DeChellis & Stonestreet Dentistry Columbiana
Our experienced dentists and caring team make getting the dentistry you need easy and comfortable. We value education, professionalism, and building long-term relationships with our patients.
Take a moment to learn a little bit about us by reading below. We look forward to seeing you in our dental office!
Meet Our Team
Donald A. DeChellis, DDS
Dr. Donald DeChellis has over thirty years of experience in dentistry and enjoys the constant variety in procedures and meeting the wonderful patients in our practice.
After graduating with a BS in Biology from the University of Cincinnati in 1977, he continued on to the Ohio State University College of Dentistry to earn his DDS in 1981.
Following university, Dr. DeChellis completed a one-year practice residency at Youngstown Hospital.
When Dr. DeChellis is enjoying his free time, you will find him traveling, and being the assistant varsity coach at South Range High School.
Edward W. Stonestreet, DDS
Dr. Edward Stonestreet graduated McDonald High School in 1999 before attending Bowling Green State University for his undergraduate education. Dr. Stonestreet attended dental school at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry and graduated with his DDS in 2007.
"I love meeting and working with all of the different people who come to our dental office. There is always a new challenge and something new to learn in dentistry."
When Dr. Stonestreet enjoys his free time, you can find him running, skiing, and enjoying quality family time.
Thomas A. DeChellis, DDS
Before attending the University of Dayton for his undergraduate degree, Dr. Thomas DeChellis attended South Range High School. He attended dental school at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry for his DDS degree.
Dr. DeChellis is an active member in:
- America Dental Association
- Ohio Dental Association
- Corydon Palmer Dental Society
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Implant Dentistry
“I enjoy working together with people of all ages to help them achieve a confident smile and a healthy mouth. I am passionate about keeping up with modern dental technology such as lasers, dental implants, and digital x-rays.”
When he is away from the office, you can find Dr. DeChellis biking, running, cooking, and spending time with his family.
Delaine DeChellis - Bookkeeper
Delaine is originally from London, Ohio, and earned her education at BSN Capital University. She has been with our dental practice for 31 years!
One of Delaine’s favorite things about working at DeChellis & Stonestreet Dentistry is the opportunity to work with such a dedicated team.
She now lives in North Lima, Ohio, and enjoys working out, gardening, playing piano, and traveling.
Brenda Garrity - Office Manager
We are fortunate that Brenda has been with us for 30 years! She is our office manager here in her hometown of Columbiana, making sure that your experience is smooth and that the day-to-day operations of our practice are taken care of.
Brenda loves getting to know patients and developing long-term relationships with them.
Grandchildren and spending time with family are important to Brenda and what she enjoys most. She also enjoys a little shopping.
Terry Barvitski -Front Office Associate/Dental Assistant
Terry is a Boardman native and learned her skills on the job. She continuously seeks continuing education to keep her certificates current and her skills in top shape! She has been in the dental field for over eleven years and has been with DeChellis & Stonestreet Dentistry for over a year and a half.
She loves helping people take control of their health and enjoy a comfortable smile.
Terry’s hobbies include reading, walking, beading, gardening, and spending time with her two grown daughters.
Miranda Barnett - Assistant Office Manager
Miranda attended Kent State University and has been with us for nine years. She loves our team and getting to know our patients. One of her passions is helping people achieve a healthier smile.
When she is at home, you can find Miranda playing with her children, spending time with her husband, and coaching volleyball. She also loves baking, spending time outdoors, and volunteering at her church.
Carol Bable - Front Office Receptionist
Carol, a New Waterford native, is a graduate of YSU and has been with our team for 22 years. She loves working with us because she enjoys being a part of such a great staff and working for dedicated dentists. She loves helping patients achieve their health goals.
When Carol is away from the office, she enjoys travel and spending time with her family.
Connie Mattson - Dental Hygienist
Connie earned her education in dental hygiene from Youngstown State University and joined our team 17 years ago! She loves helping people and making their experience with us great.
Her children and grandchildren are important to her and she spends as much time with them as she can.
Michelle Sheely - Dental Hygienist
Our dental hygienist, Michelle, joined our practice over 15 years ago after graduating from Youngstown State University with her degree in dental hygiene. She is also licensed in local anesthesia, improving the comfort of our patients.
Michelle enjoys meeting new people and putting a smile on their faces.
When Michelle is relaxing, you can find her spending time with family and gardening.
Michele Davidson - Dental Hygienist
As a Columbiana native, Michele has a lot in common with many of our patients! She attended Youngstown State University and received an associate's degree in applied science. She is dedicated to continuing education and stays on top of the latest developments in dentistry.
Michele has been with our practice for one year and three months, but brings almost 20 years of experience with her. She loves getting to know our patients and helping them achieve a smile they feel proud of.
Michele’s hobbies include golf, gardening, and bicycling.
Valerie Sima - Dental Hygienist
Valerie has been with the practice for 12 years. You can find her curled up with a good book when not at the office. Valerie also enjoys travelling and spending time with her family.
Karen K - Dental Assistant
Karen earned her dental assisting certification from the Ohio School of Dental Assisting and the Akron Institute of Medical and Dental Assisting. She has been with our practice for 25 years and loves making our patients smile.
When she is at home, Karen enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Kristy Readshaw - Dental Hygienist
Kristy earned her associate's degree from Youngstown State University in 1999 and joined our practice in January of 2013. She loves making a connection with patients and enjoys teaching them proper hygiene techniques so they can have healthier smiles!
Kristy spends her spare time with her two sons and her husband. She also enjoys relaxing by the pool, reading, baking, and camping.
Lindsay Hecht - Dental Hygienist
Lindsay attended Stark State College and started with us in January of 2016. She enjoys our friendly team and helping people have healthier smiles.
Outside the office, you can find Lindsay teaching yoga, biking around town, working out at CrossFit, and spending time with friends.
Christy Linker - Dental Assistant
Christy earned her education from Choffin Career & Technical Center in dental assisting. She joined us two years ago and enjoys meeting people every day. Dentistry keeps her on her toes with all of the different services and procedures. She enjoys the challenge.
In her free time, Christy enjoys time with friends and family. She also enjoys live music and is a big Cavaliers fan. She goes to as many games as possible.
Jamie Thomas - Dental Assistant
Jamie brings 5 years of experience in the dental field to our office. When not assisting, you will find her playing and caring for her 3 dogs. In her free time, Jamie is learning to play guitar.