Justin Nichols, DDS
Dr. Justin Nichols is originally from Sioux Falls and is a graduate of O’Gorman High School. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of South Dakota and earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He has been an essential part of the Prairie Dental Center team since joining us in 2005. With training in Invisalign and certification through the World Clinic Laser Institution, Dr. Nichols can provide you with the beautiful, healthy smile that you deserve.
Dr. Nichols is a member of the American Dental Association, an organization dedicated to improving the oral health of the American people. As a dentist, Dr. Nichols’ goal is always to provide exceptional care and make his patients feel comfortable and at ease every time they visit.
Dr. Nichols and his wife Kristin have two daughters, Kate and Ellie, and two energetic dogs. In his spare time, Dr. Nichols enjoys playing golf, spending time with his family, and being outdoors.
Mallory Cicmanec (Peck), DDS
Dr. Mallory Cicmanec (Peck) is a native of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and she strives to treat each of her patients like family. She does everything within her power to maintain the oral health of her patients, emphasizing prevention versus restoration, while making the experience at Prairie Dental Center as stress free and pain free as possible. Dr. Cicmanec (Peck) first attended Purdue University, where she competed in pole vault on the track and field team, before going on to graduate from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in 2014. She is also a member of the American Dental Association.
Dr. Cicmanec (Peck) and her husband Sean have been especially busy since the arrival of their son Nathan this past February (2018). She still enjoys all outdoor activities, and Nathan has learned to love the outdoors as well.
Cassondra Braun Heinz, DDS
Prairie Dental Center is excited to announce the addition of Dr. Cassondra Braun Heinz to our office as an associate dentist! Dr. Heinz graduated magma cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Minnesota in 2008. She then received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in 2012.
Dr. Heinz enjoys treating patients of all ages. She is passionate about helping patients value their dental health and providing gentle dentistry. Dr. Heinz is a member of the South Dakota Dental Association and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Heinz and her husband, Jarod, live in Sioux Falls. They have two children, Sienna and Vivienne. In her spare time, Dr. Heinz enjoys spending time with her family at the lake, fishing, playing piano, and reading. She is excited to be a part of Prairie Dental Center and serving you and your family!