Meet the Team
Renata – Front Office Coordinator
My name is Renata and I am the Front Office Coordinator. I’ve been working in the dental field for 15 years. I am a lifetime member of The American Association of Dental Office Managers and in 2012 I received a prestigious Fellowship Award from that Association.
I am proud to be a part of Dr. Maldonado’s great team, who deliver beautiful smiles, quality care, great service, and the newest technology. I am committed to constantly expanding my knowledge to assure our patients get the highest levels of service and professionalism.
I live in Randolph with my husband, three daughters and my dog Bruno. In my free time I love to read, dance and travel with my family to explore the world.
Maryrose – Dental Hygienist
My name is Maryrose and I have been a Dental Hygienist since 2007. I graduated from Bergen Community College and I’m currently studying for my bachelor’s degree at Rutgers-SHRP.
I joined Dr. Maldonado’s Team in 2010 and I was thrilled to become part of such a high quality office that offers the best treatment options to our patients. As a hygienist, I strive to be my patients’ partner in their oral care and this office allows me to do just that.
In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my husband, trying different cuisines, hiking, watching movies, and shoe shopping.
Joann – Dental Hygienist
My name is Joann and I am a graduate of the Bergen Community College Dental Hygiene Program, Class of 1993 where I received my Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene. I have been working in the dental field for over 23 years. I started my career in 1988 as a part time Dental Assistant and found my calling to be a Dental Hygienist.
I joined Dr. Maldonado’s Team in December of 2007, where I have had the opportunity to continue to enhance my Dental Hygiene skills by working with some of the latest advancements in the dental field. I enjoy providing my patients with the care, education and information they need to help them achieve that “winning smile” they desire.
In my free time I enjoy spending time with my Husband, Son & our Wheaten Terrier Alba. I also enjoy bike riding & participate in bike events to support the MS Society.
Lori – Certified Dental Assistant
My name is Lori and I am a certified dental assistant. I received my certification and training from Berdan Institute in Totowa N.J.. I have been in the dental field for over 25 years and have been with Dr. Maldonado as one of the practices dental assistants, and front office helpers since graduating in 1988.
I pride myself on making sure that our patients are greeted with a smile, are completely comfortable, and are well taken care of throughout their dental appointments. I truly enjoy working in Dr. Maldonado’s practice, it’s my second family. I have been fortunate enough to see some of our patients grow up and even have families of their own.
On my days off, I love spending time with my husband Don of 18yrs, and our 3 children, Brianna, Kayla, and Stephen.
Teresa – Registered Dental Assistant
My name is Teresa and I am a registered dental assistant here at Wayne Dental Arts. My career began in 2001 after graduating from Kearny High School and having completed a two year dental assisting course. I went on to earn my dental radiography license, dental assisting certification, and registration as an expanded functions assistant from Dental Studies Institute in Fairfield, NJ. Continuing to expand my knowledge and skills in the dental field is extremely important to me so that I can provide our patients with exceptional care.
I am compassionately attentive and am sure to be a pleasant and informative companion during your dental visits here with us. What I love about being a member of our team is having a common goal to provide the highest standard of care to so many people every day, and knowing that we are all focused in helping to enhance our patient’s lives.
In my free time, I enjoy reading, nature, and laughing as much as possible alongside my husband and our two children.