Meet The Team

Debbie Yoder

Registered Dental Hygienist

Debbie is a 1981 graduate of Wichita State University’s School of Dental Hygiene and is a proud Shocker! She and her husband Rod were married that year and moved to Dodge City. She began working in our office Sept. 28, 1981. She and her husband Rod have two married daughters and a granddaughter that they adore!  Debbie is thankful for the loyal patients she has had the privilege to serve, and the many friendships she has made.

Diara Woods

Registered Dental Hygienist

Diara is a western Kansas native having grown up and graduated from high school in Lakin. She has been with our office since 2011, when she graduated from the Dental Hygiene program in Amarillo, TX. Diara loves getting to know our patients and considers her job both rewarding and satisfying as she cares for each one of their dental needs. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending as much time as she can with her husband, Quinton, and two sons Dominik and Kayvien. She also enjoys hanging out with her twin sister (who is also a hygienist), nephews and mother.

Kim Schubert

Front Desk Manager

Kim is our office manager and has been with the practice since 1994. Her expertise with all questions regarding insurance and scheduling has been invaluable to our patients. Originally from Ulysses, she has made Dodge City home since 1986. Kim is married to Dale and has two grown children, Courtney and Tanner. When she is not working, Kim enjoys caring for her animals on their small farm and making sure everyone has fresh eggs.

Angie Charles

Chairside Dental Assistant

Angie is a native of Hanston, KS, and a graduate of Hanston High School. She began working as a dental assistant in 1987 and has worked in our office since 2000. She enjoys interacting and caring for patients. Angie received an advanced training certificate from Wichita Technical College and is licensed to perform supragingival scaling as part of a dental cleaning. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband Rob Charles, and cherishes the fun she has with her grandkids, Jack , Carlie and Lincoln.

Carla Barth

Part time Dental Assistant and Insurance Specialist

Carla is a native of Dodge City. She has been in the dental field since 1998, and part of our practice since 2004. Carla is in charge of our insurance and collections but is crosstrained to assist the doctors or work the front desk. Carla has two boys, Marty and Creighton. When not working she enjoys time with her husband Derrick, and two wonderful grandchildren MJ & Ava.

Sandra Garcia

Dental Receptionist

Sandra grew up in Dumas, TX. She and her husband Juan moved to Dodge City from Dallas. They have three daughters and a son. Sandra has been with our office since 2012. She is one of the friendly faces that will greet you at the front desk. She is knowledgeable in insurance and scheduling, is a trained chairside dental assistant, and is also bilingual, making her a valuable member of our team.

Danielle Culwell

Registered Dental Hygienist

Danielle is originally from Buffalo, Oklahoma. She graduated from college with a BS in Human Biology from NWOSU.  She attended dental hygiene school in Colby, Ks and has been working in our office since July of 2015. Danielle is married to her husband Kyle, and has one daughter, Kale and one son Brady. Danielle looks forward to meeting new patients and serving the community of Dodge City. Outside the office, Danielle enjoys playing golf and spending time at the lake with her family.

Yolanda Gonzales

Dental Assistant

Yolanda began working in our office in June of 2017. Yolanda recently moved back from California but did attend school in Dodge City and graduated in 2011. Outside of work, Yolanda enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is also a mother to a pretty little girl that is her absolute pride and joy!

Maria Medina


Maria was born in Sioux City, IA and moved to Dodge City in 2004. She graduated from Dodge City High School in 2013 and also obtained a CNA license from DCCC. In 2016 Maria began working in the dental field and started working at Dodge City Smiles in March of 2018. She really enjoys  getting to know the patients and helping out wherever needed. Outside of work Maria's spare time is spent watching movies, shopping, hanging out with friends and her favorite time is spent with her little girl, Addilyn.

Isela Govea

Dental Assistant

Isela worked in our office, as a receptionist, from 2006-2012. After exploring other work options, she came back to our office in April of 2018, as an assistant. Much of Isela's time is spent working out at the gym. She loves lifting weights and also does some boot camp training. Isela enjoys spending her spare time with her better half, Victor.