Cosmetic Dentist in Dover, OH

All our professionals at Jonathan R. Taylor DMD maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in cosmetic dentistry.

Jonathan R. Taylor, D.M.D.    

Dr. Jonathan Taylor graduated from the University of Akron in 2007, with a degree in Business Administration. He worked a number of years after graduation, before deciding to pursue the profession of dentistry. In 2010, he returned to Cleveland State University to complete the required pre-med courses in order to apply to dental school. Dr. Taylor was accepted to Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine in 2012 and received his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree in 2016. He joined the practice of his father, R. Malcolm Taylor, Jr., that same year. Dr. Jonathan Taylor enjoys working with his father, and is committed to providing the same high level of care that has been established by the whole team at the office of R. Malcolm Taylor, Jr. DDS. Dr. Jonathan Taylor is married to his wife, Amy. He enjoys golf, wood working, and spending time with his family.

Peggy Taylor

Peggy graduated from Oklahoma Baptist University with bachelor degree in nursing.  She worked in various hospitals in Oklahoma, Georgia, and University Hospital of Cleveland for 27 years as a registered nurse in obstetrics and surgery.  In 2006, she became Office Manager for our office.  She enjoys working with the patients and helping them understand the patients needs and their insurance benefits.  She enjoys traveling, reading, making quilts, her family and her church.  

Chris Wood

Chris has been a Medical Assistant since 1987.  She joined the practice in 2017 as a dental receptionist.  She enjoys working with patients, scheduling appointments, answering phones and working with insurance companies, and working with treatment plans.  Chris likes to read, garden with her husband, quilting, and going on mission trips with her church.  

Elizabeth Withem

Elizabeth joined the practice in 2015 working in the front office as a dental receptionist.  She enjoys scheduling patients and helping them maximize insurance benefits.  Elizabeth stays current on office updates by attending the Ohio Dental Association in Columbus.  In her free time, she enjoys hiking with her dog Scarlet, golfing, and spending time with family and friends.  

Vickie Finzer, EFDA/CDA

Vickie began her career as an EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant) with Dr. Taylor in September, 1998. She maintains her certification by completing yearly continuing education. She also attends the annual ODA session in Columbus.  Vickie's CDA (Certified Dental Assistant) certification allows her to assist the doctor in clinical procedures. Vickie's EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant) certification allows her to perform the same tasks as a dental assistant, plus place restorations and sealants, working under the supervision and full responsibility of Dr. Taylor.

Ashley Miller, Dental Assistant

Ashley began her career in Dental Assisting with Dr. Taylor in 2006. What she enjoys most about working in the dental field is making patients feel comfortable and sharing her dental knowledge helping patients make well-informed decisions concerning their dental treatment.  Ashley has been married since 2009. They have one son. She enjoys spending time with her family.

Patricia Watson, RDH

Patricia graduated from West Liberty State College, WV with her Associate's Degree in Dental Hygiene. She began working for Dr. Taylor in 2002.  Patricia enthusiastically pursues continuing education opportunities to stay current with all the latest advancements and research in periodontal care. What she enjoys most about dentistry is meeting different people and helping patients achieve optimum dental health in a comfortable, friendly atmosphere. She is excited about the future of dentistry, and appreciates Dr. Taylor's commitment to keeping up with the most modern technology.

Christine Bucholtz, RDH

Christine joined the staff in 2009. She has eighteen years of experience as a dental assistant, five and a half of those years were obtained as active duty in the U.S. Navy. She obtained her denal hygiene license in 2004. Christine is a joy to work with. She loves educating patients about their oral health and always has a smile on her face.