​Morgan entered the dental field in 2011 while living in West Virginia. She relocated with her husband to Lexington, Kentucky in the beginning of 2013. She  joined Dr. Boyd's practice in February 2013 and she couldn't be happier.  Before entering the dental field she worked in the health care field since 2003 allowing her to use her vast insurance knowledge to assist patients in maximizing their benefits to obtain optimal dental health.

Niki has been a dental hygienist since 1996, graduating from Youngstown State University, in Ohio. She married her high school sweetheart in 1997 and has two grown children, Katie and John.  In her free time she is consumed by Pittsburgh Steelers games and family.  Niki strives to keep her patients at ease while providing gentle and thorough care.  She values the relationships she builds with her ​patients and enjoys the opportunity to educate them on how to maintain a healthy and beautiful smile.​

​Morgan - Office Manager

Niki - Dental Hygienist

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​Emily is a native of Kentucky and a graduate of BCTC.  She and her husband live in Richmond with their two boys. Emily enjoys getting to know patients and prides herself in building trusting relationships with every patient she meets.

Emily - Dental Hygienist

Boyd Thornton Dental 

Teresa M. Boyd, D.M.D.

Dr. Boyd graduated from Bob Jones University in Greenville, SC with a BS in Biology. She continued her education at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry graduating in 2000. In addition to private practice, Dr. Boyd has worked for the Bureau of Prisons, participated in military readiness programs, was an Assistant Professor in the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry Department of Endodontics and currently serves on the Kentucky Board of Dentistry. She and her husband reside in Nicholasville with their two boys.