All our professionals at The Healthy Smile Center maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Martin B. Crombie, DDS
Dr. Crombie graduated from Ashtabula Harbor High School, received his Bachelor of Science degree from Bowling Green State University and graduated cum laude from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He returned to Ashtabula to join his father, Robert B. Crombie, DDS, in their newly remodeled dental office. A year later, they were joined in practice by Dr. Crombie’s wife, Debra A. Balogh-Crombie, DDS, whom he met in dental school.
Continual growth of their respective practices allowed for the construction of The Healthy Smile Center. Dr. Crombie has taken substantial postgraduate training in orthodontics and served an instructor for international lecturer Dr. Brock Rondeau, helping to train other dentists in straightwire orthodontics and functional appliances. He enjoys performing surgical placement of conventional and mini dental implants to help secure dentures and for missing tooth replacement. Dr. Crombie has completed intensive training in temporomandibular (TMJ) disorders and orofacial pain through The Institute for Advanced TMJ Studies directed by Dr. Steve Olmos with additional training by Dr. Harold Gelb. He is pleased to provide this treatment to his patients for headaches and TMJ disorders. He also pursues continuing education in general dentistry to stay on the leading edge of his profession.
Dr. Crombie is a member of the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association, Northeast Ohio Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, and the International Association for Orthodontics. He is past president and current member of Ashtabula Rotary and a Leadership Ashtabula graduate.
Dr. Crombie is committed to giving back to his home town community by being a part of the Community Host Group and a provider for Remote Area Medical – an annual healthcare clinic offering free health care to all patients.
For fun he enjoys pursuing his passion for music by playing guitar and singing in the Loose Tooth Band – a rock, pop and blues band - which plays in many wineries and venues in northeast Ohio.
Dr. Balogh-Crombie graduated from Strongsville High School and earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biology at The University of Toledo. After receiving her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry, she married Dr. Martin Crombie. Their growing practices allowed for the construction of a state-of-the-art dental office located in Ashtabula, Ohio.
Committed to education, she pursued her postdoctoral orthodontic training through The International Association of Orthodontics. She was pleased to serve as an Instructor to Dr. Brock Rondeau in Washington, D.C. to help train dentists in Straightwire Orthodontics and Functional Appliances. In response to her patients need for comprehensive treatment, she continued her postdoctoral education by completing intensive training in Temporomandibular Disorders and Orofacial Pain through The Institute for Advanced TMJ Studies, directed by Dr. Steven Olmos, with additional training by Dr. Harold Gelb. She is pleased to provide this treatment to her patients for headaches and TMJ disorders. The close relationship between orthodontics, TMJ disorders and sleep apnea/breathing disorders led Dr. Balogh-Crombie to pursue training for the treatment of Dental Sleep Disorders, including snoring and sleep apnea. Dr. Balogh-Crombie has completed extensive training by the American Academy of Facial Esthetics in Botulinum toxin (aka Botox) treatment and dermal fillers. In addition to providing these services for cosmetic and smile enhancement purposes, she also provides Botulinum Toxin therapy for headache/migraine/bruxism and trigger points. Dr. Balogh-Crombie was the Director of the North Coast Dental Study Club for 20 years which provided continuing education by both national and international presenters to Northeast Ohio and Pennsylvania dental colleagues. Committed to giving back to her community, she is also the Dental Clinic lead for Ashtabula County’s Remote Area Medical clinic – providing free health care to all patients.
Dr. Balogh-Crombie is a member of the American Academy of Facial Esthetics, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, International Association of Orthodontics, Ohio Dental Association and Northeast Ohio Dental Society. She was a 15-year member of Ashtabula Rotary, Leadership Ashtabula graduate, Community Advisory Council member of Ashtabula County Medical Center, an Advisory Board member of Ashtabula County Joint Vocational School and a volunteer for the Ashtabula County Animal Protective League.
In her spare time, Dr. Debra enjoys her family and pets, travel, gardening and playing electric violin in her husband’s rock, pop and blues band - The Loose Tooth Band - which plays many venues in northeast Ohio.
Dr. John Hoza is pleased to be able to offer quality dentistry to his neighbors in Ashtabula County. Dr. John earned both his bachelor’s of science (dental hygiene) and his dental degree from
The Ohio State University
. After dental school, Dr. Hoza practiced and continued his education for four years as a captain in the
United States Air Force
Dr. Hoza has taken numerous post-graduate education courses, specifically focusing on aesthetic dentistry. You can realize your dream smile with treatments such as orthodontics, porcelain veneers,or clear aligner trays (invisalign). A graduate of the Nash Institute for Aesthetic Dentistry , Dr. Hoza is committed to providing a functional, stable, beautiful, and healthy smile. Dr. Hoza places and restores both mini and traditional dental implants. Dr. Hoza is also certified in placing and restoring mini dental implants. Dr. Hoza is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry , Ohio Dental Association, Northeast Ohio Dental Society , and the International Association of Orthodontics.
