Clinical Staff

Cheryl – Registered Dental Assistant

Cheryl has 20 years experience working with children. She is married and a proud boy mom. Cheryl is very passionate about her volunteer work with a non-profit called Dream Factory of the Jersey Shore. On sunny days you will see her beach cruiser bike parked outside the office.

Tanika – Registered Dental Hygienist

Tanika received her RDH license in 2016 from Rutgers University Dental Hygiene Program. She enjoys working with kids and seeing their smiles after a pleasant dental experience. During her spare time, she enjoys cooking, and spending time with her daughter, husband and loving family.

Lauren – Registered Dental Hygienist

Lauren began her dental/medical career 25 years ago, working as a periodontal assistant for 10 years. She then transitioned to becoming an Endoscopy Technician for 15 years. However, Lauren’s love for the dental field brought her back and she received her RDH from Rutgers University in 2016. She has worked for Easter Seals of NJ the last 20 years as a Direct Support Professional for the special needs population. She is also the co-founder of the Starlight Performers, a non-profit 501c3 theater company for people with disabilities. Lauren’s experience with special needs children and adults enables her to give every child a positive dental experience with exceptional care. In her spare time Lauren loves spending time with her family and spoils her beautiful granddaughter Ava.