Meet Our Team

Pam Oilar – Hygienist

Pam Oilar, a registered dental hygienist, graduated in 1988 from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene. Pam is a member of the American Dental Hygienist Association and the Missouri Dental Association, and she is a University of Missouri Extension Council Member.

Pam is active in her church and Clark County 4-H, and is a member of the Clark County Senior Services Fund Board. In her free time, Pam enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren and attending their activities. Her hobbies include horses, scrapbooking, and quilting. In fact, she often donates her quilts for local needs or the Quilt of Valor Program.


Kayla Schulte – Hygienist

Kayla Schulte graduated in 2005 from Carl Sandburg College with an Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene. She is a Registered Dental Hygienist, and is certified in administering local anesthesia. Kayla is a member of the Missouri Dental Association.

In her free time, Kayla enjoys dining at great local restaurants.


Alexis Smeltser – Dental Assistant

Alexis joined our team in 2020 and looks forward to helping our patients feel at ease and as comfortable as possible. She loves learning about her patients and getting to know them on a personal level. When not in the office, she enjoys cooking and gardening.

Favorite Quote: “Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is more you-er than you!” -Dr. Suess


Jackie Shotts – Dental Assistant

Jackie joined our office in 2019 and loves helping our patients and getting to know them. She appreciates their diverse personalities. Her hobbies include horseback riding, mudding, and camping.

Favorite Quote: “Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain.”


Tavia Ferguson – Receptionist

Tavia joined our team in 2018, and always enjoys seeing our patients walk out with a smile they love! She looks forward to working with patients and helping them navigate and understand their dental insurance benefits. Tavia helps them find a plan that works with them to make their dream smile a reality! Outside of the office, Tavia enjoys cooking, reading, and traveling with her husband Zeb.

Favorite Quote: “Be the reason someone smiles today.”


Call to Meet Our Team in Person

Our team is dedicated to making your family’s dental experience one that you can look forward to! To meet us in person, schedule a consultation by calling Lynne Barbour Dental in Kahoka, MO, today at 660-727-4746 (GRIN).