Meet Your Experienced Neighborhood Dentist, Dr. Cheung
Dr. Jerry Cheung is originally from Los Angeles, California where he attended the University of California - Irvine. He received his Bachelor's & Doctorate degrees from Ohio State University in 1999, and continued to train at The Ohio State University Medical Center in the General Practice Residency Program. His emphases were hospital dentistry, oral surgery, pediatric dentistry, oral medicine, and sedation.
To further his education, Dr. Cheung attends many continuing educational classes and is a member of the Central Ohio Study Club, Academy of Contemporary Dentistry, Great Columbus Society of Contemporary Dentistry, and Dr Han's Implant Institute. He feels that the continuing pursuit of knowledge ensures his patients receive the most comprehensive, advanced dental care in the industry.
Our Friendly Support Staff
As our office manager, Robin is responsible for the Bright Smile Team, patient satisfaction, financials, and so much more. She joined the team in 2014 and brings almost 20 years of experience in the dental field to the office. In her spare time, Robin enjoys speed walking with her husband, Jake and getting her 40 miles in on her bicycle. She also loves playing with her two granddaughters on the weekends. Robin enjoys the warm atmosphere because of the way Dr. Cheung and his staff treat our patients, everyone is family here.
Lead Dental Assistant
Candace joined the practice in 2013 after relocating from California. She completed her education at Carrington College in 2006. She graduated on the President's list and obtained her RDA shortly after. Candace is well-versed in various restorative, cosmetic, surgical, and orthodontic procedures. She enjoys reading and family outings with her new husband and their dog. When not enjoying a good book or hanging with her family, Candace spends her time volunteering with her church.
Candace loves the warm family atmosphere that Bright Smile projects. She is proud to be part of an organization that provides a high standard of education and treatment to the community.
Lead Registered Dental Hygienist
Jessica joined the practice in 2009. She graduated Cum Laude from The Ohio State University in 2009 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Dental Hygiene. She also obtained her Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary (EFDA) Certification, which allows her to place restorative fillings. Additionally, she is licensed to administer local anesthesia and monitor the administration of Nitrous Oxide.
Jessica grew up in Mansfield, Ohio. During her time at OSU she was very blessed to meet her husband, Brandon, whom she wed in 2009. They welcomed their first baby boy in February 2015. She is very close with her parents, siblings, three nieces and nephew.
Kyndra is one of our Dental Assistants. Kyndra was born and raised in Mt. Blanchard, Ohio and she graduated from Riverdale High School. Kyndra then later graduated from Dental Assistant Pro of Columbus in May of 2015 and joined the team in July 2015. Kyndra is very close with her family, mom, dad, two sisters, and dog Pepper. Her family also owns about 20 ponies that they take to county fairs for kids to ride. Kyndra likes to spend her time with family and friends and she also loves to be outdoors. Kyndra loves Bright Smile because of her amazing coworkers; she loves to teamwork in the office.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Andrea is one of our Registered Dental Hygienist. Andrea is originally from Tiffin, OH and graduated from Hopewell-Loudon High School. She later went on to attend Bowling Green State University for two years with a focus in biology before transferring to one of the best Dental Hygiene Programs in Ohio, Owens Community College. Andrea graduated in May 2015 and joined the Bright Smile team in October 2015. Andrea loves to go back and participate in Give Kids a Smile day at her Alma Mater. She also loves to spend her time with rescue dog, Stella. Andrea enjoys the lightheartedness and family feel of the office.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Liz is one of our Registered Dental Hygienist. Liz is from North Canton, OH and graduated from Hoover High School. She started her higher education at Capital University running track and later transferred to the University of Cincinnati. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati in 2015 with her dental hygiene degree. While in Cincinnati, Liz volunteered at the university sponsored Kids oral hygiene day, UC Smiles. Liz joined the Bright Smile Team in March 2016. In her free time, Liz enjoys running and hanging out with friends and family on the weekends. Liz enjoys the fun and inviting atmosphere that Dr. Cheung and his staff has created in the Bright Smile office.