Meet the Team

We recognize that all of our young patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your child to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.

 

 
Tracy
Tracy
Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator Learn More >
Wendy
Wendy
Hospital Services Coordinator Learn More >
Nicole
Nicole
Pediatric Dental Hygienist Learn More >
Dana
Dana
Financial Manager Learn More >
Trina
Trina
Pediatric Dental Hygienist Learn More >
Christen
Christen
Clinical Coordinator Learn More >
Porchae
Porchae
Clinical Technician Learn More >
Charleen
Charleen
Scheduling Coordinator Learn More >
Hannah
Hannah
Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Learn More >
Latanya
Latanya
Clinical Technician Learn More >
Dawn
Dawn
Pediatric Dental Hygienist Learn More >
McKenna
McKenna
Clinical Technician Learn More >
Allison
Allison
Clinical Technician Learn More >
Courtney
Courtney
Clinical Technician Learn More >
Priti
Priti
Pediatric Dental Hygienist Learn More >
Ramah
Ramah
Clinical Technician Learn More >
Stacey
Stacey
Scheduling Coordinator Learn More >
 

Tracy

Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator

Tracy has been with Summit Dental Specialists since May 2011 as a Treatment Coordinator. Her favorite aspect of her position is helping to make patients feel comfortable and at ease at their first visit. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also loves to be outdoors kayaking, hiking, or running.

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Nicole

Pediatric Dental Hygienist

Nicole has been a Pediatric Dental Hygienist with our team since December 2012. She started her career working as a pediatric dental assistant in 2004. She then decided to further her education and graduated from Cuyahoga Community College in May of 2009, as a licensed dental hygienist. When Nicole is not working, she enjoys exercising and spending time with her two children, Taylor and Logan.

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Wendy

Hospital Services Coordinator

Wendy recently celebrated 10 years at Summit Dental Specialists this past summer and she considers everyone here at Summit Dental to be her second family. Her favorite part of her job is interacting with our patients and their parents. She says that our patients always make her smile and she strives to help them have a great experience during their appointments. Outside of work, Wendy's hobbies are cooking, baking and enjoying time at the lake with her husbad, kids and their boxer, Mina.

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Dana

Financial Manager

Dana has been with Summit Dental Specialists since May of 2005. As our office Financial Manager, she assists patients with payment schedules and insurance explanations. She loves spending time with her three boys. You may find her frequenting the ballpark in the summer months.

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Trina

Pediatric Dental Hygienist

Trina has been with Summit Dental Specialists since 2012. She loves bringing smiles to all patients and sharing her passion of dental hygiene. Trina graduated from University of Cincinnati's dental hygiene program in 2012. Outside of the office, her and her husband stay busy with their almost 1 year old, Clara!

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Christen

Clinical Coordinator

Christen is our Clinical Coordinator who has been with us since August of 2013. She thoroughly enjoys being part of such an amazing team and she loves getting to know all of our wonderful patients. Christen most enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. Family time is her favorite time!

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Porchae

Clinical Technician

Porchae started working at Summit Dental Specialists in July of 2018. She loves being able to work with all different age groups and seeing a smile on the patient's face when they leave the office. Outside of work Porchae enjoys reading books, traveling, outdoor activities and family gatherings during the Holidays. Porchae loves spending time with her husband Andrew and her daughter Maliyah that was born in June of 2020!

 

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Charleen

Scheduling Coordinator

Charleen has been a Schedule Coordinator with Summit Dental Specialists since August of 2013. She moved to the area from Arizona to be with her grandchildren. Although she regrets the winter weather at times, the summers have been great for all of her favorite outdoor activities.

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Hannah

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Hannah has been a Clinical Technician for Summit Dental Specialists since September of 2016. She has been a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) since 2015 and completed the Expanded Functions Dental Assisting (EFDA) program at Case Western Reserve University in May 2018. She enjoys hiking and kayaking in her free time.

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Latanya

Clinical Technician

Latanya started working at Summit Dental Specialists in December of 2018. She enjoys the constant interaction with patients. She also loves to spend time with her fiancé, Darrel and two children London and Dayton. When she is not with family she enjoys shopping with close friends.

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Dawn

Pediatric Dental Hygienist

Dawn is a mother to 4 active children her hobbies include baking, being a PTA mom, and cheering on her kids from the sidelines. She became a Dental Hygienist in 1998 when she graduated from Youngstown State University. Dawn became part of the Summit Dental Specialists' family in January of 2018.

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McKenna

Clinical Technician

McKenna started working at Summit Dental Specialists in September of 2019. She graduated from Fortis College in August of 2019. McKenna loves spending time outdoors with her fiancé Jacob. They love to go boating and riding their ATVs. She also recently become a mother to her daughter Josie Rae in April of 2020!

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Allison

Clinical Technician

Allison has been with Summit Dental since August of 2020.  She is a senior at Twinsburg High School.  She also attends Cuyahoga Valley Career Center Dental program.  She plans to major in Pre-Dentistry at Kent State University.  In her free time she enjoys running and hanging out with her friends. 

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Courtney

Clinical Technician

Courtney joined the Summit Dental team in July of 2020.  She is a double alumna from Kent State University.  She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Public Health Pre-Dentistry and a Master's Degree in Community-Based Health Education and Promotion.  Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, and traveling. 

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Priti

Pediatric Dental Hygienist

Priti has been a part of our team since 2018. She graduated as a dental hygienist from Cuyahoga Community College in 2002 and has been practicing since then. She strives to make her patients’ dental experiences positive and educational. She is a mother of two teenage boys. Outside of the dental office, she loves to do artwork, cook and spend time with family and friends.

 

 

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Ramah

Clinical Technician

Ramah has been working at Summit Dental Specialists since August of 2020.  She is a senior at Brecksville-Broadview Heights high school. Ramah is in the Cuyahoga Valley Career Center Dental program. She plans to attend Kent State University in Fall of 2021 to major in Pre-Dentistry. She enjoys hanging out with her friends and participating in her high school marching band where she plays the flute. 

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Stacey

Scheduling Coordinator

Stacey started working at Summit Dental Specialists in September of 2019.  She loves to bake and spend time with her husband Carl, and their 2 children, Patrick and Madeline. Outside of work, she also enjoys going to Cleveland Indians games, hanging out with friends, and cheering on her children who are competitive swimmers. 

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