The Signature Smiles Family Dentistry Team
Michelle Miller, Office Manager
Michelle began her work in the dental field in 2006. Since then, she has worked as a dental assistant, specialist assistant, front desk coordinator, treatment coordinator, and now office manager. She enjoys keeping up with the ever-changing field through continuing education courses. She also attends team-building seminars because she knows that teamwork is key to a happy and successful work environment.
When not at work, Michelle loves spending time with her husband and their two children, Corbin and Ellie. She can often be found at Corbin’s baseball games or Ellie’s dance classes, and she hopes to be able to travel the world with her husband once their kids are grown. Some of Michelle’s favorite people are her handy, adventurous brother, Danny, and her smart, creative sister, Lauren. Michelle also loves everything fall (football, sweatshirts, falling leaves, fall food…), Mexican food, and date nights with her husband.
Ashley Dozanti, Front Office Lead
Ashley has worked in the medical field for almost 10 years. She joined the Signature Smiles team in 2015, and has enjoyed being more hands-on with the marketing events this past year. Ashley is very excited for this new opportunity and is looking forward to learning and growing with the team. When not working, Ashley loves spending time with her husband, their daughter, Natalie and Charley their family dog. Ashley and her husband moved the family back to their hometown of Ravenna where they have been putting a lot of their time into their own fixer upper. Ashley also enjoys going to Cavs games and country concerts with her husband, taking her daughter to her 1st year of dance class, being involved with her church, and having girls night with her group of friends. She is determined to visit Italy and Ireland with her family one day as she loves to travel and see new places. Ashley’s favorite season is Fall and her favorite holiday is Christmas.
Shelley Chopak, Front Office Lead
Shelley has worked in the dental field for over 19 years. More than anything, she loves to show patients than going to the dentist doesn’t have to be scary or unpleasant. Ensuring patient comfort and easing patients’ anxiety are #1 on her list! Outside of work, Shelley loves to decorate cakes, get involved with community activities (especially with church), and spend time with her nieces and nephews. She has a Mastiff mix named Sampson, who she rescued and nursed back to great health through lots of love and care.
Jessica Montgomery, Lead Assistant
Jessica graduated from Stow High School in 2007. Passionate about helping people, she originally went to medical assisting school but then received an opportunity for a career in dentistry, which she loves. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, watching and playing sports, and vacationing at the beach. She was in gymnastics for 12 years when she was younger, and one day, she would love to travel to Ireland. Jessica has two children, Cameron and Jordyn.
Mashala Lorentz, Dental Assistant
Mashala Lorentz is a graduate of the Dental Assistant Program at the Lorain County JVS, before which she found work taking care of people as a home health aid and as a juvenile corrections officer. She was born and raised in an Army family, having traveled all around the world while her father served in the 82nd Airborne. In her free time, she enjoys being with her husband, who she has known for over 17 years, and their two daughters, whether that means at one of the kids’ sporting events or on a relaxing vacation. She recently started running 5k races as she enjoys the determination it takes to train and compete. Mashala also likes playing softball, reading, and having the occasional “fancy” dinner date with her husband.
Ashley Rice, Treatment Plan Coordinator
Ashley has been in dentistry for over two years. She has enjoyed everything she’s learned as a dental assistant, and she’s looking forward to learning much more about other aspects of dentistry. In her free time, Ashley enjoys kayaking, playing volleyball, and snowboarding. She also loves to go fishing, as it’s something she’s been doing since she was little with her father. Her family and pets are very dear to Ashley, and they help her strive to work hard in all aspects of her life.
Tiffany Murphy, Dental Hygienist/Gum Therapist
Tiffany is a dental hygienist and a graduate of NHTI-Concord. Originally from a small town in the white mountains of Northern New Hampshire, she tries to visit her family there as often as she can. She is now living in the Kent area with her boyfriend and enjoying what Ohio has to offer. Tiffany loves to hike, snowmobile, snowshoe, kayak, and go four wheeling.
Keylon Huff, Filling Specialist/EFDA
Keylon is an expanded functions dental auxiliary who plans on becoming a dentist in the near future. He is also a 10-year veteran chef, an Aries, and a video game champion. In his spare time, he likes to read fiction, ride motorcycles, sail, and fly helicopters. Keylon has two amazing cats named Scrambles and Cheese.
Convenient Scheduling Options
We know your schedule is packed, so we aim to make it easy to fit your family’s dental appointments into your life. Looking for a dentist open on Saturday so no one has to miss work or school? Signature Smiles offers appointments every Saturday. We also offer early morning and evening appointments, so you can be sure to find a time that works best for you.
Need an emergency dentist to care for a broken tooth or severe tooth pain? We set aside time in our schedule every day for dental emergencies. You shouldn’t have to suffer in pain, and with Signature Smiles’ prompt emergency appointments, you won’t have to!
Contact us today to schedule convenient appointments for the entire family.
Our state-of-the-art equipment allows our team to provide you with effective and efficient care while keeping you comfortable.
- Digital X-rays (safe & comfortable for patients of all ages)
- Intraoral Camera (you see what we see with pictures of your mouth)
- DIAGNOdent® (earlier detection of cavities and decay)
- Isolite® Patient Comfort System (no more rinse breaks needed, and you can rest your jaw while we work)
- Laser Dentistry for Cosmetic Procedures and Gum Disease (cutting-edge laser technology provides a non-invasive alternative to traditional surgery)
We warranty all dental work completed at Signature Smiles Family Dentistry for a period of five years. If you experience any issues, including fillings that fall out or implants that fail, just call us. We’ll fix your smile again at no cost to you.
Call our office to learn more about our five-year dental warranty.
We Love Our Streetsboro & Elyria Communities!
Participating in community events is just another way in which we are continuously striving to promote wellness and positivity in our community. Just as we are dedicated to your oral health, we’re also compelled to make a difference right here in Streetsboro and Elyria, OH. Whether we’re reading to help young minds grow or helping families at festivals, we are dedicated to our communities here.