Dentist - Bloomington
191 W. Gordon Pike
Bloomington, IN 47403

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Dentist in Bloomington, IN

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

Dr. Kloboves with his team, are committed to continuing education. Dr. Kloboves seeks out advanced training in a wide range of dental issues and techniques to better serve his patients. Through continuing education programs such as Invisalign (invisible braces), Heartland Aesthetic Continuum, The Heartland Experience and Doctor Leadership, Dr. Kloboves receives additional training on procedures including crowns, veneers, aesthetic restorations, teeth whitening, invisible braces, bridges, onlays and rotary endodontics.

New patients are welcome at Bloomington Family Dental, and appointments can be made by calling (812) 824-1600.

We are focused on providing lifetime quality care for all patients.

Dr. Ryan Kloboves, DDS

 Dr. Ryan Kloboves, or Dr. K, as many patients call him, was born in Warren, Ohio, but was raised in Northern Indiana. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Indiana University. He then went on to continue at Indiana University for his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in Indianapolis. After graduating in 2005 Dr. Kloboves practiced dentistry for four years in a corporate, general practice. He opened Bloomington Family Dental in 2009. Currently he holds a Fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantology. He is also a member of the ADA, IDA, IDDS, and is working toward a Fellowship in The Academy of General Dentistry. He met his wife in dental school, and they have four beautiful children. When not providing premier dental care, Dr. Kloboves enjoys boating and fishing.





Dr. Robert Shirley, DDS

Dr. Shirley, originally a graduate of Bloomington High School South, received his undergraduate degree at Northwestern University where he was a member of the football team. He then went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at Indiana University School of Dentistry. Upon graduating dental school in 2011, Dr. Shirley has been practicing dentistry in a private/general practice. Dr. Shirley and Dr. Kloboves came together in 2017 due to their common goals of patient focused comprehensive dental care using state of the art equipment. In his spare time, Dr. Shirley enjoys being outside with his family, attending sporting events, fishing, woodworking, and brewing specialty coffees at home!

Our Team


Bloomington Family Dental is fully equipped with the latest products and equipment available in the dental industry, offering the dental team the opportunity to provide the most up-to-date procedures and services to their patients. The doctor and his team inform and educate each patient about the latest procedures and dental health care choices available to suit his or her specific needs and help entire families maintain and improve their oral health.

From routine cleanings and simple tooth-colored fillings to more in-depth restorative and cosmetic services, every patient receives individualized care to help them keep their teeth and a bright and beautiful smile for a lifetime.


Dental Assistants


Emily-Lead Dental Assistant/ Back Office Manager

Emily has been with our dental family for three years. She studied at the University of Southern Indiana, and went on to IUPUI to get her expanded assistant certification. Being very knowledgeable about different procedures and techniques, makes Emily a great chair side assistant. When not assisting, Emily enjoys spending time with her family. Emily and her husband have a beautiful daughter, Annily, as well as Murphy their dog.












Dental Hygienist



If you want someone who is always smiling, Andria is the hygienist for you! She attended Ball State University, and Indiana University School of Dentistry. She graduated with her degree in Dental Hygiene in 2010. Origianlly from Bedford, Andria still calls South Central Indiana, home. In her free time, Andria enjoys Yoga, Kayaking, Bingo, and spending time with her dog, Oliver. Patients love Andria's relaxing cleanings.




Elya is our most experienced hygienist, and has been in dentistry for 11 years. Elya was born and raised in Worthington, IN. She attended USI for her Associate in Dental Hygiene Degree in 2005, and received her Bachelors of Science in Health Administration at USI in 2006. Elya has done it all! She has worked the front desk, and has also done chair side assisting. On her down time, she enjoys spending time with her two daughters and husband. Patients love Elya's relaxing gentle cleanings.








Business Associates

Brittany- Front Office Manager

Born and raised in Bloomington, Brittany has lots of Hoosier pride. She is an expert when it comes to insurance, and can answer any questions you may have regarding your benefits. She has worked in dental for more than ten years, ranging from front office to chair side assisting. Having held so many different roles in dental, she understands all aspects of care. Brittany and her husband are also actively involved in their church, Family Life and Worship Center, where they lead the music department and also the Young Adult group.  When not at work, Brittany enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 year old son, Nolan.




Peggy joined the Bloomington Family Dental practice in November 2011, and is part of the front desk team. She has spent many years working in the health field, with over 12 years of experience specifically in the dental field.    After raising two children she returned to the classroom and obtained her Associates Degree in Microcomputer Applications, to help stay current in the work force. Peggy is a Michigan native and came to Bloomington through her husband's employment at Crane. She enjoys golfing and boating in her free time or traveling North back to Michigan to visit her family and spend time with her little granddaughters.



While still fairly new to Bloomington and our office, Kaitlyn feels right at home. Originially from New Jersey, she was happy to trade city skylines for the natural scenery Indiana has to offer. When Kaitlyn is not helping patients coordinate their dental care, she enjoys reading, crafting, and taking her dog, Hazel, on adventures.