About Collins Family Dentistry

Utilizing the latest technology, procedures, and techniques, Dr. Collins will help you and your family achieve optimal oral health.
In 2012, Collins Family Dentistry assumed the practice of Benedick Family Dentistry when Dr. Michael W. Benedick retired.

Kyle Collins Dentistry Staff

Dr. Kyle Collins

Dr. Kyle Collins - Dentist

Kyle B. Collins DMD was born and raised right here in Caldwell. After graduating from Caldwell High School he went on to complete his undergraduate studies at Idaho State University, and later The University of Kentucky College of Dentistry.

Taking over for Dr. Michael W. Benedick when he retired, Dr. Collins is excited to be practicing dentistry in his home-town. When not in the office perfecting smiles, you can find “Dr. Kyle” in the great outdoors. He is a huge fan of the best that Idaho has to offer. Whether it is running, skiing, golfing or hunting if it is outside he is up for it.



Pam Benedick

Pam Benedick - Office Admin/Reception

Pam is a native to Idaho and has lived in Caldwell for most of her life. She graduated from Vallivue High School and then attended Northwest Nazarene College. She began working for the practice in 1997 under Dr. Benedick. Her experience makes her a wealth of knowledge and we really enjoy having her as part of our team.

Pam loves kids, she has 2 of her own and she has taken on the role of preschool director at her church.


Kristin Staats

Kristin Staats - Office Admin/Reception

Kristin was born and raised in Caldwell and is a graduate of Caldwell High School. She has a BA in Creative Writing at Boise State University and studied Dental Assisting at Milan. She has been a part of the Collins Dentistry team since 2014.

She enjoys reading good books and spending time with her family. She is married with a son and also does foster care.


Kristie Renfro

Kristie Renfro - Office Manager

Kristie is originally from California and moved to Parma, Idaho after she studied Dental Assisting at CSM. Since April 2017, she has been a valuable team member at Collins Family Dentistry.

She is married with three grown children. Kristie enjoys the outdoors and spending time with her family. She is always up for a good laugh.


Cindy Moffis

Cindy Moffis - Dental Hygienist

Cindy is an honorary native of Caldwell. Graduating from high school in Adrian Oregon, she has called Caldwell her home since 1985. She studied Dental Hygiene at The American Institute of Health Technology. She has been part of the team here since 2002.

Idaho is perfect for Cindy; she loves the outdoors and spends her free time hunting, fishing, or camping. She also adores spending as much time with her granddaughters as she possibly can.


Angela Slack

Angela Slack - Dental Hygienist

Angela was born and raised in Nampa, Idaho. She graduated from ISU in Dental Hygiene. She has been a part of the Collins Family Dentistry team since August of 2017.

She is married and lives an active lifestyle. Angela enjoys hiking and spending time with her husband.


Francisca Arechiga Suarez

Francisca Arechiga Súarez - Dental Assistant

Originally from Mexico, Francisca put down roots in Idaho after living in California for 15 years. She has been married for more than 20 years and has lived in Caldwell since 2002. She studied Dental Assisting at Apollo College in Boise and then joined our dental practice in 2004 under Dr. Benedick.

She has 2 teenage boys and a husband that keep her busy when she is away from the office. She also enjoys running when she can.


Makayla Salinas

Makayla Salinas - Dental Assistant

Makayla was born and raised in Caldwell and is a graduate of Caldwell High School. She studied Dental Assisting at ATS. She joined the practice in January of 2017 and we really enjoy having her as a part of the team.

She enjoys hiking with her dogs and boyfriend. Makayla also coaches volleyball for Caldwell Rec.