4 States Dental Care
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Meet the Team at Webb City

At Four States Dental Care, we've been proudly serving patients in Webb City, Neosho, and Monett, MO for over 30 years. We have several talented dentists that provide comprehensive and compassionate care to our patients. We're also incredibly proud of our team, who works together to provide you and your family with exceptional dentistry in a friendly environment. 

Take a minute to learn more about us, so you'll feel right at home when you meet us!

Dale A. Kunkel, DDS


Dr. Dale Kunkel is originally from Corpus Christi, TX. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas and has been serving patients in Missouri for over 35 years.

Providing exceptional and comprehensive dental care to his patients has always been Dr. Kunkel's primary focus, and he hand-selects his staff members to ensure that they have the same passion and dedication for serving patients that he does.

Dr. Kunkel is a family man, and when he's not taking care of patients, he also enjoys swimming, hunting, fishing, and cattle ranching.

Dr. Shannon Clark, DDS

General Dentist

Dr. Ly Nguyen, DDS

General Dentist

Emiley Hailey

Human Resource Director/Business Administrator

Emiley is originally from Neosho, MO, and she holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with an emphasis in Human Resource Management and Management, and a Bachelor of Science with an emphasis in Health-Science Business.

She enjoys working with her team at Four States Dental Care and sharing the common goal of providing patients with highest-quality dental care possible. 

In her spare time, Emiley enjoys traveling with her husband, cuddling with her fur baby, Millie, and having game nights with friends.


Misty Wirth

Office Manager / Insurance Supervisor

Misty lives in Neosho and has been with Four States Dental Care for over six years. She enjoys the team players that she works with and loves helping patients maximize their insurance to get the beautiful smile they deserve.

Misty enjoys spending time with her family, driving her Jeep, watching Netflix, and attending church in her spare time.

Kayla Copher

Scheduling Coordinator

Kayla is from Clever, MO, and while she may be newer to the dental practice, she's already become an expert at making patients feel welcome and safe by conveying that they're in good hands when they visit Four States Dental Care.

Family is very important to Kayla, so when she's not at the dental office, she's spending time with her husband and children.

Mikali Elliott

Insurance Coordinator

Mikali is originally from a small town called Ava, MO. She moved to the Webb City area in 2018. Mikali is new to the dental field, but she loves helping people and putting a smile on their face. She looks forward to helping patients maximize their dental benefits to help them get the smile they have always dreamed of. 

When Mikali is not at the office, she enjoys spending time with her family, bow hunting, kayaking, fishing, making crafts and spending time with her fur baby, Thor! 

Abbey Jones


Abbey is from Carthage, MO, and she received her training from Missouri Southern State University. Abbey considers the best part of her job the confidence and happiness she brings to her patients by helping them reach their dental goals.

When she's not at the dental office, Abbey can be found fishing and spending time with her son.

Janelle Hanks


Janelle is originally from Oxford, KS, and she received her training from Missouri Southern State University. Janelle has been a hygienist at Four States Dental Care for over four years, and she considers her patients the best part of her job. She loves building relationships with her patients and their families.

Janelle spends her free time with her husband and six children - she just welcomed twins in May of 2019! Her family spends their weekends at the gym, ballpark, or remodeling their home.

Serena Garner

Dental Assistant - EFDA

Serena is from Joplin, MO, and she has been a familiar face at Four States Dental Care for over five years. She loves her coworkers, or "work family" as she refers to them. She also enjoys helping patients achieve their dental goals.

Serena is very busy when she's not at the dental office with music, singing, fast cars, roller coasters, and spur of the moment fun times with friends and family!

Angie Elbert

Dental Assistant - EFDA

Angie is from St. Charles, MO, and while she's a newer member of the team, her passion for dentistry is contagious! Angie has wanted to work in the dental field since childhood, and she appreciates the variety of the different procedure she gets to assist with and the patient satisfaction that is the result.

In her free time, Angie likes to watch her husband and son race go-karts, and she also enjoys going to the lake with her family.

Ashley Davis

Dental Assistant - EFDA

Ashley is originally from Afton, OK, and she received her training from Salina Area Technical College. Ashley enjoys helping patients, whether it's providing relief from a toothache, or delivering a complete smile transformation; she finds providing high-quality, life-changing dentistry extremely rewarding.

Ashley and her fiancee are thrillseekers, so you might find them on a roller coaster when she's not at the dental office. She also enjoys being outdoors, hiking, biking, kayaking, and relaxing in the water.

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