About Us

A Compassionate Provider of Dental Services

Chillicothe Family Dental in Ohio offers a range of dental services. We are a team of skilled experts not only in dental techniques, but also in understanding and communicating with patients.

More than that, we have a comfortable office that helps keep our clients relaxed. We take pride in how our patients enjoy their experience with us.

Excellent Care

Standard Dental Practices

Friendly and Caring Team

Our Doctors

Kellie R. Schwalbach

Kellie R. Schwalbach,
DDS

Dr. Kellie is a 2017 graduate of The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. She has extensive training in general, cosmetic & restorative dentistry, oral surgery, endodontics, and Invisalign. She is a member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon, The Academy of General Dentistry, ADA and ODA. When she's not at the office, she is enjoying the company of her husband and their two golden retrievers, Max & Fenway.

John B. Davis

John B. Davis,
DDS

Dr. Davis is a graduate of WVU School of Dentistry 1988. He was chief dental resident at The Ohio State College of Dentistry from 1988-1990 and an associate professor Ohio State College of Dentistry. He has since been in private practice in West Virginia and Chillicothe Ohio since 1992. Dr. Davis enjoys spending time with family, running and biking.

Our Staff

Alexis Bray

Alexis Bray,
Office Manager

Alexis has been our office manager since Chillicothe Family Dental opened its doors in 2003. She has an associate degree from Ohio University in Social Sciences. In her spare time, you will find her spending time with her husband and two children. She also loves to travel, garden, and be outdoors.

Stephanie Tesi

Stephanie Tesi,
RDH

Born and raised in Chillicothe, Stephanie brings 20 years of hygiene experience to Chillicothe Family Dental. She loves interacting with and getting to know her patients. She is passionate about educating her patients on the importance of oral hygiene. Stephanie lives in Frankfort with her husband Jason and their two children, Sydney and Brenton. Outside of the office, she enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants, and spending time with family and friends.

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Sondi Williamson,
RDH

Sondi is a Registered Dental Hygienist and has been part of the Chillicothe Family Dental family since 2013. She received her degree from Shawnee State University in 2011. She and her husband have two wonderful boys. As a family they enjoy traveling, horses and spending time outdoors. She feels very blessed to be a part of this amazing team and the difference we make in our community.

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Lexi Barnhart,
RDH

Lexi is a graduate of Shawnee State University, and we are so grateful to have her at Chillicothe Family Dental. Her favorite part of being a dental hygienist is educating her patients by teaching them ways to maintain their smile and taking care of their overall health. Outside of work, she volunteers monthly to give back to our community. 

She loves spending time with her friend and family, especially her dog, Booker. She love the outdoors and volunteering in the community band.

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Deborah Ward,
EFDA

Deborah has been working in the dental field for over 20 years. She has been an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant since 2003. She has a wonderful husband, three children, and a lot of grandchildren. She loves being able to give patients the ability to find joy in their smile again.

Emy Barrows

Emy Barrows,
EFDA

Emy is a Certified Dental Assistant and has been an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant since 2011. She takes pride in delivering quality dental care and getting to know her patients. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, being in her kitchen, and scuba diving.

Crystal Leggett

Crystal Leggett,
CDA & Office Assistant

Crystal is a graduate of Huntington High School. She started in the dental field in September 2006. She is a CDA, and has several certifications from OSU and OU-C. She has been at our office since August 2012. She loves getting to know our patients and helping them restore their smiles and their positive outlook on life. She’s married to her wonderful husband, and they have two beautiful children.

Sarah Carboni

Sarah Carboni,
CDA

Sarah has been a dental assistant for a total of nine years. She became a Certified Dental Assistant in 2014, and has been a team member with us since February 2018. When she’s out of the office, she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend Casey and his two children Jackson and Conner as well as her family, friends, and dogs. She likes to run, watch movies, paint, and listen to music.

Heather Evans

Heather Evans,
CDA

Heather has been a dental assistant since 2003 and obtained her CDA in 2006. She joined our team in 2007. She enjoys dentistry because she is privileged to be a part of helping patients achieve a beautiful healthy smile. This can be life changing for some patients as they gain confidence and self-esteem. Outside of the office, Heather enjoys spending time with her husband and their two sons. She is actively involved in their church.

Karla Bales

Karla Bales,
Laboratory Technician

Karla has been a dental assistant since 2002. She is also our laboratory technician. We fabricate all of our dentures and many other removable appliances on-site. Karla enjoys working in the lab rebuilding smiles. She spends a lot of her free time with her daughter and her family, including two precious grandsons.

Shannon Evans

Shannon Evans,
CDA & Office Assistant

Shannon is probably the first face you will see in our office. She has earned an associate degree in Applied Business, and she is also a Certified Dental Assistant with 10 years of experience in dentistry. Outside of the office, she enjoys time with her husband and their daughter. Shannon loves coffee shops, and she is a huge Star Wars fan!

Leslie Willis

Leslie Willis,
Financial Coordinator

Leslie has been in dentistry for 22 years, and she has been in billing and insurance at our office since 2008. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their two children, as well as their many animals.

Samantha Strausbaugh

Samantha Strausbaugh,
Financial Coordinator

Samantha attended Paint Valley and Ohio University. She has been working at Chillicothe Family Dental since 2004. She’s married with three children, and she enjoys living in the country with a menagerie of animals. She and her husband have owned a heating and cooling business since 1996. In her spare time, she likes antiquing, traveling, being outdoors, caring for animals and listening to music.

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Hannah Wheaton,
DA

Hannah has been a dental assistant since 2015. She enjoys helping patients achieve beautiful smiles. She is a proud mom to her daughter, Emma. She aspires to become and Expanded Function Dental Assistant to advance herself in the field of dentistry.

Set Up an Appointment

Start your journey to a beautiful, healthy smile with us! Make an appointment with our doctors for a consultation today and find out what we can do for you. We are available during these hours:

Monday to Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.