Missy has lived in Lake County her whole life. She is a 2001 graduate from Lake Erie College where she earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education. Missy has worked for Dr. Fryer since 1997. Missy has been married since 2012. When she’s not multitasking at work, you can find Missy at the Cedar Lee theater-checking out great films or at home playing with her two dogs, Ringo and Harry.
Tammy is from Valley Bend, West Virginia. She graduated in 2012 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Hygiene from West Liberty University. She has worked in this practice since 2016, and spends her days here running the show, and managing the day to day operations. Tammy is married and loves to spend time with her husband, son, and two dogs. When she isn’t cleaning teeth, she loves to craft.
Rita-EFDA/Invisalign Manager/Clinical Manager
Rita hails from Eastlake, Ohio. She has been an assistant with Dr. Fryer since 2018. Rita graduated from the Cleveland Institute of Medical and Dental Assisting in 2013 and from the EFDA Dental Program at Case Western University in 2020. When she’s not filling teeth, Rita’s hobbies involve creating art, and traveling for music festivals and concerts.
Samantha-EFDA/ Implant Manager
Samantha is from Willoughby, Ohio. She is a 2001 graduate from the Cleveland Dental and Medical Assisting Program and a 2016 graduate from Case Western University with an EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant) certification. Sam is in charge of all of our implant cases. She has worked with Dr. Fryer since 2011. Sam is married and has a daughter. When she isn’t managing patient care, you can find Samantha kayaking and camping with friends and family.
Megan-Hygienist/Sleep Apnea Manager
Megan grew up in Eastlake, Ohio. She has been working here with Dr. Fryer since 2017, and is a 2020 graduate of the Dental Hygiene Program at Lakeland Community College. Megan manages our Sleep Apnea testing, educates patients on the dangers of Sleep Apnea, and helps improve sleep health by making oral sleep appliances. When she’s not working, Megan likes to take adventures to different parks and loves going to concerts.
Brandy is originally from Mississippi, but has also lived in Memphis, Akron, and Columbus. She attended THE Ohio State University and Youngstown State. Brandy received her Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene and her Bachelor’s of Science-Allied Health Degree to become a Registered Dental Hygienist. She’s been a part of Dr. Fryer’s team since 2019. When she’s not cleaning teeth, Brandy likes to spend time with family and friends, volunteer at church, and bake. Dr. Fryer’s whole team certainly appreciates Brandy’s baking, too!
Tammy- Dental Assistant
Tammy grew up in Highland Heights, but currently resides in Solon. She obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from the University of. South Carolina. When she’s not setting up treatment rooms and sterilizing instruments, Tammy spends her time going to the gym, traveling, and spending time with her three daughters and dog.
Dee is from Painesville, but graduated from Perry High School “a long long time ago.” She furthered her education by attending the University of Rio Grande and also obtained a license in Life Insurance. She joined Dr. Fryer’s team in 2021. When she’s not scheduling patients, Dee can be found spending time with her four kids, granddaughter, and 2 dogs, or reading, loom knitting, and being very active with outdoor sports in the summer.
Tracy-Insurance Coordinator/ Patient Concierge
Tracy is from the Rock and Roll City and graduated from Ravenna High. She joined Dr. Fryer’s team in 2021. When she’s not verifying dental coverage and figuring out copays, Tracy likes to take care of her geckos and plants. When she’s out and about, Tracy likes to travel, go to music festivals, spin fire, and hula hoop!
Sandy was born and raised in Eastlake, Ohio. She is a 1987 graduate from Cuyahoga Community College where she earned her Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene. Sandy has been a hygienist with Dr. Fryer since 1999. Sandy is married and has two daughters. When she isn’t cleaning teeth, you can find Sandy enjoying a relaxing walk along Lake Erie; she loves to collect beach glass.
Maryann was born and raised in Euclid, Ohio. She is a graduate from The Ohio State University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. Maryann has been a hygienist with Dr. Fryer since 2021, and looks forward to educating you on optimal oral health! She is married with 2 children, and when she isn’t cleaning teeth, Maryann loves the outdoors, camping, cooking, and crafting.
Lynda-Dental Assistant/Lab Manager
Lynda was born and raised in Chardon, Ohio. She has been a dental assistant since 2009, and has been with Dr. Fryer since 2021. She has a daughter, Kendel, and two adorable french bulldogs. When she isn’t assisting, you can find Lynda out on the town trying the newest restaurants in Cleveland.