About Us

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The Aesthetic Dental Center of Kentucky is family owned and operated by Dr. Philip Cornette, III.

Dr. Philip Cornette, III and his family

Dr. Cornette and Family

Dr. Philip Cornette, III

Dr. Philip Cornette, III graduated from the University of Louisville Dental School. Prior to that he attended Western University where he majored in Chemistry. Soon, he discovered that he had a passion for cosmetic dentistry and the dramatic changes it can have on a person’s life. He has participated in many cosmetic programs and continue to do so, implementing the latest technology and services at the Aesthetic Dental Center of Kentucky.

Civic Associations:

  • Hardin County Chamber of Commerce

  • Ft. Knox Spouse and Community Club

  • Radcliff Small Business Association

Volunteer Work:

  • Baptist Medical Dental Mission International (BMDMI)

  • Mission Service of Eastern Kentucky

Our Dedicated Staff

Dana Howell

Registered Dental Hygienist

Dana is a registered dental hygienist and a native of Bardstown, Kentucky but has called Larue County her home for over 21 years.  She graduated from the University of Louisville Dental Hygiene program in 1999 and has been a team member of Dr. Cornette’s dental office for over 17 years. 


She is an active volunteer for the Rotary Club Smiles program thru the Hardin County Schools and also gives educational lectures on dental hygiene in Nelson, Larue and Hardin County schools.  She and her husband Jimmy have two loving boys and a large family that she enjoys spending time with.  When she’s not at work you can usually find her at the lake in the summer with her family.

Brigitte Cottrell

Registered Dental Hygienist

Brigitte is a proud native of Hodgenville, Kentucky. She attended the University of Louisville and graduated with a bachelor of science in dental hygiene. Brigitte currently lives in Sonora with her husband J. R. and daughter Gracelynn. In her free time Brigitte loves traveling, camping, spending time with family, and volunteering at her church.

LeeAnn Lawlee

 Dental Assystant

LeeAnn Lawlee grew up in Albemarle, North Carolina and has lived in Radcliff, Kentucky since 2002. She is a graduate of the Kentucky Dental Academy and joined our team as Dr. Cornette’s dental assistant in 2019.  LeeAnn has 3 beautiful children, 3 dogs, 1 cat and her beloved pig, Gomez.  In her free time LeeAnn enjoys spending time with her family and friends. 

Judy Rains

Office Manager

Judy was born and raised in Florida and moved to Kentucky in 1993, but has called Hardin  county her home for over 27 years. She has a strong background in Customer Service, business development, finance and marketing and has been a part of Dr. Cornette’s team since 2004. She is a member of the Hardin County Chamber of Commerce, Fort Knox Spouse and Community Club, board member of Crossing Nations nonprofit organization, and a very active participant in dental missions, as well as many local community events occurring throughout the year. She loves spending time making memories with her large family and very close friends.

Her motto for life: “I live outside the box, color outside the lines and laugh as much as I can!”