Goldberg & Bednar D.D.S.

MEET THE STAFF

Our Team Philosophy:

We want our patients to have beautiful smiles and to achieve optimal dental health.  Our patients value the education and the care we provide.  We are devoted to making your experience in our office pleasant by catering to your every dental need.  From scheduling, to budgeting, to helping nervous patients feel comfortable, we are here for you.  Our team cares about getting to know you personally and has a genuine concern for your well being before, during, and after your treatment.

We stay current in the latest technologies by attending professional educations seminars and workshops. All team members are certified in CPR. We hold in-office training and team meetings aimed at discussing patients' needs and how we can provide the best care. 

Dental Hygienists Denise, Cheryl and Linda work as a team to help patients achieve and maintain good oral health. 

 

Denise

Denise received her degree in dental hygiene from Shawnee State University.  She has 20 years experience and has worked in this office since 1998.  She enjoys meeting people.  As a dental hygienist, she wants to help them keep their mouths healthy in the most comfortable way.  

In addition to caring for patients here, Denise  enjoys spending time with her children at home.  She and her husband have a son and a daughter.  They are involved with their children's school and sporting events.   Denise likes to garden, travel, cook and bake.  She attends sporting events of all kinds, is active in her church, and enjoys spending time with her family.

 

Cheryl

Cheryl earned a Bachelors in Dental Hygiene in 1976 and a Bachelors in Education in 1977, both at The Ohio State University.  She started working at this office in 1996.  She enjoys helping people who are fearful have a positive dental experience and to learn about their dental health.

Outside the office, Cheryl enjoys gardening with fish ponds, roses, and perennials.  She paints and is interested in photography.   She stays active with biking, hiking, camping and traveling.    She has been married for over 30 years to her husband, an independent financial advisor.  They have a grown son who works as a restaurant manager.

 

Dental Assistants Jeannette, Julie, Connie, and Jane work with each of the dentists to provide you with the best dental experience possible.

Jeanette

Jeanette started working with Dr. Goldberg in 1995; she has been a dental assistant for over 20 years.  She likes meeting new patients and helping them to relax when they are here for treatment.  She enjoys seeing the results of cosmetic cases and loves her co-workers. 

Outside the office, Jeanette enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter.  During the warm months they spend a lot of time at the pool.  They enjoy bowling, going out to dinner and watching movies together with friends.

 

Julie

Julie has assisted Dr. Goldberg since 2002.  Originally from California, Julie started her career as a dental assistant there.  As an assistant, she feels compassion for people having dental problems.  She likes helping patients have a positive experience in the office.  She enjoys seeing the dramatic results of cosmetic dentistry and being part of a great office team. 

Julie tries to spend as much of her free time as possible with her family.  She is married and has three beautiful children and six wonderful grandchildren.  She likes camping, playing cards, reading, photography, and scrapbooking.  The Dallas Cowboys and Buckeyes are #1 at her house. 

 

Jane

Jane is a dental assistant with certification for expanded functions (EFDA), which means she has been trained to do additional procedures such as placing fillings.  She works primarily with Dr. Bednar.  Jane has worked in our office for a long time and enjoys the lasting relationships she has made with co-workers and patients. 

Jane and her husband both enjoy long distance walking, tending to their garden and spending time with their family.

 

 

 

The Administrative Staff includes Debbie, Lynnette, and Andrea.  They work together to make appointments, maintain up-to-date records and deal with patient treatment planning, financial arrangements and insurance.

Debbie

Debbie has worked with Dr. Goldberg for over 30 years.  She started as a dental assistant and later on earned her EFDA (expanded functions) certification.   At present, Debbie covers the front desk as the appointment secretary.  Because of her knowledge and experience as a dental assistant, she is able to answer many questions patients have regarding their treatment.

At home, Debbie and her husband have a new addition to their family, their dog, Max who joins Mandi who is now 8 years old.  They can be a handful but are learning to get along together.   Debbie is very active in her church and she enjoys gardening and spending time with her extended family.

 

   

Lynnette

Lynnette greets patients with a friendly smile at the front window in the reception area.  She helps schedule appointments and deal with dental insurance issues.  She enjoys working with patients and helping her co-workers. 

Lynnette is married and has two grown daughters and four grandchildren.  In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, reading, going to the movies and eating ethnic food.

 

 Andrea

Andrea joined Dr. Goldberg's practice in March 2015.  She has extensive, long-term experience in the dental industry.  She began here career in the US Navy as a chairside assistant in 1992 and has maintained her assisting credentials while specializing in administration, accounting, and insurance.  As financial coordinator, Andrea is responsible for developing treatment plans to work closely with patients to maximize benefits and decrease out of pocket expenses.  Her knowledge of dentistry is thorough and proficient, and we welcome her to our team.