"Dayton Dental Collaborative is a practice I created for the specific purpose of restoring and enhancing the natural beauty of your smile. We built this practice around skill and compassion allowing us to provide exceptional patient care. We listen closely to your concerns and seek to answer all your questions regarding your treatment options. Our commitment and founding principle is that you'll experience different."
Dr. R. Gregory Shelhouse is the owner and creator of Dayton Dental Collaborative. He performed his undergrad at Bowling Green University and graduated from the dental school at The Ohio State University (The 2014 Undisputed National Champions!).
Dr. Greg has been married to Jennifer Shelhouse for over 23 years. Jennifer is an architect and designed the inspiring DDC building. Outside of dentistry (and Jennifer) his two loves are animals and flying. He's been a pilot since the age of 16!
"'Constant and never ending improvement' is one of my core beliefs because you deserve a team of highly trained and skilled dental professionals who place your concerns first in all
we do. I pride myself in providing the most advanced knowledge to help you make wise decisions regarding your oral health."
Dr. Busdiecker graduated from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry and has been happily married for over 17 years. Together they have three children and spend the majority of their free time together. Dr. Busdiecker enjoys the outdoors and tries to get out fishing and hiking as much as possible.
"My goal is to treat every patient as if they were a member of my own family. To me that means a high level of personalized care while paying close attention to their needs, concerns and long-term oral health."
Dr. Christopher Cripe is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Dentistry and brings a wide range of experience in the areas of Endodontics, Oral Surgery, Restorative Treatment and Cosmetic Dentistry. He is happily married to his wife Jonelle and they have four children (Brad, Dillon, Drew, Lizzy). Dr. Cripe played college baseball and currently enjoys golf, Nascar and mud races.
"Having worked in the practice as an administrative assistant before attending dental school, the philosophy of DDC is deeply engrained in my approach to dental care. I am driven by a passion to create an extraordinary dental experience for our patients."
Dr. Randi Schneider began working at DDC as an administrative assistant for Dr. Shelhouse while completing her Master's degree in Anatomy at Wright State University. With inspiration from the DDC family, she went on to The Ohio State University College of Dentistry to complete her dental training. She is the first person in her family to graduate from college and enjoys working out, bike riding and walking her adorable rescue dog.
DDC has assembled a team of highly-trained dental professionals who share one quality – we love our patients and want what is best for you. With that priority at the forefront, we listen first before offering personalized dental solutions to meet your specific needs, concerns and desires.
Our experienced team is passionate about making your visit the best part of your week. From the moment you walk through the door, you can fully expect a team member to set you at ease with a warm greeting and a welcoming smile. We really are happy to see you. Whether you're here for a gentle cleaning with one of our skilled hygienists or for a more comprehensive treatment, our entire team is here to ensure your comfort and care during your stay.