Meet Our Dental Team
Whenever you visit Adirondack Periodontics, you’ll be attended to by a knowledgeable and dedicated team that looks forward to seeing you smile brighter. Our front office team, dental assistants, and hygienists are all highly talented, and they’ll make your appointments smooth and free of stress. To learn more about each unique staff member here in Plattsburgh, keep reading below:
Leslie, Front Office & Insurance Coordinator
Leslie first joined Adirondack Periodontics 18 years ago, and her overall experience in the world of dentistry covers an amazing 28 years. She studied at Appalachian State University and has undergone advanced training in insurance billing. She loves her coworkers.
Originally from Boone, NC, Leslie’s hobbies outside of work include cardmaking, scrapbooking, knitting, working out, and food – both cooking it and eating it! She considers herself a true fashionista.
Deb, Administration/Front Desk
Deb is from Corning and has been a member of our team for seven years and counting. She studied at Corning Community College. When she isn’t busy at the office, you can find her on the golf course.
Amanda, Dental Assistant/HR
Amanda first joined our team seven years ago, and she has 15 years of overall experience in dentistry. She studied at Clinton Community College and is a CDA (Certified Dental Assistant). She loves spending time with such wonderful coworkers here at Adirondack Periodontics!
Amanda is from Ellenburg and is married with three beautiful girls. In her free time, she enjoys gardening, crafting, and baking.
Lynnette, Dental Assistant
Lynnette underwent dental assisting training with expanded duties at Holland College. She is a CDA and is certified in CPR as well. Today, her experience in dentistry spans an impressive 33 years, with the last 12 spent at our practice. She loves many things about this job, but one of the best is the office environment. Everyone is great to work with!
Lynnette is married and has two grown sons. Most of her free time is spent with family, traveling, or doing crafts. She is absolutely TERRIFIED of spiders.
April, Dental Assistant
April hails from San Diego, and she’s been working in dentistry for over a decade now. She received her education from Intellitec Medical Institute in Colorado Springs and then pursued training as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant at Pikes Peak Community College. She loves her wonderful coworkers and hanging out with them during her lunch hour.
April has been married for 12 years and has a young daughter. Her hobbies include running, working out, and spending time with her family. Before her current position, she was actually in the United States Air Force and the Vermont Air National Guard for six years each.
Tracy, Registered Dental Hygienist
Tracy is from Plattsburgh and has been working in dentistry for 19 years now, spending the last 12 as a member of our team. She studied at Vermont Technical College and is certified in local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. She considers her coworkers her extended family and enjoys partnering with them to help patients.
Tracy’s family is just like the Brady Bunch. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with them, reading, and playing softball.
Terry, Registered Dental Hygienist
Terry studied at CUNY and received her dental hygiene education from Hudson Valley Community College. She has currently worked in the dental field for over 20 years. Today, she is certified in CPR and local anesthesia and has been a member of Adirondack Periodontics for almost a decade.
Originally from Queens, Terry has a husband, a son, and four cats. She doesn’t have any hobbies – dentistry is her life!