Orthodontic Assistant

Debra Lathers

Debra has been a dental assistant for over 25 years serving as our orthodontic assistant for over 15 years. Debra does an excellent job communicating with our patients and their parents regarding their orthodontic concerns.  Debra also assists with our hospital and sedation dental surgeries.

Debra enjoys sharing her dental passion throughout the world as Dr. Nick and her have served five dental missions to Uganda Africa, treating several hundred children each time.  Other dental missions she served are the Kansas Missions of Mercy in locations Salina  Manhattan, and Dodge City.  She also served the American Dental Association Mission of Mercy in New Orleans. 

Debra is married to Mitch and they live in the country outside Arkansas City.  Besides dancing with her husband she loves anything outdoors from hunting, fishing and riding horses.  She is blessed with her daughter Kayley and her son Wacey, with wife Alyssa.  Step son Matt, his son Oakley and step son Cody with wife Allison.