Meet Our Staff

Our staff is made of well-trained professionals who work together as a team to bring you the highest quality of service in an open, caring and nurturing environment. We are dedicated to serving you by helping you maintain a natural, healthy and attractive smile for a lifetime.


Business Manager

Shirley has been in the dental profession for over 35 years and has taken numerous courses in practice management. She is a member of the Metro Omaha Dental Office Leaders and American Academy of Dental Office Managers.

Her spare time is spent traveling with her husband to visit their 4 grandchildren, gardening, and reading.



Clinical Assistant

Melynda has been in the dental profession for 10 years. She is a certified dental assistant who assists Dr. Zuerlein in providing our patients with the most advanced dental care available.

She enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 children in Tekamah, Nebraska.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Cindy is a native of Beatrice, Nebraska. She attended Hasting College and graduated from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln with a Bachelor’s Degree.

She is married with 2 children and 4 grandchildren. Her hobbies are family, fishing and reading.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Colleen earned her dental hygiene degree through Iowa Western Community College and has a Bachelor’s Degree in marketing through Bellevue University. Originally from Omaha, NE, she now resides in Council Bluffs, IA, with her husband and three children. Colleen enjoys running and spending time with her family and friends.