We are a highly engaged, collaborative team that has the privilege of creating unparalleled patient experiences for our Indianapolis community.
Christopher Miller, DDS
Dr. Miller grew up in Saxonburg, Pennsylvania. He received his undergraduate degree in molecular biology from Grove City College in Grove City, Pennsylvania. His Doctorate of Dental Surgery was completed at the University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery in downtown Baltimore. He finalized his formal education in a General Practice Residency at Indiana University School of Dentistry , Indianapolis. He continues to pursue education receiving far more credits and instruction than is required by the Indiana State Board of Dentistry.
Dr. Miller is a member of several clubs and has several accolades including:
- Member of the American Dental Association (ADA)
- Member of the Indiana Dental Association (IDA)
- Member of the South Central Dental Society
- Member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD)
- Member of International Team for Implantology (ITI)
- Member of a local study club with other doctors and specialists.
Our doctor was voted by other local dentists as a top dentist in central Indiana for over 10 years in a row! He takes the time to listen and understand your goals and concerns, as well as patient, kind, and gentle.
Outside the office, Dr. Miller spends his time with his wife, Sarah, and his four children, Adelle, Graham, Greta, and Hilde. He enjoys reading, gardening (admittedly a brown thumb), being goofy with his children, and traveling to visit family in Ft. Wayne or Pennsylvania.
Our goals in the office include:
- Making Ritz-Carlton service as available as a McDonald’s cheeseburger
- Bettering himself and staff through further study and training
- Increasing services to continue to provide comprehensive care
- Growing personally and professionally to make his office the best in town—where people feel comfortable and gladly send friends and family because they were surprised by the quality of service and care provided.
Neelam Studebaker, DDS
Dr. Studebaker is an Indiana native, having grown up in the northwest Indiana town of Munster. She completed her undergraduate degree in neuroscience at Indiana University in Bloomington, then moved to Indianapolis to complete her Doctorate of Dental Surgery at Indiana Unversity School of Dentistry. She has a lifelong commitment to continuing her dental education and is currently pursuing a Fellowship through the Academy of General Dentistry. She is an active member of many dental organizations, including:
- The American Dental Association
- The Indiana Dental Association
- The Indianapolis District Dental Society
- The Academy of General Dentistry
Dr. Studebaker worked for many years on the northeast side of Indianapolis before she met Dr. Miller. The incredible quality of care provided by Dr. Miller and his team made her decision to join Renew Dental Arts an easy one. She looks forward to providing the same high standard of service to the patients of Renew Dental Arts for many years to come.
Dr. Studebaker currently lives in Fishers with her husband, Cody, and her son, Callan, along with their two rambunctious but loving chocolate labradors, Patch and Belle. In her spare time, you’ll typically find her reading a book with a good cup of coffee in hand. As a family, they enjoy traveling near and far, being outdoors, and exploring the many great restaurants around Indianapolis.
Madison, Registered Dental Hygienist
Madison is from Bentonville, Arkansas. She graduated from the University of Arkansas in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Community Health Promotion. She then went on to Dental Hygiene school at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2016. Madison moved to Indiana in August 2016 and is excited to be in the Indianapolis area. She loves working with patients and she strives to make them happy and confident with their smile.
In the office, Madison will evaluate and maintain your overall oral health, perform a dental cleaning in consideration of your needs, prevent disease and provide oral hygiene education. She wants you to feel as comfortable as possible and wants you to leave with a positive and pleasant dental experience.
Outside of the office, Madison enjoys traveling in and out of the country and is excited to explore new places with her cat, Binx. Inside the Indianapolis area, she likes to try new recipes, go to sporting events and ride bikes downtown.
Payton, Registered Dental Hygienist
Payton is an Indiana native, growing up on the southside of Indy, and currently lives downtown. She graduated from the IU School of Dentistry with her Applied Science in Dental Hygiene degree.
In the office, Payton works as a dental hygienist educating her patients on how their overall oral health can affect the whole body. She performs her hygiene appointments with her patient's needs in mind and strives to make their dental experience a happy one!
When she's not in the office, you can find her working on her fitness in the gym and always finds time to make it a priority. She also loves hiking, spending time outdoors, and traversing around Indy trying new food scenes.
Leslie, Registered Dental Hygienist
Leslie was born and raised here in Indianapolis. She's a graduate from the IU School of Dentistry, where she received her Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene.
In the office, she loves working with patients of all ages and shares her knowledge on improving overall dental health. She brings a calming presence to our office and always puts patients at ease.
During her free time she enjoys working out, spending time with family and friends, and trying new hobbies. Her favorite thing to do on the weekends is grabbing coffee and taking walks down the Monon Trail.
Crystal, Registered Dental Hygienist
Crystal grew up in Bargersville, Indiana. She graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Public Health of Dental Hygiene. Since she was a child she has had an interest in dentistry!
In the office, Crystal will evaluate and maintain your overall oral health, perform a dental cleaning in consideration of your needs, prevent disease and provide oral hygiene education. She wants you to feel as comfortable as possible and wants you to leave with a positive and pleasant dental experience.
Outside the office, Crystal enjoys hiking, backpacking, and traveling to new areas. She is very adventurous and loves new experiences. She also enjoys trying new restaurants with her friends and family. Crystal lives in the downtown core of Indianapolis and loves the atmosphere of the city.
Alesha, Dental Assistant
Alesha is an Indiana native and currently lives in Greenwood, IN. She attended IUPUI and graduated in 2016 with her Bachelor's degree.
She has over 3 years of experience working with clients in a variety of medical offices. She joined Renew Dental Arts in 2020 as a dental assistant and works chairside with Dr. Miller for restorative procedures. Alesha also assists in the creation of bite guards, retainers, and crowns, and enjoys using all the newest technology in our office to do so!
She has a love for all animals and enjoys spending time with her dog, Willow. When not in the office, she likes to walk Willow through new parks/paths, trying new Indy restaurants and loves to travel. She is also an excellent baker and makes lots of yummy cakes for her team. (Chocolate on chocolate is her favorite!)
Alea, Front Office Administrator
Alea spent her early childhood in St. Mary's, Georgia, then later moved to Indianapolis where she grew up. She currently resides in downtown Indy, and loves exploring new parts of the city!
She has several years' experience working with the public in customer-based environments and strives to make your experience as pleasant and memorable as possible. You'll always see her with a smile and she's happy to assist in any way possible.
During her off time, she loves to try new restaurants, travel, attend music festivals and spend time with her family and friends.
Tania, Office Administrator
Tania is native to Mexico and moved to Indianapolis at a very early age. She grew up and has lived for most of her life in Indianapolis and considers herself a Hoosier at heart. She currently lives in Broad Ripple and enjoys spending time with her family trying new restaurants.
She has several years of experience in customer service and is focused on ensuring that your visits with us are always pleasant. Her previous experience makes her role at our office a vital part of your interactions in person or over the phone.
When she is not at work she enjoys crafting, and DIY’s with her family and friends. She also loves walks with her dog GiGi.