I graduated from Princeton University and received my Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the School of Dental Medicine at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. My post-doctoral Specialty Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics was completed at the U.S. Army Orthodontic Residency Program, Fort Meade, Maryland while on active duty in the United States Navy Dental Corps.

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Dr. Jeff Kohlmeier grew up in the heart of the Flint Hills, in Cottonwood Falls, KS.  Growing up in in such an amazing community helped shape Dr. Kohlmeier into the person and doctor he is today.  Dr. Kohlmeier brings the laid back, small town, ideals into his practice of orthodontics. 

Our Team

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is trained and skilled, and we strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Each member of our treatment team is a Registered Assistant, and our office staff has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars sponsored by the Levin Group.


Officer Manager / Treatment Coordinator

Hollie grew up on a farm in Beloit Kansas and still goes back to help her family during harvest. She has worked in the Dental field in Manhattan since 1994, and has been with Hayden Kohlmeier Orthodontics since 2006. She loves to play golf and enjoys spending time with family, friends, Fireman Sam (her hubby), and their very spoiled dog, Emmie.

Clinical Supervisor / Supplies / Inventory

Alisha is a farm girl from northwest Kansas. She has lived and worked as a dental assistant in Manhattan for the last 20 years and has been with Hayden Kohlmeier Orthodontics since 2006. She has two dogs (kids) and loves spending outdoor time with them and her husband, Sean.

Clinical Chairside Assistant / Lab Coordinator

Randi joined our office in 2013 and is enjoying every minute of her time here. Randi grew up in an Army family and has traveled extensively. She enjoys spending time with her family, and loves to being outside, cooking and doing crafts.


Reception / Marketing

Debbie was born and raised in Los Angeles California, she recently moved to Manhattan to be closer to family. She is enjoying her new town, and discovering all that it has to offer. Debbie loves to read in her spare time, and is a movie enthusiast .


Clinical Chair-side Assistant

Kim Sorensen is from Provo, UT and has lived in Manhattan for 5 years. She has worked in orthodontics for just under 3 years. She and her husband, Trent, have 2 boys, 2 girls and a dog named Sunny. She loves health and fitness, being in the sun, traveling, eating good food, hiking, playing and coaching volleyball and hanging our with family and friends.


Scheduling / Accounting / Insurance

Eileen was born and raised in New Jersey and has lived in Japan and Spain among many other places. She is the mother of two girls and two boys and is very active in the Manhattan community. She loves to swim and is the Immediate Past President of the Manhattan Marlins.

Treatment Coordinator / Sleep Coordinator

Kesleigh was born and raised in the San Diego area. She recently relocated to Manhattan to be near her family. Coming from a background of Real Estate and Event Planning she enjoys the change of pace that Dentistry brings. In addition to spending time with her large family, she enjoys watching sports, baking and taking care of her bunny Betsy.




Clinical Chair-side Assistant

Kailyn grew up in Arkansas City, KS. She went to school at Salina Tech for Dental Assisting and then moved to Manhattan to join our team. She loves everything llamas, spending time with family and watching K-State kick butt. Go Cats!


Clinical Chair-side Assistant

Deb was born in California and raised in Illinois. She has been in Kansas since 2005.  Deb went to school for Dental Assisting and now she’s a part of our team. Her dad is retired Military and she has 1 brother and 1 awesome son.  


Taylor grew up in Chanute, KS and is currently attending Kansas State University. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, staying active, trying new things and going to K-State football games. We are happy to have her on our team.