Meet Your Smile Makers
The dental professionals of Brockport Smiles
The Smile Makers at Brockport Smiles are a team of experienced and talented dental professionals that partner with you to create a comfortable, stress-free, and positive dental experience. Our Brockport dental team is always pleased to welcome new patients, and we look forward developing a long-term relationship with you and your family.
Tiffany CarrozziRegistered Dental Hygienist
Tiffany just recently joined our team in September. She spent several years working for Disney where she learned the art of making other people smile. She comes from a pediatric office and is great with families and children.
She enjoys watersports, boating and hanging out with her adorable puppy, Rambo.
Christina BishopRegistered Dental Hygienist
Christina Joined our team in 2015. She has previous dental assistant experience in the US Navy and also worked at a pediatric office. She is certified to administer nitrous oxide and anesthesia.
Christina is passionate about getting patients healthy and the systemic links between overall health and oral health. She has three very active children and in her spare time enjoys participating in karate.
Kellie SpeerRegistered Dental Hygienist
Kellie has been with our team for more than five years. She has nearly 20 years of experience and is certified to administer nitrous oxide and local anesthesia.
Kellie loves being a part of our team, especially the opportunity to help our patients get cleaner, healthier mouths. She not only cleans your teeth, she looks for signs of oral diseases such as gingivitis and provides other preventive dental care. She also educates patients on ways to improve and maintain good oral health.
When she's not at work, you can find Kellie camping in woods or skiing the slopes with her family.
Katie AbtOffice Manager
Our office manager, Katie, recently celebrated her five year anniversary at our office. She is a graduate of SUNY College at Brockport and enjoys helping patients have a positive dental care experience.
Katie's role is to ensure that all our patients receive the highest levels of customer service when it comes to appointment scheduling, financial arrangements, and other business related issues. She enjoys being able to form relationships with patients and looks forward to coming to work every day.
When she's not in the office, Katie enjoys gardening, finding new ways to remodel her home and having retail therapy sessions (a.k.a. shopping).
Gina MercerHygiene Coordinator
With more than 10 years of experience as an Office Manager and Front Desk Assistant, Gina joined our team as our Hygiene Coordinator.
She enjoys meeting and greeting our patients and welcoming them into our family-friendly practice. Gina enjoys being part of the Brockport Smiles team and that the practice values patients above all else.
Gina also loves to travel, garden, tackle DIY house projects, and spend time with her boys (both human and pups!).
Courtney has been with us for over 4 years, serving as a receptionist before heading our billing department. Before joining our team, Courtney earned her Associate's degree in Medical Administration and Humanities.
Her favorite part of the job is meeting and interacting with patients every day. She likes helping patients find way to be able to receive the care they deserve.
Out of the office, Courtney enjoys reading, shopping, and spending time with her two munchkins.
Flossie MacdonaldCertified Dental Assistant
Flossie is also new to our team having started with us In August. She brings with her 14 years of experience, earning her Certified Dental Assistant license in 2003.
She loves dentistry because it's a very rewarding career in which she is able to help people feel comfortable.
She is a mom of 4 wonderful children. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her kids.
Jill HareCertified Dental Assistant
Jill started with us in February of this year and has been serving as Dr. Russo's second assistant. We were lucky enough to meet her through a BOCES internship where she fulfilled her requirements for graduation while gaining valuable skills as a Certified Dental Assistant.
Jill has been a great addition to our team with the excitement and passion she brings to our office. Jill has 4 lovely children of which 2 are twins.
Chrissy BenthinDental Assistant
With over 17 years of experience, Chrissy has been with our team for nearly two years as a Dental Assistant. She truly enjoys connecting with her patients and offering them the best quality dental care. Chrissy helps ensure that our patients have a comfortable, positive experience and help explain treatment every step of the way.
Outside of the office, her young grandson keeps her busy and she enjoying spending time reading and fishing.
Felicia NapoleanDental Assistant
Felicia is a is a certified Dental Assistant by the Dental Assistant National Board. With nearly five years on our team, she loves making long-term relationships with her patients and helping them feel at ease and comfortable.She also enjoys educating patients on the benefits of good oral health and how to care for their teeth.
Although she loves working with her amazing team here, when she is not working she enjoys spending time with her family.
Mary GregoDental Assistant
Mary has been a part of the Maxwell Thaney, DDS team for almost 3 years. With a New York State Dental Assisting License and certification from the Dental Assisting National Board, Mary enjoys helping patients achieve excellent oral health. What she loves most about her job is working alongside the doctors to provide best care possible for the patient.
In her spare time, she likes to take her children to sporting events, reading and shopping.
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