Our Vision:


After a combined 50+ years treating our dental patients we have learned what is truly the most clinically accurate and superior patient experience in the dental world. 

With the experience of treating over 30,000 patients and the knowledge of all aspects of dentistry including: cosmetics, restorative, emergency care, orthodontics, endodontics, surgery, implants, and more...we know how to treat our patients with  courtesy and ultimate comfort.

With our innovative Smart Dental concept you will get the best of care with the latest technology while being treated like family. 

We are extremely proud of the accuracy of our exam process and the total transparency of our fees. We will always provide superior care with the lowest fees available anywhere. The fees for the most common procedures are listed on this website. If you have insurance we also work directly with your company to maximize your benefits. 

If you don't have dental insurance, no problem. We offer the Kleer in-office discount plan for your convenience and cost savings.

Please take a few moments to look through this site to get a better feel for Smart Dental & Hygiene Express' capabilities and services. We also invite you to contact our office at any time to request an appointment or ask any questions. Thank you.

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Meet Our Staff

  • Jerry Mayes,
    Dentist, Owner

    Dr. Jerry Mayes is a 1976 graduate of the University of Kentucky School of Dentistry and has practiced dentistry in London, Kentucky for 30+ years. He is a community leader, having been past president of the London Chamber of Commerce, a charter member of Leadership Kentucky, and president of the Southeast Kentucky Dental Society as well as a delegate to the Kentucky Dental Association. Dr. Mayes emphasizes health oriented, quality dentistry and employs a total treatment approach. Dr. Mayes has been involved at the executive level in numerous dental related businesses. He is a recognized expert in the training of dental auxiliaries and staff. Dr. Mayes has been involved with practice management for the past 20+ years, helping dentists in all areas, urban and rural, with their cosmetic and implant dentistry skills. Scores of dentists have visited Dr. Mayes and observed his practice management and cosmetic techniques in action, some traveling great distances. Dr. Mayes has also been involved in office layout and design, his own office being an exceptional state-of-the-art facility. Dr. Mayes has been recognized by the dental community as a top clinician both in Kentucky and nationally. He has been featured in two national dental magazines, (Dentistry Today and Dental Economics), for his expertise in cosmetic dentistry.

  • Tina McGeorge-Mayes,
    Dentist, Owner

    'That was the easiest dental procedure I've ever had.' Comments like this are common to hear from Dr. McGeorge's loyal patients. Her easy hand is the reason for her immense popularity with children and adults or anyone with a fear of dentistry. Dr. McGeorge is a 1994 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry where she was awarded the top honor for restorative dentistry, the most prestigious award. She frequently takes continuing education courses to keep abreast of new techniques and technology in dentistry. Her artistic abilities enable her to create the most beautiful smiles and cosmetic dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Kentucky Dental Association, the Southeastern Kentucky Dental Society, and the American Orthodontic Society. During her spare time she can be found enjoying the outdoors with her Scottish Terriers, reading or playing the piano.

  • Nancy Malin
    Lead Business Associate

    Nancy has been in the dental field for over 25 years. She began working with Dr. Jerry Mayes in London, Kentucky in the late 1990s. She has extensive knowledge and experience in dental insurance, treatment coordination and helping patients afford the dental care they need and desire. During her spare time she enjoys spending time with her granddaughter, Maddie, riding Harleys with family and friends, and trips to the beach. 

  • Nikki St Lawrence,
    Registered Dental Hygienist

    Nikki is a 2012 graduate of the Bluegrass Community & Technical College Dental Hygiene program. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Western Kentucky University in 2015. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her daughter, Hadley, reading, playing soccer, and dinner dates with friends. 

  • Kara Mitchell
    Expanded Duties Dental Assistand (EDDA)

    Kara began her career in dentistry in 2015 as a sterilization tech. She quickly learned the role of dental assistant and ultimately trained to become an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant. She obtained an Associate of Arts from Maysville Community & Technical College. During her spare time she enjoys hunting, fishing, riding ATVs, and spending time with her husband and 3-year-old daughter, Madeline.


