Meet the Staff

Diana-Office Manager

Diana Office Manager at Center for Cosmetic DentistryDiana is the newest member of the cosmetic dental team, and we are privileged to have her join us. Diana brings 20 years of dental experience with her. As the office manager, Diana is your go to person in the office, from managing your dental appointments to maximizing your insurance reimbursement. She is a pleasure to deal with from your very first phone call. Highly competent in her position, she will handle all the non-clinical aspects of your visits with ease. Give her a call and she will be happy to answer any of your questions about our practice.

 

 

 

Karen-Accounts Receivable Manager

Karen at Center for Cosmetic DentistryKaren became a member of our team 28 years ago. She temporarily left to pursue her degree in economics and finance from SUNY Cortland, and to work in the corporate field.  We were thrilled when she rejoined our team with her exceptional financial knowledge and expertise. She proficiently handles patient account billing and will gladly assist you with any necessary financial arrangements. She is also highly competent in the non-clinical aspects of the office and will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have.

 

 

 

Isis-Registered Dental Hygienist 

Isis dental hygienist at Center for Cosmetic Dentistry

Isis is our full-time hygienist at the Center for Cosmetic Dentistry and loves being a part of the team. A 1997 graduate of NYC College of Technology, she has spoken at numerous libraries and schools to educate the public on the importance of oral health. She has advanced training in treating patients with special needs, as well as pediatric and dental phobic patients. She prides herself on being able to create a warm and friendly environment where people feel at ease and forget they are in the dental chair. Her patients often comment that they have never been treated so well or had such a thorough pain-free dental cleaning.

 

 

Michelle-Registered Dental Hygienist

Michelle Smith Center for Cosmetic Dentistry

Michelle is one of two part-time hygienists we have on our cosmetic dental team. Michelle graduated from SUNY Farmingdale in 1987 and enjoys being a dental hygienist. Times flies when you love what you do!!

Over the years, Michelle has attended numerous seminars in order to achieve the best possible patient experience while at the dentist. She joined the Center for Cosmetic Dentistry two years ago and is thrilled to be part of such a high quality, caring dental practice. In her spare time she volunteers as a Girl Scout leader and enjoys gardening for wildlife. Thorough but gentle, she will help educate you about how best to keep those pearly whites for many years to come.

 

Glendy-Registered Dental Hygienist

Glendy a dental hygienist at Center for Cosmetic Dentistry

Glendy is a part-time hygienist at the Center for Cosmetic Dentistry. She received her Dental Hygiene degree from State College at Farmingdale  in 2010.

Glendy loves working with both adults and children alike as she aims to build long-term relationships with them. She recently went to El Salvador as a member volunteer of Wings Medical International. Her mission there was to provided health services and dental education to the less fortunate children of the country. They were fortunate to have her as all her patients benefit from her gentle manner and her soft touch.

 

Edana-Dental Assistant

Edana - Dental Assistant on our cosmetic dental team.

Edana has been a member of Dr. Shapiro’s cosmetic dental team for the last seven years, though she did take a break to try modeling and attend nursing school. In spite of her nursing degree Edana decided to return to her family at the Center for Cosmetic Dentistry to help deliver the high quality dental care the office aspires to.

Her infectious smile and laugh will put you at ease from your first visit as patients often remark that they have never had so much fun going to the dentist.

 

Cosmetic Dental Team – Long Island, NY

Our team of dedicated Registered Dental Hygienists, Certified Dental Assistants and expert patient care coordinators work and train together in order to deliver personalized, gentle dental care to each one of our patients. There will always be someone here to help you!

Schedule your appointment with us today.