Meet the Staff of Lake Pointe Dental Care
Our Clinical Assistants
Get to know our knowledgeable and friendly Staff at Lake Pointe Dental Care! Call us with your questions: Lake Pointe Dental Care Office in Somerset KY Phone Number (606) 677-0505.
Jessica joined the practice in 2012, and has been a great addition to our team. When she is not busy with her clinical assistant duties, she manages our in-office lab and helps coordinate treatment for our patients. In 2011 she obtained her E.D.D.A. (Expanded Duties Dental Assistant) certification, and in 2012 she completed the Coronal Polishing training for Dental Assistants, both at The University of Kentucky. Jessica enjoys caring for, and interacting with her patients, and takes great pride in providing them with the wide variety of comprehensive services that our office has available. Outside the office, she likes spending time with her family and friends.
Brooke has been with Lake Pointe Dental Care since May 2015. Brooke brings 4 years of orthodontia experience and knowledge, along with extensive training in Invisalign. She obtained her EDDA from the University of Kentucky in the spring of 2015. She is certified in Dental Radiology and Coronal Polishing, also from the University of Kentucky. In addition to chairside assisting, she is also responsible for all of our clinical inventory. Brooke enjoys spending time with her husband and son.
Our Dental Hygienist
Bridgett joined our team in 2009, and holds an Associate’s degree in Applied Science for her training and education in Dental Hygiene. She is very meticulous and conscience of patient needs and comfort. Bridgett loves patient interaction and enjoys getting to know each of our patients on a personal level. Bridgett feels that patient education is one of the most crucial components in implementing oral health care. “I really love to introduce my patients to new technology and material, and to show them how important it is to maintain oral health.” Outside of the office, Bridgett is still very active in promoting optimal oral health, she is currently serving on the state board of directors for the Kentucky Dental Hygiene Association.
Brittany joined our team in 2014. She graduated from Western Kentucky University in 2013 earning her Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene degree. She holds the Lisa Meacham Cates Award out of her graduating dental hygiene class. Brittany admires promoting optimal oral hygiene by educating her patients on new products and services that benefits them by individualizing their oral hygiene needs. “I love encouraging my patients to set high standards for their oral health in hopes of them noticing improvements at each recare appointment.” She is pleased to be a team member in a caring and compassionate atmosphere at Lake Pointe Dental Care. Outside of work, Brittany enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her family and friends.
April is the newest member to join our team. She brings with her over 16 years of experience in hygiene as a Registered Dental Hygienist. April strives to continually improve at her craft and stay up-to-date with the most current dentistry practices. She says helping patients to overcome their anxieties with dental procedures and developing relationships with her patients are the most rewarding aspects of her career.
Ashton Jo Fudge is a native of Columbia, KY. She has brought her love of
beautiful, healthy smiles back to the Lake Cumberland region after earning
an Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene from Western Kentucky University in
May 2013. Ashton holds a Bachelors Degree in Biology from Lindsey Wilson
College where she graduated in May 2011. She enjoys traveling, spending
time with her husband, family, and her son Grayton. She is committed to
ensuring her patients maintain excellent oral health.
Our Administrative Staff
Rhonda joined the Lake Pointe Dental Care team in March of 2012, bringing over 12 years of experience in the dental field to our practice. Rhonda has received extensive training and advanced education from The University of Kentucky School of Dentistry, gaining her certification as an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant in 2005. Her knowledge and experience as an assistant has enabled her to better serve our patients in her new role as Patient Care Coordinator, as she enjoys the one-on-one interactions of reviewing treatment plans, scheduling appointments, and answering any of your dental questions. Rhonda has been happily married for over 20 years and values spending time with her family and friends.
Leanne is our office manager and has been with our team from day one. She brings over twenty years experience and a wealth of knowledge to our practice. Her knowledge of general dentistry as well as orthodontics allows her to give our patients the highest level of service whether it is working with insurance companies, going over treatment plans/options or when needed referring patients to a specialist. Leanne is always willing to go the extra mile to help patients maximize their insurance benefits and have a clear understanding of the financial aspects of their treatment. When away from the office she enjoys spending time with her husband Mike and her kids, Kelli and Chris.