Meet the team at Orchard Meadows Family Dental & Denture Clinic. We are full-service dental office with an onsite cosmetic dentistry lab. Our team specializes in quality dentistry at an affordable price, and we pride ourselves on giving our patients the highest possible level of service through advance preparation, education, and attention to detail.
We believe in taking care of your teeth through your lifetime by using the latest dental advances to educate patients on oral health and preventative maintenance – your comfort, care and happiness is our top priority.
Dr. Mark Garner
Dr. Mark Garner is the founder and CEO of Orchard Meadows Family Dental & Denture Clinic. Although not a native of Rapid City, he calls it home. Dr. Mark moved here when he was 15 and graduated from Rapid City Central High School in 1993. After high school, he enlisted in the United States Air Force and spent six years serving our country. After his military service, Dr. Mark attended the University of Nebraska Medical Center-College of Dentistry, and in 2006 he graduated with his Doctor of Dental Science (DDS) degree, with high distinction. He was inducted in the national dental honor society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) — one of only four students in his graduating class.
Dr. Garner strongly believes in giving back to and serving our community. He was instrumental in bringing two charity organizations to Rapid City designed to give free dental services to those less fortunate and without access to care. Dentistry from the Heart (link: https://dentistryfromtheheart.org/) is a day set aside for the less fortunate to receive free dentistry, no questions asked. Freedom Day (link: https://www.freedomdayusa.org/) is specifically designed to serve our underserved Veterans who may not have access to regular dental care. Dr. Mark and his team have also been on mission trips to Costa Rica, providing free dental services to residents in dire need of care.
Dr. Garner is a member of the American Dental Association, the South Dakota Dental Association, the Black Hills District Dental Society, the American Association of Facial Esthetics, the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
When not making an impact on his patients’ lives at the office, Dr. Mark loves traveling and exploring the Black Hills on foot or on his motorcycle with his wife Lindsey and their eight children.
Dr. Brady Perdue
Dr. Brady Perdue is a native of Central Oregon. After graduating from high school Dr Perdue completed a two-year service mission for his church, where he became fluent in Spanish. Upon returning home from his mission he completed his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University and then went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York University in 2019.
Dr. Perdue loved his time living in New York City, but after four years he was ready to move back to the West and be closer to family. He was primarily drawn to Orchard Meadows Family Dental & Denture Clinic because of their patient focused practice and their strong commitment to serving the community. Dr Perdue enjoys continually learning and increasing his skills as a general dentist and is excited to soon be trained in placing dental implants.
When Dr. Perdue is not in the office helping his patients, he loves spending time with his wife, Whitney, and their Goldendoodle, Zoe. They love spending time outdoors and exploring the Black Hills. His other love is sports. He grew up playing sports and continues to love playing sports and following his favorite sports teams and players. Go BYU Cougars!
Dr. Tyler Juhlin
Dr. Juhlin grew up in Norfolk, Nebraska in the northeast part of the state. After high school he enrolled in the University of Nebraska and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, before entering the U of N Medical Center, where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) in 2021.
Based on his love of the great outdoors, Dr. Juhlin decided to make Rapid City and the Black Hills his new home following graduation. After meeting with Dr. Mark and the rest of the team, and seeing the upbeat, supportive environment around the clinic, he felt Orchard Meadows Family Dental & Denture Clinic was the best place to begin his dental career.
Dr. Juhlin’s current focus is providing general dentistry to all age groups. He is eager to continue learning how he can best serve his patients through the latest advancements and best treatment available. Future treatment areas include working with patients seeking implants and Invisalign treatment.
During his free time, Dr. Juhlin enjoys staying active through golf, tennis, working out, and hiking. He was recently introduced to hunting and fly fishing and the streams throughout the Black Hills. When it’s time to relax you can typically find Dr. Juhlin listening to music, playing video or board games, or taking in just about any sporting event you’d care to mention.
Neddie started with Orchard Meadows Family Dental in October 2012 as the Patient Care Coordinator. She moved to the Financial Coordinator, then to Office Manager, and is now the Chief Operating Officer, overseeing all day-to-day operations in practice. Neddie graduated from Western Dakota Tech in 2014 with Expanded Function Dental Assistant and Radiology Certifications. She stays current on dental trends with continuing education credits exceeding the requirements of the State of South Dakota to provide her patients with the best of what dentistry has to offer. Outside of the office Neddie and her husband Kyle enjoy traveling, yoga, hiking, and spending time with their two beautiful kids.
