Meet our Dentists

Dr. Tim Ernesti

Dr. Ernesti has a wife, Una, a son, Luka, and a daughter, Maria. He graduated from West Point CC in 1996 and studied at Mount Marty for his undergrad. Dr. Ernesti attended UNMC Dental School where he graduated in 2000. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family, traveling, camping and running. Dr. Ernesti has practiced in Wisconsin since 2004.

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Dr. Shawn Kralik

Dr. Shawn Kralik has been with Family Dental Center since it opened in 2010.  He graduated from the Univ of Nebraska College of Dentistry in 2003.  Dr. Kralik practices full time in West Point, NE.  He satellites to the Morningside office and treats our orthodontic patients.  

Dr. Kralik has completed a 2 year course in orthodontics for General dentists, Progressive Orthodontics is considered the leader in orthodontic education.  He enjoys all aspects of dentistry with a special passion for treatment of kids. Dr. Kralik was appointed by the Governor to serve on the Rural Health Advisory Commission for the State of Nebraska, he is the only dentist that serves on this board, the board deals with issues facing rural health care.  Dr. Kralik is also a member of the American Dental Association as well as the Nebraska Dental Association.

Dr. Kralik loves to spend time with his wife Anne and their two boys Kolton and Konnor.  They enjoy spending time together playing outdoors, sports, attending sporting events, hunting and fishing.  Dr. Kralik is also very active in the community, serving on the West Point Chamber of Commerce, Knights of Columbus activities, coaching youth football, basketball, and soccer.

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