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AboutLush Dental Co.

Lush Dental Co. is a Highland based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using advanced dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, veneers and more.

We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Ash and Dr. Shaun and our team invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 801-326-4131 and experience why our patients think Lush Dental Co. is the best dentist in Highland.

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Dr. Shaun

Dr. Shaun Dearing grew up in Mapleton, Utah and attended Utah Valley University where she got her bachelor's degree in School Health Education. Following her time at UVU she was blessed to attend the University of Utah School of Dentistry where she fell in love with science supported treatment planning.

Dr. Shaun is married to her wonderful husband, Sam, and together they share two beautiful children. In her spare time she enjoys educating herself on the latest dental procedures and techniques, taking her kids to Thanksgiving Point, and attends as many Jazz games as she and Sam can!

Dr. Ash

Dr. Ash Dearing is passionate about staying up to date on all aspects of cutting edge dentistry and facial aesthetics by investing in supplemental education and training. Her driving motivation is to provide her patients the best possible treatment catered to their individual needs and desires. Dr. Ash received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in biology from Utah Valley University and attended dental school at Roseman University School of Dental Medicine. She loves the many different activities Utah has to offer, including hiking, backpacking, rock climbing, and horse-back riding, just to name a few. Dr. Ash is married to her husband, Steve, and has 2 beautiful girls!



Smile Design Coordinator

I live for sunshine and caffeine. I’m a sucker for rom-coms, Hallmark movies, and books with happy endings! I love spending time with my family and it doesn’t matter what we are doing however are favorites are the beach, mountains, and wildlife!



Front Office

Michelle was raised in the rural community of Delta, Utah. She grew up working on the family farm and participating in many extra curricular activities serving the community. She attended school at UVU. She has been married to her husband for 23 years, they have five children and two dogs.

Michelle started in the dental field as a receptionist in 2001 working in an established practice where she learned and loved the business. She quickly moved into the office manager position working with a new dentist and helped build a successful program from the ground up. Michelle loves working with people, they are always surprised when she remembers details about them and their families over the years. She cares deeply about people and helping them find solutions in their dental care. Michelle enjoys learning new things and takes pride in providing the best patient experience. She is a member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers. She loves to learn about what other offices are doing to improve care.

Michelle enjoys working out, being with her family and friends. She loves caffeine, the beach, the sun and sleeping!



Dental Hygienist

Megan lives in Lehi, Utah with her husband and 3 children. Megan graduated from Utah Valley University’s dental hygiene program, receiving the Student in Excellence award for her graduating class. She has always loved teeth and loves the opportunity that she has as a dental hygienist to help other people take good care of their teeth. Megan is active and when she isn’t taking care of her family she loves going to the gym, doing high fitness, and hiking. Megan loves baking and often sells her cookies for wedding receptions and other events.



Dental Hygienist

Meet Kristen, our dedicated dental hygienist with over 15 years of experience in the field. A proud graduate of the Utah College of Dental Hygiene in 2010, Kristen specializes in providing top-notch periodontal therapy to ensure optimal oral health for our patients. Beyond her professional expertise, Kristen is a loving mother of five – four boys and a little girl. Outside of work, she enjoys the great outdoors, has a passion for organizing and decorating, and has a sweet spot for chocolate and caffeine. Kristen brings both skill and warmth to our team, contributing to the well-being of our patients with a genuine smile.



Dental Assistant

Kailey is from Los Angeles California. She is currently studying to become a dental hygienist. She has spent most of her life cheering and was lucky enough to cheer at Utah Valley University where she won a National Title. She loves to travel, work out, and be with her friends and family.




Brooke’s roots reside in the same city as our office has; Highland, Utah. She has been in the dental field since 2018 & absolutely loves chatting it up with patients. She has dreams of one day working for the CIA after she attains her Criminal Justice degree in which she is currently working towards at Utah Valley University. She is married to her high school sweetheart & has a mini goldendoodle named Toby who she loves both very much! Brooke loves Disneyland & frequents there often. She also loves making bracelets, and spending time with her family.