Meet Our Team
Allie Turner – Director of Operations
Allie Turner is one of our newest additions to the Midtown Family!
Allie grew up and currently lives here in Woodward, OK. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management from Southwestern Oklahoma State University in 2014. She comes with 7 years’ experience in the medical field.
As our Director of Operations, she is responsible for overseeing the businesses daily activities, directing and coordinating actions across the organization, as well as ensuring company compliance. She responsible for ensuring that the business is managed and performing efficiently and effectively to best support our patient’s needs!
Outside of the office, she loves spending time with family, friends, and her golden retriever, Penny. She enjoys being outside. The lake and the mountains are some of her favorite places to be!
Shane – Registered Hygienist
Shane Suthers grew up in Muleshoe, Texas, and has called Arnett home for the past 23 years. She attended Amarillo College, where she received an associate’s degree in Applied Science Dental Hygiene. She enjoys making connections with her patients and building relationships through dentistry. Shane is a wonderful dental hygienist, but truly goes above and beyond when it comes to patient education. She is constantly staying up to date on the latest technology, and most effective tools and techniques to best treat her patients
Outside of work, Shane and her husband Blake have two daughters, Ashton Lee and Breclyn Reed. They are members of the Arnett Christian Church and enjoy any activity involving their children.
Tristen – Registered Hygienist
Tristen Flanagan grew up and currently lives in, Arnett, OK. She graduated from Oklahoma State University in 2019 with a Bachelor’s degree in Nutritional Science. She then went on to receive a Bachelor’s degree from the OUHSC Dental Hygiene program in 2021.
Tristen loves learning about oral health and the overall health of the body. In the future, she would like to pursue a Master’s degree to become a registered dietician in order to incorporate more nutritional education into the practice of dentistry.
Outside of the office, she loves spending time with her family and friends, going to the gym, and being outdoors.
Sonya – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
With over 10 years of experience in the dental field, Sonya is a dental assistant and has also secured her coronal polishing license as part of her continued education. She attended college to obtain a teaching degree and has always excelled with pediatric patients, so she takes care of all the cleanings for the little ones in our office. At Midtown, we call her the magical tooth fairy!
Sonya and her husband, John have two beautiful children, Tyler Roy & Taelyn Marie. The Witschi family live in Shattuck, OK and they enjoy doing anything they can together. Sonya is phenomenal with children and makes each dental experience with the little ones so fun and stress-free. We are so blessed to have her on staff, and we can’t wait for you to meet our tooth fairy!!
Jill – Dental Assistant and Orthodontic Coordinator
Jill has 17 years of experience as a dental assistant and loves meeting new patients, as well as forging relationships with current patients. Seeing the improvements to a patients’ smile and confidence over time excites her the most. Her experience and knowledge bring a level of comfort and confidence to our patients. Her credentials include Invisalign, Myobrace, Sleep Apnea, and CEREC.
Jill has been married for 29 years, has 2 daughters, 2 grandsons, and 1 granddaughter. She enjoys spending time with her family and playing with her grandchildren.
Kaylee – Dental Assistant
Kaylee works as a dental assistant at Midtown Dental. Prior to this, she had completed her clinical hours in our office while finishing courses to become a Dental Assistant. She is a recent graduate of Fort Supply High School.
She has a true passion for the healthcare field and helping people achieve a happy and healthy smile!
Leslie – Insurance Coordinator
With more than 30 years of experience, Leslie enjoys helping patients with their insurance and benefit plans to receive the care they need. She helps all patients feel comfortable from the minute they walk in the door.
Leslie has two daughters, five grandchildren, and one great grandchild. She enjoys painting, scrapbooking, and spending time with her family.
Shawna- Hygiene Coordinator
Shawna is originally from Woodward, OK. She graduated from cosmetology school in 2014 and then became a licensed cosmetologist and continued her education in esthetics.
Shawna has always been interested in the dental field and teeth. She is currently enrolled in a dental assisting program to continue to further her education in the dental field. She is our hygiene coordinator, and is the smiling face you see when you walk in the door!
Outside of the office, Shawna loves to travel, try new foods, and be outdoors. She has 2 of the cutest kids you’ll ever meet, and she adores them!
We are blessed that Shawna chose Midtown to start her dental career. She is such an asset to our team and we can’t wait to see how her role evolves in our office.