Our Team

Christmas team

Rachel

Office Manager

Rachel was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. She has over 15 years of experience in the medical field. She has specialized training with practice management, billing, patient care and customer service.

In Rachel’s previous experience, she has worked for both large hospital systems and multi-specialty physician practices for which she for managed over 20 employees. As an Administrator, Rachel was instrumental in the growth and success of business by focusing on patient satisfaction.

Rachel’s greatest accomplishment is being a proud mom of two sweet little boys. She enjoys spending time with her family and traveling to other countries.

Rachel looks forward to working with you. Her goal is to assist the practice in ensuring all patients feel comfortable, confident, and well informed and are pleased with their overall patient experience.

Jessica

Jessica

Dental Hygienist

Jessica (Jess) was born and raised in Rochester, NY. She completed her degree in Dental Hygiene at Monroe Community College in 2005. She began her career in Dental Hygiene in NY where she specialized in educating patients on proper oral care and encouraging good habits to promote good oral health.

In 2009, Jess and her husband made the move to Maryland for her husband’s job. Since then, they have added two beautiful daughters to their family.

Jess prides herself in providing excellent dental care as well as creating a stress free environment for her patients. Jess loves being a dental hygienist and gets such satisfaction out of helping her patients feel confident with their smiles.

In her spare time, Jess enjoys cooking, spending time with her family, teaching, and practicing Pilates. Jess is excited to work with her patients at Advanced Implants & Periodontics on achieving the best results with a comfortable and pleasant experience.

Genna

Genna

Clinical Manager

Genna was born and raised in New Jersey where she graduated from an accredited dental assisting program. She has over seven years of experience in dentistry and oral surgery. She has extensive knowledge and experience in all aspects of dental implants. 

Her gentle touch and friendly chair-side manner helps patients feel more comfortable and relaxed. She loves being able to help others achieve a healthy lifestyle and smile. 

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, baking, and watching football.

Genna moved to Maryland with her husband, and together they welcomed their beautiful daughter in 2018. She is excited to be in the Frederick area and to be able to help her patients at Advanced Implants and Periodontics.

Kim

Surgical Assistant

Kim was born and raised in Orange County, California. Kim has over 12 years’ experience in the dental field including oral surgery, endodontics, and general dentistry. Kim received her degree in dental assisting in 2008 from Wharton Community College. In 2009, her and her husband moved to Maryland to be closer to family. Kim has continued to expand her knowledge in the field of dentistry and specifically in the field of surgery. Her biggest joy is helping patients to achieve their goals with their smiles.

In Kim’s spare time, she enjoys focusing on her physical wellness and the wellness of others. She is an instructor for body pump and body combat. She also enjoys spending time with her family, including her two children, and traveling. Kim is excited to be a part of the Advanced Implants & Periodontics team and looks forward to assist our patients.

Rebecca

Surgical Assistant

Rebecca (Becca) was born and raised in Stroudsburg, PA (Pocono mountains). She moved to Maryland three years ago to be with her fiancé. She is the youngest of five children, with all older brothers! Becca has worked in customer service for over 8 years and has a keen interest in the field of dentistry. She enjoys helping people and feels that the dental field is a perfect fit.

Becca is organized and likes making sure the day runs smoothly. She enjoys spending time outside with her dog Simba, yoga, and cooking. Becca will be one of the first faces you see when you come to our office and she is eager to meet and get to know our patients here at Advanced Implants & Periodontics.

Alyssa

Alyssa

Surgical Assistant

Alyssa was born in Dearborn, Michigan, and raised in both Michigan and Maryland. She currently resides in the Frederick area with her tuxedo cat, Pickles. She completed her degree in Public Health at the University of South Carolina. Alyssa started her career in the medical field where she has worked the last several years. She is excited to bring her medical experience to the dental field. She loves being able to interact with patients, and enjoys helping people feel better about their health and their smile.

In her spare time, Alyssa loves reading, cooking, finding new TV shows to discuss, spending time with friends, and yoga. She is excited to work with the team and looks forward to meeting and getting to know our patients here at Advanced Implants and Periodontics.

Jessica

Jessica, RN

Surgical Assistant

Jessica was born and raised in the suburban area of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She completed her ASN at Gwynedd-Mercy University and is a Registered Nurse in the state of Maryland. She moved to Frederick, Maryland with her husband and two children in 2015. She has over 15 years of experience working in the medical field. She is excited to bring her patient care experience over to the dental field to assist patients in achieving their goal of optimal oral health.

Outside of the office, Jessica enjoys spending time with her family, including boating/wake surfing in the summers and attending her children’s many sporting events. Jessica is looking forward to meeting our patients here at Advanced Implants & Periodontics and to provide them with a warm welcoming, comfortable experience.

Jerrica

Jerrica

Billing Coordinator

Jerrica was born and raised in Waldorf, Maryland. She lives in Charles Town, West Virginia with her husband and cats. She previously worked in the medical field for 2 years, but brings 11 years of customer service experience to our office. She is eager to learn and grow in her new position in the dental field!

In her spare time, Jerrica enjoys cooking and reading. She loves the outdoors and enjoys running and hiking. Since moving to West Virginia, she has been able to spend a lot more time with her family. She is excited to meet, get to know and assist our patients here at Advanced Implants and Periodontics.

Melissa

Melissa

Front Office Coordinator

Melissa was born in Salisbury, MD, was raised all over the United States and now resides in Hagerstown, MD. She has over 13 years of customer service experience and always had a keen interest in dentistry. She plans to bring her skills from past years to the position and aims to learn something new every day. In her spare time, she likes to read, bake and most of all, spend time with family. In particular, her niece, who is her pride and joy. She also hopes to travel more in the near future.

Melissa is excited to greet all patients with a friendly smile and assist with any questions. She understands that some patients can be nervous or fearful of dental appointments, so she strives to make them feel welcomed and comfortable as soon as they walk through the door.

Kelley

Kelley

Front Office Assistant

Kelley was born in Texas and raised all over the country due to her dad’s job. She moved to Maryland in 2004 where she met her husband. Kelley has an extensive background in customer service. She worked in the restaurant business for over 10 years and continued her customer service career at a curriculum company. She is excited to learn and grow in her new position in the dental field!

Kelley and her husband moved to Frederick in 2011 with their dog and 2 cats. In 2020, they welcomed their daughter Harper to the family. In her spare time, Kelley enjoys reading and spending time with her family. Kelley will be one of the first faces you see when you come to our office and she is eager to meet, get to know and assist our patients here at Advanced Implants and Periodontics.

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