Dr. Christopher Lee Bartels, DDS




  Dr. Christopher Bartels is proud to serve the community as a dentist. He strives to provide you and your family with the best dental experience possible. Sure he delivers smiles, but equally as important to him is that you have been cared for and listened to while making our office your dental home.

  Dr. Bartels is a graduate of Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2009.  He is a member of the Indiana Dental Association (IDA), American Dental Association (ADA), a Master FastBraces Provider, and a recipient of America's Best Dentist.  Dr. Bartels prides himself on staying involved in national and local dental societies. He continues to teach and learn the newest dental techniques to better patient treatment while serving as a speaker and educator to other dental professionals.

  Dr. Bartels was born and raised in Nashville, Indiana.  Growing up he helped run his family's campground, eXplore Brown County.  He attended Brown County High School where he participated in football, track, and multiple extracurricular activities.  He was a member of the Big Brother Big Sister program. 
  Dr. Bartels attended Butler University on the Eli Lilly Endowment Scholarship where he majored in Biology and Chemistry.  He met his wonderful wife Jana while at Butler.  They now have two girls, Cora and Evelyn and a boy, Beau.
  Dr. Bartels is excited to be providing service to the community he calls home. Read about him In The News


Pat May


   Pat May has worked in the dental field since 1980.  She started her dental career in her hometown of Connersvėlle, Indiana as a dental assistant.  After relocating to the Indianapolis area nearly 24 years ago, she can say her real niche is in the front office.
   She enjoys helping patients obtain their dental needs and the smile they have always desired.  She will answer any questions you may have regarding your treatment, insurance, and financial matters.
  She has been happily married for 26 years and has two wonderful daughters who work in the medical profession. She also has one beautiful 8 year old grandson and hopes to have
more. She also has a dog that fills their empty nest.  Pat enjoys reading, walking, traveling end decorating.
   She truly looks forward to meeting you and helping you achieve the smile of your dreams.

 Justin King

  Justin king is one of our front desk employees and is also our certified CoolSculpting technician. He is starting his third year here at TLFD and looks forward to providing patients with a positive experience. He is married to Amara, his wife of 9 years and has two children with a third on the way. Justin likes to spend his time outside of the office singing, spending time with family and friends, and playing competitive paintball along side Dr. Bartels.



Kirsty Fletcher


  My name is Kirsty. I'm a Scheduling Coordinator here at Tipton Lakes Family Dentist. I've been in the dental field since 2014. I attended Medquest College for Expanded Functions Dental Assisting. 
  I'm happily married to my husband Tim. I enjoy spending time with family and staying active. 
Come see me at Tipton Lakes Family Dentist! I look forward to meeting you.

  Stacy Dutton


 Stacy Dutton is a graduate of Ivy Tech Community College where she received a certificate in Dental Assisting. She attended Columbus East High School and has lived in the Columbus area her whole life.
Stacy is happily married and has 5 wonderful boys. She enjoys spending time with her family. In her downtime she likes to read and play softball.
Stacy has been with us for a little over 5 years and will be working alongside Dr. Bartels and Dr. Hampton to help achieve great treatment results while keeping the patients comfortable and worry-free. She is looking forward to providing the best care possible and answering any questions you and/or your family may have. 

Alyssa Dixon


  Alyssa Dixon is a 2016 Medquest College graduate. She graduated with her certification in Dental Assisting with Expanded Functions. She attended IU School of Dentistry for her coronal polishing certification. She has advanced trainging in Fastbraces Orthodontic technology.

Alyssa is from Jennings County and has been married over 14 years with 3 kids.  In her spare time she enjoys being with her family and cheering her kids on from the sidelines of their sports.  Crafting and sewing is a passion of hers as well.

Alyssa assists Dr. Bartels in helping create beautiful smiles with Fastbraces.  She also assists Dr. Bartels and Dr. Hampton in day to day chairside duties to help make your visit pleasant and comfortable while you are in our dental chair receiving your dental care.

Nikki Brock

   Nikki Brock is a Licensed Dental Hygienist.  She went to school at Indiana University School of Dentistry, where she received her Associate's Degree in Dental Hygiene. She then continued at Indiana University School of Dentistry and received her Bachelor's of Science in Public Health Dental Hygiene. Nikki is licensed in Local Anesthesia. She has worked in the dental field for 15+ years and will take great care of you. She is more than happy to answer any questions that you may have.  
    Nikki grew up in Brown County, Indiana where she attended Brown County High School. Nikki married her best friend Anthony in Sept 2017. She loves to spend her down time with family and friends. Nikki enjoys being outdoors, shooting her bow competitively, hunting, fishing, and camping. She enjoys going to concerts, as well as singing and playing music herself.
    Nikki looks forward to providing you with a happy and healthy smile!  

Lyndsey Thoman

     Lyndsey Thoman is a Licensed Dental Hygienist.  She went to school at Indiana University School of Dentistry, where she received her Associate's Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2010. She then continued at IU and received her Bachelor's in General Studies. Lyndsey is licensed in Local Anesthesia to help provide a comfortable appointment for patients involved with our Soft Tissue Management Program. Whether you are a new patient to the office, or a returning patient, Lyndsey will take great care of you and be more than happy to answer any questions that you may have.  
   Lyndsey has lived in Columbus, Indiana all of her life and loves it here! She attended Columbus North High School. Lyndsey has been married to her husband, Ryan, since 2010 and they have 4 children.  She never has a dull moment with her family! Having kids that are involved in sports causes her to be recording the plays and taking pictures on the weekends! Between work and the busy schedules of her family, she is on the go! She also enjoys singing, dancing for fun, and scrapbooking!
   Lyndsey looks forward to meeting you and providing you with the best of care!








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