Our Team

Founder, Doctor

Dr. Chrys Constantinou

Dr. Constantinou was born in Wisconsin and grew up in the suburbs of Boston, Massachusetts. He graduated with honors from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst while working first as an EMT and then as a research assistant searching for a cure for Lou Gehrig's disease. Dr. Constantinou then attended Boston University School of Dental Medicine where he served as a delegate to the American Student Dental Association for four years. He moved to Cleveland in 2008 and has been practicing here ever since. Dr. Constantinou and his wife, Niki, have three children. Dr. Constantinou enjoys spending time with his family, keeping up with personal technologies, and most outdoor activities like hiking and camping, and participating in the Tough Mudder challenge every year.

Dr. Constantinou maintains a high level of continuing education with some of the best facilities in the world. At implant seminars, Dr. Constantinou learns advanced techniques that make dental implants a more predictable, comfortable, and attractive option for one or more missing teeth. He periodically travels to the Dominican Republic with an international team of general dentists, periodontists, and oral surgeons to donate his time and skills to hundreds of needy patients. Dr. Constantinou also regularly attends seminars and workshops with the renowned Dr. Frank Spear in Scottsdale, Arizona. Dr. Constantinou maintains relationships with area dentists and specialists through multiple local study clubs. Dr. Constantinou also speaks Greek for our Hellenic population.


Dr. Jessica Reichard

Dr. Jessica Reichard was born and raised in the Cleveland suburb of Brecksville, Ohio. Dr. Jessica earned her undergraduate and Doctor of Dental Medicine degrees from Case Western Reserve University. There, she graduated summa cum laude and at the top of her dental school class. Upon graduation, she was inducted into the OKU National Dental Honor Society. Dr. Reichard also completed advanced training in a general practice residency at the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center. She has been practicing dentistry in the Cleveland area ever since. Dr. Jessica enjoys exploring Cleveland, from seeing local sports teams to trying new area restaurants. She also loves to travel internationally and getting out in nature with her dog.

Dr. Jessica’s top priority is to treat her patients with respect, kindness, and a gentle touch. She is passionate about working together to devise a suitable dental plan, and always encourages an open dialogue with her patients.
Dr. Reichard is actively engaged in continuing education to stay up-to-date with the most current dental technology and literature. She has trained with implant seminars under Dr. Arun Garg, to offer patients computer-guided implant dentistry as a solution to missing teeth. Dr. Jessica also offers pain-free and anesthesia- free laser dentistry with the Solea laser to children and adults. Dr. Reichard can also help you perfect your smile with same day crowns, veneers, and Invisalign orthodontics. She is an active member of local study clubs and organized dentistry, including the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association and the Greater Cleveland Dental Society.


Dr. Allyson McClendon

Dr. Allyson McClendon is a native Clevelander and grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio. Dr. McClendon completed her undergraduate studies at Washington University in St. Louis, where she graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and a minor in Spanish. Prior to attending dental school, Dr. McClendon investigated cardiac morphogenesis and liver regeneration as a research technician at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute. Dr. McClendon attended Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine where she graduated at the top of her dental school class and was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society and received the William S. Kramer Award of Excellence.

She went on to complete the Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program at Case School of Dental Medicine partnered with University Hospitals. In her free time, Dr. McClendon enjoys reading, cooking new recipes, and spending time with her family.
Dr. McClendon is actively engaged in organized dentistry and is a member of the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. McClendon stays current on the newest science and techniques in dentistry by regularly attending continuing education courses. She is committed to providing each patient with comfortable care of exceptional quality. Dr. McClendon is passionate about working together with patients to help them achieve excellent oral health and maintain beautiful smiles.


Dr. Divya Bekal

Dr. Divya Bekal is from Sylvania, Ohio. She received her undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University, master’s degree in medical physiology from Case Western Reserve University, and dental degree from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. One year prior to attending dental school, Dr. Bekal worked for AmeriCorps where she taught children in underserved areas of Ohio about health and nutrition. After graduating dental school, she completed a general practice residency at the Summa Health System in Akron, Ohio.

During this advanced training, she was part of a select group of residents nominated as Interns of the Year. In her spare time, Dr. Bekal enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, being a foodie, going to concerts, and cheering on all of her favorite Ohio sports teams (Go Bucks!). Dr. Bekal has been in private practice for several years and is dedicated to delivering exceptional dental care to each of her patients. She highly values kindness, gentle care, and thorough explanation of treatment options and procedures. A life-long learner, she regularly attends continuing education courses to further her dental knowledge. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association, and Greater Cleveland Dental Society.

