Meet the Team

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.


Treatment Coordinator

Stephanie is our treatment coordinator. She manages our new patients and our recall patients, presents treatment and financial plans, and coordinates our schedule. A fixture of our office since 2004, Stephanie has more than 25 years of experience in the orthodontic and dental fields. She earned her EDDA certification from the University of Louisville. Stephanie’s number-one goal is to make patients feel like they’re part of our Cumberland Orthodontics family.

Stephanie has been married for nearly three decades and has been blessed with two young men and a wonderful daughter-in-law. She enjoys spending time with her family and church family and working her Premier Designs Jewelry Business in her spare time.



Financial and Scheduling Coordinator

As our financial and scheduling coordinator, Sheryl takes care of all the financial aspects of treatment, including starting contracts, filing insurance, and collections as well as scheduling, answering the phone, and welcoming our patients to the practice. Sheryl enjoys meeting new people every day and making sure they have the best experience and outcome possible.

Sheryl has been married for more than 40 years and has two children. She enjoys spending time with family (especially her grandchildren) and her church family, cooking, and reading in her spare time.



Clinical Coordinator and Ordering

Patti’s job entails working with adults and children, managing inventory, and ordering supplies. She provides patient education and treatment care, and helps patients have a good experience at our office. Patti joined the oral healthcare field in 1995 and became a Cumberland Orthodontics team member in 1999. Her passion is to help others attain a beautiful smile, which encourages self-confidence and pride.

In her free time, Patti enjoys crafts, walking, and spending time with family and friends.



Orthodontic Assistant, Public Relations Coordinator

Janzen can be found giving detailed information to Dr. Brown about patients’ treatment, performing procedures, and making sure patients understand their oral hygiene responsibilities. She earned her dental assistant certification at Kentucky Dental Academy. Janzen works hard to cultivate relationships with our patients while providing the best service and outcomes possible.

Outside the office, Janzen enjoys hiking, shopping, and spending time with family and friends.



Orthodontic Assistant

Melinda assists Dr. Brown with patient care by taking impressions, helping during procedures, taking X-rays, and making retainers. She earned her associate’s degree in 1994 and joined Dr. Brown and the Cumberland Orthodontics family in 2015. Her favorite activity is getting to know patients on a personal level and seeing their smiles at the end of treatment.

Melinda is married with one child. She enjoys watching her child play basketball and football.




Lab Technician

Bio coming soon!

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23 Commercial Dr
Somerset, KY 42501
(606) 679-8436
office hours
Mon – Wed: 8 am - 5 pm (EST)
Fri: 9 am – 3pm (EST)
650 Glenmary Dr
Columbia, KY 42728
(270) 384-2910
office hours
Thur: 9 am – 4:30 pm (CST)