Dentist in Worcester, MA
The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
James V. Gagne, D.M.D., P.C.
Dr. Gagne graduated from Tufts Dental School in 1980. After graduating Dental School he spent time in public health service working out of Governor's Island, NY. Once finished in NY, Dr. Gagne moved to Worcester and has practiced for over 30 years. Dr. Gagne loves the variety of General Practice Dentistry with a focus on Cosmetic and Aesthetics. Dr. Gagne is a member of the Spear Faculty Club as well as a certified Cerec Doctor. In Dr.'s free time he enjoys traveling around New England finding the latest and greatest cuisine.
Dr. Gentyala earned his undergraduate degree at University of Massachusetts - Amherst. Where he graduated with BS in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology with Departmental Honors and also with a minor in Psychology and Chemistry.
After Umass, Dr. Gentyala then earned his Doctorate at Boston University School of Dental Medicine. He has attended many continuing education courses in placing and restoring Implants, prosthodontics, cerec training and endodontics to gain exposure and master all branches of dentistry.
Terri is one of Dr. Gagne's Hygienists. Terri received her degree in Dental Hygiene from Forsyth Dental Hygiene School in Boston along with an Associate in Science Degree from Northeastern University in 1984. Terri began working for Dr. Gagne in 1990 and has had the privledge of treating generations of families. Terri is commited to providing a professioanl and friendly environment for patients. Terri enjoys spending time on the lake she lives on with her husband and her “neighbor” dog Shamus.
Holli is one of Dr Gagne's Hygienists. Holli received her degree in Dental Hygiene & Associate in Science Degree from the University of Vermont in 2003 where she was awarded top clinician for her graduating class. Holli was born in West Brookfield, Ma but also experienced life in Bolton Valley & Burlington, Vermont as well as Tampa & Naples, Florida. Holli came to our office in October 2011 and has spent her time focusing on a comfortable spa like dental experience; using both aromatherapy & music to make appointments more enjoyable and relaxing for patients. The commitment to provide an environment free of judgment and increase dental education is a priority to Holli. In Holli's free time she buys and sells antiques and vintage items on eBay/Etsy.
Bree is Dr. Gentyala's Assitant. Bree has been with our practice since September 2011 and has been a dental assistant in the Worcester area for 15 years. Even though Bree is part time with our office, she makes the most out of the days she is here making sure her patients are comfortable.
In Bree's free time, she enjoys camping with her husband and her two children Anthony & Lucas.
Pam is our office manager and has been with us for over 8 years. She has been in dentistry for 16 years, working previously in Albany, NY and Erie, PA. She has a degree from St. Joseph’s College, and has continued to upgrade her skills and knowledge through numerous seminars and classes.
Her positive attitude and enthusiasm help her to build relationships with patients. As an insurance and billing specialist, she can assist you by explaining your dental insurance and financial options. She is eager to answer all questions, plan for appointments, help resolve concerns and make your visits positive. Pam strives to build trust with all patients and is committed to working with each family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience during every visit to our practice.
In her free time, Pam enjoys spending time with family, especially her five grandchildren.
Sayuri is Dr. Gagne's Appointment Coordinator. Sayuri has been with us since February 2014. Sayuri was always interested in working in the healthcare industry and decided to go into the dental field since graduating from QCC in 2009. As an Appointment Coordinator Sayuri oversees patient flow, scheduling and acts as a liaison for patients if clarification on treatment is needed due to an extensive dental assisting background.