mcpherson dental care

About Us

Meet the Doctors

Dr. Brian Kynaston

Dr. Brian Kynaston graduated from Bethel College and received a Bachelor of Arts degree. He went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Science degree from the University of Kansas City Dental School in 2003. Upon graduation, Dr Kynaston joined the McPherson Dental Care practice. He is a member of Kansas Dental Association, Doctors of Oral Conscious Sedation, American Dental Association, American Orthodontic Society.

Dr Kynaston enjoys living in McPherson with his wife, Emily and their 4 children. He takes an active part in the community by coaching, serving on the YMCA Board, McPherson Chamber of Commerce, and devoting time to numerous other community service activities. His hobbies include hunting, refereeing, and sports.

Dr. Kynaston treats all his patients as he would his own family, believing every patient deserves only the best care. He works with each patient individually to determine the best treatment options available.

Dr. Matthew Perry

Dr. Matthew Perry was born in Manhattan Kansas and grew up in northeast Colorado. He attended Brigham Young University in Utah and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish and a minor in Chemistry. While there, he met his wife Chelsea and they moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where Dr. Perry received his Doctor of Dental Medicine from Temple University School of Dentistry in 2009.

While at college Dr. Perry interrupted his studies for two years for missionary work in Panama. His many interesting experiences there led him to the field of dentistry. He worked with the Kuna Indians of the San Blas Islands for a year, helping in their fields, building houses, and teaching basic well fare principles. Through his interactions he developed a true love of serving and helping others, which lead him to the profession of dentistry.

Dr. Perry takes this attitude of caring for others and applies it to how he treats his patients. He wants to take the time to listen to his patients and work with them in order to achieve the best treatment results. He is a member of the American Orthodontic Society, and Doctors of Oral Conscious Sedation.

Dr. Perry and his wife Chelsea have five beautiful girls and one handsome son. They have enjoyed their time in McPherson and look forward to being involved in the community.

Dr. Seth Prochaska

Dr. Seth Prochaska joined our practice in 2017. He grew up on a farm near Minneapolis, Kansas, where he learned hard-working family values and gained an appreciation of working with one’s hands. He received his Bachelor’s degree from Sterling College in 2008, enjoying their welcoming Christian community for 4 years. He furthered his science education at Wichita State University before attending Dental School at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, where he served as President of his graduating class all four years, and participated in the Oral Surgery Honors program. Dr. Prochaska is a member of the American Dental Association, the Kansas Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Prochaska is aficionado of music and the arts as well as sports of various kinds, and is thankful to have experienced multiple jobs, careers, and places. Dr. Prochaska has always appreciated the adventure that is life, but his roots in hardworking “Small Town Kansas” have led him back here to McPherson and the surrounding communities of Hillsboro, Lyons, and Inman. He is proud and excited to be serving patients here, and using his skills with such a high-quality team to improve people’s lives through health and smiles.

Meet the Team



Dorthy has been a hygienist for 20 years with 14 years at McPherson Dental Care. She is a graduate of Wichita State University and Seward County Community College. Making your dental experience enjoyable and meeting the patients dental needs are her priorities. She enjoys family, traveling, reading, and nutrition.

Hattie Joe


Hattie-Joe attended Wichita State University where she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Hattie-Joe is from Burrton, Kansas and enjoys spending time with her husband and family of five siblings. Hattie-Joe became one of our dental family members in June 2017 as a Dental Hygienist, and works for both our McPherson and Lyons locations. She is very passionate about helping her patients understand the importance of their oral health and providing the best patient care possible.



Kara McConnaughy grew up in McPherson and Buhler Kansas. She graduated from Hutchinson Community College with an associates in Pre-Pharmacy and from Wichita State University with an associates in dental hygiene.

In her free time. She enjoys helping others with nutrition, spending time on the water with her family and being a tri-athlete.

Christy Clark


Christy Clark, RDH graduated in 2000 from Wichita State University with an Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene. Clark has been with the McPherson Dental Care team for over 10 years. She has been a practicing Hygienist for almost two decades.



Ashley graduated from Wichita State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Ashley is from Newton, Kansas where her and her family currently reside. Ashley works for both our McPherson and Lyons locations. We welcomed Ashley to our dental family June 2017 and know you’ll love her passion for oral health care.