Advanced Smile Professionals

Meet Our Team

Dr. Ronald Beech

Specialty Areas: Cosmetic Dentistry, Orthodontics, Restorative Dentistry

As a highly experienced cosmetic and orthodontic expert, Dr. Beech is well respected in his field. He loves to help patients see the possibilities of a renewed smile while using his expertise to make their dream a reality.

As the owner of Great Lakes Dental, Dr. Beech began practicing in 1984 after earning his dental degree from Case Western Reserve University. His expertise in cosmetic treatment earned him Accreditation in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry in 1994 and a Diplomat position in Orthodontics with Light Force America in 1995. His accomplished, artistic talents serve him well in all areas of aesthetic and restorative dentistry including orthodontics. Dr. Beech is the proud father of four children and his interests include road biking, running, and scuba diving.

Dr. Amanda Brewer

Areas of Focus: General Dentistry, Invisalign®

With a love for interacting with patients of all ages, Dr. Brewer thoroughly enjoys the opportunity to cultivate relationships with patients and their families.

As a native Buckeye, Dr. Brewer earned her undergraduate degree in biology at The Ohio State University and completed her dental training at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. During her residency at Summa Health System in Akron, Ohio, she became a certified Invisalign® provider and received further training in the areas of oral surgery, restorative dentistry, endodontics, and general dentistry. As a dentist, she enjoys interacting with patients of all ages while building relationships with their families. Dr. Brewer is a member of the Ohio Dental Association, the American Dental Association and the Greater Cleveland Dental Society. When not serving patients, she loves spending time with her family and friends, traveling, biking and learning new cooking techniques.

Dr. James Matia

Specialty Areas: Periodontics, Laser Dentistry

With his advanced training in periodontics and laser dentistry procedures, Dr. Matia will give you a reason to smile again!

Dr. James Matia is a highly experienced and compassionate periodontal specialist who, for over 30 years, has been devoted to giving patients the best chance to retain their own teeth for life—with minimal discomfort.

A native of Grafton, Ohio, Dr. Matia graduated from Ashland College with honors with a dual degree in Biology and Chemistry. In 1979, he graduated from the Ohio State University, College of Dentistry. In 1984 he received a certificate in Periodontics as well as a Masters of Science in Dentistry from Case Western Reserve School of Dentistry.

Dr. Matia has received standard and advanced proficiency training, as well as Fellowship status from the Institute for Advanced Laser Dentistry. He is also a member of the International College of Dentistry and has completed over 5,000 laser surgical procedures.

Dr. Matia currently sits on the North Coast Dental Society annual meeting board of trustees. He is also director of the Wayne & Medina County Dental Hygiene Study Clubs.

In his free time, Dr. Matia enjoys fishing and skiing with his family and being a loyal Cleveland sports fan. He is also a supporter of the fine arts at his children's colleges, alma maters, and Boy Scouts of America, having served as a Leader while his two sons completed their Eagle Scout requirements. Dr. Matia and his wife of over 25 years reside in Medina Township.