Kelley Ryals


Personal Biography

Dr. Ryals is a native of Santa Fe and went to Santa Fe High School. She is married with one Pomeranian named Armani, a cat named Chewy, and a Siberian Husky named Kona. She is currently a Captain in the New Mexico Army National Guard serving as the New Mexico State Dental Officer. She is also an avid triathlete, loves cheesy reality TV shows, and is a huge Nebraska football fan.


Creighton Dental School; Omaha, NE


Biology, University of New Mexico; Albuquerque, NM


“My personal motto is ‘Love what you do and you will never work a day in your life.’ I am passionate about providing quality and exceptional dental care. My patients can always expect to be my number one priority and that I will dedicate myself to patient education. I strive to give every patient a beautiful smile.”

Personal Favorites

Dr. Ryals’ loves Nebraska football!

Professional Association

American Dental Association, New Mexico Dental Association, Santa Fe Dental Association, Co-Director of One World Dental Clinics (Omaha, NE)

Volunteer Experience

Institute for Latin Concerns, student dentist, dental needs in Dominican Republic; Healthcare for the Homeless of Houston


Cum laude – Creighton Dental School; Omaha, NE; Dean’s list; Quintessence in research at Creighton Dental School