Your Dentist in Lawrence, KS
Dr. Kelly Joice and her husband, Dr. Richard Valbuena opened River Rock Family Dental in the summer of 2007. Together they have three children, Kaden, Katelyn and Kylie. In her free time, she can be found spending time with her family. She is a longtime parishioner of Corpus Christi Catholic Church and enjoys volunteering in the community.
Dr. Kelly Joice earned a double major in Organismal Biology and Psychology from the University of Kansas, before continuing her education at the University of Oklahoma, College of Dentistry. She completed her Doctorate of Dental Surgery, with honors, including awards in pediatric and restorative dentistry in 2004. Following graduation, she went on to work in public healthcare with the Indian Health Service in Phoenix, Arizona. Dr. Joice is continually updating her dental skills and knowledge, and has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education, including certification in Short Term Adult Orthodontics. She is a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society, the American Dental Association, the Kansas Dental Association and the Douglas County Dental Society.
At this cutting edge dental facility, Dr. Joice and her team not only adhere to the highest quality standards and latest in techniques and materials, but also strive to ensure that your visit is comfortable and hassle-free. Dr. Joice and the team at River Rock Family Dental would be happy to answer any questions you may have about the practice, your smile, and your overall dental health.