Meet The Staff

Our Team consists of highly trained individuals who are dedicated to making your visit to our office as comfortable as possible. From the knowledgeable administrative staff, to our caring and compassionate clinical team of surgical assistants, we are striving to provide you with an exceptional dental experience.

Our clinical staff members are certified in CPR, Basic Life Support, and DAANCE (Dental Anesthesia Assistant Certification Exam).

Our administrative staff is one of our greatest assets, treating our patients with the utmost privacy and integrity and ready to assist with your scheduling, financing and insurance needs.  Our staff is available to assist with any questions that you may have. 

Richard Glow, DDS, Practice Administrator

Dr. Richard GlowDr. Richard (Rick) Glow joined Midwest Oral Surgery & Dental Implants after completing his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery from St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers in New York. Dr. Glow is an Omaha native. He earned his bachelor of sciences from Creighton University in 1993 and graduated from Creighton School of Dentistry in 2000. He completed an internship in oral maxillofacial surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2001. He is board eligible by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

He is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the Nebraska Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American Dental Society, the Nebraska Dental Association, and the Omaha District Dental Society. He maintains hospital privileges at Methodist Hospital, Children’s Medical Center and Boys Town Hospital.

Dr. Glow and his wife have four children.

Briana Bales, Clinical Business Manager


Venessa Shelley, Implant Treatment Supervisor