Our Team

Our team at Dr. Joseph A. Wertz DDS.


Deia (Office Coordinator)


Deia is an administrative professional with over 20 years of experience. She has worked with Dr. Wertz since 1998. Deia excels in customer service and enjoys taking care of patient's dental and insurance needs. She is the patient coordinator, appointment scheduler and insurance specialist for Dr. Wertz. In her spare time, Deia enjoys golf, swimming and at home personal training.

Jenna (Dental Hygienist)


Jenna's history at Dr. Wertz's began in 1994, when she became a patient. In 2000, she started her career at Dr. Wertz's office. She continued to work there, as a dental assistant while she went through the Dental Hygiene Program at Prairie State College. In 2003, she graduated and shifted into a new career at Dr. Wertz's office as a Registered Dental Hygienist and the rest is history. She enjoys getting to know her patients, individually, to provide the highest quality care to all of them. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Kera (Dental Hygienist)


Kera graduated from the dental hygiene program at Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois in 2000. After subbing at Dr. Wertz's office a few times, Kera began working here full time in 2003. She enjoys all aspects of dental hygiene and prides herself on being gentle, yet thorough. In her free time, Kera enjoys coaching cheerleading and spending time with family.

Caryn (Dental Assistant)


After staying home for many years to care for her three children, Caryn joined the workforce again, as a teacher's assistant at a local elementary school. She then decided to take her assisting skills into the dental world. In 2007, Caryn joined Dr. Wertz's team, whom she now considers her second family. In her spare time, Caryn enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Kathy (Dental Assistant)


Kathy began her career in dental assisting in 1970. After a hiatus, to raise her family, she began working for Dr. Wertz as a dental assistant in 1997. Kathy is very knowledgable in all aspects of assisting Dr. Wertz. In addition, Kathy is certified in administering Nitrous Oxide, applying sealants and polishing. In Kathy's spare time, she enjoys anything that involves her grandchildren or the outdoors.