You know, we're really blessed with having a great staff. We have a lot of loyal employees that have been with us for a long time that do an exceptional job. We really foster the environment where they're really invested in the practice and how it runs. They make a lot of decisions, and I think because we create that environment, they want to stay and work here. It's a great relationship. It's kind of like family. It's great seeing their kids grow up and everything. It's a lot of fun to come to work to be honest with you.
We will listen intently to your smile goals and concerns to provide the best care we can. We will also thoroughly explain your treatment options and what to expect from each procedure so there will be no surprises. We can’t wait to get to know your whole family and help improve your pearly whites!
Patsy earned her bachelor’s degree from Wittenberg University in 1983, and her first job out of college was right here at Bell Dental Group working for the father of Drs. Dave and Chuck Bell! We are fairly certain the office wouldn’t run properly without Patsy completing her work behind the scenes. She takes care of payroll, HR, banking, and accounts payable, and our staff absolutely notices the hard work she completes each day. Patsy especially enjoys her “cloffice” workspace where she can focus on the details of her work.
When away from the “cloffice,” Patsy is enjoying her family. She enjoys laughing and hanging out with her son, who is finishing his mechanical engineering degree at University of Cincinnati. Patsy’s daughter lives in Michigan, but they talk every day and enjoy visits together. Patsy especially enjoys visiting her “granddog,” Otis the pug. Patsy has been happily married for 30 years. She and her husband enjoy playing disc golf and tasting wine. Last year they began the ultimate challenge of playing disc golf in every state. They played over 100 times and crossed 14 states off their list! Of course, they would also love to find a nice bed and breakfast and winery near the course to enjoy!
Kathy has been helping our patients understand the financial aspect of their care since 2010. Before that, she worked in a variety of aspects of dentistry for nearly 20 years! This job is special for Kathy. She enjoys getting to work with some of the best dentists in Cincinnati and helping patients achieve top-notch dentistry.
Kathy raised four sons and now has three granddaughters and two grandsons (with one arriving in late 2017!). She enjoys every second she gets to spend with them. Kathy also loves to cook, bake, and go on vacations with her husband of almost 35 years.
Chelsy began her career in dentistry as a dental assistant and later cross-trained as a front desk and administrative employee. She has been a member of our Bell Dental Group team since 2011. Chelsy really enjoys her job because she loves helping people! She enjoys making sure our patients leave with all of their questions answered and feeling that they have received the best care. Chelsy likes adding her sense of humor into her daily job so that patients and staff have a fun, enjoyable experience.
When Chelsy is away from work, she enjoys spending time with her family. Her son has many sporting events on the weekends, and her daughter is involved in both local and out-of-state theater productions. Chelsy also enjoys reading and cooking.
Hannah has been helping our office run more smoothly since 2012. She most enjoys interacting with her patients and fellow co-workers. The people in our office make her day interesting and fun. When she is not in the office, Hannah enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is also an avid bird watcher and often takes trips to Tennessee to enjoy the beautiful nature. Some of the other places she’s visited are Montana, Alaska, Hawaii, and the rainforests of South America.
Laurie has been working in the dental field for nearly 30 years! She’s been a part of Bell Dental Group since 1993. She earned an associate’s degree in liberal arts from the University of Cincinnati and then graduated from the Institute of Medical-Dental Technology. She has completed HIPPA, OSHA, Club Lighthouse, and Dentrix training as well as various courses in SMC management, excellence in cosmetic dentistry, and a course called “Top institutes stop cancellations” from J.P. Institutes. Laurie truly is a member of our Bell Dental Group family, and she enjoys seeing patients grow into the family (with better oral health!) as well.
Outside of work, Laurie enjoys painting, gardening, hiking, and playing Texas Hold’em. She also has a passion for interior design.
Jen has been working in dentistry since 2015, and she joined our team at Bell Dental Group in 2016. She greatly enjoys interacting with patients and helping them find solutions when they are afraid, worried, or confused about their care or insurance. The best part of Jen’s job is seeing the happiness on a patient’s face when she is able to alleviate their concerns and leave them knowing that they have received the wonderful care they want and need.
In her free time, Jen does freelance photography. She enjoys being able to capture a child’s personality and preserving a moment in time. She has been married to her husband since 2009, and they have a delightfully energetic and bright 4-year-old son. Jen also likes to work out, do yoga, and play tennis.
Katie has been serving dental patients since 2014 and recently joined our Bell Dental Group team in 2017. She truly enjoys helping patients maximize their insurance benefits to the fullest! This allows them to afford the best dental care from providers whose number one concern is the patient’s oral health. Katie loves working in an office where the dentists and staff can take their career seriously but still know how to laugh!
