Hailey is a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) and Registered Dental Assistant (RDA). She finished her dental training at the Hazlet Vocational School. Hailey has been a member of the team for over 7 years now and is an extremely hard worker and has a thirst for knowledge. Hailey offers a special touch in treating patients with disabilities and has experience in treating patients with our Zoom! Whitening services. She also guides patients through their Invisalign straightening process. In her free time, Hailey likes to spend time with her animals and craft.
Jenna is a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) and Registered Dental Assistant (RDA). She has earned her BA from Rowan University and has completed her dental training at the Advantage Career Institute. She has been a member of our team for over 6 years now and works alongside Dr. Gohel. She also works with the dental specialist in the office, Dr. Heering, and helps assist in periodontal surgeries and procedures. Jenna also performs Zoom! Whitening services for patients. Jenna is also our social media coordinator and works closely with our website design team. In her free time, she loves going out with her friends, trying out new restaurants, snowboarding, cooking, and spending time with her cat, Moose.
Betsy has been the office coordinator with this practice for over 25 years. She is a great asset to the practice for many reasons: she is extremely friendly, knowledgeable, and courteous to the patients. Her congenial and funny personality is uplifting in the office. Her knowledge about the dental insurance process is very beneficial for the patients and she can answer any questions you may have regarding financials, protocols, and procedures. Betsy loves to travel in her free time and spend lots of her time outdoors, whether it be gardening or staying active and working out on her bike.
Elyse Lead CDA/RDA/Front Desk
Elyse is a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA), a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) as well as a part of the Front Desk team who will take care of the patients with Dr. Jay Gohel. She has over 20 years of experience as a dental assistant and an extremely hard worker. She also works with the dental specialist in the office, Dr. Heering, and helps assist in periodontal surgeries and procedures. She has a great sense of humor and treats her patients with kindness and puts them at ease. Elyse is also our Invisalign and Zoom! whitening services coordinator. Elyse loves spending time with her family and her dog, Max. Elyse can help patients with any insurance or payment questions and is very knowledgeable on office management in her years of practice.
Colleen brings over 20 years of dedication, experience, and training in dental and periodontal office management and patient services. Colleen’s experience and understanding of dental and periodontal procedures, as well as finance and insurance, have proven to be a great benefit to each patient and a valuable asset to the practice. She also works with the dental specialist, Dr. Heering in our Middletown office and helps patients schedule appointments and review future periodontal treatments. Colleen loves to spend time with her husband and grandchildren, and likes to go out, shop, and try new restaurants.
Maria is a registered hygienist with over 20 years of experience. She completed her Dental Hygiene degree from Middlesex County College and has been a member of our practice for 4 years now. She also has a certificate in local anesthesia and nitrous oxide for maximum patient comfort. In Maria’s free time, she enjoys reading and going to the beach.
Kayla graduated from Eastern International College in 2021 with an Associates of Applied Sciences in Dental Hygiene. She is licensed in local anesthesia and CPR certified. She has been in the dental field for six years and is always looking to expand her knowledge and grow in her career. In her spare time you can find her at the beach, spending time with her friends and family, or snuggling with her dog, Dazey.
Jennifer is a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) with over 20 years of experience. She graduated from Middlesex County College and is a dedicated and experienced clinician in our office. She has many years of experience working in periodontics and performs very thorough and meticulous work to improve gum and oral health. Jen brings a positive energy and drive into the office, which makes her a great asset and addition to our practice.