Meet The Doctors – Pickerington

At Stonecreek Dental Care’s Pickerington, OH dentist office, our skilled team includes an endodontist, a periodontist, a doctor who focuses on oral surgery, and a dentist who especially enjoys working with children.

Whether they are a general dentist or a dental specialist, all of our doctors offer care inspired by our office motto: “It’s not so much what we do, but how we do it that really matters.”

Dr. Erin M. Biehle, DDS - Meet the Doctors | Stonecreek Dental Care
Erin M. Biehle, DDS

After graduating from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in the top three of her class, Dr. Biehle joined Stonecreek Dental Care in 2002. She was also an overachiever in her undergraduate years at John Carroll University in Cleveland, OH, where she excelled on the basketball team.

Dr. Biehle always knew she wanted to be a doctor and as time passed she realized that being a mom was equally important to her as being a professional. As a co-owner of Stonecreek Dental Care she has provided herself the ability to achieve both of her loves, taking care of her patients and also her 3 children, Ashleigh, Kylie and Luke.

Dr. Biehle is a highly skilled yet compassionate doctor with a great eye for detail. She has a special affinity for cosmetic dental treatments, Invisalign, and dental sedation. She is also a fellow of the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation and has been recognized by her peers as a top dentist by Columbus Monthly every year since 2011. In her free time she enjoys working on the family home, traveling, and cheering on the Ohio State Buckeyes. Go, Bucks!

Dr. J. Clarke Sanders, DDS - Meet the Doctors | Stonecreek Dental Care Read Transcript
J. Clarke Sanders, DDS

Dr. Sanders is the heart and soul of Stonecreek Dental Care, having founded our dental practice in 1986. A graduate of the University of Virginia and The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, he spent three years in the U.S. Naval Dental Corps and two years as an associate in a private dental practice prior to establishing Stonecreek Dental Care.

Dr. Sanders has extensive training in dental sedation, Invisalign, dental implants, whole-mouth rehabilitation, and cosmetic dentistry. Thanks to his expertise and years of experience, he has begun advising other dental practices as a partner in Dental Practice Strategies.

Dr. Ben Meer, DDS - Meet the Doctors | Stonecreek Dental Care
Ben Meer, DDS

Dr. Meer joined Stonecreek Dental Care in 2008 after completing advanced training at his general practice residency at Rochester General Hospital in Rochester, NY. He is a highly skilled doctor with a special interest in oral surgery. He completed his undergraduate work at Xavier University and his dental education at Marquette University School of Dentistry.

He enjoys the outdoors, running, cycling, and competing in triathlons. Dr. Sanders and Dr. Biehle are trying to convert him into a Buckeye fan!

Dr. Brian Mooney, DDS - Meet the Doctors | Stonecreek Dental Care Read Transcript
Brian Mooney, DDS

Dr. Mooney joined Stonecreek Dental Care in 2009 after completing two years of general practice residency at the University of Virginia. A native of Elida, OH, Dr. Mooney completed his undergraduate degree and dental training at The Ohio State University. Needless to say, he is a huge Buckeye fan!

Dr. Mooney enjoys all aspects of dentistry, including cosmetic dentistry, Invisalign, sedation dentistry, and oral surgery. In his downtime he enjoys being outdoors and staying fit, along with attending most any sporting event.

Dr. Ami Patel, DDS - Meet the Doctors | Stonecreek Dental Care
Ami Patel, DDS

Dr. Patel was born and raised in Cleveland, OH. She earned her undergraduate degree at Case Western University, majoring in nutrition, before completing dental school at The Ohio State University. She truly enjoys working with children and focuses most of her dental practice on them. Her calm, patient, and gentle attitude is appealing to children as well as adults.

Dr. Patel and her husband, Shayer, reside in Dublin, OH. Shayer is also a dentist practicing in NEWARK, OH. She enjoys cooking, arts and crafts, traveling, and volleyball.

Dr. Nancy Montgomery, DDS, MS - Meet the Doctors | Stonecreek Dental Care
Nancy Montgomery, DDS, MS, Orthodontist

Dr. Nancy Montgomery received her Doctor of Dental Surgery, summa cum laude, from The Ohio State University in 1993. She then completed a three-year specialty program in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics. Dr. Montgomery is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), the Ohio Dental Association, the Ohio Association of Orthodontists, and the Columbus Dental Society. She has been in private practice since 1997.

