Kim C. Sykora grew up on the edge of the Great Plains in southwestern Minnesota. A Biology major at the U of MN, he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University Of Minnesota School Of Dentistry in 1983. He received the award for the top clinician of his class of 150 after his first two years there.
After dental school, he returned to his hometown of Marshall MN, where he started a scratch dental practice. After seven years, he and his wife Yvonne felt led to go with their three young children to Papua New Guinea to work in support of Bible translation at the largest missionary support base in the world.
When their youngest child graduated from High School in 2003, they decided to return to the US. After living in paradise, they didn’t want to return to blizzard country and decided to settle near West Chester.
Kim and Yvonne are very involved at Covenant Fellowship Church in Glen Mills, serving as community group leaders and singing in the Covenant Fellowship Chorale. They are serious vegetable and flower gardeners. Kim likes to putz around in his workshop doing woodworking and welding projects.
Yvonne started working full time for Dr. Sykora in 2010, but she has had the pleasure of being his marriage partner since 1978. They make a great team. She works hard to keep the office organized and efficient so that he can do what he loves: care for his patients. She enjoys tending to all the details that are necessary for keeping the office running smoothly.
Yvonne and Dr. Sykora are avid gardeners, and they love going home from work and picking everything they need for dinner. Yvonne also enjoys flower gardening and making arrangements for the office during the summer months. She and Dr. Sykora sing in a small vocal ensemble, and Yvonne plays the flute. Having friends and family in their home is another of their favorite things. They have five grandchildren and enjoy spending time with them.
Wendy (Dental Hygienist)
Wendy graduated from Thomas Jefferson University with a BS in Dental Hygiene. Her passion is helping patients better understand their oral health for the benefit of optimum overall health. She has three adult sons and enjoys fishing with her husband and sons in her spare time.
Celene (Dental Assistant)
Celene has worked in the dental field for three years and is currently attending college to pursue a degree in business management. She is a member of New Beginnings Fellowship and enjoys simple local adventures.
Sadie (Dental Assistant)
Sadie graduated from a dental assisting program in August of 2019. She loves everything about dentistry and this job especially. She loves that we’re like family here. She lives in West Chester with her five year old son and two cats. She goes on mini adventures with her son in her free time. She looks forward to having you in her chair.
Erica (Front Desk)
Erica graduated with a business management degree from Grove City College in 2019 and has been in this office ever since. She is passionate about serving people and making them feel welcome. In her spare time, she enjoys water coloring, baking and cooking with her husband.
Kristen (Front Desk)
Kristen is passionate about dentistry and loves her job. She went to school for her phlebotomy certification and then decided that dentistry would be more fun and rewarding. She loves to help the team function well and helps out wherever she is needed. She and her husband live in Delaware with their two beautiful daughters. She loves to craft in her spare time.
Anna (Front Desk)
Anna is a part-time receptionist here at the office. She’s been with us for 5 years and makes sure that our schedules are in order for each day. She loves working with the team and calls us her friends. She lives in West Chester with her family and is attending West Chester University, studying early childhood education. In her free time, she loves to bake, draw and spend time with her nieces and nephews.