Meet Your Kingston Dental Team

Gentle. Professional. Caring. Honest.

Our Philosophy

At the Lawrence Dental Group in Kingston, PA, we believe in patient-centered care, emphasizing education, communication, and long-lasting results. “Patient-centered” means you will actively participate in your care and treatment. Right from the moment you walk in the door, you will be greeted by a skilled team of dental professionals whose primary goal is to make you feel safe, comfortable, and confident in your care. We work closely with each patient, answering questions, offering guidance, but always customizing treatment to meet your unique needs.

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Dr. Stephen Lawrence

  • 30+ years practicing dentistry
  • Family, Cosmetic, and Implant Dentist
  • Spear Faculty Club
  • DOCS Mentor
  • The Pankey Institute
  • Known as the "Gentle Dentist" by his patients

Dr. Lawrence has been in private practice for over 30 years. He has attended advanced cosmetic dentistry training sessions at the Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education in Key Biscayne, Florida.

The Pankey Institute is considered by many in the dental profession to be the best place for post-graduate cosmetic dental education. He is a certified Clear Aligners (invisible braces) Preferred Provider and a Perio Protect nonsurgical gum treatment provider.

Dr. Lawrence is a member of the Academy for General Dentistry, the American Academy for Cosmetic Dentistry, the Pennsylvania Dental Association and the American Dental Association.

We have patients that travel from New York, Ohio, New Jersey and Maryland to see Dr. Lawrence because of his kind, gentle manner combined with his extraordinary dental talents.

From “Instant Orthodontics” to “Smile Makeovers”, Dr. Lawrence is considered to be one of the most talented and experienced cosmetic dentists in the Wilkes Barre, Scranton, and Poconos areas.





Kimberly has been with us as a registered dental hygienist since August 2021.  She graduated from L.C.C.C in 2003 with an Associates in Applied Science.  In 2010 she went on to study at the University of Pitt to be licensed to administer local anesthesia.  She has over 20 years experience treating patients and enjoys every day.  Her goal is to help each patient become a healthier, happy version of themselves.  Outside of work she loves spending time with her dogs, family and friends.



Pam has been a dental hygienist for 35 years and has been working with Dr. Lawrence for 27 years! She is a 1988 graduate of the L.C.C.C. dental hygiene program. Her goal is to educate and help each patient maintain good oral hygiene and dental health while getting to know them and making them look forward to their recare visits at our office.

Her time outside of the office is most often spent with her family and friends. She loves gardening and vacationing in Maine with her husband and Irish Setter, Tallulah.


Dental Assistants



Kim has been a member of Dr. Lawrence’s team since 2007. She graduated from L.C.C.C. with a Certificate of Specialization in Dental Assisting in 2003. She wants to make sure that each office visit is as comfortable and anxiety-free as possible. Outside of work, Kim enjoys taking road trips, visiting historic places, browsing antique stores and spending time with her family and fur kids.




Tara joined Dr. Lawrence and the team in May 2021 as Office Manager.  She started her career in Dental Administration back in 2013 in Arizona.  In addition to front and back office administration, she has trained as a Dental Assistant. She has a passion for patient care,  her goal is to help each patient wear a beautiful smile.  Loves to travel and watch her children succeed.

500 3rd Ave
Kingston, PA 18704

Office Hours:

Monday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tuesday: 8:00 am -7:00 pm

Wednesday: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Thursday: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Friday: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Lawrence Dental Group
500 3rd Ave, Kingston, PA 18704