Dr. Anne PillarDentist
Dr. Anne Pillar is from Sioux Falls and graduated from Roosevelt High School in 2001. She completed her Bachelor’s degree at the University of Nebraska and went on to earn her Doctoral degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. After graduation, Dr. Pillar returned to Sioux Falls to start her practice.
Dr. Pillar loves the freedom and variety of being a general dentist. She is able to treat patients with most any dental condition without the need for referral. She prides herself on forever being a “student of dentistry”. To date, she has earned nearly four times the amount of continuing education required. Staying up-to-date with the latest technologies and techniques is imperative in providing the best possible care for her patients. Making patients feel comfortable is a priority to Dr. Pillar, which is why she completed the DOCS education course for Adult Oral Sedation shortly after graduating from dental school. She has also completed extended training with the American Orthodontic Society in order to provide orthodontic care to her patients. Dr. Pillar is a member of the American Dental Association, the South Dakota Dental Association, the Southeast District Dental Society, the International Academy of Facial Aesthetics, the American Orthodontic Society, the Gordon J. Chistensen International Study Club, and is a certified Invisalign provider.
Anne Pillar and her husband Bobby Bartlett live in Sioux Falls with their son, Grant. They can often be found enjoying our beautiful bike trails or visiting the ever evolving downtown area. Dr. Pillar also enjoys reading, sailing, visiting family and friends around the country, as well as traveling to new places.
Cheryl joined our team in June 2013. She grew up in Miller, SD and now lives in Salem, SD with her husband Brett. She will greet you with a friendly smile and takes pride in making our patients feel welcome. Cheryl will answer any insurance questions you may have and make sure you get the correct appointment scheduled. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading and being outdoors.
Becky is a USD graduate with her Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been with our office since 2010. She has received advanced training in the treatment and maintenance of periodontal disease using laser therapy and strives to make her patients healthy and comfortable. Becky and her husband Mark live in Sioux Falls with their two daughters, Adelyn and Reese.
Brittini is a graduate of the Lake Area Technical Institute, having received her associates degree in Dental Assisting in 2013. Since joining our team in 2016, she has continually strived to make every patient feel at ease. She is excellent at explaining procedures and helping answer any questions about dental treatment with a smile. She is originally from Wyoming. She is married to Jon and has her hands full with 3 girls: Jaden, Jenna, and Mia. When she is not captivated by teeth you can find her at Hobby Lobby, a Broncos game, vacuuming, painting, or hanging out with her family.
Kate originally started at Pillar Dental in 2011 where she worked as Dr. Pillar’s assistant for five years. After getting married and moving out of state for a few years, she is happy to be back with our team in the front office. She will help you in any way she can, from scheduling appointments to answering any dental treatment questions you may have. Kate lives in Sioux Falls with her husband Aaron and daughter Olivia. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, drinking coffee, and being outdoors.
Brooklyn is a USD graduate with her Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene and has been with our office since 2017. Her main priority is preventing oral gum disease with the latest technology while making her patients feel comfortable and relaxed. Brooklyn will provide you with oral home care instructions to keep you feeling confident and your smile looking bright. She grew up in Pierre, SD but moved to Sioux Falls after graduating from USD. When she isn’t working she likes to spend time cooking with her grandma and hanging out with friends and family.
Dr. Tara PalmerAssociate Dentist
Dr. Palmer grew up in Mitchell but is now living in Sioux Falls. She graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 2019. She had also attended the University of Iowa for her undergraduate studies.