Dr. Burhoop earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Creighton Dental School in 1994. He is passionate about investing time into extended education through professional courses, seminars and dental related study groups. Dr. Burhoop is always learning how to perfect his craft with the latest advances, materials, and techniques in the ever-changing field of dentistry. He is always looking to ensure that the patients at Lakeport Dental Care always receive the best quality dental care.
Dr. Penfield grew up in Elk Point, South Dakota before receiving her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Most recently, she completed dental school in April 2018 at Roseman University of Health Sciences in Utah. She’s looking forward to getting to treat the communities she grew up in! When she’s not at the office, Dr. Penfield enjoys spending time with family and friends, snow-skiing in the winter and being out on the lake in the summer.
Jessica is one of our wonderful Dental Assistants. She can be found working alongside Dr. Burhoop, helping Lindsay get her patients ready, and covering the front when needed. Jessica is an asset to Lakeport Dental Care’s friendly environment. She is helpful, speaks Spanish fluently, and is very welcoming and has a fun sense of humor! Jessica has a large extended family and keeps busy by going to the kids’ activities. On her down time she likes to read and watch movies.
Lindsay is also a member of our Dental Hygiene team. She is positive, fun and always wearing a warm welcoming smile. Lindsay is a proud Mother to her two daughters, Ella and Evalyn. They keep her very busy and are a joy to be around! Lindsay graduated from the University of South Dakota in 2001 with a Bachelors Degree in Dental Hygiene. Lindsay is a great addition to our team and absolutely loves her job supporting the Sioux City community.
Sherry is an experienced and wonderful Dental Assistant. She graduated from the Dental Assistant training program at Barksdale Air Force Base in Bossier City, LA. Sherry has over 16 years of dental assisting experience. Her many patient-care and lab duties keep her busy and she can often be found working alongside Dr. Burhoop supporting patient procedures. Sherry makes each patient’s visit pleasant by providing the best, most gentle care possible.
VickiFront Desk Coordinator
Vicki is our front desk coordinator, often the friendly voice our patients hear on the phone and the first smiling face they see when coming into the office. Vicki enjoys talking with patients and making them feel welcome. She loves that our team laughs together every day. Sometimes it’s because of a funny thing our kids did or might be something funny that happened at the office…it’s just one of the little things that makes Vicki such a pleasure to work with! Vicki has been married to her husband Randy for many years. They have a son Cade, as well as a very spoiled dog! They love to go for walks, do yard work, decorate, and shop.
Brenda joined our practice in February 2018. She graduated from Briar Cliff with a degree in Business Administration and a master’s in Management. Brenda brings a wealth of knowledge with her to the practice and has already established herself as a valued member of the team. She is looking forward to helping our Lakeport Dental practice grow. Brenda loves the fact that our team members truly love and care for each other and our patients like family. Outside of work, Brenda finds joy in spending time with her husband and their two daughters, Mariah and Kourtney and her stepson, Casey, his wife Heidi and their son Slevin. (She loves being grandma). She also enjoys reading, entertaining friends and family, playing with her dog, Jynx and shopping.
AshliFront Desk Coordinator
Ashli is a newer member to the team, but is thrilled to be able to work with a such great group of people. You might see her most often at our Knopik Family Dentistry location, but don’t be surprised to see her at Lakeport, too! She enjoys spending time with her son, boyfriend, and her boyfriend’s daughter. Family is the most important thing to her and is a huge animal lover. She also has an adventurous side that includes skydiving!