Dentist - Bloomington
191 W. Gordon Pike
Bloomington, IN 47403

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Dentist in Bloomington, IN

All our professionals at Bloomington Family Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Dr. Kloboves with his team, are committed to continuing education. Dr. Kloboves seeks out advanced training in a wide range of dental issues and techniques to better serve his patients. Through continuing education programs such as Invisalign (invisible braces), Heartland Aesthetic Continuum, The Heartland Experience and Doctor Leadership, Dr. Kloboves receives additional training on procedures including crowns, veneers, aesthetic restorations, teeth whitening, invisible braces, bridges, onlays and rotary endodontics.

We are focused on providing lifetime quality care for all patients.

Dr. Ryan Kloboves, DDS

 Dr. Ryan Kloboves, or Dr. K, as many patients call him, was born in Warren, Ohio, but was raised in Northern Indiana. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Indiana University. He then went on to continue at Indiana University for his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in Indianapolis. After graduating in 2005 Dr. Kloboves practiced dentistry for four years in a corporate, general practice. He opened Bloomington Family Dental in 2009. Currently he holds a Fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantology. He is also a member of the ADA, IDA, IDDS, and is working toward a Fellowship in The Academy of General Dentistry. He met his wife in dental school, and they have four beautiful children. When not providing premier dental care, Dr. Kloboves enjoys boating and fishing.





Dr. Robert Shirley, DDS

Dr. Shirley, originally a graduate of Bloomington High School South, received his undergraduate degree at Northwestern University where he was a member of the football team. He then went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at Indiana University School of Dentistry. Upon graduating dental school in 2011, Dr. Shirley has been practicing dentistry in a private/general practice. Dr. Shirley and Dr. Kloboves came together in 2017 due to their common goals of patient focused comprehensive dental care using state of the art equipment. In his spare time, Dr. Shirley enjoys being outside with his family, attending sporting events, fishing, woodworking, and brewing specialty coffees at home!

Our Team


Bloomington Family Dental is fully equipped with the latest products and equipment available in the dental industry, offering the dental team the opportunity to provide the most up-to-date procedures and services to their patients. The doctor and his team inform and educate each patient about the latest procedures and dental health care choices available to suit his or her specific needs and help entire families maintain and improve their oral health.

From routine cleanings and simple tooth-colored fillings to more in-depth restorative and cosmetic services, every patient receives individualized care to help them keep their teeth and a bright and beautiful smile for a lifetime.


Dental Assistants


Emily-Lead Dental Assistant/ Back Office Manager

Emily has been with our dental family since 2010. She studied at the University of Southern Indiana, and went on to IUPUI to get her expanded assistant certification. Being very knowledgeable about different procedures and techniques, makes Emily a great chair side assistant. When not assisting, Emily enjoys spending time with her family. Emily and her husband have a beautiful daughter, Annily, a sweet son, Beckett, as well as Murphy their dog.






Ciara graduated from IU school of Dentistry in 2013 as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant with her Bachelor’s degree in Health Science. She joined our dental family in June, 2015. Ciara strives to make each patient feel comfortable throughout their visit, focusing on patient care and establishing relationships with each of her patients.  When not assisting, Ciara enjoys spending time with Bacon, her fur baby. Some of her favorite activities include traveling, especially to the beach or Universal Studios, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter which is where her fiancé Jerry proposed, they will soon be married in October, 2019.



Jewelee joined the practice in 2017. She graduated top of her class from Brightwood College. Jewelee plans to expand her knowledge and certifications in dental assisting this upcoming Fall. When not working in dentistry, Jewelee enjoys watching movies and spending time with her dog, Buddy.





Dental Hygienists







Jessica recently joined the practice in the Fall of 2018. She graduated from USI with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene at the top of her class. She's from a small town in Southern Indiana, so she understands the importance of community and serving the Bloomington area. In her free time, Jessica enjoys playing softball and volleyball, staying involved in her church, and spending time with friends and family.



Victoria is a recent addition to the Bloomington Family Dental team. She attended the IU School of Dentistry and earned a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene with a track in Public Health Administration. She enjoys small talk with her patients and staying up to date on the latest dental topics. During her time off, Victoria likes feeding her cows, relaxing on her front porch swing, and adventuring with her husband.


Business Associates





Peggy joined the Bloomington Family Dental practice in November 2011, and is part of the front desk team. She has spent many years working in the health field, with over 19 years of experience specifically in the dental field. She enjoys hearing about our patients' busy lives and their interesting stories. Peggy is a Michigan native and came to Bloomington through her husband's employment at Crane. She enjoys golfing and gardening in her free time and traveling North back to Michigan to visit her family and spend time with her grandchildren.



Kaitlyn has been part of the Bloomington Family Dental team since 2016 - shortly after her move to Bloomington. Originally from New Jersey, she was happy to trade city skylines for the natural scenery Indiana has to offer. When Kaitlyn is not helping patients coordinate their dental care, she enjoys reading, crafting, and going on adventures with her husband, Joe, and their dog, Hazel.      



Deanna has been part of the Bloomington Family Dental team since 2018. She has been in the dental field since 2011, beginning in Oral Surgery and transitioning to General Dentistry. Deanna has been with her husband Geoff since high school, and they have one son, Dakota, together. On her free time, she enjoys boating, camping, fishing, hiking, and watching her son play baseball.                                                                                                            



Wendy has been part of the Bloomington Family Dental team since July 2019. She comes from a 12 year backround in pharmaceuticals. Wendy also served in the Marine Corps from 2000-2003 spending 2 years in Okinawa, Japan. Wendy lives on a farm in Bloomington with her husband Brad. She enjoys spending her free time with her family and doing chuch activities. Most of all Wendy enjoys being on the farm with her dogs Sassy, Sherman, and Piper who have all been rescued.