Vondrak Dental Team




Experience the Difference
in Health-Centered Dentistry!

Dr. Stephanie Vondrak

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Professional


In 1998, Dr. Stephanie Vondrak completed her Bachelors degree at the University of Nebraska Lincoln. Upon graduation, she was accepted to the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry, earning her doctorate degree in the spring of 2002. Dr. Vondrak believes education is paramount to comprehensive patient care and has pursued numerous hours in post-doctorate education including the Pankey Institute, the Schuster Center, and the American Academy for Craniofacial Pain. These programs have been instrumental in shaping her health-centered dental philosophy. Dr. Vondrak emphasizes the importance of a healthy oral system when working one on one with her patients. Advanced services offered in her practice include: Temporomandibular Joint Therapy, Therapeutic Botox/Xeomin Injections, Sleep Apnea Appliances, Cosmetic/Rehabilitative Dentistry and Implant Dentistry. Additionally, Dr. Stephanie Vondrak is a Premier Provider for Invisalign orthodontics.

Dr. Stephanie Vondrak has also written columns and articles for several local publications including the Omaha World Herald, blogging for Livewell Nebraska, and "HER" magazine. Current insight to Dr.Vondrak’s philopshy of a health-centred life can be found in her bimonthly column for Metro Magazine covering a range of topics including the benefits of being a "dental role-model," to the risks of untreated Sleep Apnea. To view Dr. Vondrak’s column Go to www.spiritofomaha.com.


Recognitions


In 2013, Dr. Stephanie Vondrak completed her residency program earned Fellowship status with the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain. In addition, Dr. Vondrak was chosen by the Midlands Business Journal as a 2013 "40 under 40" award recipient for excellence in professional development as a entrepreneur and business owner. Most recently, Dr. Vondrak was honored to achieve Diplomate status by the American Board of Craniofacial Dental Sleep Medicine for her expertise in treating patients suffering from sleeping disorders such as Sleep Apnea. Dr. Vondrak enjoys speak opportunities as well. She has presented for Creighton University’s Dental and Medical Schools on topics such as TMD and Sleep Dentistry. Dr. Vondrak also lectures for the GPR and Oral Surgery Residencies at UNMC.


Personal

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When taking a break from dentistry, Dr. Stephanie Vondrak spends time with her husband, Nick, and children Harry, Lizzy and David. Family outings include: the golf range, hide and seek at the park, swimming and long walks. At the moment, Harry is focused on perfecting his golf game with dad Lizzy enjoys gymnastics and dance, and baby David is happy and along for the ride.

Dr. Vondrak also enjoys reading, running, Yoga and Pilates. She participates in a local book club and attends hot yoga classes whenever possbile. As for running/walking, her workouts often include her jogging stroller and at least one child in tow. However, pre-kids, Dr. Vondrak and her husband had the incredible opportunity to train and complete the 2002 Marine Corps Marathon in Washington D.C.


Volunteer


On the volunteer side, Dr. Stephanie Vondrak is committed to organizations focused on helping others. Dr. Vondrak is a past member of the Junior League of Omaha, Omaha Children's Museum's Guild Board, and was the 2012 chairperson for the Child Saving Institute’s premier event, Cabaret. Currently, Dr. Vondrak spends her volunteer hours in the classroom as a "room mom" and volunteer for St. Patrick’s School and parish in Elkhorn, NE.

Dr. Ashley Rainbolt

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Professional


Dr. Ashley Rainbolt graduated from the University of Nebraska Lincoln with a bachelor’s degree in biology in 2007. She earned her doctorate in dentistry from the University of Nebraska Medical Center where she graduated with honors in 2011. During her last three years in practice, Dr. Rainbolt has been committed to continuing her education. She has taken numerous courses in dental implants, oral pathology, and treatment solutions for sleep apnea. In addition, Dr. Rainbolt is certified in Invisalign orthodontics. She is passionate about her patient’s total well-being and providing excellent, health-centered dental care.

Dr. Rainbolt is also an adjunct faculty instructor at Creighton University School of Dentistry. She teaches second year dental students in the fixed prosthodontics department. Dr. Rainbolt loves this opportunity to help train future dentists!


Personal

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Outside of dentistry, Dr. Rainbolt spends most of her time with family. She grew up in Spencer, Iowa, before moving to Nebraska for her education. She met her husband, Patrick, during her freshman year of college, and they have been together ever since! They welcomed their first baby in August 2013. Dr. Rainbolt describes her baby boy, William, as her greatest blessing and loves watching him grow and change everyday.

Volunteer


Dr. Rainbolt is dedicated to giving back to the community. She has participated in Children’s Dental Day and Sharing Clinics at UNMC providing dental care for children and adults with limited access to care. Dr. Rainbolt also enjoys giving dental health presentations for elementary and preschool children and has provided dental education and athletic mouth guards for youth in an after-school program.

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Karen Jordan
Office Manager and Certified Dental Assistant


Karen's mission of helping others through quality dental care is as focused and genuine as when she began in the field almost 30 years ago. As our certified dental assistant, Karen Jordan strives to help patients with all aspects of their dental treatment including: scheduling appointments, conducting consults on treatment options, and assisting Dr. Vondrak and Dr. Rainbolt during dental procedures. If you have a question or concern regarding dentistry, Karen is a great resource of knowledge.

On a personal note, Karen enjoys cooking, murder mysteries, and rock-n-roll. She loves to spend time with her husband, Kent, and daughter, Kelsey. On the weekends, you can find her both at the stables caring for Kelsey's horse, Hawthorne, and volunteering for the Multiple Sclerosis Society.




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Susan Sutton
Registered Dental Hygienist


Susan has been a Registered Dental Hygienist for over ten years and absolutely loves her chosen profession! She understands that a healthy mouth contributes to a healthy body and an overall feeling of self-confidence. She enjoys getting to know her patients and encouraging them to reach their optimal dental health goals. Susan also enjoys sharing her knowledge and experience with students as an adjunct clinical dental hygiene instructor at Creighton University School of Dentistry.

In her free time, Susan enjoys running, reading and shopping. She and husband Bob are the proud parents of their son Taylor and daughter Marisa.



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Heather Edwards
Front Office Coordinator


Heather is the newest addition to our staff. Getting to know our patients has been her favorite daily activity since joining the team. She has over five years of office management experience in the dental field. After graduating from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a degree in Business Administration, she quickly gravitated towards the dental industry. She is happy to help with any questions you might have regarding treatment options, insurance benefits, and anything in-between.


Heather is newly married, and she and her husband stay busy with their energetic boxer puppy. She likes to partake in a vast array of activities that many say make her unique. In her free time you could find her working with various pageant systems, hunting, crafting, working out, going to concerts, or even volunteering as a professional clown. She also treasures every opportunity to spend time with her family. Heather is excited to join the Vondrak Dental team and looks forward to being a part of the office’s bright future.