MVHC offers comprehensive primary preventative and restorative dental services at locations in Coshocton, Guernsey, Morgan, and Muskingum counties. Our dental team consists of dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants who develop an individualized treatment plan for each patient.
MVHC Dental offers the following services and procedures for patients of all ages:
Oral cancer screenings
Referrals to specialists
Your oral health can offer insights into your overall health as they are directly connected. That’s why our dental team collaborates with your primary care team to help you achieve optimal long-term health.
To see a list of our dental locations, click here.
Meet Our Providers
Nicci attended West Liberty University earning an Associate Degree of Science in Dental Hygiene as well as a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. Before joining MVHC in 2011, she worked in private practice.
Vada attended Hocking College where she received an Associate Degree of Science in Dental Hygiene. She knew at a young age she always wanted to be a dental hygienist. Before attending dental hygiene school, Vada worked as a dental assistant in private practice for three years. In her free time, she enjoys deer hunting and racing horses. She has been part of the MVHC team since March of 2021.
Michelle attended West Liberty University receiving an Associate Degree of Science in Dental Hygiene as well as a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. Before joining MVHC in 2011, she worked in private practice. Michelle has been practicing for over 30 years.
Dr. Joseph Gunasekera
Dr. Gunasekera obtained his dental education from The Ohio State University. He has been practicing general dentistry since 2018. Dr. Gunasekera enjoys helping his patients achieve their dental goals and relieve any dental pains they may be having.
Kendra attended Columbus State University where she received her Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2011. She wanted to become a dental hygienist so she could help others and give back to the community. In her free time, Kendra enjoys spending time with her family and enjoying the outdoors. Kendra has been with MVHC since December of 2016.
Marissa received her Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene and Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from West Liberty University. When meeting someone for the first time, smiles have always been the first thing Marissa notices which is what drew her to dental hygiene. She wanted to play a role in helping people smile brighter and healthier. In her free time, Marissa enjoys hunting, working on real estate, working out, and traveling with her husband. She has been a part of the MVHC Team since July of 2019.
Dr. Regina Savage
Dr. Savage obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry and completed her general practice residency at Meharry Medical College. She brings over 20 years of dental experience to our team and has previous experience working in the health center setting.
Dr. Savage started her journey in dentistry at the age of 14 when she worked in a dental office after school. She saw firsthand the impact the dentist had on people's lives, leaving them better than when they arrived. Dentistry has always been her way of connecting with people and meeting them where they are to improve their life’s circumstances with information, resources, and lending a listening ear.
A fun fact about Dr. Savage is that she is left-handed but plays most sports right-handed.
Dr. Marshall White
Dr. White attended Washington & Jefferson College, majoring in chemistry and physics. He then graduated dental school from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, earning his DMD degree in 1985.
Now a part of MVHC, he has enjoyed practicing dentistry for many years in private solo and group practice settings. He’s trained and experienced in a broad spectrum of clinical procedures and techniques. He’s even done a little teaching over the years on dental bonding and root canals.
Dr. Donovan Campbell
Dr. Campbell attended Mount Vernon Nazarene University, earning a Bachelor of Science before attending The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. Upon graduation, Dr. Campbell opened a private practice, Campbell Dentistry, before joining MVHC in 2010.
Katelyn received her Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene and Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from West Liberty University. Katelyn always enjoyed the dental field even at a young age. Her great aunt was her hygienist growing up and was the one who sparked her interest in the field. Katelyn enjoys the instant gratification after completing a patient’s cleaning knowing that she had a part in improving not only their oral health but also their overall health. In her free time, she enjoys bow hunting whitetail deer as well as spending time with her family, friends, and her yellow Labrador retriever. She previously worked at a dental office that specialized in pediatrics and special needs patients before joining the MVHC team in January of 2021.
Dr. Kelli Ehemann
Dr. Ehemann obtained her Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of New England College of Dental Medicine. She says that dentistry has always been a childhood dream job that became an adulthood reality.
Dr. Ehemann believes that every type of patient brings something special and unique to the dental office. Some of her most rewarding patients to work with, are people who may enter the dental office with fear or distrust. After taking time to listen to them, learn their stories, and understand how to make them comfortable, they eventually become relaxed, more talkative, and outgoing in the dental environment. She has been with MVHC since 2021.
Erin graduated from West Liberty College in 2006 with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She was previously employed with Muskingum County Health Department and has been with MVHC since 2010.
Wendy attended West Liberty State College where she earned her Associate of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been practicing dental hygiene for over 35 years and has been with MVHC since 2017.
Dr. Nassar Mohammad
Dr. Mohammad obtained his Bachelors of Science in Biology at The Ohio State University and went on to complete his Doctor of Dental Surgery program at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He has been practicing dentistry since 2018. Dr. Mohammad brings great experience with him through programs like the OHIO project, serving rural communities in Ohio, and Give Kids A Smile, providing dental care to pediatric patients.
Carrie attended West Liberty University and earned her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. She chose to go into dental hygiene because she loves helping people improve their smiles and interacting with patients. She has been practicing dental hygiene for over 20 years.
Carrie is married and has one son. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her family and friends, boating, and camping. She also enjoys hatching, raising, and tending to many breeds of chickens. Carrie has been part of the MVHC team since September of 2021.