Meet Dr. Morton and Staff
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. 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. Dr. Morton is recognized as one of the tri-state’s premier dental providers for cosmetic dentistry. 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 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.
Maria joined Morton Family Dentistry at the start of 2019. She was born in Bremerton, Washington and moved to the Midwest while in high school. She graduated from Washington High School and has her Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing from the University of Southern Indiana. Maria has a background in sales and restaurant management but was excited to challenge herself in a new field. She states what she loves most about her job is the high level of dedication we have to our patients and her fellow co-workers.
Maria and her husband Jeff have a sweet 3-year-old son Davis. She is a member of Henderson’s First Baptist Church. When she is not in the office, Maria enjoys spending time with Davis, hiking, and enjoying all things outdoors with friends.
Sloan Billings, RDH, BS, EFDA
Sloan has been with Morton Family Dentistry since 2012. She is a native of Henderson and graduated from Henderson County High School. Sloan is a 2017 graduate from the University of Southern Indiana with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene along with a certification in dental assisting and expanded functions. Sloan was honored to have her research published in the December 2017 Access Magazine. She is currently affiliated with the American Dental Hygiene Association as well as The Ohio Valley Dental Hygiene Association. Sloan state that what she loves most about her job is the relationships made with the patients and fellow co-workers.
Sloan is the proud mom to her lovable Goldendoodle, Rebel. She is a member of Christian Fellowship Church. When she is not at the office, Sloan enjoys crafting, reading, traveling to new places, and spending time with family and friends.
Page Nolan, RDH
Paige has been with Morton Family Dentistry as a dental hygienist since 2009. She is a native of Henderson and graduated from Henderson County High School. She is also a graduate from Henderson Community College with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene. Paige states that what she loves most about her job is helping patients love their smile again and her fellow co-workers.
Paige has been married to her husband, Mark, since 2011. They are the parents of two beautiful children, Clark and Caroline, and two lovable dogs, Boo and Sadie. Paige is a member of First Baptist Church. When she is not in the office, Paige enjoys traveling to beach vacations, shopping, and eating at new, exciting restaurants.
Kasondra Eckels, CDA, EFDA
Kasondra has been with Morton Family Dentistry since 2009. She is a graduate of Henderson County High School and Henderson Community College with a certification in dental assisting and expanded functions. Kasondra is an active member of the Dental Assistants National Board. She has stated that what she loves most about her job is the quality of work we do here at Morton Family Dentistry and her fellow co-workers.
Kasondra has been married to her husband, Jesse, since 2008. They are the parents of three beautiful children; Alexander, Natalie, and Jade. She is a member of Lonestar Church. When she is not in the office, Kasondra enjoys being outdoors, exercising and selling Scentsy.
Kaylynn has been with Morton Family Dentistry since 2018. She is a native of Marion, Kentucky. She graduated from Union County High School and Ross Medical Dental Assisting Program. Kaylynn states one of the things she loves about her position is being able to educate patients about their oral health and helping them overcome fears.
Kalynn is the mother to two sweet girls, Reese and Madi. She is a member of Morganfield’s First Baptist Church. Outside of the office, Kaylynn enjoys kayaking, cooking and trying new recipes, and spending time with family and friends.