Jason Barth, DDS

Dr. Jason Barth is a native of Manhattan and a graduate of both Kansas State University and the University of Tennessee, College of Dentistry. He completed his doctoral residency at the University of Florida, Jacksonville, with advanced training in all areas of dentistry, and heavy emphasis on the placement and restoration of dental implants and cosmetic surgery.

Active in American Dental Association and Kansas Dental Association, and having served District Vice President, Dr. Barth continuously invests time in continuing education and professional dental venues.

Dr. Barth and his wife, Jenee’, a practicing optometrist, have 3 children, Evie, Emory and Elle. Raising their family and participating in community activities keeps them busy. They enjoy sports, home projects and traveling to visit extended family.


C.A. Ritter, DDS

Dr. C.A. Ritter Jr. said Dr. Ferson and other Salina dentists encouraged his interest in dentistry. A life-long resident of Salina, he graduated from Sacred Heart High School and Kansas Wesleyan University. He is a 1979 graduate of the University of Missouri-Kansas City Dental School.

Dr. Ritter and his wife, Cheryl, a first-grade teacher at Meadowlark School, are raising three sons: Chuck, Ross, and Rex. “Cheryl and I returned to Salina principally as our family ties are here. We enjoy the community and the opportunity to raise our sons in the area,” he said. Along with continuing education courses, Dr. Ritter holds memberships to the American Dental Association, the Kansas Dental Association, the Northwest-Golden Belt District and the Salina Dental Society. He is active in the Boy Scouts program and plays trombone in a band. He also enjoys outdoor activities, especially cycling.


Kerry Carlson, DDS

Dr. Kerry Carlson is a native of Clay Center. He attended Emporia State University for his undergraduate studies before going to dental school at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he graduated in 1988 with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He furthered his education by completing his General Practice Residency at St. Anthony Hospital in Oklahoma City. Dr. Carlson practiced for 22 years at Dental Associates of Manhattan before joining Salina Dental Arts in 2011. He attributes the leadership and guidance of mentors Drs. Charlie Hughes and Jerry Pettle to his success, and he is forever grateful that he has been able to share their expertise.

Dr. Carlson is a member of the American Dental Association as well as numerous study clubs and continuums. He is currently the president of the Salina Dental Society and the Kansas Northwest Golden Belt Dental District. He completes more than 30 hours of continuing education each year, and is dedicated to treating his patients in a caring manner and environment.

Dr. Carlson and his wife, Karen, have 5 children and 3 grandchildren. He enjoys watching all sports, and especially enjoys playing golf. Outside of the office, his activities are centered on spending time with his family and friends. He also plays trombone in a worship band at First Covenant Church.


Maria Wittman, DDS

Dr. Maria Wittman attended Kansas State University, where she majored in Biology, before attending dental school at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, graduating with her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2012. She completed a one-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) residency program at Wichita State University, and has been practicing in the Salina, KS, area for since 2015.

Dr. Wittman is always eager to attended courses in all areas of dentistry in order to extend her knowledge and continue to provide quality, compassionate care for her patients. She is a member of the American Dental Association as well as a study club that focuses on orthodontic treatment.

Dr. Wittman and her husband, Garrett, have one daughter, Annie. Outside of the office, she enjoys cheering on the K-State Wildcats and KC Royals.


Meet Our Team


Our friendly team of dental professionals at Salina Dental Arts loves working with individuals and families to create healthy, beautiful smiles that last a lifetime. When you visit our office, we take the time to get to know you and help you feel comfortable; and we are dedicated to providing you with personalized care that meets your needs. Give us a call today at 785-823-2472 to learn more about us and to schedule your appointment with one of our experienced dentists in Salina, Kansas!