Dr. Stephan has been engaged in dentistry since leaving the Army in the 1980’s and graduating from Tufts Dental School. He grew up in New York. He was a member of the army reserves in a field unit for 24 years and maintains close ties with his fellow reservists. He is a member of the American Dental Society, Massachusetts Dental Society and attends the Parkway Dental Study Club. He enjoys attending Dental Conventions in other states to increase his knowledge from lecturers who never come to Massachusetts. He enjoys hi tech equipment that increases the comfort and quality of treatment to his patients.
He shares the practice with his wife Dr. Joyce Ginsberg who works part time in the practice. They went to college, dental school and were fellow active reservists together. He spends most of his time with his dental family and the rest with his wife, their two children and grandchildren.
He loves Sports, cars , travel , Cape Cod and their dog, cat and turtle.
Dr. Joyce received a dental degree fromTufts Univ School of Dental Medicine in 1976. She served on active duty in the US Army and then continued as a Major in the Army Reserves for 10 additional years. Memberships include the American Dental Association, Parkway Dental Study Club, Massachusetts Dental Society, and was a Yankee Dental volunteer along with Dr. Stephan.
Lisa, Registered Dental Hygienist
Lisa has been a licensed hygienist for 21 years. She brings to our office experience in Periodontics, Prosthodontics and General Dentistry. She expresses her love for hygiene every day after having chose it as a career after receiving her BA in Psychology. Her fun and outgoing personality shows through daily and is loved by her patients. She loves fashion and travel and patients are always engaged in telling her about their adventures. Her smile eases the fear of many a phobic patient. She is a mother of two girls and a “dental family” member to patients age 2 to 92.
Nikki, Registered Dental Assistant
Nikki is the newest member of our “dental family”. She brings a wealth of knowledge to our office from 5 years of experience as a dental assistant. Patients have taken to her as if she has been here years. she is local and patients feel very comfortable and relaxed when first meeting her. She worked in a different profession prior to following her desire to become a dental assistant and many of her former professional associates are happy to see her in her new role. Her warm personality has had a very positive reaction from even the worst dental phobics. She balances her time with husband and son and our “dental family”.
Sarah, Registered Dental Hygienist
Sarah is only at our office part time during the week but we feel very fortunate to have her. She lights up a room and she brings new ideas from her other office. Patients are always smiling when they leave her care. Sports are a passionate for her.
Ursula, Office Manager
Ursula, our office manager is the conductor of our practice. She is friendly, warm, confident organized and extremely knowledgable of dental insurance issues and scheduling. Her hello chases away any fear at the door. You know you are in good hands when you meet her. Her husband is a lucky man!
Debbie, Registered Dental Hygienist
Debbie has been a part time hygienist at our office the longest. She is part time and her patients are very loyal to her and you feel like they truly are her “dental family “members. She is also a part time decorator and patients love to talk to her especially when they are redecorating. She is a big fan of Hockey.
Sue, Registered Dental Assistant
Sue, another townie has been a part of our dental family as a part time assistant for many years. We have watched her twins grow along with our practice. Her and her husband love sports and anything Irish. She is like a breath of fresh spring air when ever she is in a room. You know you are in loving, comforting hands when you are in her care.