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Meet Our Team of Experts at Infinite Smiles | Powell, OH

Meet Our Team of Experts at Infinite Smiles

Meet the Team

On your first visit to Infinite Smiles, you will notice right away that our staff is a cut above the typical dental office crew. Every member of our team is not only extremely knowledgeable in dental health care, but they are also dedicated to providing a personable and pleasant service. The staff in our Powell, OH location will make sure you experience the type of care that will leave you looking forward to your next visit to Infinite Smiles.

Faith

Certified Dental Assistant

Faith has a passion for delivering each of her patients great oral care while working to build a more beautiful smile. As a dental assistant, Faith works with patients on preventive dental treatments and restorative care. She works chairside with the dentists at Infinite Smiles to create beautiful, durable restorations.

Faith earned her dental assistant certificate from Dental Assisting at Hayes Tech School. She also served as a surgical dental assistant in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic at the Ohio State University College of Dentistry, where she was nominated for the Distinguished Staff Award.

Faith was a surgical dental assistant at Oral and Facial Surgeons of Ohio and currently teaches courses as a surgical dental assistant for 3D Summit.

Andrew

Director of Operations

Andrew attended the Ohio State University with the dream of becoming a dentist but changed his emphasis to business during school. After spending years working in finance, Andrew found himself coming full circle to pursuing his dreams of working in the dental field.

At Infinite Smiles, Andrew works with all departments to oversee budgetary issues, day-to-day operations, maintain a safe and healthy work environment, and above all, enhance the patient experience. Andrew works closely with each department of Infinite Smiles to ensure that each staff member has the resources, continuing education, and tools to give patients a wonderful dental experience.

Kelsey

Registered Dental Hygienist, Expanded Functions Dental Assistant, Phlebotomist

Kelsey is one of Infinite Smiles’ talented dental hygienists who works with patients to reduce the risk of tooth decay and gum disease.

A dental hygienist oversees oral health screenings and helps patients rid their teeth of harmful plaque and bacteria. A dental hygienist at Infinite Smiles also coaches patients on best at-home oral health practices and nutritional counseling.

Kelsey graduated from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. While at Ohio State University, she completed courses in orthodontic treatments. She holds a certification in expanded functions dental auxiliary and is a phlebotomist, a medical professional trained to draw blood. Kelsey loves her work here at Infinite Smiles, especially helping patients improve their oral health through the latest dental technology.

Laura

Registered Dental Hygienist

Patients of all ages and dental conditions can trust Laura for their dental exams and cleanings. She uses the most gentle techniques and modern tools to help patients maintain beautiful teeth and gums.

Laura believes that every patient is different, and she knows that every day at the office is different. She finds fulfillment in helping patients battle serious oral health problems or even minor cosmetic problems, such as getting rid of a little coffee stain.

Laura started with Infinite Smiles after graduating from the Ohio State University in 2012. She has certifications in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, CPR, and blood draws for dental surgeries. When she’s away from the office, she enjoys playing violin, playing tennis, rollerblading, doing many outdoor activities, and rooting for Cleveland sports teams.

Mariana

Certified Dental Assistant

Patients of Infinite Smiles can depend on Mariana’s 14 years in the dental field working with high-end boutique private practices. Mariana is passionate about the artistic side of smile reconstruction for very personal reasons, as she has firsthand experience at how a smile makeover can change a person’s life.

Mariana treats every patient like a member of her family and has the skills to help them achieve a beautiful smile. Mariana has studied cosmetic dental restorations at Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental Studies — one of the most prestigious dental continuing education institutes in the world.

Mariana is also a surgical dental assistant for 3D Summit and teaches courses for Dentsply Sirona. Before starting her career in dentistry, Marianna was in culinary arts.

Marina

Master of Dental Technology, Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Marina wears many hats, serving as a dental assistant, dental technician, and ceramist. She has spent the last 14 years working as a dental assistant and dental technician.

At Infinite Smiles, Marina works with dentists to assist in building beautiful patient smiles. She assists the dentists by taking impressions, creating wax-ups, maintaining diagnostic records, and using digital smile design tools to create lifelike restorations.

Marina has trained with some of the best smile makeover masters in dentistry in the United States and Europe, including the prestigious Christian Ferrari Academy in France. She is a certified member of the International Digital Smile Design Team and holds a membership with the American Society of Master Dental Technologists.

Sophia

Editor in Chief, Concierge

Your warm and friendly visit at Infinite Smiles starts with Sophia. As the practice concierge, she greets every patient and assists them to the correct treatment room.

Sophia earned her Undergraduate Degree in English Literature and Creative Writing, and her Master’s Degree in Poetic Practice from Royal Holloway University of London. With her extensive background in academic writing and research, Sophia writes and edits articles relating to dental studies and new dental technology for Infinite Smiles.

Since moving to America in 2015, Sophia has enjoyed sharing a variety of English recipes and celebrations with the office, as well as taking part in new American holidays for the first time. She also enjoys playing in recreational sports leagues, live music and traveling.

Paul

Chief Technology Officer

With a lifelong interest in computers and gadgets, Paul has spent the last two years working with Infinite Smiles. He was drawn to Infinite Smiles because of the high level of technology incorporated in every facet of the practice — from the patients operatories to the front office.

Dr. Patel was an earlier adopter to new dental technology. Paul now carries on that effort by seeking new initiatives through research and development and identifying new tech opportunities. During a visit to Infinite Smiles, you’ll quickly see Paul’s influence. The practice features state-of-the-art equipment, convenient software, and systems to improve how the practice treats its patients.

Megan

Director of Marketing & Education

In her role, Megan handles educational services for patients and shows the community how Infinite Smiles can change someone’s smile.

Megan provides patients with great information and online tools to enhance their dental experience. She takes satisfaction in promoting a team that is so progressive in its approach to patient care and genuine in its desire to provide the very best care.

Megan is an Ohio University graduate with 15 years of experience in marketing and public relations. She is called both personally and professionally to help others through charitable fundraising, event planning, and marketing.

When she’s not working, Megan is involved in children’s ministries, and she enjoys her most challenging and rewarding role as wife and mother.

Jacki

Treatment Coordinator

Jacki has more than 20 years’ experience working in a dental office, both as a dental assistant and in practice management. Patients can take comfort knowing that Jacki has seen — and helped treat — almost every dental issue.

She prides herself in her ability to help patients achieve optimum oral health or to get the smile they have always wanted. Patients report to Jacki to set up treatments for simple fillings or even full-mouth reconstructions. Whatever your dental needs, Jacki will give you a comprehensive treatment plan that will fit your schedule and budget.

Jacki formerly trained as a nationally board certified dental assistant in her hometown of Boston. She lived in New Hampshire for more than 30 years, where she raised her family and enjoyed hiking, skiing, and traveling.