Meet Our Team

Dentist In Succasunna

Meet Laurie

Treatment Coordinator

Laurie is our treatment coordinator. With more than 10 years of experience in our office, and numerous years of previous administrative experience, Laurie is an expert in helping patients file insurance claims and schedule visits. She also handles billing, collections, and payment plans.

 

Meet Patty

Front Desk Receptionist

Patty is our front desk receptionist, and loves happily greeting patients and helping them schedule their next visit. She is also our go-to resource for insurance questions.

Patty is a certified medical assistant and has spent nearly two decades working in the dental field. She follows the golden rule by treating each individual with the same level of care and respect she would expect to receive.

Patty and her husband have 3 children and 4 grandchildren. She enjoys spending her free time in Myrtle Beach, SC.

Meet Michelle

Front Desk / Office Assistant

Michelle is one of our front desk receptionists and office assistants. She has more than 15 years of administrative experience. Michelle strives to make each guest feel like a member of our family by ensuring everyone has a pleasant experience.

She has been married to her husband for more than 20 years and has one child. Outside of work, Michelle enjoys spending time with her family and friends, walking her dog, skiing, reading, and volunteering at her church.

 

Meet Cristina

Registered Dental Assistant

Cristina is a dental assistant and has more than 20 years of experience, including more than a decade here with Dr. Kitchin. Cristina helps patients during their visits by providing comfort and education while they are being treated. She also helps us manage our dental supply inventory.

 

Meet Jocelyn

Registered Dental Assistant

Jocelyn is one of our dental assistants. She has been in the dental field for more than 15 years. She received her certification as a dental assistant and holds an x-ray license.

Jocelyn loves seeing patients leave happy, confident, and smiling. She finds it fulfilling to help patients have a healthy smile. Jocelyn is our class clown! She loves to keep her patients entertained and laughing.

Outside of the office, Jocelyn loves spending time with her husband and two sons. You’ll often find her cheering for her sons from the stands during one of their sports events.

Meet Laura

Dental Assistant

Laura is one of our dental assistants. With more than 10 years of experience, she has a license for operating our x-ray equipment and is currently working toward becoming a registered dental assistant.

She loves taking care of each patient that visits our office. Her job allows her to assist Dr. Kitchin in various procedures and treatments, which gives her the opportunity to learn new things every day. She is known around our office for her ability to help calm patients and make them feel comfortable during their visit.

Laura has two children and enjoys styling hair. In fact, Laura is also a licensed hair stylist.

 

Meet Pam

Registered Dental Hygienist

Pam, one of our dental hygienists, has more than 25 years of experience here with Dr. Kitchin. She began her career shortly after high school, beginning as a registered dental assistant. She obtained her hygiene education from UMDNJ, and graduated in 1994. Pam is also certified to provide local anesthesia.

Meet Kimberly

Registered Dental Hygienist

Kimberly has worked as a hygienist in our office for more than 10 years. She also graduated from UMDNJ in 1994 earning her degree in dental assisting. She furthered her education, and in 1996, earned a degree in dental hygiene. Kimberly has been with our practice since 2007.
 
 

Meet Jen

Registered Dental Hygienist

Jen is our registered dental hygienist. She earned an associate’s degree in applied science from Bergen Community College, where she also received her license in dental hygiene.

Jen has more than five years of experience. She loves that this job gives her the opportunity to meet new people. Her goal is to educate each patient she meets and provide them the knowledge and tools needed to maintain optimal oral health.

Jen and her husband have a Boston Terrier named Bruno.