Meet the Team
At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.
Donna - Dental Receptionist, Patient Care Coordinator
Donna has been working in the dental field for over 25 years. She has a great knowledge about dentistry and has a passion for making sure that every visit is as pleasant as the first. Donna will explain what is needed to achieve your goals. She will coordinate and schedule your dental appointments and assist you with any questions you may have in regard to your fees and dental insurance.
Melanie - Certified Dental Assistant
Melanie has been a member of Dr. Israel's team for 18 years. She graduated from Tunxis Community College in 1994. Her passion is assisting during surgical procedures. Melanie will make sure that all of your questions are answered and that you are totally comfortable throughout your periodontal and/or implant therapy.
Pam - Dental Assistant
Pam has been working in dentistry for 34 years. She enjoys assisting Dr. Israel during surgical procedures and takes pride in knowing her patients are comfortable, relaxed and informed. She is committed to taking the best care of our patients and she is knowledgable in all procedures Dr. Israel performs.
Shirley - Registered Dental Hygienist
Shirley graduated from Tunxis Community College in 1983. She has been working for Dr. Israel for 27 years. She knows that it is vital to our success to build a foundation of trust by treating you as a special individual. Her goal is to provide you with the best comprehensive patient care with your comfort in mind.
Susan - Registered Dental Hygienist
Susan has been practicing dental hygiene with Dr. Israel for 9 years. She is a graduate of the University of Bridgeport, Fones School, where she later held the position of adjunct clinical instructor. She is an officer of the Connecticut Chapter of Sigma Phi Alpha, the National Dental Hygiene Honor Society. Dedicated to quality preventive care and over all well being, Susan provides comprehensive, personalized treatment and education underscoring the importance of optimum dental health.