Our Staff

Dawn, Dental Hygienist

Dawn has been with the Plaza practice for 28 of her 29 years as a hygienist.  She graduated from UMKC’s Dental Hygiene program in 1984.  She and Dr. Fay work closely together to provide the best periodontal care, personalized to your needs.  Dawn’s commitment  is clear in the caring professional relationship she maintains with her patients, many of whom have been with her 20+ years.  In addition to her love of patient care in the dental office, she spends time as a massage therapist, training her horses and being a mom.

 Teresa,Dental Hygienist

Teresa started working in the Shawnee office in 2007.  She brings 25 years of experience in Dentistry.  She has a keen eye for detail and will work closely with Dr. Fay and your general dentist to be certain that your dental care is comprehensive.  Teresa works part time in our office and part time in another general dentist office, bringing a good perspective to her work.    She is busy mom of three and wife.  She describes spending her free time at school activities and getting regular exercise.

 Danielle, Dental Assistant

Danielle has been working with Dr. Fay since 2006.  Working closely with Dr. Fay to provide the needed periodontal treatment to our patients is her passion.  Danielle’s kind and easy going personality immediately set her patients at ease.    It is a privilege having Danielle on our team, as she brings her superb organizational skills to our office.  She enjoys being mom to her two kids, outdoor activities and frequent visits to the lake in the summer.



Nicole, Dental Hygienist and Dental Assistant

Nicole is a 1988 graduate of Missouri Southern State University, school of Dental Hygiene.  Nicole enjoys getting to know and developing relationships with her patients.  Nicole’s strength is in helping you, the patient, understand your role in your own dental care.  She enjoys sharing the skills and knowledge she has obtained in her years as a hygienist.  She is a busy mom of one son and two dogs.

Jen, Office Manager

Jen joined our growing team in 2014. She brings 15 years experience in dental offices and 5 years in management.  Jen is extremely professional and excels at keeping the offices running smoothly.  She enjoys interacting with and caring for our patients.  She helps keep people and systems working for you to improve your overall experience in our offices.  Jen enjoys cheering for her daughter in volleyball, running her dogs, and road trips with her husband.


Sara, Office coordinator

Sara has been with us for almost 2 years. She brings a youthful energy and 17 years experience to the plaza office front desk job.  She is well versed in dental insurance and exceedingly efficient.  Her kind and gentle style will put you at ease, upon arriving at our office.  Sara is a mom to two young children.  She enjoys using her creative side to complete home improvement projects.  



Stacey, Dental Hygienist

Stacey is new to our team.  


Ann Fay Periodontics

Dr. Ann Fay and her staff specialize in treating periodontal diseases (a persistent infection in the gums). Using non-surgical, surgical, and regenerative techniques, we can help treat the underlying causes of your disease. Our goal is to stabilize your periodontal health in the most non-invasive and cost-effective way possible.

Brookside Office

207 East 63rd Street
Kansas City, MO 64113
Phone: (816) 561-8466
Fax: (816) 561-2795

Shawnee Office

6333 Long Ave., Suite 201
Shawnee, KS 66216
Phone: (913) 268-9300
Fax: (913) 268-4202