About Your Dentist

Alicia R. Adkins, DMD

"They sure are handy when you smile. So keep your teeth around a while!"  - Dr. Seuss

My Mission

“To provide the highest quality of dental care in a pleasant and stress-free environment.  To work collaboratively with my patients to help them achieve their best state of oral health.”  

Education

Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry
University of Kentucky College of Dentistry – Lexington, KY

Bachelor of Arts in Biology with a Minor in Music
Asbury College – Wilmore, KY

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Adkins plays several instruments and enjoys both making and listening to music.  Dr. Adkins and her husband, Jack, have volunteered as band parents with the high school band for the past several years.  They stay busy with their four sons and participating in activities at their church. In her free time, Dr. Adkins also enjoys sewing, quilting, crafting, card making, scrapbooking, reading and participating in family tree farm activities. 

Emily T. Settle, DMD

"Helping one person might not change the world, but it could change the world for one person."

My Mission

“To build long-lasting relationships with my patients by offering exceptional, yet affordable dental services. To uphold strict personal and professional standards and strive for excellence in all aspects of the comprehensive care we provide.  I find pediatric dentistry particularly fulfilling and I love to educate our youngest patients and help them establish effective habits for their dental hygiene.”  

Education

Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry
University of Kentucky College of Dentistry – Lexington, KY

Bachelor of Science in Biology
Georgetown College – Georgetown, KY

Continuing Education 

Dr. Settle is committed to continuing education for professional development and is always looking for opportunities to advance her clinical skills in order to better serve her patients.

Life & Hobbies

Outside of the office, Dr. Settle enjoys spending quality time with her husband, Stan and their daughters, Kali, Addison, and Reese. She loves hiking trips and soccer games, which help her maintain a proper and prosperous balance between her professional pursuits and family life. Additionally, her commitment to her community is evident in her volunteer activity at the Post Dental Clinic and her role as Vice President of the St. Claire Healthcare Foundation.