Our Team


Our dental team at Brighton Family Dentistry is committed to providing you with a pleasant, comfortable dental experience. Each of our dental staff members is highly trained and skilled, and we are always happy to help you in any way. To learn more about our team and our dental treatments, please call or visit our dental office in Salt Lake City, Utah today. We look forward to speaking with you soon!.

Our office provides all phases of dentistry, with emphasis as follows:

  • Complete Family Dentistry
  • Full Mouth Rehabilitation
  • Tooth/Teeth Replacement Dental Implants
  • Cosmetics and Smile Enhancement Dentistry-- from the smallest to the largest cases
  • Root Canals, Same Visit Crowns, Bridges, and all-tooth-colored restorations
  • Checkups and Cleanings

We are proud to utilize advanced dental technology at our state-of-the-art dental office, such as:

  • Same-Day Dental Implants
  • CEREC® same-day crown technology
  • CT Xrays of all teeth, sinuses, and supporting structures
  • Dental Lasers
  • ZOOM!® teeth whitening
  • All Porcelain Crowns and Fillings
  • Single Visit Root Canals

Brighton Family Dentistry has been proudly serving Salt Lake City, Sandy, Draper, Cottonwood Heights, Murray, and the neighboring communities of Utah since 1996. We welcome patients of all ages to our family-friendly and comfortable dental office. We invite you to our practice to meet our experienced team and learn more about the dental treatments suitable for your dental concern. We look forward to caring for your family!

Our Doctor



Dr. Kelly D. Carroll


Dr. Kelly D. Carroll is a Texas native and graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1996 with a doctorate in dentistry. Prior to studying in dental school, he attended Texas A&M University, where he graduated with two bachelors of science degrees; one in Biomedical Science, and the other in Nutritional Biochemistry. Dr. Carroll has been practicing for over 20 years. He has been in his current location since 2002. Since he began practicing dentistry, Dr. Carroll has kept up to date on many continuing educational classes, ensuring that his patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care available. He currently consults on high-tech dentistry and incorporating technology into the dental practice.



Office Manager

Kim is a native of California. Her family moved to Utah in 1979. She has worked at Brighton Dental since 1996, she has worked as an assistant, front desk receptionist, AR manager, Insurance manager and is now the office manager. She started with Dr. Carroll when he opened the practice. All of her children are grown; she has 1 grandchild and more coming. She loves to travel, and she has been to all 50 states. She loves to read and quilting.



Front Desk

She started working at Brighton Dental in 2020, but she has been in dentistry for 30 years, starting as an assistant and now working at the front desk. She very much enjoys working with and caring for our patients. She grew up in Washington state, lived in Montana for 1 year, and moved to Utah in 2001. She has 3 grown children and 9 grandchildren. She loves camping and being around any kind of water, also she loves rollercoasters.




Ashley is a native of Oregonian with a degree from Portland State University. She has been practicing as a dental hygienist for almost 20 years at Brighton Dental. Outside of work, Ashley loves all things outdoors and spending time with her husband and 2 boys.




Michelle attended Utah Valley University and graduated from Texas State Technical College with an AAS in Dental Hygiene. She is Canadian but has lived in the states most of her life. She loves traveling and photography. She has developed a newfound love for gardening. She is married and has 2 children. Michelle is known for her gentle touch.




Deborah is a native of Texas. She graduated from the University of Texas School of Dental Hygiene at Houston. She and her family relocated to SLC in 2006. With over 30 years of experience in the dental field, her focus is primarily on treating periodontal disease. She enjoys spending time at her family ranch in Texas, traveling to Mexico, and attending concerts.



Lead Dental Assistant

Lex is Dr. Carroll’s lead assistant and is always smiling! She has been an Assistant for over 13 years, and she has been with Brighton Dental since 2015. She is a certified expanded functions assistant and also a licensed phlebotomist. Lex is experienced in all aspects of Dentistry. She grew up in Arizona. She is one someone who cares about everyone and knows how to do everything! She has gentle and quick hands. You are extremely lucky if Lex is involved in any aspect of your appointment. She enjoys traveling and everything outdoors! Lex has 1 daughter and 2 cats.



Dental Assistant

Monica has been an assistant for quite a few years in both orthodontics and general dentistry. She has enjoyed her time working with Dr. Carroll and his staff for the last few years. When not at work Monica enjoys spending time with her husband and son.



Dental Assistant

She is a Washington native and has called Utah home since 2001. She has worked at Brighton Dental since 2007, the same year she graduated from Eaglegate college in dental assisting. She strives to make patients comfortable and at ease. MaryAnn has 2 grown sons and 6 grandchildren. She loves traveling, camping and reading.



Front Desk/Hygiene Assistant

She has worked at Brighton Dental since 2017. She is our hygiene assistant and works at the front desk. She is very well-rounded in her patient care. She is married and has 2 kids. She loves rock music. She used to play guitar and ride dirt bikes.

Brighton Family Dentistry is perfect for you if:


2114 Fort Union Blvd, Cottonwood Heights, Salt Lake City, UT 84121

Office Hours

MON - THU 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

FRI - SUN Closed

Get in Touch

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (801) 943-2020