If you’re looking for a new dentist in St. Augustine to provide all of your family’s dental needs under one roof, you’ve come to the right place!
Dr. Jeremy Gordon and our team at Gordon Dental Associates believe that great dental care should be accessible to everyone, and we strive to uphold that commitment by investing in advanced technology and practicing personalized, compassionate care. You are not just another patient to us, you are family!
If you would like to learn more about our friendly team, we invite you to read through a few of the biographies below.
Dr. Jeremy Gordon, DMD
Born and raised in St. Augustine, FL, Dr. Jeremy Gordon is excited to bring excellent, family-oriented dental care to his hometown.
Dr. Gordon completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Florida in Gainesville, graduating with a degree in psychology. He then continued on to earn his Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of Florida College of Dentistry.
In 2003, Dr. Gordon returned to St. Augustine to practice, enjoying giving back to his community. In the last several years, Dr. Gordon has done hundreds of hours of continuing education, including cosmetics, implants, and preventive care. He is actively pursuing Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry, which requires three years of rigorous study and completion of a comprehensive exam.
In addition to his passion for continuing education and training in the field of dentistry, Dr. Gordon enjoys surfing, yoga, and spending time with his wife, Emily, and their two daughters, Meya and Nani.
Dr. Sarah Hutson, DMD
Dr. Sarah Hutson attended the University of North Florida, where she received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, graduating Magna Cum Laude. She then attended Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine, where she graduated with her Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree.
As a native North Floridian, Dr. Hutson is grateful to have had the opportunity to return to the beautiful city of St. Augustine and be able to provide quality dental care to this wonderful community. Dr. Hutson believes that the comfort and trust of her patients are of utmost importance, and therefore strives to hold each patient at the highest level. She pursued her dream of helping others and is excited to fulfill this passion through dentistry.
On a personal note, Dr. Hutson enjoys the beach, shopping, cooking, and especially enjoys spending time with her family, including her husband, Jordon, and children, Jane, Grant, and Leah.
Bethany joined Gordon Dental in July 2014 as our Insurance Coordinator. Bethany has a real affinity for helping our patients understand and use their benefits. Bethany’s vast knowledge about insurance makes her an exceptional resource for our practice and our patients. She is always ready to be your advocate and answer your insurance questions.
Bethany is also known as “Bee” and was born and raised here in St. Augustine. She is also an Alumni of Flagler College. When not at work, you can find Bethany spending time with her husband and their 3 children; Tanner, Emma Kate and Gage.
Kiersten began working for Gordon Dental Associates in 2016 as a hygiene coordinator, but she took on the role of treatment coordinator in 2019. Kiersten’s vast experience in customer service makes her a great asset to our front office team.
Kiersten was born and raised in Lakeland, Florida, and she moved to St. Augustine in 2015. Her love of traveling brought her to take a job as an international flight attendant, and she got to see the world while doing so. Her favorite places to explore were Alaska, Guam, and Germany.
In her free time, she enjoys being on the water or outdoors with family and friends, shopping, and going to the beach.
Meghan joined our dental team in April 2019. She attended St. Johns River Community College and worked in the banking industry for many years. Although she is new to the dental field, she has more than ten years of experience in the medical field and is a huge patient advocate. Meghan loves meeting new people and prides herself in meeting the needs of others.
Meghan was born and raised in St. Augustine, so there is a real good chance that she either knows your family, or you know hers. She married her high school sweetheart, Mark, and together they have three daughters: McKenzie, Marlana, and Mallory. In her free time, she enjoys watching her daughters play lacrosse, fishing with her family, and boating.
Sarah has been with our practice since 2020. She graduated in the top 10 percent of her high school class and later studied at St. Johns River State College.
The best part of her job is the patients. Previously, she worked in retail banking, but she thinks our patient base is the best! She enjoys helping them reach their smile goals. Seeing the appreciation and satisfaction of our patients is extremely rewarding for Sarah.
When Sarah is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her mom, dad, and sister, volunteering for the St. Johns County Horse Council, where she contributes as a graphic designer. Sarah also competes in western pleasure horse shows all over the state.
In 2009, Hilary was part of the inaugural team of dental professionals that helped start Gordon Dental Associates. She has provided patient-centered care as a registered dental hygienist since then. Her education from FCCJ, combined with her previous years of experience as a Dental Assistant and extensive self-study, help her to provide patients with the highest level of care with a personal touch.
In addition to making a difference in her patient’s lives, she is passionate about her family and friends. Hilary enjoys volunteering in her children’s school and serving the broader St. Augustine community.
Lyndsey began her career in dentistry as a surgical assistant in 2008. Her desire to help keep people smiling led her to continue her education. Lyndsey obtained her dental hygiene degree from Santa Fe State College in 2012. She moved to St. Augustine and became part of our team in 2014. Lyndsey strives to keep your dental appointments enjoyable while helping you achieve optimal dental health.
