Ryan Glass/RDH & Implant Treatment Coordinator
Ryan graduated from THE Ohio State University in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. He was even a Stoner Periodontics & Implant Specialists’ team member during his time at OSU. Ryan particularly enjoys the surgical aspects connected with his job as well as the wonderful opportunity for patient interaction. In his previous life, Ryan was a storm chaser! He would love to visit the Maldives in the Indian Ocean. He is a sports enthusiast with obvious loyalty to the Buckeyes. He enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons and he loves to travel.
Katie Rausch/Dental Assistant
Katie joined Stoner Periodontics & Implant Specialists in 2006 while finishing up her studies at the Ohio Institute of Health Careers. She graduated with her radiology certificate. She loves working in the dental field because of the interaction she has with patients and the ability to help them achieve optimal dental health. When she’s not at work she enjoys time spent with her family, friends, and her dog. Katie adores her baby nephew and niece! In her free time, Katie enjoys using her talented makeup skills to beautify others! Katie is a Columbus expert in dining out!
Lewis was born and raised right here in Columbus, Ohio and currently lives in Grove City with his wife Tiffany, his two boys, Luke and John. The family pet is an English Bulldog named Lola. Lewis graduated from Grove City High School 1998. He then went on to pursue a degree in the dental field, at THE Ohio State University. In 2003 he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene. Lewis was the recipient of the 2003 Hu-friedy Golden Scaler Award, which recognizes the student with the best hand and clinical skills. In his spare time, Lewis enjoys coaching his boys’ football and wrestling teams. He also likes the outdoors and you can find him most of the summer and fall camping or hiking in southern Ohio with his wife and kids.
Robin joined Stoner Periodontics & Implant Specialists in September 2014 with 12 years of prior periodontal experience in the central Ohio region. She values the communication, interaction and ability to impact, not only each patient’s oral health but his or her overall health. She enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband, Clint. Some of her hobbies include cooking (her husband says she is the BEST cook ever), gardening, antiquing, and reading. She and her husband just recently welcomed their first child & are very busy being new parents.
Tara Yutzy/Administrative Support
Tara graduated from a comprehensive Dental Assisting program in 1991. After several years working in general practice in Pennsylvania, she joined Stoner Periodontics & Implant Specialists in 2002. On any given day you will be lucky to be greeted by her warm & sincere attitude. Tara is available to answer your questions and make you feel comfortable while spending time in our office. When she is not supporting our office & clinical teams she is engaged in numerous basketball, soccer & 4H events with her three busy children.
Sarah graduated from THE Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene in May of 2015. Sarah really enjoys the dental field because of the impact she can have on her patients’ overall health. Sarah comes from a small town in Eastern Ohio and goes back as often as she can. In her free time, she likes to travel, read, and spend time with her family and friends.
Ikia is our Appointment Coordinator here at Stoner Periodontics & Implant Specialists. Before coming to our practice, she worked as a Certified Dental Assistant for over 15 years in general dentistry. The experience and knowledge of dentistry that she has make her a great asset to our front desk team. She truly enjoys interacting with the patients and seeing them smile is the highlight of her day. When Ikia isn’t working she enjoys spending time with her son Che’ and traveling to her hometown of New York City to visit family and friends.
Jennifer is the Appointment Coordinator at Stoner Periodontic & Implant Specialists. She graduated with a Business Management degree in 2009 and has over 6 years of management experience. Prior to joining Stoner, Jennifer worked as an Area Manager and oversaw multiple locations in urgent care dental offices. Jennifer comes from a small town and loves the city life since moving to Columbus in January of 2016. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, including trying new restaurants and places to shop. Jennifer also has two dogs that she enjoys taking on long walks and spoiling.
Kristen graduated from Lorain County Community College in 2009 with an Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Kristen moved from Cleveland to Columbus in 2012. Kristen really enjoys being a treatment coordinator at Stoner Periodontics because she is able to utilize her clinical knowledge and skills to assist patients in having a better understanding of their treatment. In her free time, Kristen enjoys going on hiking and camping trips with her husband and daughter.
Heather Love is the Operations Manager at Stoner Periodontic & Implant Specialists, where she provides operational leadership to all aspects of the Practice including resource management, staffing needs, growth, teamwork, and culture. Previously, Heather served as the clinical director at Great Nursing Care and as an RN case manager at Gem City Home Care. She also has an extensive background in clinical research, serving as nurse manager at Columbus Clinical Research. Heather received her LPN from Muskingum-Perry Career Center and her RN, Associate’s Degree in Nursing, from Ohio University. Heather enjoys spending time with her son and daughter and keeping busy with their various activities. She also enjoys spending time with her close family and animals. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, shopping and reading.
Michelle is our insurance benefits coordinator at Stoner Periodontic & Implant Specialists. She has been working with our team since April 2016. Michelle has been working in the dental field since 1988, starting in a pediatric dental office. She was born and raised here in Columbus. Michelle has been married for 30 years to her loving husband, has 3 daughters, and two grandchildren. Michelle loves spending time on the weekends boating at Indian Lake and sitting around the campfire with her family and friends. In the fall, she loves watching her daughter cheer for her high school football team on Friday nights.
Emily graduated in 2013 from Shawnee State University with an Associates of Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She has worked in general practices for a little over 4 years, and loves the transition into working in a surgical setting. Emily loves being a part of the Stoner Periodontics and Implant Specialists team. She enjoys getting to know patients and helping them achieve their goals for their oral health and overall well being. Emily lives in Chillicothe with her husband and dog. In her free time she enjoys doing Crossfit, spending time with family and friends, doing many outdoor activities, and traveling.
Carol is a native of Philadelphia and relocated to Columbus over 20 years ago. Carol brings over 30 years of medical and dental experience and is a great addition to our team. Carol is an avid Buckeye fan and in her free time enjoys games with her family/dogs, horseback riding, gardening, and cycling.