Dentist - Kalamazoo
200 Turwill Lane
Kalamazoo, MI 49006


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Dentist in Kalamazoo, MI

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

Dentist in Kalamazoo, MI

StaffRonald Thompson, DDS

Is a graduate of the University Of Michigan School Of Dentistry. He has had post graduate training in oral surgery and endodontics. He did research in prosthodontics at the University of Michigan and co-published an article in the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry on balanced occlusion in removable dentures.

He has been active in organized dentistry, being a past president of the Kalamazoo Valley District Dental Society, the Russell Bunting Periodontal Society, and the West Michigan Steering Committee, (a part of the Michigan Dental Association). He is on the peer review committee of the Kalamazoo Valley District Dental Society and has received its "Distinguished Services" award.

He has a lovely wife (they've been married for more than 42 years). He has two great children (each married) and three wonderful grandchildren. He enjoys singing, fishing and (yes, he'll admit it) Pilates.

Ronald Thompson, DDSDaniel Bonine, DDS

Born and raised here in the Kalamazoo area Dr. Daniel Bonine graduated from Galesburg-Augusta High School in 1998. Dr. Bonine attended Michigan State University earning his undergraduate degree in chemistry and following was accepted at the University of Michigan Dental School, graduating in 2006. In 2007, he completed a General Practice Residency at the Denver VA Medical Center, studying all specialties in dentistry including implantology, dental surgery, dental prosthetics, and endodontics. Since returning to his home town community, he has been practicing in a private practice setting as well as working in public health. Dr. Bonine is a member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association and Kalamazoo Valley Dental Society.

Dr. Bonine enjoys any time with his wonderful wife, 3 year old daughter and 1 year old son. When not chasing kids around the house, he enjoys many sports activities, hunting and rebuilding tractors.

SuzanneSuzanne - Business Manager - Financial Coordinator

Suzanne has been employed in the dental field since 1964 and by Dr Thompson since June of 1990 and now by Dr. Bonine. She has two fantastic grown children and one granddaughter. Number one goal in her life is to enjoy each day to the fullest!!

Bonnie - Receptionist - Appointment CoordinatorBonnie - Receptionist - Appointment Coordinator

Bonnie has been in the medical/dental field since 1964.She has been with Dr Thompson since 2001 and now with Dr. Bonine as an appointment coordinator. She has been married for 52 wonderful years and has three beautiful children. Bonnie enjoys spending time with her eight grandchildren and working on a myriad of craft projects.


StaffPam - Registered Dental Hygienist

Pam has had the privilege of working with Dr. Thompson since 1986 and with Dr. Bonine since 2010.  When she is not at work, Pam and her husband spend as much time as possible in South Haven enjoying Lake Michigan.  Pam is also a big sports fan and enjoys singing in the choir at her church. Pam and her husband love spending time with their son and daughter when possible as well as with friends too.

StaffLaura - Registered Dental Hygienist - Receptionist - Appointment Coordinator

Laura earned her degree in Dental Hygiene from Kalamazoo Valley Community College and has been working at West Kalamazoo Dental Care since 2002 where her passion is to motivate patients to better dental health and to provide gentle and excellent care. Laura and her husband Greg, have three children and have joyfully added a daughter in law and son in law to their family. Outside of spending time with her family, Laura enjoys kayaking, cooking, snow shoeing and serving at her church.

StaffPeg - Registered Dental Hygienist

Peg graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at Kellogg Community College in Battle Creek. She has been priveleged and fortunate to have worked for Dr Thompson since 1984. She looks forward to many more years with Dr. Bonine. Peg has one adult son and her hobbies include Reading,various crafts and travel.