We're proud to introduce the team at Lakeside Dental! It takes all of us working together to give you exceptional service. Once you've read about us, below, we hope you'll take the next step and call for your appointment. We look forward to meeting you. 

Dr. LaRhonda Apata

Dr. Apata is from Big Flat, Arkansas. She graduated from Mountain Home High School, and later the University of Central Arkansas. She had a career as a cardiologist's surgical scrub technician before applying to dental school. It was a perfect transition; she earned her dental Doctorate from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry in Memphis, TN. 

Dr. Apata loves helping people smile! She is passionate about seeing her patients' lives improve as they enjoy a more varied diet, better function and brighter smiles - all through the power of great dental care. She finds joy in helping each person have the best experience possible in her office. 

Dr. LaRhonda Apata


Hanna is a registered Dental Hygienist. She specializes in cleaning and polishing your teeth during your visit, and protecting you from gum disease and decay. Her favorite part of work is getting to meet and spend time with her patients. Hanna is thorough and very gentle. She is also wonderful with small children, the elderly and special needs patients. 

Hanna - Lakeside Dental


Ashley is our dental assistant. She assists Dr. Apata in procedures and sterilizes our instruments, so every tool we have is impeccably clean. She also makes sure every patient is comfortable and informed about their treatment. Ashley's favorite part of working at Lakeside Dental is the time and attention we're able to give to each patient. She assists in all our many varied services.

Ashley - Lakeside Dental


Jayme is the first smiling face you see when you walk into the office.  She is more than happy to assist you with all of your scheduling, payment, and insurance needs. She is also available to answer any questions you may have about our office.

Dr. LaRhonda Apata