Call us today: 617.964.3430

Meet your dental support staff

 

Alison, Registered Dental Hygienist

Alison, RDH - Newton Centre, MA Alison graduated from Mount Ida College and has been dedicated to The Center for Advanced Dental Care since 1998. Starting as an assistant, she had the opportunity to work alongside Dr. Kaplan and then later became one of our hygienists. Alison is one of 13 children and has three children of her own. Spending time with her family and vacationing in Maine every summer is something she enjoys very much. With Alison’s hospitable touch, each patient feels comfortable and truly cared for. Getting to know each patient and working with an exceptional team is what she loves most about The Center for Advanced Dental Care.

 

Karin, Registered Dental Hygienist

Karin, RDH - Newton Centre, MA Karin has been with The Center for Advanced Dental Care since 2000. She also works as a full-time faculty member in the Mount Ida Dental Hygiene Program. She teaches clinical, didactic and continuing education courses to local anesthesia registered dental hygienists. Karin also volunteers for Special Olympics Special Smiles, Oral Cancer Foundation and various events with students. She is a member of the American Dental Hygienists Association and Massachusetts Dental Hygiene Association. She attends Yankee Dental Congress yearly, keeping current with continuing education courses. She received her BS in dental hygiene from Northeastern University, graduating cum laude, and received her master of management degree with a healthcare concentration at Cambridge College in June 2013. Karin enjoys running, playing the piano, going to the Cape and spending time with her two daughters.

 

Lana, Registered Dental Hygienist

Lana, RDH - Newton Centre, MA In 1992, Lana joined The Center for Advanced Dental Care as a dental assistant. Her love of dentistry blossomed and Lana went on to receive her dental hygiene degree in 1999. Lana frequently attends continuing education courses and is dedicated to providing the best possible care to her patients. She strongly believes that oral health and hygiene are an extremely important part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In her free time, Lana enjoys traveling, cooking and dancing. 

 

Liane, Registered Dental Hygienist

Liane, RDH - Newton Centre, MA Liane joined The Center for Advanced Dental Care as a registered dental hygienist. Earning her bachelor of science degree from Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene (MCPHS University), Liane is dedicated and passionate about the work she does. In school, she joined multiple dental organizations and performed community volunteer work to help improve smiles and educate on the importance of oral health. Growing up just outside the city of Boston, Liane has always loved the city and everything that comes with it. In her spare time, she enjoys going to baseball games and reading, and she is working on learning a new language!

Mariah, Dental Assistant

Mariah, DA - Newton Centre, MA Mariah is an aspiring dentist who has been with The Center for Advanced Dental Care since 2013. Graduating from Boston University with a bachelor’s degree in archaeology, Mariah joined our team as a dental assistant. Originally from Rhode Island, Mariah is an avid sailor who has sailed around the country for the Boston University Sailing Team. She also enjoys dancing and can speak three languages. While working full time, Mariah is pursuing her career by taking night classes to finish her prerequisites for dental school. Working with patients every day is what brings a smile to her face. Dentistry has always been her passion, and Mariah is looking forward to one day becoming a dentist.  

 

Laurie, Certified Dental Assistant

Laurie, DA - Newton Centre, MA Laurie is a certified dental assistant who received her education from Southeastern Technical Institute. She graduated in 2005 with the highest honors. Laurie has been working alongside Dr. Kaplan and staff since 2006. She continues to expand her dental knowledge each year by taking continuing education courses. Laurie enjoys working with such a professional, fun and energetic team and providing the best-quality care to our patients.

 

Sheryl, Office Manager

Sheryl, Office Manager - Newton Centre, MA Sheryl graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a BA in education. She had worked as an educator in various school systems in Massachusetts for 10 years before entering the dental field. During her time as a teacher, Sheryl wrote grants and funded programs in the Wayland School System. She has participated in the “Just Like Me” program introducing 4th grade students to physically challenging conditions that affect many children (blindness, hearing impairment and other physical disabilities). Sheryl was president of the Wayland High School PTO for two years and was involved in many fundraising events for the middle school and high school. 

Sheryl has been with The Center for Advanced Dental Care since 1992 as office manager. She uses her skills to help patients with their treatment needs, scheduling the appointments and offering financial options.   

 

Ashley, Administrative Coordinator

Ashley - Newton Centre, MA Ashley graduated from Keene State College with her bachelor’s degree in psychology and has been working at The Center for Advanced Dental Care as the Administrative Coordinator. She is a diehard Boston sports fan who loves baseball and hockey. With her prior experience of being a wedding coordinator, she is extremely organized and energetic. Ashley loves working in the dental field alongside a friendly and passionate team. Her favorite thing about The Center for Advanced Dental Care is helping patients and getting to know each one of them.

 

You’re never too old to have beautiful teeth. Call The Center for Advanced Dental Care at 617.964.3430 today and find out what advanced family and cosmetic dentistry can do for your smile! For your convenience, you can also use our online form to schedule an appointment. We welcome patients from Brookline, Newton, Wellesley, Boston, Newton Centre, Cambridge and nearby areas.

Testimonials

Overall pleasant experience as always. Great care of my teeth for over ten years. All the best functional and aesthetic skill and technology, with genuinely caring staff and without the commercial hype.

Read More
93 Union Street, Suite 308, Newton Centre, MA 02459