas City home teams; as for College Football, my favorite team is the Nebraska Huskers

Favorite Famous Smile: Julia Roberts

What toothbrush do you use? Sonicare

Beach or Mountains: Mountains

You may not know that… I have worked in this office since I graduated from High School. I graduated from JCCC and have been in this industry for over 35 years.

 

Kelly:

Kelly - Registered Dental HygienistPosition at Practice: Registered Dental Hygienist

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2003

Where are you from? Kansas City, KS

What do you do for fun? I enjoy traveling and spending time with my husband.

Favorite Movie: Bridget Jones’s Diary

Favorite Current TV Show: Bravo Housewives

Favorite Food: Italian

Favorite Sports Team: KU

Favorite Famous Smile: Reese Witherspoon

Favorite Store to Shop: Target

What toothbrush do you use? Oral-B Triumph

Beach or Mountains: Beach

You may not know that… I am a mother to three beautiful kids that keep me very busy! I graduated from UMKC and have been a hygienist for 15 years.

 

Sherry:

Sherry - Registered Dental HygienistPosition at Practice: Registered Dental Hygienist

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 1999

Where are you from? Kansas City, KS

What do you do for fun? I like having fun with my family and friends.

Favorite Movie: Grease

Favorite Current TV Show: Good Morning America

Favorite Food: Mexican

Favorite Sports Team: The Kansas City Royals

Favorite Famous Smile: Julia Roberts

Favorite Store to Shop: Lowe’s

What toothbrush do you use? Oral-B Electric

Beach or Mountains: Beach

You may not know that… I love to play pool, restore vintage furniture and I’ve been a Registered Dental Hygienist for 19 years.

 

Assistants:

 

Cynthia:

Adams-Dental-Group-CynthiaPosition at Practice: Registered Dental Assistant

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2018

Where are you from? New Jersey

What do you do for fun? I love to spend time with my family.

Favorite Movie: I enjoy watching mysteries and dramas!

Favorite Current TV Show: Criminal Minds and CSI

Favorite Food: Thai

Favorite Sports Team: Kansas City Chiefs

Favorite Famous Smile: Julia Roberts

Favorite Store to Shop: Tuesday Morning

What toothbrush do you use? Oral-B

Beach or Mountains: Beach

You may not know that… I make a mean lasagna!

 

Jamie:

Adams-Dental-Group-JamiePosition at Practice: Registered Dental Assistant

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2018

Where are you from? Kansas City, KS

What do you do for fun? I love going to the lake and spending time with family and friends!

Favorite Movie: The Notebook

Favorite Current TV Show: Game of Thrones

Favorite Food: Mexican Food

Favorite Sports Team: University of Kansas – Rock Chalk Jayhawk!

Favorite Famous Smile: Shemar Moore

Favorite Store to Shop: Charming Charlie

What toothbrush do you use? Oral-B

Beach or Mountains: The beach with my toes in the sand!

You may not know that… I love to sing karaoke!

 

Mariela:

Adams-Dental-Group-MarielaPosition at Practice: Registered Dental Assistant

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2018

Where are you from? California

What do you do for fun? I like to Hula Dance!

Favorite Movie: The Little Mermaid and Titanic

Favorite Current TV Show: Nashville, The Bachelorette, Once Upon A Time and Grey’s Anatomy

Favorite Food: Pasta, Cheesecake and Ice Cream with Gummies

Favorite Sports Team: The San Diego Padres

Favorite Famous Smile: Anne Hathaway, Hilary Duff, Paul Walker and The Rock

Favorite Store to Shop: Tommy Hilfiger, American Eagle, Bath & Body Works and Hot Topic

What toothbrush do you use? Electric

Beach or Mountains: Both

You may not know that… I am a huge Disney Fan! I Believe In Mermaids!

 

Yvette:

Adams-Dental-Group-YvettePosition at Practice: Dental Assistant

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2014

Where are you from? I’ve lived in Kansas City all my life.

What do you do for fun? Go to the drive-in during the summer!

Favorite Movie: Bad Boys 2 and The Notebook

Favorite Current TV Show: Big Brother

Favorite Food: Italian and Mexican

Favorite Sports Team: KC Royals and New Orleans Saints

Favorite Famous Smile: Steve Harvey

Favorite Store to Shop: JC Penney’s

What toothbrush do you use? My own!! (Ha! Ha!) … ok, soft manual

Beach or Mountains: Beach

You may not know that… I am a Mizzou Fan!

