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About Us

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

Kathryn E. Nicholson, D.M.D., P.C.

Family Dentist in Klamath Falls, OR

Nicholson Dental

Dr. Nicholson grew up in Klamath Falls and graduated from Klamath Union High School. She continued her education at the University of Oregon where she received her Bachelors of Science in 1994. Dr. Nicholson then went on to receive her Doctorate of Dental Medicine Degree in June of 2000 from Oregon Health Sciences University.

Since graduating, Dr. Nicholson has built a very successful family dental practice in Klamath Falls. She is happy to be back home raising her family and providing quality dental care to the residents of Klamath Falls and the surrounding areas.

Dr. Nicholson is proud to be a member of the Oregon Dental Association, the American Dental Association, as well as a member the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Nicholson is devoted to the highest standard of patient care. She goes above and beyond to optimize her patient’s oral health and takes great pride in the results that come from this high-quality treatment. Dr. Nicholson participates in continued education throughout each year to ensure that she is informed of the latest trends in dentistry. She is always looking for newer, better ways to treat patients. Her attention to detail, kindness and commitment to achieving great oral health for her patients sets Dr. Nicholson apart in the dental field.

Favorite Movie: The Lake House
TV Show She Can’t Miss: The Closer
Favorite Candy: Milk Duds

Our Staff

Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly, and caring. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office.

Our team includes experienced and energetic people whose goal is to communicate well with our patients and provide the best care possible.

Lucy Claassen

Account Manager

Lucy was born in Busan, South Korea. Lucy lived in Klamath Falls for about 6 years, but now resides in Yreka, CA. She has a sweet year old Golden Retriever, named Ellie. She is 3 years old. In Lucy’s spare time, she enjoys taking Ellie on walks and reading. Lucy previously worked as a Paralegal in New York, as well as a Dental office in Sacramento. Lucy takes care of all our patient’s insurance and account matters to ensure our patients are getting the best care they can.

Favorite Movie: Avatar
TV Show She Can’t Miss: She doesn’t watch TV
Favorite Candy: Toblerone

Jeannette Beebout

Treatment Coordinator

Jeannette loves to snowboard, ride her bike and has a good time doing anything outdoorsy. Raised in Klamath Falls, she ventured off to a few places including Albany, OR & Truckee, CA after graduating Mazama High School in 2011. The last 8 years have been blessed with a bulldog named Reagan by her side.

Favorite Movie: The Other Guys
Favorite show: Jeopardy! (RIP Alex Trebek)
Favorite Candy: Almond Roca

Desire Oliver

Scheduling Coordinator

Desire was born in Riverside, California, and has lived in Klamath for 20 years. She spends most of her down time playing video games, painting, hanging out with friends, or watching TV. Desire has one cat who goes by the name of Duke Silver. She enjoys snowboarding or hibernating in the winter and going to any body of water in the summer!

Favorite Movie: Happy Gilmore
TV Show She Can’t Miss: The Office
Favorite Candy: ALL OF THEM

Megan Kahl

Registered Dental Hygienist

Megan was born in Chester, California but grew up in Redding, California. She has lived here in the basin for over 15 years. She attended Oregon Institute of Technology and graduated in 2002 with her associates degree in Dental Hygiene. Megan enjoys spending time with her family. Her favorite pass times are traveling, camping and watching her kids play sports. Megan enjoys getting to know her patients personally and helping them understand the importance of good oral hygiene. She has a great personality and always makes her patients feel comfortable in the chair. Megan loves to see her patients excitement when they see their oral health improve. Nicholson Dental is extremely grateful for Megan and her wonderful service!

Favorite Movie: Grease
TV Show She Can’t Miss: Friends
Favorite Candy: Almond Joy

Ashley Middleton

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Ashley lived in Klamath falls most my life. She has a passion for dentistry. She loves to go on road trips and the outdoors.

Favorite Movie: The upside
TV Show: Ridiculousness
Favorite Candy: Strawberry sour patch

Amelia Trujillo

Dental Assistant

Amelia was born in Washington and has lived in the klamath basin for the past 30 years. In her spare time she enjoys mineral hunting, camping and making art/crafts. She is new to the dentistry field and excited to grow with the company.

Favorite Movie: Dracula Untold
Favorite show: X-Files
Favorite Candy: Reeses Sticks

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