Meet The Doctors
Leslie Horn, DMD
Dr. Horn is a life-long Kentucky resident and the first female periodontist in private practice in Lexington. She started her periodontal practice in 1993 after completing her residency at the University of Kentucky where she also received her DMD.
Dr. Horn moved her practice to Beaumont Centre in 2010 where she built a beautiful, state-of-the-art facility. Beaumont Periodontics uses the latest technology in order to ensure patient comfort and the best possible clinical outcome, including the latest generation I-cat, digital x-rays and paperless charts.
Dr. Horn enjoys learning and teaching, traveling extensively to remain current in the latest dental materials, procedures and techniques, including Spear Education in Scottsdale, AZ and Interdisciplinary Dental Education Academy in San Francisco. She shares her knowledge and advances dentistry in Central Kentucky by hosting two Spear Study Groups attended by many of the area’s most respected dental practitioners.
Dr. Horn’s passion is providing the very best dental care to her patients. She is a member of Southland Christian Church and a proud member of the Big Blue Nation. She enthusiastically mentors females in the dental field as well as provides dental services through the Refuge Clinic and mission trips to Central and South America. Dr. Horn lives in Lexington with her husband and has four children.
Amanda Piche, dds
Dr. Amanda Piche is a an American Board Certified Periodontist and Dental Implant Specialist. Dr. Piche, an Iowa native, received her Bachelor of Science in Health Services with a concentration in Bio Sciences and a minor in biology from DePaul University. She received the DePaul Presidential Scholarship and NCAA Division I Athletic Scholarship for Track and Field where she thrived in discus, making the Big East All-Academic Team.
Dr. Piche graduated from the Iowa College of Dentistry, where she received numerous academic awards and recognitions for research and published articles. Some of the most notable include the University of Iowa College of Dentistry Dean’s Academic Award (four years), the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society, the American Academy of Periodontology Student Award and the University of Iowa College of Dentistry Research Achievement Award. She graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) with a certificate in periodontics where she set records in patient treatment and clinical outcomes.
Dr. Piche chose to specialize in periodontology due to the ability to be an expert in the surgical aspect of dentistry, the meticulous procedures associated with periodontology and the ability to save patients’ teeth and restore their overall health.
Dr. Piche has fallen in love with Lexington, citing the area’s beauty and the warm reception she receives from Central Kentuckians. She is an admitted foodie, whose hobbies include lifting weights, baking, crocheting and travel. One of her greatest passions is animal welfare. Dr. Piche lives in Lexington with her husband, Dr. Celin Arce, an American Board Certified Prosthodontist at The University of Kentucky. They have two greyhounds, Luna and Simon.