Meet Our Clintonville Dental Team
Katie attended Cleveland State University, and her passion for dentistry and people has kept her working in this field since 2001. She ensures that our patients are able to maximize their dental insurance benefits and also achieve the smile they’ve always wanted! She has a special knack for helping make each visit as comfortable and rewarding as possible. Whether she’s scheduling treatment that’s compatible with busy schedules or sitting down one-on-one to go over treatment plans, she prides herself on being a valuable resource. “In the time I have been with the practice, the staff and patients have me feel like one of the family,” she says. “I couldn’t have picked a better group of people to work with!”
Originally from Fairview Park, Katie and her husband Nathan have a son named Gabriel, a daughter named Noelle, and a dog named Rocco. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with loved ones, traveling, and baking.
Insurance Coordinator/Front Desk Administrator
Marilyn is originally from Clintonville, Ohio and is a long-term veteran of our practice. She loves the satisfaction that comes from caring from our patients. She ends each day proud of easing fears and showing our patients just how much she cares.
Outside of the office, Marilyn is an avid musician who loves the outdoors. She enjoys wildlife gardening, is an animal rights advocate, and even teaches Middle Eastern and African hand drums! She is happily married to her husband Doug and has four daughters and two grandsons.
Dyan has 19 years of experience in dentistry, and she attended Ohio State University and Cols. State. She says the best thing about her job is helping people to feel relaxed and at-ease when they’re in our office. Dyan is certified in radiography, CPR, and has even received advanced training in team building. Dyan practices non-judgmental dental approaches with the understanding that every mouth is different and unique.
In her spare time, Dyan enjoys hiking, swimming, and making jewelry. She is married with two children, Christopher and Cayla.
Originally from Somerset, Nicci has well over a decade of experience in the dental field so far. She loves the great patients she’s met, as well as her wonderful work family! She received her education from Columbus State Community College and completed her certification in anesthesia in 2010.
At home, Nicci has three special furbabies named Caydence, Niko, and Izzy. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with friends, spending quality time with family, reading, and laughing! She has a special talent for making people chuckle and feel better even when they don’t want to.
Kiana studied at Columbus State Community College and Seattle University before joining our team. While she may be new to our practice and the field of dentistry, her love for our patients and enthusiasm for their care make her a natural fit for our team. So, whether you need to schedule your bi-yearly visit, have a question about what to bring to your first appointment, or anything in between, she’d be happy to help!
Kiana is originally from Rifle, CO. Outside the office, she loves painting, playing the ukulele, and practicing ASL. Plus, she is a beekeeper!
Lead Dental Assistant
With more than seven years of experience under her belt, Klarida joined our team in 2021. For her, being a dental assistant has many rewarding moments, but her favorite part of the job is giving patients back their healthy, happy smiles! She completed her studies at Ohio Business College and has undergone additional training in CPR and radiography.
Klarida is originally from Albania! She has been married for 12 years and counting and has three beautiful children. Outside the office, she enjoys spending time with her loved ones, traveling, and cooking.