“I love being a dentist! I think patients love it here because we’ve been able to create a place where they feel at home, where friendships start and grow, and where everyone gets the unhurried attention they deserve. No pressure. No stress. No worries.”
Enjoys reading, scary movies, golfing, and spending time with his wife (Dr. Carr) and their two kids, Gemma and Everett.
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Robert Kenyon will be joining Dugas Dental - Lewis Center!
Dr. Kenyon is originally from Long Island, NY, and earned his undergrad at Purdue University, graduating cum laude in 1979. After graduating dental school at Georgetown University, Dr. Kenyon started his own practice in Maryland, where he practiced for 34 years. He is very pleased to be moving to Ohio to practice at Dugas Dental - Lewis Center, and spend more time with two of his sons and his grandson. Dr. Kenyon is also on faculty in the Restorative department at the Ohio State Dental School.
Doctor of Dental Surgery - Georgetown University School of Dentistry
In his free time, Dr. Kenyon enjoys practicing all phases of dentistry with lots of experience in cosmetics and full mouth reconstruction, TMJ treatment and sleep appliances. He also enjoys cycling, hiking, kayaking and travel.
Doctor of Dental Surgery degree – University of Michigan
Masters in Orthodontics – The Ohio State University
Enjoys cooking, reading, traveling, and spending time with her husband (Dr. Dugas) and their two kids, Gemma and Everett.
Dr. Christina Negray grew up outside of Cleveland in Avon, OH. When she was 14, her aunt passed away from oral cancer, igniting her passion for dentistry and oral health. While in college, she attended a dental mission trip to Lima, Peru. While there, she was able to provide dental care to the underserved, further confirming her love of the field. Dr. Negray graduated dental school in 2022 as the elected Student Government Association’s President. She is a proud member of the American Dental Association and Ohio Dental Association.
Doctor of Dental Surgery – The Ohio State University
Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences – The Ohio State University
Outside of the office, you can find Dr. Negray playing with her Aussie Mountain Doodle, Rossi, or planning her upcoming wedding with her Fiancé, Steven. She also enjoys staying active at Orange Theory Fitness and running half marathons. On Saturdays in the fall, you will find Dr. Negray at the Shoe cheering on her beloved Buckeyes or at home cozying up to a new book.
Dr. Negray provides dental care in our Lewis Center location on Mondays, Tuesday sand Wednesdays, and in our Mt Gilead location on Thursdays.
Dr. Wheeler has practiced dentistry for over thirty years in many different realms including private practice, Native American reservations, military events, and correctional facilities. The common thread through all these experiences is providing the best quality of dentistry possible in a manner that shows she cares about her patients as if they are dear friends or close family members. Her passion for excellence is demonstrated through her Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry, an award held by only 7% of general dentists. She is comfortable in all phases of general dentistry and is looking forward to broadening the already excellent range of services at Dugas Dental - Mount Gilead.
Doctor of Dental Surgery - The Ohio State University College of Dentistry
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture - The Ohio State University
Law degree and Masters in Taxation - University of Akron
Outside of the office, Dr. Wheeler enjoys a wide range of outdoor activities including fly fishing, bicycling hiking, and spending time with her adult children. She values her Ohio community and looks for opportunities to serve through her church and other venues. She also supports local arts and businesses and practices sustainable farming. Don't get her started about organic produce!
Dr. Joseph grew up in northeast Ohio (Warren-Howland), where he played college football and was a ranked state powerlifter and bodybuilder. Dr. Joseph, now semi-retired, has practiced dentistry for over 30 years. In his career, he has owned and managed five dental practice locations, which he recently sold to spend more time with his family and enjoying his many hobbies. Dr. Joseph strives to provide exceptional dental care that is tailored to meet the needs of each individual patient. He is excited to join the team at Dugas Dental where he can devote special time to each patient and provide the quality of care his patients deserve. Dr. Joseph works in our Mt Gilead location on Mondays and Tuesdays.
Doctor of Dental Surgery - the Ohio State University
Bachelor of Science in combined science - Youngstown State University
Outside of the office Dr. Joseph enjoys outdoor activities including bicycling, scenic walks, home improvement projects and design, real estate, target shooting, and working out. And, of course, spending time with his wife, family, and grandchildren.