As former dental assistant, Ellen fell in love with the dental field and went on to pursue further training in Dental Hygiene.
Ellen graduated from Farmingdale State College Dental Hygiene program. Graduating at the top of her class, she was the recipient of the Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award for her exceptional clinical abilities as well as the New York State Dental Association Albert H. Stevenson Award. She was also inducted into the Sigma Ph i Alpha National Dental Hygiene Honor Society for her outstanding academic achievements.
Ellen is extremely warm and compassionate, always putting the comfort of her patients first. She is certified to deliver Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide to help ease her anxious patients. She is also skilled in the use of Arestin, sealant placement, fluoride tray and varnish application, and Diagnodent caries detection.
Ellen is married and has a dog. She is an avid jogger and loves to play tennis and hang out at the beach.