Great smiles start here.

Great smiles start here.

In July 2014, Dr. Brandi Howard-Stickel took over the practice formerly owned by Dr. Charles Venneri. She carries on the legacy of providing quality dental care to those who have been patients for more than 35 years. Dr. Howard is committed to continuing care for these patients, as well as their children and now grandchildren. We would love the opportunity for you and your family to become part of ours.

Dr. Howard and her staff have a personalized approach to dental care. Together, the team strives to create a friendly, fun environment where you can relax and feel at ease. We aren’t like any other dental practice because you’re not like any other dental patient.

Why choose us?

We believe that informed patients are better able to make decisions about their dental health.
Our experienced and knowledgeable team takes the time to educate our patients and develop a treatment plan personalized for your dental and financial needs. Our patients come to us for quality dental care from our compassionate team in a relaxed setting.

People who are there to care.

We believe that informed patients are better able to make decisions about their dental health.
Our experienced and knowledgeable team takes the time to educate our patients and develop a treatment plan personalized for your dental and financial needs. Our patients come to us for quality dental care from our compassionate team in a relaxed setting.
Howard-Stickel dental care

Dr. Brandi Howard-Stickel

Loren graduated with her degree in Dental Hygiene in 2013 from Westmoreland Community College. Before obtaining her hygiene degree, Loren worked as an expanded function dental assistant (EFDA). Loren provides patients care not only by cleaning teeth, but can also place fillings and administer local anesthesia. Outside the office, Loren and her husband enjoy spending time with their daughter and cheering on the Mountaineers.

Loren

Holli is a 2003 graduate of West Liberty University. As our part-time hygienist, she is committed to helping patients improve their oral hygiene. She focuses on educating our patients on the importance of good dental hygiene and preventative care. Outside the office, Holli is a busy mom of 4 kids, 2 dogs, and 2 cats. She enjoys running, hiking, and spending time with her family.

Holli

Dianna is our primary dental assistant and an original employee of the practice, dating back to Dr. Venneri. She has over 35 years of dental assisting experience. She will be with you throughout the entirety of the dental appointment. She will accompany you back to the dental operatory, address any questions or concerns you may have before the doctor arrives, and will assist the doctor chairside.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, two grown daughters, and chocolate lab. You may also catch her around town running her next 5K!

Dianna

Ashley is our Front Office Manager. She will greet you as you walk into our office. She will assist you with your appointments, answer all your insurance and dental questions, along with any copay or referral needs. She has 7 years of experience with dental claims and insurance processing. She and her husband share a love for animals, together they have 4 dogs and 2 cats.

Ashley

Sharon has a dual role at our practice. She serves as an Administrative Assistant and as a Dental Assistant. She can help you with insurance questions, scheduling your appointments, and can also be seen helping the Doctor chairside. She has over 25 years of experience in the dental field. She is married with three grown sons and two small granddaughters. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, camping, and crafting.

Sharon

We accept a wide range of dental insurance plans.