About Summit Family Dentistry
Summit Family Dentistry is a Littleton based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using advanced dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more.
We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. The Team and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 303-625-7997 and experience why our patients think Summit Family Dentistry is the best dentist in Littleton.
Meet The Doctors
Dr. Eugene LiuDr. Eugene Liu became interested in Dentistry as a teenager after having his tooth knocked out on New Years’ Eve. He was amazed to find a doctor willing to help him on a holiday and he was impressed by both his skill and compassion. Dr. Liu grew up South Florida, but attended college on the East Coast and graduated from the University of Maryland Dental School.
He came to Summit Family Dentistry by way of being a volunteer doctor providing dental treatment at the annual free dentistry day – Dentistry from the Heart. He was deeply moved by the care and compassion shown to patients who were scared and down on their luck. In addition to being a gifted clinician, Dr. Liu is one of the most enthusiastic and positive people you will meet. His energy is infectious, and patients naturally gravitate to him. As well as being wonderful with adults, he has earned his reputation as being phenomenal with pediatric dentistry, and kids of all ages love having him as their dentist. Dr. Liu is fluent in the Mandarin language.
Outside the office, Dr. Liu and his wife love being outdoors, hiking, biking and camping, He is also involved in the Colorado Mission of Mercy – providing free dental care to individuals and familiesaround Colorado. He has achieved the 5280 Magazine Top Dentist status for several years running.
Dr. Jill BilesDr. Jill Biles has dentistry in her blood. Her great-grandfather, great-uncle, uncle and three cousins are all dentists! She attended the University of Minnesota dental school and earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2006. She also holds an advanced certification in Nutrition Science.
Dr. Biles says the best part of being a dentist is helping people in a way that improves their health and their self-confidence. She has a heart for giving back and volunteers doing dental screenings in elementary schools, at health fairs, and through the Summit sponsored, Dentistry from the Heart event. She was drawn to Summit Family Dentistry by the team’s genuine focus on caring for the patients.
A native Iowan, Dr. Biles was raised to always be kind to others, and her kindness shows in everything she does. Summit patients adore her “put you at ease” demeanor and professionalism. Dr. Biles and her husband, Brad, have two children and two dogs. She enjoys spending time hiking, riding bikes, and park hopping with the family. She also enjoys scrapbooking and watching movies at home.
Dr. Kim KennellyDr. Kim Kennelly’s parents immigrated to the US from Vietnam in the 1980’s and she has exhibited their tradition of hard work and excellence as a dentist. Dr. Kennelly attended dental school earning her degree at the University at Buffalo. She was a teaching assistant in the departments of restorative dentistry and removable prosthodontics and participated in several mission trips where she was able to give back to underserved and underdeveloped communities. After graduating in 2010, Dr. Kennelly completed a residency program in Advanced Education in General Dentistry.
Dr. Kennelly met her husband, Sean, while they were both in dental school in Buffalo. She worked as a dentist in Buffalo when she saw an opening for a dentist at Summit, in Colorado. With the adoration and accolades from her previous practice, she was a perfect fit for the job. The Kennelly’s moved to Denver in 2013 and her husband now practices at Summit Family Dentistry as well.
Since coming to Colorado, they have added two sweet children and a dog their family. Dr. Kennelly enjoys spending her weekends exploring Colorado’s hiking trails with her family and discovering all the tasty foods Denver has to offer. During football season she turns in to a raving Buffalo Bills fan rooting fervently for her hometown team every weekend. She also dabbles in cooking and enjoys skiing.
Dr. Richard HarveyDr. Rick Harvey stumbled upon the dental field after taking a skills assessment in college. In his words, “The more I observed dentists in my home town, the more I fell in love with the profession. I was amazed by the dentists’ ability to help make a difficult situation more pleasant for the patient, and I thought, I want to do that!”
Dr. Harvey earned a dual degree from Utah State University in 1999, majoring in Spanish and Liberal Arts & Sciences. He was then awarded the US Navy’s Health Professions Scholarship, and earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He’s still a Buckeye through and through. Dr. Harvey began his career in 2003 and spent over 4 years serving the men and women of the US military stationed in California and aboard the USS New Orleans.
He was then recruited to join Summit Family Dentistry. The office’s philosophy of going above and beyond for each patient aligned perfectly with Dr. Harvey’s standards and he eventually purchased the practice. His desire to give back led him to become a host office for Dentistry from the Heart – a free community dentistry day. Summit Family Dentistry has hosted this event for the last 7 years and donates over $70,000 in free dental treatment annually.
Dr. Harvey and his wife Crista stay busy with their four children and are active in their church. When he has free time he enjoys music, theater, and basketball. Dr. Harvey has been nationally recognized for his accomplishments in dentistry and as a small business owner.
Dr. Sara HauschildDr. Sara Hauschild became interested in dentistry while spending a year in Ecuador. She chipped a tooth while there and had to have a root canal and a crown placed. She was intrigued by the process and decided to pursue a career in Dentistry. She graduated in the top five in her class at the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine and completed her residency at University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus.
