Our Staff

Enhancing ones natural beauty is our passion.

Our practice cornerstone is built on individualized focus for each patient and their specific esthetic goals or concerns. We take pride in offering attentive, personable care in a very comfortable, modern environment, implementing a philosophy that encompasses complete relaxation alleviates fear and tension.

Our knowledgeable, caring team makes every patient feel like a member of our family.


Gary E. Drake, D.D.S.

Dr. Gary Drake has spent the past 30 years perfecting the skills and techniques necessary to give his clients the smile they deserve. Dr. Drakes educational background as a cosmetic dentist is deeply rooted in the St. Louis metro area. He was accredited by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry in 1992. Dr. Gary Drake received his fellowship in the International Academy for Dental-Facial Esthetics in 2002. As a member of the American Academy of Facial Esthetics, he is also certified in BOTOX Cosmetics and Dermal Filler enhancements. Dr. Drake resides in Fairview Heights, IL with his wife, Denise and their two Dachshunds, Dresden and Franklin.

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Kimberly Wimmerstedt, R.D.H.

Kim Wimmerstedt graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois in 1983. Kim went on to receive her certification in Local Infiltration Anesthesia in 2002. She is also certified to use the Soft Tissue Dental Laser by the World Clinical Laser Institute. She has been a dental hygienist for Dr. Gary Drake for 20 years. Kim currently resides in Collinsville, Illinois with her husband and 3 children.



Nicole Rohlfing

Dental Assistant/Treatment Coordinator



Nancy Cox

Dental Assistant/Treatment Coordinator


Gina Collins

Business Assistant