ABOUT

Dental Thirty Two

At Dental 32, our office has
become our patient’s dental home. 

Our patients are made to feel welcome and comfortable with each visit. Our comprehensive care philosophy is to maintain and provide our dental family with the finest and most personalized dental care available. We are dedicated to providing top satisfaction at all times. Our success is measured by our patients’ willingness to recommend our dental care to their friends and family.

Ashley Meyer, D.D.S.

Dr. Ashley Meyer feels honored and blessed to lead her practice, teammates, and patients at Dental 32 in her hometown of Springfield, Missouri. Dr. Meyer graduated from Glendale High School in 2006, went on to graduate summa cum laude with her Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science from Lynchburg College in Lynchburg, Virginia, in 2010, and then graduated cum laude with her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree at University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry in 2014.

Dr. Meyer is actively involved with the Greater Springfield Dental Society, and has served on the local Dental Board for the last eight years. She has held many board positions, including Past President of the Greater Springfield Dental Society and Chairman of Smiles from the Heart, the Greater Springfield Dental Foundation’s largest charity fundraiser. Starting this fall, Dr. Meyer will serve a four year term as the Greater Springfield Dental Trustee on the MDA Board of Trustees. She is also a member of the Missouri Dental Association, American Dental Association, American College of Dentists, American and American Academy of Facial Esthetics, and Mercy Health Foundation’s Women With a Mission. 

 Dr. Meyer’s passion is to positively impact her patients’ lives, whether that is through education on improving their oral health, helping them achieve their smile goals by enhancing their dental form, function, and esthetics, or simply getting to know her patients’ and watching them grow with her practice. She is a firm believer that all of her current and future patients’ deserve the best possible dental care, and that is exactly what she does by providing professional and ethical dental care to meet each individual’s unique dental needs.

 Dr. Meyer has been greatly influenced by her father, Dr. Thomas Meyer, who is also a dentist in the Springfield area; she attributes a large part of her success to him and her mother, Susan Meyer, as they have been and continue to be positive impacts on her life and dental career.  

In her free time, Dr. Meyer enjoys spending time with her family and friends, as well as her two Bengal cats, Khloe and Elsa. She loves to run, thrives on the adventures of traveling to new destinations, and enjoys trying different wines.

Anne

Dental Hygienist

Anne is a Registered Dental Hygienist and has been in dentistry for 35 years. Anne takes pride in getting to know her patients individually and providing them with a high quality of dental care. She especially feels accomplished when she can make patients with negative memories of dentistry feel comfortable and happy to receive dental care. Anne and her husband have three grown children and a family farm.  Anne is a past president of the Missouri Dental Hygienists’ Association, and continues to volunteer and be involved as an active member in the MDHA.

Tami

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Tami is an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant at Dental 32 and has been in dentistry for 35 years. She loves all facets of dentistry, but her favorite is cosmetic dentistry. Tami finds it very exciting and rewarding to see the transformation and the confidence it gives someone just by changing their smile. She grew up and went to school in Springfield, Missouri. She has two boys, Chris and his wife Chrystal, Jake and his wife Haley. Doggie named Bella. Tami works part time at Hammond Field. Tami loves sports, spending time with friends, family, her doggie, and watching movies.

Diyonna

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Diyonna joined Dental 32 in September 2021. She is an expanded functions dental assistant. She enjoys getting to know patients and making difference in the lives of those she meets. She is very kind and makes her patients feel at ease. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as listening to a variety of music and watching movies.

Cayla

Office Administrator/Dental Assistant 

Cayla joined our team in October 2018. She is a military brat who graduated from WHS while her father was stationed at Ft. Leonard Wood, MO. Upon graduation, Cayla attended college obtaining her certificates as a Medical Administrative Assistant and a Dental Assistant. She enjoys interacting with patients and strives to make their experience a great one. Cayla has a beautiful baby girl, Mykah, whom she loves making memories with. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family/friends and relaxing in the sun.

Fun Fact: Cayla  is also a licensed cosmetologist.

Maggie

Insurance Coordinator

Maggie joined our team June 2020. She graduated Dental Assisting School with honors in August of 2010 and has worked in the dental field focusing on the business and insurance side of dentistry where she is currently positioned with us Dental32.

In the past, Maggie has cared for intellectually disabled individuals where she brings the same compassion and sympathetic concern to her dental career. For her, the best part of her day is seeing patients leave with a smile on their face.

Maggie has 3 young men in her life that keep her on her toes between baseball and laundry. She loves spending time with her family and enjoys canoeing our Ozarks rivers any given weekend and teaching her pup Layla new tricks.

Katelyn

Dental Hygienist

Kate is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated Ozarks Technical Community College in 2014. Kate has been working part time with Dental 32 as the practice grows. She specializes in routine oral care and periodontal therapy services. Patient care is very important to her. Connecting and understanding a patient’s needs are crucial to developing rapport with her patents. Kate is a Springfield native and lives with her family in Nixa, MO.

Emily

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Emily is a Certified Dental Assistant with Expanded Functions. She has been with Dental 32 since Jan 21st. She has been in Dentistry since 1998 when she started working for Dr Meyer’s Dad.  Her favorite thing about working in Dentistry is taking care of her patients and working with them to achieve a smile they are proud of. When she is not working at Dental 32 she enjoys time with her family, husband, son, and many pets.

Dental 32 is proud to offer a variety of dental services for our patients in the greater Springfield, Missouri area. Click the button below to learn more about our comprehensive dental services.