About Your Dentist

Jessica King, DMD

Dentistry allows me the opportunity to change someone's life in a positive way. My goal is to help patients understand and value the importance of their oral health, while also helping them achieve it. I want to help create lasting smiles all over the Bluegrass State.

My Mission

My mission is to provide the highest quality dental care in a professional, caring and friendly environment. I will strive to educate and encourage patients toward a state of optimal oral health. The purpose of our dental team is to provide and deliver the most innovative, technologically-advanced and comfortable dental care to our patients. Our comprehensive dental treatment philosophy will improve our patients' overall health and enhance the quality of their lives. We will work together as a team and respect every person's individuality.

Education

  • Western Kentucky University, Bachelor of Science in Biology - Bowling Green, KY (2012)
  • University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Medicine - Louisville, KY (2017)

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. King is currently an active member of the American Dental Association, Kentucky Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity Alumni. She is committed to continuing education in order to remain knowledgeable of state-of-the-art technology, procedures, and materials in dentistry.

Life & Hobbies

I am from the small town of Park City, Kentucky just minutes away from the beautiful Mammoth Cave National Park. I enjoy spending time with family, friends, and our two dogs, Tucker and Brownie! I enjoy being outdoors, running, and riding my bike. I also love to travel and explore new places!

Cole Hackett, DMD

Dr. Hackett is from Paducah, Kentucky. He graduated Valedictorian with his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Murray State University. He attended dental school at the University of Kentucky in 2013, where he graduated in 2017 with his Doctorate of Dental Medicine. After graduation, Dr. Hackett was accepted to the highly-respected University of Florida's Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program, located in St. Petersburg, Florida.

During his residency, Dr. Hackett received advanced training in dental implants, sedation, full mouth rehabilitation, and more. He has achieved Fellowship status with the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and he is also a member of the Dawson Academy, a dental education continuum dedicated to comprehensive dental treatment. He has also completed multiple training courses on advanced dental implant procedures.

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Hackett continues to pursue the most advanced and up-to-date information and skills in dentistry in order to provide the best possible treatment to his patients. He is currently an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, Kentucky Dental Association, International Congress of Oral Implantologists (Fellow) and Dawson Academy.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Hackett is an avid outdoorsman, and he enjoys hunting, fishing, and hiking. He also enjoys golfing, UK basketball. Dr. Hackett is a co-host of the Life and Dentistry Podcast, a dental podcast dedicated to helping the next generation of dentists navigate their dental careers.