Bill Waddell, DDS

Bill Waddell, DDS

Dr. Bill Waddell received his Bachelor’s Degree from The Ohio State University in 1977. He obtained his Doctorate from The Ohio State College of Dentistry in 1981. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association, Columbus Dental Society, Seattle Study Club, and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Dr. Waddell participates in countless hours of continuing education on implant dentistry, sleep medicine, and comprehensive treatment solutions.

In 2002, Dr. Waddell was invited to be a dental evaluator for the MetLife Dental Quality Initiative Program. Being 1 of 10 dentists in the United States that are an integral part of this program, he conducted office evaluations throughout the country in an effort to improve the quality of care delivered by the more than 110,000 participating dentists. The result of this ten year experience is reflected in the state­-of-­the-­art, efficient and calming environment his practice provides.

“The opportunity of spending time in over 200 dental offices throughout the country has given me special insight in designing the ideal practice. I have had the privilege of learning from the experience of countless dentists.”While in dental school, Dr. Waddell went to Haiti on a mission trip. His experience left him wanting to participate in other mission trips. He finally did, as a volunteer with the Free to Smile Foundation. As a part of both cleft and dental teams serving impoverished children of developing countries, Dr. Waddell has traveled to Cambodia and Tibet. Staff members Amy Harger and Katie Michel joined him on his most recent trip to Tibet in 2013. Dr. Waddell has been married to Aurora Avancena since 1987, and they have lived in Powell for as long. They have two children who are both enrolled at the University of Cincinnati.  Ian is a senior at the College Conservatory of Music studying E-Media, and Serin is a freshman at the Lindner School of Business.

After practicing dentistry for over 30 years, Dr. Waddell continues to welcome each new patient with a handwritten note.

Jennifer J. Miller, DDS

Jennifer J. Miller, DDS

Dr. Jennifer J. Miller grew up in Dublin, Ohio and graduated from Dublin Coffman High School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science from Miami University of Ohio in Zoology, and completed her dental training in New York. She received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from NYU College of Dentistry in 2007, and completed a General Practice Residency at New York Medical College­ Metropolitan Hospital. Completing a hospital­ based residency, she is well trained in emergency medicine, able to manage complex patients, and has advanced her skills in speciality areas such as: implant dentistry, oral surgery, periodontal surgery, and root canal therapy. Her training from NYU College of Dentistry has allowed her to also focus in areas of cosmetic dentistry, and she is InvisalignCertified.

“I devote much of my time to a team approach with specialists in the area, promoting new technology and procedures in dentistry.”Following her residency, Dr. Miller completed an Implant Fellowship at The Ohio State University under the distinguished Dr. Edwin McGlumphy. She is a member of the American Dental Association and Academy of Osseointegration. Dr. Miller is dedicated to the highest standard of care for her patients. She is also a volunteer with the Free to Smile Foundation. As part of both cleft and dental teams serving impoverished children of developing countries, Dr. Miller has volunteered in Cambodia, Tibet, Niger, Nepal, Columbia and Guatemala.

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Miller is an avid runner, a private pilot, and enjoys cheering on the Buckeyes!

Kathie Pomeroy – Office Manager

Kathie has over 40 years of experience in the dental field. She holds a Radiology license and has taken extended classes in Business Management. Her easy­going manner makes her ideal as the front line in our practice. She is nurturing, calm, and determined; attributes that make her an exemplary office manager. Kathie always finds the best way to help both patients and staff with their needs.

Kathie Pomeroy

Kathleen Hartley – Insurance Coordinator

Kathleen has been in the dental field since 1999 and has a business degree in accounting. She makes every effort to ensure your dental claims are processed correctly to maximize your dental benefits. She communicates with insurance companies on a daily basis to obtain necessary information for optimal patient treatment plans.

Kathleen Hartley

Jaime Simon – Treatment Coordinator

Jaime has been in the dental field since 1999. She has the advantage of having worked chair side as a dental assistant and front desk. Her experience makes her a perfect fit to welcome new patients and guide you through your experience at the office. She can explain in detail what is to be expected at each visit and will answer all questions about how your insurance will work best.

Jaime Simon

Stacey Fitzpatrick -­ Patient Coordinator

Stacey has been in the dental field since 2003, while she was still in highschool! She is responsible for coordinating appointments, gaining insurance benefits for the patients, as well as other administrative duties. Stacey is currently in pursuit of her MBA at Capital University, with a projected completion date of 2016. Worth mentioning, Stacey is a professional cellist.

