Meet Our Doctors

Dentist in Upper Arlington and Westerville

Meet George Tzagournis, DDS

Dr. Tzagournis is a graduate from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He is dedicated to furthering his education through participation in advanced hands-on courses, lectures, and self-study.

Dr. Tzagournis is a member of the American Dental Association and the Columbus Dental Society.

He was born and raised in the Columbus area. A proud supporter of The Ohio State Buckeyes, Dr. Tzagournis enjoys spending time with his wife and three children.


Whether you are looking for an entire cosmetic renovation or simply a high quality general dentist for your regular cleanings and check-ups, Dr. Tzagournis and our team will provide these services using state-of-the-art technology and efficiency.

Meet Carly Locsey, DDS

Dr. Carly Locsey graduated from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 2017 and completed her undergraduate studies with a major in Biochemistry and a minor in Biology at Ohio University in 2011. She is proud to be a Bobcat alumna. Dr. Carly Locsey is a member of the American Dental Association and gained plenty of additional experience working as a dental assistant and office employee since 2005.

Dr. Carly Locsey has an older sister and a younger brother who she spends a lot of time with. She loves being outdoors and traveling, especially to Colorado where she visits her sister and skis, mountain bikes, and hikes.

Dr. Carly Locsey’s goal as a dentist is to serve her community in an honest, caring, and friendly way.

Meet Trisha Richards, DDS

Dr. Trisha Richards is a native of Zanesville, Ohio and a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Dentistry.  She graduated Magna Cum Laude both in 2008 with her Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Dental Hygiene and in 2013 with her Doctor in Dental Surgery.  Following dental school, she felt compelled to further her dental knowledge and expertise through the completion of a one-year General Practice Residency at The Ohio State University.  After residency, Trisha practiced general dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska for two years while her husband, Dr. Joel, completed his specialty in pediatric dentistry.

Dr. Richards enjoys spending time with her family, cheering on the Buckeyes, and staying active.  Trisha and Joel consider themselves foodies and they enjoy trying new recipes and restaurants.  Trisha is a member of the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association, and Columbus Dental Society.

Trisha is excited to be a part of the compassionate team at Tzagournis Dental Group.  She is passionate about dentistry and has the ambition to deliver premium, detail oriented, individualized dental care in an environment where her patients will feel comfortable and confident.  Trisha strives to be a trustworthy dentists who will assist you and your family in attaining your dental goals.