Meadowbrook Dental Care wouldn’t be the same without our skilled support staff and knowledgeable dental assistants. Each one of our team members brings their own passion to their work, and it’s all dedicated to making sure that you and your loved ones have the most positive dental experience possible. Before you call, we hope that you’ll read the biographies below and learn a bit more about these talented individuals that help make our Mineola dental office different.
Jennifer is originally from Brooklyn! With an impressive two full decades of experience in the field of dentistry, we are proud to have her as our Front Desk Office Manager. For her, the best thing about her job is being able to work with such a wonderful team.
Outside of dentistry, Jennifer’s interests include traveling, working out, dancing, and, of course, spending time with friends and family.
Originally from the Dominican Republic, Mariela studied Business Management there before coming to New York. Since joining our team (and the world of dentistry), she has enjoyed everything from the communication with patients and the outstanding level of collaboration to the incredible learning experience.
When she isn’t at our office, Mariela enjoys spending her time reading, dancing, and exploring nature. She also loves to ride motorcycles, especially motocross bikes!
Born and raised in New York, Nermin attended Nassau Community College. Although she is relatively new to our team, she has more than five years of experience in the field of dentistry. Today, she loves spending her days working in a friendly and fun atmosphere that makes coming to work every morning a treat!
In her free time, Nermin likes to spend time with loved ones, shop, bowl, and go on cruises – all of the things that make her the happiest!
After studying at Nassau Community College, Kelly joined our team and the world of dentistry. Now, she has more than two years of experience under her belt! Throughout the years, her favorite aspect of her job has continued to be working alongside an amazing team.
Outside the office, you’ll most likely find Kelly swimming or playing Pokemon Go! She also enjoys spending her free time at the park with her dog, Rosy.
With more than a decade of experience under her belt, we are happy to have Brenda as our Treatment Coordinator! She attended Nassau Community College, which is where she earned her associate degree in Administrative Business Technology. Her passion for her work, steady course of motivation, and results-oriented nature have played an instrumental role in helping our team provide world-class dental care.
Brenda is married to her loving husband, Roberto, and is a mother of three beautiful, caring boys. Here’s an interesting fact about her: one of her hobbies is running 4 miles every day!
Molly earned her Bachelor’s in Media & Communications at SUNY Old Westbury. Today, what she enjoys most about her role at the practice is being able to capture the behind-the-scenes magic of what goes on here! She loves showcasing patients’ stories about their smile journeys and collaborating with the local community.
Molly hails from St. James and is the youngest of three daughters. Away from work, she spends her time being the proud mom of Homer (a Golden Retriever), staying active, and climbing the Peloton leaderboard. She’s also a big quote junkie, from song lyrics to poetry to direct sayings from people – whatever speaks truth to her!
As a native New Yorker, it was only natural for Ashley to complete her studies at Farmingdale State University. Now, she has nearly a decade of experience in the field and has undergone additional training in dental lasers and CPR. When asked about her favorite aspect of her job, she shared that it is working alongside great dentists who strive to provide the best and most sincere treatment to each and every patient.
In her free time, Ashley enjoys hanging out with her friends, family, and 8-year-old dog, Taco. She also is an avid traveler and has been to over 30 different cities in the world!
Jean has an impressive 15+ years of experience, and more than 12 of them were spent with our team at Meadowbrook Dental Care! In addition to attending NYIT College of Manhattan, she has completed additional training in intraoral radiographs, pain control and anxiety management, nitrous oxide, and more. When asked, she shared that meeting new people is the best part of her job.
Jean’s family is loving, kind, and loyal. They love spending time playing sports, exercising, and being outdoors. She is also a scary movie enthusiast and thinks they are training videos for the zombie apocalypse!
Darren is a US Navy Veteran. He completed the dental hygiene program at New York University before joining our team. Since then, he has enjoyed bringing back a level of comfort to dentistry, since many patients avoid their dental visits due to dental anxieties and fears. He hopes his approach to care will in turn improve the oral hygiene habits of communities and encourage those to receive the proper care they require and deserve.
Jamie completed her studies at NCC and Micropower Career Institute before entering the dental field nearly a decade ago. Since then, she has undergone additional training in iTero CE, align CE, MGE Management CE, Dental Photography, and more. She’s been part of our team for more than three years now, and her favorite aspect of her job continues to be the patients!
Jamie comes from a big family and met her husband straight out of high school! Together, they have a warm-hearted son and very sassy daughter. One thing you may not know about her is that she is obsessed with acrylic nails, from preparation to design.
For more than three years now, Eylin has enjoyed coming to work every day knowing she has the opportunity to change a person’s life. The satisfaction of seeing a patient’s happiness when they look at themselves in the mirror is extremely rewarding for her. She attended Queens College and hopes to pursue dental school soon – her dream is to become a dentist!
Eylin is originally from Queens! In her free time, she likes spending time with her loved ones and watching TV, especially HGTV.
Before joining our team, Alishe attended both the Dental Auxiliary Training Center and NYACK College. Today, she has more than two years of experience in the world of dentistry – all of which have been spent right here with our team! For her, getting to interact with patients and provide excellent care is the best part of her job.
Alishe comes from a large, devoted, loving family. Something you may not know about her is that she is a hairstylist and loves to dance!