Meet the Doctors
Dr. Pat Kelly
Dr. Patrick Kelly was born in Quinn, SD, and graduated from Wall High School. He attended the University of South Dakota-Vermillion, and graduated in 1980 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and a minor in Chemistry and Math. Dr. Kelly received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1985. After graduation, Dr. Kelly moved to Bowman, ND and has practiced in Bowman his entire career. He also had a satellite practice in Buffalo, SD from 1986-1999.
Dr. Kelly is a member of the American Dental Association, ND Dental Association, SD Dental Association, and the International College of Dentistry.
Dr. Kelly’s wife, Carla, is a RDH and works for the Southwestern District Health Unit. They have three daughters, two grandsons, and two grandbabies on the way! Dr. Kelly’s hobbies include hunting, antique auto restoration, bicycling, and trying to fix almost anything that needs repair.
Dr. Jennifer Sarsland
Dr. Jennifer Sarsland was born and raised in Bowman, ND. Dr. Sarsland earned her Bachelor of Business degree from The University of Mary in Bismarck, and after working in the insurance industry for a few years, decided to go back to school to pursue dentistry. She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln in May 2011 and moved back to her hometown to join Dr. Kelly’s practice.
Dr. Sarsland is a member of the American Dental Association, North Dakota Dental Association and West Slope District Dental Society. She enjoys keeping up on advances in dentistry by reading the latest dental literature and attending a wide variety of continuing education courses.
Dr. Sarsland’s husband, Curt, also grew up in the Bowman area. They currently ranch northwest of Rhame, and Curt runs a carpet cleaning business. In their spare time, they enjoy following their four children, Caleb, Julie Claire, Gabe, and Anna in their various activities.