Dental Assistants

Unha

Unha has been with our office since 1992. She keeps our hygiene department running smoothly and on schedule. In her spare time, Unha enjoys spending time with her beautiful grandchildren. She is certified in CPR/First Aid.

 

Miranda

Miranda has been with our office since 2007.  She received her certificate of completion from the Cleveland Institute of Dental & Medical Assistants in 2006.  Although she primarily assists Dr. Nicole, Miranda is a true team player while helping out wherever she is needed.  She enjoys spending time with her family and friends.  She is certified in CPR/First Aid.

 

Heather

Heather joined our team in 2012, and she is currently the Lead Assistant in our Mentor office.  She received her certificate of completion from the Cleveland Institute of Dental & Medical Assistants in 2010.  Heather and her husband have a beautiful baby girl named Marlee.  She enjoys spending time with Marlee, walking her dog, Honey, cooking, and camping.  Heather is certified in CPR/First Aid.

 

Lauren

Lauren joined the practice in 2013.  She received her certificate of completion from the Cleveland Institute of Dental & Medical Assistants in 2009.  Lauren grew up in Mentor along with her five siblings.  She enjoys spending time with her family, beautiful daughter, Mackenzie, and her boyfriend.  Lauren is certified in CPR/First Aid.

 

Theresa

Theresa joined our team in 2014.She took many health science and dental hygiene classes at Lakeland Community College before become a Hygiene Assistant.  Theresa is married and she has one daughter.  She enjoys all outdoor activities including camping, fishing, hiking, and gardening.  Theresa is certified in CPR/First Aid.

 

Jenn

Jenn joined our practice in 2015, and she was recently promoted to a Lead Assistant in our Concord office.  She received her certificate of completion from Cleveland Institute of Dental & Medical Assistants in 2007.  Jenn made a conscious decision to enter the field of dentistry to help people feel confident and proud about their smile.  She loves spending time with her family and friends, and she and her boyfriend are avid car enthusiasts frequently attending car shows, cruises, and events.  Jenn also has an identical twin sister!  She is certified in CPR/First Aid.

 

Nicci 

Nicci joined us in 2016 and she assists Dr. Lauren.  She was born and raised in Lake County, and she graduated from Cleveland Institute of Dental and Medical Assistants in 2007.  Nicci loves to travel with her husband, nieces, and stepson.  Her husband owns three restaurants in Lake County and she often gives him a helping hand when not working at the dental office.  When not busy at the office or restaurants, she enjoys gardening.  Nicci is certified in First Aid/CPR.

 

Tina

Tina joined our team as an Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA) in 2016.  She has 27 years of experience, and she completed EFDA training at The Ohio State University in 2001.  Tina is from Perry and she has three boys and four grandchildren.  In her time away from the office, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, the outdoors, and Cleveland sports teams.  Tina is CPR/First Aid certified.

 

Toni

Toni joined our team in 2017 and she is a 2009 graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Dental Medical Assistants.  She enjoys gardening and going to her daughters' sporting events.  Toni has two beautiful girls and a wonderful husband, Stirling.  She is First Aid/CPR certified.

 

Krystal

Krystal graduated from Cleveland Institute of Dental and Medical Assistants in 2011.  Her experience is in pediatric, cosmetic, and general dentistry assisting.  Her favorite part of working in dentistry is witnessing smiles being transformed cosmetically which also increases confidence.  In her free time, she enjoys painting, crafting, baking, and spending time with her husband and three daughters.  Krystal is CPR/First Aid certified.

 

Meaghan

Meaghan joined our team in 2016 and she is currently taking classes in hopes to earn a bachelor's degree in social work.  She was born and raised in Chardon.  In her spare time, she enjoys CrossFit, yoga, painting, hiking, traveling, and spending time with her niece.  Meaghan is CPR/First Aid certified.

 

Danielle

Danielle joined our practice in 2017, but she has more than 10 years of dental assisting experience.  In addition, she completed numerous dental hygiene classes at Lakeland Community College.  Danielle has a large Italian family, including her husband and two little boys, with whom she enjoys spending time.  She also likes staying active and participates yearly in the Tackle the Tower Stair Climb that benefits the Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland.  Danielle is CPR/First Aid certified.

 

Erika

Erika completed the dental assisting program at Cleveland Institute of Dental-Medical Assistants about a year ago and recently joined our staff.  She grew up in Chardon with three siblings.  Erika enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.  She is CPR/First Aid certified.


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Ruthie

Ruthie recently moved to Ohio from Minnesota where she received her dental assisting diploma from Century College.  She worked for an endodontist for five years and a general dentist that focused on cosmetic dentistry for two years.  Ruthie enjoys playing volleyball, golfing, and searching for the best food trucks!  She is the proud aunt to five nieces.  Ruthie is CPR/First Aid certified.