A Team Dedicated to Excellence in Dental Care
Meet the Doctors
Dr. Robin is a graduate of the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Dentistry. She attended KU for her undergraduate degree in Cellular Biology. She has been providing dental health care for 20 years, beginning in Wichita, Kansas where her father, Mark Huenergardt, has practiced dentistry for over 30 years.
Dr. Robin enjoys treating patients of all ages, with a special focus on cosmetic dentistry such as braces for children and adults, Invisalign, veneers and botox & fillers. Dr. Robin has achieved her Fellowship through the Academy of General Dentistry in 2018.
Dr. Robin and Dr. Matt met in dental school and were married June 23rd, 2012 and moved to Smithville in 2013. They have maintained active roles in the communities of Plattsburg, Smithville, and Weston. Their daughter, Kennedy started Kindergarten this year and has loved learning to read and write. William is in pre-K and a busy, energetic little boy! Other than spending time with the kids, Dr. Robin enjoys volunteering in the community, spending time with friends and coworkers, traveling and skiing at Snow Creek.
Her professional associations include the American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, the Northwest Missouri Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Facial Esthetics, American Academy of Clear Aligners, and the International Association of Orthodontics.
Dr. Matt is also a graduate of the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Dentistry and attended the MU for his undergraduate degree in Biology. He was chosen for the Oral Surgery Honors program at UMKC. Dr. Matt continues to enjoy surgery and the placement of dental implants but his passion lies in cosmetic dentistry including veneers and full mouth rehabilitation. His professional associations include the American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, the Northwest Missouri Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr. Matt has achieved his Fellowship Award through the Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Robin and Dr. Matt met in dental school and were married June 23rd, 2012. They have maintained active roles in the communities of Plattsburg, Smithville, and Weston. During their free time they enjoy volunteering, traveling, spending time with friends, family and especially their daughter, Kennedy and son, William.
Dr. Mike Estivo graduated from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center School of Dentistry. He attended Wichita State University for his undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences.
During dental school, Mike was inducted into the National Odontological Society due to his academic success and leadership skills. He also received the Dr. James Ragain DDS Scholarship for his commitment to dental research. His research includes innovative techniques in dealing with white spot lesions associated with orthodontics as well as preventative sealants in pediatric dentistry.
Alongside of his rigorous school schedule, he maintained his musical interests by playing drums with his professors at local music venues. The band ‘The Dentones’, performed to raise funds for both local and national charities. Dr. Mike and his wife, Susanne, live in Kansas City with their two Corgi pups, Peter and Lils. Susanne works in Kansas City as a Physical Therapist. They both are passionate about traveling in their spare time.
Professional associations include the American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, the Northwest Missouri Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, and Xsi Psi Phi.
Dr. Meagan is a graduate of the UMKC School of Dentistry. She attended KU for her undergraduate degree in Cellular Biology. Throughout dental school she worked as an oral surgery assistant and helped out here at Hildebrand Estivo. Dr. Meagan has a passion for oral surgery, cosmetic dentistry and facial esthetics, including botox, fillers, and thread lifts. She is Dr. Robin's cousin, and has loved following in Dr. Robin’s footsteps to become a dentist herself! Dr. Meagan enjoys helping patients love their smiles again and gain more self-confidence throughout their journey.
Outside of work, you can find her spending time with her 3 year old rottweiler, King, going on walks and having play dates at the dog park! She loves to tend to her plants, spend time with her friends and family, travel and listen to true crime podcasts. Dr. Meagan is part of the American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Academy of Facial Esthetics.
Meet our Hygienists
Brittany graduated from Dental Hygiene school in 2017. She has completed additional certification in orthodontics and fixed prosthetics. She lives on a farm with her husband Trey, 5-year-old son, Drue and a brand-new baby boy, Rhett born in 2022. They love to travel, make life-long family memories and keep their energetic son busy with swimming, going to the zoo or the pumpkin patch!
Rachel graduated from Dental Hygiene school in 2013. Before hygiene school, she worked as a dental assistant for 3 years and knew she wanted to continue her education in the dental field! She is certified in local anesthetic, nitrous oxide, CPR and orthodontics. Rachel also handles all of the office marketing and sponsorships. She's our social media guru, and the one who plans all of our staff events! Rachel and her husband moved to Smithville in 2020, they have a 2-year-old daughter, Maren and a 3-year-old corgi puppy named Abbie! In her free time, Rachel enjoys going to wineries and has started to read more - and has a goal of 25 books in 2023!
Mary graduated from North Central Missouri College in 2019 with an associate's degree in dental hygiene. She is certified in local anesthetic, nitrous oxide and CPR. She is a proud military wife with 3 boys, Isaiah, Nolan and Miles. Her family resides in Kansas City. She enjoys watching her kids play sports and spending time with her family.
Ceng (pronounced like you "sang a song") graduated from Ozarks Technical Community College in Springfield, MO with an A.A.S in Dental Hygiene. Before going to hygiene school, Ceng was an orthodontist assistant for five years! She loves the dental field and decided to continue her education into dental hygiene. Ceng is married and has two fur babies. Outside of dentistry she loves to hang out with her husband and friends to play board games or go out to the movies!
Jen graduated from UMKC School of Dentistry with her bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene. She went into dental hygiene because she wanted to make a difference in people’s lives and believes a beautiful, healthy smile goes a long way in building self-confidence. Jen was trained through International Association of Orofacial Myology (IAOM) to become certified in Myofunctional Therapy and has begun seeing patients at our Plattsburg and Smithville locations. She is a Kansas City native and moved to Plattsburg, Missouri with her husband in 2019. She has two grown children and a Golden Retriever, Bash, who you will find riding along with Jen and her husband in their golf cart at the Plattsburg Country Club. She and her husband enjoy mountain biking, riding local trails as well as traveling to other states like Arkansas, Colorado and Utah to ride. She is so happy to be a part of the Hildebrand Estivo Dental team so she can serve her community!
Emily graduated from Concorde Career College in August of 2021. She worked as a dental assistant for two years then decided she wanted to expand her knowledge in dentistry. She is looking forward to continuing her education in the dental hygiene field. Outside of dentistry, she likes to attend her sister’s sporting events, hang out on the lake with her friends or spend her Sundays with her grandma.
Mariah has been with Hildebrand Estivo Dental since graduating hygiene school in 2021. She worked at a pediatric dental office as an assistant for 2 years prior to going back to hygiene school. Mariah is certified in nitrous oxide, orthodontics and local anesthesia. In her free time, she loves to be with her friends and family - and has recently gotten a new puppy Ollie, that she loves to spoil!
Jaden graduated from Concorde Career College in August 2021 with an Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene. Before attending hygiene school, she worked as a scheduling coordinator in a Pediatric Dental office. From there, she knew she wanted to work in the dental field where she is able to help people and make a difference. Jaden currently resides in Kansas with her husband. In their free time they enjoy exploring local coffee shops, spending time with family, and binge watching TV shows/movies. Jaden is also expecting a baby girl in May of 2023!
Mallory graduated from NCMC Technical Center with her associates in dental hygiene in 2016. She is a wife and mother of three beautiful kiddos and is from Stewartsville Mo. She enjoys the country life, live music, outdoor activities with her family, her dogs, going on trail runs, working out and cooking! Mallory whole heartedly believes that a person's oral health is a direct reflection of their overall health!