Meet the Staff
Peggy is a Registered Dental Assistant and is cross-trained to handle the office. She keeps things running smoothly as a receptionist, schedule coordinator, treatment coordinator and dental assistant. Her areas of specialty are office systems, paperwork and patient care. She’s been an integral part of Dr. Smith’s business since October, 1992.
In her spare time, you’ll find Peggy spending time with friends, gardening, quilting or spending time at the Kentucky Speedway. She loves the great outdoors and strives to live life to the fullest.
She’s happily married to her husband, Lee and has two daughters – Amber and Erica and one son, Robbie. She has three grandchildren, Zoie, Katie and Matthew.
Tina is our Administrative Assistant who has been working in dentistry over 30 years. She has been an important part of Dr. Smith’s office since 1999 and is cross-trained as a Certified Dental Assistant and has previously worked as an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant.
Tina takes care of many different aspects of the dental office including product ordering, handling insurance companies, and occasionally assisting Dr. Smith.
Tina is married and has 3 adult children and 3 beautiful grandchildren. She loves spending time with her family, cooking and playing dress-up with her grandchildren and watching them grow.
Deborah is the Head of the Dental Hygiene Department and our specialist in Periodontal Therapy. She has been in dentistry for over thirty years. Deborah graduated from Lexington Community College in 1989 as a Dental Hygienist and shortly after began working in a periodontal practice where she gained valuable skills and knowledge in Periodontal Therapy.
She has been working with Dr. Smith for over 22 years and loves helping patients alleviate their dental anxiety and make their way to healthier teeth and gums.
Deborah is married to her husband, Bob and has 2 children, Vanessa and Zach. She lives in Frankfort and enjoys gardening, boating, and spending time with her family.
As a top graduate from her Dental Hygiene program at BCTC, Brieanna has brought new perspective and experience to our office. She is currently a Registered Dental Hygienist with additional training as a Certified Dental Assistant.
Brieanna’s dedication and passion to quality care made her the perfect choice for our office as we are known for our comprehensive and personalized approach to care. She genuinely cares about helping patients to feel comfortable and cared for in the midst of their anxiety.
She and her husband, Scott live in Shelbyville and in her spare time Brieanna enjoys reading, hiking, camping, and refinishing antique furniture.
Wendy is a Certified Dental Assistant and has been a key part of Dr. Smith’s office since February, 2002. She’s cross-trained and easily handles both front office duties and patient care.
Her areas of specialty include: Zoom whitening, X-rays and impressions and patients are always happy with her work.
When Wendy’s not helping her patients look and feel better, you’ll find her spending time with her young son, Bradyn, and husband, Brad, to whom she’s been happily married for over 15 years. She also enjoys camping and adventures with her family in the great outdoors.
Audree is the newest addition to our dental practice and is a Certified Dental Assistant. She is very sweet and kind and enjoys spending time getting to know each patient and their dental concerns. She also has certification as an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant and does a great deal to help the office run smoothly.
Audree lives in Eminence and has 3 dogs. She enjoys watching movies, going on walks and spending time with her boyfriend. In the summer, she enjoys camping, swimming and spending time with friends.