About Your Dentist
"A genuine smile comes from the heart, but a healthy smile needs good dental care."― Wayne Chirisa
“Dr. Hackett is committed to providing exceptional dental care in a calm and comforting environment. His patients can depend on him to deliver effective and affordable treatment that ensures they can enjoy a lifetime of happy, healthy smiles.”
Advanced Education in General Dentistry
University of Florida – St. Petersburg, FL
Doctorate of Dental Medicine
University of Kentucky College of Dentistry – Lexington, KY
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Murray State University – Murray, KY
Continuing Education & Professional Memberships
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.
Dr. Hackett is committed to pursuing continued education in order to provide his patients with the most innovative and up to date treatments. He is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, and the Kentucky Dental Association. He is also a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and a member of the Dawson Academy.
Life & Hobbies
Dr. Hackett is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys hunting, fishing, and hiking. He also enjoys golfing, and UK basketball. Dr. Hackett is also the co-host of the Life and Dentistry Podcast, a dental podcast dedicated to helping the next generation of dentists navigate their dental careers.