Registered Dental Hygienists
Lisa was born and raised in New York City, but studied at the University of Illinois. She later went to Parkland College, also in Illinois, to obtain her dental hygiene degree. She has been with the practice since 2013. Lisa loves to cook and also enjoys taking on DIY projects in her free time.
Always interested in a health –related career, Frida started in dentistry as a dental assistant. Her passion inspired her to further her education by becoming a Dental Hygienist. Frida graduated from New York University and has been working in the field of dentistry over 10 years. She enjoys dental hygiene and prides herself in being gentle, yet thorough. Frida is passionate about dental health and spends time with patients to educate and encourage them to maintain good dental health. Frida is married and is a dedicated Mom to her two sons.
Sandra originally hails from Ireland and is a long time member of the Washington Square Dental Group family. Sandra has a gentle touch, and firmly believes that prevention is key. She attempts to put even the most nervous patient at ease with her demeanor. When not in the office, Sandra loves to travel with her husband, spend time with family and friends and soak up the culture of New York.
Lory has been working with Washington Square Dental Group for over twenty-five years. She started here as a dental assistant, went to dental hygiene school, and has now been a hygienist with us on Saturdays for seventeen years.
Marissa is a Brooklyn native. She has been in the dental profession for over twenty years and has been a dental assistant at Washington Square Dental Group for over three years. You may also find her helping out at the front desk as she is cross trained. She is sincere in ensuring patients feel as comfortable as possible. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her friends and family.
Xiomara is originally from Puerto Rico and moved to New York City ten years ago. She obtained a degree in Dental Assisting with Expanded Function from National University College in Arecibo, PR. She has been in the dental field for eleven years and with Washington Square Dental Group since 2014. Xiomara loves the location of the office and the family atmosphere at the practice. She likes to spend her free time with her family.
Pauline was born in Beirut, Lebanon. Half Lebanese and half Turkish, she emigrated to Brooklyn at age 7. She has been a dental assistant for twenty-one years and has been with Washington Square Dental Group for over ten years. She loves people and interacting with patients, making everyone smile and putting them at ease. She enjoys spending her free time on the beach, travelling and being with family.
Zanie has been a dental assistant for ten years. She is proud to be working with Washington Square Dental Group as part of the A-Team as she finds it very rewarding. The ability to help and interact with patients, getting positive feedback and results, gives her pride in her work. When she leaves work, she goes home to her husband and daughter, Zoey.
Kayla has been the practice manager at Washington Square Dental Group since 2015 and in the dental field for almost ten years. She started as a receptionist, has been trained as a dental assistant and dental biller, and has been in management since 2012. Outside the office, Kayla is a professional singer who comes from a long line of entertainers. She works with the top wedding/corporate bands in the Tri-State Area, is a session recording artist and also a private vocal coach. She also enjoys reading, writing, cooking and quality time with her family and friends.
FRONT DESK ASSOCIATES
Maria has been a part of the Washington Square Dental Group family since 2006. She loves the dental profession and each day looks forward to greeting patients and being a part of helping them maintain their oral health. She has thirty years of experience in the field and is trained in both front office administration and as an assistant. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, catching up on her favorite TV shows, going to the movies or attending a good concert!
Sarah has been in the dental field for almost three years. She enjoys getting to know all of our patients and making sure they receive quality service from our front desk. Sarah was born in California and raised in Queens, New York. Outside the office, she loves to cook and engage in physical fitness activities. She has a passion for dental health and also living a healthy lifestyle.