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Meet Your Trusted Painesville Dental Team

At our Painesville family dental practice, we’ve been keeping smiles healthy since 1969! We want you and your family to feel welcome and comfortable from the moment you enter our office. Our staff is so friendly that we know you’ll feel right at home. We can schedule you and all your family members for preventive, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry. And, if your teeth need restorations, we can create and place CEREC crowns in just one visit to Painesville Dental Group.

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Laurie

Group Manager

With over 25 years of experience in the management field, Laurie is certified in medical assisting and management and helps keep our office running smoothly. She enjoys working with our dentists and dedicated staff, and she believes that we always deliver quality dental care with integrity. Laurie is great with people, and she's also very organized. Whenever she has time, she enjoys reading, sewing, quilting, camping, and spending time with her family. Laurie has one son and eight grandchildren.

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Vicki

Patient Coordinator

Vicki has been an invaluable addition to our office for all of her 27 years in dentistry. She says the best thing about her job is meeting new people and working with our great staff. Vicki was born in Shelby, OH, but she’s been a “Painesville person” since sixth grade. She attended Lakeland Community College. In her free time, Vicki enjoys reading, cooking, baking, going to the beach, and singing.

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Joanna

Patient Coordinator/Dental Assistant

Joanna has 26 years of experience in dentistry, with four spent at our practice. She is passionate about working with and helping others through her role as a dental assistant. Originally from Painesville, Joanna attended the Cleveland Institute of Medical and Dental Assistants. She enjoys making jewelry, reading, and gardening in her free time.

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Mindy

Patient and Insurance Coordinator

Mindy has been with our practice for over four years. The best part of her job, she says, is being able to provide excellent care and receiving the reward of a patient saying thank you because they’re so satisfied at the end of their treatment. Mindy attended Kent State University and the Cleveland Institute of Dental and Medical Assistants. She’s originally from Ashtabula, OH, and away from the office, she enjoys spending time with her two kids, Jesse and Selena, traveling, and reading.

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Tiffany

Registered Dental Hygienist

Tiffany has spent nine of her 10 years in dentistry with our practice. She enjoys working with the latest dental equipment to provide the very best care. Tiffany earned an associate’s of applied science from Lakeland Community College and also completed their dental hygiene program. She is specially certified in the administration of local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. She has been married to her husband, Jeremy, since 2014, and in her spare time, she enjoys running marathons, reading, and cooking.

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Melanie

Registered Dental Hygienist

Melanie helps keep smiles healthy and beautiful. Originally from Mentor, she now lives in Euclid, and she started with Painesville Dental Group in 2012. Melanie has an associate's degree in applied science and is certified in medical emergencies. She felt that she received a very warm welcome when she joined our practice, and she loves our patients. She always wanted to work in a field that allowed her to help people, and now, she gets to help our patients keep their smiles shining every day. She has a son and two cats, and she's always working on DIY home improvements.

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Courtney

Registered Dental Hygienist

Courtney has spent all of her nine years in dentistry at our practice, and she loves meeting and forming relationships with our patients, elevating their proper oral hygiene and easing dental anxiety! Originally from Mentor, OH, Courtney attended Lakeland Community College. She is licensed to administer local anesthesia. Outside of dentistry, Courtney enjoys spending time with family and friends, including her husband and their dog, Zeus. She also loves hiking, yoga, and traveling -- she recently visited five countries in Southeast Asia.

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Amanda

Dental Hygienist

With five years of experience at our practice, Amanda truly enjoys meeting new people through her role as a dental hygienist. She is originally from Conneaut, OH and attended the Fortis Institute to begin her career in dentistry. She is married to John, and in her spare time, she enjoys watching movies and relaxing with her family. She was also on active duty in the Air Force for eight years!

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Leslie

Dental Assistant (EFDA)

Leslie has 16 years of experience in dentistry, with many of them having been spent at our practice. The best thing about her job, she says, is her patients. Originally from Euclid, Leslie attended the Cleveland Institute of Dental and Medical Assistants and is certified in placing restorations. Outside of dentistry, Leslie enjoys NASCAR racing and cruising, and she’s also proud to be the most punctual person she knows!