Smile Sensations and A Dental Center are dentists that specialize in braces, cosmetic dentistry, teeth whitening, Lumineers, Six Month Smiles and family dentistry. Give us a call or drop in today. We promise to deliver the best dental experience around. We are excited to be recognized as one of America’s Best Dentists in 2014 by the National Consumer Advisory Board. We are proud to serve Michigan with locations in Allen Park, Riverview and Melvindale.


Dr. Kevin J. Potocsky
Staff 1

Dr. Kevin Potocsky completed his undergraduate studies at University of Michigan, then earned his DDS at University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in 2001. He worked under his father, Dr. I. Dennis Potocsky, for a year before taking over the Allen Park office in 2002. Dr. Kevin is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, Michigan Dental Association, Detroit District Dental Society, American Dental Association, and Alpha Omega Dental Club. He was recognized in an article that ran in DentalTown Magazine for his achievements with teeth bleaching.

Dr. Kevin is certified in esthetics by Nash Institute and currently attends the Dawson Academy. He is trained to administer Six Month Braces® and miniature dental implants, as well. After hours, Dr. Kevin and his wife, Julie, enjoy movies and sporting events. Dr. Kevin also likes to play hockey and golf.

Dr. Howard P. Potocsky
Staff 2

Dr. Howard Potocsky attended University of Wisconsin for his undergraduate studies, then earned his DDS at University of Detroit Mercy Dental School in 1997. He has worked at the Riverview practice since 1998. Dr. Howard holds membership in the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, and Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Howard and his wife, Lauren, have two young daughters and one son that they love to spend time with. After work, Dr. Howard likes to play golf, racquetball, go skiing, and stay physically fit.

Dr. Reda Ismail
Staff 3

Dr. Reda Ismail studied dentistry in 2004 at the University of Detroit Mercy. He is board certified by the Public American Board of Dental Health. Additionally, he is a member of the Michigan Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association and the Detroit District Dental Society. Dr. Reda Ismail speaks English and Arabic.

Diana Mogg
Staff 5

Dental Assistant – I started while in high school in the administration department and moved to assisting a year ago. It helped me to understand everything from checking our patients in to assisting Dr. Kevin chair side. “I couldn’t ask for a better place to work. Patients make it fun and the staff makes if feel like family”. CPR certified

Raquel Ashlin
Staff 6

Dental Assistant – Over the 12 years I’ve been assisting I’ve come to enjoy every aspect of dentistry. From creating an in office flipper to denture repairs and implants. I find educating our patients on dental health very rewarding. I spend most of my time with my husband Matty and dog Charlie. But friends and family are important to me. Certified in Phlebotomy, CPR and Xray.

Brandy Holt
Staff 13

Dental Assistant – I have 6 year of experience in the dental field. I am very blessed to have a career that I love and enjoy doing very day. Getting to be a part of enhancing a patients smile and dental health is very rewarding. Painting, reading, fishing and camping are my favorite hobbies. I have been married for ten years and have two sons and two daughters.

Lisa Gadwood
Staff 7

Scheduling Coordinator – I’m one of the lucky ones. I not only get to speak with our patients on the phone I also get to greet each and every one that walks in the door. I’ve been in the dental field for 16 years and the last 7 have been with Dr. Kevin. We may be a smaller practice but it feels like a large family. Knowing our patients makes is easier for me to find appointment times that works for them. My husband Mike and I have 1 year old twins. Free time? What free time.

Jan Boedy
Staff 8

Treatment Coordinator – “My passion is to help patients achieve healthy, beautiful smiles!” She has been in the medical/dental field for over 35 years. She was a certified medical assistant and currently is CPR certified, and holds a membership to the National Office Manager’s Association.

Robin Schmith
Staff 9

Patient Care Coordinator – I’ve spent 11 years in dental administration and 5 years in the Navy as a dental assistant. Understanding our patients needs is my top priority. Community service is very important to me. I am a Volunteer at our local animal shelter, walk 60 miles for breast cancer every year and have received the Rose Award for Service. CPR certified. My husband and I are blessed with two adult children.

Jenica Mogg
Staff 11

RDH – I graduated in 2006 from the University of Michigan Dental in Ann Arbor with a Bachelor’s degree in science of Dental Hygiene. While going to school I worked as a dental assistant for 3 years. I truly love the dental path I have chosen. It’s not often someone can say they enjoy coming to work, but I can. It’s my second family. My amazing husband James and I have a beautiful 11 month old daughter. Family, the gym, roller skating, bowling and player euchre fills my off time. Certified in Local Anesthetic, Nitrous Oxide and CPR.

Rachael Schliewe
Staff 12

RDH – Graduated from Detroit Mercy in 2004 with her Bachelor of Science and certificate of Dental Hygiene. She strives to stay up to date with the latest research pertaining to periodontal disease, treatment, and its link to overall health. "My goal with every patient is to provide them with the highest quality care in a comfortable and friendly environment. The most rewarding part of my job is giving patients a healthy and beautiful smile." A few of her favorite things are family, volunteering, sports, and cooking.

Danielle Hendley
Staff 14

RDH – I graduated from the University of Michigan dental hygiene program in 1999. "With my 16 years of experience I have learned that building relationships and getting to know patients gives me great pride, as well as, helping patients maintain oral health or regain it from a diseased state." She lives in Belleville with her husband and two children. She enjoys spending time with family, camping, and actively supporting her children's extracurricular schedules.



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  • Smile Sensations


    7720 Allen Rd
    Allen Park, MI 48101

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  • A Dental Center


    17128 Fort Street
    Riverview MI, 48193

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  • Melvindale Dentistry


    3113 Oakwood Blvd
    Melvindale, MI 48122

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