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Lakota Premier Dental Team

Hassan F. Dawas, DDS

Hassan F. Dawas, DDS

Dr. Hassan F. Dawas is the owner of Lakota Premier Dental, LLC.

Dr. Dawas was born in Dubai, UAE and migrated to the United States in 1991 in pursuit of completing his higher education and fulfilling his career and family goals. Dr. Dawas has a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business from Indiana University at Bloomington, and graduated from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 2010 with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree. He has been living in the Greater Cincinnati area since 1997. Dr. Dawas is married and has three children.

After graduation, Dr. Dawas was admitted, and successfully completed a rigorous one year General Practice Residency training program at St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center in Youngstown, Ohio, to further his knowledge in dentistry and better treat his patients with clinical excellence. Dr. Dawas continually strives to acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to deliver the highest level of quality of dental care possible as evidenced by his commitment to continuing dental education. Dr. Dawas’ passion in the dental field is an uncompromising emphasis on quality and long-lasting results. Whether it is a tooth-colored restoration, a complete denture, a root canal therapy, a full-coverage crown, or a wisdom tooth extraction, Dr. Dawas strives to uphold his life-long professional commitment to the highest quality and long-lasting dental results that will keep the healthy beautiful smile on the faces of his patients for years and years to come.

At his leisure, Dr. Dawas enjoys spending quality time with his family, outdoor grilling, reading, and watching and playing soccer.

Lakota Team Members

Kimberly A. McConnell, RDH.

Kimberly McConnell, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Kimberly McConnell has enjoyed being a Dental Hygienist for the past 26 years. She has worked part time at Cuyahoga Community College teaching others about the dental field. She is married with two grown children. A mom to three dogs and one cat. She greatly enjoys cooking for her husband. In her spare time she loves playing games both outside and indoors, and spending time crafting.

Kyra McGuinness

Kyra McGuinness, CODA,
Practice Manager

Practice Coordinator, Marketing and Social Media Manager

Kyra McGuinness is the Practice Coordinator at Lakota Premier Dental. She is CODA certified, with multiple years experience dental assisting. She has a background in customer service and management, including e-retail, and healthcare. Notable was the 4 years she spent as the Project Manager & QA Specialist at Safety Harbour Creative. In her current role, Kyra’s responsibilities include managing the front office. This involves maintaining a welcoming pleasant atmosphere for each patient throughout their visit with the office, scheduling appointments, presenting treatment, as well as verifying patient records and insurance information are accurate. In her free time she enjoys reading, painting, and spending time with her family.

Catalina Cojocar, Lead Dental Assistant

Catalina Cojocar is the Lead Dental Assistant at Lakota Premier Dental. Born in the Republic of Moldova she finished high school and moved to France to expand on her opportunities. Living there for 3 years she was awarded a green card and came to the United States of America where she has furthered her education, graduating from the Scarlet Oaks Dental Assisting Program. She enjoys making patients feel comfortable during their visit. Catalina’s responsibilities include maintaining a clean and orderly environment and assisting the doctor during procedures. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family, friends, and traveling.

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