Our Dentists | Drs. Webb, Kragt, De Zwaan, De Zwaan, Carey, Krupiak, & Smith
Dr. Dennis Webb, Dr. Travis Kragt, Dr. Sarah De Zwaan, Dr. Drew De Zwaan, Dr. Brenden Carey, Dr. Krupiak, and Dr. Ruby Smith provide Great Lakes Dental Care patients with a superior level of dental treatment and service, while integrating state-of-the-art techniques with proven traditional treatment methods.
Great Lakes Dental Care is teamed by doctors who have completed post doctorial programs in General Dentistry. This additional training allows you to receive comprehensive family dental care with minimal referrals to other specialists.
The experienced dentists and friendly team at Great Lakes Dental Care are committed to providing you with the best dental care in a clean, safe and comfortable environment.
For more information about our doctors please see below.
Dr. Dennis Webb DDS
Dr. Webb graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 1975, where he earned awards for excellence in pediatric dentistry and honorary membership with the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Society.
Dr. Webb then served in the U.S. Army for 3 years, while also attending a general practice residency program at Letterman Army Medical Center in San Francisco, California. Dr. Webb has also been featured on local television as a family dental health expert for ABC affiliate WZZM TV Channel 13.
He has been married for 41 years and has two children and four grandchildren. Dr. Webb enjoys boating, gardening and being creative. He currently is a member of the American Dental Association, the Michigan Dental Association and the Kent County Dental Society.
The Great Lakes Dental Care team is committed to using the latest dental technology available to help patients look better, feel better and remain healthy. I truly feel that we have assembled the best dental team in West Michigan.
Dr. Travis Kragt DDS
Dr. Kragt attended Grand Valley State University, receiving his B.S. degree in 2000. He earned his D.D.S. degree from the University of Michigan in 2004, where he received awards for excellence in Endodontics.
Following graduation, he enrolled in a general practice residency at Palmetto Health Richmond Hospital in Columbia, S.C.
Dr. Kragt and Jamie, his wife of 13 years, have three children. In his spare time he enjoys woodworking, playing with his kids and golfing.
The great fellowship that is enjoyed within our office makes my job much easier. Our team’s strong focus on patient care and customer service helps me to successfully perform my duties and results in our patients enjoying a more positive experience.
Dr. Sarah De Zwaan DDS
Dr. De Zwaan attended the University of Michigan, earning her Psychology degree in 2008. She later studied dentistry at the University of Detroit Mercy, receiving her DDS in 2012, along with several academic and leadership awards.
While attending Detroit Mercy's School of Dentistry, she participated in a mission trip to Guatemala which provided dental care to children and adults.
Originally from the Detroit area, Dr. De Zwaan likes her new life in West Michigan. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, her husband and their two adorable dogs, Nate and Penny.
Dr. Drew De Zwaan DDS
Dr. De Zwaan completed his undergraduate degree at Grand Valley State University in 2008. He then graduated from the University Of Detroit Mercy School Of Dentistry in 2012. From there, Dr. De Zwaan completed a post doctrine General Practice Residency at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital in Pontiac, Michigan with an emphasis in hospital based dentistry and special needs care.
Dr. De Zwaan is a member of the American Dental Association, the Michigan Dental Association, the West Michigan District Dental Association, and the Kent County District Dental Association. He is a former member of the Oakland District Dental Association.
He enjoys spending time with his wife and two vizslas, staying active, the beach, and traveling to explore new experiences and cultures.
Dr. Brenden Carey DDS
Dr. Brenden Carey attended Michigan State University where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology degree. He then earned his DDS from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in 2020.
Brenden was born and raised in the Grand Rapids/Walker area and has been a patient here at Great Lakes Dental Care since 2006.
In his spare time, Brenden enjoys spending time with his family and golfing.
Dr. Alex Krupiak DDS
Dr. Alex Krupiak graduated from the University of Michigan with his Bachelors of Science in 2016. He then obtained his DDS from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry.
Dr. Krupiak is from White Lake, Michigan and is now exploring the Grand Rapids area.
In his spare time, he loves golfing with friends and watching his favorite soccer team, Chelsea FC.
Dr. Ruby Smith DDS
Dr. Ruby Smith graduated from The University of Colorado Boulder with her Bachelor of Art and Science in 2016. She earned her doctorate in dental medicine in 2021 from Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine- Illinois where she received both national and clinical awards.
Dr. Ruby Smith is from Lansing, Michigan and spent most weekend and summers in Leland, Michigan. She is nostalgic to be living in the Grand Rapids area since it is where her parents first met.
In her spare time, Ruby enjoys spending time with her family Up North doing yardwork, hosting friends and being on the lake.
While attending Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine she went on a mission trip to Jamaica to provide dental treatment to those with little or no access to care.
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