Meet Our Jonesboro Dentist & Team
At Troy Bartels, DDS, our Jonesboro dentist and dental team are knowledgeable, professional, and friendly. We work hard to make you feel right at home in our office. We look forward to meeting you and caring for your smile for a lifetime.Contact Us
Dr. Troy Bartels
Dr. Troy Bartels has been serving the Jonesboro Community for 22 years, with an early acceptance to dental school during his undergraduate at Arkansas State University and later earned his degree from Louisiana State School of Dentistry. Dr. Bartels went on to complete an Advanced General Dentistry Residency in New Orleans. As a dedicated supporter of community involvement, he serves on staff at St. Bernard’s Hospital Dental Department and the board of Delta Dental. Dr. Bartels stands by his commitment to providing each patient with excellent care by maintaining the highest levels of accreditation, participating in numerous hours of continuing education programs each year, and being a lifelong learner in the dental field. He loves working alongside his wonderful team to help patients achieve their optimal health. Dr. Bartels and his wife have three children. He and his family enjoy watching the Razorbacks and Red Wolves football. They are members of the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church and are so blessed to be part of the Jonesboro Community.
Brigitte is a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH). She has worked with Dr. Bartels since 1999. In addition to providing quality patient care, she can also be found helping in the front office. Brigitte enjoys reading, traveling, exercising, and spending time with her family.
Shalena is a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH). Shalena graduated from Arkansas State University where she received her bachelor’s degree in biology. She then graduated from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences with her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. She has been serving the patients of Troy Bartels, DDS since 2010. Her favorite part of her job is educating her patients on how to keep healthy, beautiful smiles. Shalena and her husband, Brandon, have two children, Claira and Bennett. When she is not in the office, she likes to spend her time enjoying the outdoors with her family.
Nicole is a registered dental hygienist. Nicole graduated from Lyon College with her bachelor’s degree in Biology. She then graduated from Concorde career college with her degree in Dental Hygiene. Her favorite part of her job is getting to interact with patients and helping them regain their confidence in their smile. Nicole enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.
Jessica is a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH). Jessica graduated from Missouri Southern State University with a Bachelor’s of Health Science and Dental Hygiene. She joined the Troy Bartels, DDS team in 2019. Her favorite part of working here is all the patients she’s been able to get to know and care for. Jessica and her husband Ben are both from Dexter, MO but have enjoyed making Jonesboro their home! When she’s not working she loves going for walks, cooking, or watching reality TV!
Registered Dental Assistant
Sarah is a Registered Dental Assistant and joined our team in November 2017. Sarah works chairside with Dr. Bartels assisting in procedures. When she’s not at the office, Sarah enjoys spending time with her boyfriend Timothy, daughter Kynley and dog Millie. She loves warm weather and hanging out by the water.
Sandy is our Schedule Coordinator. She has been with our team since November 2018. Sandy is the first person to greet you when you walk in the door. She will be the friendly voice you will hear when she calls to confirm or schedule your appointment. Sandy lives in Leachville with her husband, Josh, and son, Craig. They enjoy traveling and watching movies. She is also an active member of her church.
Jessica is our Office Manager. After working with Dr. Bartels since 2005, she can answer any financial or insurance question you may have. Jessica lives in Lake City with her husband, Jason. They love traveling and working in the garden.
Kaylee is our Financial Coordinator. She is able to assist with any insurance or financial questions. Kaylee is the smiling face that patients will see at check-in and check-out. Kaylee is a native of Jonesboro but now lives in Blytheville with her boyfriend Matt and two dogs Sadie and Duke. When she is not at the office she likes to spend time with family and friends and traveling.
Registered Dental Assistant
Victoria is a Registered Dental Assistant and joined our team in January 2022. Victoria works chairside with Dr. Bartels assisting in procedures. When Victoria has free time she loves to go visit her hometown in California. She loves warm weather, going to the beach, lakes, and rivers. Victoria also loves to spend time with her family and friends.
Registered Dental Assistant
Taylor is a Registered Dental Assistant. She joined our team in March 2017, and works chairside with Dr. Bartels assisting in procedures. Taylor is originally from Illinois, and moved to Arkansas in 2016. She attended Waubonsee Community College where she received her Dental Assisting license. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her 3 kids and husband, normally outdoors.
"I was there for my 6 mo checkup and cleaning. The staff was great and friendly as always. I highly recommend Dr. Troy Bartels and staff for all dental needs!!"
"For the past 11 years, I've had the pleasure of being a patient of Dr. Bartlels! Not only is the staff welcoming, warm, and incredibly hardworking, Dr. Bartels is a knowledgeable, professional, gentle, and personable!"
Read more about how our team was featured in the Hearts to Hands Award!