Dr. Patricia Takacs
Dr. Takacs opened her first practice over 30 years ago with the purpose to reach out to everyone and improve their dental health in a comfortable, modern environment. Dr. Takacs is a strong advocate of patient education and enjoys getting to know each of her patients.
She is dedicated to staying current with cutting-edge procedures and technology. She has completed advanced training in implant dentistry, neuromuscular analysis, orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry, full-mouth reconstruction and sleep apnea medicine. She is trained and certified in oral conscious sedation. As an Elite Preferred Invisalign Provider, Dr. Takacs has the highest status as an Invisalign provider and is in the top 1% of all providers in North America. She is also a Lumineers-certified doctor and a master affiliate, speaker, and trainer of Fastbraces®. She is also certified in the Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique.
After attending West Virginia University, Dr. Takacs graduated with high honors from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry in 1983. After graduation, she worked as an associate in a Lexington practice until opening her own practice in 1984. Since then, she has also taught at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry and coached dentists through a dental management company.
Dr. Takacs is a member of the Academy of GP Orthodontics, the Academy of Laser Dentistry, the Academy of Computerized Dentistry, the Bluegrass Dental Society, the Kentucky Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the Dental Organization of Conscious Sedation.
She is also the accomplished co-author of two Amazon best-selling books, Principles for Success Vol. 2 and A Cup of Coffee With My Dentist.
Dr. Takacs and her husband, Norm, have two wonderful children, Ryan and Kyle. As a family they enjoy outdoor activities and traveling. Dr. Takacs is an avid reader and lover of dogs.
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Dr. Ryan Golibersuch
Dr. Ryan J. Golibersuch is a native of Lexington, KY. He graduated from Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, where he played men’s soccer, and then went on to receive both his bachelor’s in biology and his DMD from the University of Kentucky.
Dr. Golibersuch is very passionate about continuing dental education and staying current on the newest techniques and technology to best serve his patients. He has taken particular interest in CEREC CAD/CAM and 3D cone beam technology, which allows some patients to be treated in a single appointment for procedures that would have taken multiple visits in the past. He also is trained in IV sedation to better help patients feel more comfortable during long or complicated procedures.
Dr. Golibersuch is a Preferred Provider of Invisalign with affiliations with the American Dental Association, Kentucky Dental Association, Fastbraces®, Bluegrass Dental Society, and International Dental Implant Association, and is pursuing a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Golibersuch is also a mentor for cerecdoctors.com, and is a trainer for CEREC in the state of Kentucky. He believes his patients deserve the absolute best treatment available, and frequently dedicates his time to learning new techniques and expanding his knowledge to offer the best comprehensive care possible.
Outside the office, Dr. Golibersuch spends his time with his wife, Hannah, and their two Labrador retrievers, golfing, watching UK sports, and enjoying the best that central Kentucky has to offer.
Dr. Kyle Golibersuch
Kyle Ashley Golibersuch is a native Kentuckian and graduated from Paul Laurence Dunbar High School in 2006. She attended Clemson University and the University of Kentucky, where she graduated from the College of Agriculture with a minor in Biology. She recently graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry in May, 2015. She has received her dental license as well as an affiliation with Fastbraces® and is now seeing clients at our Beaumont office.
Dr. Golibersuch has completed advanced training in order to offer her patients a top level of care. She is certified in the Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique, which is used to comfortably and effectively treat gum recession.
Her dental interests include taking care of our pediatric patients as well as adult dental needs with a special interest in endodontics. Kyle enjoys running and reading and is the proud owner of a puppy pomsky, a Pomeranian/husky mix, named Cole.
Dr. Jill Miller
Dr. Jill Miller was born, raised, and educated right here in Lexington. She attended Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, and then received a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Kentucky. From there, she attended the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, where she excelled in patient care. Since graduating, Dr. Miller has been striving to provide the best oral healthcare to her patients and loves serving her community.
Dr. Miller has advanced training in laser dentistry, implant dentistry, endodontics, cosmetics, and is an affiliate of Fastbraces®. She has an Associate Fellowship with the World Clinical Laser Institute and is a member of the American Dental Association, the Kentucky Dental Association, and the Bluegrass Dental Association.
Dr. Miller initially began her dental career in 1996 as a dental assistant, working with Dr. Patricia Takacs. Her love of people and passion for working with her hands led her into the field of dentistry. She enjoys learning and implementing new technologies into the practice. She loves to educate her patients and keep them involved with their care, every step of the way.
In her free time, Dr. Miller enjoys spending her time with her family. She and her husband, Kevin, have been married since 2003 and have two amazing children—a daughter and a son. She enjoys working out, spending time with friends, or curling up with a good book.
Dr. Katie Bowen
Dr. Katie Bowen was born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky. She attended Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, where she was a cheerleader and a soccer player. Following high school, she continued her education and soccer career at Transylvania University, where she graduated with honors obtaining a bachelor’s degree in biology and a minor in Spanish.
Dr. Bowen attended the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry and graduated with high distinction in 2014. She was honored by receiving awards for excellence in Periodontology as well as in Oral Pathology. She is thrilled to treat patients in a private practice setting and has a broad array of specialties such as CEREC, Invisalign, and implant dentistry.
Outside the office she likes to spend time with her husband, Matthew, her family, and friends. She enjoys staying active by running, playing tennis, or spending time outdoors. Dr. Bowen also loves to travel, having spent time in Europe and South America, and looks forward to exploring other exotic locales in the future.
Dr. Erica Higginbotham
Dr. Erica Higginbotham is a native Kentuckian who graduated with her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology from Georgetown College and graduated from University of Kentucky College of Dentistry in 2003, where she was honored with the Quintessence Award in Periodontology and the Award for Oral Diagnosis.
Dr. Higginbotham has been very active in organized dentistry over the past ten years. She has served as a member on the Executive Board for the Kentucky Dental Association, Secretary for the Kentucky Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and board member and Vice President for the Bluegrass Dental Society. She is a Fastbraces® affiliate and also a Preferred Provider of Invisalign.
She has also volunteered locally and abroad to underprivileged areas in Kentucky and Mexico.
Dr. Higginbotham and her husband, Patrick, have three children that they enjoy spending time with on their farm and equine boarding facility in Lexington.