Carlo Marino, DDS
Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Carlo Marino, DDS began his undergraduate studies at the University of Toledo. In 1990, at The Ohio State University, he earned his DDS degree and met his future wife Angela. Following dental school, he completed his general practice residency at the Medical College of Ohio.
Carlo Marino, DDS has proudly been recognized 7 years in a row as one of Beacon’s Best Dentists. As owner of Dr. Marino & Associates for nearly 26 years, he feels everyone has the right to quality dental care. Carlo Marino, DDS has devoted his career to extensive advanced continuing education in implant placement & restoration, Cerec one day crowns, and laser technology. As a member of the lecture team for Thommen Medical, Dr. Marino is passionate about teaching other dentists about placing and restoring dental implants for optimal patient success.
He takes pride in ensuring all of his locations have a stellar staff and practitioners to provide the same level of care he deems necessary to serve surrounding communities properly. All office locations are state of the art with digital radiography and OSHA & HIPPA compliance.
In his free time Carlo Marino, DDS enjoys spending time with his wife and three sons, Michael, Steven, and Anthony. Favorite pastimes include saltwater fishing, boating, traveling and restoring a vintage mustang with his son.
Chris Nassif, DDS
Chris Nassif, DDS was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Nassif has been selected by his peers for TopDentist in Cleveland Magazine for four years in a row: 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021. He is a graduate of St. Ignatius High School and The Ohio State University. Chris Nassif, DDS went on to Loyola University Dental School in Chicago, Illinois. After finishing dental school he completed his general practice residency at Evanston Hospital.
As owner of multiple locations in the Cleveland area, Chris Nassif, DDS has taken additional training in dental implant placement and restoration. He prides himself on keeping his offices, staff and doctors current in the latest technologies in dentistry to include digital radiography, HIPPA and OSHA compliance.
Chris Nassif, DDS has been practicing in the Greater Cleveland and Akron areas since 1990. He is married to Victoria, also a dentist, and they have 2 children. Outside of the office Chris Nassif, DDS enjoys music, Ohio State football and follows auto racing.
Angela Marino, DDS
Angela Marino, DDS is a general dentist practicing in the Greater Cleveland-Akron area since 1991. In 2019 she was honored to be selected by her peers as a TopDentist in Cleveland Magazine and in Akron Life Magazine for 2020. Her education began at Capital University in Columbus, OH, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude and was admitted into the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. She earned her dental degree at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, where she met her future husband Carlo. After completion of her Dental Residency at MetroHealth Medical Center, a level 1 trauma center, Angela Marino, DDS began her private practice career. The practice maintains consistent focus on keeping current with the latest technologies and innovations in the field of dentistry.
In 2015 Angela Marino, DDS took comprehensive advanced training in BOTOX, Dermal Fillers, lip augmentation & PRP Aesthetics at DentaSpa in Miami, FL. DentaSpa is the world’s leader in BOTOX® and dermal filler education exclusively for dental practitioners. Angela Marino, DDS is passionate about offering patients the benefits of injectables to create a dramatic result that can be completed in one visit. Procedures are painless, affordable and have no down time. Additionally, Angela Marino, DDS carries SkinMedica, a medical grade facial product line, at all locations to maintain your results by using take home products. Angela Marino, DDS continues to maintain her membership with International Academy of Facial Aesthetics.
Consultations are always complimentary for anyone interested in enjoying the benefits of Botox, Juvederm and Voluma, the new liquid face lift. Additional affiliations include the American Dental Association, the Ohio Dental Association, the Akron Dental Association, the American Association of Women Dentists, The Ohio State University Alumni Association & The Ohio State University Dental Alumni Society.
Victoria Nassif, DDS
Victoria Nassif, DDS has been practicing general dentistry for over 20 years in the Greater Cleveland -Akron area. She is a graduate of John Carroll University and Loyola University Dental School.
Victoria Nassif, DDS holds a position on the faculty at Case Western Reserve as a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Comprehensive Care. She is also an Accredited member of the American Academy of Facial Esthetics, as well as a Faculty member. She enjoys traveling and teaching other doctors and dentists how to use botox and fillers for esthetic and therapeutic purposes.
Victoria Nassif, DDS grew up in Cleveland and enjoys raising a family here. She is actively involved in her community. The service project most near to her heart is the soup kitchen she and her family run once a month.
Rami Laham, DDS
Rami Laham, DDS was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. He graduated from Orange High School and did his undergraduate education at The Ohio State University, receiving his BA in Biology and performing undergraduate research at the OSU College of Dentistry. Dr. Laham went to Memphis to obtain his DDS from University of Tennessee College of Dentistry. After finishing school, he came back home to St. Vincent Charity Medical Center for a General Practice Residency. Rami has received additional training from Invisalign and Thommen Medical.
Rami not only has passion for the profession he has committed to but also to his patients. He is known for taking the time to have his patients feel comfortable, but also expediting treatment so patients spend less time in the chair and more time smiling with their friends and family.
When Rami is not enjoying being a dentist, he is usually spending time with his wife and two Corgis. When he has spare time, he enjoys exercising, hiking, swimming, and just relaxing at home watching Netflix or live sports, especially basketball.
Dr. Lana El-shaar, DDS
Dr. El-shaar was born and raised in Akron, Ohio. She went to Walsh Jesuit High School and later graduated from the University of Akron with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. She then continued her education at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry where she earned her doctorate of Dental Surgery and Invisalign certification.
Dr. El-shaar is looking forward to building life-long relationships with her patients and their families. She enjoys treating patients of all ages and is committed to providing compassionate and comprehensive dental care. When she isn’t working, Dr. El-shaar loves spending time with her husband and son. In her free time, she likes playing tennis, running, and traveling.