Meet Your Dentist
Dr. Richard Robinette
Dr. Robinette graduated from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry and graduated from the highly-honored, Misch International Implant Institute. During the first 10 years of his dental career, Dr. Robinette worked in the United States Air Force. Throughout this time, he was stationed across the United States, as well as international bases in Belgium and Germany.
After a thrilling military career that included flying with F-4, F-16’s and being stationed with stealth fighters as a black operations unit, Dr. Robinette received numerous commendations and awards for his advanced skills and commitment. He was awarded Junior Dental Officer of the Year in 1986, an Air Force Commendation Medal, and two Air Force Meritorious Service Medals.
Meet Our Dentistry By Design Team
Lorie White, RDH
Lorie serves as a dental hygienist for patients of all ages and enjoys helping said patients perfect their smiles. Outside of the office, Lorie spends time with her husband and daughter.
Darlene Byrd, RDA
Darlene joined Dentistry by Design in 2005, with over 23 years of experience in the dental field. She’s driven to caring for her patients in all aspects of dentistry. Outside of the office, Darlene dedicates her time to her husband and three children.
Christie Williams, RDA
Christie is a friendly face in the office and enjoys helping patients feel comfortable during their visit. Outside of the office, Christie enjoys spending time with her family, drawing, and crafting.
Melissa Blackmore, RDA Office Manager
Melissa is our office manager and is most likely the first friendly face you see when you enter our office. She works hard to answer your questions and improve your patient experience. Outside of the office, Melissa spends time with her family, including her husband and two children.
Scarlett Roberson, RDH
Bio coming soon!
Emily Jordan, RDA
Bio coming soon!