Shelley Tretter, DMD, MS

655-shelleyDr. Shelley A. Tretter earned her bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She then attended the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, earning her DMD degree in 1988. Dr. Tretter continued her education at Washington University in St. Louis, earning her master’s degree in 1990. She has been practicing in the Cincinnati, Ohio area since 1991.

Dr. Tretter strives to provide an excellent environment and superior care to both children and adults. In order to accomplish this, Dr. Tretter continuously expands her education. She is a member of the Spear Study Club with both Kentucky and Ohio dentists. Our orthodontist has advanced training in Invisalign® so that she can provide outstanding treatment. She wants to provide her patients with the care they need to “Go smile at the world!”

Dr. Tretter is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Cincinnati Dental Society, the Ohio Dental Association (ODA), and the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO).

Dr. Tretter is married to Dr. Greg Sutton, DMD, MHS, a periodontist. They have two children: Sarah and Matthew. In her spare time, Dr. Tretter enjoys breeding Golden Retrievers and being a soccer, field hockey, and baseball mom. She loves her University of Kentucky Wildcats!

Meet Our Team
Shirley – Orthodontic Assistant & Lab Technician
619-shirleyShirley has been an orthodontic assistant for 25 years. She also is an experienced lab technician. Shirley has been a part of our practice for over 15 years. Shirley is friendly with everyone and assists Dr. Tretter. She enjoys being a part of our team because she gets to make a difference in our patients’ smiles and lives. Shirley and her husband, Tim, have been married for over 10 years. In her spare time, Shirley enjoys her farm, her pets, and the outdoors.







Dawn – Orthodontic Assistant & Marketing Manager

Dawn is a valued member of our team. She assists Dr. Tretter, controls sterilization, marketing, inventory, and social media for the team. Dawn loves being a part of our practice because the kids always make her laugh and she loves watching their smiles change! Dawn has two beautiful nieces that she enjoys being the favorite aunt of! In her spare time, Dawn enjoys coaching soccer, spending time with her family, and taking care of her boxer.






Amy – Front Desk and Financial Coordinator

Amy has 14 years of medical experience. She has a beautiful daughter with her husband and 3 dogs. She enjoys seeing our patients go through treatment to reach their goal of having the best smile possible. She is sensitive to patient’s financial responsibilities and will work with them to coordinate the best plan. Because Amy is also in treatment with Dr. Tretter, she understands the process to get to the happy ending. After starting her daughter’s treatment at our office, Amy decided she wanted to become a part of the team!

In her spare time, Amy enjoys outside activities, boating, four wheeling, and spending time with her friends and family. Amy is also a cheer mom!