It is our mission to strive for, attain and deliver the highest level of dental care for our patients.
We will treat every patient in a caring, concerned, empathetic, understanding, honest and professional manner.
We will maintain the highest ethical, personal and professional standards possible.
We will dedicate ourselves towards fostering a friendly, positive, professional, supportive, educational,
stimulating and family oriented dental office environment.
Karlei began her career at East Center Dental in 2006. She’s worn a few different hats since she started and became Team Leader in April of 2015. She loves helping the doctors and team get patients healthy. She also takes care of the marketing for ECD and maintains their social media! (Like us on Facebook!) She’s been happily married to Dan since 2001. In 2015, she gave birth to their beautiful son, Oliver. They enjoy spending family time together and traveling. They are foodies who enjoy trying new restaurants and attending concerts.
Chris - Hygienist
Chris graduated from Dental Hygiene School in South Bend in 1986 and has been with East Center Dental for the last 20 years. Chris has 3 grown children and one precious grand baby. She enjoys spending time with her husband fishing and exploring new places along Lake Michigan.
Jennifer – Hygienist
Jennifer has been a familiar face at East Center Dental for many years. She graduated from IPFW in 1989 and has been practicing dental hygiene ever since. She loves to educate our patients. She has 4 children and 1 granddaughter. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family and doing outdoor actives like walking, biking and gardening.
Beronica – Hygienist
Beronica started off in the dental field working at our front office; from there she spent some time as dental assistant until she decided to go to dental hygiene school graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree from IU. She recently continued her education and received her anesthesia license. Beronica is fluent in Spanish and she enjoys offering this service to many of our patients. She is married to her husband, Jason and is the mother of 3 daughters. In her free time she enjoys running and spending time outdoors.
Martha - Hygienist
Martha is a familiar face around East Center Dental! She earned her associates degree in 1996 from IUSB for dental hygiene and has been working here ever since! Her goal as a hygienist is to get patients healthy! She also speaks fluent Spanish. She’s been married to her husband, Terry, for 26 years. When she’s not at work you will find her enjoying a run with her dog Carlos, taking pictures and reading.
Nicole - EFDA
Nicole has been with East Center Dental since 1992. She received her certification for dental assisting from IUSB and received her EFDA certification in 2014. Her kind and caring personality puts our patients at ease. She feels it’s an honor to serve them with they come in for treatment. She is married and is raising 3 active children. When not at working you can find her at either a basketball or baseball game!
Courtney – EFDA
Courtney has been with us since December 2009. She graduated from IPFW as a Certified Dental Assistant with an Associate’s Degree in General Studies. In 2014 she received her Expanded Functions certificate. She loves being a part of the East Center Dental team. She looks forward to many more years providing outstanding care to our patients. She married her best friend and high school sweetheart in 2012. She has three beautiful children, Ezekiel, Alexis and Amelia.
Devan - EFDA
Devan has certifications as an Expanded Function Dental Assistant and also in coronal polishing and caries prevention. She has been a dental assistant for over 9 years and joined East Center Dentals team in the Spring of 2014. Her goal in dentistry is to help patients feel as comfortable as possible when they come into the office. She’s makes our patients feel like one of the family. During her free time Devan enjoys spending time outside with her husband, Chad, and two daughters, Makenlie and Gracie.
Cali - Dental Assistant
Cali has been a Dental Assistant at East Center Dental since 2016. She received her dental education from Ross Medical. Cali loves keeping our patients healthy and her friendly personality makes everyone feel comfortable when they come in for their appointments. She is also a Hairdresser in her home town of North Manchester. In her free time you can expect to find her at the lake with family and friends.
Toni - Dental Assistant
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Jenn - Treatment Coordinator
Jenn started at East Center Dental in Sept. 2005. You will find her helping our patients schedule their upcoming treatment and working with them to find a easy financial plan to fit their treatment into their budget. Jenn has been happily married to her husband Brandon since 2006. They have two children, Mason and Maddie. Jenn enjoys spending time with her family and attending Mason's sporting events and Maddie's chear competitions. She is a lifelong resident of Leesburg, IN.
Sherri - Treatment Coordinator
Sherri graduated from Warsaw Community High School and attended classes at Gulf Coast College in Panama City, FL. She began her career in dentistry in 2009. Sherri serves as a Treatment Coordinator and enjoys helping patients achieve the smile they deserve while getting healthy. She also helps patients with their insurance needs. Sherri and her husband Dan have 3 children, Dallas, Alicia and Emma. They enjoy the outdoors. They can often be found playing voleyball, kayaking and camping. Sherri also enjoys spending time with her twin sister Tifanny.