By using advanced 3-D technology, digital treatment planning, and more than 25 years of clinical experience, our doctors are equipped to provide the most efficient and effective orthodontic care available. As committed leaders in the orthodontic field, we are in constant pursuit of increased patient comfort, decreased treatment times, and superior clinical results.
Dr. Hansen's dad, who was a leading pediatric dentist and original inventor of the electric toothbrush, provided her with the inspiration to become one of the first 100 women orthodontists in the United States. She launched her practice in Lee's Summit in 1989 and has developed a reputation for her strong character, mother-like nurturing, and outstanding clinical practices. Our practice has grown to include two doctors in two locations in Lee's Summit and Harrisonville.
Dr. Hansen has been recognized by numerous organizations as one of Kansas City's best orthodontists. Voted by moms in Kansas City, Lee's Summit and Harrisonville, our team was selected by KC Parents as one of the "Faves!"
After submitting cases and taking a rigorous test, Dr. Hansen's clinical skills and professional knowledge have earned her board certification from an esteemed panel of her orthodontic peers. Board certification is only earned by a fraction of orthodontists in the United States.
As a top 1% Invisalign Elite Provider, Dr. Hansen has achieved recognition as being one of the best Invisalign and Invisalign Teen providers in the country. This designation is only given to the top 1% of Invisalign providers in the country.
As one of the first 100 women orthodontists in the country, Dr. Hansen has been afforded the opportunity to help lay the foundation for other women in this career field. In addition, Dr. Hansen has been on the leading edge in the digital revolution of dentistry and orthodontics. As one of the early adopters of technology such as digital record taking, 3-D oral scanning, and Invisalign, Dr. Hansen has always been a leader in the field. As an orthodontist, she has also developed years of useful experiences that have helped her successfully treat thousands of orthodontic cases using both braces and Invisalign.
As a Christian and community member, Dr. Hansen enjoys volunteering at her church, going on mission trips, and sponsoring various civic organizations. She is a mother of two and lives with her husband in Lee’s Summit.
Since the start of her career, Dr. Lindquist has been fortunate to provide exceptional orthodontic care to hundreds of patients across the country. After finishing her undergraduate degree with honors, Dr. Lindquist received her DDS degree from UMKC School of Dentistry. While in school, Dr. Lindquist worked in an orthodontic practice in Kansas. After finishing her DDS, she followed her true passion of orthodontics by completing two years of orthodontic residency in Florida at Jacksonville University. Dr. Lindquist has recently enjoyed providing care for underprivileged children in New Mexico and helping them achieve the smile of their dreams!
Dr. Lindquist is a loving wife to her husband, Travis, and mother of a talented daughter. While not attending basketball games and rooting for her favorite KU team, Dr. Lindquist enjoys spending time with her friends going to Royals games and being with her dog, Kona, and her new puppy, Pearl.
1. Board Eligible & Board Certified by their peers for their excellent clinical results
Board certification is a distinction shared by only 25% of other orthodontists. It requires additional testing on their specialized orthodontic knowledge and technique. Dr. Hansen is a diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics.
2. Our doctors are among the most experienced Invisalign doctors in the country
Our doctors are among the most experienced Invisalign doctors in the country. Our practice is an Super Elite practice with Invisalign, meaning we are among the top 1% of Invisalign practices in North America. Our orthodontists have created hundreds of beautiful smiles with Invisalign, all while providing the convenience and ease of clear removable aligners.
3. Our doctors superior case experience
Our orthodontists use their specialized education and years of experience with each and every patient, ensuring they receive the best orthodontic care and smile of their dreams! As a full-time practice, our doctors see every patient at each of their appointments. Our office strives to provide convenient appointment availability, providing various days and times for flexibility with busy schedules.
Your first visit will be fun and educational. One of our wonderful treatment coordinators will start by taking a full set of diagnostic photos and a full mouth x-ray. Once completed, the doctor will complete a comprehensive orthodontic evaluation and speak with you about any reccomended treatment.