Nicole’s dental career started in high school in 1994 working in her hometown dental office. She received her Dental Assisting certificate and Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene at the North Dakota State College of Science. Nicole has worked in Rapid City since 1999 and joined Orchard Meadows Family Dental & Denture Clinic in 2016. Her deep care and concern for people is reflected in her positive attitude and delivery of dental services. She enjoys staying current on the latest research in preventative oral health care and studied Ultrasonics in Provo, Utah under Dr. George M. Bailey DDS, Periodontics. Nicole has served as President of the Black Hills Dental Hygiene Association and Secretary of the South Dakota Dental Hygiene Association. She loves volunteering, offering her talents during a mission trip to Belize as well as local at the United Way day of caring, Dentistry from the Heart and Freedom Day. Her enjoyment comes from spending time with family and friends, camping and hiking with her husband and two children, Hallmark movies, reading and hockey.
Cassandra grew up in the Black Hills and began her dentistry career in 2008 as an orthodontist’s assistant. She received her associate degree in Dental Hygiene from Sheridan College, in Sheridan Wyoming, in 2016. Because of her background in orthodontics, Cassandra has a passion for myofunctional disorders – problems with mouth and facial muscles that can lead to problems swallowing or speaking. She is currently furthering her education to help her patients with those issues. Cassandra’s primary goal is to listen to her patient’s needs and concerns and provide the best possible dental experience. When not working with her patients, Cassandra enjoys spending her free time outdoors hiking, paddle boarding, and going on adventures with her daughter.
Haley was born in Las Vegas, Nevada and moved with her family to the Black Hills while she was in middle school. After graduating from high school, she ran track at Black Hills State University, but decided she wanted to pursue a career in dentistry. Haley transferred to Sheridan College dental hygiene program in Sheridan, WY and received the Golden Scaler Award – an award given each year to a hygiene student for outstanding clinical achievement. Following graduation in 2016, Haley returned to Rapid City and worked at another dental practice before coming to Orchard Meadows in 2020. Haley loves the outdoors and spends her free time fishing, boating, hiking, golfing, and snowboarding. She also enjoys singing and live music events.
Amber graduated from the University of South Dakota with a degree in Dental Hygiene in 1995. She started her career in Bismarck, ND and moved to Rapid City in 2001. A career highlight for Amber happened in 2003 when she took part in a dental mission trip to Romania. She used primitive equipment to help a population in extreme need for dental services. Amber and her husband, Chris, have a teenage son and daughter that consume their time with multiple sporting activities. In the summer, Amber and family spend their time together fishing and tubing at their cabin on the Missouri River. They also love the hills and enjoy geocaching while riding the trails.
Kimberlee grew up in a small town in southeastern Montana. In 2021, she received a Bachelor of Applied Sciences in dental hygiene through the University of Wyoming, while attending the SheridanCollege Dental Hygiene Program in Sheridan, WY. Following graduation, Kimberlee decided to make theBlack Hills her new home and started at Orchard Meadows Family Dental in June of that year. She is very passionate about providing the best possible patient care. When not helping patients, Kimberlee keeps busy camping, traveling, enjoying the outdoors, and helping on the family ranch back in Montana.
Faith has called the Black Hills home since 2007 and began her dentistry career in 2013. She started as a dental assistant alongside Dr. Mark for two years before moving to Arizona to pursue a Dental Hygiene degree. Faith received her associate degree in Dental Hygiene from Mohave College, in Bullhead City, AZ in 2022. She then returned to Rapid City and rejoined Orchard Meadows. Faith is passionate about dental hygiene and strives to provide a comfortable, patient-focused experience. When she is not working with patients Faith enjoys gardening, reading, hiking, and exploring the Black Hills.
