Meet Our Team
Meet Our Pediatric Dentists
Steven M. Pilipovich, D.D.S.
Dr. Steve (as his patients know him) loves working with kids. Dr. Steve attended Indiana University in Bloomington where he received his degree in Biology. He then entered Indiana University School of Dentistry where he received his dental degree. After dental school, Dr. Steve completed a two-year post-doctoral hospital residency at Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio, to specialize in Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Steve is the only practicing Pediatric Dentist in the Wabash Valley.
He is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Indiana Society of Pediatric Dentistry and the Western Indiana Dental Society. The doctor has hospital privileges at local hospitals and out-patient facilities.
Dr. Steve dedicates himself to providing the best dental care possible for his patients, insuring that they have a positive and enjoyable experience while learning to care for their own dental health.
Dr. Steve and his wife, Sandy, both born and raised in the Wabash Valley, live in Terre Haute. Together, they have two sons, Matt and Nick, and a daughter-in-law, Anne Elise. Dr. Steve enjoys travel, golf and spending time with his family.
Jayme M. Norris, D.D.S.
Dr. Jayme Norris grew up in Michigan City, IN and graduated from Indiana University in 2012 with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. She graduated Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2016. While in dental school, Dr. Jayme was able to participate in numerous pediatric dental outreach events. This included providing oral hygiene education to Indianapolis-area elementary-aged students through Indiana University School of Dentistry Kids’ Club. She also provided dental treatment for children at an orphanage in Guatemala. It was these experiences which helped guide Dr. Jayme into a career of Pediatric Dentistry. After obtaining her doctoral degree, Dr. Jayme continued her studies in Pediatric Dentistry with Indiana University at Riley Hospital for Children. Training at Riley Hospital for Children has given Dr. Jayme excellent experience in all aspects of pediatric dentistry and working with children of all ages. She is excited to make coming to the dentist an educational and fun experience for each and every family!
Dr. Jayme enjoys outdoor activities, reading, learning to knit, and spending time with her pets. Dr. Jayme’s husband, Kellen, is an Indiana State University Sycamore alum! Dr. Jayme looks forward to being part of the Terre Haute community. She loves interacting with children and accepts the challenge of making the dental office a pleasant and happy part of a child’s day!
Andrea C. Shelton, D.M.D.
Dr. Andrea was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. It is in her hometown where she completed her dental school education at the University of Louisville. Following dental school graduation, she completed a one year general practice residency at the University of Kentucky. During her residency, she treated patients with complex medical histories and received certification in IV sedation dentistry.
Following completion of her residency, Dr. Andrea worked in a predominantly children’s clinic, where she discovered her true passion was in treating children. She went back and completed a two-year specialty training in pediatric dentistry with Indiana University at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Dr. Andrea and her husband, Jared, enjoy spending time with friends and family. Together, they like going to concerts and cheering on the Kentucky Wildcats! They have two dogs, Rupp-named after Rupp arena where the Kentucky Wildcats play, and Lex, for Lexington, Kentucky. They have enjoyed living in Indiana over the past two years and all it has to offer! Dr. Andrea is excited to meet all of the DJ4KO families and learn more about the Terre Haute community!
Meet Our Orthodontist
Theodore Kula, D.D.S.
Dr. Kula began his formal education at the University of Missouri, Columbia, where he majored in biology. After settling in Indiana, he was awarded a master’s degree in biology from Purdue University. He then earned his Doctorate of Dental Sciences (DDS) from Indiana University School of Dentistry, where he received numerous awards and served as class president. He went on to complete his Masters in Science of Dentistry (MSD) and Orthodontic Certificate at the Indiana University Department of Orthodontics and Oral Facial Genetics.
Dr. Kula received advanced training in ceramic braces, Invisalign, temporary anchorage devices (TADs), lasers, and craniofacial deformities. For his thesis, he explored 3-D imaging with his results being published in the American Journal of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics. He is also a member of the American Association of Orthodontics.
Dr. Kula enjoys spending time with his wife Maren and daughter Ellis. He enjoys fishing, exploring the outdoors, and following North Carolina basketball and ISU Sycamore athletics.
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