Anna joined Dr. Kathy’s team in September of 2014. She is a graduate of Bowling Green State University. Anna enjoys welcoming patients and managing the office. When she is not at the office she is busy with her two daughters’ very active schedule. In Anna’s spare time you will find her instructing fitness classes and possibly doing some kind of athletic event on the weekends. Anna also enjoys hiking, gardening and anything outdoors involving nature.
Beth, CODA, Hygiene Coordinator
Beth completed Wayne County Career Center's Dental Assisting program in May of 2005 and joined Dr. Kathy’s team in June of 2005. She became licensed as Certified Ohio Dental Assistant and earned a certificate in dental radiology in 2005. She completed a course in coronal polishing and earned a certificate in 2007. Beth assists Dr. Kathy and Stephanie during clinical work, from taking x-rays, taking of impressions, all treatment procedures, preparing cases for lab work, as well as keeping the office supplied and maintaining the office's equipment. She also assists in the front office with insurance and patient scheduling. Outside of work, you may find her hanging out with some of the twenty plus of her nieces and nephews. Her hobbies including reading, traveling, hiking, volunteering and most things outdoors.
Kim, Dental Assistant
Kim has been with Dr. Kathy since 2014. A graduate of the Akron Institute of Medical-Dental Assistants, Expand Duties Dental Assistant, University of Florida, AAOMS Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Anesthesia Assistant, and Southern Connecticut State University. Kim assists Dr. Kathy in all aspects of dentistry. Her goal is to make every patient feel safe and comfortable during their visit to our office. She is a strong advocate for autism and dyslexia. Kim has three children and enjoys traveling, especially for her daughters figure skating competitions. You will mostly find Kim at an ice rink enjoying her youngest daughter figure skating in freestyle, dance and synchronized skating.
Joanne, Dental Hygienist
We are excited to introduce everyone to Joanne. She is a graduate of Cuyahoga Community College, Joanne earned her Associates Degree in Applied Science majoring in Dental Hygiene. Joanne has been working in the dental field for over 20 years. She enjoys getting to know all of her patients. Joanne is certified* in dental radiology, nitrous and anesthesia. She strives to bring comfort to all patients when delivering quality dental care and education.
Joanne is married to her husband Tim and has two wonderful children, Joel and LaNae. Both of Joanne's children are in college at the University of Akron. She currently lives in Wadsworth. When she is not at work she loves to spend time with her two children and values church. Some of her hobbies include gardening in her flowerbeds and traveling with family and friends. Joanne looks forward to meeting all the patients here at the office.
Michael, Data Clerk
Michael is a 2014 graduate of Rittman High School. Michael is an essential addition to the staff. Michael’s talents keep the office running smoothly. Benefiting patients and other staff members, with such projects as updating patients’ records to digital. Outside of the office Michael enjoys drawing, reading, movies and digital art. He also enjoys traveling and history.