Meet the Doctors

Laura Herfel, DMD

Dr. Laura Herfel is co-owner of the Dental Center of Florence. She earned her dental degree from the University of Kentucky, studying alongside Dr. Laws. She is a proud member of the American Dental Association and the Kentucky Dental Association.

The best part of her job is educating people about their oral health and creating beautiful smiles for her patients.

When Dr. Herfel is not at work, she loves spending time with her husband, her college-aged children, and their dog Bodie. They enjoy boating, traveling, and hanging out with friends and extended family. During her alone time, Dr. Herfel likes needlepoint, reading, and watching Netflix.

 


 

Keith Laws, DMD

Dr. Keith Laws is co-owner of the Dental Center of Florence. He received his dental degree from University of Kentucky, where he studied alongside Dr. Herfel. He is a proud member of the American Dental Association and the Kentucky Dental Association. Dr. Laws has advanced training in implant dentistry and is a certified Invisalign® provider.

The best part of his job is getting to know people and helping patients feel more confident about their smiles.

When Dr. Laws is not seeing patients, he enjoys spending time with his wife, three children, and their dog Trooper. He also likes to play golf, exercise, do CrossFit, travel, hike, and go kayaking. 

 


 

Jane B. Clay, DMD

Dr. Jane B. Clay is an associate dentist who earned her degree from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry.

The best part of her job is working with a team dedicated to giving patients beautiful smiles.

When she is away from work, Dr. Clay enjoys breeding, raising, and showing Arabian horses in the sport horse divisions. Her current family pet is named Snow Thunder.

 

 


 

Sarah Lonneman, DMD

Dr. Sarah Lonneman received her Doctorate of Medical Dentistry from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry in 2020, and she also holds a degree from U of L in biology. She is a member of the American Dental Association and Kentucky Dental Association.

Dr. Lonneman is from the area and is thrilled to be working in Florence. She believes the best part of her job is that moment when patients view their new smiles!

When she is not at work, Dr. Lonneman enjoys spending time with her husband Kenny and her very energetic dog Folly.

 


 

Lisa Vasseur, DMD

Dr. Lisa Vasseur is an associate dentist at DCOF. She graduated in 2000 from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. She has been in the dental field since 1994 where she began as a dental assistant before deciding to go to dental school. She ran a solo dental practice for 15 years in Florence, where she was born and raised.

Dr. Vasseur finds it truly rewarding to help patients take care of their teeth and find solutions to their dental problems.

Dr. Vasseur lives in Union with her husband and two girls. She enjoys spending time with her family and fur babies, watching sports, and relaxing outdoors.

 


 

Jennifer Yu, DMD

Dr. Jennifer Yu is an associate dentist who received her Doctorate of Medical Dentistry from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry in 2020. She is a proud member of the American Dental Association and Kentucky Dental Association.

Dr. Yu believes the best part of her job is providing patients with excellent care, and helping patients feel good about how they look and eat.

When she’s not at work, Dr. Yu enjoys spending her time with her husband Connor and their two dogs, Milo and Ollie. She also enjoys going to brunch, yoga, and hiking.

Office Hours:
Monday — Friday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
8076 U.S. Hwy 42, Florence, KY 41042
(859) 282-9741