dr. larson & associates

Our Team

Let our staff treat you like family in our relaxing, comforting office.

Dr. Larson
Dr. Carl L. Larson graduated with honors from Creighton University School of Dentistry in 2010. During his first 10 years of practice, he gained experience in a wide variety of settings, including pediatrics, cosmetic dentistry, and dental prosthetics. He has received additional training in conscious sedation, oral surgery, and implant dentistry. After practicing for four years in Texas, he returned to his home state of Idaho to begin his own practice, and opened AdaCare Dental & Dentures, in Meridian. In his spare time, he enjoys sculpting and pottery, being in the outdoors, and traveling.
Kassy is a Carrington College graduate. She has an Associates of Science degree in dental hygiene as well as dental assisting. Kassy is passionate about providing gentle cleaning and enjoys building rapport with each patient. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, fishing, camping, and football, but most of all, spending time with her husband and 3 children.
dental assistant
Kristyn is a dedicated dental assistant who loves putting smiles on her patients' faces.  Outside the office she enjoys camping, hiking, fishing, baking, and spending time with her fiance and her two dogs.
dental lab tech
Steve is a second generation dental lab technician with over 25 years of experience fabricating dentures and dental prosthetics. Steve is also a business entrepreneur, who is excellent at working face-to-face with patients to ensure they are satisfied with both the fit and appearance of their dentures and partials. Unlike many dental lab technicians, Steve is a ‘one man band’, who can do every step of the denture fabrication process.
office manager
Mandy has over 10 years of experience managing the front office of busy medical and dental clinics. She is an expert in explaining treatment options and insurance benefits to patients, and generally keeps all the gears turning at our practice. She is a business entrepreneur who has training and management experience in many different fields. Mandy enjoys going to concerts and spending free time in the outdoors, camping, fishing, or visiting new and exciting places.
Dental Assistant
Katelynn is experienced working with both restorative dentistry and dental prosthetics, including dentures.  She's a reliable member of our team.  In her off time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, and taking care of her dog, Mocha.