Dr. Paul Lavelle, DMD, is a graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry and has been in practice since 1979 in his current office. He is a member of the American Dental Association and is affiliated with many other professional organizations. Dr. Lavelle has taken extensive continuing education courses in aesthetic dentistry, implants, and family dentistry in order to continue providing exceptional dental and patient care. He has taken extensive courses with Dental Sleep Solution to diagnose and treat sleep apnea with dental appliances as an alternative to CPAP.
Paul and his wife, June, reside in Prospect and have three grown children, Tim, Abby, and Chad.
Dr. Abby Lavelle Staffieri followed in the footsteps of her father, Dr. Paul Lavelle, and graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. She has been practicing here in her hometown since 2012 and focuses her practice of dentistry on overall health and dental cosmetics. She has traveled across the country to learn and apply the latest techniques in cosmetics and smile makeovers to her everyday practice.
Dr. Abby is also one of the only trained specialist in this region for infant tongue and lip tie releases for moms and infants struggling with breastfeeding.
Dr. Abby is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Louisville and Kentucky Dental associations, and a faculty member with Spear Education.