Commitment to Excellence
Meet the Staff
Karen has been assisting Dr. Petinge with dental procedures since 1994. She received her Dental assisting degree from Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry. Karen’s favorite part of the job is the opportunity to interact with her patients at the dental office.
She a lifelong resident of Saugus and enjoys walking Breakheart Reservation or relaxing with a good book at Nahant Beach. Karen and her husband, Harry have three daughters with beautiful smiles.
Karla, RDH received her Associates of Dental Science degree in Dental Hygiene at Middlesex Community College. Karla’s philosophy is to treat all her patients as she would treat her family and friends. She considers the comfort and well-being of her patients while focusing on patient education and preventative dental therapy. Karla’s fulfillment is seeing the improvement in the oral health of her patients.
In her spare time Karla enjoys singing in the choir, outdoor camping, going to the beach, traveling and spending time with her friends and family. Karla is fluent in Spanish and she looks forward to meeting you. Adios!
Krissy, RDH, graduated with an Associates in Dental Science from Middlesex Community College. With over 5 years of experience working as a dental assistant in the past, she has an in-depth knowledge on a variety of dental procedures and is able to discuss and explain potential treatments with patients. Krissy believes that educating about oral health and performing a prophylaxis are only part of the job, a pleasant and comfortable experience are what keep the patients coming back.
Outside the office Krissy loves spending time and going on walks with her dog, Luke. She has a passion for traveling, especially to visit her family in the Azores, Portugal. She looks forward to making your smile brighter!
Rosa began her dental career over 26 years ago, as a registered dental assistant. Her current role is that of front office manager.
She is a graduate a of Northeast Vocational School. Rosa enjoys helping and interacting with patients. She is a lifelong resident Of Saugus. Rosa loves to travel, dine out and spend time outdoors. She values quality time with her husband Anthony and their two children.