Meet Our Staff


Dental Assistant

After graduating from the BOCES dental assisting program, Ginette began working with Dr. Shvartsman, and she has remained so for over fifteen years. She has helped make LI Center for Healthier Dentistry what it is today. Ginette is gentle, caring, and compassionate. Additionally, she speaks fluent Spanish and is always on hand for translation.


Dental Hygienist

Tammy grew up in Saint James, New York, and has been a dental hygienist for over twenty-five years. Her healing art comes straight from the heart, and her passion for helping our patients in new and innovative ways is exemplary. Tammy has improved the care of many of our patients by bringing Essential Oil Aromatherapy and Myofunctional Therapy to our practice. She is also the brainchild of our comfort menu. Tammy’s exceptional diagnostic and clinical skills, as well as her focus on a patient’s comfort and their long-term health, have made her an invaluable member of our team.


Financial Coordinator

At LI Center for Healthier Dentistry, Kristen, a former Spanish teacher, has found a new way to channel her natural gift for helping people. Kristen ensures that patients can comfortably afford the dentistry they need, and she makes sure their treatment is completed in a timely manner in order to prevent dental problems from worsening.

Kristen has over ten years of dental front desk experience, and she is an expert in maximizing patient’s dental insurance and arranging affordable long-term payment plans. Her collegiate Spanish studies make her an invaluable asset to our Spanish-speaking patients. Kristen is very personable, loves to help people, and has an extremely positive attitude.


Dental Hygienist

Jaquelynne is a natural healer whose treatment comes from the heart, and she is enthusiastic about helping her patients achieve complete gum health. Jackie is gentle, thorough, and caring: a perfect fit for our practice!


Dental Assistant

Jennifer is a kind-hearted and talented dental assistant who truly cares about her patients, making her a valuable member of our team. Her expanded skills as a scheduling coordinator means our patients get to see her warm smile even more often!


Public Relations / Scheduling Coordinator

Sherri, a retired high school teacher, began with LI Center for Healthier Dentistry as a scheduling coordinator. Her social personality, enthusiastic smile, and artistic side made her a natural choice for our public relations liaison. Sherri helps spread the word about our practice, enabling us to help more people achieve a healthy mouth and keep their teeth for a lifetime.


Office Manager

Diane is a former elementary school teacher who brings professionalism, patience, and caring to our practice. Her organization skills are a valuable asset to our busy and growing holistic practice. She is a true people person, a great leader, and a positive inspiration for our staff.



Magdalena is a master ceramist whose passion goes beyond a dental lab. Her training as a ceramist has given Magdalena a unique skillset that adds increased service to our patients. Magdalena manages dual roles in our office, as a dental assistant and a CEREC specialist: what we like to call a Cerecologist. Her warm smile and caring heart are a perfect match for our practice.

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