Dr. Michael L. Thompson

Dr. Michael Thompson of Thompson Periodontics and Implant Dentistry in Jonesboro, Arkansas provides Periodontal Therapy, Periodontal Plastic Surgery, Dental Implants, Complete Dental Hygiene Services coordinated with your general dentist, and Sedation Options for your comfort. Our mission is to provide the very best possible dental care for our patients so that they may achieve optimal dental health throughout their lifetime.


Brenda Jackson
Front Office Coordinator

brenda-624x895Brenda has been our front office coordinator for several years. She enjoys making our patients feel welcome and comfortable in our office. She has been married to her incredible husband for over thirty years. They enjoy taking road trips, especially to the mountains or beach. They have two amazing daughters, one wonderful son-in-law, and a very spoiled pup named Kingsley.


Elaine Jones, R.D.A.
Financial Coordinator/Registered Dental Assistant

elaine-624x936Elaine handles the submission of insurance claims and helps patients maximize their insurance benefits for treatment, as well as assisting with other forms of financing. She also takes care of the computer network in the office. Elaine is a graduate of Arkansas State University and a lifelong resident of Jonesboro. She is a registered dental assistant and has been in dentistry for over thirty years. She enjoys music, traveling, walking, decorating, pets and spending time with friends and family. She has a son in Dallas and visits him as often as she can.


Katie Sherman, R.D.A
Implant Coordinator/ Registered Dental Assistant

katie-2-624x871Katie is a Registered Dental Assistant and has worked for Dr. Thompson since 2003. She completed her training in Dental Laboratory Technology in 2008 and sedation monitoring in 2012. Katie is married and has two wonderful kids, Elijah and Haven. In her spare time she enjoys riding her horses and traveling with her family.


Sara Westbrook, R.D.H.
Registered Dental Hygienist

sara-624x879Sara graduated from UAMS in May 2004 as a registered dental hygienist. She has worked as a full-time hygienist since 2004, but has been a part of Dr. Thompson’s team since 1999. Sara is married and has a son named Hudson and a daughter named Harper.


Raquel Shackelford, R.D.H.
Registered Dental Hygienist

raquel-624x889Raquel started working for Dr. Thompson in 2007. She is a graduate of University of Tennessee Memphis. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is married to Lance and has three children; Reid, Sydney, and Sophie. She also has a step-daughter; Sarrah.