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    MEET OUR TEAM
Christine

Christine, Complete Health Advocate and Treatment Coordinator

Christine brings to our practice 26 years of dental expertise. She started her career in cosmetic dentistry as a dental assistant. After one year, she decided to take the knowledge gained from her clinical experience up to the front desk, where she is a dynamo! Christine always gives service with a smile and a little laugh to go with it too!

“I love taking care of patients and getting to know them as family. It is very important to build a relationship with every individual so they have a great experience. It is so exciting working with Dr. Minadeo-Fox and our team, as an advocate for our patient’s oral and overall health.”

Fitting patient’s treatment into their lifestyle is Christine’s personal commitment. The wealth of knowledge due to her years of experience as a dental assistant and her familiarity with every aspect of dental treatment enables her to assist each patient with achieving the smile they deserve.

When at home Christine takes her fuzzy companion Roxie, a Jack Russell, out for long walks. She also loves to hang out with her family, including her niece and nephew. Hiking, gardening and shopping are just a few ways she spends any free time, as well as working with The Lake County Captains Baseball team organization for the last 7 years.

Jamie

Jamie, Oral Wellness Hygienist

When you meet Jamie, she can barely contain her excitement about oral health, it reflects in her smile, is totally contagious and sets her patients at ease!

Jamie graduated from Lakeland Community College's dental hygiene program with honors and commendations for her outstanding skills and leadership in dental hygiene. She relished the opportunity she had to educate and form long term relationships with pediatric, adolescent, adult, geriatric and special needs patients. She brings to the team fresh knowledge and education to support her patients of all ages to improve their oral health and maintain healthy habits.

In her free time, Jamie hangs with her family, they are tight knit and together they enjoy movie nights and bonfires as well as doing home remodeling with her boyfriend. When time allows, she enjoys swimming, exercising, playing volleyball, and has recently tried horseback riding, kayaking and fishing!

Jamie loves to give back to the community to raise awareness about oral cancer, the effects of tobacco and Give Kids a Smile Day! “I am very excited to be a member of Dr. Minadeo-Fox’s team! I truly believe in the vision of this practice, especially the unique focus on total body health. I feel very lucky for the opportunity with this amazing team to go above and beyond the typical hygiene appointments and give every patient exceptional care!”

What you don't know about Jamie is that she plays piano, perhaps the reason for her gentle touch and focus on her patients little white teeth.

KRISTIN  

Kristin, Health Educator and Dental Assistant

Kristin works chairside with Dr. Minadeo-Fox delivering gentle and compassionate care to every patient.  She especially enjoys giving patients a positive and upbeat experience when visiting our unique wellness dental office.  Prior to joining our team, Kristin worked 2 years with Cleveland Rainbow Hospitals Dental Clinic for pediatrics. She brings with her special talents in patience and enthusiasm when working with children and our adult patients.

Kristin immediately felt comfortable as a member of Dr. Minadeo-Fox’s dental team. “I am so happy to be working with a team whose approach is total wellness. I love educating our patients on the facts of how oral health influences and affects the health of the whole body.  Every team member in our office has a real concern for each patient as an individual and aligns with Dr. Minadeo-Fox’s philosophy of providing some of the most unique holistic dental care in the Cleveland area. I enjoy taking our practice to the Next Level in Dental Care!”

Kristin, when at home is busy with her 2 young children. She loves crafts, Bat-mitten, baking and home improvement projects. She describes  herself as having a “quirky personality and open-minded outlook on life” and is happy to share it daily with a wonderful team and our awesome patients!

BARB

Barbara, Licensed Massage Therapist

Barbara graduated from Tri-C Eastern Campus with an associate degree of Applied Science in 2007. She got her license from the Medical State Board of Ohio that same year, all while working full time for the Federal Government in the downtown area. After leaving government service, she is now blessed with a second career. She believes in promoting wellness through massage which is a powerful ally in you healthcare regiment.

Her mission is to establish a relationship of safe, courteous and professional wellbeing to all who want a massage. She is an active member of the Mayfield Village Baptist Church and works with the children on projects at the church. For the last four years she has been a member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) and volunteers at the Gathering Place performing massage therapy for people who have been touched with cancer. She enjoys baking and doing crafts and loves adventure. She shares her home with two dogs, Dakota and Biscuit.

Diane

Diane, Certified Health and Wellness Coach

Diane has been involved in the wellness industry for over 40 years. Her journey began at the age of 17 years old when she began teaching fitness and aerobic classes. She furthered her interest with a career and degree in Physical Education at John Carroll University, continued onto Cleveland State for her Masters degree in human performance, and then became certified in sports nutrition from the ISSA. “I knew wellness was my calling and I would make it my career. I feel truly blessed to be able to help people change their futures by learning how to really live a healthy lifestyle; not to prevent death; but to live “optimally” while doing the business of living.”

Diane still teaches group classes, Zumba now. She also has a passion for teaching plant based cooking and education for people who have interest in a whole foods plant-based lifestyle.

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