With over 21 years of dental assisting experience, Sheralin’s vast knowledge in all aspects of dentistry allows her to provide answers to any questions our patients may have. She is also the expert in dental insurance and financing, so that those fortunate to have benefits can understand and maximize them with her assistance, and find the best way to afford their care. Outside of her work, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, especially her daughters, as well as working out, gardening and eating chocolate (milk, not dark).
It is Sabrina’s warm smile and welcoming personality that greets our arriving patients and makes them feel at home. Educated at UConn with a B.S. degree in Biological Sciences, she is a natural with the detail and knowledge that makes her an excellent fit in our practice. Sabrina primarily assists our patients with coordinating and scheduling their treatment and visits. Outside of work, if she is not pursuing her interest in environmental law through further studies and volunteer work, Sabrina enjoys hiking, singing, and spending time with family, friends and her husband.
Jenn’s 16-plus years in dentistry and working with our patients ever changing insurance plans makes her our in-house expert in your insurance benefits. Her meticulous and unrelenting nature helps her squeeze every last bit of insurance benefit to best help our patients. For personal time, Jenn enjoys spending time with friends and family, often volunteering at her kids school, and baking treats delicious enough to earn her the name, “Jenny Crocker.”
Marlena is a caring and talented dental hygienist with over 5 years of experience in the dental field. Not only does she have a Dental Hygiene degree from Lincoln College, but a B.S. in Oral Health as well, with experience in dental research and as a clinical hygiene professor. Marlena’s concern for her patients’ health is at the foundation of her efforts, and her thorough but comforting approach with her patients sets them at total ease during their hygiene visits. Outside work, she enjoys running and working out, riding her motorcycle and spending quality time with her close-knit family, boyfriend and three cats.
Previously a dental assistant, Talla’s passion for dentistry continues as a dental hygienist for the past 13 years. Our patients appreciate Talla’s friendly and candid approach of motivating and educating them toward optimal dental health. Since her formal education at the Tunxis School of Dental Hygiene, she has remained on the forefront of her profession through continuing education and training in advanced periodontal treatment. Talla balances her enjoyment of dentistry with her love for travel, yoga, woodworking and target shooting, and let’s not forget, Taco Tuesdays!
As Dr. Michalski’s “right hand,” Erica assists him daily in providing attentive, comfortable care to our patients, while her fun and upbeat but relaxing nature helps our patients feel at ease during treatment. Originally from Boston, she is experienced in all aspects of dentistry and oral surgery, and with her over 10 years in the dental field, Erica brings a wealth of experience and dental knowledge to our practice and patients. Outside of the office, she enjoys exercise, the outdoors, traveling and spending time with her family. Her love for chocolate makes her a natural fit for our team!