Avon Lake, OH
The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Peggy brings to our team experience in management and marketing in the dental field. She is thrilled with the professionalism, yet personal touch that is delivered to each patient at Avon Lake Family Dental Care. When she is not in the office, she can be found out on Lake Erie sailing with her husband Tom, enjoying the perks of Ohio island life, or cheering on the Cleveland Browns. Spending time with her daughter and family is her greatest joy.
Karen transitioned from the Travel industry back into the dental field and is making a world of difference as our Insurance Coordinator. She loves the challenge of working with multiple insurance companies to provide the max benefit for each patient. She lives in Avon Lake and loves everything to do with the outdoors and
the lake. Her happy place is sending time with family and friends.
Cindy is a Licensed Dental Hygienist. She has been in dentistry since 1995. Five years as a Dental Assistant intrigued her interest to further her career and education in the Dental field. She graduated from Lakeland Community College in 2001 and has been practicing Dental Hygiene ever since. Cindy enjoys staying current on the latest Dental techniques through continuing education. She is currently board certified to administer local anesthesia as well as administer nitrous oxide sedation. Cindy believes her profession is more than “cleaning teeth” it is about building relationships, trust and sharing her knowledge of dentistry with patients. Cindy grew up in North Olmsted and currently resides in Avon Lake. Cindy and her husband Dave have three children and two dogs. Cindy is a huge fan of The Cleveland Orchestra as well as Cleveland Sports teams. Cindy enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Toni has 17 years of experience as a Licensed Dental Hygienist and loves working at Avon Lake Family
Dental Care because of all the interesting people from all different walks of life. She feels it’s been especially wonderful since she moved to western Cleveland suburbs last year and has received great recommendations from patients on places to eat, things to do, and what doctors to see.
Her husband Brian’s job with Nestlé brought their family to Avon. She has 3 wonderful sons who keep her very
busy! She loves reading, running, Netflix, and dogs (especially her new rescue puppy Moose). She thinks she’s an amateur Cafélier, but most likely just really addicted to coffee.
Danyele is a seasoned Dental Assistant with over 13 years of experience. She loves getting to know the patients while providing excellent care. Danyele is on the go all day long, sharing an energy that is contagious. She enjoys camping and boating with her husband, whom she’s been married to for over 22 years. In the off-season, she enjoys a good book to read.
Annie is here from the beautiful island of Hawaii with her fiancé Marc and two kids. She brings over 20 years of dental experience to our dental team. She has been in pediatric dentistry since 1996 and general dentistry since 2017. Annie loves interacting with and getting to know her patients. She is passionate about educating her patients and lives by this motto, “Brush the teeth that you want to keep”. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, and doing various outdoor activities including hiking and going for walks.
Dana graduated from Ohio Business College in 2007 and started at our office in 2008 as a Dental Assistant but has recently transitioned to a Front Desk Receptionist. She is from Grafton but now resides in
North Olmsted with her husband and two sons. She enjoys the outdoors, spinning, and spending time with friends and family.