Our Team

About Our Office

South Springs Dental Group is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Our team of dental experts includes regular and cosmetic dentists, endodontists, orthodontists, periodontists, and oral surgeons. We service patients from all around Colorado Springs, including Broadmoor, Broadmoor Hills, Broadmoor Bluffs, Stratmoor, Stratmoor Hills, and Broadmoor Oaks. Learn more about our office.

Dr. Sarah Keen – Dentist

Dr Sarah KeenDr. Sarah Keen was born and raised in Minnesota. She received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, NE. She is a member of the American Dental Association and Colorado Dental Association and routinely volunteers with the Once World Clinic. She has a wonderful sense of humor and infectious smile that makes all feel comfortable and relaxed. Dr. Keen continues to receive advanced training in restorative, cosmetic, implant, and reconstructive dentistry.

Dr. Keen is married to Adam and together they have two children.

Learn more about dental services.

Dr. Andrew Horne – Orthodontist

dr-andrew-horneDr. Andrew Horne has joined our family in the Springs and will be working with our Orthodontic Team. He grew up in Scottsdale, Arizona and attended Arizona State University graduating with a Bachelors of Science in Economics. He began his career in dentistry at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, graduating with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. Dr. Horne then moved to Denver, Colorado and completed his orthodontic residency at the University of Colorado.

Learn more about orthodontic services.

Dr. Mary Stuart – Periodontist

Dr. Mary Stuart

Dr. Stuart was a dental hygienist for 10 years prior to continuing her education as a dentist and subsequently becoming a Periodontist. She graduated from dental hygiene school in 1993 from Santa Fe Community College in Gainesville, Florida.  After getting married to her husband Roy in 2001, she attended the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio and graduated as a Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2008. She then entered active duty in the United States Army as a general dentist and attended a one year advanced general dentistry residency at Fort Jackson, South Carolina.  After two more years of general dentistry practice, she attended her 3 year Periodontal Residency at Fort Gordon in Augusta, Georgia and simultaneously attended Georgia Regents University also located in Augusta, Georgia.  She graduated from both schools in 2014 with her certificate in Periodontics and a masters in Oral Biology.  In 2015 she challenged and passed the American Board of Periodontology and became a diplomate.  She is currently a member of the American Academy of Periodontology.  In 2017, Dr. Stuart was assigned to serve at Fort Carson as the Chief of Periodontics and is the periodontal mentor at the One Year Advanced Educational General Dentistry Residency. Dr. Stuart enjoys spending time with family and friends, hiking in the beautiful Colorado Mountains, and attending church at First United Methodist Church in downtown Colorado Springs.

Dr. Ramie K. Barfuss, Endodontist

Dr. Ramie K. Barfuss

Ramie K. Barfuss graduated from the University of Utah with a B.S. in Medical Biology in June 2001.  He then attended the University of Louisville, where he graduated dental school with a D.M.D.  After dental school, Dr. Barfuss entered activity duty for the United States Army where he completed a one year Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Ft. Jackson, South Carolina.  After practicing general dentistry for five years, he then completed a two year Endodontic Residency at the University of Iowa in June 2011.  Since June 2011, Dr. Barfuss has been a practicing endodontist in the United States Army and in private practice.  He currently serves at Fort Carson, Colorado and with Colorado Endodontic Group.  He is married with four children.

Learn more about our endodontic services.

Chelsea, Assistant Office Manager

ChelseaChelsea comes to us with 10 years of customer service experience and is currently in school for computer engineering. She has been with our company since September 2016.

Leslie, Dental Hygienist

LeslieLeslie graduated from the University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Dentistry with a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2000. She has been with our company since January 2014.

Anthony, Expanded Duties Dental Assistant

Anthony

Anthony has been in the dental field since 2008 and is constantly continuing his education in the dental field.

Lorna, Expanded Duties Dental Assistant

Lorna
Lorna has been with our company since June of 2010. She specializes in assisting oral surgery, but is excelled in all areas of assisting.

Kassie, Registered Dental Assistant

Kassie
Kassie graduated from hygiene school in May of 2015. She joined the team in June of 2016.

Kovi, Dental Assistant

Kovi
Kovi is a graduate of our Colorado Dental Assisting School and has been with us since May 2017. He is working towards receiving his Expanded Duties Dental Assisting certification in 2018.