Meet Dr. Morton

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's experience and training.

Dr. Joseph E. Morton

Dr. Joseph E. Morton is a native of Northern Ohio. He graduated from Kentucky Wesleyan College, where he was a James Graham Brown Scholar, in 1979 with a Bachelors of  Science Biology/Chemistry along with a minor in mathematics.  He then received a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from the University of Kentucky in 1983. Dr. Morton began private practice in Henderson, Kentucky in 1983, and is currently still practicing in Henderson today. Dr. Morton is recognized as one of the tri-state’s premier dental provider for cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Morton is currently affiliated with the following associations: American Dental Association, Kentucky Dental Association, Academy of Computerized Dentistry of North America, and the 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. He has a love for history and vintage memorabilia. Dr. Morton has a passion for music and spends his free time enjoying the sounds of the Beatles, The Rolling Stones, and attending concerts.