Kris Kuchenmeister, MBA, DDS
Dr. Kuchenmeister earned his bachelor’s degree and his MBA at Utah State University, he continued his education and graduated from University of Southern California in 2012 where he was trained in cosmetic and restorative dentistry. Not only can he give you a Hollywood smile, but Dr. Kuchenmeister frequently takes advantage of continuing education opportunities to keep up on the the latest technology and techniques that are available in the dental field. He is certified in IV sedation (or sleep dentistry), implant dentistry, full mouth reconstruction and Advanced Cardiac Life Support. He is a member of the American Dental Association.
“The ultimate reward is having a patient say they love their new smile or that they are no longer embarrassed or in pain.”
Dr. Kuchenmeister is married to his wonderful wife, Ashley, and they have four boys: Ryan, Ethan, Grey and Archer. Away from the office, Dr. Kuchenmeister enjoys fishing and hiking. Yellowstone National park is his favorite place on earth, and he and his family go there often.
Andrew Bjork, DDS
Dr. Bjork attended Utah State University where he graduated cum laude with a major in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. He then went on to receive his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Creighton University, where he was trained in the most innovative practices of cosmetic dentistry, oral surgery, and dental implants. Dr. Bjork capitalizes on continuing education opportunities to bring the newest and greatest to Midland Dental and to his patients. He performs sedation dentistry (or sleep dentistry), which allows him to do many procedures, like placing implants, pain free.
Dr. Bjork is passionate about providing patients with the highest quality of dental care, and loves helping others feel great about their smiles.
“I believe in listening to my patient needs, and I take pride in providing them with the necessary education to feel confident in their care and have a smile they’ll love for a lifetime.”
Dr. Bjork grew up in rural Utah. Following graduation from high school, he lived in Italy for two years. There he became fluent in Italian and fell in love with the food and culture. Away from the office, Dr. Bjork enjoys spending time with his friends and family, especially his many nieces and nephews. Dr. Bjork enjoys hiking, biking and exploring the beauty of Utah’s great outdoors.
Meet Our Team
At Midland Dental, we have a friendly, dedicated team who are not just dental professionals but patient advocates. We want to make sure that you have a positive dental experience from the moment you walk through our door. Our team members work hard to provide first-rate dentistry and speak Spanish to meet the needs of our community. If you would like to meet our dental team, you can read more about them below or call 801-317-4407 today to schedule an appointment with our office in Roy, Utah.
Marcela – Dental Hygienist
Marcela graduated at the top of her class from Fortis College in Salt Lake City and received the Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award for achieving a high standing in clinical dental hygiene. Marcela is passionate in serving her spanish speaking community here in Roy, Utah and has acted as a voice for her community throughout her dental career.
“My priority is to spend the time needed to educate my patients on the importance of their oral health and disease prevention.”
Marcela has been in the dental field since 2003 and loves the fact that everyone in our office shares the same vision: providing the best care to our patients. Marcela has dedicated her professional life to being an advocate to health and wellness to her patients and her community.
Marcela is married to her husband Aaron, and has two beautiful children, Luis and Emma. When she is not at the office, she enjoys hiking and spending time with family and friends.
Check back soon to meet our team!