Dr. Porchusa Combs was born in Covington, KY, and earned her undergraduate degree (Bachelors degree in Biology, BA), her Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree (DMD), and both of her Masters degree (Masters of Science in Oral Biology, MS, and Master of Science in Clinical Dentistry, MSD) from the University of Louisville. It was during the summer of her senior year in dental school that she discovered her passion for treating children while doing her externship at Park Duvalle Public Health Dental Clinic. Immediately following dental school Dr. Porchusa attended the University of Louisville School of Dentistry Post Doctoral Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program. Dr. Porchusa is very active in the dental community including such groups as the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the Louisville Society of Pediatric Dentistry, and the Southern Society of Pediatric Dentistry. Recently Dr. Porchusa was awarded the Frank H. Farrington Service and Leadership Award for her outstanding community service while in residency.
Dr. Porchusa recently married her amazing husband, Colby, who is a Louisville Metro Fire Fighter. The Combs and their daughter, Audrianna, live in Louisville, KY. In her free time Dr. Porchusa loves reading, doing arts and crafts with her daughter, and spending time with her husband and family.
Dr. Porchusa takes a very caring and preventive approach to dentistry, focusing on how to prevent cavities from occurring, while treating you and your children as they are her family.