Dr. Ashleigh Fishel, DMD is committed to helping patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Sleep Related Breathing Disorders using oral appliance therapy. She provides treatment for patients with mild to moderate sleep apnea using an FDA approved, custom fitted oral appliance.
Dr. Ashleigh Fishel grew up in southern Kentucky, the oldest of four children. Growing up she dreamed of a career in Dentistry. Her parents, B.J. and Gwyn, encouraged and supported her throughout school to help her realize this dream. She graduated from the University of the South with a B.A. in English and then from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry with a D.M.D.
After graduation, Dr. Fishel taught restorative dentistry to ﬁrst year dental students at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. During this time she worked with the Lake Cumberland District Health Department to create and implement a sealant program for all 3rd grade students in the Pulaski County (Kentucky) school district. More recently, Dr. Fishel has worked with Primecare Medical, Inc. providing emergency dental care to inmates in county prisons in the state of Pennsylvania. Subsequently she held an associate position with Dr. John Johnessee, DDS in York, PA. She has also owned a private practice in Harrisburg, PA.
Dr. Fishel enjoys spending time with her family. She is married to Dr. Dan Fishel, also a dentist. They have three children: Hannah, Holly, and Daniel. In her free time, Dr. Fishel likes to read and needlepoint. She and her husband are also huge sports fans. In particular, they love Phillies baseball and Penn State football and most weekends you can ﬁnd them watching one of their favorite teams!