Healthy Smiles of Corry

Meet the Team at Healthy Smiles of Corry

At Healthy Smiles of Corry, we are committed to making sure our Corry, PA, neighbors have access to good customer service and excellence in dentistry. Everyone on our team values our patient relationships, making it our priority to deliver the gentle, compassionate care you and your family deserve.

One of our goals is to provide patients with all the information they need to make educated decisions about their oral health, including treatment options. Please take some time to peruse our website, where you’ll find crucial information such as treatment and service descriptions, patient forms, and directions to our Corry office.

Our full-service practice provides for all of your dental needs. Because we rarely refer patients to specialists, you can get all the care you need under one roof. Our services include:

  • General and preventive dentistry
  • Cosmetic dentistry
  • Crowns and bridges
  • Periodontal examinations and treatment
  • Root canal therapy
  • Dentures and partials
  • Dental implants

We also offer the latest in dental technology, which means more accurate diagnoses by our doctors and less time in the treatment chair for our patients.

If you have questions about our practice or about any of the dental services we provide, we are always available to answer your questions. Let us be your dentist of choice in Corry! We look forward to meeting you and your entire family.

Dr. Rebecca R. Steves


Dr. Becky grew up in nearby North East, where she graduated from North East High School. She attended Penn State Behrend and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. Shortly after graduation from Behrend, she decided to follow in the footsteps of her father-in-law and pursue a career in dentistry.

Dr. Becky earned her Doctorate in Dental Medicine in 2011 from Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine in Cleveland. During her time at Case, Dr. Becky maintained the highest academic record and graduated number one in her class. She was presented with many awards for her efforts, including the Alpha Omega Award, Periodontics Award, and TMJ and Occlusion Award. After graduation, Dr. Becky returned to the Erie area to practice dentistry in Corry, PA with her father-in-law.

Dr. Becky loves all aspects of dentistry and she enjoys being able to offer a variety of dental services in the general practice setting, right here in our Corry office. Dr. Becky and her staff strive to make the experience enjoyable for each patient, even those who are extremely anxious and uncomfortable.

In her spare time, Dr. Becky enjoys spending time with her husband and four kids. She loves cooking, singing, and gardening, and she loves to travel with her family.

Dr. Andrea S. Ball


Dr. Andrea grew up in the Clymer/Findley Lake area and attended Clymer Central School. While in high school, Dr. Andrea decided she was very interested in pursuing a career in dentistry. At that time, she began shadowing Dr. Richard Steves and she really enjoyed the variety of procedures he performed each day and the atmosphere at Healthy Smiles. After high school, Dr. Andrea received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from SUNY Fredonia.

Following her graduation from Fredonia, Dr. Andrea returned to Healthy Smiles to work as a dental assistant with Dr. Becky and Dr. Steves for a year before starting dental school. She liked learning more about dentistry and getting to know the staff and patients. Dr. Andrea then moved to Cleveland to attend Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Andrea graduated and moved back to the area in May 2019.

Dr. Andrea loves general dentistry because it allows her to provide a variety of services without being limited to one specific area in the field. Dr. Andrea has enjoyed working on patients both young and old, and looks forward to serving the entire population of Corry and the surrounding areas.

In her free time, Dr. Andrea enjoys spending time with her husband, new baby, and their golden retriever. She loves sports, being outside, cooking, and doing crafts.

Dr. Richard A. Steves

Retired Dentist

Dr. Steves graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine in 1975 and then returned to his hometown of Corry to start his dental practice.

Dr. Steves retired from full-time dentistry in January 2017, and his methods and philosophies of dentistry continue to be seen every day at Healthy Smiles of Corry. He always strived to treat his patients like family, stay up to date with the latest techniques and technology, and provide exemplary comprehensive dental care right here in Corry. Dr. Steves is now fully retired from dentistry, but you may still see him around Corry during the summer.

In his retirement, Dr. Steves enjoys relaxing at his Florida home, spending time with his family (especially his grandchildren), the Cleveland Indians, golfing, and playing softball.

Loralee Lindemuth

Registered Dental Hygienist

Loralee joins us from Tidioute, PA. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from the Pennsylvania College of Technology, and she is also licensed to administer local anesthetic. Loralee loves providing nonsurgical periodontal therapy and educating people about the importance of good oral health.

In her spare time, Loralee enjoys kayaking, hunting, spending time with family and friends, as well as her silver lab, Luna. Her weekends in the fall consist of Penn State football games!

