Our Dentists and Staff

The Dentists of Davis Dental Center

All of our professionals at Davis Dental Center maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Due to our growing patient base and demand, we now have three highly qualified dentists to serve all our patients needs. Please help us welcome Dr. An Nguyen who started April 2015 and Dr. Ruth Powderly who started May 2016.

 


Rachel H. Davis, B.A., D.M.D.

Rachel H. Davis, B.A., D.M.D./Owner

Dr. Rachel Davis is a General Dentist practicing in all areas of dentistry, with a special interest in Implant Dentistry and full mouth rehabilitation cases. A graduate of the University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Dr. Rachel began her dental career as a Dental Assistant and Lab Technician during her high school and college years at her father's practice, The Dental Implant Center, before immediately transitioning to a full-time General Dentist position at a respected dental center upon graduation from dental school. In 2007, Dr. Rachel purchased the office she was working at and thus started Davis Dental Center. Dr. Rachel loves practicing dentistry and it shows when she changes her patients lives. Dr. Rachel is happily married to Christopher Stockton, her business partner and office manager. They have two daughters Lydia "Lyd" and Sydney "Syd", who both attend Keneseth Israel Preschool, and two dogs and one cat.

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Ngoc An K. Nguyen, D.M.D.

Dr. An Nguyen is a graduate of the University of Louisville School of Dentistry and joined our practice in April 2015. She is gentle, friendly and caring. Dr. An is passionate about dentistry and strives to treat every patient as she would her own family. Dr. An enjoys furthering her knowledge through Continuing Education courses and learning new improved techniques and technology. Since joining Davis Dental Center, she has acquired certification in Conscious Sedation and ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support), Laser Dentistry, Dawson trained and Placement and Restoration of Dental Implants - she is an essential part of our Dental Team. Dr. An is happily married with two children.


Ruth Powderly, D.D.S.

Ruth Powderly, D.D.S.

Dr. Ruth Powderly is a graduate of The Ohio State University School of Dentistry and joined our practice in May 2016.  She is the newest doctor addition to our office and also enjoys furthering her dental knowledge through Continuing Education courses to make her a more proficient dentist. Dr. Ruth is knowledgeable in many new techniques available in the dental world today and loves taking advantage of all the technology at our practice. She is certified in Botox and Dermal Fillers and loves to change the whole face for our patients. She adores meeting patients and interacting with them on a daily basis, while providing them with the best care possible. Dr. Ruth is married and has one dog and is extremely happy to call Louisville her home. She looks forward to meeting all of our wonderful patients.

 


The Amazing Staff of Davis Dental Center

 

Stephanie, RDH (Registered Dental Hygienist)

Stephanie is a graduate of the University Of Louisville School Of Dentistry Hygiene Program and joined our team in April 2008 as a full-time hygienist and currently works 4 days a week, taking Tuesdays off as a family day. She is a practicing hygienist that is as nice and fun as her cleanings are. She has been a hygienist for 10+ years and currently holds an anesthesia license, general supervision certificate and is qualified in laser therapy treatment. Stephanie has four sons that complete her family. We are privileged to have Stephanie with all her knowledge and expertise on our dental team.

 


Jennifer F. RDH, (Registered Dental Hygienist)

Jennifer F., RDH (Registered Dental Hygienist)

Jennifer F. joined our practice at the end of 2011 and was an excellent addition to our hygiene team working on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. She is a graduate of University of Louisville Hygiene Program and brings expertise from many years in practice as a dental hygienist. She also holds an anesthesia license, generalized supervision certificate and is qualified in laser therapy.  Her gentle touch and great personality make her cleaning appointments a pleasure for her patients. Jennifer is originally from Louisville, she is happily married, has two beautiful children and a dog that keep her busy outside of the office.
 


 

Charlotte, RDH

Charlotte, RDH (Registered Dental Hygienist)

Charlotte is excited to rejoin Dr. Rachel in practice. Charlotte previously worked for Dr. Rachel's father Dr. Leslie Davis at the Dental Implant Center in the early 2000's and fit back in perfectly with Dr. Rachel at the Davis Dental Center. Charlotte is a Louisville native and a graduate of the University of Louisville Hygiene Program. She is certified in anesthesia and laser therapy. Charlotte has one grown son and a dog.

 

 

Betsy, RDH

Betsy, RDH (Registered Dental Hygienist)

Betsy joined Davis Dental Center in September 2017. She is originally from St. Louis but came to Louisville via Las Vegas. Betsy completed her hygiene degree at the Southern Illinois University. Betsy has three grown children and a dog. She is certified in anesthesia and laser therapy.

 

Sher, EDDA (Extended Duties Dental Assistant)

Sher graduated from ATA Career College in 2008. She completed her Expanded Duties Dental Assistant (EDDA) and Coronal Polishing certifications at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. She joined our practice in April 2015 and assists all three doctors and hygienists. When Sher is not at work, she can be found spending time with her family and working out.

