Our Dental Team

Best Dental Team in MassachusettsOur entire dental care team is dedicated to providing our “Five- Star” service. Our team is AED and CPR certified and we pride ourselves on providing meticulous sterilization and extraordinary patient care. Each member of our team works diligently together to meet all the dental needs of our patients in a gentle, professional, and caring manner. We take great pride in our knowledge and experience, and are committed to continuing education focused on state-of-the-art dentistry.

Ashley – Patient Coordinator / Dental Assitant

Dental TeamWhen you meet Ashley, you’ll instantly feel welcomed by her warm and winning smile along with her lively and fun personality! Ashley’s first career involved fashion design, but her love for beautiful smiles converted her to dentistry. After graduating from dental assisting school in Florida, we were fortunate enough to have Ashley come back to Massachusetts and become part of our dental family! As our patient coordinator, Ashley makes sure our patients receive one-on-one personal attention beginning with their call to schedule an appointment followed by genuine interaction when they visit our office for their appointments. Ashley’s main focus is to make patients comfortable, whether she is assisting the dentists or helping the patient with their insurance. Ashley loves assisting patients in understanding all aspects of their treatment plan while finding the best way to help them implement it. Ashley enjoys sharing in her patient’s joy when their treatment is complete and their smiles are healthy and beautiful! Outside the office, Ashley especially enjoys fashion, painting, traveling and her dogs– Coco & Chanel “I truly look forward to coming to work everyday. I have a great time with our wonderful patients and entire team. I am so proud to represent Harelick Dental Associates—all three Dr. Harelicks are wonderful dentists with great personalities— which sets the tone for excellent dentistry in a very professional, fun and loving atmosphere.”

Gina – Dental Assistant

Fairhaven dental assistantGina is our sweet, dedicated, and absolutely exceptional dental assistant. She comes to us with many years of experience in comprehensive dentistry. Gina attended dental assisting school at Health Care Training Services in Fall River, MA. Gina is extremely caring, gentle, and great at comforting any apprehensive patients. Gina prepares our patients for their procedures, ensures the sterility of the treatment areas, and assists the dentists in any way possible. Most importantly, Gina combines these skills with a caring attitude that focuses on making her patients treatment a comfortable and very pleasant experience. Gina’s favorite part of her position is making a difference in her patient’s lives by helping them meet their dental goals and needs. Outside the office, Gina loves spending time with her family and friends, reading, working out, and shopping. “It is my biggest pleasure to work with such amazing dentists who are so passionate about dentistry. I love my job! I work with a great team and the best patients.”

Krista – Patient Coordinator

Dentistry teamKrista is warm, fun and gracious; you can’t help but love her! She loves working with patients and making sure they have the absolute best experience, in all aspects of treatment. She explains treatment plans to patients and helps patients design the financial plan that is best suited for them. Krista will gladly answer any questions patients have regarding their dental insurance and the financing available to help create their beautiful and healthy smile. Krista attended New York University, where she studied European Studies and continued cultivating her lifelong passion for health and wellness, ultimately leading her to us! Krista is also a devoted and experienced yoga instructor, working all throughout the south coast area. Whether she is teaching passionately in the yoga studio or working hard at the office, Krista is committed to improving people’s lives through health and wellness. “I love asking our patients if they’ve had a nice visit, and I am always pleased to hear a great and very positive response! It is such a pleasure for me to represent an office where I not only love the dentists and the team, but our fabulous group of patients, as well!”

Lucy – Dental Hygienist

lucy-2011Lucy’s sweet and welcoming personality is very much appreciated by her patients, as well as, our entire team! To know Lucy—is to love her! As an added bonus, she speaks fluent Portuguese. Lucy’s dental career started as a young teen where she attended the dental assisting program at the G.N.B.V.T.H.S. After many years as a wonderful dental assistant, Lucy graduated from Cape Cod Community College (summa cum laude) as a dental hygienist. Lucy’s background as a dental assistant makes her a phenomenal hygienist. It is no surprise that virtually nothing escapes Lucy’s notice when it comes to maintaining healthy teeth and gums—she strives to deliver the very best care at every appointment. Lucy enjoys educating her patients about their dental health so they can maintain a beautiful and healthy smile for a lifetime. In addition to spending time with her friends and family, Lucy enjoys scrap booking, baking, running and camping. Lucy is committed to giving back to the community from helping underprivileged children and adults to participating in the Special Olympics. Lucy especially enjoys attending dental continuing education events and any progressive dental seminars. “I really enjoy working at Harelick Dental Associates because of the daily appreciation that the doctors provide to the staff. You’ll love the entire team here, as I do, we provide wonderful dentistry and the atmosphere is always warm and loving!”

Shannon – Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygienist Shannon’s passion for dentistry is obvious to all of our patients! Her main focus is educating her patients and helping them maintain a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums. Shannon enjoys attending continuing education lectures and courses to update herself on the most modern advances. She prides herself on always being involved in state-of-the-art dentistry. Shannon’s favorite part of being a hygienist is the long-term relationships she develops with her patients. We love hearing the loud laughter coming from her treatment room as Shannon and her patients enjoy “catching up” at their visits. Outside of work, Shannon enjoys spending time with her two adorable little boys, and she is also a very talented baker! “Harelick Dental Associates is a second home to me—I love the dentists and the entire team! The best part of my job is watching my patients grow up; celebrating their life’s events and watching them become successful and happy adults—with beautiful and healthy smiles!”