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John W. Garlick, D.D.S., P.C.

(231) 796-8181
229 S Warren Avenue
Big Rapids, MI 49307

Our Staff


Darla

Darla

Darla is our Office Manager and Dental Hygienist. She graduated from Ferris State University in 2010 with her Dental Hygiene degree. After returning to Ferris, she graduated in 2016 with her Bachelors degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been with us since 2006 when she began as a dental assistant.

In her free time, she loves spending time with her husband Calvin and their two boys Hudson and Madox. She also enjoys camping and spending time with family.


Wendy

Wendy

Wendy joined our team in 2016. She graduated with her degree in Dental Hygiene from Ferris State University in 2000. She has worked as a hygienist in the U.P., Fremont, & Alpena.

In her free time she loves spending time with her husband and their 3 children. She enjoys the outdoors and dislikes Michigan winters. Her favorite outdoor activities are hiking, camping and fishing.


Sarah

Sarah

Sarah joined our team in 2018. She is our front office specialist. Sarah earned her Associtates degree in Business information systems from Mid Michigan College in 2015. 

Sarah is a Big Rapids native. In her free time, she loves spending time with her animals, especially her horses and going camping.


Mandy

Mandy joined our team in 2019 after moving here from Tennessee. She is our main Dental Assistant. She is currently obtaining a degree from Purdue University in Pathology.

In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband, riding quads, and horseback riding. 


Brooke

Brooke joined our team in 2021, she is our sterilization assistant. Brooke enjoys the dental field and hopes to become a Registered dental assistant someday. 

Brooke loves spending time with her Bulldog, Max. She also enjoys the outdoors and camping.