Sarina Harman-Tinnel, D.D.S.
Creating Beautiful Smiles

Meet The Team

Our dedicated and motivated staff has one primary goal—your utmost comfort! We feel it’s important that you understand the treatment that you’ll be receiving so that you can relax during the procedure. Our staff is eager to answer any questions regarding your dental care. Please feel free to share with us your needs and concerns. 






Cindy has been in dentistry for 22 years, primarily in the Shawnee area, as an office manager and receptionist.  She combines those years of experience in the dental field with previously owning her own business which owned for 15 yrs.  She also enjoys maintaining her real estate commercial business properties on the famous 39th street entertainment district.

She is extremely talented and truly cares about everyone.  She handles all tasks gracefully and is a joy to be around.  She has learned through her years of experience to treat each patient as an individual.  With her expanded knowledge of appointment scheduling and insurance filing she is bound to know the answer to any question within the dental office. 

Cindy loves to spend time with family and her two talented sons. The outdoors and gardening are a few of her passions. 


Dawn was born in Tonganoxie, Kansas and moved to the Kansas City area 32 years ago and, has lived and worked in the Shawnee area for all of her adult life.

Dawn graduated from Turner High School and attended classes at The Kansas University for a period of time.  Dawn continued her education at Concorde Career Institute and received her certification in supra-gingival scaling with expanded duties in 1998.  Dawn has worked in dentistry over 21 years and has a broad knowledge of all aspects of dental care and treatment.  She combines that professionalism with a sense of humor putting all patients at ease whether it is a patient’s initial or return visit to our office.

During her time away from the office, she loves spending time with her husband, Don, their three children and two grand-daughter's, Lucy and Stella.


Cassy is a graduate from the University of Missouri—Kansas City Dental Hygiene Program. She attended the University of Missouri Kansas City for all four years of her education and in May 2011 obtained her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene Degree.

Cassy strives to provide both comprehensive and gentle oral health care to all patients. She believes that achieving optimal oral health is collaboration between herself as a provider and the patient. She enjoys creating a relaxing environment for patients and providing them with the most beneficial oral health education for each individual patient.

Cassy loves to spend time with her husband Cody and their beautiful daughter Allie. They also have two crazy Pomeranians at home, named Coco and Pippa. In Cassy’s spare time she enjoys playing softball, reading, and crafting.


Elizabeth is a recent graduate from Shawnee Mission North High School, but has been a familiar face at the office ever since she was a little girl.  She is passionate about life and is embracing dentistry and all is has to offer.  She loves marketing but is an absolute natural at clinical chairside assisting, her skills in dentistry are crossed trained from administration to clinical and she enjoys the variety.


She is extremely talented and has many future visions.  Her compassionate demeanor with patient’s and positive interaction with staff makes her an asset to the practice.  She has learned in life to cherish each day as a blessing.


Elizabeth enjoys spending time with her family, her Dad is a true inspiration.  Playing sports and enjoying Kansas City are a few of her interests.


Becky has been in dentistry for over 20 years, she has extremely polished clinical skills and brings a five star experience to each patient.  She also enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 amazing kids. 


Brianna is originally from Hays, Kansas.  She attended the University of Kansas for three years before moving to Kansas City in 2014 to attend the University of Missouri-Kansas City Dental Hygiene Program.  She graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in May 2016.

Brianna has always been passionate about dental health as she grew up working in her Dad's dental practice in Hays.  She enjoys educating patients about oral health while providing a comforting environment for her patients.  Her outgoing and friendly personality puts patients at ease.  

Brianna loves spending time with her family and friends.  She enjoys being active and spending time outdoors, traveling and exploring all the exciting things Kansas City has to offer. 


Samantha was born and raised in the Kansas City area. She currently lives in Olathe, KS. She joined our team in 2014 shortly after graduating from Everest College with a degree in Dental Assisting. Sam did an exceptional job in her program, finishing with a 4.0 GPA and perfect attendance in 2014!
She brings her fun and vibrant personality with her to work each day. Sam is hardworking, dependable and will always have a smile on her face. You will see her in the front office balancing the phone duties gracefully and you will see her silly side when you are the patient. She has just started in dentistry but she is very eager to learn and loves her career. Her dedication to her dental career is astounding to see, as she is the youngest team member!
During her time away from the office she enjoys spending time with her daughter, Payton. They enjoy cooking, playing dress-up, and going fishing.