All our professionals at DentalBLU maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Betty - Scheduling Coordinator
Betty joined our team in 2004 after having worked at a busy pediatric dental office for 27 years. She loves getting to know our patients and enjoys making their visit as comfortable as possible. In her spare time, Betty volunteers and organizes care packages for troops.
Jenny brings years of experience and a lifelong commitment of learning to our team. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management and Administration, as well as Associate's Degrees in Radiologic Technology and Radiation Therapy from Northern Kentucky University and The University of Cincinnati. Prior to joining our team, Jenny managed a periodontal practice in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was also a supervisor for a busy, orthopedic group while working her way through college. She has found cosmetic dentistry rewarding, as she loves to see the transitions with our patient's smiles.
Megan - Clinical Assistant & Treatment Coordinator
Megan is a clinical dental assistant and has been in dentistry since 2003. She graduated from The Institute of Dental and Medical Technology and has obtained her Coronal Polishing certification from The University of Louisville. Megan loves to get to know her patients so they are comfortable and relaxed during procedures and loves to give advice to maintain good oral health. She enjoys spending time with her two sons, listening to music, crafting and camping.
Megan - Registered Dental Hygienist
Megan is a 2013 graduate of The Bluegrass Community and Technical College in Lexington. She is licensed in hygiene and is also certified to administer local anesthesia and perform laser debridement. Megan enjoys teaching her patients how to achieve optimum oral health and giving them a pleasant dental experience. Megan enjoys anything that involves family, friends, or UK basketball and loves spending time with her son Noah.
Mary Kate - Registered Dental Hygienist
Mary Kate is a 2010 graduate of The University of Louisville. She is licensed in hygiene and is also certified to administer local anesthesia and perform laser debridement. Mary Kate enjoys educating patients on proper oral hygiene and making them feel comfortable. She has a knack for getting children excited about getting their teeth cleaned and making the experience fun. In her spare time, Mary Kate loves acting in local plays and spending time with her family.
Layne - Registered Dental Hygienist
Layne graduated from the Lexington Community and Technical College in 1985 and is a licensed dental hygienist. She loves spending time to make sure her patients feel comfortable and knowledgable about good oral hygiene. She enjoys cooking, gardening and spending time with her family and her dogs.
Lauren is a recent graduate of The University of Louisville Dental Hygiene Program. She is licensed in hygiene and is also certified to administer local anesthesia. Lauren has a passion for service work and has served in an RAM clinic and also been to Romania on dental service trips. She loves interacting and building relationships with each of her patients and spending time with her family and friends.
Lindsey - Expanded Duties Dental Assistant; Certified Dental Assistant
Lindsey is a Certified Dental Assistant and has been in dentistry since 2006. She graduated from The Institute of Medical and Dental Technology and obtained her Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Certification from The University of Kentucky in 2011, and she has earned her Coronal Polishing certification from The University of Louisville. She is also certified in radiation and to assist in Botox. Lindsey enjoys knowing that her patients are getting the best treatment possible and takes the time to explain each procedure. She has 3 beautiful children and loves spending time with them and her husband.
Peggy - Expanded Duties Clinical Assistant
Peggy is a dental assistant that has been in dentistry for over 25 years. She graduated from Northern Kentucky Health Occupations and is certified in Radiology, CPR and Coronal Polishing. Peggy loves to help patients enjoy coming to the dentist and making their smile reflect how they feel. She enjoys being involved in her church, seeing movies with her friends, crafting, and jigsaw puzzles.
Taylor - Clinical Assistant
Taylor graduated from the University of Louisville Dental Assisting Program in 2017. She has been certified in Radiology and CPR and is trained to assist in IV sedation. She has always felt that dentistry is a very fulfilling career and loves the rewarding aspect of transforming people's smiles. Taylor is originally from Hawaii and has lived in over 5 states. In her free time, she enjoys going to the movies, snuggling with her cats and traveling.
Kirsten - Student Doctor & Social Media Coordinator
Kirsten is a 2018 graduate of the University of Kentucky with a major in Biology, minor in Spanish and a pre-dental focus. She was accepted into multiple dental schools and will be pursuing her Doctorate of Dental Medicine at the University of Louisville, Class of 2023. Kirsten has attended multiple dentistry workshops and does chairside assisting as well as works at the front desk. She has a passion for dentistry and wants to be a positive light in the field. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, working out, dancing and shopping.