Outside of the office, She enjoys biking and spending quality time with her husband and three boys! She also loves playing at the beach, craft beer, and cooking.
Liz, who also goes by Lizzy, began working at Gordon Dental Associates in April of 2016. After completing a BA in Criminal Justice from UNF and working several years in the corporate world, she went back to school and received her degree in dental hygiene from FCCJ in 2008.
Dental hygiene has felt like her calling in life, and she is excited to go to work each day to get to know patients and to educate them about oral hygiene.
Lizzy lives in her hometown of Green Cove Springs to be close to her family, so her daughter, Lauren, can enjoy time with her grandparents. In her free time, Liz loves hanging out with friends and family, especially her daughter. She enjoys traveling, running, and volunteering at her church.
Lori joined our practice in 2018 while moving to St. Augustine from the Orange Park area, where she grew up. She attended Florida Community College at Jacksonville, where she graduated from the dental assisting program in 1992 and the dental hygiene program in 1997. She completed her Bachelor's in Dental Hygiene at St. Petersburg college in 2013 as well.
She is definitely the “continuing ed junkie” and loves researching anything related to dentistry and healthcare. She wanted to be a dental hygienist even as a little girl, and her passion is obvious as she cares for her patients like friends and family.
In her spare time, Lori spends time with her husband and daughter here locally. Her son and his family live in Oregon, so she tries to visit as often as possible to go play with her grandson. They love to hop on a bike and go explore St. Augustine or hop on a plane and explore the world. You may catch them out on the water or chasing their Golden Retrievers around town too!
Kelly began working with Gordon Dental in May 2019 during his move from Georgia to St. Augustine. Prior to his move, he attended Chattanooga State College, where he graduated from a dental hygiene program in 2017 and pursued a position in a dental office in Cleveland, Tennessee. After working in Tennessee for a couple of years, an opportunity arose for him to move to Florida and join our practice as our first male hygienist!
Outside the office, Kelly enjoys spending time with his wife, Casey, and his daughter, Skyleigh. If he’s not with his family, you can normally find him surfing – no matter the weather.
Crystal join our team in Summer of 2020 as our sixth hygienist! Crystal was born and raised in Gainesville Florida and moved to St. Augustine Florida in 2005. Her love of children brought her to become a nanny and then later take a job for a pediatric dental office as a dental assistant. After 5 years with them Crystal fell even more in love with dentistry and decided to further her education and become a Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated from FSCJ as an RDH in 2020. In Crystal’s free time she enjoys going to the beach, going shopping and spending time with her fiancé, Juliano.
Clinical Director/Dental Assistant
Rachel started her dental assisting career in 1999 after getting extensive dental work done; she then realized that being a dental assistant isn’t just her job, it’s her passion. From that experience, she understands the true meaning of patient care.
Dr. Gordon’s lead dental assistant since 2012, she assists him with all procedures, and she loves our work in cosmetic dentistry and the rewards that come with changing someone’s smile for the better. The attention to detail and the skill involved make her really appreciate the scientific and artistic nature of cosmetic dentistry.
Born in New York, then living in South Florida and Colorado, her husband and three children moved to Saint Augustine in 2012. Being with her family is very important to her. Rachel's hobbies include taking road trips, running, and shopping. A few of Rachel’s favorite things are the color orange and collecting anything dental related; she is what you call a true dental nerd.
Taylor has been a part of our team since May 2013. She entered the dental field as an insurance coordinator, but her passion for dentistry inspired her to further her education and become a chairside dental assistant.
She has attended continuing education courses to further her knowledge to help patients with any dental needs. Taylor is a Pedro Menendez High School alumni and attended St. Johns River State College. She was born and raised in Hastings while growing potatoes on the family farm.
When Taylor is not working she enjoys, cooking, working out, being outdoors and spending time with her mother and three brothers as well as her dog, Charlie.
Sam started with Gordon Dental Associates in October 2018 but has been assisting since February 2017. She attended school in Sanford, FL and graduated in November of 2016. Sam currently resides in Palm Coast, where she has lived since 2005.
In Sam's free time she enjoys reading, traveling with her boyfriend Ty and being the best cat mom to her son Walter!
Taylor has been a member of our team since 2020. She studied at First Coast Technical College.
The best part of her job is interacting with people, welcoming them, and helping them feel comfortable and happy to be at the dentist. She also loves her awesome team and feels fortunate to work with such great people. Taylor is always happy to be at work.
When she is away from the dental office, Taylor likes to work out and run. She also enjoys riding her bike to the beach, laying out in the sun, surfing, shopping, and she is the queen of napping!