about

Barbra Shea Perkins, DMD

Dr. Barbra Shea Perkins, a 2007 graduate of the University of Louisville, College of Dentistry, has been practicing exceptional dentistry in the Newburgh, IN area for 8 years. Prior to receiving her DMD, Dr. Perkins earned her Bachelor of Arts in chemistry from Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky. Dr. Perkins continues her education every year to help ensure that her patients receive only the best dental care available. Some of the advanced training she has received has involved Invisalign, and Dr. Perkins is now a Preferred Provider for the Invisalign Clear Aligner System!

Dr. Perkins is currently a member of the American Dental Association, the Indiana Dental Association, the Better Business Bureau, and the First District Dental Society. In addition, Dr. Perkins is a dentist for the Evansville State Hospital, the Vanderburgh County Jail, and is the secretary for the Young Dentist Committee of the First District Dental Society.

As a dentist, Dr. Perkins aims to provide all of her patients with state-of-the-art dental care in a relaxing and enjoyable environment. When not creating beautiful, healthy smiles, Dr. Perkins can often be found golfing and spending time with her husband Tom, their daughter Caroline and their dog Reilly.  Her husband Tom currently manages the technology and finances of Newburgh Family Dental.

 

Jacie Schneider, Office/Financial Manager 

Since 2009, Jacie has been helping patients at our office with their billing and treatment questions. Her outgoing and friendly personality makes all of our patients feel welcome and at home. Jacie is a 2002 graduate of Memorial High School and received her Bachelor’s of Science in communications from the University of Louisville in 2007. Working with her friends and family is Jacie’s favorite part about working for Dr. Perkins.

Jacie and her husband Bruce welcomed their daughter Charley in April 2013. In her spare time, Jacie enjoys spending time with her family, crafting, and watching movies.

Kim Meadors, Front Office Coordinator

Since 2008, Kim has been impressing our patients with her great attitude and sparkling personality. A Kentucky native, Kim graduated in 1999 with her Bachelor’s of Arts in business from Western Kentucky University. Since moving to Indiana, Kim has enjoyed the opportunity to get to know the amazing patients and staff at Newburgh Family Dental.

Kim and her husband, J.R., have one son- Ethan. When not greeting our patients, Kim enjoys antiquing, gardening, boating, and fishing.

Paige Lewis, Licensed Dental Hygienist

Paige, our dental hygienist, has worked at Newburgh Family Dental since 2009. Paige is dedicated to her education and has received Associate degrees in dental assisting and dental hygiene, as well as a Bachelor’s of Science in dental hygiene education and a certificate in dental assisting expanded functions. By striving to provide our patients with the best dental care possible, Paige ensures that each patient leaves with a happy, brilliant smile on their face. Paige loves having the opportunity to work with her friends and to meet new friends every day!

Paige and her husband Kyle currently live in Newburgh. They welcomed their daughter Lanie in July 2014. Paige is a native of Pike County, IN, and has also lived in the Evansville area since 2005. When not at work, Paige enjoys spending time with her friends and family, traveling, and watching reality TV.

Michelle Whitehead, Dental Hygienist

For almost 2 years, Michelle has been helping patients at Newburgh Family Dental improve their oral health. After graduating Magna Cum Laude from Castle High School in 2006, Michelle attending the University of Southern Indiana, where she graduated with her Bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene in 2010. Michelle enjoys working here because the team really feels like they are family. To better help her patients, she frequently takes continuing education courses to learn about the latest and greatest in dental care techniques.

Michelle grew up, lives, and now works in Newburgh. In her spare time, Michelle loves spending time with Ryan, her husband, and their friends and family, taking long walks with Cole, her black lab, and updating her newly-purchased house.

Brittany Murphy, Dental Assistant

Kiersten Williams, Dental Assistant

Kiersten is an energetic, fun loving, go with flow expanded function dental assistant with over 10 years experience in the dental field. She has been happily married to Mark the man of her dreams for 9 years and they have 4 smart, amazing, beautiful, well behaved, athletic children. When Kiersten isn’t busy reading to children at the library, attending PTA meetings, and volunteering at the local animal shelter she enjoys baking cookies, reading science fiction books, and BINGO!!!! She is passionate about dental assisting and is an amazing asset to our team.