Meet the Team
Rittman Dental Office - Meet The Team - Family & General Dentistry
As a staff we are committed to making your dental experience in our office the best it can be from the moment you call until you leave our office with the first class dental care you desire for yourself and your family.
Karen – Office Manager
As office manager, Karen has been with Dr. Karhan since 2008. She works hard ensuring patients have the best visit possible. From working directly with insurance companies, scheduling treatment and the overall general organization of the office, she enjoys helping patients with whatever needs they may have. While not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her granddaughters, counted cross stitch, sewing and working in her yard.
JB – Preventative Care Coordinator
JB has been with Dr. Karhan since 2012 and as preventative care coordinator, she enjoys meeting patient and helping them feel comfortable from the moment they walk in the door. Her goal is to always help patients find the best appointment suitable to their schedules. While not in the office, JB enjoys volunteering at church, designing and creating for her small business, as well as hanging out with her two nieces and dog Maggie.
Becky – Registered Dental Hygienist
Becky received her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from The Ohio State University in 1994. Go Buckeyes!! Shortly after graduation, in 1996, she joined our practice. One of the things she particularly enjoys about being a hygienist is all the relationships she has developed with our patients over the years as she has helped them enjoy good dental health. Becky and her husband, Roy, have a son, Sawyer. Outside the office, Becky enjoys participating in Bible Study Fellowship and thrift shopping.
Sue Ellen – Registered Dental Hygienist
A Registered Dental Hygienist, Sue Ellen has been with Dr. Karhan since 1987. During that time she has taken pleasure in seeing her patients and their families grow up and now have families of their own. Helping people improve and then maintain good dental health gives her great satisfaction. She lives in the area with her husband and has four grown children. She enjoys traveling, gardening and spending time with her family.
Chris – Treatment Assistant
As our primary treatment assistant, Chris has been with Dr. Karhan since 2002 and plays an integral part in assuring your comfort during your time in our office. Her skills as an assistant are invaluable in allowing Dr. Karhan to provide the outstanding care we are thrilled to deliver. At home, Chris enjoys counted cross stitch, sewing, and reading by the fish pond in her back yard.
Melanie – Treatment Assistant
Melanie has been an assistant for Dr. Karhan since 2011. She loves interacting with patients and helping them feel at ease while they receive treatment. She is also thankful to be part of a great team that is always willing to help each other out. While not in the office, Melanie enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys on their family farm.
Contact our caring dental team in Rittman, and schedule an appointment with us today!