Lucas Bowen, D.M.D., M.S.

Dr. Lucas is a native of eastern Kentucky. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Biology and Agricultural Biotechnology from the University of Kentucky in 2003 and a dental degree from the University Of Kentucky College Of Dentistry in 2007. After practicing as a general dentist for one year in Paducah, Kentucky, Dr. Lucas pursued two years of specialty training in pediatric dentistry at the University of Kentucky and was awarded a certificate and a Masters of Science degree in pediatric dentistry in 2010.

Dr. Lucas practices a full scope of pediatric dentistry but is specifically interested in working with children with special health care needs and children who are anxious about visiting the dentist.

When not at the office, Dr. Lucas enjoys playing golf, fishing, and watching UK basketball and football. He enjoys traveling and frequently participates in dental mission trips around the world.  Dr. Lucas and his wife, Amy, are proud parents of two children, Ava & John Luke.  

Zak Thobaben, D.M.D.

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Before settling in central Kentucky, Dr. Zak grew up throughout the south and northeastern United States. He graduated from Asbury College in 2002, then received a dental degree from the University Of Kentucky College Of Dentistry in 2007. He completed his specialty training at Children’s Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois, and graduated with a Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry in 2009. Dr. Zak returned to central Kentucky to practice pediatric dentistry.

Dr. Zak practices a full scope of pediatric dentistry, but is especially interested in sedation dentistry, cosmetic dentistry and treating patients with special health care needs.

When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Zak enjoys the outdoors, running, traveling, and barbequing with family and friends. He also enjoys traveling and frequently participates in dental mission trips around the world.

Dr. Zak and his wife, Beka, have two adventurous and energetic young boys, James and John.