Meet Our Team
Our experienced staff is especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff has years of experience and are trained and skilled in treating patients with the highest level of care. We do our best to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Our doctors are board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and stay abreast of the latest in technological advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.
Kevin McKenna D.D.S. – Pediatric Dentist
Diplomate American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. McKenna was born and raised in York, NE. He attended the University of Nebraska at Omaha (go Mavs!) where he majored in Chemistry with a Concentration in Medicine and earned a Bachelor of Science degree. He obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln (go Huskers!). After graduating from dental school, Dr. McKenna and his wife Sami (who is also a dentist), moved to Indianapolis, Indiana for Dr. McKenna’s residency program specializing in Pediatric Dentistry. He is a board-certified pediatric dentist. Dr. McKenna and his wife Sami have two young children. He loves being a part of the family here at Fremont Children’s Dentistry and is excited to be able provide a positive dental experience to your family. We are thrilled to have such a competent, caring and fun dentist at our practice!
Ms. Corrinne Hopkins – Office Manager
Nebraska-born, Corrinne has been with the practice since before it opened its doors in 2008. After high school, Corrinne enrolled at Metropolitan Community College. Throughout her college education, she worked as a before and after school teacher. Her experiences as a before and after school teacher fostered her love and passion for working with children and led her to pursue a career in the pediatric dental field. Because her own childhood dental experiences were always positive, she truly values the opportunity of being part of a team that provides excellent care for children. She seeks to make every families experience at Fremont Children’s Dentistry the best it can be.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family. She has one son, two twin step-daughters and two Shar-Pei pups that keep her busy. She also enjoys scrapbooking, camping, cooking, playing volleyball and traveling to new places.
Ms. Maribel Estrada – Patient Accounts
Maribel was born in Sinaloa, Mexico and raised in the central Valley of California. She is a proud Graduate of ITT Technical Institute, where she earned her Bachelors of Business Administration in Human Resources Management. She moved to Fremont in Sep of 2011, shortly after that she became part of the team at Fremont Children’s Dentistry. Here she has had the opportunity and ability to grow and gain experience in the dental field. She works in the financial department and handle patient account as well as process insurance payments. She also enjoys dental assisting and being able to interact with our wonderful patients. She has lots of experience working both with kids and as an assistant in the medical field.
Maribel is a proud mother of 4 wonderful girls. In her free time, she enjoys family BBQs, playing volleyball, working out, traveling, and spending time with her girls.
Miss. Allison Acevedo Cariño – Receptionist
Allison was born and raised in Omaha, NE. She graduated from South High Magnet School in the dual language program in May of 2019. Allison plans on studying to become a dental assistant. She takes pride in helping families and meeting new people every day. Allison’s favorite hobbies include coloring, bike riding, traveling and dancing. She owns a local tea and smoothie shop and also teaches dance fitness classes. Allison loves staying active and spending time with family.
Ms. Denise Diaz – Receptionist
Denise was born and raised in California and moved to Fremont in 2008. Denise enjoys her position as a front desk receptionist at Fremont Children’s Dentistry. She gets to meet new people every day and assist them with any questions that they may have. Her goal is to make each families experience a positive one.
In her free time, Denise enjoys spending time with her family outdoors, whether that means taking a stroll to the park or cooking out in the backyard. Denise and her husband, Hector, have two daughters, Josie and Abigail that keep them on their toes.
Ms. Teresa (Terri) Hall – Dental Assistant
Terri and her husband Dory have been married over 20 years and live in Wahoo. She has been in the dental field for over twenty years and loves working with children. She has been with our practice since before the building was even finished in 2008. The patience and compassion she shows our patients puts them at ease, and lets them know that coming to the dentist can be a fun experience.
Terri is the mother of four married children, 3 stepsons and the grandmother to fourteen active grandchildren and will soon be a great grandmother. Her grandchildren are her greatest joy, and she enjoys attending their ball games and other activities in her spare time. Faith and Family is her moto.
