Practice Members


Dr. Michael Briggs, DDS

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Since 1975, Dr. Mike Briggs has been helping patients in Mexico and mid-Missouri by providing a wide range of dental care services. With services including general dentistry, orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry and many others, Dr. Briggs has become a valued member of many local and regional families.

The staff of Michael E. Briggs, DDS is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention during your appointment and afterward. Our goal is to keep your teeth healthy and your smile bright. We welcome visiting with our patients and enjoy the relationships we develop with them. Many of our patients began their dental care with Dr. Briggs and now their children and grandchildren are part of the family of patients.

Thank you for considering Michael E. Briggs, DDS for your dental care, we encourage you to request an appointment at your earliest convenience and let’s begin a lifetime of great oral health.


Dr. Nelson Henry, DDS

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Dr. Nelson Henry, DDS, was named as one of the top 10 best dentists in the state of Missouri. He was included in the leading physician of the world publication in 2014 and was an assistant professor at UMKC School of Dentistry. 

Dr. Henry, DDS, provides IV conscious sedation for individuals who have dental anxiety. In addition, he is involved with treating sleep apnea and surgical-guided implants placement, making implant placement easier and less costly 


Dental Technician & Patient Care Manager

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Connie “A smile can defuse an approaching frown. Everyone
smiles in the same language.”

I have worked with Dr. Briggs since 1979 and have seen many changes. The goal in our office is to use our expertise in providing five star services for all our patients.


Dental Assistant & Administrative Assistant

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Beth is a graduate of Moberly Area Community College and is continuing her education in the dental assisting field. She has been a member of the staff since February 2007.

Beth enjoys continuing her education within the dental field and completed her EFDA certification in October 2013. In addition to being a clinical assistant, she also has administrative responsibilities within our practice office. When there is a computer question, we ask Beth!


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Sydney Beauchamp, RDH

Sydney graduated in 2015 with an Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been a part of the team since 2017 and is dedicated to the care of her patients and looks forward to serving all your dental hygiene needs