Terre Haute Living December 2016 - Page 52

BUSINESS ‘Practice’ makes perfect STORY: KATIE SHANE PHOTOGRAPHY: JOSEPH C. GARZA “ Dentistry Just For Kids celebrates 25 years in business, 1 year in new location W hen Dr. Steve Pilipovich started his practice in a mid-sized office at Eighth and Poplar streets in 1991, the dream was to operate a successful pediatric dentistry office. Now, Dr. Steve, as he’s affectionately called by his patients, is celebrating two career milestones in the same year. 2016 marks not only the first year at his new facility at 11th and Ohio, but 25 years in business. “Twenty-five years ago we never would have imagined we would be in this type of facility with this type of practice,” he says with a smile. “But it’s really rewarding and we are so proud of what we have done, and to impact so many different 52 Terre Haute Living • December 2016 I never would have believed this 23 years ago. [Dr. Steve] is a super guy to work for; I can’t say enough good things about him and Sandy.” — Jeanne Howard, 23.5 years on staff “ To start 18 years ago, [Dr. Steve] hadn’t been in practice too long, but to be able to grow with this business and to see all the changes, it’s a part of me in a way and to be part of this excitement and new building is wonderful.” — Kay Moss, 18 years on staff tribstar.com/terrehauteliving