Dr. Rebecca Wheeler
Dr. Rebecca Tackett Wheeler is a native of Kentucky and a graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. Dr. Wheeler completed a two year residency in pediatric dentistry at Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. This specialized program of study and hands-on experience prepared her to meet the unique dental needs of infants, children, and teens, including persons with special needs.
After receiving her certificate in pediatric dentistry, Dr. Wheeler joined a dental practice in Sylvania, Ohio for several years. She missed central Kentucky so much that she decided to return home to Kentucky.
Dr. Wheeler has made several trips to the Dominican Republic where she provided dental care to the underprivileged.
She is a member of the American Dental Association, Kentucky Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Kentucky Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the Bluegrass Dental Society.
As a mother of two children, Dr. Wheeler understands your child’s fears and the concerns that every parent has. As a doctor, you will find her to be kind, gentle and caring.
Her interests include spending time with family and friends, gardening, reading, traveling and UK basketball. GO BIG BLUE!!