Bellevue Office
Meet The Team

Dr. Ryan Hajek DDS

Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Ryan Hajek is a unique kind of dentist. He takes a gentle approach, easing any concerns you might have by providing valuable patient education. He listens so he can best understand you and your child’s needs. He strives to provide the highest standard of personalized dental care using his skilled training in the latest advances in dental technology.

His practice is built on personalized relationships, quality dentistry in a kid-friendly environment, education for patients and parents, and community service. As a graduate of Mount Marty College in Yankton, South Dakota in Chemistry and Spanish, he went on to extend his education, receiving his doctorate from the University of Nebraska College of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. He completed his Pediatric Dental Residency at Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. He is actively involved in many organizations including the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the Iowa Dental Association. He enjoys spending time with his family, golfing and cheering on the Minnesota Vikings!


Office Manager

Kim joined the team at My Pediatric Dentist in November of 2015. She has been a great addition to the team with her knowledge and experience in many areas of pediatric dentistry. Kim currently serves as office manager. She can also be found at the front desk or assisting with patient treatment. Striving to make our patients and their families feel comfortable, have a positive experience and understand all treatment recommendations are a priority to her.

Kim enjoys spending time with her five grandchildren and working in her yard.


Marketing Coordinator & Administrative Assistant

Amy is the marketing coordinator and administrative assistant at My Pediatric Dentist. She is originally from Bogota, Colombia and has lived in five different countries. She has been a great addition to the team with her bilingual fluency in English and Spanish, knowledge of social media and happy attitude. She also enjoys decorating the office for the holidays!

Outside of the office she loves to dance, travel, spend time with family and eat chocolate chip cookies.


Registered Dental Assistant

Ashley is a registered dental assistant at My Pediatric Dentist. She has been working with My Pediatric Dentist for the past two years. Ashley grew up in Omaha and went to Metro and Vatterott College receiving her dental assistant certificate. She is currently in school working on her dental hygiene degree. Ashley’s education, dental background and fun way of interacting with patients make her a valued team member.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her two children. She loves crafting and traveling any chance she gets.

Cari Ray

Registered Dental Assistant

Cari Ray was a stay at home mother of her 4 children for about 10 years. She then decided to return to the work force. She completed the dental assistant program at Vatterott college in January of 2008. She worked at the UNMC Pediatric Dental program at Children's Hospital for many years, where she met and worked with Dr. Hajek. She was excited to be able to come join his team at My Pediatric Dentist.In her free time she is usually at one of her boys football, basketball, or baseball games, or at a show choir performance cheering on her son and his team. She also has a new grandson that she loves to spoil rotten.

Cari is very excited to meet and get to know your family!


Registered Dental Assistant

Amanda is a Registered Dental Assistant at My Pediatric Dentist. Originally from Rapid City, SD. She has been working at My Pediatric Dentist since 2011. Amanda loves working with children and making their experience positive and fun. She always brings a smile when working with our wonderful patients.

She loves spending time with her husband and they are happy to be adding a new addition to their family soon. She loves traveling, most outdoor activities and fruit!


Registered Dental Assistant

Ashley is a registered dental assistant at My Pediatric Dentist. She grew up in Glenwood, IA and attended Iowa Western Community College for dental assisting. She worked several years in Omaha prior to joining the United States Air Force. She met her husband while stationed in Arizona and they had their daughter, while stationed in Alaska. After completing her military service, she chose to come back home and back into her dental assisting career. She enjoys working with children and helping them learn about proper oral hygiene.

When Ashley is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, baking and being outdoors.


Dental Assistant

Gavrella is a dental assistant at My Pediatric Dentist. She was born and raised in Omaha, NE and married her high school sweetheart. Gabby graduated from Metro Community College where she found her passion for working with special education kids. She is excited to be part of the My Pediatric Dentist team. Gabby is an important part of our team with how compassionate and loving she is towards the children. When she's not working she can be found camping or hanging out with her family and puppy Sadie.


Front Desk

Pam joined the team at My Pediatric Dentist in March 2017. She has been the front desk smile at the Bellevue location for nine years. Pam grew up in Council Bluffs and raised her family there. Pam loves to meet new patients and make them feel welcome into our dental family. She is excited to be a part of the growing team at My Pediatric Dentist!

We truly love the opportunity we have to get to know you and your family