Meet Your Friendly and Compassionate Dental Care Team

Carol

Office Manager
The fearless leader of the First Dental Associates team.

Carol is an Office Manager with a degree in dental assisting from the illustrious Tufts University. After 11 years of service, she is the glue that holds First Dental Associates together. As an expert on everything from infection control to sleep apnea, Carol has earned her title as “the boss”.

When she is not working to improve the lives of patients, Carol likes to go on safari and sample Italian pastries (though not at the same time). She also is a proud grandmother to three, and mother to four.

Laura

Insurance Coodinator
Laura has been teaching Dental Office Management and Radiology for 20 years at Massasoit Community College. For over 30 years, she has a passion for teaching.

She is also a Dexis Trainer at Henry Schein. During her spare time, she enjoys cooking and baking — her award-winning Biscotti!

Sue

Dental Hygienist
Susan is a registered dental hygienist with over 20 years of experience in the dental field. She is a graduate of Middlesex Community College with an associate degree in dental hygiene as well as her license to administer local anesthesia.
Sue strongly believes in educating her patients on their oral health while delivering exceptional treatment. Many patients remark on her thorough yet gentle touch.

In her free time, Sue enjoys DIY home renovation projects and spending time with her husband and two girls.

Melissa

Dental Assistant
After graduating in 1987 she started her avocation in the dental field. She continued her education and attended the Boston University Dental Assisting Program graduating in 1988.

Since then she has been working in private practices in Maine, Ma, & NH.

In her spare time she enjoys being at the beach, watching sunsets, sunrises, hiking, canoeing, kayaking, camping and scrap-booking but most of all she enjoys spending time with her 3 beautiful children.

Julie

Dental Hygienist
Julie grew up in the suburbs right outside of Boston and got her start in dentistry at the age of 16 as a receptionist. She then was on- the -job trained as a dental assistant and later went on to attend Forsyth School for Dental Hygienists.

She graduated in 1997 and has been working in private practice and in Research for years. In her free time, Julie enjoys hiking, stand-up paddle boarding and yoga. She lives near the beach with her 2 dogs, Teddy and Daisy. She also teaches CPR and is a clerk for state EMT exams on the weekends.

Jennifer

Registered Dental Hygienist
Jennifer has been with the First Dental Associates for almost two years and has quickly proven herself to a be a dedicated and compassionate dental hygienist. Certified in dental hygiene and local anesthesia – she has also become a specialist at patient education, helping you to better care for your own oral health.

When she isn’t in the office, Jennifer likes to spend time with her family, going to the beach, and traveling. The next time you come into the office, ask her about her latest adventure!

Lori

Registered Dental Hygienist
Although Lori has only been with First Dental Associates for a short time, she has epitomized our policy of “compassion and excellence”.

Having graduated from the Forsyth School for Dental Hygiene, she is also an anesthesia maven – helping to make sure your visits are as comfortable as possible. Outside of work, Lori is most at home when she’s in the great outdoors. She likes hiking with her dogs Ruby and Bandit, snorkeling (especially if it’s in the Caribbean), and tending her garden.

Request an appointment. Ask us a question.