Marla, our Patient Care Coordinator, is the first person that you’re likely to speak with and meet at our office. A mother of two girls, she is very passionate about making our guests feel the highest level of comfort. As you get to know her, you may find that coming to a dental office is more enjoyable than you imagined. When Marla is not chasing Gabriella and Ava with her husband, she can be found learning new recipes to cook for her family.
Our Office Manager, Isela, grew up in the DC area and started her career in the dental field in 2003. She is a busy mom to her daughter Lian, and a devoted surgical assistant to Dr. Puterman. Always striving for superior service and making your visit a smooth experience, she is here for you and will assist you in any way possible. Her calm demeanor will be sure to put you at ease. When not chasing after her young daughter, she can be found relaxing and watching a funny movie.
As a former Ballroom Dance instructor, Stephanie knows how to make complex steps easy to manage. As our Surgical Assistant, she makes sure that your treatment runs as smoothly as can be. Having only been in the dental field since 2012, Stephanie has adapted quickly, and she strives to continue learning, hoping one day to become a Hygienist. When she isn’t at work, she can be found at home spending quality time with her husband and two dogs, Flirt and Fiona.
One of Dr. Puterman’s surgical assistants, Jocelyn moved to the Washington, DC area 12 years ago from Miami. When outside the office, she can be found listening to her musician husband’s songs and playing with her two dogs, Scotty and Kai.