Office Bios at Invisalign of Rhode Island
Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. Our dental assistants and hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on staying in the cutting edge of dentistry and patient communication. They are excited about what they are doing, have high standards of quality and integrity, and are motivated to achieve the best results for our family of patients.
We love what we do, and it shows on our faces-it seems we’re always smiling around here. You’ll find our staff is friendly and upbeat, and we will do our best to make your visit comfortable, and even fun! And all the while we will be providing you with the highest quality dental care. Don’t be surprised if it’s the best time you have had in a dental office.
Liz has been a vital member of our team for more than 15 years. Liz is our office manager and works behind the scenes with matters of insurance and patient finances. She spends a great deal of time understanding many insurance policies and has helped many of our patients set up monthly payments with Care Credit when it is needed. Liz is relentless in maximizing insurance benefits for our patients. You will always get a warm welcome from Liz. Feel free to approach Liz with any questions you might have. Liz and Krystal work together in scheduling for both Dr. Rudman and hygiene.
Krystal has been part of our team for more than 3 years. Previously a patient, Krystal was hired directly from the dental chair. She has been working in the office for 3 years as both an office and dental assistant. She currently attends the Community College of Rhode Island working hard toward her associate’s degree in dental hygiene. Krystal and Liz work together in scheduling for both Dr. Rudman and hygiene. If you have any questions or problems do not hesitate to ask her. “I love working with Dr. Rudman and the rest of the staff. They are like a second family to me.”
Sue has been Dr. Rudman’s certified dental assistant for the past five years. Sue takes tremendous pride in being able to put patients at ease when they visit us for dental treatment. Sue comes to work everyday excited about the services and enhanced care we provide at our office. Sue is currently enrolled at the Community College of Rhode Island working toward her associate’s degree in dental hygiene. Sue hopes to enter hygiene school in the Fall of 2011. “Working in this office has given me the opportunity to love my job and provide assistance to the people who are in need of dental care.”
Kim is a Registered Dental Hygienist who has been with Dr. Rudman for 13 years. Kim graduated from CCRI in 1997. Kim has the distinction of being Dr. Rudman’s most senior employee. Kim has known her patients so long that some are like family. Her favorite part of hygiene is helping her patients achieve optimum oral health. “The best part about this job is the relationships I have had the pleasure to make with our wonderful patients.”
Sam is a Registered Hygienist who has been with Dr. Rudman for over 7 years. Sam graduated from CCRI in 1996. Sam prides herself on being very particular and very gentle. As a hygienist, she enjoys helping to create and maintain beautiful, healthy smiles. Sam also enjoys helping all her patients maintain optimum oral health by keeping abreast of the latest technology and advances in the hygiene field. Sam is fluent in Spanish.