About Our Corbin Dental Team
Our kind, caring, and professional dental team will make you feel right at home as soon as you step through our doors. Dr. Whitaker has personally selected a group of hygienists, assistants, and administrators she trusts to provide truly world-class care and customer service every single day. Thanks to our team, scheduling will be easy, your questions will be answered promptly, and your financial options will be nice and clear. Read on below to start getting to know our wonderful dentistry team!
Shanda, Dental Assistant
Shanda’s career in the dental field started three years ago. She has achieved her Expanded Duties certification and loves being able to help patients improve their oral health and enjoy new smiles through her position.
Shanda is from right here in Corbin, and she has a lovely daughter named Olivia. When she isn’t busy at the practice, she spends quality time with her family, keeps up with fitness, reads, and goes hiking.
Caitlin, Patient care coordinator
Caitlin loves getting to help our amazing patients love their smiles again, and she feels grateful that she gets to do it while working alongside such a knowledgeable and caring team. She is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University and has certifications in Expanded Duties and Zoom Whitening.
Caitlin has been happily married since 2018, and she and her husband have two awesome fur babies named Teddy and Zeus. When she isn’t spending time outdoors, you’ll often find her sewing quilts, watching nature documentaries, or reading.
Whitney, Registered Dental Hygienist
Whitney's career in dentistry as a whole spans ten years and counting. In fact, she knew she wanted to work in this field since she was very young – it was her true calling! For her education, she attended EKU and Bluegrass Community & Technical College, receiving advanced training in ZOOM! Whitening, local anesthesia, and laser dentistry. What she enjoys most about her job is being able to develop relationships with her patients while helping them achieve healthier, happier mouths. Whitney hails from Corbin and was recently married in August of 2016. She is the proud mother of a fur child named Sir Charles! In her free time, she enjoys antiquing, traveling, boating, and ATV riding.
Amanda, Registered Dental Hygienist
Amanda’s been working in dentistry for 17 years and counting, and she’s proud to be a member of the Corbin Family Dental Care team. She has always loved dentistry, which led her to pursue her dental hygiene education at the University of the Cumberlands and Bluegrass Community & Technical College. Since then, she has undergone additional training in Laser Debridement, local anesthesia, general supervision, and ZOOM! whitening. For her, it’s rewarding to help patients brighten their teeth in ways that just aren’t possible with daily care and educate them about their oral health.
Amanda is from London, KY! She loves spending as much time as she can with her son, Lucas, who keeps her busy and laughing. Some other ways she loves to spend her free time include reading and being outdoors.
Diana, dental assistant
Diana joined our team after completing her studies at Southeast Community and Technical College. Today, she is an Expanded Duty Dental Assistant with advanced training in ZOOM! teeth whitening and coronal polishing. When asked, she shared that seeing patients get the smiles they’ve always wanted is one of her favorite parts of her job.
Diana was born and raised in Harlan, and still currently resides here in Kentucky with her daughter, Sadie, and her husband, Andrew. In her free time, she enjoys reading, spending time with loved ones, and doing just about anything that lets her enjoy the great outdoors!
Maddie, patient care Coordinator
Maddie is originally from London, KY. Since joining our practice in 2021, she has loved being a part of a team that feels like family. The streamlined communication and exceptionally caring patients are just a few of the many reasons she loves her job!
Outside the office, you’ll most likely find Maddie spending time with her boyfriend, going off-roading, shopping, going out to eat, and hanging out with friends. Here’s an interesting fact about her: she’s obsessed with seafood!
Jennifer, Registered Dental Hygienist
Jennifer’s journey to becoming the exceptional dental hygienist she is today started by becoming an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant. From there, she continued her dental education by earning her license as a Registered Dental Hygienist at Big Sandy Community and Technical College in Prestonsburg. Today, she is certified in local anesthesia and Zoom! Whitening as well.
When she’s not working at Corbin Family Dental Care, she’s spending time with her husband Johnny, their two children Lucy and Silas, and their Goldendoodle, Ollie. She loves going to the beach, traveling, spending time with friends and family, having picnics, and indulging in her favorite guilty pleasure; watching any and all reality TV shows.