Hygienists, Assistants & Staff


 

Camie

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Camie has been in the dental field for over 25 years, she started as a dental assistant and eventually made her way up to the front office where she feels she is meant to be. She is very passionate about dentistry and loves helping patients achieve that "Wow Smile". Camie is originally from Ireland and worked in NYC until joining the Rifkin Dental Team as Treatment Coordinator. When she is not in the office she loves hiking, gardening and being home with her 2 children and 2 dogs. Fun Fact: Camie recently adopted a Saint Bernard pup who keeps her on her toes!

 

 

Dahlia

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Dahlia has been in the dental field for 6 years prior to joining the Rifkin Dental Family as a Dental Assistant. She is a proud Mom to 2 little boys, but when she gets some free time on her hands, she loves reading, painting, and baking. Fun Fact: Dahlia grew up in Brooklyn and has been boxing since she was 11 years old. She was also a dancer and loved performing tap, hip hop and ballet.

 

 

Yolanda

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Michelle

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Michelle is one of the newest members of the Rifkin Dental staff. Before joining the team she managed retail stores. She is very excited by this new experience and looks forward to helping patients with all their questions at the front desk. In her free time she enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with her family.

 

 

Tiffany H.

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Tiffany has extensive experience in the communications and patient care in medical and dental offices, but the dental field has captured her heart. Her son, fiancé and family are her world. In her spare time she loves to be outside and is a huge baseball fan (thanks to her fiancé). Her dream is to eventually travel the globe. FUN FACT: Tiffany loves big, big, BIG dogs! She currently have 2 Irish Wolfhounds and a Bernese Mountain dog.

 

 

Taylor

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Taylor has been with Rifkin Dental for almost a year now! She is passionate about patient care and has worked various customer service roles from being a flight attendant, to working with the New York Jets. In her free time she enjoys reading, exploring the outdoors and hanging with her family, friends and cat Henry.

 

 

Cristina

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Cristina is one of our many experienced Dental Assistants here at Rifkin Dental with over ten years under her belt. She is passionate about patient care and is always working to create an exceptional experience for the patient. In her free time, she enjoys baking sweets, crafting, and spending quality time with her friends and family. Fun Fact: Cristina enjoys reading romantic novels in her spare time and loves to dance like nobody's watching!

 

 

Shari

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Shari brings her enthusiasm and dental expertise to Rifkin Dental having been a professional Hygienist since 2004. When she isn't making patient's teeth shine, she is sparkling on the dance floor as a licensed ballroom dance teacher or practicing her skills as a black belt in Japanese Jujitsu. Fun Fact: Shari and her friends usually run one Spartan race a year, and she loves spoiling the daylights out of her little Pomeranian!

 

 

Mary
Mary has been with Rifkin Dental for 29 years (now, that is dedication!). Mary graduated from NY Technical College in Brooklyn. She has three children, 2 boys, and a girl -- and just recently became grandmother to a handsome young grandson. Mary loves to go to Ireland to visit relatives and the shore on relaxing weekends.

 

 

Terry
Terry has been working at Rifkin Dental for 27 years! Terry graduated from Broome Community College, Binghamton. Terry has 3 daughters that are now graduated college and hard at work. She has a dog named 'Hank' that she loves spending time with when she's not away at the family's annual vacation -- this year's trip is to Ocracoke Island, NC.
Fun Fact: Terry likes to knit and cook.

 

Crystal
Crystal has been with Rifkin Dental since 2013. Crystal graduated from the Indiana University School of Dentistry. She started dental assisting after high school and fell in love with the field, later attending a dental hygiene program at IU and graduating at the top of her class. She enjoys participating in continuing education so she can stay up to date on the highest quality care for each and every patient.

She has two beautiful children and enjoys spending time with them outdoors. Fun Fact: Crystal grew up in the midwest and is a relative newcomer to the east coast.

 

 

Sheila
Sheila has been with Rifkin Dental since 2013, and in the dental industry since 2000. She is a Dental Assistant National Boards certified assistant, currently fulfilling requirements for a Fellowship with the American Dental Assistant Association.

Sheila is the proud owner of a very handsome 4-year-old Rottweiler named 'Rex'. Her favorite vacation spot is Hawaii, even though she's originally from snowy Chicago. Fun fact: Sheila enjoys cross-stitching and crafting -- taking advantage of the gift of good hands!

 

Sarah
Sarah has been with us since 2015. She graduated from the Dental Assistant School of Rockland and is currently enrolled in Monroe Community College, expanding her knowledge in Dental Assisting. Sarah enjoys arts and crafts, star-gazing and spending quality time with her family.

Fun Fact: Sarah loves to dance to Bachata and Merengue Music and can make some delicious Enchiladas!

 

 

Nikki
Nikki is the office manager of the Rifkin Dental Family! She graduated from the University of Connecticut with a BS in Communications Sciences and brings her creative talents to the team. Nikki was a professional musical theater performer for 10 years but is enjoying on her most difficult role yet as Mom to her 9-year-old twins. When she isn't working at the office she enjoys teaching voice and dance at SSSPA in Brewster, NY.