Dr. Peters is a northern Kentucky native, but treats Anderson County as his second home. He has a wonderful wife, Leslie, and four great boys.
Dr. Peters is a 2000 graduate of the University of Louisville. He has been practicing at Family Dental Center since 2003. His interests in dentistry are sedation dentistry, implant dentistry, TMJ issues and oral surgery.
Memberships: American Academy of Dentistry, American Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Dental Anesthesia, Fellow of International Congress of Implantology, Fellow of the Misch Implant Institute, and Member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry
After graduating from Mercy Academy in 1983, she attended Bellarmine University and the University of Louisville for her undergraduate education. She attended the University Of Louisville School Of Dentistry, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree and participated in oral cancer research. After graduating from Dental School in 1991, Dr. Shackleton opened a general dentistry practice, providing dental care to adults and children for 4 years.
With her passion still in orthodontics, she entered the Graduate Program in Orthodontics at the University of Louisville in July, 1995. Upon graduation in June 1997, she received her Certificate in the Specialty of Orthodontics and Master of Science Degree in Oral Biology. She is certified by the American Board of Orthodontics and has been published in the Journal of Clinical Orthodontics.
Dr. Shackleton devotes her time between her Louisville and Frankfort offices. She resides in Audubon Park and loves spending time with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys the outdoors, gardening and reading.
Dr. Jacobs is a native of the Northern Kentucky area. He completed his undergraduate degree, master’s degree in Public Health, and Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree at the University of Kentucky.
On his off day, Dr. Jacobs covers the student clinic at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. Dr. Jacobs enjoys all areas of dentistry but looks forward to expanding his knowledge of dental implants and full mouth rehabilitation.
In his spare time he enjoys the great outdoors. He loves to hunt, fish, kayak and spend time hiking with his dog Zoey. He currently lives in Lexington with his fiancé, Alli, a current orthodontic resident at the University of Kentucky. Go CATS!
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