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Meet Our Team

Meet the experienced and friendly staff who make Braydich Dental the leading provider of oral hygiene and personalized dental services in Hubbard Ohio.


Front Desk Staff

Michele has been with Braydich Dental since 2012. Michele enjoys the close-knit family dynamic of the practice and has made many genuine friendships over the years. Outside of spending time with her work family, she enjoys camping and swimming. Michele offers exceptional customer service and strives to ensure a positive experience for our patients.


Dental Hygienist

Cheryl has worked at Braydich Dental alongside Dr. Rudy since 1980. Not only is she passionate about helping children, but she also loves her co-workers, everything about dental health, and her patients—whom she considers family.


Dental Hygienist

Nichelle has been with the team since 2015. She is a graduate of Youngstown State University and specializes in children’s dental health. Outside of the office, you can say Nichelle is a bit of an adventure enthusiast. An item on her bucket list is to visit Machu Picchu one day!


Dental Hygienist

Nicole joined Braydich Dental in 2015. She graduated from Youngstown State University with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. When she’s not in the office, she enjoys crafting and baking cupcakes for her own business, Coco’s Cupcakes. Nicole is always smiling and works to ensure her patients are always as comfortable as possible.


Dental Hygienist

Mandy joined the dental hygienist team in 2016 and is a graduate of Youngstown State University. In her free time, you can catch her venturing the great outdoors. Her favorite activities include snowboarding, running at Mill Creek Park, walking her dog, and riding motorcycles.


Office Manager

Sarah joined the Braydich Dental team in 2010 and is a graduate of Choffin School. Not only is Sarah our office manager, but she is also certified in dental assisting, CPR, and radiology. She enjoys caring for all of her patients so that they can live healthy and happy lives.


Dental Assistant

Tina has been a part of the team since 2007. She enjoys learning new procedures through the continued education opportunities offered by Braydich Dental. In her free time, Tina is an avid reader, enjoys camping with friends and family, and models for local bridal shows.


Dental Assistant

Mary has been a member of the Dental Assistant team since 1994! She’s passionate about educating patients on the latest in dental health and is thankful to work with such a caring team of professionals. In her free time, Mary enjoys watching cheesy Hallmark movies, babysitting her grandchildren, and fishing with her husband.


Front Desk Staff

Danielle has been with the practice since 2011 and is a graduate of Robert Morris University. She enjoys spending time with her two sons, cooking, and playing blackjack. Not only is she a fan of watching the Pittsburgh Steelers, but she likes to participate in fantasy football. You can find Danielle behind the front desk, welcoming patients and offering support with day-to-day activities. She participates in Dentistry from the Heart annually and represents Braydich Dental at many community events.



Debbie joined the team in 2011 and is known to be the “hostess with the mostest.” Aside from doing local marketing events and participating in health fairs for Braydich Dental, Debbie likes to babysit her two beautiful grandchildren, Jace & Rylan. Debbie is always putting a smile on our faces and is known for her welcoming and friendly personality. She is involved with the HCIA, on several committees for the First United Methodist Church, and you can often find her representing Braydich Dental at community events.

Brittany P.

Dental Hygienist

Brittany joined the practice in 2020 and is a graduate of Youngstown State University. One of her favorite things about working at Braydich Dental is practicing alongside an amazing group of professionals who have the same passion of delivering exceptional care to patients. She considers her co-workers life-long friends.



Angela has been with the practice since 2019 and is a graduate of the University of Valley Forge with a Bachelor of Science in Theology. Angela lives with her husband and three children with whom she hopes to travel to Italy one day and visit family. She greets patients with a smile and always welcomes patients when they walk through the door.


Dental Hygienist

Kortni is one of the newest dental hygienists who joined the team in 2020. She enjoys helping patients achieve brighter and healthier smiles. When she’s not cleaning teeth, you can find Kortni traveling, baking, reading, and playing with her dog, Ruby.

Brittany (Bee)

Dental Assistant

Brittany has been a member of the team since 2018. She loves all things spooky and enjoys watching horror films in her free time. When she’s not getting ready for a good scare, you can find Brittany snacking on a pickle.  She even puts them in her mac & cheese! Brittany is known for her fun and energetic personality. She makes patients feel relaxed and at ease during their appointment.


Dental Hygienist

Courtney has been with the team since 2019. Before joining the Braydich team, Courtney was a dental assistant for 8 years. One of Courtney’s favorite animals is a hippo and she hopes to travel to Iceland one day to see the Aurora Borealis.


Dental Assistant

Katie is a graduate of Choffin School and joined our team in 2020. She works alongside Dr. Shane and assists with a variety of sedation procedures and surgeries, as well as general chairside hygiene. Outside of the office, you can find Katie reading a good book, going to amusement parks, and go-carting.

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Front Desk

Cassie has been with the Braydich Dental team since 2018. In her free time, Cassie likes to plan spontaneous trips with her family. She is a proud mother of four children, and very family-oriented. Her goal is to have them all go to college one day! Cassie’s passion for family doesn’t go unnoticed in the office. She treats everyone with kindness and empathy.

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Dental Assistant

Kristen joined our team in 2020 and is a graduate of Choffin School. She is certified in radiology, sealants, infection control, and more! Outside of the practice, you can find Kristen extreme couponing, working on a new craft and spending time with her children.


Dental Hygienist

Carla brought over 6 years of experience as a dental assistant before joining our team in 2020 as a dental hygienist. She is a proud graduate of Youngstown State University and is certified in both local anesthesia and expanded functions dental auxiliary. Carla enjoys the variety of tasks that Braydich Dental has to offer her throughout her week, but most of all, she loves her dental family!

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Sterilization Tech

Stacy joined the Braydich Team in 2021 and specializes as a sterilization tech. In her role, Stacy helps keep all dental equipment and rooms clean, ensuring our patients and team stay happy and healthy. In her free time, Stacy loves to spend time with her children and watch the Green Bay Packers score game-winning touchdowns!

Taylor SherryTaylor

Dental Hygienist

Taylor is a passionate dental hygienist who graduated from West Virginia with a degree in dental hygiene and joined the Braydich team in 2023. No surprise, this Mountaineer loves spending time outdoors in her free time. Some of her favorite things to do are hiking and traveling.

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Front Desk Staff

Kira is currently pursuing a degree in accounting from Eastern Gateway and has been a proud member of our front desk staff since 2022. She loves the family atmosphere likes to spend time outdoors in her free time, including kayaking, hiking and camping.

Mary LyonsMary

Dental Assistant

Mary has been a dental assistant at Braydich Dental since 2023. She loves helping patients remain calm and decrease their anxiety. Outside of work, she loves to attend concerts and playing with her Dog, Oakley. During the summer, Mary works a Summer Enrichment Program for children with special needs.