Our goal as a team is to treat each patient with such unsurpassed customer service that the patient cannot help but tell someone else. What does customer service mean to our team? We pride ourselves in our ability to deliver professional care using advanced technology. Our doctors spend countless hours each year attending the top post-graduate continuing education courses and aesthetic seminars. All our team members regularly attend premier continuing education courses. We strive to be the best we can be to give you the best that you deserve.
Dr. Matthew Palomaki
Dr. Matthew Palomaki, a Michigan native, received his Bachelor of Science degree from Northern Michigan University. He received his doctoral degree from the University of Tennessee at Memphis where he was awarded the Jack T. Camp and Dr. "Mac" scholarships. Dr. Palomaki is an active member of the American Dental Association, Tennessee Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. In 2013 he completed the Comprehensive Implant Residency Program in Birmingham, AL. With advanced technology, state-of-the-art dental equipment and on-going training and education, Dr. Palomaki strives to promote optimum oral health and instill the importance of quality dental care. Beyond dentistry, Dr. Palomaki enjoys spending time with his wife and four children and his interests include music, exercise and photography.
Dr. Jincheng Du
Dr. Jincheng Du is a Tennessee native and graduated from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and the University of Tennessee, College of Dentistry. A true Vol at heart, Dr. Du believes in doing right by the patients and the community; always excited to meet new patients and friends. He is a active member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentists, Tennessee Dental Association and the 8th District Dental Society. While he's not at the office, Dr. Du enjoys canoeing, college and professional football, and traveling the world.
OUR INVALUABLE SUPPORT TEAM
CATHERINE, OFFICE MANAGER
Catherine graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with a degree in Industrial Relations. Catherine’s background in human resources and experience in business management enable her to help give you the best environment for care. She wants you to have the healthiest, brightest smile possible. Hobbies – anything her boys are into, reading, swimming & biking.
Tina, Financial Coordinator
Tina, originally from Columbus, Ohio is a devout Ohio State Buckeyes fan. She moved to Clarksville in 1997 and calls it home. Tina has twelve years experience in processing dental insurance claims and works hard at providing payment options for every patient. Her goal is to ensure that each and every patient understands that one of the best investments they can make is in themselves. Most of all, she wants the patients to know that all treatment is achievable. She is a home-body who enjoys watching television, cooking, singing and her two sons.
Kim was born and raised in Texas. She has lived in Clarksville since 2005 and is a proud supporter of our military. She enjoys meeting new people and has a lot of experience educating them in the benefits of dental health. In her spare time Kim enjoys cooking, reading, long walks and spending time with her family.
LAURA, APPOINTMENT COORDINATOR
Laura was born and raised just outside of Philadelphia, PA and decided to relocate to Tennessee for a change of pace. She has an associates degree in Healthcare Administration, seven years of dental office experience and is currently in school for her Bachelors in Crisis and Disaster Management. In her free time she is an American Red Cross Disaster Response volunteer, enjoys going to the gym and is an animal lover.
SHELIA, REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Shelia is originally from North Carolina. She graduated with honors from Tennessee State University with a Bachelor's in Dental Hygiene where she also received a Directors Award. She recently relocated back to Clarksville after living in California and Hawaii and is excited to call Clarksville home. Shelia enjoys traveling, hiking with friends, and is an avid reader.
JESSICA, INSURANCE COORDINATOR
Jessica was born and raised in Southern California. She recently relocated to Fort Campbell with her husband who proudly serves our country in the U.S. Army, their beautiful daughter, and their husky Zeke. Jessica started her professional journey as a dental assistant and orthodontic assistant in 2012. After 3 years of assisting, she began learning what it took to be a part of the administrative dental staff. She loves helping our patients feel confident when they smile. Jessica enjoys spending quality time with her family, taking her dog on long hikes, and baking with her daughter.
MICHELLE, REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Born and raised in Ohio, Michelle came to Clarksville in 2006 with her husband Corey, who proudly serves in the United States Army. She graduated top of her class from Western Kentucky University and joined our team in 2010. Michelle loves being a hygienist, which is shown by her genuine sensitivity for patient care. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two beautiful girls. Her favorite hobbies are cooking, shopping, and decorating.
KELLY, REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
A Clarksville native, Kelly has 15 years of dental experience. Her caring nature and sense of humor will put you at ease in the dental chair. Kelly is dedicated to her patients and their oral health. With this sincere dedication and knowledge she will help you feel confident with the decisions necessary to achieving and maintaining a healthy mouth. Kelly enjoys spending time with family, reading and traveling.
HEATHER, REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Heather is originally from Terre Haute, Indiana, but has lived in the Clarksville area since 1996. She is a veteran of the United States Air Force and her husband, Josh, currently serves in the United States Army. Heather earned her dental hygiene degree from Tennessee State University where she was recognized and awarded for her outstanding care of patients. She loves meeting new people, is culturally diverse and genuinely loves to help others, so you will feel at ease when you are in her care. Heather's hobbies include attending and volunteering at church on Sunday's, spending time with family and playing softball.
LINDSAY, REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT
Lindsay was born and raised in Clarksville, TN. She graduated from Volunteer State Community College in 2006 with her technical certificate in Dental Assisting. She received her expanded functions license in 2014. Her caring, loving and spunky personality helps patients feel comfortable in the dental chair. She is a very dedicated and passionate person about her family, friends and her job. She enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her daughter and family.
AMBAR, REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT
Ambar went to college in Puerto Rico at Universidad Interamericana de PR. She has an associate in Business Administration and has been in the dental field for 14 years. Ambar loves working with people and loves the dental field. She puts her heart in what she does because she loves to see people smile. She married the love of her life, a staff sergeant who proudly serves in the US Army. They have 4 beautiful children and two dogs. Ambar and her family all enjoy outdoors activities and sharing time with each other - especially at the lake. They love karaoke and are highly involved in their church. Her family loves to share with others the blessings that God has given them.
JESSE, REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT
Originally from Iowa, Jesse has spent most of her life in Clarksville. She graduated from Daymar Institute with an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Dental Assisting in June 2014. Her positive and friendly personality helps patients feel at ease in the dental chair. Jesse enjoys spending time with her husband and four kids, as well as her large extended family and friends. Traveling, camping, canoeing, anything beach related, and going to concerts top her list of favorite things to do.