Our Team

Robert M. Kikel, DDS

Every person in the office of Robert M. Kikel DDS plays an important role in the care you receive. Please feel free to look through our bios and learn a little about us. We look forward to seeing you at the office.

Meet Our Team

Kristyn Cook - Receptionist

 Kristyn Cook

Kristyn is a lifelong resident and graduated from Miller county High School. She is currently taking online classes to pursue a degree in Dermatology. The best part of her job is meeting people and getting to know them. In her spare time she enjoys shopping and spending time with family, her animals and friends

Sandra Hall - Financial Coordinator

 Sandra Hall

I live in Bainbridge and worked for an OBGYN office for 13 years prior to coming to Dr. Kikel's office. I love working and meeting new people. When not at work I enjoy fishing, spending time with my grandbabies and the rest of my family.

Connie Phillips - Medicaid Coordinator

 Connie Phillips

Connie grew up in Tallahassee, Florida and moved to Bainbridge 7 years ago. Connie has an extensive background in administration and management. She enjoys meeting new people and assisting them in obtaining their goals. Connie has three sons and enjoys spending time with family and friends. In her spare time she enjoys spending time at the beach, fishing and she loves to travel

Dr. Robert Kikel, DDS

Dr. Robert KikelDDS

Dr.  Kikel grew up in Bedford, Ohio, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Miami University. Upon graduating from The Ohio State University Dental School in 1981 with his DDS, he moved to Colquitt one month later. After working with Dr. T. I. Brooks for a year and a half, he started his own practice in Colquitt. He received his Orthodontic Certificate from the United States Dental Institute in 1992.

He enjoys every aspect of dentistry and the interaction with his patients. He especially enjoys getting to know them and learning about them. The best part of his career is the smile on his patient’s faces when he completes a procedure.

Dr. Kikel is very involved in the community. He is Chairman of the Colquitt Miller County Recreation Department and on the advisory committee for The Headstart Program. He is a trustee at the Colquitt United Methodist Church and has been singing in the church choir for 30 years. He was President of the Sowega Dental Study Group and on the Board of Advisors at Darton College Hygiene School.

In his spare time, Dr. Kikel likes to travel, visit his daughter, listen to music, and play golf.

Shannon Sheffield - Certified Dental Assistant, CDA

 Shannon Sheffield - Certified Dental AssistantCDA

After graduating from Miller County High School, Shannon attended Albany Tech and received her degree in dental assisting and expanded functions. She also has a certificate in orthodontic assisting.

Shannon really enjoys her job and has been with Dr. Kikel for nineteen years. She loves meeting new people every day and helping people to love their smiles.

 When Shannon is not at work, you might find her hanging out with her family and friends. She enjoys hunting, fishing, camping, and going to the beach.

Nancy Phillips - Dental Assistant

 Nancy Phillips - Dental Assistant

A native of Colquitt, Nancy graduated from Miller County High School. She has been with our practice for over nine years because she really finds it rewarding to help people. She enjoys smile makeovers with dramatic before and after results. Nancy has a certificate for Orthodontic Assisting.

When Nancy is not helping patients at our office, she enjoys spending time with her family and working in her flowerbeds, like Dr. Kikel. She also enjoys fishing and hunting with her husband, Michael.

Michelle Chambless - Registered Dental Hygienist, RDH

 Michelle Chambless - Registered Dental HygienistRDH

Michelle is a native of Colquitt and graduated from Darton College in 2007 with an Associate of Science degree. She is a registered dental hygienist and has worked with Dr. Kikel since 2012. She enjoys working with patients of all ages to keep their smiles healthy and beautiful.

When she is not cleaning teeth, she is spending time with her husband and three year-old daughter, Copper Rose.