Sarah – Registered Dental Hygienist
Sarah has been with the Huntington Bay Dental team since 2001. She enjoys taking the time to help her patients improve their dental health. Sarah attends numerous continuing education classes in order to remain in the forefront of dental technology today. Sarah lives in Northport with her husband and two daughters. In her free time she enjoys reading, running and travelling.
Allison – Registered Dental Hygienist
Allison has been a registered dental hygienist at Huntington Bay Dental since 2005. She takes great pride in her work and loves her profession. Allison is well known for working with phobic patients as well a apprehensive children. The majority of Allison’s free time is spent with her family. She also enjoys travelling, gardening and cooking.
Iwona – Registered Dental Hygienist
Iwona received her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene from Farmingdale State College. She has been part of our practice since 2007. The philosophy she lives by is: “care for your patients and perform dental care on them the way you would want it performed on yourself.” Iwona’s personable nature is part of what makes Huntington Bay Dental feel more like family. Iwona lives in East Northport with her husband and son. She enjoys travelling and gardening; she is also fluent in Polish.
Amanda P.– Registered Dental Hygienist
Amanda joined the Huntington Bay Dental team in 2014 after graduating from Briarcliffe College. She enjoys connecting with her patients on a personal level and creating relationships with them. Amanda loves her dog, Bella, and travels every chance she gets.
Laura – Registered Dental Hygienist
Laura has been practicing dental hygiene for over 20 years. She has been a member of the HBD team for over 10 years. Her goal is to create a warm and caring atmosphere for all of her patients. She lives on the South shore, and enjoys kayaking and going to the beach. Laura also loves spending time with her twin sons.
Stacy – Dental Assistant
Stacy has worked at Huntington Bay Dental since 2005, with over 10 years of dental assisting experience. She excels in assisting restorative and implant dentistry. Stacy’s goal is to comfort each of her patients and create an enjoyable environment during each procedure. She assists the clinical supervisor in training new dental assistants and has a strong leadership position with our team. Stacy is focused on becoming a future dentist. She enjoys reading, cooking and travelling to her home in Greece.
Monica – Dental Assistant
Monica received her certification from Stony Brook dental assistant program. Monica enjoys the interaction she has with each patient. She strives to be very comforting, compassionate and understanding so patients are able to feel relaxed and well cared for during procedures. Our patients enjoy her sense of understanding, but most importantly the fact that she is so caring and takes the time to answer their questions. Monica is a local Long Islander. In her free time she enjoys doing Pilates and running, outdoor activities and spending time with family and friends.
Tori – Dental Assistant
Tori is one of the newest members of our team. She graduated from Stony Brook’s School of Dental Medicine’s Dental Assisting Program with an E.F.D.A. Tori is excited to grow with the practice. Tori loves becoming familiar with all of her patients. Creating a comfortable environment for her patients is an everyday goal for her. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family and friends and loves being outdoors. Tori hopes to continue on to become a dental hygienist.
Dani – Dental Assistant
Dani has been assisting since 2009. Her understanding and friendly personality leaves all of her patients feeling comfortable and cared for after each visit. She has a strong ability to talk to each patient through any procedure and create a comfortable atmosphere for them. Dani has established a great team assisting with Dr. Cavallaro, but is always willing to assist any other doctor when needed. Dani spends her free time with her 3 children and her friends, and she loves music.
Nancy – Office Manager
Nancy has been the office manager at Huntington Bay Dental since 2000. The “HBD Family” has continued to grow and dentistry has continued to diversify over the years. It has been a rewarding and learned experience to tackle the everyday challenges that occur in managing staff, patient care and technology. In the future, she hopes to be able to share her time between her home in New York and her home in Charleston, SC.
Laurie L. – Clinical Supervisor
Laurie is Huntington Bay Dental’s very own Clinical Supervisor. Laurie keeps every day running smoothly by maintaining all equipment, placing supply orders, and helping out whenever and wherever needed. It is Laurie’s job to send out all lab cases and make sure patients get their lab work back on time. She is also responsible for hiring and training dental assistants. She is passionate about understanding each of our patients needs as well as creating an efficient and positive environment for our assistants and laboratory. She is the proud mother of five children and two grandchildren. Laurie’s interests are cooking, golfing, learning to play the piano and spending time with her family.
Laurie S. – Front Desk Coordinator
Laurie has been with Huntington Bay Dental since 2000. She does everything with a smile. She has been the smiling face at the front desk for every patient who walks in the door, she arranges patients’ appointments, and answers each phone call with a smile. After a doctor presents treatment options, she helps coordinate and explain treatment plans to each and every patient. In her spare time, she likes shopping, loves her new puppy and spending time with her daughter and her husband. She looks forward to her vacation in The Bahamas every year.
Vivian – Front Desk Coordinator
The position of a “Front Desk Coordinator” is very demanding; ensuring the happiness of the patient and providers. Vivian has said she often feels like an air traffic controller, making certain the patient has arrived on time, announcing their arrival to the doctors and hygienists, making sure there are no “holding patterns” while at the same time answering phones, coordinating appointments, checking insurance benefits and getting directives from the providers. HBD has great patients, and Vivian says they become like a second family to us; having watched their children grow over the years and even seeing a grandchild or two! When she leaves at night she feels accomplished knowing she’s been helpful to all!
Alyssa – Front Desk Coordinator
Alyssa joined the HBD team in 2015. She is interested in the dentistry field and would like to continue her education onto a dental laboratory technician. Alyssa is originally from outside of Buffalo, NY. She moved to Long Island in 2012 with her boyfriend. She enjoys tennis, snowboarding, warm weather and beaches.
Kate – Front Desk Coordinator
Kate joined the HBD family in June 2016. Kate is a married mother of four who re-entered the workforce after being a stay at home mom for twenty years. Kate really loves working at Huntington Bay Dental. She enjoys that no two days are ever the same. In her free time, Kate loves traveling, sailing and spending time with family and friends.
Amanda D. – Marketing Director
Amanda joined the Huntington Bay Dental team in 2005. She really enjoys using her creativity to make our practice known. She’s passionate about making Huntington Bay Dental accessible and affordable for both new and current patients who are looking for an exceptional dental office providing world-class customer service and care. As the marketing director, she is responsible for managing the website content and usability, advertising, as well as all marketing campaigns. Amanda’s favorite part of her job is getting Huntington Bay Dental involved in fundraisers, charity events, and scholarship opportunities that benefit the community. Amanda loves baking, spending time with her husband and reading. In her free time she enjoys outdoor activities and visiting the beach any time of year.
Mario – Lab Technician
Mario is a master lab technician. He was trained at New York University where he received his MDT in dental technology and has been working in an in-house dental laboratory for 20 years. He joined Huntington Bay Dental in 2011. He works with CEREC technology and Nobel software to design state-of-the-art implant and all-ceramic metal-free restorations (crowns and bridges). He loves his work and makes sure that every crown he designs is beautiful, functional and of the highest quality. In his free time, he loves painting, drawing and spending time with his family.
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Huntington NY 11743
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