Meet Our Team


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.

Carol – Office Manager

Carol has over 30  years of dental experience, starting off as a Dental Assistant and then working in a dental practice corporate office. She joined our staff in 2015 as an Office Manager and has proven to be a good fit for our practice. Her dental experience includes many years of both chairside assisting and front desk management.  Her flair for organizing and attention to details is a definite asset to our practice.

Emmy – Dental Assistant

Emmy joined our team in 2016 and has 7 years of experience as a Dental Assistant.  Her continuing education includes courses on CPR and ACLS and she has experience monitoring patients under sedation,  She also has certification in dental radiography. Emmy 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.

Sarah – Dental Hygienist

A graduate of the University of Cincinnati, Sarah has been a registered dental hygienist for over ten years.  She is a caring and compassionate person, who strives to make your dental experience as comfortable as possible.  Sarah has not only brought years of hygiene experience to our dental team, but has also provided troubleshooting computer skills and ideas to help with transitions in our practice.