Dr. Montgomery’s passion for the profession comes from her own experiences. In fourth grade, she had a palate expander; then, during her junior year of high school, she underwent comprehensive orthodontic treatment in combination with jaw surgery to straighten her teeth and correct her bite.

As Dr. Montgomery says, “I know what a difference orthodontic treatment made for me. I want you or your child to experience the difference a beautiful smile and a healthy, functional bite can make for the rest of your life.”

Ira Levenson, DDS, MSD Periodontist

Dr. Levenson is a 1986 graduate of Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in New York, where he received his training in all aspects of general dentistry. While at Columbia, his interest in basic science led him to the research laboratory. There, his growing passion for basic science research led him to pursue a postdoctoral degree in oral biology and a clinical specialty in periodontics. He received his certificate in periodontics and a Master of Science degree at The Ohio State University in 1989. Upon completion of his training, Dr. Ira maintained a growing practice and taught part-time at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, where he provided continuing education courses for both dentists and dental hygienists.

Dr. Levenson’s approach to dentistry is centered on not only a devotion to patient education but also a commitment to help each patient achieve better oral health. An avid student, he frequently obtains continuing education training to help him better serve his patients.

His interests outside of dentistry include Bible study, exercising, long walks with his wife and their bevy of dogs, listening to music, and sharing life with family and friends.

Dr. Levenson is licensed by the dental boards of Ohio, New York, and New Jersey. He is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, the Ohio Academy of Periodontists, the American Society of Dental Anesthesiologists, and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

Dr. Lori Levenson, DDS, MS - Meet the Doctors | Stonecreek Dental Care
Lori Levenson, DDS, MS Periodontist

Dr. Levenson is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, summa cum laude. She continued her specialty training at OSU, earning her certificate in periodontics and receiving a master of science degree. She did extensive research while at OSU and has numerous publications in dental journals.

Through a combination of up-to-date technology, sensible treatment plans, and genuine devotion to the unique needs of each patient, Dr. Levenson helps her patients achieve optimum oral health. She helps alleviate any anxiety by listening to patient concerns and involving her patients in decision making during treatment planning. Patient comfort and understanding of periodontal needs are of utmost importance to her as she helps her patients improve their oral health and overall health. Dr. Levenson truly enjoys learning and is dedicated to lifelong learning through continuing education courses.

Happily married, she has two children, three dogs, and one cat. She is a member of the Ohio Academy of Periodontists, the American Society of Dental Anesthesiologists, and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

Dr. Louis Susi, DDS - Meet the Doctors | Stonecreek Dental Care
Louis Susi, DDS, Endodontist

Dr. Susi is an endodontist, or root canal specialist. As an endodontist, he specializes in treating injuries, diseases, and infections of the dental pulp in a compassionate and pain-free manner. His technique is remarkable, and his results are exceptional!

Dr. Susi grew up in Columbus, OH, where he now lives with his family. He earned his undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University in 1998 and graduated from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 2003. Dr. Susi continued his postgraduate studies at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, including a residency in endodontics in 2005.

Shane Roche, DMD

Dr. Roche is a highly trained doctor who completed an extensive General Practice Residency at Mercy St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown, OH. As a lifelong Ohio native, Dr. Roche was actually born at this same hospital, and completed his undergraduate degree at Youngstown State University. Dr. Roche obtained his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from Midwestern University just outside downtown Chicago, IL. Dr. Roche’s approach to dentistry is compassionate, patient centered, and very thorough. He will take his time with patients to make sure they understand all available treatment options, as he wants what is best for their oral and overall health. Dr. Roche’s passion for dentistry extends outside the office, where he immerses himself in literature and continuing education courses, learning the newest procedures and techniques.

When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Roche enjoys playing and watching sports (his favorite teams are The Buckeyes, Youngstown St. Penguins, Cleveland Indians, Browns, and Cavaliers), movies, TV series, and spending time with friends and family. Dr. Roche is married to his high school sweetheart Abby, and they welcomed their first child, Dow (it’s a family name), in 2017. Dow is a wonderful ball of energy who currently enjoys chasing their 2 dogs around the house in his baby walker, and waking up all throughout the night!

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