Sarah is a native of Polson, MT and at the age of three moved to Spearfish, SD with her family. After high school she took a position as a dental assistant for a local dental practice. She enrolled in an apprenticeship program through Western Dakota Technical College where she achieved her license as a Certified Dental Assistant with expanded functions and Dental Radiographs in 2002; passing her Dental Assisting National Board in 2007. For seven years she worked in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery and completed The Dental Anesthesia Assistant National Certification Examination. Since joining Orchard Meadows Family Dental & Denture Clinic, Sarah has developed professionally, and her skills have broadened with hands on denture and bridge work. Her love of helping people as well as her passion of dentistry has spanned a 16-year career and it shows in her interaction with her patients. You will find Sarah spending time with her family and friends, watching movies or reading a good book and venturing in the outdoors.
Sheila was born and raised in Rapid City and moved, with her husband Jason to Maine in 2001. After 15 years in our eastern most state, Sheila and the family moved back to South Dakota. She enrolled in the Dental Assistant program at Western Dakota Tech and graduated in May 2019 and joined the Orchard Meadows team in September. In her free time, Sheila enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, camping and baking.
Madi began working at Orchard Meadows front desk in 2016 and soon decided to make the dental field a career. She enrolled in the Western Dakota Tech Dental Assistant program and graduated in May 2018. Following graduation, Madi worked in a local dental office and rejoined the Orchard Meadows team in August 2019. Madi loves taking care of her patients needs, no matter their age. When caring for her patients, Madi loves spending time with family, friends and her two cats Liam and Gem.
Tia is from Hill City, SD and graduated from Lake Area Technical Institute in 2017 as a Registered Dental Assistant with expanded functions. In 2019 she received her Associates degree in Applied Sciences for Dental Assisting and moved back to Rapid City following graduation. Tia initially worked in an orthodontics office but decided to switch to general dentistry and started at Orchard Meadows in February 2020. In addition to her dentistry career, Tia is a Human Resources Specialist with the South Dakota National Guard. In her spare time she likes to hang out with family and friends, and taking part in outdoor activities with her dog Zoey.
Myriah grew up in eastern South Dakota and attended Lake Area Technical Institute in Watertown, SD where she received an associate of dental assisting and expanded functions degree in 2013. Myriah passed her dental assisting national board test in 2018, and currently holds dental assisting licenses in both South Dakota and Minnesota. After graduation, Myriah worked in a general dentistry practice East River before moving to the Black Hills in 2017 where she worked in another general dentistry office. In 2019 she switched to an orthodontic clinic but missed general dentistry and came to Orchard Meadows in 2020. When not working with her patients, Myriah enjoys spending time hiking in the Hills, thrifting, hanging out with family and friends, and playing with her two dogs, Frankie and Maya.
Janetha is the oldest of three children and was born and raised in Gillette, Wyoming. In May 2018 she graduated with a degree in Dental Assisting from Western Dakota Tech and went to work for a local dental practice before coming to Orchard Meadows Family Dental in August 2020. When not helping her patients, Janetha spends her free time with family and friends, and spoiling her two English bulldogs, Dexter and Lux.
Jamie was born and raised in Rapid City. She joined the Orchard Meadows Family Dental & Denture Clinic team in 2021 after graduating from Western Dakota Tech in 2020 with a degree in Dental Assisting. Jamie is the mother of two children – a five-year-old and a two-year-old – and one dogs. In her free time, Jamie likes listening to music and outdoor activities with her family.
Sudsea is originally from Washington state and that’s where her parents came up with her unique name – from the ‘suds’ on the ‘sea’. She worked at another local dental practice for a year before joining the Orchard Meadows team in November 2021. Sudsea has two kids and two dogs that keep her busy. When not helping her patients, she loves hiking and geocaching throughout the Black Hills. She also loves to travel and is hooked on singing songs from Disney movies.
Aspen was born and raised in Nebraska but has called the Black Hills her home since 2014. She started in dentistry in 2015 on the office/administrative side, but after three years she realized she had a passion for clinical work and switched to dental assisting in 2018. Aspen joined the Orchard Meadows team in 2022 and soon after passed her Dental Assisting National Board exam. She and her husband, Jeremiah, have three young children and in their free time the family stays busy with outdoor activities and playing board games.
Kelia was born and raised in Rapid City, SD. She was graduated from Western Dakota Tech in 2020 and worked at another local dental office before joining the Orchard Meadows Family Dental team in May 2022. When not helping her patients, Kelia enjoys going to the lake, fishing, hanging with friends and family. She’s also getting married to the love her life, Sawyer, in 2023.
