At Briarwood Dental, we know that how you feel about visiting your dentist is as important as the services we provide. Our friendly, caring team goes above and beyond to ensure that you always feel like a valued and welcome guest in your dental home.
Every time you visit, you will be greeted with the same warmth and enthusiasm as you were the first time we met you. We want you to know how much we value you, not just as a patient, but as an individual with unique needs. Ultimately, we treat our patients the way we would want our loved ones treated.
Along with our entire dental team, Dr. Clemmons strives to achieve and maintain excellence in all that they do. We continually invest in continuing education and training to improve our ability, which allows us to offer the highest quality dental treatment at a fair fee. By adding new services and investing in the best and latest technology, we can provide the highest standard of dental care possible.
We can't wait to welcome you to Briarwood Dental in person, but until then, please take a few minutes to get to know our fantastic team of professionals who will be serving you.
Kevin Clemmons, DMD
Dr. Clemmons is a 1978 graduate of Edmonson County High School. He was a member of the 1976 Kentucky State Basketball Championship team. In 1982 Dr. Clemmons obtained his biology degree from Transylvania University while playing basketball. He then attended the University of Kentucky and received his dental degree from the College of Dentistry in 1986. Dr. Clemmons began his dental career by practicing dentistry in Brownsville, Smiths Grove, and Clarkson, KY. In 2002, he opened Briarwood Dental in Bowling Green, which has become his sole location.
As a lifelong learner, Dr. Clemmons continually educates himself and his team members on the latest techniques to provide his patients with advanced, comfortable, and personalized dental care. He has completed numerous courses, in cosmetic dentistry, orthodontics, oral conscious sedation and completed a 350-hour mini-residency in implant dentistry from the Medical College of Georgia, in Atlanta.
As a lifelong learner, Dr. Clemmons is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Facial Esthetics, the Kentucky Dental Association, and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. He has dedicated his professional career to providing patients with the best that dentistry has to offer.
Dr. Clemmons and his wife, Natalie Smith Clemmons, have three children: Alex Jane, Kacy, and Hannah Ruth. They enjoy family outings, sports, and serving in our community.
Front Office Team Leader
Jane became part of the team at Briarwood Dental in February 2008 and has worked in the dental field for 15 years. She feels very blessed to be part of such an amazing dental office, where the goal is to treat every patient like we would our own family and make them feel comfortable and cared for during their dental experience.
For Jane, seeing someone that had a fear of coming to the dentist leave our office excited to come back is so rewarding! Jane takes pride in assisting our patients any way she can, whether it’s helping them understand their treatment plan or going over their insurance benefits with them. She is here for whatever they may need.
Jane has been married to her wonderful husband James for 15 years and in their spare time, they love spending time with their family and traveling, especially to the beach!
Alyssa Simpson, RDH
Hygiene Team Leader
Alyssa began her dental hygiene career at Briarwood Dental in 2011 after she graduated from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Alyssa is a former resident of Bon Ayr, KY and a graduate of Barren County High School.
When asked why she chose the dental field, Alyssa said she wanted to work in the dental field for as long as she can remember. She especially enjoyed the positive interactions she had with her hometown dental team and wanted to bring that comfort and care to her clients. Alyssa strives to stay current on new techniques that can make your dental experience more relaxed and efficient. Patience, understanding, and a desire for you to be comfortable are her top priorities as a clinician.
Alyssa enjoys spending time with her husband Zach and her two dogs. She likes to spend her spare time crafting, baking, and watching a variety of sports. Her favorite teams are the WKU Hilltoppers, the Cincinnati Reds, and the Dallas Cowboys. Alyssa also enjoys spending time with her wonderful family and friends.
Aimee Spears, RDH
Registered Dental Hygienist
Aimee graduated from the dental hygiene program at Western Kentucky University in 2017. She began her career in dentistry in 2006 as an orthodontic assistant and then as an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant (EDDA) in family practice.
Aimee is originally from Indianapolis and has lived in Bowling Green for 12 years. She enjoys spending time outdoors and travels as much as possible. Aimee is always looking for a new adventure!
Amber Archey, RDH
Registered Dental Hygienist
Amber graduated from Western Kentucky University’s Dental Hygiene Program in 2016 and has a Bachelor of Science degree. She worked in pediatrics before joining the Briarwood Dental team in 2018, and she is very happy to be working for such a wonderful practice!
Amber grew up in Glasgow, KY but now resides here in Bowling Green with her boyfriend Joe and their dog Toby. Amber enjoys playing video games, cooking, and going on vacations to Disney World!
Sherry Kirk, EDDA
Expanded Duties Dental Assistant
Sherry grew up in Edmonson County and graduated from Edmonson County High School. She has been a dental assistant for the past 14 years, and she joined the Briarwood Dental team in July of 2014.
Sherry enjoys spending time with family and friends, camping on the river and working in her yard.
Kim started her career in dentistry with Briarwood Dental in 2013. She enjoys meeting the patients and working with such a supportive group of professionals. Kim resides in Bowling Green and has two grown daughters, Heather and Hilary, and two grandchildren.
In her spare time, Kim enjoys family and friends, church activities, reading, and hiking.
Hannah Ruth Clemmons, CDA
As Dr. Clemmons’ youngest daughter, Hannah Ruth has been around dentistry all her life. She began officially working at Briarwood Dental in 2013. Hannah Ruth graduated from Western Kentucky University in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Services, and she has also completed the educational requirements needed to be accepted into dental school. Also, to be better prepared for her career in the dental field, Hannah Ruth completed her dental assisting certification with Assist to Succeed of Southern Kentucky in 2016.
Hannah Ruth grew up in Chalybeate, KY and graduated from Edmonson County High School in 2013. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, working out, and loving on her dog, Odin.