Family Dental Associates of KY

Gregory Benanti, DMD
8000 William G. Penny Lane
Louisville, KY 40219


Call Us: 502-969-2396

About Our Team

Dr. S Gregory Benanti, DMD (“Dr. B”) President and CEO of FDA

After receiving his doctorate in 1976 from the Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Benanti became one of the youngest dentists in the nation. Now, with 35 years of experience and thousands of hours of post-doctorate education, he is leading one of the best dental teams in the nation.

Dr. Mary Herrick, DMD

A native of Louisville, Mary received her undergraduate degree in French from the University of Louisville. She received her doctorate from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry and completed a post-graduate externship in anesthesia at the University of Miami of Ohio. She has been practicing dentistry for 12 years.

The Hygienists

The hygienists at FDA are known for their gentle, courteous and informative approach to patient care; you will appreciate their thoroughness and how knowledgeable they are about dentistry. They are an invaluable part of our team. We are proud to have these wonderfully talented hygienists on our team!

Bonnie Deason, RDH

Bonnie joined the FDA team in 1999. She received her training at the Coastal Carolina College and has over 20 years of experience. Bonnie has also completed post-graduate training in dental anesthesia.

Penny Webster, RDH

Penny joined the FDA team in 2000 and has 26 years of experience. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Louisville and her hygiene degree from the University of Louisville School of Dental Hygiene.

Amanda Stober, RDH

Amanda has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Louisville School of Dental Hygiene and joined the FDA team in 2007. She is also certified in dental anesthesia.

The Dental Assistants

FDA’s dental assistants have all been certified as Expanded Duty Dental Assistants. This means they have completed a vigorous training regime and examination which allows them to do many tasks that ordinary dental assistants cannot, similar to a physician’s assistant in a medical office. They are an invaluable part of our team. We are proud to have these wonderfully talented EDDAs on our team!

 

Tiffany Booker, EDDA

Tiffany joined the FDA team in 2014. She received her training at the ATA College where she graduated in 2010. She loves seeing people with their new smiles!

The Business Assistants

FDA’s business assistants are the smartest, friendliest, and most knowledgeable in the dental field. They will greet you with a smile and help you with any concerns you may have. They are experts in all aspects of the business of dentistry. They are an invaluable part of our team. We are proud to have these wonderfully talented business assistants on our team!

 

Kelly Ann Horsley

Kelly has been a personal friend of Dr. Greg and Terri Benanti for over 10 years. She has served as their Office Manager during that time at 3 different locations. One of the things she values most in this position is watching the transformation in a patient. Many times, patients will come to the dental office and they don't smile, they don't laugh, and they have high anxiety. Dr. Benanti and Dr. Herrick then begin to listen to the patient's story. The doctors learn what is important to the patient and they begin the process of changing the patient's smile. It's a great feeling to see a patient finish their treatment smiling, laughing, and their anxiety is gone. The end result of happiness for our patients is the best part of Kelly's job.

 

June Atherton

June joined the FDA team in 2012 and has 25 years of experience. She has a passion for helping people find their best smile!

 

Brooke Armstrong

Brooke joined the FDA team in early 2015. She graduated from Western Kentucky University in 2013.

Our History

Family Dental Associates (“FDA”) was founded over 50 years ago by Dr. Bill Penny, DMD, a dental visionary and community legend (they named our street after him!).

Dr. S. Gregory Benanti, DMD (“Dr. B”) assumed leadership of the practice in 1999 and has continued Bill’s vision: “Wowing” our patients so that they enjoy their time with us so much, they will not only come back, but they will tell their family and friends to come too.

As a result, Family Dental Associates (“FDA”) is the leading dental practice in the Louisville metro area. With 13 treatment rooms and over 12,000 patient records, we are known as the place to go for excellent dental care.

FDA offers the latest techniques in dental care including teeth whitening, tooth-colored fillings and crowns, porcelain veneers, non-surgical treatment of gum disease, Lumineers, implants, smile makeovers, and snap-on smiles.

At Family Dental Associates, we treat our patients like family. You will receive the utmost care and consideration in every phase of treatment.

When it comes to your oral health, you can count on Family Dental Associates to brighten your day and smile.

 

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