EDUCATION

  • BS – Biology – The Ohio State University
  • PhD – Oral Biology – The Ohio State University
  • DDS – The Ohio State University
  • Previous contributing editor and reviewer of dental publications regarding TMJ Disorders.
  • Implant Fellowship – The Ohio State University
  • Surgical Implant Externship – Midwest Implant Institute
  • Minimally invasive Soft Tissue Grafting for Teeth and Implants – 20/20 Oral Plastic surgery
  • Therapeutic and Cosmetic Botox – American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE)
  • Mini-IV Sedation Residency – Duquesne University
  • Orthodontics Externship – TipEdge Orthodontics
  • Clinical Consultant – Dental Advisor

Dr. Saurer, DDS, PhD

Dr. Saurer is happily married to Timothy Saurer, whom she met during their undergraduate years at Ohio State. Timothy has his PhD in Neuroscience from UNC Chapel Hill and works in medical affairs for a pharmaceutical company. They live in Dublin with their three beautiful children. In her former free time, Dr. Saurer enjoyed running and biking. Now she chases after her three children, watches “Tiny Kitchen” on Tastemade, and is an avid candy crusher.

HONORS

  • 2018 Recipient of the Top 40 under 40 dentists (powered by Incisal Edge and Forbes)
  • Panel Speaker on Marketing for the Lucy Hobbs Celebration
  • 2009 Received the Carl O. Boucher Senior Student Award, a faculty nominated and voted award recognizing the graduating Ohio State student exhibiting the most outstanding prosthodontic skills.
  • 2009 Dentsply International Merit Award
  • 1997 State Champion in Identifying Rocks, Fossils, and Minerals
  • Employee of the Month (January 2018) – River Park Dental

Ellen

Practice Administrator

Ellen is an experienced Practice Administrator who brings professionalism, excellent customer service, and team morale to River Park Dental. She joined our practice in early 2017 and our team has been laughing ever since.

Ellen’s heart beats for her two children, Dominic (18) and Amali (7). When she isn’t sitting courtside watching them play basketball she enjoys entertaining friends and family, traveling, or snuggling up with her mini schnauzer, Ralph.

Her favorite place to spend an evening in Dublin is The Avenue.

Missy

Dental Hygienist

Missy is the happiest Hygienist you’ll ever meet, even her eyes SMILE. She is passionate about Dentistry and has enjoyed every aspect of her profession for the past 17 years.

Missy enjoys all things creative! She is an avid photographer and painter. Missy is the happiest when surrounded by family and close friends, they are the most important part of her. She and her basset hound reside close by in Plain City.

Her favorite place to find a sweet treat in Dublin is Jeni’s Ice Cream shop!