Meet The Team

The entire staff at Barnhill Pediatric Dentistry are committed to maintaining the highest levels of accreditation every day. Our dentists work to pursue ongoing education and innovation to stay on top of the latest trends in both dental technologies and the entire medical field. Our practice is excited to treat infants, toddlers, and small children every day within the Tri-County community. We truly are a family, and pride ourselves in creating a relaxed, happy and safe dental environment!


Meet Suzie Barnhill

Dr. Suzie Barnhill was born and raised in Flat Lick, Kentucky. She attended Knox Central High School and Union College in Barbourville before entering dental school at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. After graduating from dental school, Dr. Suzie did an additional two years of specialized training in pediatric dentistry at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center. In 1997, she returned to southeastern Kentucky and started Barnhill Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Suzie’s passion is serving and loving the underserved children of Appalachia. When away from the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Jonathon, and their 5 amazing children: Peyton, Libby, Hallea, Cameron and Hannah. Dr. Suzie’s life has been devoted to her family, her practice and her church.

Fun Facts:

She is double jointed

She loves to ride roller coasters

She has hugged Oprah

She has been to the Brady Bunch house

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Meet Candace Flora

Dr. Candace Flora was born and raised in the beautiful Appalachian Mountains of Southeastern Kentucky. The quaint little city of Williamsburg, KY is where she called home. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University Of the Cumberlands in 2010. She then went on to earn a Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry in 2014. After that, she finished her specialty degree in Pediatric Dentistry in 2016, also from UK. Dr. Candace now resides in Corbin where she loves serving the community and the surrounding communities. She was married to the love of her life, Kevin Flora, in 2010. Her greatest blessings in life are her beautiful children. Her son, Coen, and her daughter, Annistyn, take up most of her free time. She absolutely loves being a mommy, and she is so thankful for her Savior and Lord, Jesus Christ (whom she strives to serve everyday)!

Fun Facts:

She enjoys painting

She enjoys eating

She is a singer


Meet Linsey Cornelius

Dr. Linsey Cornelius completed her undergraduate degree in Biology at Eastern Kentucky University in 2010. She then went on to obtain her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Kentucky in 2014. It has always been her passion to work with children so she went on to specialize in pediatric dentistry. She completed her specialty degree at the University of Kentucky in 2016. Dr. Linsey strives to make every child’s dental experience one that will lead to a lifetime of great oral health. Dr. Linsey now resides in London, Kentucky with her husband and 3 children.

Fun Facts:

She puts ketchup on her mac & cheese

She is a former ballerina

She is an avid bug hunter (thanks to her daughter)


Meet Courtney Collett

Dr. Courtney Collett was born and raised in Leslie County, Ky. She attended Alice Lloyd College where she obtained her Bachelors in Biology and Minor in Chemistry. She was accepted into the University Of Louisville School Of Dentistry in 2010, where she earned her Doctorate of Dental Medicine. After dental school she returned home and practiced dentistry for two years. Within this time she realized her true love was for the treatment of children. She continued her training in 2016 at the University of Kentucky where she obtained a Specialty in Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Courtney is now happily settled back in southeast Kentucky where she is able to do what she loves most, serve the children of Appalachia. When away from the office, Courtney loves spending time with her husband, children and dog!

Fun Facts:

She is an animal lover

She is a former Chick-Fil-A cow

She has held the hand of one of the Backstreet Boys

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