At ClevelandSmiles, we believe in offering our patients the best dental care by providing compassionate and competent professionals you can trust. We take pride in introducing you to our exceptional staff of skilled dentists, hygienists, and assistants who provide superior patient care as well as quality treatments. Our team is a fun-loving group with a passion for giving every patient an enjoyable experience at our office. Whether it’s your first visit or you are coming back for the tenth time, there will be friendly faces eager to accommodate your needs from start to finish. With years of expertise between them, our dental team has what it takes to ensure that all your oral health requirements are taken care of efficiently and comfortably! Keep reading below to meet them!
Dr. Steve Marsh, DDS – Owner, Dentist
Dr. Steve Marsh, DDS has been practicing dentistry for over 45 years. He graduated from The Ohio State University in Columbus Ohio with a degree in Dentistry. Dr. Marsh is passionate about providing high-quality care that meets each patient’s individual needs. His expertise in all areas of general and cosmetic dentistry allows him to give comprehensive treatment plans that address any issues that may arise during your visit. Whether it’s a simple cleaning or more complex procedures, Dr. Marsh has the skillset and bedside manner to make sure you feel relaxed and at ease throughout your appointment.
Karin – Certified Dental Assistant/ Whitening Clinician/ Front Desk receptionist
Karin is an integral part of our team at Cleveland Smiles. She brings 38 years of dental experience to the practice and works hard to ensure that every client appointment runs smoothly from start to finish. In addition to her clinical work, and greeting clients with a warm and friendly smile, she is also responsible for setting up appointments, giving out information, filing claims, and checking on patients after their visits.
Alycia – Patient Coordinator
Alysia is a vital part of our front desk team working as our Patient Coordinator. She has been in the dental field for ten years and is helpful in submissions, benefits, and processing. She routinely handles client scheduling, insurance, and financial needs. Alysia is also certified in Care Credit and has a twelve-year background in accounting.
Wendy – Insurance Specialist
Wendy wears many hats within the practice! One is our insurance specialist. Wendy has been working with our office for many years handling our patients’ insurance information and claims. Wendy makes sure that each person receives her/his maximum benefits. In addition to this important work, she is also the beloved wife of Dr. Marsh. She is multi-faceted with expansive knowledge of dentistry and holds two degrees from The Ohio State University as well as a master’s degree in health administration from Southwest Texas State University.
Amy – Registered Dental Hygienist
Our Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) Amy brings her passion for oral health care to ClevelandSmiles every day! She graduated from Lakeland Community College (2005) with a Degree in Dental Hygiene after completing her undergraduate program at Bowling Green State University (1999) and has made working in dentistry her passion ever since. Dana loves helping patients learn new ways to improve their oral health through proper brushing and flossing techniques, nutrition education, and preventive maintenance practices such as fluoride treatments and sealants when needed. Her enthusiasm for teaching patients how they can maintain healthy smiles helps create lasting smiles that last a lifetime!
Debbie- Registered Dental Hygienist
Debbie has been a hygienist since 1999 after graduating from Cuyahoga Community College, and she loves it! She prides herself on making sure patients are well-informed about their oral health and how best to maintain it between visits. Debbie serves dual roles in our office; she is a Dental Hygienist and a Dental Assistant. She provides our patients with dental cleanings, exams, care, and education. Debbie is skilled in dental photography and Zoom! teeth whitening. She has training in CPR, nitrous oxide administration, and medical emergencies, and has a great deal of experience in soft tissue management and periodontal therapy.
Traci – Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary
Traci says that she loves helping people feel more confident with their smiles, and always makes sure that her patients are comfortable, which our clients experience every day with her. Katie enjoys working with children and adults alike and has experience in dental implant placement as well as other procedures. Traci attended CSU and graduated from CWRU School of Dental Medicine (E.F.D.A. 1991). Traci specializes in dental restorations which include fillings, bonding, and cosmetics. She excels in a broad spectrum of clinical procedures where she incorporates her skills in digital dentistry, photography, and imaging. Other certifications and studies include radiography, CPR, medical emergencies, and sedation dentistry. Traci serves as our O.S.H.A. Compliance Program Coordinator.
Deb – Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary
Deb is another valued member of our EFDA team. She is a valued part of the ClevelandSmiles family and brings a wealth of knowledge with her every day that she comes to work. Deb attended Miami University and graduated from CWRU School of Dental Medicine for training as an E.F.D.A. Deb has enjoyed making dentistry her lifelong career and is taking advanced continuing education courses that allow her to maintain her commitment to excellence for our patients. Deb is skilled in restorative dentistry, dental radiography, nitrous oxide monitoring, CPR, and medical emergencies and has extensive experience with dental implants.
At ClevelandSmiles, we are not only dedicated to providing our patients with the best quality dental care possible, but also to ensuring that they have a great experience while in our office. From the moment you walk in, you will be greeted by our friendly staff who are here to answer any questions you may have and make sure you are comfortable throughout your visit. If you are looking for a great place to get your dental needs taken care of, look no further than ClevelandSmiles! Give us a call today at 1-440-461-1003 to book an appointment. We look forward to meeting you!