Meet Our Team! Dr. Regan Ackerman was born and raised in Bowling Green, KY. She attended the University of Florida on a soccer scholarship, and she returned to Kentucky to attend the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry where she graduated with honors. Dr. Ackerman has been restoring smiles to the Louisville area since the early 2000’s.
Dr. Regan Ackerman
She has gone through extensive training with Dr. Todd Shatkin, who has patented mini dental implants and their techniques. As a member of the Mini Dental Implant Centers of America™, she is an elite member of a group of dentists in the United States serving patients with mini dental implants as a solution to their dental needs. Dr. Ackerman, a member of the American Dental Association, Kentucky Dental Association, and Louisville Dental Society.
She prides herself in giving her patients the unique care they deserve and strives to meet the needs of each patient. She is proud to offer mini dental implants as a less invasive and less costly option for patients who are missing teeth or who struggle with wearing a denture or partial.
She, her husband who works in the practice, two children, and dog love calling Louisville home. When not helping patients, she enjoys playing and watching all kinds of sports, and spending time with her family.
Lisa Wells was born and raised in Louisville.She has been in the dental field now for 30 years. Lisa graduated from the University of Louisville’s dental hygiene program in 1993.
Passionate about our patients, she works with each individual to find the right solutions so they can have the smile of their dreams and be able to confidence they deserve. Lisa loves spending time with her two sons and two grandsons.
John Ackerman is Dr. Ackerman’s husband. Born and raised in Louisville, John’s passion for dentistry and patient care is how he and Dr. Ackerman met over 15 years ago.
John loves working with patients and finds implant dentistry very rewarding, especially getting to see the impact of the transformed, beautiful smiles. When not caring for patients he loves spending time in the garage restoring, building, and fabricating old cars and race cars.
Caitlyn “Cait” Chesher is a recent transfer to Louisville from northern Ohio. She graduated from the University of Toledo in Healthcare Management. She is incredibly outgoing and willing to help with our patients needs.
Cait helps assisting around the office on business needs. Outside of the office Cait enjoys spending time outdoors, and she is always learning something new, including jiu-jitsu martial arts.