Our Staff

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient, comprehensive treatment. Our team consists of a group of extremely talented and caring professionals, with over 100 years of combined orthodontic experience. We are fortunate to have Certified Orthodontic Technicians, a lab technician and a dental hygienist. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advancements by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars. Our motto is simple: we treat our patients like family!

We are now an AOAC Team Certified practice! This designation is provided by a leading education and training company for the orthodontic industry. Achieving this level of accomplishment means that our team has completed countless hours of education, knowledge and testing procedures in the field of orthodontics. You can feel better about the level of care you receive by knowing that our team is dedicated to furthering our knowledge and expertise in the field of orthodontics.

 

KatieKatie – Treatment Coordinator

Katie is a former patient of Dr. Connor's, she graduated from Ohio University with a degree in Business and Finance. Katie enjoys working in Orthodontics because of it's fun, fast, friendly environment. She has four children, lives in Lancaster and enjoys shopping and watching football.

 

kathy.jpgKathy – Scheduling Coordinator

Kathy has been with our office since 2000. She helps schedule appointments and answers questions about orthodontics. Kathy enjoys being with her family and likes to travel, garden and being outdoors.

 

ElantaElanta - Scheduling/Insurance Coordinator

Elanta joined Team Connor in March 2020. Her love for dentistry started when she entered the Dental Assisting Program at Eastland Career Center. She started in Pediatric dentistry but expanded her dental career into orthodontics. When she's not in the office Elanta loves spending time with her son Lochlen and cat Luma. Elanta also enjoys taking mini road trips while spending time with family and friends.

 

vicki.jpgVicki – Certified Orthodontic Assistant

Vicki has been a part of Dr. Connor's team since 1994. She enjoys the fun, friendly atmosphere and watching our patients’ progress throughout their treatment. Vicki enjoys working in orthodontics because it is fast-paced and rewarding. Away from work, she likes spending time with her family, friends and watching sports. Her hobbies include shopping, sports and trips to the beach.

 

jan.jpgJan – Dental Hygienist, Certified Orthodontic Assistant

Jan has been working with Dr. Connor since 1987. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a degree in dental hygiene. Jan has a strong connection with 4H and the farming community. In her spare time, Jan farms and takes care of her older neighbor. She loves doing outdoor activities with her husband and their two grown children.

 

kaylapic2Kayla- Orthodontic Assistant 

Kayla has recently finished the Dental Assisting program at the Fairfield Career Center. Her love for dentistry started in general dentistry, but she also had interest in orthodontics. When she's not at the office she likes to spend time with her son Camden, Kayla also enjoys camping and hiking.

 

ashlynAshlyn- Orthodontic Assistant 

Ashlyn joined Team Connor in the beginning of Summer 2017. She was a former patient of Dr. Connors, and that's when her love for dentistry began. When she's not at the office, Ashlyn likes to relax, be outside and spend time with her family.

 

CIMG7443_resizedPeggie - Orthodontic Assistant

Peggie joined Team Connor in January 2018. She has been working in the dental field for 30 years. Peggie serves as a chairside assistant and also enjoys working one on one with the patients . Her hobbies include spending time with her grandchildren, working out at the Y, bike riding and family vacations.