Dental Assistant Tatiana Santos brings fifteen years of dental experience to New England Dental Group. She’s been a part of the NEDG team since 2001. Her certifications include OSHA, CPR, CEREC® and radiation control. She is also an expert in the Cubex Inventory System.
Tatiana received her training from Unique Dental Care in Milford, Massachusetts, and at Boston University. Her personal patient care philosophy echoes that of the entire practice: “It’s essential to educate patients on the explicit correlation between oral and overall health.” When asked why new patients should consider New England Dental Group, Tatiana says: “For the same reasons our current patients keep coming back…solid, dedicated professionalism combined with technology second to none!”
Tatiana is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese. She is an avid outdoor barbecue fan and spends much of her free time relaxing, kickboxing, and traveling.
Taylor attended the Porter and Chester Institute in Worcester, Massachusetts where she received her degree in dental assisting. She joined the New England Dental Group team in 2012 and is certified in CPR, OSHA, and Radiology.
As a dental assistant Taylor’s responsibilities include preparing treatment areas, taking x-rays, completing lab work, and sterilizing instruments. She enjoys working with a staff that strives to make sure each patient feels at ease and comfortable from the waiting room to the dental chair.
In her free time Taylor enjoys working out at the gym and meeting new people.
“I love to see our patients leave with smiles on their faces!”
Alicia joined our team in 2013, after receiving her diploma from the Porter and Chester Institute. One of her many contributions to the practice is making sure our patient rooms and instruments are impeccably clean and sterile. “That’s important, of course,” she says. “But so is making sure our patients are comfortable. And I enjoy seeing that they are.”
She also recognizes the importance of supporting both the doctors and patients in treatment plans. “I strive to make sure each patient completely understands what is being said and recommended.”
Alicia appreciates the benefits of what she calls our “team effort.” As she puts it: “We’re a friendly group with the best interest of our patients Priority #1. Their trust and confidence in us is taken very seriously.”
After office hours, Alicia appreciates the time she spends with family and friends. She also loves designing and making clothes.
Christine received her degree from the New England Dental Assistant School in Worcester, Massachusetts. She has been a dental assistant for over a year when she joined the team at New England Dental Group.
As a dental assistant, Christine ensures that each patient’s experience is comfortable and enjoyable. Throughout all the procedures, Christine’s goal is to ensure that meticulous attention is administered. Christine is rewarded when her patients see their bright and confident smiles. She enjoys working in the friendly, upbeat environment.
In her free time Christine enjoys riding horses and dirt bikes as well as spending time hiking with her two dogs.
Jordan received her degree in dental assisting from the Porter and Chester Institute. She began working at NEDG in May 2017 and is already a valuable member of the team.
As a dental assistant Jordan strives to ensure the patient’s comfort during their procedures, as well as to ease any of their fears or anxiety about coming to the dentist. She enjoys working with our existing team members and continuing to learn more about patient care.
In her free time she enjoys relaxing, shopping, watching movies and spending time with family and friends.
Carolina received her degree from the Porter and Chester Institute. She has been a dental assistant for over three years and joined the team at New England Dental Group in 2017.
As a dental assistant, she enjoys being able to use the state-of-the-art equipment and the most updated technology to accomplish her daily tasks. She appreciates expanding her knowledge base and being educated while assisting the doctors and specialists. Being fluent in Portuguese allows Carolina to update and educate patients during procedures as well as explaining the different treatment plans available.
She loves working with the well-trained team members and that the practice offers all dental specialties to provide the best experience for patients. Her love for dentistry added to her calm outlook is what she uses to keep patients comfortable and informed in the chair.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time at home relaxing and cooking.
Linda comes to us with 15 years experience as a dental assistant who graduated from the New England School of Dental Assisting. Her philosophy with regard to patient care is making each person comfortable while administering great care to any of their needs. Ensuring a relaxed atmosphere provides a smooth treatment process for both the team and the patient. Linda finds great joy working with the team, learning and interacting with everyone on a daily basis. Her hobbies include her dog, hiking, boating, and gardening.