 

Front Office:

 

Amanda:

Amanda - Billing and Claims CoordinatorPosition at Practice: Financial Coordinator

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2003

Where are you from? Kansas City, KS

What do you do for fun? Spending time with my family!

Favorite Movie: Dramas and tear jerkers

Favorite Current TV Show: The Walking Dead

Favorite Food: New and adventurous foods

Favorite Sports Team: Lady Warriors, my daughter’s basketball team

Favorite Famous Smile: Jada Pinkett-Smith

Favorite Store to Shop: Burlington Coat Factory

What toothbrush do you use? Oral-B Electric

Beach or Mountains: The Beach in the winter and the mountains in the spring

You may not know that… my favorite vegetable is cactus!

 

Claire:

Claire - Front Desk Scheduling and Insurance CoordinatorPosition at Practice: Scheduling Coordinator

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2016

Where are you from? I was born in Baton Rouge, LA.

What do you do for fun? I love going to the comedy clubs and having family cookouts!

Favorite Movie: Blended, E.T. and Gremlins

Favorite Current TV Show: Power and Ray Donovan

Favorite Food: Any kind of seafood

Favorite Sports Team: LSU and the Saints

Favorite Famous Smile: Morris Chestnut

Favorite Store to Shop: The ice cream shop, I really don’t like shopping (except online).

What toothbrush do you use? Oral-B

Beach or Mountains: Beach

You may not know that… I have a daughter in college, a daughter in middle school, a daughter in high school and a son in grade school!

 

Jennifer:

Adams-Dental-Group-JenniferPosition at Practice: Treatment Coordinator

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2011

Where are you from? I grew up in Overland Park, KS and currently reside in Shawnee … I love it!

What do you do for fun? I love to shop farmers markets, go to the park, listen to music, camp out and spend time with my friends and family.

Favorite Movie: Sweet Home Alabama, Finding Nemo, Three Amigos

Favorite Current TV Show: New Girl, Community, Last Man on Earth and Agents of Shield

Favorite Food: Chips and Salsa

Favorite Sports Team: KC Royals and Kansas Jayhawks

Favorite Famous Smile: Will Smith and Cameron Diaz

Favorite Store to Shop: Target

What toothbrush do you use? Team Sonicare

Beach or Mountains: Beach

You may not know that… I am a huge dog lover and would gladly befriend any puppy I meet!

 

Karen:

Adams-Dental-Group-KarenPosition at Practice: Scheduling Coordinator

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2018

Where are you from? I was born in Tepehuanes Durango, Mexico and was raised in Kansas City.

What do you do for fun? I enjoy spending time with my daughter and family. I love to dance!

Favorite Movie: Avatar; I like documentaries.

Favorite Current TV Show: Blacklist and Ozark

Favorite Food: I LOVE Mango!

Favorite Sports Team: KC Royals

Favorite Famous Smile: Neyo and JLo

Favorite Store to Shop: Old Navy and Target

What toothbrush do you use? Colgate

Beach or Mountains: Both … I LOVE the doing any outdoor activity!

You may not know that… I am in the process of becoming Vegan.

 

Lisa:

Lisa - Dental AssistantPosition at Practice: Treatment Coordinator

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2013

Where are you from? Kansas City, KS

What do you do for fun? I love to play Bunko and games with my little girl!

Favorite Movie: Steel Magnolias and Fried Green Tomatoes

Favorite Current TV Show: The Middle

Favorite Food: Mexican

Favorite Sports Team: KC Royals

Favorite Famous Smile: Bradley Cooper

Favorite Store to Shop: Bed Bath & Beyond

What toothbrush do you use? Oral-B Electric

Beach or Mountains: Beach

You may not know that… I love to sing and adore all cats & kittens

 

Odalis:

Adams-Dental-Group-OdalisPosition at Practice: Scheduling Coordinator and Assistant to Hygienists & Assistants

How long have you been part of the ADG Family? Since 2018

Where are you from? Kansas City, KS

What do you do for fun? Shopping and Napping!

Favorite Movie: Breakfast Club

Favorite Current TV Show: Modern Family

Favorite Food: Italian and Mexican

Favorite Sports Team: Houston Astros

Favorite Famous Smile: Audrey Hepburn and Rachel McAdams

Favorite Store to Shop: Oak Park Mall

What toothbrush do you use? Oral-B Electric

Beach or Mountains: Beach