A lot of hard work and dedication is put into being a dental hygienist.
But knowing our patients will have better lives with healthy smiles, makes it all worth it!
What you should know about our hygienists:
What you should know about Gaby:
Gaby is a hygienist who is very knowledgeable about dentistry and is dedicated to enhancing the lives of her patients through dentistry. Gaby was a dentist in the Dominican Republic. When she came to the United States, she did not have a USA dental license. She worked at Dental Care of Stamford as a dental assistant while she went back to school for hygiene. She graduated with honors from Hostos Community College. Gaby has been with us for almost 8 years. We value her at Dental Care and her patients love her too!
Fun fact about Gaby: She is welcoming her first child, a baby girl, this summer 2018.
Gaby was excellent. They put me at ease and took the time to teach me about my oral health needs.
Gaby is amazing, gentle and very nice and extremely knowledgeable when it comes to orthodontics.
It was a pleasure coming in every couple of weeks to see her smiling face and to know I was in good hands. Thank you, Gaby.
What you should know about Joanne
Joanne graduated from Tunxis Community College in Farmington, CT. She has been with our office for 10 years and has 28 years of hygenist experience! She goes above and beyond for her patients by making sure each visit is personalized and comfortable. Her patients love to come see her because she always remembers what they like and what they do not like. She enjoys working as a dental hygienist because it opens the door to meet new patients, create relationships, and help them to achieve optimal dental health. Her goal as a Dental Hygienist is to continue to learn and share her knowledge about dentistry so she can help patients appropriately. Joanne makes it possible for patients to actually enjoy coming to the dentist. She is irreplaceable!
Fun fact about Joanne: She loves to garden.
Joanne is my favorite hygienist, she is the best, very gentle and has a caring touch, so going every 4 months is no longer a chore!
Joanne is the nicest, most professional Hygienist (much more than) that I’ve ever experienced.
Joanne, the hygienist, is meticulous. She answers questions, takes her time, and has a keen intuition to when the patient needs to rest or swallow. Makes this necessary task pleasant.
What you need to know about Irena:
Irena studied at the University of Tirana, Dental school, in Albania and the Hostos Community College, in Bronx, NY. She has been working at Dental Care for 17 years. She has established long-lasting relationships with her patients and they continue to keep coming back for all the great work that she does. She enjoys being there for her patients and helping them achieve their dental goal. We love Irena! She is a valuable team member of Dental Care!
Fun Fact about Irena: National Competitive Dancer for 8 Years
My hygienist, Irena, has taken care of me for all this time and she is always great about providing new information, performing exams and my teeth & mouth always feel great after each cleaning. I would recommend Irena and the services of this office to anyone in the general Stamford area.
My hygienist Irena is very thorough and is always sensitive to my time constraints.
What you should know about Kirsti
Kirsti graduated from Fones School of Dental Hygiene. She became a Dental Hygienist because she wanted to help patients achieve their dental goals. Kirsti loves working at Dental Care because of the lasting relationships with patients that she has made over the years and enjoys helping patients maintain their dental health. Kirsti has been working with Dental Care for 14 years. We enjoy having Kirsti around because she is always smiling and positive; it brightens up our days. Kirsti’s goal as a hygienist is to continue learning to better assist her patients with the best dental care possible. Kirsti is loved by patients because of her personality, she comforts them and does a wonderful job! We appreciate her and the work that she does!
Fun fact about Kirsti: She’s from Canada!
Kirsti is an amazing hygienist! She is so gentle and does an amazing cleaning! So many extras at this office. You will not be disappointed!
Kirsti has been cleaning my teeth for decades now. Why do I stay with her? Besides taking extra time compared to others who rush, she coaches me on where I am missing on my brushing or flossing. Because of that, I have seen a measured improvement on my gums. She is also a nice and fun person, even so, if you are looking for a detailed and good person to look after your teeth – she is the best I have found and by a significant margin.
What you should know about Stacey:
Stacey takes the time to explain any concerns her patients may have as well as educate them on how to maintain or improve a healthier smile. Stacey studied at Orange County Community College for dental hygiene and O’Heir University for her Bachelors Degree. Stacey has always wanted to be a Dental Hygienist and she loves her profession because she can make a difference in people’s lives. She is authentic and takes action in the best interest of the patient. Stacey is kind, friendly and professional. We love Stacey!
Stacey cleans my teeth so thoroughly. I’m always looking forward to my next checkup!
Stacey is great! Overall, the best dental experience I’ve had in years.
Stacey is absolutely FANTASTIC. She listens to your concerns and focuses on making sure you’re comfortable. She also teaches you a lot of stuff you probably don’t even know… and if that’s not enough she is so friendly!