Learn More About Our Team
At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.
Patricia M, FTDA
Patricia joined our office part time as a graduate of the 2010 Dental Assisting program at N.E.C.C. (Northern Essex Community College). She split her duties between assisting and front desk; eventually progressing to Office Manager. Patricia is extremely knowledgeable, and excels at multi-tasking. She is a vital member to our fast paced practice and is well respected by the doctors. She is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the office and keeps the office as stress free as possible.
Tara graduated from Salter School in 2008 as a medical assistant. She had worked in the medical field for many years. We welcomed her to our office in 2017 as our Financial Coordinator with her previous experience in the dental field. Tara's positive attitude, friendly demeanor, and high level of professionalism makes each patient comfortable and knowledgeable about their dental visit, insurance benefit plan, and any of their billing questions. Tara is available to answer any questions that may arise before, during and after treatment. In Tara's spare time she is found spending it with her family and friends, going to the beach, fishing, hunting and enjoying going to her favorite restaurant Wasabi's.
Deanna joined our office following her graduation of the 2014 Dental Assisting program at N.E.C.C. (Northern Essex Community College). She has transitioned from dental assisting to becoming a patient coordinator in our office.
Mackenzie L, CDA
Mackenzie is a 2013 graduate of the Dental Assisting program at N.E.C.C (Northern Essex Community College). Mackenzie has been with our office since graduating. She works in both of our Methuen and Acton offices as the Lead Assistant to Dr. Kanbar. She is very caring and empathetic, her genuinely sweet personality is comforting to all of our patients, young and old.
Andrea P, FTDA
I have been a Dental Assistant for over 35years and have worked in this office for almost 20 years. Among other certifi-cations, I am certified in and Radiology and assist the Doctor in all dental procedures. I strive to provide a warm and relaxed atmosphere for all of our patients.
Registered Dental Hygenist
Cathy is a 2008 graduate of the Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene. She joined our office in 2015. She is thorough in educating her patients about the importance of oral hygiene. Cathy enjoys taking CE courses to learn new techniques to provide the best knowledge for her patients.
Michele B, RDH
Michele graduated from Middlesex Community College with an Associate of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene in 1997. She also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and Business Administration from Merrimack College . She has worked for Merrimack Dental Associates for 11 years and has been a chairperson for the Massachusetts Dental Hygiene Association. Michele has been awarded Dental Hygienist of the Year and has volunteered for the Massachusetts CHIP program which helps identify missing children.
CDA, RDH, B.S.
Lynda has more than 35 years experience in Dental Hygiene. She graduated from Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene. Lynda takes pride in all of her patients oral hygiene. She has a following of patients who enjoy seeing her for their routine visits.