Welcome Dr. Katie Keck!
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Nebraska Family Dentistry welcomes Dr. Katie Keck! This Midwest native has a passion for science, art, and serving others. Her exceptional skills, dedication to patient care, and passion for dentistry make her a fantastic addition to our team of caring dental professionals.
When Dr. Katie Keck thought about a career she knew dentistry was the perfect fit for her. Dr. Keck says…
“My appreciation for dentistry started as a child. I had positive experiences going to the dentist and was so grateful for a healthy and straight smile. I actually begged my parents for braces on my birthday. So, when I was deciding on a career I knew dentistry was right for me as it combines my passions of art, science, and serving others.” – Dr. Katie Keck
Dr. Keck wants every patient to know that she “serves people, not just teeth, to smile more and to look and feel your best!“
Dr. Katie Keck loves prioritizing oral health
In fact, she love prioritizing oral health so much that she’s confident she can greatly improve your overall well-being by reducing the risks of other diseases. Ultimately, she shares that the biggest key is prevention.
The benefits of oral health and replacing missing teeth are beyond measure as it can drastically change your quality of life. Not only is being able to smile confidently with healthy teeth and gums life changing, it is also life saving as known benefits show that it can improve both your heart health and your brain health.
What Are Dr. Katie Keck’s Top 3 Secrets?
Listen, Educate, and Empower!
Dr. Keck’s top three secrets to making patients feel comfortable while in her care is to listen, educate, and empower. Before performing any procedure, she will let you know exactly what to expect. She says, “Ensuring that you can make educated decisions about your oral and overall health is a part of my job that I truly love.”
How Can Dr. Katie Keck Help You?
To assist in educating you, Dr. Keck never stops learning and will diligently listen to the needs, wants, and obstacles patients and the general public are facing when it comes to their oral health. Thus, she is able to help her patients overcome barriers in the best way possible.
Her personal mission is to change the course of history and make going to the dentist something to actually look forward to. Dr. Keck knows that one of the greatest barriers to seeking treatment is fear and anxiety. Whether it’s a fear of needles, or something else, fear alone or fear paired with anxiety can keep many people away from the dentist. Another thing that can keep people from seeking treatment is finding the right dental provider. If you can’t find a provider you’re comfortable seeing, that can make you’re time in the dental office anxiety provoking.
What does this mean for you?
It means that Dr. Katie Keck is extremely passionate about helping her patients overcome dental fear and dental anxiety, so they seek regular dental care.
Afterall, it’s the greatest gift she can offer for the benefit of both oral health and overall well-being. As a dentist she knows that most dental diseases are silent, and avoiding care often leads to significant dental issues and can put a patient’s overall health and well-being at risk.
What makes a great dentist?
Dr. Katie Keck Says…
A great dentist is someone who builds relationships with their patients and never forgets that they are working on a person, not just a tooth. Some of the values that speak to Dr. Katie the most include:
- Empathy toward patients
- Provides education in a politically correct and kind manner
- Understands the importance of connecting dental health to overall health
- Positive energy and effective communication
So, if you want to improve your smile we are here. Dr. Keck’s dental team offers judgment-free dentistry and promises to listen to your goals to help you get your confidence back. Dr. Katie Keck offers the following dental services and more:
READY TO MEET DR. KATIE KECK?
Dr. Keck can be found at the following two locations:
Contact either of the above listed locations.
We’d be honored to help you!
More About Dr. Katie Keck…
Dr. Katie Keck completed her studies at the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry, and, now, she has decided to bring her talents to the community of Lincoln, NE.
- University of Nebraska – Omaha – Bachelor of Arts in Biology
- UNMC College Of Dentistry – Doctor of Dental Surgery
- Wichita State University – AEGD
(Advanced Education in General Dentistry)
- Student Achievement award in Endodontics
Frequently Asked Questions about
Dr. Katie Keck
What values speak to you?
Dr. Katie Keck knows that many things are important, however, some of the most important values to her that she can, in turn, deliver to patients are:
Dr. Keck knows that an honest, dependable, kind healthcare provider of any kind is something that is desired by many patients. Afterall, a strong foundation helps foster solid relationships with patients, which can also lead to better communication, understanding, and ultimately, a healthier, happier you!
What areas of dentistry do you enjoy?
Dental implants allow us to replace teeth in a way unlike before. They are life changing and can help patients smile and chew again.
What are your personal mission goals when it comes to dentistry?
My personal mission is to change the course of history and make going to the dentist something to actually look forward to. One of the greatest barriers to seeking treatment is the fear and anxiety many people face when going to the dentist. Overcoming that so my patients seek regular care is the greatest gift I can give for ones oral health and well being. This is because we know that most dental disease is silent, and avoiding care often leads to significant dental issues and can put ones health and well-being at risk.
I also want to raise awareness on how oral health and dentistry can increase our quality of life. I make educational TikTok videos with a touch of humor to be able to reach more people.
What are you most proud of?
The way I care for others. I wear my heart on my sleeve.
What is the most unique or interesting thing about you that most people probably don’t know?
I’ve gone viral on TikTok!
What is your personal wellness plan for 2023?
My personal wellness plan for 2023 is to spend more time with family, less time on my phone, and prioritize self care.
What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever received?
Just go for it and say yes to opportunities that come your way. If you’re dreams don’t scare you, they aren’t big enough!
What do you like to do in your free time?
Get outside! There is nothing like fresh air.
Dr. Katie Keck looks forward To meeting you!
Dr. Katie Keck is dedicated to continuing to make the Nebraska Family Dentistry dental group the friendliest dental office in town, ensuring that each patient feels welcomed and comfortable while receiving the highest standard of care.
Additionally, she values creating a positive environment for both patients and our incredible team, fostering positive collaboration,
respect, and professional growth.
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We have 7 locations in Lincoln, NE
Lincoln Family Dentistry – Central Lincoln
South Lincoln Family Dentistry – South Lincoln
Northeast Lincoln Family Dentistry– Northeast Lincoln
Preserve Family Dentistry – East Lincoln
Coddington Dental – West Lincoln
Nebraska Family Dentistry has Lincoln Dental clinics in all parts of Lincoln. Choose a “near me dentist” location that is convenient for you.