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Meet the Team

We welcome you with warm smiles to our practice!

Lisa Nutter - Scheduling Coordinator

Lisa joined the team at Vicek Orthodontics in May of 2021.  She has a Bachelor's degree from Tiffin University in Accounting.  Her favorite days at work are the Debond Days when patients get to see their beautiful smiles for the first time without their braces on.  She has been happily married to Ben since 1993 and they have 2 beautiful children together.  When Lisa is not working she enjoys watching her son play basketball and listening to her daughter sing.


Melissa Freeborn - Treatment Coordinator

Melissa began her career in dentistry in 2003 as a Dental Hygienist.  In 2018, she joined our team at Vicek Orthodontics to become our Treatment Coordinator.  As the Treatment Coordinator, Melissa oversees the new patient experience and helps with financial arrangements.  She also helps with the removal of braces.  She loves watching the patients see their new smiles for the first time.  Melissa enjoys working out, all types of sports, and is a huge fan of Tom Brady.  Melissa is happily married to Nathaniel and they have four beautiful children: 3 girls and a boy.  She lives in a house with two tarantulas and a turtle.

Kim Kleinschmit - Financial Coordinator

As a Financial Coordinator, Kim manages the finances for Vicek Orthodontics.  She went to school for billing and coding and is very knowledgeable in insurance billing and benefits.  Kim joined the Vicek Orthodontics team in July of 2020.  She brought over 20 years of experience to our team.  She has been happily married to her husband, Steve, since 1998 and they have 2 adult daughters.  When Kim is not working, she enjoys spending time with her daughters and spending time with her husband out on the lake.

Shelly Miller - Clinic Supervisor

Shelly began her career in orthodontics in 1988.  She is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant and has her coronal polishing license. Shelly is the one who keeps our clinic running smoothly and efficiently. She loves creating new smiles from start to finish and is the biggest Ohio State fan ever! Shelly has 2 grown children, 3 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, and 2 dogs.  


Susie Dunn - Clinical Assistant

Susie has been a Clinical Assistant since 1974.  She loves helping create beautiful smiles and visiting with the patients. She is married to Kurt and they have 2 children and 3 grandsons. Once Susie leaves Dr. Vicek's office, she goes home to tend to her horse stables, which is a full-time job in itself. Susie also enjoys attending sporting events, bicycling, and refinishing antique furniture.


Courtney Boyd - Clinical Assistant

Courtney joined our team as a Clinical Assistant in July of 2020.  She loves to see before and after pictures of the smiles that she helped to create.  Courtney is a mother of 2 wonderful children.  Working at Vicek Orthodontics is more of a passion than a job for her.  She loves her work family!

Tori Tyree - Clinical Assistant

Tori joined our team as a Clinical Assistant in February of 2022.  She is very passionate about creating a fun and comfortable environment for our patients and can often be found singing and dancing around the clinic.  Tori is married and is a mother of 5 humans, 3 dogs, a cat, and several other critters.  When she is not working, she enjoys watching her children perform in dance, karate, and theater.  She also enjoys reading, watching football, being a SMYL mentor, and volunteering at her church.

Britney Diaz - Clinical Assistant

Britney joined the Vicek Orthodontics team in December of 2021 as a Clinical Assistant.  Britney absolutely loves being part of creating beautiful smiles and getting to know each patient individually.  She is engaged and has 3 children.  Britney loves singing, listening to music, and watching movies.

Kristy Rettig - Laboratory Technician

Kristy entered the orthodontic world in 1979. Kristy runs the in-house lab at Vicek Orthodontics. She is responsible for making appliances, creating cool looking retainers and taking patient records. She occasionally helps in the clinic assisting Dr. Vicek. She is married and has three children and two grandsons. In her free time, Kristy enjoys trail riding her horse, walking on farm trails with her husband and two dogs, gardening and traveling to Virginia to visit her grandkids.

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