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Sharon

Sharon is a 1975 graduate of SUNY Farmingdale School of Dental Hygiene. She is an active member in the American Dental Hygiene Association, as well as in the New York State and Long Island Dental Hygiene Associations. Sharon holds certificates in administering local anesthesia and laser periodontal therapy. She will educate and coach you towards a lifetime of oral health. Sharon can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Denise

Denise is a graduate of New York City Technical College with an Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene. She has studied at the VA Hospital and is licensed in New York and New Jersey. She is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association and brings 27 years of clinical experience with her as she motivates patients towards optimal periodontal health.

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Tracey is a Dental Assistant and a Certified Auxiliary of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. She joined our team in 1997 and enjoys continuing her education in the dental field. Tracey will handle your appointments, handle your financial questions and manage your medical & dental insurance claims. She can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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Karen earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from CW Post/Long Island University in Public Relations.  She also earned a Masters degree in Education.  She joined our team in 2014 as our concierge.  Karen coordinates our educational events, assists in accommodations for those traveling from out-of-state or with special needs, facilitates communication with our clients, and manages Dr. Forlano's speaking engagements.  She can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Tim

Tim graduated from Fordham University in 2017 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and Visual Arts. As Director of Technology and CAD/CAM Processes, Tim will be working on special projects and events associated with the practice including: The Private Practice Experience, designing our print and web material, and managing the office's 3D printing lab and CAD/CAM software. Tim can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Mandi graduated from the BOCES Dental Assisting program in 2011 and joined our team in 2012.  Mandi is one of very few dental assistants in New York State to be certified and licensed.  In addition to being your chairside concierge, Mandi is our organizational productivity expert, maintaining a vast inventory or dental materials and supplies.  Mandi  is formally trained in CEREC technology and oversees scanning, designing and milling our diverse inventory of CEREC restorations.

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Daysi is a Dental Assistant and a Certified Auxiliary of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. She is formally trained in Orthodontic Assisting and Botox & Dermal Filler Assisting. She graduated from BOCES Dental Assisting Program in 2004 and joined our team in 2007. She currently manages the clinical aspect of our practice and is our chief implant and orthodontic assistant.

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Kahelia received dental assisting training while in high school and continues her dental education at Jamaica Hospital. She is one of very few dental assistants in New York State to be certified and licensed. Kahelia joined our team in June of 2017.  She is trained in general dentistry, radiology, oral surgery and dental implantology. Kahelia specializes in the art of staining and glazing our true-to-life CEREC restorations.

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Marvin was born and raised in the Philippines where he earned a dental degree. He practiced dentistry there for several years before moving to the United States. Marvin joined our team as a dental assistant in 2011. In addition to chairside dental assisting, Marvin manages the laboratory & prosthetic aspect of our practice.

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Laura

After 35+ years of dental assisting, Laura joined Dr. Sherman’s Oakdale office team in 2016. After two years working in Oakdale, Laura joined our practice in July of 2018. Laura manages all of Dr. Sherman's operations, from patient education, chairside assisting, to supply management. 

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Pricilla

Pricilla joined our practice in July of 2018 along with Dr. Sherman and his team.  Pricilla has over 20 years of experience in the dental field and is proficient in coordinating patient appointments, financials, and insurance claims. Pricilla can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..