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Dental Hygienist

Originally from Hawaii, Rachel relocated to Pittsburgh to pursue her career in dentistry.
From the beginning Rachel had a passion for patient care and dentistry as both of her
parents are dentists in Maui. She attended the University of Pittsburgh Dental Hygiene
Program where she received her Dental Hygiene Certificate as well as certification
for the administration of local anesthesia. She also earned a Bachelor of
Science Degree from the University of Pittsburgh. Go Panthers!
When she isn’t brushing and flossing her teeth, you can find Rachel at
PNC Park or Heinz Field cheering on her favorite Pittsburgh teams! Rachel is
passionate about promoting oral health in our community and she brings the
“Aloha Spirit” to our office by providing friendly, gentle and individualized care to all of her patients.

Treatment Coordinator
Diana has extensive experience that sets her apart as she thoroughly understands patient care and
treatment coordination.  Diana graduated with dental assisting certification,  at the head of her class. 
She has over 14 years of customer service experience which enables her to better serve the needs
of our patients.  Diana’s expertise working with insurance companies allows her to answer questions
you may have concerning your dental treatment, fees and coverage.  Her pleasant nature will surely
put you at ease as she gives you the individualized attention you deserve.

Rachel J.
Reception & Scheduling
Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Rachel is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown.
Fueled by her genuine interest and concern for others, she has been working in the healthcare field
for 6 years. Recently married, Rachel and her husband enjoy camping, staying active,
and exploring the city’s food scene. She loves meeting new patients and is looking
forward to handling all of your scheduling needs, so call her at our office today.

Dental Assistant
Kimberly has been practicing dentistry for over 14 years.  She graduated from the Median School
of Allied Health Careers and is a wonderful addition to our dental team. Kimberly loves to see
patients happy about their smiles. Her calm and caring personality allows patients to immediately
feel at ease when in her care and ensures a pleasant dental experience. Kimberly spends her time
outside of the office dedicated to her family. She enjoys the outdoors with her two
children and any activities that are kid / family friendly.


Certified Dental Assistant
Leeona is a Certified Dental Assistant and has been practicing in the dental field for over 5 years.
She is a graduate of Westmoreland County Community College where earning her diploma in
Dental Assisting. Leeona has advanced training in CAD/CAM imaging and design of custom porcelain
restorations. She loves to be one step ahead of the doctor during treatment and gets the most satisfaction
in her career from helping  patients transform their smiles. We are excited to have Leeona as part of our
team with her advanced skill set in dental technology. Patients love her cheerful and caring demeanor.
In her leisure time, she enjoys photography, mission work in the Dominican Republic, and
spending time with her wonderful husband and family.

Dental Assistant
Claudia is a trained Dentist who earned her degree at St. Tomas University in Bucaramanga, Colombia.
Claudia is currently living in Pittsburgh to gain experience in an American dental practice.  She is incredibly
energetic and passionate about caring for patients and is constantly motivated by new challenges and
advanced skills.  Her top priority is providing quality assistance to patients to ensure
that they receive the best care possible. She hopes to continue her career as a dentist in the
United States and is a great new addition to our team! Outside the office,
Claudia loves to travel and dance, particularly practicing salsa and bachata.
      Sonrie! (smile)

Clinical Administrative Assistant
Jennifer is a perfect complement to our patient care team.
Jennifer has been exposed to dentistry throughout her life as her Aunt is a practicing dentist in New York.
Dr Hart relies on her for many administrative functions as well as taking excellent care of his patients.
Her genuine desire to help people had led her to a career in dentistry and the healthcare field.
Jennifer loves working in a clinical setting and gets the most satisfaction from caring for her patients.
Her warm and friendly smile and happy nature will certainly brighten your dental visit!



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