Meet Dr. Kevin Lashinsky

Dr. Kevin Lashinsky hails from Latrobe, Pennsylvania. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology/Chemistry, graduating Cum Laude from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and received his DDS from University of Maryland at Baltimore in 1989 graduating Magna Cum Laude. He is a member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Society, which recognizes the top five percent of dentists in the country. 

Post dental school, Dr. Lashinsky completed a general practice residency in hospital dentistry at the University of Washington in 1990 and a preceptorship in dental implantology from the University of Texas, San Antonio in 2005. He is currently a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the American Dental Association, and earned a fellowship in International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

After his residency was completed, Dr. Lashinsky joined USPHS/Indian Health Service as a Commissioned Officer Uniformed Services. He thoroughly enjoyed the next five years serving native peoples while living on the Navajo Reservation in the beautiful Four Corners area of the United States. Following his commission with the USPHS/IHS, Dr. Lashinsky entered private practice in Seattle. He continues to work with First Nation peoples on the Olympic Peninsula. In addition, he has provided volunteer dental services in the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua and plans to continue volunteer work in the third world.

Dr. Lashinsky enjoys providing high quality technologically current dental treatment to alleviate discomfort, build beautiful smiles, and maintain general health. Dr. Lashinsky likes to provide as much of the patients’ treatments as possible under one roof. When specialist intervention is required, the doctor has a trustworthy team of dental experts to provide his patients with the best treatment available.

Dr. Lashinsky provides modern general dentistry, as well as a plethora of advanced procedures and treatments to accommodate patients’ needs, including grafting procedures (both bone and gum grafts), simple and surgical extractions, tooth replacement via dental implants, orthodontic treatment utilizing clear aligner therapy (Invisalign®), treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, restorations from simple to full mouth reconstruction, preventive care, and utilization of 3D imaging and CEREC® technology to deliver beautiful custom-made ceramic restorations in a single day. Most importantly, Dr. Lashinsky strives to provide all treatment in a friendly and relaxed environment. He regularly participates in continuing education to stay abreast of current materials and techniques to better accommodate patients’ needs and improve their health.

In his spare time, Dr. Lashinsky enjoys fly-fishing, hiking, and riding his motorcycle. His favorite vacation spot is the Southwest and he loves to share his stories with everyone!