Staff Directory

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 17 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 an Assistant when needed.  Cathy 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 dental implants, OSHA standards and CPR.  She holds certification for dental radiography.  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 9 years experience as a Dental Assistant.  Her continuing education includes courses on OSHA standards, CPR and dental implant.  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 two years with our practice.  She moved to San Antonio, TX in support of her husband who was serving in the US Army.  Sherri and her family moved back to Cincinnati and she rejoined our practice in April of 2011.  She holds certification in dental radiography and has training in OSHA standards as well as CPR.  Sherri’s skill level and warm personality puts 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 experience and currently holds a dental radiography certification.  Her continuing education includes courses on cosmetic dentistry, dental office management, OSHA and CPR training.  We're glad to have Karen as our newest staff addition.  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 15 years.  Lisa has received training in the treatment of advanced periodontal issues, including the use of 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 out-going 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 9 years experience as a Dental Hygienist and she joined our team in September of 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 makes her a very welcomed addition to our Dental Hygiene department.