Dr Woody Soonattrakul (Dentist)
Dr. Woody was born and raised in the rural town of Kennett which is situated in the heart of Missouri’s “bootheel.” His objective is to offer outstanding comprehensive dental care in an efficient and affordable manner while bringing a touch of southern hometown hospitality straight out of his rural Missouri upbringing.
Dr. Woody has spent countless hours taking continuing education courses and focuses on modern dentistry in a relaxed and familiar environment. Patients of all ages appreciate his caring personality and excellent chairside manner. He always strives to provide every patient with the highest standard of care.
Dr. Woody completed his Bachelors of Science in Biology from the University of Missouri, Kansas City in 2001. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the UMKC School of Dentistry in 2006 and after graduating from dental school he attended Southern Illinois University for further training in the Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program for two years. It was there that he gained invaluable knowledge in treatment of more advanced cases ranging from oral surgery to implant and cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Woody enjoys running and has participated in several 1/2 marathons. He also enjoys shooting trap and clay. Dr. Woody prides himself in a very green lawn and also loves doing yardwork. Dr Woody has two sons, Cole and Drew, with his wife Melissa and a yellow lab named Gunner.
Natalie (Front Desk Concierge)
Natalie is the welcoming voice you will most likely hear when you call our office! Natalie's impressionable and heartfelt personality brings fun and familiarity to our office. She will ensure that every patient has the best experience and will go above and beyond to create a welcoming atmosphere. When not in the office Natalie enjoys doing hair as a beautician in Waterloo, Illinois. Natalie also enjoys Cardinals baseball, horror movies and cleaning. Her and her husband Ryan are home improvement gurus; they have bought and restored a few houses and look forward to doing many more. Natalie has completed over 100 hours of training in her field as dental front desk concierge to bring every patient exceptional knowledge and service. Outside of practice Natalie and Ryan have one daughter Nora and one dog, Miley.
Kelly (Registered Dental Hygienist)
Kelly is committed to an exceptional patient experience and building long lasting relationships. She graduated from Southern Illinois Carbondale with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene and has been in practice for 9 years. With over 700 hours of continuing education you can bet her chairside skill is unparalleled and continually exceeds her requirements for continuing education. Kelly enjoys cooking, reading non-fiction novels and traveling outside of practice. She is a self professed "foodie" that will travel any length to try out local food joints urban or rural. Being part of a military family, Kelly has lived several places including Hawaii and Nebraska but was raised in O'Fallon, IL. She has one pet bunny, Max, and rescue dog she adopted, Jade. .
Madelyn (Dental Assistant)
Madelyn comes to our team from Scott Air Force Base Dental Clinic with over 1500 hours of volunteering. Madelyn, like Dr. Woody, originally comes from southern Missouri and brings a welcomed southern and casual flare to the office. She is caring and dedicated to providing excellent patient service. Although her hobbies include working out, reading, and riding bikes- her utmost passion is shoe shopping and knitting. Madelyn and her husband David have one dog, Dundey.
Chelsey (Dental Assistant)
Melissa (Dental Assistant)
Melissa is sincere, caring and capable. Melissa puts all her effort into making sure every patient has an exemplary experience and will do most anything to ensure the patient is comfortable. Melissa's interest include nail painting, beading and home art projects. Melissa also enjoys thrift store finds and loves a good deal! You can usually find her at your nearest Goodwill store on the weekends. Melissa, like the rest of team, has been through a number of courses and has completed over 200 hours of training in her field to keep her skills up to date. Outside of practice Melissa has one dog Gracie.
Patient education library includes information on various topics ranging from dental care to oral health problems.
Dr. Woody Soonattrakul 904 Talon Drive O'Fallon, Illinois, 62269, United States (618) 726-2280