Dr. Kevin Lacour
Dr. Lacour has been in practice for more than 20 years. He was in private practice in the New Orleans area for 10 years and relocated to the Atlanta area in 2006. He and his wife, Andre’, met at LSU, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology with a minor in chemistry. He then attended the LSU School of Dentistry, graduating with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1997. GEAUX TIGERS! They have been married for 25 years and have four children – Cierra, Ellie, Holden and Beckett. Their children are very involved in football, baseball and soccer, and this keeps the whole family quite busy. In their down time, they enjoy spending time at the lake, playing board games and cheering on the Braves and their LSU Tigers. His hobbies include fishing, hunting and helping to coach his son’s football and baseball teams.
His goal is to take great care of you! He strives to build lasting relationships with his patients and continues to learn new techniques and how to utilize the latest technology to take excellent care of your dental health. He is a strong advocate for continuing education, and he participates in various continuing education courses and study clubs to advance his knowledge of dentistry. These include the Atlanta Seattle Study Club, the Gwinnett Challenge Study Club, the Fortune Platinum Circle and the Hinman Dental Society. He has received advanced training in CEREC one-visit crowns and sleep apnea. He is also a member of the American Dental Association®, Georgia Dental Association and NDDS.
Dr. Lacour enjoys being involved in his community, participating in events such as Lilburn Daze and the Lilburn Christmas Parade, Brookwood, and Parkview Cluster School events, and various in-office drives to benefit Lilburn Co-op.
Dr. Lacour is blessed with a great team which shares his commitment to take great care of you! He believes dental health is important both aesthetically and functionally, as well as playing an important role in your overall health. As he says, “A smile is so important and truly can affect how people feel about themselves – you should feel good when you smile! Discomfort when eating, sleeping or during times of stress can greatly affect a person, and there are many great options for patients to help alleviate these issues. I want my patients to know that my team and I are here to listen to them and work with them towards achieving a smile that they love and also achieving optimal dental health.”
Dr. Stuart Knight
Dr. Stuart Knight attended the University of Georgia, where he graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology and a minor in Spanish. He then attended the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University, where he graduated with a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree (DMD). He met his wife, Brandy, at the University of Georgia during their freshman year. They married each other in 2018 and hope to add some little bundles of joy to their lives over the next few years; until then, their hands are full taking care of their golden retriever, Chelsea. Dr. Knight’s favorite hobbies include playing soccer, golfing, reading and supporting the UGA bulldogs, Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta United and Chelsea FC.
Dr. Knight tries to create a family-like atmosphere for all his patients so that he can truly get to know them and understand how to best take care of them. He believes the best way to practice is by always doing what is best for the patient. Dr. Knight works to utilize and implement the latest dental technology with his treatment by participating in numerous continuing education courses; he is also a member of the American Dental Association and Georgia Dental Association, with whom he has attended lobby days at the Capitol building in Atlanta and in Washington D.C. to meet with senators and discuss dental health related issues.
Dr. Knight enjoys giving back to the community through dental related service. He has been on a dental mission trip to Haiti and has also volunteered with Rehoboth Volunteer Dental Clinic, Ben Massell Dental Clinic, Good Samaritan Clinic and the Georgia Baptist Mobile Health Bus.
Meet Our Team
Our caring team has worked closely together for a long time, and we are committed to making your experience at our office positive and comfortable from the first moment you contact us. We work hard to build personal relationships with each patient we meet and always seek to provide quality care that will help you enjoy a healthy smile. Please call Lacour Family Dentistry today at 678-368-4396 to learn more about dental care in Lilburn, Georgia, and to schedule your appointment with Dr. Kevin Lacour. We look forward to meeting you!
Barbara – Office Manager
Barbara began her dental career with this practice in 1979, and she has had the privilege of continuing here with Dr. Kevin Lacour after he relocated to the Lilburn area in 2006. Barbara appreciates being part of a team that enjoys being together and is dedicated to providing the best care for our patients. She strives daily to make decisions for the overall good of the practice, staff and our patients.
Barbara is blessed with a wonderful family. She and her husband of 43 years have 3 grown children and 7 grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her family, camping and boating.
Teresa – Appointment Coordinator
Teresa began working at our practice in 2001. She makes sure that each patient who visits us feels welcomed and cared for. She is grateful for her great co-workers and amazing patients. They make work something she looks forward to each day.
