(860) 633-3671
416 New London Turnpike
Glastonbury, CT 06033

Meet the Hygienists

April, Dental Hygienist

April was born and raised in Connecticut; she currently resides in Newington with her husband and two sons. She is passionate about nutrition and keeping a healthy and happy household. April is proud to continue her support with the Alzheimer’s Foundation and the Down Syndrome Association. On her off time, she enjoys being involved with her children’s school and sports, going to the beach, camping, hiking, and gardening.

Graduating Tunxis Community College in 2004 with an Associate’s in Dental Hygiene, she joined GDA and Dr. Jon Susat’s team in 2007. Dr. Jon Susat and April are committed to treating their patients with the highest standard of care. She takes great pride in educating her patients in oral care, including whole body health. Being a dental hygienist allows April to partner with patients in helping them to achieve optimal oral health, as well as creating a rapport and genuinely caring for the clients and families that she has the privilege of serving. She continues to further her knowledge through yearly CE courses in order to provide patients with the utmost care.

Carol, Dental Hygienist

Carol, a resident of East Windsor, joined the Glastonbury Dental Associates practice in 1999. She has earned Associate’s Degrees in Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene. Carol, who prides herself in being thorough yet gentle, enjoys the relationships she develops with her patients. She also likes traveling and spending time with her family and friends.

Faith, Dental Hygienist

Faith grew up in Colchester, CT and currently resides in Waterford, CT. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of New Haven in 2010 and began working at Glastonbury Dental Associates in January of 2011.

Her goals as a hygienist at GDA are focused on oral hygiene treatment and preventive management, providing dental care, and promoting a healthy lifestyle to all her patients. She is proud to be a part of such a wonderful group of people who truly care about their patients and their needs.

When she’s not working, she enjoys spending time with friends and family and traveling. Faith loves warm weather, watching the Green Bay Packers, and teeth, of course.

Lauren, Dental Hygienist

Lauren received her dental hygiene license in 2006 from the Forsyth Dental Hygiene program at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Services in Boston, MA. While obtaining her bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene, Lauren worked in multiple diverse practices in the Boston area. She has experience in pediatrics and her senior year course study was in clinical education, where she worked with hygiene students as a mentor and teacher in the clinical setting. She moved to Connecticut in December of 2007 to join the team at Glastonbury Dental Associates.

In her daily practice at GDA, Lauren enjoys the relationships that she has built with her patients. She is very interested in their lives and plays an important role in their oral care by providing treatment and education in a gentle and professional manner.

Lauren currently lives in West Hartford with her husband, and in her free time, she enjoys cooking, reading, yoga, and traveling.

Mary, Dental Hygienist

I am Mary Petronio. I am a Registered Dental Hygienist and a member of my professional organization, the American Dental Hygienist Association. I graduated from Tunxis Community College School of Dental Hygiene in 1992. I have been at Glastonbury Dental Associates for 20 years. During my time with GDA, I have enjoyed the advancement in technology in our dental practice. I take advantage of continuing education courses that are offered through my professional organization. I am married and have two children. My family and I live in Newington. I support my kids’ school and sports activities by volunteering whenever I can.

Krista, Dental Hygienist

Krista received her Bachelor's Degree of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Bridgeport in 2011. She joined the GDA team in May 2016.

Her goals at GDA are to build lifelong relationships and trust with her patients. She is very dedicated to helping her patients achieve an overall healthy lifestyle. She loves attending continuing education courses to stay up to date on the latest information and technology.  She is excited to be part of such a wonderful team that truly cares about their patients.

Outside of the office you will always find her outside hiking, walking, paddle boarding, or lying on the beach. She loves to travel & spend time with her family.

Lauren, Dental Hygienist

Lauren is the newest member to the Glastonbury Dental Associate's team.

She graduated from the University of New Haven with a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2010. From Connecticut to North Carolina, Lauren has practiced in diverse dental offices and is excited to be a part of an exceptional team here at GDA.

Lauren enjoys developing strong rapport with her patients and takes pride in making each individual feel comfortable at every visit. She strives to promote and maintain optimal oral health by focusing on specific needs and goals. She loves learning about new technology and advancements in the dental field whether it is from Dr. Matt, her peers, or taking continuing education courses.

In her free time, Lauren enjoys working out, spending time with her niece and cooking with her soon to be husband. She is a twin, an avid sports fan and an animal lover, especially to her cat, Dunkin.

416 New London Turnpike, Glastonbury, CT 06033 USA
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