We’re extremely proud to have a very experienced and dedicated team of administrators, assistants, and hygienists here at Torrington Dental Care. Every year, each one of them takes numerous continuing education courses in order to improve their ability to serve our patients. Thanks to them, you can trust that your appointments will always run on time and your questions will be answered promptly. Read on below to learn more about our fantastic team!
Carolyn began her dental career as a dental assistant and received her degree in biology from the College of the Holy Cross. After spending time as the head of research for a corporate recruitment firm, she decided to combine her dental and business knowledge by joining Torrington Dental Care as our office manager. Carolyn cares for our patients by personally guiding them through the financial aspects of their dental care. She is able to answer questions about dental insurance and help patients maximize their dental insurance benefits.
Stacy has been a valued member of the Torrington Dental Care team for her entire 8-year career. As our patient coordinator, she helps our patients by verifying their insurance benefits and providing convenient scheduling. She says that she loves her coworkers and the strong sense of teamwork she feels in our office. To her, nothing is more fulfilling than combining her efforts with the rest of the team to provide the best care possible. Away from the office, Stacy likes to spend her free time with her family, enjoying the great outdoors by camping, hiking, or kayaking. Always looking to improve herself, she is currently studying to become a certified dental assistant!
Linda’s years of experience as our office administrator are invaluable in helping Torrington Dental Care provide excellent service for all of our patients. A business graduate from the University of Connecticut, Linda ensures that scheduling and supplies are in order and can happily assist our patients with any questions regarding their dental insurance coverage or financial options. In her spare time, Linda enjoys playing tennis.
All patients, especially children and adults that are anxious about visiting the dentist, appreciate Gail’s kind demeanor and gentle touch. A graduate of Tunxis Community College, Gail stays up to date with the latest dental technology and techniques by taking many hours of continuing education. Her wealth of experience and knowledge helps her ensure our patients’ comfort during every aspect of their care. Gail volunteers at the Connecticut Mission of Mercy each year and also travels annually to Honduras with Cure International to provide free dental cleanings and oral health education. Gail is married and has two daughters as well as three cats. Outside of the office, she enjoys kayaking, hiking, the company of animals, and spending time with her family.
Kim strives to provide the highest level of care for each patient she treats. As a registered dental hygienist, Kim seeks to help her patients restore and maintain their dental health through routine cleanings, fluoride applications, periodontal care, and patient education. A graduate of Tunxis Community College, she continues her education in advanced dental care by attending seminars and yearly courses designed to keep caregivers at the forefront of dentistry. By treating all of her patients with compassion and understanding, she hopes they will feel comfortable and well cared for at every visit.
Amy loves getting to know each one of her patients very well over the course of their appointments and working with them towards better oral health. She’s a great match for the comfortable and friendly work environment of Torrington Dental Care! She is a relatively new member of our team and has her Associates in Dental Hygiene. Originally from Branford, she now lives in the Milford area. When she isn’t busy at work, she really enjoys spending her free time with family members and exploring lots of great places to hike in Connecticut.
As a dental assistant, Heather enjoys forming long lasting and trusting relationships with each of her patients. Like the rest of the Torrington Dental Care team, Heather stays up-to-date with the most advanced dental technology by attending a significant number of continuing education courses each year. Her dedication to advanced training results in comfortable, gentle treatment and fantastic smiles for her patients. Heather is married with one son. Outside of the office, she enjoys hiking, singing, and spending time with family. She often travels to the mountains of West Virginia where she was born and raised.
Christine takes pride in making sure that all of her patients are comfortable and understand every aspect of their care. She loves learning new things and is always challenging herself through continuing education, which leads to high-quality treatments and beautiful results for her patients. Christine has lived her entire life in Torrington and understands our community very well. She enjoys spending time with her family, including her mom and two sisters. She also likes to go hiking with her dog and biking whenever she has the chance.