Beachwood Smiles

Meet the Team at Beachwood Smiles

At Beachwood Smiles, Dr. Yovi Taub leads our team in delivering the highest quality dentistry available. Providing world-class dentistry in Beachwood, OH is one way we serve our community, but it is the relationships we develop with our patients that bring us the greatest professional and personal satisfaction.

When our patients come back to us year after year, we feel they become part of our Beachwood Smiles family. As a privately owned dental practice, we are never limited in the amount of time we spend listening to our patients and learning their goals for their smile.

When we work together, we can help you and your family have healthy, stunning smiles that last a lifetime.

We look forward to welcoming you. In the meantime, here is a little information about our team to help you get to know us better.

Dr. Yoav Taub

Dr. Taub grew up right here in this area, which made starting his dental practice in Beachwood, Ohio a logical step in his career. Not only is Dr. Taub the owner of Beachwood Smiles, he is also our leader, ensuring that every patient receives the very best dentistry available.

In addition to his professional accomplishments, Dr. Taub also plays an active leadership role in his synagogue and several Jewish non-profit organizations. As part of his commitment to improving lives, Dr. Taub went on a mission trip to Costa Rica, delivering much-needed dentistry to underserved communities.

Accreditations 

  • Ohio State University (1999)
  • General Practice Residency at Evanston Northwestern Hospital
  • Former Clinical Instructor at Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine
  • Whitecap Dental Implant Institute
  • Dawson Academy 

“I enjoy continually learning new things and building on what I already know. I love the art of dentistry, especially the technical, complex, and most challenging cases. 

The most rewarding aspect of my profession is the personal interaction we get to have with the people we serve. I love helping people gain confidence with a great smile.

Dentistry, to me, is being a part of improving our patients’ overall lives.”

Dr. Taub is married and has a twin boy and girl, and a younger son. He enjoys reading, jet skiing, and backcountry snowmobiling, but most of all, spending time with his family.

Devon Sauve

Treatment and Financial Coordinator

Devon is originally from Toronto, Ontario. Since joining our team in July of 2015, Devon has made it easier and more convenient for patients to manage the business of dentistry. If you need help scheduling treatment or making financial arrangements, Devon will help you get it done.

“I love helping people understand their financial options and helping them to afford the treatment they want and need to improve their oral health.”

For fun, you will find Devon cheering at concerts or her favorite sports teams. She also enjoys traveling and spending time with a good book.

Oxana Cardella

Registered Dental Hygienist

Originally from Russia, Oxana studied at Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland, earning her associate's degree in science, and Automoto Transportation College for her bachelor’s in accounting. She earned her place on the Dean’s List for her exceptional performance.

“I love being able to help people improve their oral and overall health through dentistry.”

When away from the office, you will often find Oxana enjoying travel adventures and organic gardening.

Karen Fike

Registered Dental Hygienist

Karen is originally from Macedonia, Ohio. Before joining the Beachwood Smiles dental team in 2015, Karen attended the University of Akron and Lakeland Community College.

“I love showing patients how to improve their oral hygiene, which will then improve their overall health.”

When she's enjoying her time away from the practice, you might find Karen gardening, skiing, swimming, or sailing.

Renee Brozak

Dental Assistant

A Cleveland native, Renee earned a bachelor’s degree in art and science with a minor in psychology before beginning her career in dentistry. She joined our team in April of 2017 and assists Dr. Taub on all types of dental procedures.

“I love helping patients become comfortable at the dentist and seeing how happy and confident they are after receiving treatment. It’s satisfying when patients go from being anxious and nervous to happy and smiling.”

When Renee is relaxing, you will usually find her spending time with her family.

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