Dentist in Toledo, OH

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff’s training, professional credentials and work experience.


Dr. Nancy Hartzell

  • Start High School – 1980
  • Adrian College - 1984
  • University of Detroit School of Dentistry – 1989

1980 – Dr. Hartzell began her dental career as a dental assistant. She is a West Toledo native and has returned to the local area to serve the people in receiving the optimum oral health. Graduating from Start high school she continued her education at Adrian College and received an undergraduate degree with a double major of Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Arts in psychology. She then earned her dental degree from the University of Detroit  School of Dentistry. She joined a group practice for a year, and also was an associate at The Dental Dispensary of Northwest Ohio. Currently she has her own office in West Toledo and is a part time associate in a private practice.

Dr. Hartzell up until 2009 was on the Advisory Board of Whitmer High School’s CTC for their dental assisting program. Over the years this provided students in the dental assisting program with on the job training. The program eventually became a shadowing program. Currently, on the scholarship committee of Toledo Dental Society which awards scholarships to dental hygiene and dentistry students in the area.

Dr. Hartzell is also a volunteer member on the Board of Directors at the Dental Center of Northwest Ohio.

When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Hartzell has enjoyed riding with her husband on motorcycle trips, casual bicycling and cooking. She also participates in the Toledo Area Alumnae Panhellenic organization. The group raises funds for scholarships for college sorority women. She is an alumna of Alpha Sigma Alpha  sorority at Adrian College.




Sarah  joined us in 2009. Sarah is Dr. Nancy Hartzell’s assistant and she will welcome you to the office and make your visit relaxing and positive. Duties included in her job description are setting up rooms, patient education and assisting the Dr.Hartzell in all of the dental procedures.

Her rewards are meeting all of the patients and building a career in the dental field for a life time. Sarah’s extra time is spending with her family and being outdoors.







Dentist - Toledo
5859 Secor Road
Toledo, OH 43623