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. At our Long Island dental office, there will always be someone here to help you!
Diana, Office Manager
Diana has over 20 years of dental experience keeping our patients happy. 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.
Emely has been one of the receptionists at The Center for Cosmetic Dentistry for the last 3 years. She was introduced into the dental field in 2016 where she started off as Dental Assistant and a part-time receptionist. Emely plays a big role in greeting and welcoming patients to the practice for not only dental needs but proper and exceptional care as well.
Outside of her work life, she is a part-time student. She plans on pursuing a career in Nursing. In her free time, she enjoys working out, spending quality time with friends and family, and traveling.
Cheryl is the new receptionist in our office. She was an office manager and assistant at a previous office for 23 years and has been in the dental industry for 30. We are happy to have her on our team. She is courteous and eager to assist you with your dental needs. As a busy mom of two energetic boys, she manages work, sports, and a small but busy confectionary business on the side.
Glendy, Registered Dental Hygienist
Glendy received her Dental Hygiene degree from SUNY Farmingdale in 2010 and is currently licensed in Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide. She is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association and Long Island Dental Hygiene Association.
She provides Dental Education to achieve optimal oral health and of course patient comfort with a gentle touch. She prides herself in taking exceptional care of her Adult and Pediatric patients by being thorough and creating a comfortable environment, especially for patients who are anxious and sensitive. She has been a member of our family since 2013.
Glendy really enjoys crafting, including sewing her colorful scrub caps to making paper crafts, among other things. She enjoys listening to music and spending time with family and friends. She has a creative and compassionate side. You will always be in caring hands.
Michelle, Registered Dental Hygienist
Michelle is one of the full-time hygienists we have on our team. Michelle graduated from SUNY Farmingdale in 1987 and worked as a dental assistant in the past.
Over the years, Michelle has attended numerous seminars and received certification in Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide in order to achieve the best possible patient experience.
Michelle joined The Center for Cosmetic Dentistry 9 years ago and has been thrilled to be a part of such a high quality, caring dental practice. She will provide you with thorough but gentle care and will educate you on how to best maintain your dental health. You will always feel like part of our family under her care. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening for wildlife, bird watching, and attending concerts.
Mirian, Dental Assistant
As a Dental Assistant, Mirian has been with our practice since 2016. She studied at Stony Brook University and graduated from the Dental Assistant Program.
Mirian is dedicated to patient care and she ensures that our patients feel comfortable throughout their entire treatment process. When not at the office Mirian has a 2-year old grandson that she spends quality time with.
Hilke, Dental Assistant
Hilke has been working as a Dental Assistant for the past 20 years. We’ve had the pleasure of having her be a part of our team for the past 6 years. She enjoys assisting with cosmetic procedures such as bonding, veneers, crowns, and Invisalign.
She is committed to helping patients reach their dental goals and feel confident about their smiles on a day-to-day basis!
Andres, Dental Assistant
Andres is one of the Dental Assistants at The Center of Cosmetic Dentistry. He has 6 years of experience in General Dentistry and Oral Surgery. He strives to make patients feel comfortable, confident, and at ease. His favorite pastime is going on adventures, hiking, and attending concerts. He does also enjoy traveling where he has come across many wonderful people.
We are very happy to have him as a new member of our team.
One of his favorite quotes by Chuck Schuldiner is:
"There are no limits, you are only limited by however far you want to be limited."