Name of Business: Dr. Trista's Children's Dentistry
Address: 1437 Richmond Road, Lyndhurst
Web address: www.drtristasmiles.com
Owners: Dr. Trista Onesti
Type of Business: Pediatric Dental
Number of employees: 3
Years in business: 15
Tell us what your business does: Our office provides routine dental treatment, restorative treatment and advanced oral rehabilitation for patients up to age 17. Dr. Trista is both a parent, and a college-level teacher in pediatric dentistry. She was voted by her peers as a Top Dentist in the October 2014 Cleveland Magazine.
Where did you get the idea for your business? Dr. Trista had made the decision to take her career into pediatrics while helping a fellow doctor who specializes in pediatrics.
What makes your business unique? Our business is unique because we specialize in pediatric dental which focuses strictly on the children and their oral health. Our staff is very skilled at helping children through their first visit and tailoring the appointment to each child's comfort level.
How do you see current economic conditions affecting your business? Dr. Trista opened her practice in November of 2014 to focus on pediatric dental care. We are currently working on building our practice to date.
What is the biggest obstacle you have had to overcome thus far? Getting our name out into the community and changing the way that pediatric dental is viewed.
What are your plans for near-future growth (hiring, building expansion, etc.)? We would like to expand our practice by increasing our patient base allowing us to expand our hours so that we are able to better serve our patients.