Following in her mother’s footsteps, Amanda discovered her true interest in the dental field by becoming a dental assistant. She continued her career by entering the Dental Hygiene Program at MCC and graduated in 2019. She truly enjoys building relationships with each patient and finds great satisfaction helping each patient attain good dental health. When away from the office, Amanda enjoys outdoor activities and exercise.
Claire is originally from the Finger Lakes Region and has lived in Penfield with her husband and three children for the past 12 years. She especially loves working with anxious patients to ensure they enjoy a comfortable experience. In her free time, Claire spends time gardening, creating art and playing with her children.
Deanne discovered her true calling to become a dental hygienist in her late teens. This desire was born out of her love for people and the desire to help and serve others. She has been a vital part of the Linden Oaks practice for 30 years and is just as passionate today as she was when she first started her career.
Heather graduated from the MCC Dental Hygiene Program in 2010 and joined the Linden Oaks Dental team in 2011. Heather is always ready to help patients feel comfortable during their hygiene appointments. Outside of work, Heather loves spending time with her husband, their growing family and dog Dennis.
Joelan is a Penfield native and is extremely proud to work at Linden Oaks Dental. She has been providing dental care to patients for almost three years. Since earning her degree in dental hygiene from Erie Community College in 2007, she has been committed to educating patients and creating a comfortable experience for each one she serves. Joelan now resides in Henrietta with her husband, two daughters and three rescue dogs. In her spare time she enjoys golfing, camping and traveling.
Ladene has been practicing dental hygiene for over 30 years and has been with Linden Oaks Dental for 14 years. She attended RIT for medical illustration but changed direction toward dentistry and has never looked back. She enjoys helping patients feel comfortable in the dental chair and considers many of them friends. Dental health is related to total health so it is very satisfying for her to help people understand the connection between eating well and good dental health. Ladene also enjoys art, the great outdoors, church, and is a continuous learner. She has a wonderful husband, four children and grandchildren. She makes sure they all brush and floss daily.
Lead Dental Assistant
Stacey has over eight years of experience as a dental assistant and has worked at Linden Oaks dental for more than three years. The most rewarding part of her career is earning each patient’s trust. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, working out and spending quality time with her two daughters and rescue dog.
Laura has been with Linden Oaks Dental for over 2 years, but has over 10 years experience as a dental assistant. What she loves most about working at Linden Oaks Dental is that she gets a chance to directly help patients overcome their fear and anxiety about visiting a dentist and receiving treatment. Seeing patients smile when they leave is her best reward. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, working out, hiking, and spending time with her husband and two daughters.
Vicki has been a dental assistant for over 40 years. She has had the pleasure of working with the Linden Oaks Dental team for 15 of those years. She has two boys Ryan and Chris. In her spare time, she enjoys organic gardening, hiking and spending time with her family and especially her grandson Dylon.
Born and raised in Rochester, Nina has been with Linden Oaks Dental for over ten years. She spends her free time with family and truly enjoys traveling and shopping.
Janelle is one of the smiling faces that will greet you at the front desk. Born and raised in Rochester NY, Janelle loves helping patients build confidence and attain their individual smile goals. When not at work, Janelle enjoys spending time with her family, friends and cuddling with her cat Simon.
Veronica truly enjoys working in the office, always equipped with a good laugh and her favorite inky pen. Veronica’s adventurous spirit has taken her around the world, giving her the opportunity to appreciate different cultures and ways of life. She always shares these experiences with her loving family. She is also a Certified Yoga Instructor and enjoys creating art and an occasional sky-dive. She also takes care of her two darling pet rats, Pearl and Dorcas.