Oral Health


1000 SW Jackson, Suite 300
Topeka, Kansas 66612-1274


The Bureau of Oral Health at the Kansas Department of Health and Environment is Kansas’ state level public health division dedicated to oral health improvement. The Bureau works to increase awareness and improve the oral health of all Kansans through:
      1.)  Oral Health Data Collection and Dissemination
      2.)  Statewide Oral Health Education
      3.)  Development of Evidence-based Oral Health Policy
      4.)  Programming Dedicated to Dental Disease Prevention



Contact Information
  • Kansas Department of Health & Environment
    Bureau of Oral Health
    1000 SW Jackson, Suite 300
    Topeka, Kansas 66612-1274
    Phone: (785) 368-8264


Dayna Brinckman DDS, CHCEF
Director Bureau of Oral Health
785-296-6536
Dayna.Brinckman@ks.gov

Amalia Almeida, APRN, MSN
Children's Oral Health Program Manager
785-296-3958
Amalia.Almeida@ks.gov

Debra Trybom, RDH, ECPIII
Outreach Dental Hygienist
785-368-8264
Debra.Trybom@ks.gov

James M. Francis, MPH
Epidemiologist
785-296-5116
James.M.Francis@ks.gov