It's no accident that we have the friendliest, most skilled professional team anywhere. We know that the best dental care is provided in a friendly atmosphere by people who put your needs first.
Our outstanding team has nearly 150 years of combined experience, and we think the benefits show in everything we do! We value the trust you place in us every time you visit, and we work hard to continue to earn that trust every day.
Please take a moment to learn more about our exceptional team!
“I became a dentist to help others. I enjoy meeting and interacting with people and having the ability to help them on a daily basis through dentistry.”
Dr. Steven Workman attended Illinois College, where he majored in biology and chemistry and graduated summa cum laude in 2004. Dr. Workman received his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in 2008, graduating with honors.
Dr. Workman is a lifelong learner and committed to staying current with cutting-edge advances in dentistry. He is particularly interested in implant placement and restoration and has taken many courses to provide you with the highest level of care. Dr. Workman is a member of the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society, and the Columbia Rotary.
Dr. Workman was born and raised in Springfield, IL. After graduating from dental school, where he met his wife, Emily, he moved to St. Louis. They have three young daughters, two of whom are twins, and a Yellow Lab named Cooper. Dr. Workman is an avid St. Louis Cardinals and Blues fan and a Green Bay Packers Fan.
Dr. Workman enjoys spending quality time with his wife and kids, playing golf, and staying active.
We are thrilled that Robin has chosen to spend 30 wonderful years working at our Columbia dental office! In that time, she has proven to be an indispensable member of our team. There are a lot of reasons why Robin loves being an assistant, but she particularly enjoys working with our patients and helping them enjoy a great, healthy smile.
Robin is a native of Waterloo, and received her training at Bryan Institute. In her free time, Robin likes to spend time with friends and visit and play with her grandson.
Ann’s is one of the first friendly faces you will see when you visit our practice. She excels at her job because she loves taking the time to help our patients and interact with them on a personal level.
Ann is a native of Columbia and has been with us for 21 years. Away from the practice, Ann enjoys spending time with her family and watching her kids compete in sporting events.
Tiffany is one of our gentle hygienists and has been with our practice for 7 years. She attended Lewis and Clark College and is a native of Waterloo.
Tiffany enjoys getting to know her patients and providing them with the treatments that improve their oral health. In her free time, Tiffany likes spending time with her kids, gardening, and helping out at her kids’ school.
Beth attended Lewis and Clark College and has been with the practice for 15 years. She is a native of Waterloo and enjoys getting to know her patients and making a difference in their lives by providing them with with great dental care.
When she has free time, Beth likes running around with her kids.
Sadie is one of our great hygienists and has been with us for 15 years. She is a native of Red Bud and attended Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
Sadie enjoys getting to know our patients and building long-term trusting relationships to help them feel good about their dental care. When she’s not busy at the practice, Sadie likes camping, working on the farm, and spending time with family.
Katie received her training at Missouri College. She has been with our practice for 5 years.
Katie loves her job and enjoys spending time with her patients and helping them achieve the best possible oral health. She is a native of Evansville and enjoys spending free time with family and friends.
Dental Assistant/Front Desk
Emily is great at multi-tasking and handles both her assistant and front desk duties with ease. She makes our patients feel welcome and special by taking the time to get to know them and learning their needs.
Emily attended Missouri College and has been with us for 5 years. She is a native of St. Louis, and when time permits, she enjoys reading, watching movies, and being outdoors.