Dr. Morton & Team

All professionals at Morton Family Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff.

Dr. Joseph E. Morton, DMD

Dr. Joseph E. Morton is a native of Northern Ohio and graduated from Woodridge High School in Peninsula, OH. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology/Chemistry along with a minor in mathematics in 1979 from Kentucky Wesleyan College, where he was a James Graham Brown Scholar. He was a member of Kentucky Wesleyan's Covenant Order of Oak and Ivy, one of the highest honors bestowed on students who exhibit spiritual leadership, intellectual ability, and strength in character. He then received a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from the University of Kentucky in 1983. Dr. Morton began his private practice in Henderson, Kentucky in 1983. He has an impeccable eye for aesthetics and is passionate about creating beautiful smiles. Dr. Morton is currently affiliated with American Dental Association, Kentucky Dental Association, and Spear Study Club.

Dr. Morton has been married to his wife, Lynn, since July 1994 and they are the proud parents of four children; Drake, Dylan, Lilly, and Lucie. They make their home in Henderson and share it with their four-legged children Annie (a Golden Doodle) and Ricky (a Yorkie). He is a member of Holy Name Catholic Church. When not at the office, he enjoys watching college football (especially The Ohio State Buckeyes) and spending time with family.

Lynn Morton
Office Coordinator

Lynn has been with Morton Family Dentistry since 1995. She is a native of Union County Kentucky. She graduated from Union County High School. Lynn attended Henderson Community College and University of Southern Indiana. Lynn states what she loves most about her job is building and establishing relationships with all our patients.

Lynn has been married to Dr. Morton since 1994 and they have four children: Drake, Dylan, Lilly, and Lucie. She is a member of Holy Name Catholic Church. Lynn has been an advocate for individuals with special needs and Autism. She has a deep passion for the special population to be included and accepted. When not at the office, Lynn enjoys spending time with her family, reading, decorating, and exercising.

Hannah Griffin

Dental Hygienist