Our Team


Rudina obtained an Associate of Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene in 2014 at Lorain County Community College. She is thrilled to now be a member of Westlake Dental Associates where high quality dentistry is provided. Dental Hygiene has given her the oppurtunity to provide individual focus, and meet the oral health needs of many patients. Her goal is to promote healthy smiles, while providing thorough gentle cleanings. She will do her best to put the patients at ease, so they will look forward to their next visit. Rudina is a native of Albania and fluent in Albanian. She resides in Rocky River with her husband and four children. In her free time she loves spending time with her family, and keeping up with her children’s athletic activities.


Jonilda, or Nida for short, began her career in dentistry over 10 years ago as a dental assistant- She expanded her dental knowledge and graduated as a Registered Dental Hygienist from Lorain County Community College. As a Registered Dental Hygienist, she focuses on providing high quality care to her patients and educating them on how to maintain great oral health! She is committed to making hygiene appointments a comfortable and positive experience for her patients. She is always ready to listen to her patients concerns, learn about their dental history and plan for a healthy future for them. Together, with the dental team, she will formulate hygiene care plans centered around each individual patients needs. Nida also speaks fluent Albanian. In her free time she likes to spend time relaxing with family and friends.


Bernadett graduated from Lorain County Community College Dental Hygiene program in 2004 and has been practicing as a Dental Hygienist since. She also completed advanced training in Periodontal Therapy and Local Anesthesia. She is dedicated to providing our patients with the highest quality of hygiene care and strives to make their experience as comfortable as possible. Bernadett has a true passion for dental hygiene and will motivate her patients to floss daily. Bernadett is married and has two boys and a Golden Retriever. She loves traveling and spending time with her family, she enjoys motorcycle riding, boating and any outdoor activities. She is a native of Hungary and fluent in ​Hungarian.


Ashley has been in the dental field since 2008. Ashley started out in pediatric dentistry, where she put her remarkable patience and friendly nature to good use. She graduated with honors from the dental hygiene program at Lakeland Community college and enjoys continuing that education through local courses. Ashley is committed to providing you with a comfortable experience at the office. When she is not at the office, Ashley enjoys running in local races, spending time with her dog Morty, and visiting with friends and family.


Jaritza has been in dental assisting for eight years. Jaritza recently has graduated from Case Western Reserve University Expanded Function Dental Assistant Program. She is using her many years as a certified dental assistant to enhance her EFDA skills.She has a superb eye for colors and color matching, which is critical in bigger cosmetic cases. Jaritza is fluent in Spanish. She enjoys spending free time with her husband and two sons, as well as playing in local softball leagues.


Dental Assistant
Alexis graduated from Polaris career center in 2018 with her dental assisting degree. She enjoys the one on one time with patients helping them to fully understand their dental health. Alexis enjoys spending time with her family while going to the beach or camping.


Dental Assistant
Hope graduated from Ross Medical Education Center's Dental Assisting Program in January 2020. A true caring and positive nature radiates from Hope. She is always seen with a smile on her face and a hand out to help. Hope has a ten year background assisting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. She believes no matter what boundaries people may face, we will always be able to communicate with our smiles. This led her to discover her passion for the dental field, as she gets to help people smile. Hope enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She loves exploring the beautiful shores of Lake Erie with her fiance in their kayaks, going camping and also crafting.


Practice Coordinator
Kerry has been in the dental field for close to 20 years and has practiced dental hygiene since 2003. Recently, she has transferred into the role of practice coordinator at WLDA due to the ongoing expansion of the practice! She is using her clinical skills and knowledge to serve patients with insurance reimbursement and streamlining patient experiences within the office. Kerry resides in Northeastern Ohio and enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons traveling and enjoying the outdoors.


Billing Coordinator
April has been in the dentistry field since right out of high school. She started our dental assisting and then moved to administrative. Her clinical knowledge gives her a better understanding of insurance billing and the best way to maximize your dental benefits. April resides in Sheffield Village with her two daughters, and enjoys spending her time with her family and friends and doing outdoor activities.

25575 Center Ridge Road

Westlake, Ohio 44145

(440) 835-8999

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