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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

Ashley Pierce, DMD

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Pierce, DMD is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

“I feel that coming to the dentist should be a comfortable experience. It’s important to me to provide you with a pain-free, relaxing environment and involve you in your dental care, every step of the way.”

My Mission

“I am dedicated to providing quality dentistry in a warm, patient-focused environment. As a dentist, I embrace the opportunity to truly give back to my community, getting my patients back to optimal oral health and making them feel confident about their smile.”

Education

University of Kentucky College of Dentistry – Lexington, KY – Doctorate of Dental Medicine

Transylvania University – Lexington, KY – Bachelor of Science in Biology

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Pierce has completed advanced training in cosmetic dentistry, implant restoration, and sleep apnea medicine. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Indiana Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry and the Indianapolis District Dental Society. Dr. Pierce has also received advanced training in Invisalign.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Pierce is heavily involved with the Old Northside Neighborhood Association. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, reading, traveling, renovating her historic home and cheering on the Colts and Pacers. 

Kathryn DelaCruz-Wright, DDS

"Dentistry really is both an art and a science, which is one of the reasons why I became fascinated with this profession in the first place. Dentistry combines art, science, and service to the community – all of my favorite things – all in one profession. My favorite dental quote is: 'Be the reason someone smiles today.'"

My Mission

"My mission in dentistry is to provide quality, compassionate, and patient-centered dental care to my community and to bring healthy smiles to my patients."

Education

  • Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Spanish – Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Indiana University School of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Indianapolis, Indiana

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. DelaCruz-Wright is a current member of the American Dental Association (ADA), Indiana Dental Association (IDA), Indianapolis District Dental Society (IDDS) and the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). She is also Invisalign Certified.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. DelaCruz-Wright, also known as Dr. Kat, was born and raised in the United States, and her heritage is Filipino. Proficient in Spanish, while also having the ability to understand the Filipino language Tagalog, Dr. Kat loves exploring other cultures, as well as new restaurants and foods. She married her high school sweetheart, and they currently live in downtown Indianapolis with their dog, Rocco, an Australian Shepherd. Dr. Kat has a passion for dentistry, art and science. When she is not practicing dentistry, her hobbies include fitness and practicing an active lifestyle, spending quality time with her family and friends, teaching Rocco new tricks, and playing the piano. She has interests in art, photography, community service, and traveling. Dr. Kat enjoys the little things in life.