ABOUT OUR TEAM
Each and every member of the team at Village Green Family Dentistry is carefully chosen. We want dental professionals who love what they do, and who go out of their way to treat patients with the utmost respect. Our team also loves working in a green dental office, with state-of-the-art equipment that enables them to provide patients with the latest in quality dental care.
Barb joined our dental team in May 2013 after relocating to New Hampshire from Milwaukee, WI.
Barb has 40 years of experience in the dental field. She has attended numerous seminars on dental procedures, business and accounting, insurance and office management.
Barb lives in Londonderry with her husband Mark. Together they enjoy volunteering and fostering cats for the MSPCA at Nevins Farm.
REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT
Nicole graduated from New Hampshire Technical Institute in Concord, NH in 2000. She has been a Dental Assistant for 17 years and a financial coordinator for 3 years. Nicole continues to stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry through continuing education. She visits classrooms to discuss the importance of good overall health and proper oral hygiene. Nicole has also participated in dental screenings and work for Give Kids a Smile in Manchester, NH. Nicole is Radiology, CPR and AED Heart Certified.
Nicole lives in Londonderry with her daughter Alexa, boyfriend Ted, and their dog Chase. They love to fish and go for runs on the rail trail.
JENA CARREIRO, REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENEST
Jena graduated from New Hampshire Technical Institute in Concord, NH in 2008. She has been a Registered Dental Hygienist for almost 10 years. She grew up in Windham, attended all local schools and is still actively involved in the community. Jena continues to stay up-to-date on the latest advancements in dentistry through continuing education.
She, along with the rest of the staff, visits local classrooms to discuss the importance of good overall health and proper oral hygiene. She has a lot of experience with pediatric dentistry, as well as with Autistic children. Jena has also participated in the Special Olympics since 2006 by performing free dental screenings to all athletes.
Jena currently lives in Merrimack with her daughter Stella and her husband Bobby. She loves to cook and entertain, as well as be outdoors with her family up on Lake Winnipesaukee. She can also be seen walking on the Windham/Derry Rail Trail or at Griffin Park.
ANDREA LAKE, REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Andrea is a 2008 graduate of New Hampshire Technical Institute's Dental Hygiene Program. She has been practicing for almost ten years and is the newest member of our team. Andrea enjoys building relationships with her patients and educating them on the importance of their oral health. Andrea has added experience monitoring conscious sedation and nitrous oxide, and treating pediatric patients and populations with special needs.
Andrea is CPR, BLS and AED Heart Certified. Local Anesthesia Certified.
In her spare time Andrea enjoys being active doing Crossfit, yoga, paddleboarding, skiing, boating, and spending time with family and friends.
SHARON SHALLOW, REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Sharon joined our team in May of 2016. She graduated with her degree in dental hygiene from New Hampshite Technical Institute in Concord in 2008 and has been practicing ever since. She truly enjoys getting to know her patients and brings her knowledge of periodontal, restorative, cosmetic, and preventative dentistry to educate and benefit her patients towards better oral and overall health. Sharon enjoys attending continuing education regularly, staying current with the latest technologies and philosophies regarding implants, periodontal therapy, Invisalign, whitening, and the oral-systemic link. Sharon is CPR, BLS, and AED Heart Certified. Local Anesthesia Certified.
Sharon lives in Sandown NH with her husband, she loves spending time with her family, hiking, boating, skiing, Crossfit, yoga, and being in the White Mountains. She also loves volunteering her time in year-round and winter adaptive sports.