Dr. Taryn Wilson has been around dentistry for her entire life thanks to her parents, who are both dentists. She wanted to follow in their footsteps because dentistry is a career that allows her the unique opportunity to really get to know her patients on a personal level. Dr. Wilson enjoys creating personal relationships with her patients and connecting with them. She loves working together to help her patients achieve their goals.
Dr. Wilson graduated with her undergraduate degree from Western Kentucky University before moving on to University of Louisville School of Dentistry, where she earned a dental degree. She also participated in four dental service trips to Jamaica, where she helped provide dental care to those in need. In addition to her degrees, Dr. Wilson earned the Community Dentistry and Public Health Award from the American Association of Public Health Dentistry.
Dentistry has always been a big part of Dr. Wilson’s life, with both of her parents being dentists as well as seven other family members. She wanted to become a dentist because she wants to be able to help people meet their goals for their smile, whether that means relieving pain, eliminating disease, or improving the appearance of their smile. Dr. Wilson loves sharing in the joy and seeing the renewed confidence in her patients after completing treatment.
Patients love Dr. Wilson because she always approaches them with respect for where they are in their journey to oral health. No matter how her patients got to where they are, she wants to focus on helping them move forward.
In her free time, Dr. Wilson loves being outdoors and spending time with her husband, Dylan, and their dog, Nora. She is an avid traveler and loves exploring new places where she can learn about other cultures and people, especially through dental mission and service trips.