Dentist Office

Dr. Lisa Slaughter

Dentist

Dr. Lisa is a native of Maine. She received her undergraduate degree from St. Michael’s College in Vermont and her dental medicine degree from Tufts University. Dr. Lisa is experienced with patients of all ages and makes every effort to ensure you feel comfortable and at ease in her office. She makes it a priority to understand your goals and address your questions. When not in the office she enjoys outdoor activities and appreciates the Kennebunk area’s natural beauty and how important it is to the local residents to preserve land.

 

Dr. John Slaughter

Dentist

Dr. John graduated from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland and spent two years in the Army Corps. He has provided exceptional dental care in the Belfast area for over 40 years. We are thrilled to have him joining us on a part-time basis. In his spare time he enjoys sailing, boat building and spending time with his wife and six grandchildren.

 

Valancy

Registered Dental Hygienist

Valancy is a graduate of Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia and has worked in our practice for over 25 years. One of her favorite things is building strong relationships with her patients. She is thrilled to be providing care to several generations of families. Valancy loves to educate, motivate and encourage her patients to achieve a healthy mouth and as a result, a healthier body. As an active member of a local dental study club, she continues to advance her knowledge and often attends Canadian dental hygiene courses with her sister who is also a dental hygienist. Valancy and her husband own and manage two vacation rental properties. In her spare time, she can be found teaching group exercise and water fitness classes and puppy sitting her new grand-dog, Hattie.

 

Kim

Registered Dental Hygienist

Kim has been practicing dental hygiene for 28 years, graduating with a Baccalaureate of Science degree from Fone's School of Dental Hygiene in Bridgeport, CT. Kim is a native Mainer, growing up in the Lakes Region. She currently lives in the Greater Portland area with her family and enjoys her down time with them and friends. Kim is dedicated in assisting her patients achieve and maintain optimal oral hygiene by providing individualized patient education instruction and excellent patient care. She enjoys playing women's hockey, downhill skiing, workouts at the gym, walking the beach, cooking and reading a good book.

 

Kaeleigh

Registered Dental Hygienist

Kaeleigh grew up in Arundel, Maine on her father’s dairy farm. She graduated from the University of New England where she received her bachelor’s degree. Kaeleigh is a compassionate dental hygienist who enjoys helping her patients find home care routines that work best for them. She continues to read and research the latest in the dental world, allowing her to provide her patients with leading care. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family, playing with her cockapoo, Ellie and maintaining her yard and home she shares with her fiancé Sherman.

 

Sandi

Dental Assistant

Sandi is a graduate of Worcester Vocational school. She has worked with Dr. Slaughter for over 4 years. Sandi loves helping Dr. Slaughter, making patients comfortable and their smiles healthy and beautiful. On her days off, she loves being with her family, cooking and knitting.

 

Sarah

Front Desk Manager

Sarah joined the team in August 2019 as the Front Desk Coordinator. Sarah graduated from Maine Maritime Academy with a degree in Marine Biology and spent the first few years of her career working with the lobstermen of Maine. Sarah then moved on to insurance billing for a behavioral health clinic, spent a few months learning about dental billing, then on to physical therapy billing before landing at Dr. Slaughter’s office. She enjoys making connections with our patients and digging into insurance claims to make sure our patients get the coverage they deserve. Sarah lives in Kennebunk with her husband and rescue dog, Schuster. Sarah is an active volunteer with Pittie Posse Rescue and Sanctuary, a foster-based rescue for pit-type dogs. Sarah also sews bandannas and bow ties for dogs and donates a portion of the sales back to Pittie Posse.