Meet Our Team

acob Young | Raymore Missouri Dentist   Jacob D. Young D.D.S 

Jacob D. Young D.D.S. has been providing excellent, compassionate dental care for over 10 years! A native of Ventura, Ca, Dr. Young moved to the Kansas City area in 1995 and began his undergraduate studies at UMKC, obtaining his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology. He then continued his education a the UMKC School of Dentistry and entered into private practice in 2004. Dr. Young places high value on deep community connections and is active in serving the Kansas City community through outstanding dental care as well as volunteering time and services to local residents. He has acted as co-chairman for the annual Walk for Health Foundation, raising much needed funds for the Cass County Dental Clinic. Some of the other organizations that he has worked with include:

Team Smile
Missouri Mission of Mercy
Share a smile with a Vet
Great Lakes Dental - Military dental clinic
Dr. Young prides himself in being well-educated and knowledgeable on the latest dental advances and technologies. He regularly attends Continuing Education conferences, lectures and is a member of multiple professional organizations, including:

American Dental Association
Missouri Dental Association
Greater Kansas City Dental Association
Academy of General Dentistry
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
In his free time, Dr. Young enjoys staying active with running and sport activities. He loves to root for the Kansas City Chiefs, Royals and Sporting KC soccer! Dr. Young also enjoys coaching and being involved with his kid's sports and activities. Dr. Young and his wife, Julie have 3 children - Dalton, Madalyn and Colton.

Raymore Dentist Dr. Young Dental Team

Jody, Raymore Dentist Office ManagerJody

Office Manager

Jody joined the practice in 2006 with Dr. Stewart and transitioned through Dr. Stewart’s retirement to the new ownership of Dr. Young.  Jody started her dental career as a dental assistant before being promoted to Office Manager in 2011 and is a member of The American Association of Dental Office Managers. Her love of dentistry is evident with her care and concern for our patients. She knows the ins and the outs of the insurance world and can answer any question you have about your visit at our office. Jody grew up in Kirksville MO but now lives in Independence MO with her husband Jason, baby boy Austin, and two dogs Lucy and Rider. In her free time Jody enjoys sightseeing, museums, and photographing all that Kansas City has to offer.

Tricia, Raymore Dental Hygienist


Registered Dental Hygienist

Tricia, one of our registered dental hygienists, joined our team in 2012. A Northern California native, Tricia now lives with her husband, Jon, and their 3 kids- Aiden, Cole, and Quinn, in Independence, Missouri.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, volunteering, music, running and competing in races, and cheering on her favorite team- the San Francisco 49ers!  Tricia loves being a hygienist and gets great joy from interacting and laughing with patients and meeting new people.

Jennifer, Raymore Dental Hygienist


Registered Dental Hygienist

Jennifer recently joined our Dental Hygiene team this past year. She attended Missouri State University as an undergrad, then Concorde Career College for her Dental Hygiene degree. When not working, Jennifer spends most of her time with her husband and two Chihuahuas, and is expecting her first baby in December. She also loves photography and spending time outdoors. Jennifer has always wanted to be a Dental Hygienist and loves being able to help others feel more confident about their smile

Heather, Raymore Dental Assistant


Dental Assistant

Heather joined Dr. Young in July 2012 and is a fun, energetic dental assistant who loves to make people laugh. She received her Associates degree in 2009 before starting her career in the dental field. Heather makes it her goal for every patient to be comfortable when they visit our office for treatment. She enjoys getting to know her patients and loves that they leave the office with a healthier, more confident smile. Heather grew up in Harrisonville MO but now lives in Raymore with her husband Jared and two little girls, Peyton and Paisley. In her free time she loves to spend time at the lake with her family, go shopping and watch the Chiefs and Royals.

Mallory, Raymore Dentist Front Office Coordinator


Front Office Coordinator

Mallory started her dental career in 2009 as a dental assistant. She joined Dr. Young’s office in January 2013 and made the change to front office coordinator. Mallory plans out our days and keeps us on track with our daily happenings. From treatment planning, to scheduling, to assisting when needed, she is an office rover who’s never afraid to step in where needed. Mallory grew up in Lee’s Summit MO but now lives in Raymore with her husband Ray and their three “fur babies” Emma, Ellie, and Jaxx. She is currently attending night school and taking online classes to earn her Bachelor’s degree from Baker University. In her free time she loves to volunteer at Wayside Waifs, spend time with family, and watch Sporting KC.

Sandy, Raymore Dentist Dental Assistant


Dental Assistant

Sandy is the newest member to join our dental team in May 2014 as a dental assistant. She started her assisting career in 1979 in West Virginia and has worked in the Kansas City area since 1985. She obtained her restorative expanded functions certificate in 2009. Sandy is a warm, caring person who wants to make sure each patient has a comfortable and positive experience. In her spare time she loves to read, travel and spend time with her family and pets.