Vanessa, Office Manager
Vanessa is the face of our practice. She is responsible for meeting, greeting and helping patient with their appointments, insurance or accounts.She is a local graduate from Norwalk Community College and has had 20+ years in the dental field to hone her skills. She is a mom to an active 6 year old and enjoys accompanying him to a museum or park. Working-out at the gym and reading are her favorite down-time activities.
Suzanne, Registered Dental Hygienist
Compassion for her patients is always evident. Even the most apprehensive patient is calmed with her chairside professionalism and will leave with a clear understanding of their oral health.Suzanne resides in Fairfield, Ct. and is a graduate of the Fones School of Hygiene in Bridgeport, Ct. with a bachelor’s degree and a minor degree in Business. She is licensed to administer local anesthesia to patients. Her duties, as a skilled hygienist are to educate patients about their oral condition, perform prophys (cleanings), root planing, apply sealants, administer oral cancer screens and codiagnosis dental issues with Dr. Prieston. With twin 8 year olds , she is a very busy person.
Kimberly, Registered Dental Hygienist
Kimberly graduated from Fones School of Dental Hygiene with a BA degree in 2000. She is an experienced and accomplished Hygienist. She has worked in a variety of dental fields including in the public health sector, a private dental practice and a pediatric practice. She is highly enthusiastic about educating her patients about their oral health and her compassion for patients gives them a sense of comfort. Kimberly enjoys her off time with her husband and their 3 boys.
Anna, Registered Dental Hygienist
Anna graduated from Fones School of Dental Hygiene in 2005. It is very apparent when you meet her that you can see how much she loves what she does. Always smiling and upbeat, she is pleasure to have on staff. She is highly skilled in all aspects of dental hygiene including deep scaling, anesthesia administration, sealants and dental diagnosis.She truly is dedicated to provide the best experience to her patients. Anna is a busy mom of an energetic 5 year old daughter and enjoys spending her free time with her.
Tomeka “T”, Dental Assistant
Possibly, the busiest person in our office is “T”, as she likes to be called. She is Dr, Prieston’s chairside assistant and is responsible for treatment rendered chairside. Her other duties are many and include instrument management, patient education and comfort, scheduling, supplies and office upkeep. She always has a hand to hold and warm welcome for her patients. She is a mom of a toddler and active in her place of worship.
Annie, Dental Assistant
Annie is a Certified Dental Assistant and long-time Norwalk resident. She graduated from Porter and Chester dental assistant program in Westchester, NY and honed her skills in the last several years in insurance processing, scheduling patients, chairside assisting . She is friendly and outgoing and willing to lend a hand whenever needed. Annie is an aspiring chef and enjoys baking and cooking with her family.
Ayanna started her career in dentistry as a dental assistant where her desire to learn and do more for patients inspired her to pursue a career in dental hygiene at the University of Bridgeport. Ayanna maintains a reassuring chairside manner and a personable demeanor. Ayanna gives back to the community by volunteering at CT MOM, providing free dental hygiene services to those in need. She is currently a resident of Bridgeport, CT where she resides with her teenage son.