Our friendly team of dental professionals love getting to know our patients! We take the time to get to know you on a personal level, and go above and beyond to create an environment in which you can feel comfortable and welcome. Please call Kingston Dental Associates at 845-DENTIST to learn more about our dental services and to schedule your appointment with our dentists in Kingston, New York. We are excited to meet you!
Janette – Office Manager
Janette has been a member of the Kingston Dental Associates family for 25 years. She loves being part of a family-run practice and helping our patients to feel as if they are also part of our family. She also appreciates our focus and commitment to continuing education and to using the latest technologies and techniques to better serve our patients. Janette works hard to bring the latest information in dentistry to our practice and ensure that our team is always equipped with the knowledge and tools they need to provide excellent patient care.
Janette is a member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers (AADOM). She has been happily married for 25 years, and has two sons and a daughter. Outside of our office, Janette enjoys singing, crafts and spending time with her family.
Lisa – Front Desk and Insurance Coordinator
Lisa has been with Kingston Dental Associates for 11 years. She loves our amazing doctors and the wonderful care our practice provides to each patient we meet, and gives 100% every day to make our office a success. Lisa is married and has one child.
Sarah – Front Desk and Dental Assistant
Sarah has been with our team since 2016. She loves that we are like a family, and always gives her all to provide our patients with excellent care and help make our practice a success. Sarah has two younger brothers who mean the world to her, and two fur children, Bella and Leui.
Laurie – Dental Assistant
Laurie has been with our team for seven years. She loves helping people, and gives 110% in everything she does. Laurie has been married for 31 years, and has three children. Outside of the office, she loves spending time with her family.
Jessica – Certified Dental Assistant
Jessica has been with our team at Kingston Dental Associates for 15 years. She graduated college in 2001 with a criminal justice degree. Jessica enjoys working, interacting and having fun with her patients, the doctors and our team. She is a team player who gives her best each and every day, and uses her knowledge of CAD/CAM technology to ensure our patients receive excellent care.
Jessica has been married for 16 years and has a 13-year-old daughter named Jenna. She plays women’s softball, coaches a co-ed basketball team, and enjoys hiking and the outdoors.
Tammy – Certified Dental Assistant
Tammy has 30 years of experience in dental assisting. She initially joined our team in 1988, and remained with our practice until 1992. She rejoined Kingston Dental Associates in 2016. Tammy is a team player, and loves what she does and the people she works with. Outside of the office, she plays in the band Ivory Rose.
Karen – Registered Dental Hygienist
Karen is a recent addition to our dental family. She graduated from SUNY Orange with an AAS honors degree in 2002, and has received her dental assisting certification from Monroe College. In 2016, she completed CRR BLS certification in Infiltration Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide anesthesia. Karen regularly takes continuing education courses in order to stay current with the latest treatments. She loves our commitment to top-notch patient care and the teamwork our staff and doctors enjoy. Karen makes excellent patient care her number one priority, and her warm and friendly personality and thorough work ethic make her an excellent addition to our team.
Karen is the mother of three wonderful children. Her oldest son is in MP training in the army, while her middle son is an honors student in middle school and her youngest daughter is in elementary school and blooming as an athlete. Outside of the office, Karen’s hobbies include traveling, hiking, fishing and camping.
Suzanne – Registered Dental Hygienist
Suzanne has been part of our dental family for 27 years. She has received extensive training in both dentistry and other fields, having completed certifications in dental hygiene as well as hotel and restaurant management. She is also certified in local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. Suzanne is on the medical board for Capital Care, and is a past president and treasurer for CDDHA. She enjoys the family atmosphere and caring doctors at our office, and works hard to help our patients feel comfortable and to provide them with education about their oral health. She loves what she does, and feels blessed to have entered the hygiene profession.
Suzanne enjoys being with her seven grandchildren, reading and camping.
Tom – Registered Dental Hygienist
Tom has been with our team for 10 years. He graduated from SUNY Albany with a Masters degree in Education, and taught sixth grade for eight years prior to returning to school for dental hygiene training. In 2006 Tom graduated from HVCC at the top of his class. While his years of teaching were invaluable in his professional career, Tom enjoys his new career as a dental hygienist much more.
Tom has won several awards, including the Community Service Award and the Chancellor’s Award. He enjoys the family atmosphere and our close-knit staff. As a dental hygienist and a former educator, he enjoys sharing information with his patients to help them protect their teeth and gums.
Tom married his beautiful wife, Jill, in 1998. Together they have two children, Emily and Valerie. Tom enjoys swimming, hiking and exercising at the gym. He also coaches swim teams at a club and at the high school level.
Brian – Bookkepper
Brian has been with our practice since 2006 and dedicatedly handles all accounts payable and facilitates communication and scheduling with outside vendors. He is also in charge of general maintenance of equipment. He has three children, two sons and a daughter and has been happily married for over 25 years. Brian enjoys working for Kingston Dental Associates because of the family feel.