Dr. Mark Fixari’s Dental Team in Columbus, OH
Dr. Mark Fixari
Mark and Shayne Fixari founded Fixari Family Dental in the fall of 1987 with a vision to change the perception of a typical dental office. This compassionate approach brings many of their patients from far away.
Dr. Mark’s passion for the artistic aspect of life-changing cosmetic dentistry is fueled by unending energy for continuing education.
Dr. Shayne loves to give our young and old patients special attention in a very caring, empathetic environment.
Having seven children of their own, they have created an atmosphere children and adults have come to really appreciate.
Drs. Fixari now spend a significant amount of time writing, speaking and educating other dentists and dental offices on creating an exceptional, patient-centered experience.
We invite you to enjoy a unique experience (with no obligation): to tour our beautiful facility, meet our wonderful doctors, ask questions, and receive a no-charge consultation and oral cancer examination. Please call our office at 614-432-8273.
Our doctors are all members of the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association, Columbus Dental Society and Central Ohio Study Club. Dr. Mark Fixari is a member of the Board of Directors of the Columbus Dental Society.
Dr. Jensen graduated from Washington University School of Dental Medicine in 1989 and completed a post-graduate residency at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. He then became Associate Director of the hospital’s dental services and a member of the medical and teaching staff. He developed proficiency in oral surgery and IV sedation during his years of training & practice at Miami Valley Hospital.
He now provides oral surgery and sedation service for private dental offices in the Columbus, Dayton, and Cincinnati areas on a full-time basis.
Dr. Hollis is a native of Alabama. She is an alumni of Tennessee State University where she was a member of the women’s basketball team for four years. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. in Biology. Upon completing her matriculation at TSU, she was accepted to the University of Louisville School of Dentistry, where she received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree. While at Louisville, she received Dean’s List honors, as well as served as President of the Student National Dental Association, and as a member of the admissions committee. She was also very active in several community service projects around the Louisville area.
She now resides in Columbus with her husband, Kevin, who is pursuing his Doctorate of Medicine at The Ohio State University. Dr. Hollis is passionate about educating the community on the importance of good oral health. She takes pride in providing a positive dental experience for all of her patients.
Dr. Gerda Gatmaitan
Dr. Gerda Gatmaitan was born and raised in the Phillippines. She practiced dentistry in Manila, Phillippines for a few years before emigrating to the U.S. with her husband, Enrique. Dr. Gerda has had a dental license to practice in California since 2008, and completed a two-year general practice residency program at The Ohio State University, in which she was the Chief Resident in her second year. Dr Gerda finished the general practice residency program in June 2010, and obtained her Ohio dental license shortly thereafter.
Dr. Gerda’s passion is helping and making people feel at ease when they see her for treatment. It is a priority for her to make sure her patients are comfortable during their dental visits. She loves making patients happy through her dental work.
Dr. Robert “Bobby” Haddad
Dr. Robert “Bobby” Haddad is from Cleveland, Ohio, and has lived in Central Ohio since 2004. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Pre-Medicine and Economics from Ohio Wesleyan University and earned both his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) and Masters of Business Administration (M.B.A.) at Ohio State University. Dr. Haddad graduated in the top of his class in dental school at OSU and continues to advance his dental knowledge by taking part in continuing education. Dr. Haddad prides himself in providing the highest quality dental care in a relaxed and enjoyable dental environment. Patients find him extremely kind, compassionate, and understanding. Dr. Haddad is a member of the American Dental Association, the Ohio Dental Association, and the Columbus Dental Society.
In his free time, Dr. Bobby loves spending time with his wife, Amanda, and his dog, Molly. He enjoys basketball, tennis, and reading, and volunteers at Kidnetic Energy, a gymnastics program for children with special needs. Dr. Haddad continually finds ways to give back to the community.
Dr. Haddad looks forward to meeting you and providing you with an unbelievable dental experience that is personalized to meet your needs.
