At Brigham Dental Care, we hold very dear two values in particular – relationships and education. We listen carefully to understand and embrace your needs and desires for your dental care, and this enables us to provide customized, goal-oriented treatment with the dedication and respect that you deserve. Like all our patients, you are a unique individual, and our goal is to help you retain the function and esthetics of your teeth for a lifetime.
We care deeply about our patients, and we want you to feel comfortable and confident with every member of our team. We'd like to take a moment to introduce ourselves so you can get to know us a bit better. We're looking forward to meeting you and getting to know you, as well!
Meet Our Team
Matt Ebert, DMD
Dr. Ebert received his Bachelor of Science with distinction from Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario. In 1997, he was awarded his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Temple University in Philadelphia.
Dr. Ebert has been practicing in Morrisville, VT since 1998. He is a member of the Vermont State Dental Society and the American Dental Association. His commitment to excellence is emphasized by his active participation in continuing education courses and seminars. He shares with his staff a great enthusiasm for the continued study of dentistry. Dr. Ebert is a certified Invisalign provider. He loves the way art and science blend in dentistry and the fact that he spends his days helping people.
Dr. Ebert and his wife, Kelly, are residents of Wolcott, and are extremely proud of their three children, Matthew, Owen, and Anna. Outside of the office, Dr. Ebert is an automobile enthusiast. He also enjoys getting outside with activities like snowmobiling, mountain biking, skiing, camping, and fishing.
Kelly Ebert, RDH, CDA - CDA-Registered Dental Hygienist with Local Anesthesia Privileges and Certified Dental Assistant
Kelly serves multiple roles at our office and is our practice manager, registered dental hygienist, and certified dental assistant. She’s also Dr. Ebert’s wife!
Kelly received her training at Vermont Technical College School of Dental Hygiene. She earned her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene with her local anesthesia privilege. Her exceptional skills have been recognized multiple times, earning her the Vermont Dental Hygienist Association Spirit Award, the Colgate Oral Health Advisor Star Award, the Dental Hygiene Peer Recognition Award, and the Sigma Phi Alpha Honor Society Award.
A part of Brigham Dental Care since 2004, Kelly loves educating patients about their oral health and how it relates to their overall well-being.
When Kelly is not in the office, she might be found in her other role as a Tooth Tutor at Morristown and Stowe Elementary School. Kelly and Dr. Ebert have three children, Matthew, Owen, and Anna. Kelly loves to spend her free time nurturing her children and enjoying their busy family life at their home in Wolcott.
Kathy Thompson - Hygienist
Kathy graduated in 1978 from the University of Vermont’s Dental Hygiene Program. Kathy has been a part of the Brigham Dental Care team since 1984. She is CPR and AED certified. Kathy lives with her husband, Pastor Kirk Thompson. Together they enjoy attending many church functions and they relish their time spent kayaking. Kathy enjoys helping her son Zach care for his dog. She adores her "grand-dog", Athena.
Through her many years as a Dental Hygienist with Brigham Dental Care, she has had the opportunity to meet and help nurture many wonderful patients. During her time at Brigham Dental Care, Kathy has provided caring treatment for many generations of Lamoille County residents. We feel privileged to have such a caring and well educated dental hygienist as part of our dental team.
Elise Olsen - Hygienist
Elise graduated from the University of Vermont's dental hygiene program in 1993. Elise is CPR and AED certified. She has worked at Brigham Dental Care since 1993.
Elise lives in Elmore with her husband Josh and their two daughters Sofie and Weslie and their family dog, Gus. Elise enjoys photography, historical fiction books and spending time with family and friends. Elise takes the time to get to know her patients and she takes great pride in providing them with the highest quality dental care.
Leanne Leach - Traditional Dental Assistant
Leanne has been a dental assistant with Brigham Dental Care since graduation from the Center of Technology Essex in 2014. She prides herself in helping people feel comfortable in the dental setting.
Leanne flourishes in the business of any given day; balancing patient care, infection control along with maintaining the Doctor's preferences within his busy schedule. Leanne lives in Montgomery with her son Noah and her daughter Natalee. Leanne loves cooking and spending time with her family and friends.
Karen Cochran - Front Office Receptionist
Karen has been with Brigham Dental Care since 1993. Karen's compassion for people is displayed every day as she helps all patients at Brigham Dental Care with scheduling their needed treatment and managing their insurance and financial information Karen has a wealth of insurance knowledge with her experience at Brigham Dental Care. Karen lives in Wolcott with her husband Terry and their cats Reese, Lucky and Tiny.
Karen and Terry's son, Tyler has grown but can still be found at their home lending a helping hand. Karen enjoys working in her flower garden, walking, camping, traveling to the ocean and spending time with her family.
Jodi Montminy - Front Office Receptionist
Jodi is the newest member of our Brigham Dental Care team. Her goal is to make sure all patients at Brigham Dental Care have a great experience. Jodi greets every patient with a smile and she helps schedule necessary treatment. If you have insurance Jodi will help you navigate through your benefit information.
Jodi lives in Morrisville with her partner Eric and their two children Makenna and Morgan. Their family also includes their three cats Blossom, Merlin and MJ and their dog Ella. Jodi loves reading, taking walks and spending time with her family and friends.