Stacey Fitzpatrick

Kayla Roberts -­ Recare Specialist

Kayla’s main responsibility is coordinating the schedule for 4 hygienists. She confirms all appointments, assures insurance eligibility and breakdown of benefits. Kayla’s attention to detail, her skills at multitasking and time management are always evident.

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Eileen Masoni – Registered Dental Hygienist

Eileen has been in the dental field since 1984 as a Certified Dental Assistant, and a Registered Dental Hygienist since 1990. She received her certification from OSU in the Administration of Local Anesthetics. Eileen is gentle, consistent, and extremely thorough. She has the ideal skills and personality for her profession. That is why patients are so good about their recall appointments.

Eileen Masoni

Betsey Grunkemeyer – Registered Dental Hygienist

Betsey graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry, and is licensed to administer local anesthesia. Her strength is in educating patients on the latest findings regarding oral hygiene and its effects on overall health. Betsey’s patients enjoy her friendly, caring nature and look forward to seeing her for practical advice on improving their oral hygiene.

Betsey Grunkemeyer

Katie Michel – Registered Dental Hygienist

Katie graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from The Ohio State University, and is certified to administer local anesthetic. Katie is diligent in pursuing continuing education in the field of dentistry to provide superior care for all of her patients. She is calm, caring and loves helping patients achieve their optimal oral health. In 2013, Katie joined Dr. Waddell on a dental mission to Tibet with Free to Smile Foundation.

Katie Michel

Shivani Patel ­- Registered Dental Hygienist

Shivani completed her studies at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 2004. She also teaches part­ time at The Ohio State College of Dentistry specializing in Pre­Clinic and actual patient care to both Dental and Dental Hygiene students. Shivani brings outstanding knowledge and energy to our office.

Shivani Patel

Jennifer Little – Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary

Jennifer worked in a dental lab for 8 years in various capacities, and with Dr. Waddell since 1993. She coordinates the entire office. She is a Certified Dental Assistant and licensed in Radiology and Coronal Polishing. This combination of experience has proven invaluable to the practice. Jennifer received her certification for Expanded Functions at the The Ohio State University in 2000. She is compassionate, empathetic, and highly skilled.

Jennifer Little

Christina Buoni – Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary

Christina became a Certified Dental Assistant in 2002. Her commitment to dentistry shows in her work and her interest in pursuing additional education in Expanded Functions. She received her certification from The Ohio State University in 2012. Her goal is to welcome her patients, then anticipate and meet all of their dental needs while under her care.

Christina Buoni

Carol Shaw – Dental Assistant

Carol has over 40 years of dental experience. She holds a license in Radiology and has taken courses in Dental Assisting, Infection Control, and Sterilization. Her warm, and caring demeanor is instrumental in establishing an upbeat, and positive climate in our office. Carol ensures the office has everything it needs to operate smoothly in every facet.

Carol Shaw

Amy Harger – Dental Assistant

Amy holds a radiology certificate and is trained in Infection Control and Sterilization. She graduated top of her class from Delaware Area Career in June of 2011. Amy is quick to learn, her manner is kind and gentle, and she is always smiling. She is confident in her abilities but unassuming in her ways, which makes her such an asset for our practice. Her interests lie in furthering her education in the dental field. Amy joined Dr. Waddell on a dental mission to Tibet with Free to Smile Foundation in 2013.

Amy Harger

Angela Bowers -­ Certified Dental Assistant

Angela has been a Certified Dental Assistant since 2008. She has experience in all phases of dental assisting. She is very caring and concerned about the patient’s’ well­being. She is bubbly and fun, and has a passion for making people feel comfortable in the dental chair.

Angela Bowers

Candi Joseph – Assistant to Dr. Waddell – Advanced Sleep Center of Powell

Candi has been involved in various capacities in the medical field since 1995. She spent several years as an account manager for a Third Party Administrator and she has worked directly with numerous physicians facilitating appropriate care for injured workers. Candi is also a recognized Licensed Massage Therapist through the State of Ohio Medical Board. The result is an extensive knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, and insurance. Her work experience makes Candi ideal for coordinating all Sleep Medicine treatment solutions.

Discover Your Signature Smile

Your smile is your signature for a successful and happy lifestyle. Call Powell Dental Care today to reserve your time with Dr. Bill Waddell or Dr. Jennifer Miller. Our dental office serves Powell, Dublin, Worthington, Lewis Center, Delaware, and the surrounding areas. We look forward to exceeding your expectations.