Margie – Office Manager
Margie has worked in the dental office since 1987, both as a chairside assistant and at the front desk as office manager. She has been around long enough to remember the "old days" and has seen the amazing changes in dentistry. She has particularly enjoyed getting to know our patients and their families and watching the children turn into adults with families of their own.
Margie has lived her whole life in central Illinois. In her free time she enjoys cooking and traveling with her husband. Together they have four grown children, Nick, Gabe, Sarah and Matt, a spoiled yellow lab named Maui and two cats Dex and Izzy.
Kim - Dental Assistant
Kim has been a dental assistant since 1996 and still loves it. She began working with Dr, Larison in August of 2011. Her dental assisting career began in Southeast Iowa, where she was born and raised (Go, Hawkeyes!). She moved to the Springfield area in 1998.
Kim and her husband, Ed, have two children, Ashley and Nick, and a labrador retriever named Casey. She enjoys attending her children's sporting events, the summer, and being outside.
Kami - Dental Assistant
Kami has been a dental assistant for more than 20 years. She joined Dr. Larison's office in 2019. Her favorite part about assisting is interacting with and getting to know the patients. Kami resides in Taylorville with her husband, Jeff and their two boys, Evan and Owen. Outside the office, she enjoys watching their boys run cross country and track, spending time with family and friends, and being outdoors.
Abby - Dental Hygienist
Abby is our dental hygienist and has been working at the office for 1 year. She is a native of Rochester, IL and and graduated hygiene schooling on May 2018 from Illinois Central College in Peoria. When she's not cleaning teeth, Abby loves to spend time with her beloved fiancé and 3 bunnies, and sing karaoke around town!