Meet Our Team

Administrative Team

Laurie and Wendy will guide you through your dental experience and make you feel right at home! They are highly skilled at assisting patients with all of your needs including; treatment planning, financial considerations and concerns, insurance processing, scheduling, and will accommodate your schedule to make sure your treatment and appointments are completed as efficiently as possible.

 

PV Dental Associates  Laurie Burton

 

For seven years Laurie has worked with our office taking care of our financial and treatment plan scheduling. Laurie is committed to giving our patients the highest level of service. When she is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her four children and five grandchildren. Her interests include cooking, her pets and gardening.

 

PV Dental Associates  Wendy Vucenovic

 

We are thrilled to have Wendy on the PVDA Associates Team. She brings with her more than twenty years of experience in the dental field. Wendy graduated from Berdan Institute and holds an active RDA license. Wendy is committed to being part of a team where health, wellness, and superior dental care are the primary focus. She finds great fulfillment and happiness in seeing patient’s lives transformed by dentistry. Wendy resides in Pompton Plains and is very active in the community. She and her husband Elvis have three children. On weekends and evenings, Wendy likes to cook, exercise, and spend time with her family at sporting activities.

 

PV Dental Associates  Laurie I.

 

The most rewarding part of Laurie's job is contributing to ensure the best possible experience for Pequannock Valley Dental Associates patients, from the time they walk in to when they leave. She loves being a part of putting a smile on someone's face.

Laurie enjoys spending time with her family and she also loves to read, exercise and cook.

 

 

Hygiene Team

Our gentle, precise, highly skilled and educated hygiene team will put your mind at ease at PVDA. Together, they promote oral health, overall wellness and comfort to every patient. Our patients know they are always receiving superior care when they see Allison, Bohdana and Debbie.

 

PV Dental Associates  Allison Noorani

 

Allison has been practicing dental hygiene for 28 years and has been with the PVDA Team for 7 years. She graduated from Bergen Community College with her associate's degree in Applied Science, Dental Hygiene. She received her bachelor’s degree in Allied Health from Montclair University and completed the Registered Dental Hygiene Mastership Program in Periodontal Therapy from JP Institute in California. Allison is very dedicated to her patients and their health care needs. She strives to make their visit to our office a very positive experience. She enjoys spending time with family and friend and her interests include the outdoors, archery, and horseback riding.

 

PV Dental Associates  Bohdanna Zhownirovych

 

Bohdanna graduated from college of music in the Ukraine with a BA in piano studies. After immigrating to the USA, she achieved her Registered Hygiene degree at Manor College in Pennsylvania. She then received her bachelor’s degree in science from Penn State University. Bohdanna joined Dr. Marino’s team four years ago. She is passionate about her work and the patient’s health.  In her spare time she likes to play piano and spend time with her two beautiful children and dog.

 

 

Assistant Team

Our assistants will ensure you have a fantastic dental visit, easing your mind and all your concerns. They are highly trained and educated in providing each patient with the care and comfort they need during your appointment.

 

PV Dental Associates  Linda Lacherza

 

Linda has been with us for 7 years as one of our dental and administrative assistants.  As our recare and clinical coordinator, her main focus is to ensure our patients maintain their dental health. Linda enjoys being a member of a team where our main goal to provide the highest standard of care to all patients. She is married to her husband Jim, and has two children Danielle and Nicole. In her spare time, Linda enjoys spending time in her home in Florida and working on needlepoint projects.

 

PV Dental Associates  Cara

 

Cara graduated from Berdan in 2010 for dental assisting. She has worked in both general dentistry and orthodontic offices.

Cara cares greatly about the patients and always wants to make sure that they are as comfortable as possible during their dental visits. In her spare time she enjoys traveling and embarking on new adventures with her fiance.

 

 

PV Dental Associates  Alyssa

 

Information about Alyssa is Coming Soon!