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Meet The Team

Summit County Dentistry Team in Barberton, OH - Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Office Staff & More


Practice Coordinator

Melissa has been a part of the Austin Park Dental family the longest. She has been an essential part of our dental family since 1997. Our patients always look for Melissa when they come for their appointments because of her friendliness and knowledge about dental insurance, as she can help with any and all of the treatments and financial questions. You will see why everyone loves Melissa once you come into our office. Outside of work, Melissa is surrounded by her wonderful husband and two children.


Dental Assistant

Acting as Dr. Bruce’s assistant for the past thirteen years, April loves all the different types of dental treatment.  She has really enjoyed using her artistic flair to make the Cerec crowns that are made in the office works of art that blend in with our patients’ natural teeth. She is always doing something outdoors with her husband and two small, active children.


Dental Assistant

Tina has been in the dental field for 28 years. She has been a part of the Austin Park Dental team since September, 2018. One of the things she loves most about her career is that she has the ability to leave a positive effect on someone's appearance. Her friendly personality always has the patients leaving with a smile on their face!  In her spare time Tina enjoys painting, hiking, and reading.


Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Elise graduated from Stark State College as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant in 2017. She has been a part of the Austin Park Dental team since October, 2018 as one of Dr.Bruce's assistants. She works hard and loves the artistic aspect of her job. Her main goal is to use her creativity in order to satisfy our patients needs.We are very fortunate to have Elise here at the practice! In her spare time Elise loves to cook, read and spend time outdoors.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Morgan is a wonderful addition to our hygiene team. Our patients love her and she takes great pride in helping them to attain the healthiest smiles possible while keeping them comfortable. Away from Austin Park Dental, she keeps busy with her husband and two children.



Registered Dental Hygienist

Courtney graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at Stark State College in 2016. She has been a dental hygienist at Austin Park Dental since October, 2018. Her kind and empathetic personality keeps the patients relaxed and comfortable. Courtney’s main goal is to help and educate patients on how to maintain good oral health. In her spare time she enjoys spending quality time with her friends and her puppy.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Borjana first got acquainted with Austin Park Dental when she came in for braces at 12 years old. Her professional growth at the office began from the front desk while attending school, and she has since graduated to achieve her hygienist title. Her bubbly personality and lighthearted sense of humor always brings laughter to those around her. In her free time, Borjana loves spoiling her nephew.

801 East State St|Barberton, OH 44203|MAP & Directions

Call: (330) 745-3422