Meet the Team

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.


Dental Hygienist

Alicia graduated from Sinclair at the top of her class in 2006. She joined our office the following year to help patients achieve ideal oral health through preventive maintenance and cleanings. Along with Dr. Pohl, Alicia takes a collaborative approach to care to ensure that patients receive the best and most comprehensive treatment. She enjoys the challenge to stay current on new research in the field and continually advance her skills.

Alicia is happily married to her husband Caleb. When she’s not working, you will find her taking a yoga class or walking her two adorable dogs, Molly and Chuggs.



Business Assistant

Amanda is one of our patient care coordinators. She enjoys helping patients get the treatment they need, desire, and deserve. She assists them in overcoming any financial obstacles: providing excellent customer service by communicating respectively, effectively, and positively while building strong relationships with patients and team.

Outside of work, Amanda loves spending time with her husband Jordan, daughter Cora, and dogs Bo and Bailey. Jordan and Amanda love trying new coffee and pizza shops together, a tradition they have maintained for at least ten years. When she’s not spending time with family, Amanda and her friends have a boutique store where she makes and sells crafts. Amanda also enjoys baking cakes and cookies for family and friends.



Dental Hygienist

Ann graduated from Shawnee State University in Portsmouth, Ohio for dental hygiene in 1994. She is certified for orthodontic assisting, laser usage, and local anesthetic. Ann brought her experience and skills to our team in 2014. She enjoys working closely with patients, and helping them understand the current state of their health and achieve the best dental health possible. Ann loves that our office delivers not only the best possible care but also the latest technology.

Ann has been married for a decade and has three daughters. She enjoys being outside and spending time with her family and friends.



Extended Duties Dental Assistant

Kenzie attended the Institute of Dental Technology in 2017. Since graduating and learning about the dental field, she has expanded her knowledge through various classes and learning while working. Kenzie assists Dr. Pohl with cosmetic dentistry, placing fillings, and making patients feel comfortable while at the dentist.

Outside of work, Kenzie enjoys going to the zoo and other outdoor activities with her daughter. She also enjoys watching her brother play football, spending time with her family, and playing coed softball in the summertime.



Extended Duties Dental Assistant

Laci has been working in the dental field since 2015, and with Dr. Pohl’s team since 2018. Since graduating from the Ross Medical Institute of Dental Technology, Laci has been helping patients achieve their best smiles. She assists Dr. Pohl to place fillings and creates one-on-one connections with patients so they feel comfortable during treatment.

Out of the office, Laci enjoys being with her twin sister and her family. She is a regular at the local gym and loves to spend time with friends.



Extended Duties Dental Assistant

Loni attended the University of Kentucky for radiology and has more than 20 years of experience in dentistry. She has been with Buttermilk Family & Cosmetic Dentistry since 2001, where she enjoys helping patients get the treatment they need and deserve. She educates patients so they understand their diagnosis while providing world-class customer service.

Loni is married with two beautiful children: a son in his teens and a younger daughter. Outside of work, she spends all her free time with family and friends.



Business Assistant

Tamela is one of our patient care coordinators. She helps to set up patient appointments, verify insurance, and put insurance plans into the system. She manages the marketing via social media and comes up with new and exciting ideas each month to boost their patient involvement. Her marketing background enables her to utilize tools that she puts to good use by helping the office acquire new patients and working on their website.

When she’s not working, you will catch Tamela spending time with her boyfriend Ben, their dog Max, and her family. She enjoys watching Kentucky basketball, taking weekend trips to Lexington, and stopping at Tolly-Ho diner — a must! GO CATS!



Extended Duties Dental Assistant

Tonya started her career in the dental field about ten years ago and loved seeing the way patients felt after they were cared for. Tonya loves the bond she has with her patients and is always excited to meet new people. She enjoys talking with them about their life, watching the young patients grow, and seeing the impact that treating a patient can have on their life.

Tonya is married with five children and one grandchild. She loves spending time with family and friends and watching her youngest play baseball.