Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Meet our team of wonderful individuals here to answer questions and assist with any needs that may arise during your experience as a patient of Dr. Gano:

Dr. Robert Gano


Dr. Gano has been practicing dentistry since 1993, this local Kalamazoo dentist has been rooted in the area his entire life. His younger years were spent in Mattawan, then he earned a Bachelor of Science at Western Michigan University and following that, he attended the University of Michigan’s School of Dentistry.

Meredith Gano

Office Manager

Meredith Gano has been in the dental field since 1995. Prior to working with her husband, she worked in oral surgery. She grew up in Iron Mountain, MI. and joined the Marine Corps after graduation. In 1994, she relocated to the Kalamazoo area where she attended KVCC as she worked towards a degree in business management.

Dr Gano and Meredith have three children, Sarah, Sammy, and Jack. They enjoy spending time with their family and friends. Meredith also enjoys volunteering at school and church, reading and attending their children's many activities.


Patient Coordinator

I have been with the Dental profession for almost 30 years. As an assistant, administration, and billing. I enjoy greeting the patients and helping them coordinate their dental and scheduling needs. I have lived in the Plainwell area most of my life where I now reside with my husband. Together we have 4 children and 5 grandchildren. I enjoy the outdoors, college football and gardening! 


Dental Hygienist
Sarah began working for Dr. Gano the summer of 2013. She graduated from Kalamazoo Valley Community College with an Associates degree in Applied Science and received her Dental Hygiene license in July 2012. She enjoys interacting with patients on an individual basis. Her favorite part of her job is seeing patient's health improve after treatment and their commitment to home care. Sarah resides in Richland where she enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 children. She looks forward to traveling back to her husband's native country London, England and seeing her family in Panama.


Dental Hygienist

Sam joined our office in 2015! She graduated from Kalamazoo Valley Community College where she earned her Associates degree in Applied Science. She enjoys interacting with patients and is passionate about providing optimal oral hygiene care. In her spare time she enjoys spending time at the lake and traveling!


Dental Assistant

Laurie has lived in Michigan most of her life. She attended Lake Michigan College for Dental Assisting, graduated in 2003. She has met many wonderful patients through all her years of dental assisting. Laurie enjoys spending time with her family and traveling!