About Us

Kerry Carlson, DDS

Dr. Kerry Carlson attended Emporia State University for his undergraduate studies before going to dental school at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he graduated in 1988 with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He furthered his education by completing his General Practice Residency at St. Anthony Hospital in Oklahoma City.Dr. Carlson is a member of the American Dental Association®. He completes more than 30 hours of continuing education each year and is dedicated to treating his patients with a caring manner and environment.

Dr. Carlson and his wife Karen purchased Tim Ward Family Dentistry from Dr. Ward in December 2018. They have five children and three grandchildren. He enjoys watching all sports and especially enjoys playing golf. Outside of the office, his activities are centered on spending time with his family and friends.

Jennifer Young, DDS

Dr. Jennifer Young was raised in the river valley and graduated from Pottsville High School. She earned a bachelor degree in chemistry from Arkansas State University. She then went on to receive her Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Tennessee college of dentistry.

Dr. Young values providing patients comfort as well as peace of mind. She is an advocate for patient dental education and encourages comprehensive dental care for all patients. Dr. Young values spending time with her husband, her daughter and her Rat Terrier. In her free time, she enjoys camping, hiking, gardening and reading.