Katie enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling to new places, and going to concerts. She also enjoys baking and playing in a community volleyball league.
Megan was born and raised right here in Cincinnati. She attended The Ohio State University, where she studied education. Megan now spends her days in the fun and positive environment at Bell Dental Group. She enjoys getting to know her fellow employees and the patients who enter our office.
Megan and her husband have been married since 2014 and have a dog named Connor. When away from the office, she enjoys hiking and hopes to one day visit each of our beautiful national parks. Megan also likes to play basketball and softball, and she loves spending time with her friends and family.
Jamie began her career in the dental field in 2003. She joined our team in 2015 and has been working hard for our patients ever since. In addition to her dental assisting certifications, Jame is a licensed radiographer and is certified with N2O. She maintains her skill level by taking regular continuing education courses. Jamie enjoys working with her patients and helping them become comfortable eating again. She loves seeing her patients smile after they have cosmetic work done.
Jamie has three beautiful children she enjoys spending time with. They like to be outside hiking and biking whenever possible. She is also active in her church and other community outreach programs. Jamie volunteers with her church’s children’s ministry and ministry for addicted women.
Jenny’s dental career began in 1995. She has been a member of our Bell Dental Group family since 1999. In addition to her dental assisting certifications, Jenny has earned a license in radiology and has completed courses in Invisalign, SomnoMed, Dentrix, and other topics to help her better serve patients. Jenny highly values the relationships she has with patients. The bond she has with patients builds additional trust, and Jenny works to provide the exceptional care patients deserve. Knowing she can change someone’s life by helping them smile is the most rewarding part of Jenny’s job.
When she is not working, Jenny loves watching her children play sports, hiking, swimming, and spending time with her beautiful family. Family is everything to Jenny.
Beth has been assisting our dentists since 2007. She is a certified dental assistant and has certifications in coronal polishing and radiology. Beth has completed additional courses focused on dental implants, dentures, sleep apnea, and special needs patients. She enjoys meeting new people and building lasting relationships here at the office. More than anything, Beth gets satisfaction from helping patients feel great about smiling again.
When away from work, Beth enjoys spending time with her family. She has two young children: a boy and a girl. She and her husband spend as much time as they can taking the kids to the park, zoo, museum, and more. Beth’s hobbies include shopping and photography.
Ernie has been a part of our family since 2006, and she already had nine years of experience when she joined our team! She is certified in CPR, radiology, and DANB and as an expanded functions dental assistant.
Ernie loves her job because she enjoys brightening smiles, building her patients’ confidence, and building connections with patients. Her co-workers are her extended family, and our office is her home away from home. She is proud to work with doctors and a staff who provide exceptional care for patients.
In her free time, Ernie enjoys getting dressed up and participating in functions with her husband and family. They enjoy traveling all over the world, whether it is visiting relatives in Atlanta or vacationing in Australia!
Tiffany is one of the newest faces at Bell Dental Group. She joined our team in January 2017, but she has been a member of the dental community since 2004. She is a certified dental assistant and has completed training in coronal polishing. Tiffany really loves helping people smile and giving them the confidence they need to smile all the time!
In her free time, you’ll find Tiffany spending time with her two sons, niece, and nephews. She especially enjoys watching her boys play basketball and football.
Patty earned her degree from The Ohio State University. She began working in dentistry nearly 40 years ago and joined our team in 2002. In addition to her degree, Patty has completed coursework in cosmetic dentistry at the Las Vegas Institute and became a certified dental assistant at the Institute of Medical-Dental Technology. She has a license in radiology and regularly completes courses in Dentrix to keep up with the educational requirements for her career. Patty’s favorite part of being a dental assistant is being able to help patients overcome their fears by treating them like family. The office is laid-back, and every patient is treated with a personal touch to ensure top-notch service.
Patty is part of a huge family, so a lot of her free time is spent with them. She also enjoys nature and animals so much that she has a neighborhood deer who eats from her hand! Hiking and visiting the zoo are always on Patty’s to-do list! She enjoys reconnecting with old friends and traveling with the time she has gained since leaving her part-time work at Music Hall.
Abby joined our Bell Dental Group family in 2014 as a recent grad from Scarlet Oaks Community College, where she earned her dental assistant accreditation. She has also completed a course on radiology. Abby enjoys being able to help others, and the team at our office is a second family to her. Our patients and staff help to make this job extremely rewarding.
When away from the office, Abby enjoys furthering her education at the University of Cincinnati. She also loves to bake, paint, and hang out with her friends.
