About Us

Meet Dr. Helfrich

nh2Dr. Nicole Helfrich is enthusiastic about serving the Upper Arlington dentistry community. She focuses on building personal relationships with her patients and treating them as she would treat her own family. Dr. Helfrich believes in educating her dentistry patients by offering individual treatment plan options and thoroughly discussing and answering any questions or concerns. While her approach to dentistry is conservative, Dr. Helfrich stays up-to-date with new and advanced dental techniques and materials that truly benefit her patients.

Dr. Helfrich grew up in Grafton, Ohio – a small town in Northeast Ohio – but she has been calling Columbus her home for the past decade. She attended Magnificat High School in Rocky River and The Ohio State University where she graduated with a bachelor degree in Human Nutrition. She followed the career path of her grandfather when she obtained her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from The OSU College of Dentistry.

Dr. Helfrich worked in Northeast Ohio before returning to Columbus and joining the Upper Arlington dentistry practice of Dr. Leslie A. Wyatt. When she isn’t treating patients, she is taking part in local events, running, golfing, and cheering on the Buckeyes, Blue Jackets, and Cleveland Browns.

Dr. Helfrich is an active member of the following organizations:

  • American Dental Association
  • Ohio Dental Association
  • Columbus Dental Society
  • American Association of Women Dentists
  • Upper Arlington Rotary Club- http://www.uarotary.org

Meet Our Staff


unnamedJenny grew up in New Lexington, Ohio but has lived in Columbus for the last several years.  She worked at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry as a dental assistant before completing her training in dental hygiene at Columbus State Community College.   She stays active by running, reading, and traveling.   Aside from her interest in providing care for her patients, she can usually be found with her husband, Matt, and their very active Siberian husky.

Her gentle touch makes appointments more comfortable while leaving your teeth feeling cleaner and healthier than ever.



Stephanie is a Dental Hygienist at Helfrich family dental, having graduated cum laude from The Ohio State university College of dentistry in 2014 with a bachelor’s of science degree in dental hygiene and a minor in Spanish. She has a license to administer local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, CPR, and is certified to work without the presence of Dr.Helfrich. Striving to alleviate dental anxiety, Stephanie promotes a positive experience with every patient she sees. Her fulfillment comes from helping patients battling serious oral health problems.

Originally from Cali, Colombia, her strong initiative and exceptional organizational skills combined with her ability to understand and speak a second language makes her a substantial contribution to our office.





Jasmine is a graduate from Thomas Worthington.  She attended Assist to Succeed of Columbus to obtain her certificate in Dental Assisting, proficient in both dental assisting and dental radiology.  As our lead dental assistant, she can help keep you comfortable while keeping a smile on her face.