Melissa is a Registered Dental assistant in the state of New York. She is originally from the Dominican Republic, fluent in Spanish and English. Started as a Dental Assistant in 2013 and has 10 years of orthodontic experience. Previously Melissa was the lead orthodontic assistant in Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine.  Melissa loves working with kids. She has extensive experience with special needs children. We are lucky to have her in our office.