At Dental Wellness of Lexington, we’re proud to have a team of highly trained, caring, and experienced dentistry professionals, many of whom have been with the dental office for 15 years or longer! They also stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry with ongoing education clinics, so our dental patients receive the most modern care possible throughout each appointment and procedure. To learn more about the friendly faces you’ll encounter here, just keep reading below.
Meet the Lexington Dental Team
Mandy Business Office Team Leader and Scheduling Coordinator
Mandy’s career in the dental field covers over 20 years so far, and she’s thrilled to be working with the best team and doctors in the city! For her education, she attended the University of Louisville and also worked in their School of Dentistry. She has been ACLS certified since 2004 and completed advanced training courses in sleep apnea therapy, sedation dentistry, medical and dental cross coding, and more.
Mandy and her husband Dean have a daughter named Ellie. When she has free time outside of work, she enjoys reading, going to Keeneland, and vacationing at the beach. She also enjoys cheering for UK sports teams – unless they play the University of Louisville!
Jacqueline Financial Coordinator
Jacqueline has been in the dental field for 6 years. She completed her education at the Institute of Dental Technology , where she received her certification as an EDDA. Along with other certifications in CPR, ACLS, and dental radiation. She really enjoys interacting and finding the best financial option for our patients to advance them in dental treatment, as well as working with such a great team!
Jacqueline has a spunky yet sweet cat, named Bella. Whenever she has free time outside of the dental office, she enjoys restoring furniture, thrift shopping, hiking, crafting, and going to concerts.
Carla Assistant Team Leader, Certified Dental Assistant and Expanded Duties Dental Assistant
Carla has been working in the dental field for over 25 years now, and she loves helping patients through the transformative process of getting a great smile! She studied at Coastal Carolina Community College in North Carolina and is both a CDA and EDDA. She is also trained in sedation dentistry, dental implants, Invisalign, and CPR/ACLS.
Originally from Winchester, Carla and her husband Jared have two children named Zachery and Brayden, and two cats named Oreo and Turbo. Outside of work, she spends her free time going to the lake, vacationing, and spending quality time with her family. She’s also very OCD about keeping things organized, both at home and at the dental office.
Tracy Expanded Duties Dental Assistant
Tracy born and raised in Versailles, KY has been working in dentistry for two decades so far. She studied at Eastern Kentucky University and is an EDDA. Her additional advanced training includes courses in oral sedation, IV sedation, dental implant placement, and ACLS/BLS. She really enjoys interacting with patients and helping them day in and day out!
Outside of the dental office, Tracy and her husband Brett have a son named Brady and a rescue pup named Maize. She spends her free time reading, watching movies, going to concerts, and being a big UK football fan.
Tiffany Expanded Duties Dental Assistant
Originally from Paris, KY, Tiffany has been working in dentistry for nearly 25 years. She studied at both Bluegrass Community & Technical College and Kentucky Tech. Tiffany is an EDDA with advanced training in IV sedation, dental implants, CPR, ACLS, CEREC, and HIPPA/OSHA. She truly loves being able to help patients smile brightly again in the treatment chair!
Tiffany and her husband Cody have two daughters named Kennedy and Addison. Outside of work, she enjoys hanging out with her family and friends and doing all sorts of activities outdoors, including razor riding, camping, boating, and traveling.
Brittiney Expanded Duties Dental Assistant
Brittiney has been a member of our dental team for over two decades now, and she really loves helping patients achieve healthy, beautiful smiles. For her education, she attended Western Kentucky University. She also has her CDA and EDDA certifications and received advanced training in ACLS, IV sedation, and conscious sedation.
Outside of work, Brittiney has been married for nearly 20 years and has two daughters. Her personal hobbies include doing yoga, watching her girls play soccer and tennis, lounging at the beach, and spending lots of quality time with her family.
Breanna Expanded Duties Dental Assistant
Breanna is a graduate of MedQuest College, and on top of her EDDA training, she is also certified in IV Sedation and CPR. She finds that working in dentistry is extremely rewarding, and nothing makes her happier than giving our patients the smiles they have always wanted.
Breanna is married and is a proud dog-mom to Maggie and Murphy. If she isn’t hanging out with her husband or pets, you’ll likely find her crafting, watching Netflix, or shopping.
Karla Expanded Duties Dental Assistant
Karla has more than a decade of experience in the field of dentistry, and she has spent five of those years with our team here at Dental Wellness of Lexington. She attended the Academy of Dental Assisting before undergoing additional training in everything from sedation to implants. For her, the best thing about being a part of our team is the opportunity to give people their smiles back!
Kathy Registered Dental Hygienist
Kathy has been working in dental offices for almost 30 years now! She has her Associates in Applied Science from Lexington Community College and is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She’s also licensed in anesthesia and laser debridement and has received advanced training in IV sedation, CPR, and ACLS.
Outside of work, Kathy is married to her high school sweetheart Jeff. They have a daughter named Katie Mae and a dog named Lilly Belle. When she isn’t busy at work, she enjoys traveling to places like nearby wineries, the beach, and Disney World! She’s also proud to be a natural-born redhead.
Susan Registered Dental Hygienist, New Patient Coordinator, and Orthodontic Assistant
Susan grew up all over the country – in fact, she’d gone to twelve schools and lived in seven states by the time she was 20 years old! She studied at Texas Tech and the University of Kentucky for her education. In addition to dental hygiene training, she is also a CDT (Certified Dental Technician) and is trained in lasers and local anesthesia. Her dental career impressively spans over 30 years! What she enjoys most about this job is interacting with such wonderful people – both the patients and her work family. She also loves the brand-new facility.
Susan and her spouse Rick have three amazing kids. She spends lots of quality time outside of the dental office with her family, as well as learning how to cook and prep for meals. She is also an Arbonne Independent Consultant and regularly trains at the gym with her husband and girlfriends.
Mandy Registered Dental Hygienist
Mandy’s career in oral healthcare spans nearly a full decade now, and there’s nothing she enjoys more at the dental office than meeting so many great people! She studied at Bluegrass Community & Technical College and is certified in local anesthesia, IV sedation, and laser therapy.
Mandy is originally from Harrodsburg. She and her husband Jeremy have a daughter named Lily and two fur babies named Cici and Daisy. Her personal hobbies include reading a good book, playing board games, having Family Movie Nights, and gardening. She can also outlast anyone in the sauna at the gym!
Jasmine Hygiene Assistant
Jasmine completed her dental training at The Medical Institute of Kentucky, and she says the best thing about working at Dental Wellness of Lexington is that her fellow team members are extremely sweet and always helpful when needed.
At home, Jasmine’s two favorite things to do are sleep and watch movies. She also enjoys doing other people’s hair and makeup for special events so they can feel as confident as possible!