Dickson Ufomata, DDS, FFDRCS
Dr. Ufomata received his dental education from the University of Lagos, Nigeria, the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of England and Ireland, and the University of Kentucky. He has practiced and taught Dentistry in England, Nigeria, and the United States. Dr. Ufomata is a graduate of the University of Kentucky’s College of Dentistry General Practice Residency program and is a fellow of the Faculty of Dentistry, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, FFDRCS, Ireland.
Dr. Ufomata has over 30 years of excellent clinical dental experience. His goal as a dentist, and the goal of all the dedicated staff at Leestown Dental Center is to make our patients’ visits as pleasant and painless as possible. Dr. Ufomata belongs to several professional associations including the American Dental Association® (ADA®), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, to name a few.
Meet Our Team
Angela – Office Manager
Angela has been with our practice since 2017, and has a number of certifications, including Interpreter Bridging the Gap in English/Spanish, a Certificate in Secretarial Duties, Health Promoters (AHEC) ISOL. She works hard to help the Hispanic community understand the importance of maintaining good oral hygiene, showing a friendly face and making them feel comfortable while helping them understand their dental needs. Angela really loves working at our office and being part of our dental family. Dr. Ufomata is an excellent dentist, and she learns from him every day.
Angela has a lovely family, consisting of her husband Francisco and their 4-year-old daughter Sophia. She also works as a Zumba instructor, and enjoys hiking, photography, camping, cooking, and spending time with her family.
Aidee – Administrator Assistant / Dental Assistant
Aidee graduated from Emergency Medical Training Professionals in 2019 as a dental assistant. Aidee joined our team in 2018. Her favorite part of our practice is helping patients understand their treatment, educating patients about insurance and also helping the Hispanic community interpreting Spanish/English.
Aidee has two beautiful dogs, and she loves spending time with them and her family, especially her brothers and sisters. Aidee’s hobbies are hiking, reading and traveling.
Brittney – Dental Assistant & Lead Expanded Duty Dental Assistant
Brittney graduated from the Institute of Dental Technology in April 2014, and has been with our team for 3 years. She works hard to calm patients who experience anxiety, make crowns and bridges, care for our orthodontic patients, and help our practice run smoothly. Her favorite part of our practice is that our team gets along like family and can always count on each other. Outside of the office, Brittney’s hobbies include cooking, baking, traveling, going to concerts, and spending time with family.
Angela – Registered Dental Hygienist
Angela graduated from BGCTC with her dental hygiene degree in 2018. She is certified to administer local anesthesia and nitrous oxygen.
Angela joined our team in January 2019. Her favorite part of our practice is the patients. She loves forming relationships ith patients and teaching them about oral health.
Angela is married to her husband, Will. Angela’s hobbies include hiking, running, traveling and playing with her boxer mix puppy.
Taylor – Registered Dental Hygienist
Taylor graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2016 with a Bachelor of Human Health Science. She then pursued dental hygiene school and became licensed to practice dental hygiene in the state of Kentucky in 2019. She is also certified to administer local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. Taylor joined our team in 2019. Her favorite part about our practice is interacting with her patients and establishing good relationships with them.
Taylor is married to her husband, Grant. They enjoy spending time on Lake Cumberland and taking their dog, Raydar, on hikes and trail walks. Taylor’s hobbies include working with vinyl to design T-shirts and stickers, visiting family, and shopping.