Meet Our Doctors


Anton Conklin, DDS

When it comes to preserving, enhancing and beautifying our smiles, we all want the best. The best care. The best service. The best results. It's as simple as that. Anton Conklin, DMD is a unique kind of dentist. Dr. Conklin takes a gentle approach, easing any concerns you might have by providing valuable patient education. He listens so he can best understand your particular needs. Then he strives to provide the highest standard of personalized dental care using his skilled training in the latest advances in dental technology.

As a graduate of Oregon State University with Highest Honors Dr. Conklin received a full Health Professionals Scholarship through the United States Air Force. He went on to extend his education, receiving his doctorate from Oregon Health and Sciences University in Portland, OR. Dr. Conklin has received extensive training in implant placement and restoration as well as guided bone regeneration. Dr. Conklin practices 3D dentistry by utilizing the latest in dental radiographic 3D Cone Beam technology. When not practicing dentistry Dr. Conklin enjoys spending time outdoors, skiing, hiking, and biking with his wife and four children. He looks forward to bringing out the full beauty of your smile.

Meet Our Caring Team

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Office Manager/Front Desk

Irene is from Clatskanie, Oregon and started her career in dental in 2003. She has been working at Meadowlark Family Dental since 2016 and enjoys Dr. Conklin's approach to helping people improve their oral health and smile. The best thing about the office for Irene is the patients. Outside of work Irene spends her time with family, friends and church. She loves going on walks with her husband as well as a good ballet now and then. Along with her husband, she has four wonderful children and one amazing granddaughter.

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Registered Dental Hygienist

Allison grew up in the Seattle area and has lived in Castle Rock since 2005. Her uncle is a dentist, her step-dad sold dental equipment and her mom was a dental assistant for many years. Allison has been around dentistry her whole life and when deciding on a career couldn't see herself doing anything else. She graduated from Shoreline Community College with a Dental Hygiene Degree in 2004. Before completing her Dental Hygiene program Allison was a dental assistant for three years. Allison has been in the dental field over 14 years and loves her career. Her patients are near and dear to her heart and helping them achieve healthy mouths is extremely rewarding. She has been married to her husband for 12 years and have nine-year old tiwns, Sierra and Stewart. Outside of work Allison enjoys volunteering at her children's school, watching their numerous sporting events, cooking, baking goodies, and gardening.

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Dental Assistant

Darci is a Kelso native where she graduated from Kelso High and attended Apollo College for Dental Assistant training. After completing her training program, Darci went to work for her childhood dentist, where she stayed for 20 years until his retirement. Darci chose to work in the dental field because of the opportunity it gives her to help other people smile. In her spare time Darci loves all things outdoors, camping, hiking, and looking for rocks. She also loves spending time with her wonderful boyfriend and his three great kids.

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Dental Assistant

Jess chose to work in dentistry because she enjoys getting to know people and conversing with them one-on-one; her job gives her that opportunity every day. She loves learning new things and in this field of work she feels she is constantly able to challenge herself and expand her knowledge. Jess graduated from Three Rivers Christian School in 2016, and is currently working on finishing her Associates degree at LCC. She is looking forward to eventually attending a hygiene program in order to become a dental hygienist. She enjoys traveling, hiking, spending time with her family and friends, and there's nothing quite like a really good nap.

Our Dental Philosophy

High-Quality Dentistry

At Meadowlark Family Dentistry, we never settle for less than the best when it comes to your oral health care. We work with the highest quality materials, laboratories, services and technologies to ensure lasting health solutions and beautiful results. We want to be worthy of a trusted relationship with you, and we know that the quality of our work is of the utmost importance in earning that trust.

Personal Relationships

We love the opportunity to get to know our patients personally and build lasting relationships together. We look forward to getting to know you too! We care about you as an individual and take the time to listen. As we get to know you, we are able to better customize your care. When you visit our practice, it's like you're visiting a good friend!

Trustworthy Team

Our constant goal is to build an open and trusted relationship with our patients. We understand the importance of clear expectations and detailed explanations. Our team is honest and thorough when diagnosing and treating dental needs. We will explain the details of your care in an easy-to-understand manner and answer any questions you might have. We promise to always keep your best interests in mind.

Fun Environment

You'll love the fun environment we've created at our practice. We have a kind and friendly team that works hard to help you feel at ease. We treat our patients like family and help them feel welcomed as they receive gentle, comfortable, and high-quality dental care. Your experience with us will be one of the best around.

Convenient Hours

We know your schedule can be busy and that it can be difficult to find time to come to the dentist. Because of this, we provide accommodating hours including early morning appointments for your convenience. We strive to keep appointments running on-time and to provide prompt, yet thorough care. We do our best to make your visit as smooth and easy-going as possible.

Comprehensive Services

We take great pride in being able to meet nearly all of your family's dental needs under one roof. From general dental procedures to more specialized services, there's little we don't do. We even offer implants in-house so you don't have to be sent out to a specialist. You and your family can have nearly every dental need met at one location, and you can stick with the team you already know and trust for your care.

If you value these qualities in a dentist, call us today! We’re passionate about your smile and passionate about helping you achieve optimal health!

Our team is skilled, knowledgeable and detailed.

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