Kalamazoo Pediatric Dentistry
1900 Whites Rd.
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 343-5386

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Dr. Ryan Basler DDS







Specialist in Dentistry for infants, children, teens and patients with special needs.

Dr. Ryan Basler graduated from Albion College in 2002 and received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. Dr. Basler continued his education at Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI, where he received his Dental Degree. While at Marquette, Dr. Basler was vice-president of Give Kids a Smile, a program that sent dental students into schools to educate and perform sealants on young children.  While in dental school, he also volunteered his dental services to needy patients in Guatemala. After all of his volunteer activities with children at Marquette, Dr. Basler knew he wanted to be a pediatric dentist.  He did a general practice residency in Providence, Rhode Island, where he primarily treated children. He then moved to Buffalo and completed his pediatric dental residency at Children’s Hospital of Buffalo. After completion of the residency, Dr. Basler and his family moved back to Michigan where he now owns Kalamazoo Pediatric Dentistry.   
Dr. Basler is married to wife, Jeselyn. They have six children: Brooks, Bella, Bracken, Braelynn, Bennett and Blaise. When he is not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and being involved in his church.  His hobbies include hunting, fishing, and playing all sports. 


Dr. Nathan van Hofwegen
Dr. van Hofwegen graduated from Hope College where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish.  Upon graduation, he relocated to the University of Iowa where he earned his dental degree (D.D.S.).  He was commissioned as an officer in the United States Air Force Dental Corps and proudly served our country for 3 years after which he was honorably discharged. 

Dr. van Hofwegen received his certificate for Advanced Education in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of Minnesota.  He worked closely with providers from Amplatz Children’s Hospital while practicing dentistry for children.  Dr. van Hofwegen and his wife Laura have four children Adrian, Asher, Cael and Mae .  They enjoy the great outdoors, reading together, and church activities. 



Dental Hygienist - Christy and Janell












Office Manager - Karen
Patient Scheduling Coordinator - Tabatha
Hospital Coordinator - Lisa










Dental Assistants - Sara, Heather, Kara and Marina