Chappell Family Dentistry has only one doctor and a small and dedicated staff. We look forward to meeting you and your family. If you’re interested in who we are, read below.
Dr. Travis Dickey is a Western Nebraska native who grew up near Morrill. He graduated from Chadron State College in 2007 with a bachelor of science degree and was accepted into dental school at the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry.
After graduating in 2011, Dr. Dickey returned to Western Nebraska where he practiced in the communities of Rushville, Chadron, Crawford, and Alliance. Dr. Dickey always dreamed of owning his own practice and found a perfect fit in Chappell, taking over the practices of Dr. Krueger and Dr. Low when they retired in May 2017.
Dr. Dickey enjoys living in Chappell with his wife, Taylor, and their children, Tucker and Tessa. He enjoys fishing, reading, going to movies, and binging on television series.
Wendy Willford is a dental hygienist at Chappell Family Dentistry. Wendy has worked in the field of dentistry since 1979 and graduated from Sheridan College with her degree in Dental Hygiene in 1981. She has worked in the Chappell office since 1997.
Wendy is a professional member of the Rocky Mountain Dental Hygiene Study Club and dedicated seven years serving as Board Member at Large for the Wyoming Dental Hygiene Association prior to moving to Nebraska. In her free time, Wendy enjoys traveling, scuba diving, fishing, kayaking, and crafting. She lives with her husband, Ed, and enjoys visiting her sons Mark and Ryan. Ryan and his wife, Heidi, have blessed Wendy with two grandbabies, Ryker and Layla.
Alisa Dykstra is a dental hygienist and office manager for Chappell Family Dentistry. Alisa graduated from Laramie County Community College where she studied dental hygiene and earned her Associates of Applied Science degree. She has been in the dental hygiene profession since 1998 and has worked for the office in Chappell since 2008.
Alisa is a professional member of the Rocky Mountain Dental Hygiene Study Club. She lives in Chappell with her two children, Rhett and Rheo, and her husband Paul.
Sarah Stegeman is a dental assistant at Chappell Family Dentistry. Sarah is originally from Washington and graduated at the top of her class in the TriTech Skills Center Dental Assisting Program in Kennewick, WA. She has been a dental assistant since 2002 and has worked in the Chappell office since 2012.
Sarah loves cooking and gardening. She and her husband Aaron and their four children, William, Nicholas, Lucas, and Mackenzie, live in Chappell.