Our Staff

Shyla Barber

Medical Practice Manager

Shyla has been working in Dr. Karon’s practice since 9/23/2009 working her way up to the Practice Manager. She currently holds degree as a State Registered Nursing Assistant since 2000. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, helping others, trying new makeup techniques and traveling.

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Brianna Whisman


Bri has been working in Dr. Karon’s office since 5/23/2023. Bri was a long-time patient of Dr. Karon’s before working in her office. Dr. Karon even delivered her son Josiah in 2020 during covid. Bri enjoys botany, spending time with her fiancée and son farming on their new land.

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Emani Jones


Currently a student at Frankfort High School, Emani was just accepted to the University of South Carolina State and will be going there in fall 2024. Emani is the niece of our biller Latasha who helped get Emani the position for her internship for a work placement program at school that allows seniors to take jobs and report their learnings back to the class. Emani is looking at majoring in biomedical science or biology. In her spare time, you can catch her listening to her favorite tunes or painting.

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Emily Xu


Emily is a graduate of the University of Kentucky with a BS in biology and Neuroscience. She is currently applying to medical school. In her spare time, you can find her volunteering at the ER or at home with a book.

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Janae Burton

Medical Assistant

 Janae started working as the medical assistant and surgery scheduler for Dr. Karon on 6/5/2023. Janae graduated in May 2023 with a degree in Human Health Sciences from the University of Kentucky. She is currently preparing for PA school in 2024. Janae enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, family, and her sisters in her spare time as family is very important to her.

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Megan Sebor

Medical Assistant

Megan started in 2021 at Dr. Karon’s office working for PathGroup drawing blood when she moved to working full-time in the office as the medical assistant. Megan has 9 years of phlebotomy and medical experience. In her spare time Megan enjoys baking and spending time with her family and pets.

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Latasha Freeman

Medical Biller & Coder

Latasha is a 2013 graduate from MedTech college with a certificate in Billing and Coding. Latasha joined Dr. Karon’s practice on 2-23-2023. Latasha is currently studying for her real estate exam. In her spare time, she enjoys studying and working hard to provide a great life for her son.

LaShonda Johnson

OB/GYN Sonographer RDMS

LaShonda has worked in Dr. Karon’s practice as an Obstetric ultrasonographer. Enjoys scrapbooking, gardening and zumba.

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Katherine “Kate” Roberts

Scribe/Medical Assistant

Kate is a graduate of Liberty University with master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences and is starting Medical School at the University of Louisville in the Fall of 2022. In her spare time, you can find her in her kitchen or on a trail in the Red River Gorge.

Angela Baker


Angela is a graduate of Midway College Of Nursing with a RN degree. She has worked in Dr. Karon’s practice 6/19/2001. Enjoys swimming, reading and walking outdoors

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Donna Ingram

Receptionist/Medical Coder

Donna is a graduate of AAPC with a certificate in Medical Coding. Enjoys spending time with her boyfriend and with her cats, as well as baking.

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Madison Thomas


Madison is currently starting her career as a certified Esthetician. Madison enjoys making people feel good about themselves and spending time with boyfriend, family and loved ones.

Jesse Teegarden

CMA/Medical Coder/Surgery Scheduler

Jesse is a graduate of Bluegrass Community and Technical College with a certificate in Medical Coding. She is a previous graduate of National Healthcareer Association with a certificate as a Certified Medical Assistant. Enjoys spending time with family and her dogs.

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