Meet Our Team

Our Team consists of highly trained individuals who are dedicated to make your visit to our office as comfortable as possible. From the knowledgable administrative staff, to our caring and compassionate clinical team of dental hygienists and assistant, we are constantly striving to provide you with an exceptional dental experience.  


Helen Riebel – Front Desk

Helen has been working at this practice since 1981. Before she became our front desk manager, she was a dental assistant for 22 years. She makes sure our schedule runs smoothly every day and she is very knowledgeable about insurance benefits. When not working, Helen cherishes spending time with her family and friends. 


Ileen Harklerode – Dental Hygienist

Ileen grew up in Youngstown and graduated from YSU in 1988. She has been working with the practice since 2001, where she loves interacting with her patients. Outside work, she spends time with her husband, children and friends. 


Melissa Schweiterman – Dental Hygienist

Melissa grew up in Northwest Ohio and graduated from Sinclair in 2005. She began working in our practice in 2019, where she brings her upbeat personality and quality care to all of our patients. Outside of the office, she is busy selling real estate, spending time with her 5 children, son-in-law, and 2 puppies Maggie and Remi. 

Sarah Currethers – Dental Assistant

Sarah has been working as a dental assistant since 2010 and joined the practice in 2015. At work she makes sure all our patients have the best possible experience during their visit. When out of the office you may find her enjoying all that the city of Columbus has to offer and out with her dog and friends.