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Dio L. Daily, D.D.S.

daily1Dr. Daily graduated from the University of Tulsa with a Bachelor of Science degree, then attended dental school at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He and his wife Sharon moved to Springfield in 1970. For 3 1/2 years Dr. Daily operated and managed a dental clinic for children in the old City Hospital on the Cox North campus. In January 1971, he also started private practice at this present location. He is a member of the American Dental Association, American Acadamy of Implant Dentists, the Missouri Dental Association and the Greater Springfield Area Dental Society. He served the Springfield Dental Society as president in 1981-1982. It was during his tenure that fluoride was voted into Springfield’s water supply and he was very actively involved in that campaign. He and Sharon reside in Springfield and have raised three daughters; Darla is married to Dr. Rosen. Debra is married to Tom Brookhart from Branson and Diane is married to Mark Gelner of Springfield. There are currently seven grandchildren, but the family is still growing.

Alan M. Rosen, D.D.S.


Rosen portrait newA Springfield native and graduate of Greenwood Laboratory School, Dr. Alan M. Rosen received a BA degree from Rice University in 1991. After a three-year career touring as a professional golfer, Dr. Rosen turned his efforts and focus to dentistry graduating with honors from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry. Since graduating in 2002 Dr. Rosen has immersed himself in hundreds of hours of continuing education including five intense week-long courses at the prestigious Pankey Institute. He has also taken courses at the Dawson Academy. Cosmetics and Tempromandibular Joint (TMJ) disorders have been Dr. Rosen’s primary post-graduate educational focus. Dr. Rosen has completed his Standard Proficiency Dental Laser Certification in both Er:Yag and Nd:Yag wavelengths and he is a dental product evaluator. Dr. Rosen is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Missouri Dental Assoication, and the Greater Springfield Dental Society serving as President in 2008-2009. Dr. Rosen has been married to Darla since 1995. They have two daughters, Alexandra Grace and Reagan Olivia, and a son Benjamin Arthur. He is a member of the Southeast Rotary Club and has served as Greenwood Alumni Association President. He enjoys cycling and training/competing in triathlons, cooking BBQ on his Big Green Egg, traveling, and spending time with his family.


Registered Dental Hygienist
6 years with Daily Rosen


Where are you from: Kansas

What I do for fun: Hang out with the family on the river floating, camping, and hiking. Love exploring Arkansas in the spring/fall. Currently hooked on trail running and Crossfit.

Favorite movie: No favorite movie but favorite movie lines. Just ask!

Favorite Restaurant: Love chips & salsa and breakfast, but would prefer to eat at home.

Fun fact (did you know): Love road trips! Love hockey and truly miss watching my sons play!

Certified Dental Assistant
25 years with Daily Rosen

Where are you from: Kansas Girl

What I do for fun: Road trips, river floats, hike and camp

Favorite movie: Miller's Crossing, Out of Africa

Favorite Restaurant: Eating in the kitchen and around a campfire with friends and family is always best!

Fun fact (did you know): I'll have a sailboat one day named Verda Marie.

Certified Dental Assistant
22 years with Daily Rosen

Where are you from: Springfield, MO

What I do for fun: Spending time with husband and two kids. Love the outdoors. Going kayaking, long walks - mainly anything outside.

Favorite movie: Top Gun

Favorite Restaurant: Zios Italian Kitchen - great food, both of my kids work there.

Fun fact (did you know): Like fingerprints, everyone's tongue print is different.

Treatment Coordinator
3 years with Daily Rosen


Where are you from: Richland, MO

What I do for fun: Traveling, floating, and playing with our dogs.

Favorite movie: National Lampoons's Vacation movies

Favorite Restaurant: Jimm's Steakhouse and Panera

Fun fact (did you know): I love college football and hockey.

Treatment Coordinator
6 years with Daily Rosen

Where are you from: Branson, MO

What I do for fun: Bicycle, read, kayak and hike.

Favorite movie: Castaway and Without a Paddle

Favorite Restaurant: Jimm's Steakhouse

Favorite Quote: "No one cares how much you know until they know how much you care."

Certified Dental Assistant
12 years with Daily Rosen

Where are you from: Marshfield, MO

What I do for fun: Anything outside - hiking, canoeing, simming.

Favorite movie: Jungle Book (the new one)

Favorite Restaurant: Taco Truck

Favorite Quote: "If you want to go fast, alone. If you want to go far, go together."

Fun fact (did you know): I love summer and pets!

Registered Dental Hygienist
17 years with Daily Rosen

Where are you from: Olathe, KS

What I do for fun: I like spending time with my dogs, reading books and going to Springfield Nature Center. I love to travel and planning my next adventure. My last three trips were to the Himalaya Mountains, between India and China.

Favorite Restaurant: Honestly I am not much of a foodie. After my travels in remote areas of developing countries I am happy if a meal just doesn't make me ill!

Fun fact (did you know): I have only two shopping weaknesses: Smart wool hiking socks & squeaky toys for my dogs

Registered Dental Hygienist
1 year with Daily Rosen


Where are you from: Searcy, AR

What I do for fun: Hang with my kiddos. We love the outdoors. We try to do a little bit of everything.

Favorite movie: How to lose a guy in 10 days, the Notebook, any romantic comedy. 

Favorite Restaurant: Does Andy's count?

Fun fact (did you know): I still hold a Track & Field record at my elementary school.

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