Dr. Greg Mertes, DMD
Dr. Greg Mertes, a North East Ohio native, earned his undergraduate degree in psychology at Kent State University in 1997. He graduated from the University Of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine in 2001, and completed a general practice residency at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland in 2002. He then completed his specialty training in pediatric dentistry at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in Milwaukee in 2004. He was a staff pediatric dentist at Dayton Children’s Hospital for two years until 2006.
In 2006, Dr. Mertes established his private practice in Hudson, Ohio. He also became a member of the medical staff at Akron Children’s Hospital. His relationship with the hospital expanded when he opened his second office on the campus of Akron Children’s Hospital campus specifically established for the treatment of early childhood caries in children on medical assistance. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Akron Dental Society, the Ohio Dental Association, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Orthodontic Society, and is a Diplomate in the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Mertes is committed to serving the dental needs of infants, children, adolescents and individuals with special healthcare needs and providing educational information to his patients regarding preventative dental care, oral hygiene, and proper nutrition.
Outside of the office Dr. Greg resides in Hudson, Ohio along with his three children Ava, Gavin, and Greta. He enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, fishing, playing soccer, as well as coaching soccer and playing with Legos. Dr. Greg also loves the Cleveland Browns, and his favorite band is Phish.