Dr. Lan Tran
Dr. Lan Tran was born in Seattle, but she moved to Kentucky when she was six years old. Not only did she receive her bachelor’s in biology from the University of Louisville, but she also attended the university’s School of Dentistry, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. She received a four-year scholarship from the army to attend dental school, and upon completing her schooling, Dr. Tran served in the army for four and a half years. During her time in the army, she was stationed at Ft. Rucker, AL and Ft. Knox, KY.
As a passionate and dedicated professional, Dr. Tran attends numerous continuing education courses each year to further her dental education and stay up-to-date on the latest technologies and techniques in the dental field. Her passion for dentistry shines through in her ability to relate to her patients and provide them with the personalized care they need and deserve.
When she’s not in the office, Dr. Tran loves spending time with her husband and their daughter. They usually spend their free time at parks in the area. She is also passionate about fitness, and she is currently training with a friend for a half marathon.
Dr. Tran looks forward to meeting you and your family.
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Meet the Team
Erica loves working in dentistry and graduated with honors from MedQuest College with her Expanded Duty Dental Assistant certificate in 2012. She enjoys helping people understand the fundamentals of good oral health and the treatments that can enhance the beauty of their smiles.
Erica is happily married and a mother and grandmother to two wonderful girls, In her free time, she likes adventure (she skydived for the first time in 2012), acting (you might have seen her performing at the WhoDunnit? Murder Mystery Theater), and volunteering with several organizations in Kentucky.
Katie has worked in the healthcare industry for over fifteen years and brings all that knowledge and experience to Springhurst Hills Dentistry. As the office manager, she makes sure that everyone on our team is well-informed and well-prepared for the day so that your visit with us is comfortable, enjoyable, and on-time.
In her free time, Katie enjoys spending time with her kids and volunteering at homeless shelters and nursing homes. She lives her life by her favorite quote, “Let no one come to you without leaving better and happier.” We are lucky to have such a great person with such a positive attitude on our team—we know you'll agree!
Ashley DeSpain is our newest dental assistant. She recently graduated from ATA dental assisting school in 2015. She is excited to bring the latest dental training and education to patients at Springhurst Hills Dentistry. Her fresh face, sharp skills and compassionate care are an excellent addition to our office family.
Ashley is happily married and a mom to three fur babies. She enjoys volunteering at local animal shelters and crafting. In her free time, Ashley can be found spending time with family and friends at the lake.
Ashton Graham is our Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated with honors from University of Louisville with a Bachelor's degree in dental hygiene. Ashton is passionate about educating patients about their oral health and helping them make improvements so they can see a difference in themselves.
Ashton is married and has one fur baby, an adored cat named Milo. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the beach and reading a good book. Ashton also volunteers with breast cancer and traumatic brain injury associations.