Avon Lake, OH
The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Glenn Kuemerle, DDS
Dr. Glenn Kuemerle is a Canton,Ohio native and a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. Dr. Kuemerle has been practicing in Avon Lake, Ohio since 1994. He has completed an advanced curriculum in cosmetic dentistry and functional rehabilitation with his primary concentration on the TMJ. He once was an avid runner and guitar player, but now spends his free time "running" between the activities of his four children. Dr. Kuemerle's advanced training includes the following classes at the Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Study: Therapy For Intermediate To Advanced TMJ, TMJ Diagnostics And Basic Management, Diagnosis and Treatment Of Masticatory System Problems, Diagnosis And Treatment Of Occlusal Problems, Concepts Of Complete Dentistry Series 1, 2, 3. Dr. Kuemerle is also a member of the Lorain County Dental Society, Ohio Dental Association, American Dental Association, and American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry .
Tikia is our receptionist and she is enjoys the opportunity to learn while using her customer service skills to welcome each patient. Tikia has four daughters and a son and enjoys spending time with her family and reading.
Corinne is our part-time dental hygienist. She has been working in our dental practice before Dr. Kuemerle. Graduating from Cuyahoga Community College in 1978. She is certified to perform local anesthesia (making your dental visit comfortable). She is also able to work in the office when Dr. Kuemerle is not present. Corinne's sons have both graduated from college. Enjoys walking her dog Sadie as well as enjoying golf and yoga. Just recently she has took up watercolor painting. Corinne is currently President of a local women's Irish organization. Corinne, a team player is outgoing, friendly and compassionate and enjoys seeing and meeting new patients while helping them to keep their smiles healthy.
Kim is a Certified Ohio Dental Assistant (CODA) with an Ohio Dental Radiology License, trained and certified in CPR/AED through the American Heart Association and Nitrous Oxide/Sedation Monitoring per the Ohio Dental Board requirements. She is a volunteer member of the Commission on Ohio Dental Assistant Certification. Dentistry has been her passion since the tender age of three years old. She loves animals, enjoys decorating her home and has a green thumb.
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 and trust and sharing her knowledge of dentistry with patients. Cindy grew up in North Olmsted, Ohio and currently resides in Avon Lake, Ohio. Cindy and her husband Dave own a Coffee Shop in Avon Lake (Rio Cafe). However, that is his passion, hers is dentistry. They 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.