Meeting Your Needs One Smile at a Time
Marge, Practice Coordinator
With a BS in Nursing from Columbia University and over 20 years of experience in Dr. Graziano’s dental practice, our practice coordinator Marge oversees our daily office flow. She is the first person patients speak with when they call, and she is pleased to make everyone feel relaxed and comfortable with their appointment times, their insurance and their financial arrangements. She feels that the most important part of her work is helping patients receive personalized, individual care for optimal dental health. She is proud to be part of a team that views those who come to the office not only as patients but also as friends. In her free time she enjoys bicycle riding, skiing, reading, cooking, traveling and spending time with her three grown children.
Annette, Dental Assistant
Annette has worked as a member of Dr. Graziano’s team since 2007, bringing to the practice eleven years of dental experience in oral and maxiofacial surgery and general dentistry. Annette has been certified by the Ninth District Dental Society in Dental Assisting. She is always eager to learn new things in the dental world and assists Dr. Graziano with the many continuing education courses held at the office. Her patients appreciate her charismatic personality and positive attitude. Annette enjoys helping her patients achieve the smile that they have always dreamed of which shows in her professional approach and gentle ways.
Melissa, Registered Dental Hygienist
Melissa has been a Dental Hygienist since 2007. A graduate of the New York University School of Dentistry with an Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene, Melissa brings many years of dental experience to Dr. Graziano’s office, as she was an assistant prior to becoming a hygienist.
Melissa enjoys being a part of Dr. Graziano’s dental team and furthering her knowledge with continuing education courses. Melissa likes to share the importance of periodontal health in relation to overall health with her patients. She educates them on continuing homecare, individual periodontal conditions, and treatment plans to bring them optimal oral health. Outside of the office, Melissa likes to spend time with family, friends, and her dogs. She also enjoys reading and running marathons, and completed her first NYC marathon in November 2011.