Dr. Brandon Lloyd
Dr. Brandon Lloyd grew up in Salt Lake City, UT and was a high school and collegiate track & field competitor as well as an Eagle Scout. He received a bachelor’s degree from Utah State, graduating with honors before moving to Ohio. He then completed his doctor of dental surgery (D.D.S.) degree at The Ohio State University, graduating magna cum laude. While training at OSU, Dr. Lloyd was very involved in oral cancer research and has presented findings at numerous national and international conferences. Following dental school, Dr. Lloyd spent a year in surgical training in Baltimore, MD, where he learned to help patients suffering from facial injuries and disease of many forms. While there, he completed two months of anesthesia training and passed Step I of the USMLE, a board exam typically only taken by physicians. He then chose to return to the state of Ohio where he uses his additional training to improve the health and well-being of our patients.
Dr. Lloyd loves helping individuals gain confidence in themselves and is meticulous in his attention to detail. He gains satisfaction from restoring patient’s smiles and from taking people out of pain. Because of his additional training, he is exceptionally qualified to understand the individual needs of each person. Dr. Lloyd is a comprehensive health enthusiast and is passionate in general about providing quality care for our patients. He looks forward to helping you and your friends and family.
Dr. Yvonne Rosado
She has a bachelor’s degree in biology from The University of Puerto Rico and is a graduate of The OSU College of Dentistry.
Dr. Rosado enjoys all aspects of dentistry, especially restorative. This area allows her to transform smiles and the personal confidence of her patients.
In her free time, she enjoys going on long walks, volunteering for different charities in the community, and exploring the city with her husband Fidel and their two young adult daughters.
Dr. Max Grosel
Dr. Max Grosel grew up in Marietta Ohio and has lived in Columbus since 2004. He attended The Ohio State University for his undergraduate work in Honors Accounting and Pre-Dentistry and then earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.). Dr. Grosel graduated in the top of his class in Dental School and is a life long learner. He takes continuing education to further his knowledge and expertise. He has a passion for comprehensive esthetic life changing dentistry. Dr. Grosel prides himself on providing care in a compassionate and relaxed environment. He is a member of the American Dental Associate, Ohio Dental Association, and Columbus Dental Society.
In his free time Dr. Grosel enjoys staying active. He enjoys working out, basketball, golf, tennis, football, baseball, softball, skiing and snowboarding.
Dr. Grosel looks forward to helping you improve your oral health and give you the beautiful smile of your dreams. His passion is making people healthy and happy.
Dr. Sarah Luers
Dr. Sarah Luers grew up in West Chester, Ohio, a suburb of northern Cincinnati. She went on to pursue her career at The Ohio State University, graduating with Latin honors in both her Bachelors of Science degree in Biology and once again when she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, also at The Ohio State University. Upon graduation, Dr. Sarah was chosen amongst her peers to receive the student merit award from the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry.
Dr. Sarah was active in community volunteer programs throughout dental school and she is passionate about the health, comfort and happiness of the patients she treats.
At 6′ tall, Dr. Sarah grew up playing high levels of competitive volleyball, but now enjoys running and biking in her free time. She also loves to cook and check out new and local restaurants.
Dr. Sarah is excited to meet you and can’t wait to care for you!
Dr. Michael Pappas
Dr. Michael Pappas grew up in Cleveland, Ohio and has lived in Greater Columbus since 2006. While attending The Ohio State University he earned a bachelor’s degree with honors in Healthcare Management, along with both his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) and Masters of Business Administration (M.B.A.). Dr. Pappas graduated in the top of his dental class and was selected as the recipient of the prestigious Veler Scholarship which is awarded to only one individual per dental class. He has served in various leadership positions within the Ohio Dental Association, American Student Dental Association, American Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry to advocate on behalf of patients and advance the dental profession.
Dr. Pappas is passionate about continuing education to learn the latest clinical techniques so that his patients receive the highest quality dental care possible. His empathetic and caring nature ensures that patient comfort is a priority during all clinical procedures. Dr. Pappas uses a patient-centered approach to understand each patient’s individual and unique needs in order to create a relaxed environment and ideal treatment plan that meets their goals.
Outside of the dental office Dr. Pappas enjoys reading and staying active. He enjoys running, basketball, golf and spending time with his dog, a golden retriever named Roscoe.