Meet the Doctor
Jeremy Gordon, DMD
Born and raised in St. Augustine, Florida, Dr. Jeremy Gordon is excited to bring excellent, family oriented dental care to his home town.
Dr. Gordon completed his undergraduate studies at University of Florida in Gainesville, graduating with 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 3 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 2 daughters, Meya and Nani.
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 the comfort and trust of her patients is 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 their daughter, Jane. The Hutson family will be welcoming their second child, a son, in December of 2018.
Kelly – Office Manager
Kelly began in dentistry in 1995 and brings over 20 years of dentistry experience to our practice. She has been with Dr. Gordon since 2010 and serves as his Office Manager. Starting out as a Certified Dental Assistant, she has assisted in General Dentistry, Periodontics, Pedodontics and Oral Surgery. For six years of her dental career, Kelly worked for BlueCross BlueShield of Florida in the Dental Unit. Initially, when she began, she was a Dental Claims Analyst and then in Dental Provider Relations where she handled all the Credentialing of Dentists for the State of Florida. Her passion for dentistry and desiring more time with her family brought her from corporate world back into private practice. Kelly’s passion for dentistry and love of patients makes her an asset to our practice, her expertise in insurance as well as customer service is invaluable.
Kelly is native to St. Augustine, being born and raised here—her family has been in St. Augustine since the 1700’s. Outside of the office she enjoys spending time with her husband, four children, and her grandson as well as family and friends. She enjoys date nights with her husband, traveling, shopping, boating, fishing, scalloping and beach days.
Bethany – Insurance Coordinator
Bethany joined Gordon Family 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, Evan, and their children, Tanner and Emma Kate.
Cheyenne – Hygiene Coordinator
Cheyenne joined our team in April 2013 as an Assistant for Dr Gordon. Cheyenne’s passion for dentistry continues to grow and now when you come in, the first smiling face you will usually see is hers! Cheyenne brings a special enthusiasm to our practice and we love having her on the team! When you meet Cheyenne in the office, there is a real good chance that she either knows your family, or you know hers. She is a native of St. Augustine as are her parents, grandparents, and some of her family extends back to the Minorcan settlers here. Cheyenne’s hobbies include hunting, fishing, and anything in the sunshine with her husband.
In 2009, Hilary was part of the inaugural team of dental professionals that helped start Gordon Dental. 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, Lyndsey is a proud mother to her two sons, Malakai and Maddox. She enjoys cooking, biking and the occasional date night with her high school sweetheart, David.
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 Bachelors 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 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!
Nora has been practicing Dental Hygiene since 1990. Originally from South Florida, Nora received her Dental Hygiene degree from Miami Dade College. Nora worked in the public health sector for 12 years. During that time, she provided dental care both in-house and on a mobile unit. Nora was involved in providing a sealant program for students in Key Largo Florida and dental care for students in Key West Florida for 8 years. She also provided dental screenings and cleanings in the Juvenile Detention facilities on the preventive medicine mobile unit through Miami Children’s Hospital.
Nora enjoys spending time with her husband and son when not working. She also loves spending time at the barn with her horse, Wanda.
Rachel – Clinical Director
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. With 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 most important. Her 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 she is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her mother & three younger brothers.