Dr. Patrick H. Collins
Dentist in Blue Springs, MO
Dr. Patrick H. Collins
- Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Missouri at Kansas City
- American Dental Association
- Missouri Dental Association
- Greater Kansas City Dental Society
- University Dental Study Club
- Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (DOCS)
At the practice of Patrick H Collins DDS, our priority is to deliver quality care to informed patients in a comfortable and convenient setting.
When you have dental problems, you need to turn to a dentist who listens and responds … an experienced doctor who knows the field and can effectively diagnose and treat your needs … a friendly dentist who counsels you on the best ways to maintain and improve your health. Our dentist meets all these criteria. Plus, you benefit from a dedicated team of trained professionals who give you the individualized attention you deserve.
Gayle - Administrative Assistant
Gayle is usually the first person to greet you by phone or upon your arrival to our office. She has been in dentistry for over 40 years doing different phases of dentistry. She has worked as a chairside dental assistant for 10 years and started working with our team in 1995 as an administrative assistant. Gayle helps patients with any questions or concerns with treatment procedures, insurance issues, or treatment financing. Gayle and her husband, Darrel, enjoy spending time off with their son. They also enjoy boating at the lake with family and friends. Gayle also enjoys reading and doing counted cross stitching.
Brenda - Administrative Assistant
Brenda has been involved in dentistry for over 25 years as both a chairside dental assistant and an administrative assistant. She can answer about any question you might have about treatment procedures, scheduling appointments, and insurance issues. Brenda also is in charge of our continuing care program. When not working Brenda enjoys time with her husband of 30 years and two daughters. She likes outdoor activities and spending time with her two Shih Tzus.
Martha - Dental Hygienist
Martha graduated from dental hygiene school in 1978 and has been on our team for 26 years, still sharing a passion for treating her patients with a gentle touch. Martha and her husband of 36 years have 4 children and 2 dogs. Martha enjoys family time, sports, and playing with her dogs.
Teresa - Dental Hygienist
Teresa graduated from UMKC Dental Hygiene School in 1975. She started her career with a dentist in Independence. When he retired, Teresa joined our practice in 2001. Shortly after graduating from dental hygiene school, she married her high school sweetheart. They have one married daughter who lives in Colorado with her husband and 2 little girls. Teresa enjoys taking trips to spend time with her daughter and grandchildren. Teresa also enjoys antiquing and following college basketball. (Especially KU)
Shellie - Dental Hygienist
Shellie graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at UMKC in 2001 and has been with our team since the Fall of 2002. She is married with three children. Shellie stays busy with family activities. She enjoys playing sports and traveling to the Lake of the Ozarks whenever possible on weekends.
Mary - Dental Assistant
Mary has been in dentistry for 22 years and has been with us for 17 years. She chose the dental profession because she enjoys working with people. There is also the satisfaction that comes from seeing the joy on patients’ faces after restoring their smiles. Mary is married and has 3 grown children. She enjoys staying active. She loves playing softball and volleyball. When not playing sports, she looks forward to spending time with grandchildren.
Jessica - Dental Assistant
Jessica grew up in Southern California. She moved to Missouri in 2006. Jessica has been a dental assistant since 2002 and joined our team just last year. She is married and has 4 young boys and 2 dogs. Keeping up with the boys and the dogs takes up a majority of her time.