Dr. Vance is proud to employ this outstanding group of professionals who represent over 100 years of combined experience in the dental field.
Lois – Office Manager
Lois joined our staff in 2005. She comes to us from Omaha, Nebraska where she worked as a Dental Assistant for 19 years and a Front Office Administrator for 7 years. Lois has attended many continuing education classes, including OSHA training, courses on dental implants, cosmetic dentistry, periodontics and dental radiography, as well as CPR training. Her many years of experience working with dental insurance companies is a great help to our patients. She is one of the friendly faces who will greet you at our front desk.
Cathy – Office Manager
Cathy has 19 years of dental experience, starting off as a Dental Assistant in this practice while still in high school. After taking time off to start a family, she rejoined our staff in 2002 as a Dental Assistant. She became an Office Manager in 2007 but still helps as a Dental Assistant when needed. Her continuing education includes courses on dental implants, OSHA standards and CPR. Cathy’s focus is to create a friendly, comfortable atmosphere for our patients, and she will always greet you with a smile.
Sandy – Dental Assistant
Sandy joined our team in 2007 and has 11 years of experience as a Dental Assistant. Sandy is our OSHA Coordinator and sees to it that our staff is up-to-date on all necessary training. Her continuing education includes courses on OSHA standards, CPR and dental implants. She has certification in dental radiography. Sandy is highly efficient and helps keep our office running smoothly. Her friendly demeanor keeps the patients at ease as she aids in their care.
Sherri – Dental Assistant
Sherri originally came to us in 2004 and spent nearly 2 years with our practice. She moved to San Antonio, Texas in support of her husband who was serving in the U.S. Army. Sherri and her family moved back to Cincinnati, and she rejoined our practice in April 2011. She holds certification in dental radiography and has training in OSHA standards as well as CPR. Sherri’s skill level and warm personality put the patients at ease as she strives to help provide the best care possible.
Karen – Dental Assistant
Karen joined our team in January 2012. She brings with her 20+ years of experience and currently holds a dental radiography certification. Her continuing education includes courses on cosmetic dentistry, dental office management, OSHA and CPR training. Karen adds a bubbly flair to our staff. Her warm, friendly personality is a comfort to every patient she works with.
Lisa – Dental Hygienist
Lisa has worked in the dental field since graduating high school. She worked for 5 years as a Dental Assistant before going to school for dental hygiene at Shawnee State University. She has been a practicing Dental Hygienist for over 17 years. Lisa has received training in the treatment of advanced periodontal issues, including the use of the newest generation in ultrasonic scalers, placement of resorbable antibiotics and maintenance of dental implants. She also stays current on OSHA, CPR and emergency medical training. Our patients enjoy Lisa’s outgoing personality and dedicated care.
Terry – Dental Hygienist
Terry graduated from the dental hygiene program at Raymond Walters College in 1980. She has worked as a Dental Hygienist for over 30 years. Terry has received training in the treatment of advanced periodontal issues, including the use of the newest generation in ultrasonic scalers, placement of resorbable antibiotics and maintenance of dental implants. She also stays current on OSHA, CPR and emergency medical training. Terry’s gentle, caring attitude is always a comfort to our patients.
Jodi – Dental Hygienist
Jodi graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at Raymond Walters College in 2004. She has 11 years of experience as a Dental Hygienist, and she joined our team in September 2010. Jodi has received training in the treatment of advanced periodontal issues, including the use of the newest generation in ultrasonic scalers, placement of resorbable antibiotics and maintenance of dental implants. She also stays current on OSHA, CPR and emergency medical training. Jodi's competence and friendly demeanor make her a very welcomed addition to our Dental Hygiene Department.