Beth has spent her entire career in dentistry right here with Bell Dental Group. She has been helping patients for nearly 30 years! She graduated from the University of Cincinnati and has maintained her skills by completing continuing education courses with our office team. Beth enjoys caring for patients’ oral and overall health. After so many years, she has been able to build long-lasting relationships with patients, who now feel like family.
In her free time, Beth likes to be with her family. They love to travel, especially to Arizona. She volunteers at her children’s school and at her church, and in the remaining time, you might find Beth taking a boot camp workout or spinning class.
Casey began her career as a dental hygienist in 2003 and joined our team shortly after in 2004. She has an associate’s degree in applied science from the University of Cincinnati, and she is continually taking classes so that she can stay up to date with the latest technology and best techniques. Casey loves that she gets to work with some of her best friends and enjoys what she does! She enjoys building relationships with her patients and loves that they can always pick up right where they left off.
Casey and her husband enjoy spending time with their friends and family. They love to travel and spend time at the beach. In her free time, Casey likes to work out and train for half marathons as well as spend time with her three rescue dogs.
Laura joined our team at Bell Dental Group in 2011, but she has been working in dentistry since 1997. She earned her bachelor’s degree in health science from Northern Kentucky University and is registered with the state of Ohio for dental hygiene. Laura works hard to continue her education with topics that will enrich her skill set so that she is better able to help her patients. She really enjoys building relationships with patients and enjoying the workday with her co-workers.
Laura is married with three beautiful children who keep her busy with soccer and softball. She is active with her church and enjoys volunteering for various projects. Laura also enjoys exploring new places to eat with her family.
Diana earned two degrees from The Ohio State University, one in education and the other in dental hygiene, before beginning her career in dentistry in 1997. Diana joined our team in 2012 and has been helping patients ever since. The best part of Diana’s day is meeting and getting to educate patients about their oral health. Diana also enjoys being a part of a team that works together to provide the best experience for our patients. When her patients leave the office, Diana is proud to know that they are leaving with clean and healthy teeth.
Diana has two adult children: Andrew, who graduated from The Ohio State University, and Alexandrea, who graduated from Xavier University. When not at work, Diana enjoys riding and showing her thoroughbred horse, Bailey. She also enjoys traveling, playing tennis, and working out.
Heather has been a valued member of our team since 2005, but she began her career in the dental field nearly 30 years ago! Heather earned her bachelor’s degree from The Ohio State University and is registered as a dental hygienist in the state of Ohio. She is also CPR certified. Heather enjoys getting to know her patients; when patients feel like friends, her job is more gratifying.
In her free time, Heather enjoys going on vacation with her friends and family. She also likes to relax by taking her dogs on long walks.
Julia has been serving the patients of Bell Dental Group since 2009. She joined our team soon after graduating from Raymond Walters College (now UC Blue Ash College) with an associate’s degree in applied science. She continues her education with at least 24 hours of continuing education hours every two years. The best part of Julia’s job is building positive relationships with patients. She hopes to make a positive impact on each patient’s oral health as well as their life.
Julia enjoys spending time with her family. She has a baby boy and a dog that she enjoys spoiling. In her spare time, Julia enjoys running and taking her dog, Lucy, on long walks.
Julie has been with Bell Dental Group since the beginning of her career in 2001. She earned her associate’s degree in applied science from Raymond Walters College (now UC Blue Ash College), and she works hard to continue her education each year so that she can best serve her patients. Julie views our office as her home away from home. She loves the personable atmosphere and hopes that patients feel the same. She also adores her co-workers!
Julie is married with two boys but admits that being a full-time working mom makes hobbies a challenge! Julie and her family enjoy hiking and biking the Loveland Bike Trail and spending their summer vacations in Destin, Florida.
Julie earned her associate’s degree in dental hygiene from Raymond Walters College (now known as UC Blue Ash College). She began her career in 2009 and joined our team shortly after in 2011. Julie loves seeing new and current patients come into our office. She is proud knowing that she is making a difference in people’s oral health, and she loves her co-workers!
Julie enjoys running with Queen City Running Club and participates in many races throughout the year including the Flying Pig (a race that Bell Dental Group sponsors!). Julie has two daughters, and they enjoy camping together during the summer.
Sallie has been working in the dental field for nearly 30 years, but she has been a valued member of our team since 2009. She earned her associate’s degree in applied science from Shawnee State University and keeps up to date with the latest in dentistry through continuing education seminars and online training. Sallie loves the group of people she gets to work with, both co-workers and patients!
When not at work, Sallie enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. They enjoy taking family vacations and attending the kids’ sporting and school events.