Ms. Ana Jauregui – Dental Assistant
Ana was born in Zacatecas, Mexico but raised in Oklahoma. Her family moved to Omaha in 2007. She graduated from Omaha South High School Magnet with a Dual Language and Visual Arts honors program in 2013. After high school she studied dental assisting at Metropolitan Community College in South Omaha. Working with children and volunteering in the Creighton Special Olympics within the program has helped her to hone her love for helping young smiles to stay healthy and happy. In 2017, she married her best friend, Jimmy, and they now live together in Fremont. They both enjoy teaching others about the Bible, learn to cook new foods, playing soccer, and spending time with friends and family.
Ms. Alma Martinez – Dental Assistant
Alma is originally from California; she moved to Nebraska after her high school graduation. She attended Vatterott College where she received her diploma in Dental Assisting. She had previously worked in the pediatric dental field for eight years in the Omaha area and joined the practice in 2011. She loves working with children and patients with special needs.
Alma is the proud mother of three wonderful children; Anthony, Jazmin and Angel. She enjoys spending time with them and watching them grow.
Ms. Ariana Petersen – Dental Assistant
Born and raised in small town Nebraska, Ariana attended Midwest Dental Assistant’s school, received her X-ray certification from Creighton University School of Dentistry and her Coronal Polish certificate from UNMC. Ariana recently joined our team in March 2020 and comes on board with 6 years of dental experience.
Ariana is a mother to 2 children, Bristol and Luke, and spends much of her time taxiing them to activities. Ariana and her kiddos enjoy swimming, camping, gardening and just about anything else outdoors.
Ms. Caitlyn Rothanzl – Dental Assistant
Caitlyn was born and raised in Nebraska. She graduated from North Bend Central High School. After high school she studied dental assisting at Iowa Western Community College. Working with patients brings happiness and a smile to her face. In previous years she has volunteered at NMOM (Nebraska Mission of Mercy) as well as IMOM (Iowa Mission of Mercy) which provides free dental care for anyone. She enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Vincent Rothe D.D.S. – Pediatric Dentist
Diplomate American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Fellow of American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Rothe was born and raised in Mexico City, Mexico. He attended the University of Nebraska at Kearney where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree. He then received a Master of Arts degree from the University of Nebraska at Omaha in the field of molecular biology. He concurrently attended Creighton University School of Dentistry. Upon graduation and while his wife attended her residency program in orthodontics, Dr. Rothe practiced general dentistry for three years in a busy group practice in Seattle, Washington. They then moved back home to Nebraska where he practiced at the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Dental Clinic for one year. A combination of previous experiences such as coaching the Kearney YMCA swim team, teaching children swimming lessons at UNO, private dental practice and the public health sector encouraged Dr. Rothe to specialize in dentistry for infants and children. He obtained his specialty training from the University of Nebraska Medical center Pediatric Dentistry Program. His hope is to help your children learn how to avoid dental problems and the issues which come with dental treatment.
Dr. Rothe comes from a family of dentists. Both of his parents are dentists and had their practice in their house where he grew up. His wife, Laura, is an orthodontist and her father is a dentist as well. Coincidentally, her father also has his practice attached to his house.
Besides “supervising” baseball, soccer, basketball, piano, etc. (as a parent you know the routine) his main hobby is learning about dental materials and finding ways to provide the best treatment for his patients. Dr. Rothe and his wife have two children, Andrew and Evangeline, who are approaching the teenage years and the fun that goes with that. Everything you go through with your children’s teeth, he either has or is going through as well; he knows firsthand what you are experiencing. Dr. Rothe looks forward to the opportunity to help your children obtain a life without cavities and fillings, and for them to have good dental experiences. After all, this is the mission of the practice!
This website is about you and your children. However, if you would like to know more about Dr. Rothe, we have included his resume. View Dr. V. Rothe CV