Meet The Team
“Our goal is to provide top quality dental services to the Black Hills Area. In addition to professionalism, we are dedicated to educating our patients in an attempt to keep them healthy and more informed on general dental health issues.”
-Anderson Dental Team
Dr. Kurt Anderson
Dr. Anderson is an award winning dental graduate from the University of Minnesota. He has been practicing family and general dentistry in Rapid City and the Black Hills area since 1986, including oral surgery, dental crowns & bridges, fillings, dentures, root canal therapy, dental implants, TMJ therapy, and cosmetic dentistry. Anderson Dental strives to make your experience as enjoyable as possible with friendly, understanding staff. We can take care of the entire family’s dentistry needs.
Dr. Anderson’s undergraduate studies included Biomedical Engineering at the University of Minnesota’s Institute of Technology. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) in 1986 from the University of Minnesota’s School of Dentistry, with honors. The largest dental school in the United States bestowed on Dr. Anderson the prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon and International College of Dentists Academic Award. Less than 1% of all dental graduates receive such recognition, making him one of Rapid City SD’s top dentists. Dr. Anderson has been practicing dentistry in Rapid City SD and the Black Hills area for over 25 years!
- American Dental Association
- Black Hills District Dental Society
- Delta Dental of South Dakota
- South Dakota Dental Association
- International College of Dentists
- Omnicron Kappa Upsilon Academic Fraternity/Order
- Young Life
- Love INC
- Youth & Family Services
Dr. Karl Anderson
Dr. Karl Anderson is a doctor of family and general practice dentistry. His educational background includes an undergraduate degree from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology graduating with honors, Magna Cum Laude, with a degree in Interdisciplinary Science where he specialized in biology and chemistry. He is also a proud graduate of the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry.
Dr. Karl looks forward to serving the Rapid City area with the most up-to-date techniques and procedures. He will strive to provide comprehensive patient-centered care and looks forward to developing life-long relationships with his patients. One thing that Dr. Karl is known for is how he treats his patients as if they were his family.
Dr. Karl is also a proud father and husband. In his spare time, he enjoys the outdoors as well as operating a 1200 acre farm.
Karla joined Anderson Dental in 2012. She brings with her many years of experience providing exceptional care for patients. She will assist you with scheduling your appointments, filing insurance claims, and answering your questions.
Karla enjoys gardening, reading, fishing, and of course the grandkids!
The patients at Anderson Dental love the relaxed and professional atmosphere with the utmost importance focused on their care.
Courtney received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from USD, Vermillion in 2009. She joined the Anderson Dental team in 2010.
Courtney is able to build strong relationships with the patients because she is truly interested in their oral health. She, as well as all the staff, provides gentle dentistry care and the patient is always the top priority.
You may also find Courtney fishing or just enjoying the outdoors with her husband, Jeff. Just spending time with family and friends are one of her personal priorities.
Hi, my name is Kim. I’ve lived in Rapid City 33 years. My husband, David and I moved here after finishing our degrees at USD. I have three children and a grandson on the way!
I have been with Anderson Dental since December 1, 2014. I am blessed to be employed at an office where I can give the patients the time and education they need.
I love living in the Black Hills. It gives us the opportunity to camp without traveling far.
I received my Certification as a Dental Assistant from Western Dakota Tech, and joined Anderson Dental June of 2015. I am grateful for the opportunity to work with and for an outstanding dental office with such a great team.
I have been married for 25 years and have two children, both attending SDSU! Both myself and my husband were in the Air Force and met in Korea. We both enjoy hiking, riding, and I enjoy making crafts. While I was in the Air Force I also received my Certification in Radiology
I am a Utah College of Dental Hygiene High Honors graduate where I received a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. I also have a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Science from the University of Latvia. Continuing education is a high priority in my life which has helped me reach my goals. I believe in helping others and I am honored to work with all of my patients.
I was born and raised in Latvia (Europe) and my first language is Latvian. After graduating from the University of Latvia, I moved to South Dakota where I started a new chapter in my life with my husband Adam. We have two wonderful boys and they are finally old enough where we can travel with them and go on some amazing hikes. We appreciate our time together no matter where we are and what we do.
I have been in the dental field for almost 11 years and truly have a passion for it, I strive to help educate my patients and develop a lasting relationship with them.
I was born and raised in California (Ventura) where I met my wonderful husband, Corey Barry, who was born in Sturgis, SD! In 2013 we moved back to South Dakota to be closer to his family, We have two amazing children, Connor – 11, and Kaylee – 2. I enjoy spending time with family and friends as well as my English Bulldogs, Lucy and Lola, when not working you can find me out enjoying the Black Hills with my family.
I have been in the dental field for 25 years, I enjoy the people I meet and hope to make a difference in their life with better oral health care.
I am originally from Colorado and am married to a wonderful guy, Jay, who is retired from the military. We were very fortunate to have relocated to the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota. We have two kids, a daughter, Amanda who is in the Navy and is stationed in Japan and our son Logan who is 11, who is wise beyond his years!
We all enjoy the great outdoor activities – hiking, skiing, and taking longs walks.
I may be new to Anderson Dental, but not new to the dentistry profession, as I have had 17 years of experience and have my Dental Assistant Certification as well as radiology and nitrous oxide endorsements. I am very excited to join the Anderson Dental team.
My husband, Larry, and I enjoy spending our weekends with our children and their families, which include 8 grandchild and 2 great grandchildren. We really love living in the Black Hills and taking advantage of all the outdoor activities in the hills or on the lakes! Making memories with our families is the greatest part of our lives.
I have been in the dental field for 22 ½ years, after moving here in 1992 I started my career in 1993. I attended Western Dakota Technical Institute where I received my Dental assisting Certificate as well as my Radiology Certification. I love what I do and being part of such a great team at Anderson Dental.
I originally grew up in Sault St. Marie, Michigan, but have made Rapid City my home and that is where I met my husband, Ken. We have been married for 24 ½ years. We enjoy spending time with our families, friends and our two special dogs! We also love all the outdoor activities such as biking, hiking and taking our dogs for walks!