We recognize that all of our young patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your child to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice.
Our dedicated team is pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to your next visit with us.
Shaylyn is originally from the Midwest but has been lucky enough to live in several cities within Colorado. Shaylyn studied Project Management at Colorado State University but found her passion in pediatric dentistry. Shaylyn and her husband have made Colorado Springs their home, along with their three rescue pups. When Shaylyn is not at work, she enjoys trail running, mountain biking, teaching yoga and skiing. Shaylyn will be welcoming her first child in March 2024.
Expanded Duties Dental Assistant (EDDA)
Linda is a native of Colorado Springs and graduated from Pikes Peak Community College with an associate degree in applied sciences. Since joining Simply Kids Dental, she has been an invaluable team member. She has excelled in every position she has held, and this is what led her to our team. Linda is married and has two sons. Her hobbies include game nights, road trips, hiking, and traveling the world.
Sandra grew up in Fountain and completed the Expanded Duties Dental Assistant program at Intellitec Medical Institute. She brings to our team a vast number of experiences working in the field of pediatric dentistry. Sandra is known for bringing a spark of joy to everyone she meets. She and her family still call Fountain home. Her hobbies include reading, hiking, and spending time with her family.
Treatment & Financial Coordinator
Nawal graduated from Pikes Peak Community College with her Associates of Science degree in dentistry as an EDDA. Nawal has been one of the most valuable team members of Simply Kids Dental since 2012 and is known for her calming and friendly presence with patients. On Nawal's free time she enjoys spending time with her daughter and son. She loves spending as much time outdoors as possible and enjoys hiking, grilling, and joining outdoor events with her children.
Outreach & Event Coordinator
Jeannie has been involved in dentistry for over 30 years. As our Outreach and Event Coordinator, she is given the opportunity to teach good dental hygiene to children through our “Dentist for a Day” program. She also loves to showcase the great care offered by our team at community events. Jeannie, a native of Pueblo, received her Expanded Duties Dental Assistant certificate from the University of Southern Colorado. She and her husband have two sons and three grandchildren. She loves to travel, read, bake, and walk in the evenings.
Colton, a Colorado Springs native, joined the Simply Kids Dental team in 2021. He has quickly become an invaluable team-member, with a strong desire to help make every patient’s dental experience enjoyable. Colton loves a challenge and his attention to detail helps when communicating with parents. When he is not at work, Colton is an accomplished bull rider. He spends his weekends traveling around the state to compete in rodeos. Colton is a graduate of the American Institute of Dental Assisting.
Aaliyah began her Dental Assisting career at Simply Kids Dental in 2021. Prior to being Dr. Vostatek’s employee, Aaliyah was Dr. Vostatek’s patient! Aaliyah is a fast-learner and passionate about what she does. Outside of work, Aaliyah enjoys hiking in the areas around her Green Mountain Falls home. Aaliyah is also a talented artist.
Vanessa is originally from Mexico and was raised by parents who are both in the medical field. After completing college in Mexico, Vanessa made the big move to New York City. In 2023, Vanessa relocated to Colorado Springs with her boyfriend and dog, Canela. Outside of working at Simply Kids Dental, Vanessa has competed in over five Spartan Races!
Kat started her Simply Kids Dental journey as a patient of Dr. Sean’s for many years. After graduating from high school, Kat was able to pursue her interest in dentistry. Being family oriented allows Kat to connect with patients and is commonly described as understanding and kind. Outside of being a dental assistant, Kat has a talent for drawing and painting.
Shannon is a Colorado native and graduated from Pueblo Community College with her degree in Criminal Justice. Outside of her commitment to her dental assisting career, Shannon has achieved her dream of having her own ranch in Penrose, Colorado. Shannon’s ranch is home to several horses, goats, cats, and dogs.
Kolbe, Dr. Sean’s oldest, moved to Colorado Springs from Iowa after his father completed his residency. Having an interest in the profession, Kolbe joined the Simply Kids Dental team last year and has quickly learned to be an integral team member. He attends Texas A&M University and is determined to pursue a degree in dentistry. Kolbe loves a challenge, and his soft manner and joyful attitude soothes our patients who need an extra touch of calm. Kolbe enjoys competing in basketball and lacrosse, summiting 14ers, and beating his father in Spartan Obstacle races.
Isaac, Dr. Sean’s son, was born in Illinois but was raised in Colorado Springs. With a passion to serve others, he enjoyed getting a head start in dentistry while finishing high school. Having six siblings, Isaac loves interacting with children and making an anxious child more comfortable. In his free time, Isaac enjoys backpacking outdoors and participating in Trail Life and soccer.
Lilli is a Colorado Native. Lilli joined Simply Kids Dental shortly after graduating from high school. Lilli is a social butterfly that loves the challenge of learning new things. Prior to becoming a pediatric dental assistant, Lilli worked in childcare. Lilli is a graduate of the American Institute of Dental Assisting. Lilli is great at making the first dental visits enjoyable for even our youngest patients!
Britney became a Colorado resident in the beginning of 2024. Britney spent a significant portion of her childhood in Honduras but has lived most of her adult life in Arizona. She is a vital team member to Simply Kids Dental and our patients, as she is fluent in both English and Spanish. Britney also served four years in the National Guard. When Britney is not at work, she loves spending time with her family and is very involved in her two nieces’ lives.
Believe it or not, Montana was born and raised in Wisconsin (not Montana!). She graduated from the University of Wisconsin with her degree in Psychology, right before relocating out west. Montana had to overcome dental anxiety as a child, and now loves having the opportunity at Simply Kids Dental to make each child’s visit less intimidating. When she is not at work, Montana and her boyfriend spend their time exploring their new city with their rescue pup.