Welcome to Our Practice

Welcome to Kent Family Dental, Your Dentist in Kent, WA

Kent Family Dental dentists welcome you to our website! At Kent Family Dental our philosophy is to provide treatment to the whole person - with a special focus on how your teeth and gums relate to your total body health. We want you to be confident that your smile achieves your goals for comfort, function and appearance. We're here to make that happen.

We also understand that choosing a dentist is an important decision. After all, your smile is your greatest asset and says a lot about your overall health. From the moment you walk in the door, you'll be welcomed by a caring staff in a relaxed, stress-free environment where the whole family can feel at ease.

Kent Family Dental offers a full range of general & cosmetic dental treatments at our office to help you achieve your perfect smile, such as teeth whitening, crowns, preventive care or implants. We utilize the latest in dental technology and techniques in order to offer you the best preventive care and treatment available in Kent.

To learn more about our comprehensive service offering, talented Kent dentists and office procedures, take a few moments to look over the informative pages on our website. For additional information, you can always contact our office by calling or stopping in.

Relax with confidence at Kent Family Dental. We're your neighbors and we're here to help you maximize the health of your smile.

Meet Our Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Keith Matheny DDS, PS

    Dr. Matheny and his family moved to Kent in 1962. He and his future wife, Rebecca Pozzi, both were in the first class to graduate from Kentridge High School in 1970. He then went to Green River Community College on a baseball scholarship. He played one season there and then signed with the Pittsburgh Pirates and played two seasons in the minor leagues. Upon his release from the Pirates, he returned to Kent to pursue his education at Green River and then attended U of W Dental School, graduating in 1981. He attended dental school on a Naval scholarship and served 4 years as a dental officer in the navy. In 1985 he and his wife returned to Kent and opened his dental practice in July 1985. He and Rebecca have two daughters and one granddaughter, all living in the Seattle area.

    While in the Navy Dr. Matheny had the opportunity to further his education with rotations in Oral Surgery, Periodontics and Endodontics, and numerous classes and seminars. While I private practice he has furthered his knowledge by attending classes and seminars with some of the highest regarded researchers and educators. This has allowed him and his staff to offer the highest level of care using the best techniques and materials in dentistry


    Dr. Sammy Pak, DDS is passionate about providing families in Bellevue, Shoreline, Tacoma, and Puyallup, Washington and its surrounding communities with the comprehensive dental care that’s innovative, safe, and effective.

  • Chantelle
    Practice Manager

    Chantelle has been in the dental field for about 20 years. She manages the day to day operations of the office and she works hard to assure that things run seamlessly and our patients and staff members are happy.

    In her personal time she enjoys spending time with family and close friends. She loves to travel, try out new restaurants, and get outside as much as possible.

  • Heather
    Front Office

    Heather was born and raised in Washington. She has been in health care for over 7 years and graduated with honors from Renton Technical College in health care administration. She strives to go above and beyond for patients and easily empathizes with each individual.

    In her spare time, Heather loves to be with her daughter and their dog doing everything from cooking to exploring all this beautiful state has to offer.

  • Rebekah
    Front Office

    As one of the first points of contact in the office, Rebekah is there to greet patients with kindness, compassion, a smile on her face, and song in her heart. With a knack for insurance coverage and eligibility, she spends her days verifying dental insurance and performing the delicate art of schedule coordination.

    In her spare time, Rebekah enjoys the finer things in life like curling up with a good book, scouring second hand stores for hidden gems, learning new words, and is in perpetual pursuit of the perfect breakfast burrito.

  • Sharon
    Dental Hygienist

    Sharon received her RDH degree in 1985, and she continues to love her job as a dental hygienist. She strives to provide quality care and a positive patient experience. 'It is my priority to help patients feel comfortable and at ease by building confidence, trust, and friendships with each patient. I truly enjoy being part of my patient's lives and improving their oral health.'

    In her free time, she likes many outdoor activities including jogging, biking, hiking, boating, and skiing. She also enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

  • Liz
    Dental Assistant

    Liz was born and raised in south west Washington and moved to Enumclaw shortly after graduating high school. She started out at a pediatric office and has found her love here for general dentistry. You can find Liz exploring the outdoors hunting and fishing… or on the couch piled up with her three dogs.

  • Kayley
    Dental Assistant

    Kayley has been in the dental field since 2016 with aspirations of becoming a dentist. She loves interacting with patients and doing her best to make sure the dental chair becomes a place patients enjoy being in. Though she was born here in Washington, she was raised in North Texas. She is a fur mama to the sweetest deaf pittie. When they aren’t binge watching Netflix or cuddled up to a book you can find them adventuring around Washington.

  • Rachel
    Sterile Tech, Rover

    Rachel is 28 years old she was born and raised in Enumclaw/ Buckley area. She has two daughters who are her best friends and the highlight of her life. She loves to watch her oldest daughter play soccer and gymnastics. Her favorite thing to do is go walk the waterfront and go out to eat at new places. She loves working at a dental office learning new things everyday and helping provide the best care to patients.

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule


9:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


7:00 am-4:00 pm







At Kent Family Dental Per CDC guidelines & Washington State Mandate a mask or face covering is required to enter.

We understand and deeply respect that you may be concerned about Coronavirus infection in public places... even at our state-of-the-art, sterilized office.

At Kent Family Dental, we want to assure you that our office has even further heightened our already extremely rigid sterilization safeguard standards such as to virtually eliminate the possibility of disease transmission to our outstanding team... or you, our valued patient.

It is just one more way that we can show our care for you... and everyone in our community. We very much look forward to seeing you, your family and your friends very soon.


Dr. Keith Matheny