Our Staff

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is trained and skilled, and we strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Each member of our team has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.

Melissa has an Associate degree in Secretarial Science and a certificate in Word Processing. She has been employed in our office for several years as our scheduling coordinator. She is married and has two children. Her hobbies include running her girls to softball, basketball, soccer, and spending time with her family and friends.

Sarah has specialized in managing the business office for 40 years. She has a certificate from Elkhart Institute of Technology. She is married and has one child. Her hobbies include camping, walking, reading and cheering on the Steelers and the Boilermakers.

Jamie is a registered dental hygienist. She has been a part of team Cook for 17 years. She loves to make orthodontics fun for patients of all ages. She is married with three children and enjoys time with her large family and friends.

Donna is our orthodontic lab coordinator. She constructs custom orthodontic appliances for our patients. She is a registered dental hygienist with a degree in elementary education from The Ohio State University.

Teresa is a registered dental hygienist. She is a graduate of both Indiana University and Ohio Dominican University. She enjoys water and snow skiing with her teenage sons. She has worked on and off for Dr. Cook since 1984.

Cierra has recently finished a Dental Assisting program. She is part of our lab team and specializes in constructing our custom orthodontic appliances. In her free time Cierra enjoys spending time with her friends, traveling, boating, and reading.

Anne has her degree in History from Ohio University. She has been a part of Dr. Cook's team for over a decade. She enjoys spending time with her husband and children. Her hobbies include baking and yoga.

Kayla is a dental assistant in our office. She supervises our sterilization methods and equipment to be sure our sterilization procedures operate at the highest standards possible. She loves spending time with her family and friends, loves to bake and watch the Steelers.

Shannon is one of our Receptionists. She has been involved with various aspects of dentistry over the last 26 years. She excels at making sure all of our patients needs are taken care of. She is married with four children. She enjoys spending her free time with family and friends.

Ashli is an Orthodontic Assistant and she is also a Certified Dental Assistant. She has an Associate Degree in Applied Science that she received in North Carolina. She loves spending time with her son Jax and her two dogs Duckie and Petrie as well as time with her husband. Ashli is particularly good at making our patients feel comfortable in the dental office.

Amanda has a Public Relations degree from Marshall University. She is new to our front office and brings exceptional customer service expertise. She was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and recently moved to Columbus with her fiancé. Her presence will help raise the bar in our office where we pledge to provide the finest personal treatment for our patients. She will help guarantee that we will not only meet our patients’ healthcare needs but also fulfill their individual needs.

Tiffany is our Assistant Business Manager. She was born and raised in Northern California where she originally worked in the wine packaging industry and quickly moved into quality assurance and customer relations. She loves the atmosphere of professionals serving valued patients. Tiffany lives with her husband and stepson in Grove City. She loves any outdoor activities.

Jennifer is an Orthodontic Assistant at our office. She is a highly skilled staff member who enjoys the process of creating beautiful smiles for all of our patients. In her spare time she enjoys playing golf and training for half marathons. She is a huge Cavaliers fan. She is also the mother of a 9 year old Chihuahua named Lola.

Blake is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated with an Associate of Applied Sciences Degree from Shawnee State University in 2011. She is very detail oriented which fits in well with our practice philosophy. She enjoys spending time with her husband, biking, swimming, skiing, and going to stand-up comedy shows.

Jessica graduated from The Ohio State University as a Dental Hygienist in 2012. She has worked in dentistry for over 12 years. She enjoys the outdoors, especially camping and hiking. Her favorite thing to do is travel to the nearest (or farthest) beach or mountain. She was once a flight attendant which explains her warm and inviting personality. At home she spends time with her poodle, Harris, watching Netflix, or going to the dog park.