Brooke Lindell

Registered Dental Hygienist

Brooke is a native of Warren, PA, and she recently returned to our area after working as a dental hygienist in Pittsburgh for 15 years. Brooke obtained her degree from the University of Pittsburgh, where she also received a Bachelor of Science degree in Research. Brooke loves educating people and helping them maintain their teeth. She also loves meeting new people and making patients feel comfortable from dental anxiety and fears.


Brooke enjoys hiking, biking, skiing, and traveling, especially to national parks. She roots for all Pittsburgh sports, and she enjoys spending time with family and friends, and her two puppies Bentley and Buttercup.

Karen Puckly

Registered Dental Hygienist

Karen is a part-time hygienist in our office. She received her degree from Erie Community College in Buffalo. She has over 30 years of experience in the dental field. Karen currently resides in Spring Creek with her family, but was born and raised in North East. In her spare time, she enjoys Real Estate, horseback riding, and is involved with 4H.

Denise Wetherbee

Expanded Function Dental Assistant

Clymer, New York, native Denise has a bachelor’s of nursing from Niagara University, and she also received EFDA certification from Greater Altoona Career and Technology Center. With Healthy Smiles of Corry since 2006, she loves working with her team and her patients, enjoying how each day involves different procedures.

In her free time, Denise likes spending time with family, especially her husband Carmen and two daughters, Maya and Ava. She enjoys crafts and is also a Stampin’ Up Demonstrator (cardmaking). Volunteering in her church keeps her busy as well. During downtime you might find her lazing around her swimming pool.

Laurie Ploss

Dental Assistant

Laurie has been with Healthy Smiles of Corry for over 20 years, enjoying her coworkers and helping patients have a positive dental experience. This Corry native enjoys spending time with her husband, two children, and six grandchildren, as well as camping, walking, and woodworking.

Lisa Owen

Dental Assistant

Hailing from Russell, Lisa has been with Healthy Smiles of Corry since 2016. She received her training from the Fortis Institute in Erie. Among her favorite things about working here are her coworkers and seeing the smiles on patients after a procedure is finished.

Outside the practice Lisa enjoys being outdoors, hanging out with her cat Sam Wise, four-wheeling, and watching movies.

Rachel Volk

Dental Assistant

Corry native Rachel began her career at Healthy Smiles of Corry in 2018. She appreciates working with a great team, getting to know the patients, and learning new things each day. In her free time, Rachel enjoys spending time with family and friends, helping her boyfriend work on the tractor, and working at Cox’s Auction.

Taylor Howe

Dental Assistant

Taylor recently joined our team and brings several years of experience as a dental assistant. She is from Mayville, NY, and she attended Great Lakes Institute of Technology for Dental Assisting. Taylor loves dentistry because she can help others, and she really likes to see patients' smiles transform.

In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her family, friends, and her boyfriend. She also loves going to the races, hunting, and shooting trap.

Riley Kinnear

Dental Assistant

Riley is currently a senior at Titusville High School, and she is working part-time in our office while she completes her Dental Assisting education through the Venango Technology Center. Riley enjoys making night guards and interacting with all of the patients in our practice. She is very enthusiastic about learning and she is excited about the opportunities that she will have upon graduation. Riley enjoys cheerleading, photography, listening to music, and hanging out with her friends and family.

Autumn Brunst

Office Manager

From Spartansburg, Autumn has been with Healthy Smiles of Corry for more than two decades working as a dental assistant, scheduling coordinator, financial coordinator and now as the Office Manager. She received training as a dental assistant from J. H. Thompson Academy in Erie. Autumn cites her fellow team members as well as the patients she serves as the things about her job she enjoys most.

When she is not working, you can probably find Autumn reading or in her flower garden. She also enjoys spending time with her husband Tim, granddaughter Everly, her 3 adult children and many animals.

Shannon Truesdail

Scheduling Coordinator

Shannon received her training at Erie County Technical school and has been with Healthy Smiles of Corry for 14 years. Originally from Union City, she is a people person who cites her team members, boss, and patients as what makes her job so enjoyable.

When she isn’t working, Shannon is likely spending time with friends or her husband Brian and her dogs, Ellie, Tucker, and Rusty. She has plenty of other pursuits to keep her busy, including working on her family’s farm, four-wheeling, motorcycle riding, working in her flower and vegetable garden, and catching the occasional concert.

Megan Sipes

Financial Coordinator

Megan joined our team in January 2019. Megan graduated from Fort LeBeouf High School and attended Edinboro University for business management. She is relatively new to the dental field, but she brings years of experience in medical billing and insurance. Megan loves helping patients and working with insurance companies to make sure the patients get their full benefits. In her spare time, Megan likes to spend time with her daughter and husband, coach basketball, and go to the dirt track races to watch her husband race his crate late car.

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