Billie was born and raised in Trier, Germany. In 2003, she attended dental school in her hometown and has been assisting ever since. Billie met her husband, Eric, in 2006 while he was in the United States Air Force and stationed in Germany. Eric has since retired from the military and they have called the Black Hills home since 2016. The couple also have a 9-year-old son, Zion, and a dog named Farrah. The family loves to go camping, and on adventures in the outdoors. In her free time, Billie also enjoys spending time at the gym.
Jo is originally from Poland and moved to England when she was 18 years old. That’s where she met Billy, her future husband. At the time, Billy was in the United States Air Force (USAF) and stationed at RAF Mildenhall – a Royal Air Force station that primarily supports USAF operations. They got married, had three children, and lived all around the world, including a few years at Ellsworth AFB. Their time at Ellsworth made an impression, so when Billy’s military career ended the family moved to Rapid City, and in 2022, Jo started working at Orchard Meadows Family Dental & Denture Clinic.
Amy started in the dental field in 2005 and graduated from the Western Dakota Tech Dental Assisting program in 2007. Her passion for providing the highest level of service led her to specialize in the front office patient care where she coordinates patient communication and scheduling. Amy grew up and raised her four children here in Rapid City. In her free time, Amy enjoys hiking, camping, and photography with her husband, Shawn and children Joslin, Jewel, Ian and Caine.
Murphy was born and raised in Aberdeen, SD. After high school, she earned an Associate Degree in Human Services/Mental Health from Lake Area Technical Institute in Watertown, SD. Murphy then married her high school sweetheart, Brett, and moved to California when he joined the Marine Corps. Following his honorable discharge in 2019, the couple moved to Rapid City and Murphy joined the Orchard Meadows team in 2022. She’s currently finishing her pre-requisites for dental hygiene school and plans to one day move from the clinic side of the office. Outside of work, Murphy spends her free time — which is scarce — with her family and three crazy dogs.
Sara was born and raised in Rapid City and graduated from Central High School in 2014. She spent four and half years working at a local call center, but grew tired of never meeting the people she was helping. She took some advice from her sister in law (Jamie, one of our dental assistants) and came to work at Orchard Meadows Family Dental & Denture Clinic in May 2022. Sara says she enjoys all things dark, spooky, and Halloween related. When not helping patients, Sara likes spending time with her significant other Teran, his son, and her “fur baby” Chevelle.
Billie was born in Charleston, South Carolina while her Air Force parents were stationed at Charleston AFB. In 2006, the family moved to Rapid City and made it their home. After graduating high school, Billie attended Brigham Young University-Idaho in Rexburg, where she met her future husband, Matt. Billie graduated from BYU-Idaho in July 2020 with a degree in international studies, but prior to graduation, Billie and Matt had a baby boy. In October 2021, Billie came to work at Orchard Meadows Family Dental & Denture Clinic, first as executive assistant to Dr. Mark and Neddie, the organization’s chief operating officer. Billie later added the patient experience coordinator to her list of chores. Outside of work, Billie enjoys spending her free time with her growing family, either in the kitchen or doing anything outdoors.
Maddy was born and raised here in Rapid City. She joined the Army National Guard as a dental technician in December 2013 and moved to the Orchard Meadows team in 2021. Maddy – aka ‘Mads’ – loves camping, frolicking, fire dancing and spoiling her corgi puppy Gus.
Taylor was born in Wyoming but grew up in the Black Hills. Following her graduation from Rapid City Central High School in 2017, Taylor attended Eastern Wyoming College in their veterinary technology program, but after much thought and consideration Taylor decided the animal industry was not for her. She realized that the dental industry is where she belonged, so in 2022 Taylor joined our team as the first hygiene coordinator. She is also planning on attending dental hygiene school later this year. In her free time, you can find Taylor with friends or family, hiking around the hills with her dog Diesel, or enjoying the races at one of the local race tracks.
Scott joined Orchard Meadows in May 2019. He has a bachelor’s degree in mass communications from St. Cloud State University and worked for over 20 years in the local non-profit sector in a variety of public relations and marketing positions. Prior to that, Scott was a reporter with KOTA-TV. He and his wife, Margaret, have three adult children and enjoy spending their ‘empty nest’ time traveling.