Meet Our Dental Team
At the office of Dr. Irina Adler, we are proud of our dedicated, experienced, and compassionate staff. We invite you to meet our exceptional team:
Cheryl Houghton, Office Manager, has been an integral member of our clerical staff since 2000. She graduated from New Hampshire Community College’s Medical Assisting program as Valedictorian of her class. Her medical knowledge and background has been beneficial in assisting her with her current position of patient management and scheduling. She’s happy to accommodate patients, current and new, with all clerical needs and concerns.
Alison Smith-Murray, Office Co-Manager, has acquired outstanding customer relations and service skills throughout her career, which have been professionally recognized. As a collaborative member of our office management staff, Alison has proven to be a valuable asset to both patients and our clinical team. All clerical questions or concerns are sure to be warmly received and appropriately addressed.
Jessica Carnevale, Dental Assistant, has been a valuable member of our dental team since 2006. She brings many years of comprehensive dental assisting experience to our practice. Jessica is a graduate of the Tuft’s Dental Radiology program where she received her certification. She enjoys cooking and spending quality time with her son.
Rhonda Millette, Dental Assistant and Implant Coordinator, has many years of dental assisting experience. Rhonda has been an asset to our office’s clinical staff since 1995. She is a graduate of New Hampshire Technical Institute with a certificate in Dental Assisting. Rhonda enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with her grandchildren and family.
Beth Christie, RDH, earned an Associate’s Degree of Science in Dental Hygiene from New Hampshire Technical Institute in 1983. She has been a part of our staff for the majority of her dental hygiene career. Not only does Beth bring many years of valuable clinical experience to our office, she also integrates her clinical knowledge with our office computer technology. The mother of two grown girls, Beth enjoys spending time with her family and traveling with her husband.
Grace Keniston, RDH, joined our office in 1996 after working in several general dentistry offices. She obtained her Associate’s Degree from Middlesex Community College, and in 2007 became certified to administer local anesthesia. Grace also has an Associate’s Degree in Physical Therapy and worked as a Phlebotomist is Stoneham, MA. Having taught aerobics for 14 years, she is an energetic addition to our office. An avid animal lover, Grace and her husband rescued their dog, Sadie, the love of their lives.
Melanie Solari, RDH, BSDH has been an enthusiastic member of our clinical team for over 15 years. After graduating from New Hampshire Technical Institute in 2003 she pursued a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Bridgeport. Melanie holds certification for administration of local anesthesia and chemotherapeutic agents used in the treatment of advanced periodontal disease. Outside of the office, she enjoys skiing and traveling with her husband and two daughters.
Pamela Pudwell, RDH is the newest addition to our team of Registered Dental Hygienists! She is a 2013 graduate of New Hampshire Technical Institute with an acquired variety of dental experience through working in general practice, periodontal practice, and oral surgery offices. Pam enjoys attending dental seminars to continuously increase her professional knowledge with the goal of providing the best care to her patients. She takes pride in helping patients achieve their optimum oral health with in-office treatments as well as home care education/instruction. Outside of work, you will usually find Pam enjoying the great out doors with her soon-to- be husband Ryan, or cuddled up on the couch with her dog, Kimber, and cat, Kitton.