Dr. Hoza is a member of the Ashtabula Kiwanis Club and the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Geneva. He enjoys spending time with his wife Danielle, daughter Maggie, and his family and friends. He enjoys golf, jet skiing, home improvement, and traveling.
I am the Administrative/Business Manager and have been with The Healthy Smile Center since 1998. My hobbies include gardening, planting, and reading. I have two children and four grandchildren and enjoy spending time with them.
Wilma is our Clinical Manager; she began her career with us in 1992. Wilma was born and raised in Ashtabula, graduating from Harbor High School and Cleveland Institute of Medical/Dental Assisting. She makes sure that the office stays in compliance with all Ohio State Board/OSHA regulations. Wilma has one son, Ronnie, and two precious grandchildren – Brady and Kaydence. Her furry pal is a rescue Chihuahua named Baby Girl. Her hobbies include sewing, crafting and lending a helping hand to anyone in need.
Kim is one of our registered dental hygienists’; she began her career with us in 1999. Kim was born and raised in New Lyme where she still resides with her husband Chad and their two children – Sadie and Cooper. She graduated from Lakeland Community College with a degree in Dental Hygiene. Her favorite part of her day is taking care of her patients. Kim’s hobbies include refinishing furniture, working on home improvement projects and spending time with her family.
Mallory is one of our registered dental hygienists’; she began her career with us in 2013. She graduated from Lake Erie Dental Assisting Academy and received her dental hygiene degree from Fortis Institute. Mallory resides in Ashtabula with her two beautiful children – Brookelyn and Kennedy. She loves to spend time with friends and family.
I reside in Jefferson with my husband, two children, and many pets. I previously worked in Greenville, PA and Willoughby Hills before finding a home at The Healthy Smile Center.
Maxine is one of our dental assistants’, she works mainly with Dr. Martin Crombie’s team and began her career with us in 2015. She grew up in Williamsfield and graduated from Pymatuning Valley High School/A-Tech. Maxine also graduated from Bradford School in Pittsburgh, PA with an associate’s degree in Dental Assisting. Her favorite part of assisting is helping her patient’s achieve the smile they’ve always wanted. Maxine has many furry friends including four horses, three cats and two dogs. In her free time she volunteer’s with Wayne Township Volunteer Fire Department and spends time with her family.
Born and raised in Ashtabula. I have a beautiful baby girl named Erianna and three cats. I enjoy spending time with family, reading and fishing.
Grew up locally. Enjoys traveling and spending time with friends, 3 dogs, and a cat. When not working, I enjoy jet skiing, kayaking, and Disney.
I am getting married to my wonderful fiancé Autumn 2022. Adventures include our little boy and our Dalmatian.
Graduated from Lakeside high school (2017) and Atech for dental assisting. Born and raised in Ashtabula. I enjoy spending time with friends, family, and my dog named King.
I went to the Ashtabula Vo-Ed for dental assisting in 2018. I am from Orwell. I live with my boyfriend of six years and our dog, Luna. I enjoy camping and travelling. My favorite vacation spot is Myrtle Beach.
Wife, Mom, and Gramma to all boys. When not at work I enjoy time with family, friends, and volunteering in the community. I have been a dental assistant for over fifteen years. A 2015 graduate of Case Western Reserve EFDA program and have been placing restorations since then. My favorite part of working in dentistry is helping patients achieve a healthy and confident smile while keeping them as comfortable.
I am the Practice Manager for Dr. Debra Balogh-Crombie’s Team. I have been working at The Healthy Smile Center since 2002. I grew up in Monroe Township and graduated from Conneaut High School. I live in Conneaut with my husband and daughter. I have several furry pals. I also work at Evergreen Lake Campground and can be found camping there in my free time.
Lindsay is Practice Manager for Dr. Martin Crombie’s team and began her career with us in 2011. She graduated from Edgewood High School and Lake Erie Dental Assisting Academy. Lindsay’s favorite part of her day is meeting new people and cultivating relationships with her patients. She and her husband, Anthony, reside in Ashtabula with their two children – Jackson and Piper. Lindsay can also been seen working at her husband’s insurance agency, Ohio Hometown Insurance. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family.
I am the practice manager for Dr. Martin Crombie. I was born and raised in Detroit, MI and married to James. We have three grown children and four grandchildren. I have over 30 years of dental experience and have been with The Healthy Smile Center since 2019. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with family, long bike rides, gardening, and golfing.
I was born and raised in Ashtabula. I graduated from Edgewood High School. I have two dogs, Lucy and Bruno.