Meet Our Team
Westfield Pediatric Dental Group is a very special place. The staff loves kids, and they are absolutely dedicated to providing the highest quality dental care in a fun and positive way.
Front Office Staff
Justine - Practice Manager/RDH
Justine has been the practice manager since 2000 and a dental hygienist for the past 22 years. Justine wears many “hats” in the office and enjoys working with staff, patients and parents. She is married and has 3 children that keep her very busy. She loves spending time at the Jersey shore with her family.
Christina - Office Manager/DA
Christina has been working in pediatric dentistry for the past 18 years and has been at WPDG for the past 11 years. She started as a dental assistant and is now the office manager. Christina is also our General Anesthesia and hospital coordinator. She enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 beautiful children.
Ilma - Front Office Coordinator
Ilma helps coordinate the front office staff to provide you with excellent customer service. She also speaks Spanish and has been working at WPDG for the past 8 years. She is married and has one daughter in college. Ilma loves to laugh and enjoys life.
Pam - Insurance Coordinator
Pam has been the insurance coordinator for WPDG for the past 20 years. She will be the one who calls the insurance company to receive your insurance benefit information and enter the data. She is married and has two teenage sons. She can be found on the baseball and soccer fields watching her son’s play.
Lindsay - Appointment Coordinator
Lindsay joined our team in 2016 and has been working in the dental field for 15 years. As the appointment coordinator, she is the first person to welcome you to the office and help you schedule your children’s appointments. She loves spending time with her daughter and cooking with her. She also enjoys going to the beach, movies and concerts.
Melissa - Dental Hygienist/Hygiene Coordinator
Melissa earned her degree from Middlesex County College. Melissa has been in the dental field for over 20 years. She appreciates the opportunity to help people create beautiful healthy smiles. She is married and has a daughter and a son. She enjoys spending time with her family outdoors.
Barbara - Dental Hygienist
Bobbie has been a hygienist for 41 years and has been working the last 14 years with WPDG. She earned her degree from Middlesex County College. Her favorite part of the job is working with children and introducing them to the dental office for the first time. She likes spending time with family and friends. She enjoys cooking, crafts and is active in her local church.
Doreen - Dental Hygienist
Doreen's favorite part of the job is treating patients and making sure each patient leaves with a smile. She enjoys conversing with the patients about school, hobbies and their dental health. She has been a hygienist for 31 years and has been working the last 13 years with WPDG. She enjoys reading, listening to music, walking, shopping, and spending time with her family. She is a football and baseball fan and loves watching pro football games especially.
Debbie - Dental Hygienist
Debbie is proud to work in an office that provides quality dentistry. She has been working with WPDG for the past 3 years and has worked in various aspects of the dental field for 11 years. She earned her degree from Middlesex County College. She is married and has a 14 year old daughter and a newborn girl. She enjoys spending time with family, cuddling with her cats, cooking and baking, going to the beach, and riding roller coasters.
Tatiana - Dental Assistant/Clinical Coordinator
Tatiana is the dental clinical coordinator at WPDG and has been working here since 2010. Her favorite part of the job is being able to help children love going to the dentist and leave the office with a smile! She is a mother of two lovely children whom she absolutely adores. She loves shopping, going to the movies, and traveling. Her motto is “live life to the fullest” so she aims to do this in every aspect of life!
Martha - Dental Assistant
Martha started working as a dental assistant in 1996 and she really enjoys getting to know the patients and parents. She has been working at WPDG since 2000 and loves to make people laugh with all her great stories. She has three children and a grandchild that she enjoys spending time with. She likes to travel and enjoys spending time at the casinos.
Silvia - Dental Assistant
Silvia has been a dental assistant since 2002 and earned her degree at Brookdale Community College. She enjoys working with all members of this wonderful practice and is dedicated to making sure that every patient gets the best care possible. She is happily married and has three wonderful children. They are all out on their own so she loves spending time with her family when they all get a chance to be together. She adopted a dog recently and he is filling her life with so much joy.
Jackie - Dental Assistant
Jackie has been a registered dental assistant since 2003 and started working at WPDG in 2014. She loves working at WPDG because the atmosphere has a family feel and the team work is top notch. "It’s just a part of who they are," she says and she is happy to be a part of this group. She is married with four beautiful children to whom she credits as one of her reasons for getting into the dental field. She enjoys sports, outdoor activities and just spending time with her family.
Perla - Dental Assistant
Perla has been working as a dental assistant since 2004. She is new to WPDG and loves working with children because they say the cutest things that make you smile. She is married and has a wonderful daughter. She loves spending time with her family and friends.