Meet our Doctors

Dr. Kelly Arnold


Dr. Kelly Arnold is married and has 3 young children. She is originally from Newfoundland, Canada, and moved with her family to the United States in 1992.   Dr. Arnold loves Kentucky and can’t imagine living anywhere else.   She graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry in 2002 and opened her first office off Richmond Rd in 2005.  Dr. Arnold moved to her current location on Pasadena Drive in 2017.  The office is equipped with state of the art technology to perform the most up to date diagnoses and treatment to better serve her patients. Dr. Arnold truly enjoys dentistry and is quoted as saying, “Doing dentistry isn’t just a job, it’s who I am”.  

Dr. Lindsey Riley


Dr. Lindsey Riley was born and raised in Lexington, KY.  She now lives in Nicholasville with her family and they just welcomed their first baby boy in October of 2017.  She is a 2013 Graduate with distinction, from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry.  She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Dayton.  She is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry and Spear Education.  She enjoys being able to help others on a daily basis and tries to make every visit as painless and comfortable as possible.  

Meet our Hygienists



Sherene has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 2007.  Sherene enjoys taking continueing education courses to keep up with the newest advancements in the dental field. Sherene also works part-time with military personnel to help educate them on their oral health. She has 4 amazing children and 3 beautiful grandchildren. She enjoys reading, cooking and painting. 



Tonya is a native of Kentucky, and has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 2015.  She enjoys spending time with her 2 boys, watching them play baseball.   Her favorite part of being a hygienist is developing a positive relationship with her patients.   Tonya is also laser certified to help with our more advanced periodontal patients. 

Meet our Assistants



Natalie has been with Arnold Family Dentistry since February 2015.  She started as an intern and is now a full time Expanded Duties Dental Assistant (EDDA).  Before her career in dentistry she received her bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from UK.  She loves working with patients and seeing their transformations.  In her spare time, Natalie enjoys spending time with her husband Blake and her twin boys Cooper and Grayson.  She also enjoys traveling and baking.  



Chelsea was born and raised in Lexington and joined our team in September 2017 as an Extended Duties Dental Assistant (EDDA).  She also helps out in the front office as needed.  In addition to working full time, Chelsea is going to school with the goal of one day becoming a Dentist.  Chelsea loves the fact that the whole team here at Arnold Family Dentistry genuinely cares about each patient and their smiles.  She loves meeting new people and enjoys learning more about the dental industry.

Meet our Office Staff



 Laura joined Arnold Family Dentistry in August 2015 after moving to Kentucky from Ohio.  She has been in the dental field for 20 years, 10 as a dental assistant and the remaining time working in the front office.  She quickly moved her way up to management.  She enjoys the dental field and helping patients plan for their treatment.  Laura has a son, 2 daughters, and 2 amazing grandchildren.  She enjoys spending time with her family and re-purposing old furniture. 



David is our patient coordinator.  David recently moved to Kentucky from Alaska, and has worked with Arnold Family Dentistry since the beginning of 2018. He brings a professional and an attention-to-detail attitude to the front desk team.  We are extremely pleased he chose to work with us.



Tracey is our Insurance coordinator.  She has an extensive background in emergency medicine and billing insurance.  She is also nationally accredited in billing, compliance and privacy.  Tracey is originally from West Virginia, but she has always been an avid UK fan.  She is married with 2 wonderful daughters and a great son-in-law.  Her favorite things are her dog, Sheldon, travelling, reading and watching old movies.