Melanie Hochman


Melanie is a Dental Hygienist who graduated from Cuyahoga Community College in 2013 and has been with Chesterland Family Dental Care ever since! She loves treating her patients like family and creating long, trusting relationships. Outside of the office, Melanie stays very busy with her daughters Mila and Madison.

Nikki Gyongyosi


Nikki is a Registered Dental Hygienist and graduated from Lakeland Community College in 2015. She enjoys interacting with patients and helping educate them about their dental care. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with family, friends, and her two pugs.

Kate Kaufman


Kate is our Treatment Coordinator dedicated to making our patients happy and healthy! She Graduated with her Certified Dental Assisting Degree in 2018. Kate grew up and currently resides in Chagrin Falls. In her free time, Kate enjoys spending time with her friends, family, and hiking with her three dogs, Bella, Hoyt, and Kia.

Lindsay Eiermann


Lindsay is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from Lakeland Community College in 2013 and has been part of our team since 2017. She loves educating our patients on their oral health and working with them to achieve their goals. Outside the office, you can find Lindsay with her boyfriend, Rick, and their dog, Theo. Her hobbies include spending time outside and playing board games with family and friends on the weekends.

Kim Piazza-Longo


Kim is a graduate of Case Western Reserve School of Dentistry Class of 2003. She has over 26 years of experience as a Dental Assistant and 18 years as an EFDA. She’s from Solon and resides in Aurora. Kim has 2 beautiful children and is married to a first responder who serves many surrounding communities. In her free time, she enjoys family, friends and the outdoors. She looks forward to a bright future at Chesterland Family Dental Care.