Our dentists have put together a team of warm, friendly, and highly-skilled dentistry professionals who are all here for one purpose: to make sure your dental office visits are well-organized and stress free. From scheduling to settling into the treatment chair or discussing your insurance, you can trust our team to provide everything you need and have answers to all of your questions. You can start getting to know our wonderful team below.
Krista Smith, FAADOM, has over 20 years of experience in General Dentistry, Oral Surgery, Endodontics and Dental Sleep Medicine. Along with being our office manager, Krista also is:
Krista has experience, training, and knowledge ranging from dental practice management, human resources, dental assisting, treatment planning and coordination, dental and medical insurance claims, equipment and office repairs, and dental sleep medicine billing and insurance coordination. In 2015, Krista earned her Fellowship in Dental Office Management from AADOM (American Association of Dental Office Managers). She is additionally the Founder and President of Contemporary Dental Office Managers of Ohio, the Columbus, Ohio Chapter of AADOM. Krista is married to Chris, has a teenage son and twin toddlers (often referred to as her “twinados”). She has a passion for helping other dental professionals further their knowledge and careers in the dental industry. She also enjoys crafts, cooking, cake decorating, photography, and parenting.
Administrative Assistant, Treatment Plan Coordinator
Cortney is native-born to Sunbury, Ohio and has younger twin sisters. She graduated from high school in 2005 and then studied towards an Associate of Arts degree at Columbus State Community College. Cortney currently lives in Westerville with her boyfriend Patrick and dog Cole. She enjoys concerts, old movies, home decorating, shopping, and eating out at Italian restaurants with friends. Her favorite place to travel is Myrtle Beach. Cortney has worked in dentistry since 2013 and is able to answer questions both clinically and financially. Cortney’s bright, cheery personality and witty sense of humor will be readily available to provide and discuss your treatment plans and financial options.
Administrative Assistant, Dental Insurance Coordinator
Mallory was born and raised in Grove City, Ohio with two brothers. She studied at Columbus State Community College, pursuing an Associate of Arts. She developed an interest in dentistry and was trained as a dental assistant and later as an administrative assistant treatment coordinator. She has over 10 years of experience in the dental field. Mallory loves to babysit her toddler niece Darby. Her hobbies include reading mysteries, going to concerts and music festivals with friends, boating, jet skiing, and water sports, especially at Indian Lake. Mallory is detail oriented and proactive in determining insurance eligibility prior to your appointment so that there are no insurance surprises on the day of your service. She is a great asset to our practice and will assist you in most aspects of the administrative or scheduling process that you may have.
Certified Dental Assistant
Brentley was born, raised and attended school in Delaware, Ohio. She is the mother of two young vivacious and beautiful children, Lynkan and Rylan. Brentley is pursuing her Bachelor of Science degree with the desire to pursue a doctorate in dental surgery (DDS), choosing dentistry as her ultimate professional career. Brentley is insightful, dependable, thoughtful and goes the extra mile for her patients. She enjoys learning, spending time with her children and friends, studying for her college classes and loves “Impractical Jokers!” Her laughter is contagious and will warm your heart!
Certified Dental Assistant
Bonnie has been working as an assistant for over a decade now. After growing up in the New Jersey area, she studied accounting at Morris Community College. Family life eventually brought her to the Westerville, OH area, and she now has three adult children and one wonderful grandson. In her free time, she enjoys painting, drawing, doing all sorts of art, and mountain biking! Patients find her heartwarming, kind smile very genuine, and she’ll be sure to help you feel very comfortable at each visit here in Powell.
Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH), Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary
Jenny grew up in Northwestern Ohio in the small town of Elida. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She received her certificate as an Expanded Functions Duty Assistant (EFDA), allowing her to perform a wider range of services for her patients. Jenny’s passion for dentistry is to make every visit enjoyable for her patient. She enjoys building a rapport with patients and is dedicated to helping them achieve their healthiest and best smile. Jenny is married to Joe and has a Great Dane named “Lady.” She is easy going and you’ll always find her happy, cheerful and smiling. She loves doing just about anything as long as it involves her family and friends. Jenny is detail oriented and will go to the greatest lengths for excellence in comprehensive care and comfort. She is amazingly dedicated to each and every one of you!
Registered Dental Hygienist
Karen was raised in Bergholz, Ohio and is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene. She has one brother, a twin sister, and two adult boys named Zack and Nick. Her other child whom she is most proud of is a black Labrador retriever named ‘Sam’ that she adopted from the Humane Society in 2013. Karen lives in Lewis Center and is engaged. She is creative, is an artist, and enjoys reading, downhill snow skiing, attending Blue Jackets games, is an avid Buckeye Fan, and is “nuts about anything teeth.” Karen has many years of experience and genuinely enjoys getting to know each of her patients’ interests. In addition to receiving an outstanding, comprehensive and gentle cleaning appointment, you will be entertained with one of Karen’s delightful stories!
Registered Dental Hygienist
Briana was born and raised in Grove City, Ohio. She is a graduate of Shawnee State University in 2018 where she earned an Associate of Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Briana has an especially gentle touch yet is detail oriented with tremendous skill as a dental hygienist. She is always smiling and very organized. Her gentle demeanor allows the most anxious dental patient to relax and feel comfortable and confident while under Briana’s compassionate care. Briana has one brother, is an adamant Buckeye Fan, and loves ANYTHING TEETH!