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Meet Our Team

Each member of our dental team in our Newton, MA office is passionate about providing an exceptional experience throughout every visit. We value our patients which is why our team is constantly expanding its knowledge and technology to ensure we are offering the highest standards in dentistry. Patient comfort and satisfaction is our top priority; every member of our team is eager to listen to and understand your own concerns and goals regarding your smile. We warmly welcome you to Newton Centre Dental.



Administrative and Financial Coordinators

ANGELA KOTSIKOPOULOS - OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2010

Angela Kotsikopoulos serves as one of our talented front desk administrators. She has been with Newton Centre Dental since 2010. She is responsible for a wide variety of tasks, including answering the phones, responding to patient emails, and assisting with patient registration. Angela is typically the first person patients will meet when they visit our office. She is so welcoming and enjoys assisting patients so they understand all their treatment options, payment plans, and overall receive the care they deserve.


DESTINY NAGLE - FINANCIAL COORDINATOR AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2005

Destiny Nagle is our dedicated financial coordinator that has been serving our patients at Newton Centre Dental since 2005. Destiny has a wealth of knowledge and oversees all the financial transactions at our practice. She works closely with our insurance administrator to ensure patients are being charged properly and that they understand all their payment options. She helps develop payment schedules that work with all of our patient’s budget for smooth, convenient installments. She plays such an essential role and ensures the day-to-day financials are all in order.


KARA WILLARD - FRONT DESK ADMINISTRATOR AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2010

Kara Willard is one of our brilliant front desk administrators that has worked at Newton Centre Dental since 2010. She is responsible for a long list of duties, including corresponding with patients about their appointments and treatment, as well as accepting payments. She warmly greets each of our patients the moment they walk through our doors and helps answer any questions they have regarding their treatments. Kara's bubbly personality is contagious and brings so much joy to our office.


KAREN WARD - INSURANCE ADMINISTRATOR AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2002

Karen Ward serves as our insurance administrator. Karen has worked at Newton Centre Dental since 2002. Karen meticulously reviews each patient’s dental policy to determine their coverage. She acts as the quality controller of this entire process to ensure patients are receiving the coverage lined out in their policy and that they are being accurately billed for their treatments. Karen has a wealth of industry knowledge and thoroughly loves being a part of our Newton team.



Registered Dental Hygienists

AMY PORTNOY - PROVIDER AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 1999

Amy Portnoy provides preventive dental care to our local patients. Amy has years of experience in the field and has helped many patients reclaim a gorgeous smile and achieve oral health. She performs thorough dental cleanings during which she reviews a patients overall oral health, takes gum measurements, and checks for signs of gum disease. In addition, she charts a record of any decay or conditions that are being treated and the specific treatments performed or recommended by the dentist.


ELIZABETH SILVA - PROVIDER AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2004

Elizabeth Silva provides compassionate preventive care to our Newton patients. She has years of industry training and experience. Elizabeth works meticulously to help so many families regain a radiant smile. She not only performs professional dental cleanings but conducts an initial oral exam on new patients as well. She examines their mouth, takes gum measurements, and checks for signs of gingivitis or gum disease. Furthermore, she keeps a thorough record of what oral conditions were found and treated.


JOY CALLAHAN - PROVIDER AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2009

Joy Callahan provides exceptional oral care to our Newton patients. She has years of hands-on experience and training that has enabled her to help countless patients regain and maintain a beautiful smile. She performs comprehensive dental cleanings and conducts thorough exams on new patients to review their overall oral health. She takes gum measurements, checks for signs of tooth decay, and periodontal disease. Lastly, she records detailed notes of any conditions that are being treated and the specific procedures performed.


AMANDA KELLY - PROVIDER AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2014

Amanda Kelly works diligently to provide preventive oral health care to our patients. She has undergone years of training and has helped countless men, women, and children regain a healthy smile. She not only performs thorough dental cleanings but conducts a preliminary exam on new patients. She examines their overall oral health, takes gum measurements, and checks for signs of periodontal disease. In addition, she keeps a detailed record of any decay or conditions that are being treated and the specific treatments performed.


JAMIKA NANCE-GARCIA - PROVIDER AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2019

Jamika Nance-Grace provides preventive oral health care to our patients. She has undergone years of training and has helped many patients achieve and maintain a healthy smile. She not only performs thorough dental cleanings but conducts a preliminary exam on new patients. She examines their overall oral health, takes gum measurements, and checks for signs of periodontal disease. In addition, she works closely with the dentists to maintain a detailed record of any decay or conditions that are being treated and the specific treatments performed.


ANASTASIYA SATTAR - PROVIDER AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2019

Anastasiya Sattar provides comprehensive oral health care to our patients. She has undergone years of training and has years of experience helping patients achieve a healthy smile. She not only performs thorough dental cleanings but she examines their overall oral health, takes gum measurements, and checks for signs of periodontal disease. In addition, she keeps a detailed record of any decay or conditions that are being treated and the specific treatments to be performed by the dentists.



Certified Dental Assistants

KELLY JOHNSON - ASSISTANT AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2003

Kelly Johnson is one of our gifted dental assistants who provides outstanding patient care and support to our dentists during simple and comprehensive procedures. She is well-versed in assisting with treatments, such as fillings, crowns, and veneers. She is also trained in taking dental molds and digital x-rays. Kelly works hard to follow all our safety measures and protocols for a comfortable patient experience. Our patients love Kelly and we are so pleased she has joined our Newton dental team.


JENNA DORRINGTON - ASSISTANT AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2014

Jenna Dorrington is one of our highly trained dental assistants who provides exceptional patient care and chairside support as our dentists complete exams and procedures. Another important aspect of her job is keeping patients calm and comfortable during their appointments. Jenna helps to greatly increase the efficiency of our office and enables our team to deliver quality oral care from start to finish. Jenna loves what she does and getting to know our clients on a personal level. We are thrilled she is a part of our Newton team.


JENNIFER KINDER - ASSISTANT AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2016

Jennifer Kinder serves as one of our skilled dental assistants who provides excellent customer care and bedside support to our dentists during procedures. She is highly trained in assisting with simple and comprehensive dental procedures, such as fillings, crowns, and tooth extractions. She is also well-versed in taking dental casts and x-rays. In addition, she helps to ensure that patients are comfortable and relaxed during their treatments. Our staff and patients adore Jennifer.


DALLY LEKA - ASSISTANT AT NEWTON CENTRE DENTAL SINCE 2016

Dally Leka is one of our gifted dental assistants who provides outstanding patient care and support to our dentists during simple and comprehensive procedures. She loves what she does and getting to know our clients on a personal level. We are so thankful to have Dally as a part of our team here at Newton Centre Dental.