Meet Dr. Casey-Kelly
For Dr. Mary Casey-Kelly strives to make her patients feel special and to know they are family.
Mary is very involved in the Special Care Dentistry Association, a national organization that is specifically focused on providing dentistry for those with special needs. Mary was the president of the American Association of Hospital Dentistry in 2007, is a Diplomat of the American Board of Special Care Dentistry, and a Fellow of the American Association of Hospital Dentistry. She also sat on the National Post-Graduate Residency Education Review Board for the ADA from 1999-2003 and 2005-2006.
Mary is also active locally in the Oklahoma County Dental Society, having served as a member of the Board of Directors, and on the Department of Human Services sub-committee. She sat on the Anesthesia Sub-Committee for the State of Oklahoma Board of Dentistry, chairing the committee for the final years of her commitment. Mary also has been a volunteer for the OK Mission of Mercy, providing dental services in Oklahoma City; and as a volunteer for Pan American Medical Mission Foundation providing dental services in Central America. Mary is a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church and has served as a Deacon and an Elder, as well as teaching 1st grade Sunday school for 8 years, and serving as a Confirmation mentor for many years.
She was a member of Leadership OKC Alumni, being a member of Class XI; and is also a sustaining member of the Junior League of Oklahoma City.
Mary met and married the love of her life, Tom Kelly, and had 14 wonderful years before losing him to cancer. During their marriage they were blessed with 4 beautiful grandsons who reside in California. Mary has multiple nieces and nephews who are like her own children as well as several “adopted” kids. She is also a great aunt to Emmarie, Layla and Jedd…the next generation to spoil! Mary’s hobbies include gardening, traveling and spending time with her family and friends. She especially enjoys the relationships she has with her staff at CJ Dental. Each member of the team is very special to her and she wants to make sure they understand she considers them family – just as she is with her patients. For Dr. Mary Casey-Kelly, dentistry is not just a job, it’s a calling. She strives to make her patients feel special and to know they are family.