Dr. Hauschild grew up in the small town of Skaneateles, in upstate New York. She was excited to escape the harsh New York winters when she came to Colorado for her residency. She has a very giving heartand was a perfect match to join the Summit Family team. She has advanced education in implant placement and supports the next generation of dentists by supervising third and fourth year students at Colorado University of Dental Medicine.
She lives in Denver with her husband and their dog. Her free time is spent in the mountains camping, skiing and cycling. She is fluent in Spanish and has a passion for traveling.
Dr. Sean KennellyDr. Sean Kennelly loves working with his hands and meeting new people, which made him a perfect candidate to be a dentist. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine and completed a post-graduate residency at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Buffalo, NY. While in college, he served on several mission trips in South America and underserved communities in Tennessee.
Dr. Kennelly met his wife, Kim, while in dental school and they both practice at Summit. Dr. Kennelly was drawn to Summit Family Dentistry when he noticed his wife, Kim, coming home from work happy and fulfilled every day. Patients benefit greatly from his excellent skills in complex restorative treatment.
Since moving to Denver, from Buffalo N.Y in 2013, the Kennelly’s have added two kids and two dogs to their active family. Dr. Kennelly enjoys hiking, skiing, astronomy and aviation – he is a certified pilot!
Meet The Team
Our Hygienists are the very best in the industry.
Debbie HinsonHygienist Team Lead
I completed my schooling in Tallahassee, Florida and have been in practice for over 30 years. I am licensed to practice Dental Hygiene, including Anesthetic and Nitrous Oxide administration. I have been with this wonderful practice for over 20 years and love the patients and my co-workers. My favorite thing about being a hygienist is serving people, it is so fulfilling to guide a person from a state of disease to a state of health. Most people do not enjoy dental visits ,so my goal is to give the best experience possible to make them want to come back and maintain their health.
My daughter, Jessie, is pursuing her dream as a hairdresser and studying the field of aesthetics. My son, Jake, is in high school and loves lacrosse. My latest interests include Cross Fit, hiking fourteeners, and I am attempting an obstacle course race.
My credentials include: Associates degree (RDH), Laser Certified, Nitrous and Local Anesthesia Certified. I Have worked in Senior Centers providing dental cleanings, with Dementia and Alzheimer patients.
I have 18 years of experience in dental care. My favorite thing about being a hygienists helping people achieve Oral health!
I love to Fly fish, hike, and bird watch. I have 2 daughters, who are grown and on their own. I have a Granddaughter who is almost 13! I have been married to my wonderful husband Dave for 4 years.
I am a Colorado native, and most of my 40+ immediate family members still live in this wonderful state. Memories of my childhood are of hanging out with my four siblings, and playing kick ball in the street - which I much preferred over playing with my dolls. I’m married and have 2 adult children, and an adorable grandson.
My interest in the dental field came from my mom. She loved her hygienist and thought it was a good profession. I worked as a dental assistant during high school and received my hygiene education at Loyola University in New Orleans. I have been a hygienist for over 35 years.
I always strive to become a better hygienist by taking CE courses, and networking with other hygienists. My favorite thing about being a hygienist is getting to know each patient. My goal is that every patient walks out feeling they’ve learned something and taken a step towards being healthier person.
In my free time I enjoy spending time with my grandson and helping raise him. I also enjoy creating homemade greeting cards.
I am a registered dental hygienist with a bachelors of science in dental hygiene from the Utah College of Dental Hygiene. I am following in my mothers footsteps as she has been a hygienist for 20 years. My favorite part of being a hygienist is my patients, I love getting to know you and your interests while helping improve your oral health. I am passionate about overall health and I am excited to share the knowledge I have with my patients. Outside of work I enjoy hiking and skiing in the Rockies, spending time with my family, and cooking delicious meals. I have been married to my best friend John since 2013, and I am the proud aunt of 12 nieces and nephews who I love to visit in Utah!
I received my Associate of Dental Hygiene from CCD- Lowry Campus. My favorite thing about being a hygienist is having the one on one interaction with each patient. I love getting to know the patients as real people and building a relationship with them. I feel that having the trust between a patient and hygienist is key to making their dental experience an enjoyable one. I love that I get to share my knowledge by educating individuals on their oral care and striving to keeping their smiles healthy.
I love being surrounded by the lovely outdoors. I spend time enjoying hikes with my mother, watching, and sometimes playing golf with my Father. I also love spending my time with my boyfriend cooking new dishes and exploring new flavors!!!
I grew up as a "military brat", my father was in the Air Force and we moved around to amazing places such as Japan and Hawaii- I have always had a love for Travel and learning about new cultures! I have 3 cats which are my kids who are absolutely crazy and adorable.
I received a Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene from Wichita State University. My favorite thing about being a hygienist is being able to educate patients about their oral health. I enjoy getting to know my patients on an individual level. I feel that I am a very empathetic person. I understand the dental office can be a scary place for patients. I do my best to put my patients’ fears at ease and help them see that we offer an amazing atmosphere, with personalized care.
I am new to Colorado. My husband and I always said that we would call Colorado our home one day. I moved here a year and a half ago and my husband followed about a year later. We enjoy spending time outdoors and exploring everything Colorado has to offer with our fur-baby Riley.