Meet our Staff

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We aim to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient, and we put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment.

Our staff is trained and skilled, and each member of our team 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.

Our staff includes:

Joan

Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Joan graduated from New York City Technical College in 1984 with a degree in dental hygiene. In 1991 she moved to New City, New York and has been working for our office since. She has experience in many phases of dental hygiene, including periodontics, pedodontics and cosmetic dentistry. She worked as a consultant for Proctor and Gamble for their Crest advertising campaign. In her spare time she is an Emergency Medical Technician with the Congers Valley Cottage Ambulance Corp, and she is a Certified CPR instructor. Married to husband Michael since 1987, Joan has two children, Benjamin and Mikaila.

Susan

A life-long Westchester resident, Susan is a 1984 SUNY Farmingdale graduate, receiving her degree in dental hygiene. With five of her 19 years of professional experience in our office, Susan is the most recent addition to our practice. She is licensed and experienced in all aspects of dental hygiene practice and maintains an active schedule of continuing education. In her role as wife to husband Frank and mother to Amanda and Michael, Susan has been active as a Girl Scout leader and volunteer in the West Harrison school district.

Karin

For almost two decades, Karin has been the quiet force that has kept our practice moving forward on a steady course. As our assistant, Karin wears many hats. Whether aiding the doctor at chairside, coordinating the traffic of getting cases out and back from the laboratory or addressing nursery school classes on the importance of preventive dental health, Karin is a key player in our ability to provide high quality, comfortable dental care. Raise in Pleasantville, Karin continued her education by taking college classes and numerous professional courses at both local community colleges and at New York University's School of Dental Hygiene. She serves as a unique clinical member of our team in the treatment of patients who need sophisticated dental reconstruction or have temporomandibular pathology. As a technician operating state-of-the-art, computer-driven diagnostic equipment, Karin has over a decade of experience in neuromuscular testing. Patients who have needed this service are consistently impressed with Karin's ability and professionalism.