 

Taylor EDDA (Extended Duties Dental Assistant), Coronal Polishing Certified

Taylor, EDDA (Extended Duties Dental Assistant), CDD (Certified Dental Designer), Coronal Polishing Certified

Taylor joined our practice in April 2007. She graduated from ATA Medical College with a speciality in Dental Assisting. She quickly thereafter acquired her certification as an EDDA and obtained her Coronal Polishing certificate, which makes her able to polish teeth with a rubber cup and paste. In 2014 Taylor tackled learning the design aspect of CAD/CAM restorations and is the lead assistant in designing most of the crowns, onlays, inlays and bridges in the office. She also became certified as a CDD (Certified Dental Designer) in CAD/CAM design and technology. Taylor is also well versed in implants and all of their components. She is Dr. Rachel's main assistant. Taylor’s ambition to learn has proven to make her a key member in running the dental operations of the office. Taylor has two cats named Piper and Tink.


Beth, (Extended Duties Dental Assistant)

Beth joined our practice in May 2015 after attending Dental Careers Institute in Buckhead, Georgia.  Beth acquired her EDDA (Expanded Duties Dental Assistant) in 2016 while working in our office. She works with all the doctors and hygienist on staff.  When Beth is not at work she's busy with her two sons and daughter. They spend as much time as they can outside gardening and enjoying the sun!   


 


Christopher Stockton, Office Manager/Owner

Christopher went to school for Computer Science at the University of Central Florida. He joined the practice in 2013 learning the business from the bottom to the top, and he has continued to educate himself through Dental Continuing Education courses. Christopher was new to the dental world but not new to managing a team of professionals. As an owner of several businesses and in the Tech industry for years, he enjoys working with talented, dedicated employees. Christopher is an avid pilot, loves his motorcycle and goes fishing with his family whenever the opportunity arrises. He is the proud husband of Dr. Rachel Davis and the father to their daughters Lydia and Sydney. 
 


 

Kelly, Front Office, Insurance Coordinator

Kelly joined our front desk team February 2017 and brings 18 years of dental experience with her. She has a true passion for helping others achieve their healthiest smile, which shows in everything she does. In her free time, Kelly can be found with her amazing husband, son and their 92lb pitbull Jax.


Ciara, EDDA (Extended Duties Dental Assistant) 

Ciara has been in the field of dentristy since 2008. Starting out at the front desk as a recepionist then transitioning to the assisting side of the office, caring for the new patients and working with an orthodontist to move the teeth into proper alingnment. After working in those roles Ciara advanced her education, attended and graduated MedQuest college earning her Expanded Duties Dental Assisting Certificiate. Ciara has 1 daughter and 1 fur baby, they enjoy outdoors, horse riding, good food, friends and family.

 

Kailey, EDDA (Extended Duties Dental Assistant) 

Kailey has taken the role of youngest person at Davis Dental Center and joined the team in May 2017. Kailey earned her degree from MedQuest in Louisville. She is an Extended Duties Dental Assistant and has quickly learned the ropes at the office. Kailey is compasionate and loves helping patients. She treats each patients as if they are her family members. She has 3 cats and 3 dogs that keep her busy at home when she is not at work.


Hanah, Front Office

Hanah is a transplant from the Chicago area and originally from Kenya. She joined Davis Dental Center in January 2017. She is the first face you see when you arrive at Davis Dental Center and is a key element of the front office.

 

 

Stephanie "Stubbs", Patient Care Coordinator

Stephanie, or “Stubbs,” has over 20 years experience in dentistry. She is our Treatment Planner, responsible for coordinating treatment and performing consultations including, but not limited to, implant placement and sedation dentistry. She's super friendly but persuasive, and will talk your ear off if you let her. She has brought a wealth of knowledge and experience to our practice. Stubbs graduated with an Associates Degree in Science from JCTCS in 2014, and received her dental education from the University of Louisville Dental School. Stubbs has a real zest for life and is one of the funniest people to be around. She loves to travel and kayak with friends. She has two cats but don’t let that fool you, she is a true CARDS fan.


Chavely, EDDA (Extended Duties Dental Assistant), Coronal Polishing Certified

Chavely joined our practice in July 2016. She graduated from The Medical Institute of Kentucky (TMIKY) in 2014 as an EDDA (Extended Duties Dental Assistant) and obtained her Coronal Polishing certificate a year later after working in the dental field as an assistant. Chavely's positive attitude and strong passion for the dental field contribute to her overall love of her chosen career in dentistry. In addition to her personality, she is bi-lingual which provides a better patient understanding to our Spanish speaking patients. When Chavely is not working, she is either enjoying time with her family and friends, traveling across the US or discovering new adventures.