Teresa is a wife, mom and “bonus kids” grandmother. She has four adult children, two of whom have returned to their hometown in Northern California, and one who is living in Portland, Oregon. Her youngest child is a graduate of the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta.
Teresa is a dog and cat fanatic, filling her home with rescues from the Gwinnett and Barrow County SPCAs. She loves gardening and is passionate about baseball, particularly the San Francisco Giants. In her spare time, she enjoys construction and crafts.
Cheryl – Patient Accounts Coordinator
Cheryl joined our team in July 2017 and instantly became part of the family. She has been in the dental field for over 20 years and has experience in both the front and back office. She loves the positive work environment and having the privilege of helping our patients fit their beautiful smiles into their budget. Cheryl has three adult sons. She loves attending church, reading, baking, running and spending time with family.
Beverly – Registered Dental Hygienist
Beverly has been with our team since 2015. She earned her bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene from the University of Southern California in 2009, and she is licensed to practice in Georgia, California and Hawaii. She contributes to our practice through her leadership abilities and represents our practice by volunteering at community events. For Beverly, the best part about our practice is that our team is like a loving family.
Beverly is the youngest of four sisters and has an identical twin sister. She is a mom, artist, musician, photographer and enjoys creating slideshows.
Cora – Registered Dental Hygienist
Cora joined our team in February of 2019. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene from Ohio State University in 2007.
Cora is originally from Ohio and moved to Georgia by way of North Carolina. She considers herself blessed to be part of a great work family and enjoys being able to provide our patients with lasting dental health and continuous smiles.
Cora loves golfing, watching sports and spending time with her family. She is married and is the mother to a rambunctious son and two fur babies.
Melba – Registered Dental Hygienist
Melba is a “Georgia Girl,” born and bred. She initially joined our practice in 1974 as a dental assistant and left briefly to attend dental hygiene school. She then returned to our team as a registered dental hygienist in 1985. Melba attended Clayton State College, graduating in 1981 at the top of her class. She received a perfect score on her National Board Exam. Melba is passionate about the dental health of our patients and focuses on preventive care. She loves our awesome team and appreciates the shared professional and ethical values at our office.
Melba is married and has two daughters, one son-in-law, and two wonderful grandchildren. She loves to read and spend time with her family, and she especially loves being with her granddaughter and grandson.
Joy – Certified Dental Assistant
Joy joined our practice in 1999. She completed the dental assisting program in Port Charlotte, Florida, which included expanded duties. Her CDA certification was completed through the Dental Assisting National Board. She has also received training and is qualified to use CEREC (ceramic restoration) technology, is CPR certified and continues to pursue the necessary continuing education courses to remain on the leading edge of dental technology, procedures, and materials.
Joy loves assisting and caring for our patients in a great family environment. She has the best co-workers and loves working for a doctor who respects the team and has a mutual desire to treat our patients using modern technology. Joy is a team player and strives to learn new things each day, making sure to pay attention to each individual patient. She loves coming to work each day and genuinely cares about what we do as a team. Her love and enthusiasm carry over to our patients, and she helps to provide an exceptional experience.
Joy is the happy mother to three children and has five marvelous grandchildren who live in the Atlanta area. She enjoys regular walks in her community and is an active member of her church.
Misty – Expanded Function Dental Assistant
Misty began working as a chairside dental assistant in 1999, and earned her expanded duties certification from Gwinnett Tech. She is also CEREC and CPR certified, and she has cross-trained to work in our front office. Misty is passionate about helping others and watching new smiles be created and is thankful to work with such a great team and such wonderful patients.
Misty and her husband, David, have three children, Alex, Cheyanne and Brandon, as well as a labradoodle named Duke. Outside the office, she loves spending time with her family and watching college football. Go Dawgs!
Chandler – Dental Assistant
Chandler joined our team in January 2020 and we love her already! She received her certificate from the Dental Careers Institute in Atlanta. Her passion is dental assisting and caring for others. She’s excited to be a team member in this great family environment and embraces our marvelous technology as well as the ever-expanding learning opportunities dentistry offers.
“It’s me and my dog, Jake!” says Chandler. Outside the office she loves to occupy her time with family, friends and shopping. She’s a real country girl that enjoys spending weekends hunting and fishing on the family farm. She loves the Georgia Bulldogs and cheers them on every Saturday in fall!