Meet Our Staff
We know that our office is only as effective and as welcoming as the people who work in it, which is why we take pride in our friendly and well-trained team members! As a team, we are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment in a supportive and nurturing environment. We promise to speak candidly with you about possible treatments as well as any risks and associated costs of treatment, and how treatment can address your individual needs as a patient.
Our staff is uniquely trained and highly skilled, and we strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Our staff consists of team members with specialized training and multiple certifications, and each one of our team members has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.
To experience the difference that only a well-trained, professional and courteous team can deliver, schedule your appointment with our office today!
Brittany, Registered Dental Hygienist
Brittany has been a hygienist since 2014 and here with our practice since July 2020. She enjoys establishing patient connections and helping our community understand and maintain their oral health.
Brittany lives a very active lifestyle and is always up for an adventure, choosing the mountains over a beach any day! Good food, family, friends, and her daughter Lily are just a few of the things she could never live without.
Christine, Registered Dental Hygienist
Christine graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene from Westbrook College (now New England College) in Portland, ME. Her first job out of school, before joining the world of private practice, was managing a free dental clinic for street kids in Boston. She has worked with prosthodontists, periodontists, pedodontists and general dental offices throughout her career.
She lived and practiced most of her career in Boston then Vermont before settling in the Florence area. She spends her spare time hiking with her dog, Pip, gardening, skiing and volunteering.
Kendra, Licensed Dental Assistant
Kendra has been a dental assistant for 20 years. She’s enjoyed assisting in general and cosmetic dentistry and as well as oral surgery over the years.
She has been married to her husband Wade for 20 years and they have a 16-year old son, Devon. The three of them enjoy drag racing at Lebanon Valley Dragway in New York and showing our 1969 Nova and our 1979 Camaro Z28 with our friends who also own muscle cars.
Heidi, Licensed Dental Assistant / Front Desk
Heidi completed the Dental Assisting Program at the Center for Technology Essex, VT in 2004. She practiced as a Traditional Dental Assistant (TDA) after graduating. Shortly after, she challenged the DANB (Dental Assisting National Board) exam and became a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) in the state of Vermont. She has worked in the fields of General and Orthodontic Dentistry, in both Vermont and Massachusetts.
She finds it rewarding to be part of a dental team that provides great care for their patients. She is committed to continuing her own education in dentistry, to further her level of knowledge and care. She enjoys interacting with patients and strives to make them feel comfortable, and welcome during their dental visits.
She loves being active and feeling challenged. She prides herself on staying consistent in her physical goals and overall health. She also enjoys gardening, outdoors, singing and spending time with her husband, David and daughter, Lillian.
Autumn, Office Manager
Autumn is a 2003 graduate of Smith College with a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry. Autumn received her dental radiology certification (for the state of Massachusetts) through Springfield Technical Community College in April 2005 and values dental continuing education.
As office manager, Autumn provides administrative assistance while educating our patients about the value of good oral health and communication. Autumn helps patients with their scheduling and financial needs as well as dental insurance inquiries. She also strives to promote a stress-free and harmonious environment for the patients, staff and doctor.
Autumn and her husband, John, enjoy music, movies, spending time with their daughter, friends and family and participating in a variety of athletic activities.