Our Team


Alan R. Kiefer, D.D.S

Dr. Kiefer is a graduate of Wooster High School, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Zoology from The Ohio State University, and a DDS from The Ohio State University. A Navy veteran like his father before him, Dr. Kiefer worked for the Indian Health Service in San Diego before returning to Wooster to enter private practice.

A graduate of Leadership Wooster and the Wooster Citizen's Police Academy, Dr. Kiefer was named Leadership Wooster Distinguished Alumnus in 2013. He has also served on the vestry and was formerly a Junior Warden at St. James Episcopal Church.  Dr. Kiefer formerly served on the board of Wayne Center for the Arts and currently serves on the board of the Viola Startzman Free Clinic where he has served as a volunteer clinician since the Clinic's inception in 1995.  Dr. Kiefer is an active member of both Sigma Chi and Psi Omega fraternities.

Dr. Kiefer and his wife Jackie have two daughters, Kirstin and Elizabeth, as well as two grandsons, Evan and Keaton living in Columbus. Dr. Kiefer lives in Wooster with Jackie where he enjoys sailing and playing double bass.

Ferenc N. Relle, D.D.S

Dr. Relle graduated from Miami University of Ohio, and then The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 2005.  Before returning to his hometown, Wooster, he practiced in the Columbus and Dayton areas.  He moved back to Wooster in 2011 with his wife, Rachel, who also grew up in Wooster.   They have three children: Kalie (14), Calen (7), and Emmett (4).

Dr. Relle is a committed participant of the Pankey Institute, where he attends continuing education courses and study clubs to specialize his practice and services.  He thoroughly enjoys learning new cutting edge dental technology and how it can help his patients.

Dr. Relle is committed to giving back to his community.   He volunteers monthly at the Viola Startzman Free Clinic to provide dental services and has traveled to Honduras with Central American Medical Outreach (CAMO) to provide dental care in many poor, rural areas.  Dr. Relle is also active in his children's schools, coaching soccer, and his church.  





Dr. Zachary Sherman

Dr. Sherman is a true buckeye with an undergraduate degree and a DDS from The Ohio State University. He returned to his hometown of Cincinnati to complete a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of Cincinnati Dental Center before moving to Wooster to enter private practice.  Dr. Sherman has an energetic persona and loves to work out and spend time outdoors with his fiance, Dina, who is finishing up her studies at OSU to become a dentist. He relaxes by reading, and as a competitive wrestler for twelve years, now has a passion for coaching wrestling.

Dr. Sherman is well trained in performing root canals, placing implants, crowns, and fillings, and is a certified invisalign provider.  He is currently a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the Ohio Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and a member of various study clubs.  He is always eager to learn more and plans to join other professional organizations where he can further his knowledge and experience in the field of dentistry.  Dr. Sherman is excited to get to know and become involved in the Wooster community.


Cheryl - Dental Hygienist (RDH)
Jan - Dental Hygienist (RDH)
Linda - Dental Hygienist (RDH)
Rita - Dental Hygienist (RDH)
Tammy - Dental Hygienist (RDH)
Kim - Dental Assistant
Lori - Dental Assistant
Morgan - Dental Assistant
Rachel - Dental Assistant
Jen - Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA)
Megan - Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA)
Christine - Financial Coordinator
Lisa - Scheduling Coordinator
Shelby - Scheduling Coordinator