What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "State of the art office with a welcoming and knowledgeable staff. Highly recommend!"
    Alex M.
  • "The best checkup I've ever had. The staff was very knowledgeable, kind, and timely. I would recommend Smart Dental to anybody looking for great dentists, hygienists, and an awesome atmosphere! The office is very high-tech with the newest and best equipment. Go see them!"
    Amber D.
  • "Dr. Mayes and staff at Smart Dental & Hygiene Express are complete professionals. My experience is one where appointment times are kept with little to no wait. The option to complete all the new patient and medical history forms online seems to streamline the check-in process. Further and probably most important, Dr. Mayes is thorough in his exam and was able to identify, formulate a plan, and fix several problems with my teeth that plagued me for years. Whether you have general dentistry needs or need the best when it comes to cosmetic dentistry, I will be recommending Dr. Mayes to all my friends and family. Thank you Dr. Mayes and everyone at Smart Dental & Hygiene Express for a great experience!"
    Jeff C.
  • "Very nice new facility. The entire staff and Dr. Mayes were friendly, professional, and very competent. I felt my dental care was in good hands."
    Carmolyn B.
  • "I think this was the best dental exam I have experienced. Your staff was exceptional. Thank you for taking such great care of your patients!"
    Angeolyn B.
  • "Everyone was friendly, professional and skilled at their job."
    Jesse M.
  • "Wonderful office and staff!"
    Greg M.
  • "Very impressed with the initial screening, which was very thorough and utilized the most advanced digital dental technology. This check discovered the need for a crown on a tooth that had an old amalgam filling and had been cracked for quite some time. Although I had put it off for a couple of years, the prep and temporary crown process was amazingly pain-free and quick. I have some fear of invasive dental work and this was the easiest visit I've had! Everyone in the office is very knowledgeable, friendly, and professional and worked very hard to make sure I was comfortable and informed during each stage of the process. They clearly care very much about their patients. I highly recommend this office!"
    Jessica M.
  • "Wow!! This place was awesome using all the new up to date technology. The staff was awesome!! Genuine and Friendly! I was just driving in the area and so happy I stumbled on this place. I have been curious about Invisalign and whiter teeth and they are able to offer both. I give 10 stars and I'm someone always trying different locations but this place will be permanent for me."
    Elizabeth E.
  • "Wonderful staff. Great experience!"
    Dave H.
  • "Dr. Mayes is awesome. Staff is very friendly. I love that they explain step by step while doing dental cleaning and dental work."
    Marian B.
  • "Very knowledgeable and professional!"
    Charlene W.
  • "Excellent experience start to finish! I am a dental chicken and had put off getting this crown for years, knowing it would take several visits. Everyone at Smart Dental worked diligently to make sure I was comfortable every step of the way. The office is very professional, efficient, and caring - I highly recommend them!"
    Jessica M.
  • "The staff at Smart Dental are so friendly. Most importantly the work I had done was quick and painless. Highly recommend!"
    Erin T.
  • "Very friendly staff. I didn’t have the anxiety I normally do at a dental office. The doctor made sure I had a good understanding about my treatment. It was a very pleasant experience from beginning, to end. Beautiful office as well."
    Emma W.
  • "I can't say enough great things about Smart Dental & Hygiene Express. I saw Dr. Mayes for a surgical procedure and it was quick, easy, and totally painless. From the moment I walked into the beautiful, new office, I could tell that I was in great hands. Dr. Mayes is an extremely talented dentist with many years of experience and has a staff that makes you feel relaxed and welcome. I have been to Dr. Mayes and Dr. McGeorge in their London office and they are both great dentists and are two of the nicest people you could ever meet."
    Mitzi B.
  • "Dr. McGeorge is amazing. She created a new smile for me that changed my life. It’s been over 10 years now, and I still get asked about my beautiful teeth. I highly recommend."
    Dwayne B.

Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule


10:00am - 8:00pm


8:00am - 8:00pm


8:00am - 8:00pm


8:00am - 8:00pm


8:00am - 8:00pm


Emergency Phone: 859-797-4103


Emergency Phone: 859-797-4103

Our Location

2600 Nicholasville Rd., Suite 120, Lexington, KY 40503