All our professionals at WESTPORT DENTAL PC maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry. The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's raining, professional credentials and work experience.
Dr. Sathvik Begur Seshadri DMD, MDS
Dentist in the Westport, MA areaWestport Dental PC
Dr. Sathvik Seshadri is a young and enthusiastic Dentist practicing state of the art dentistry in the state of Massachusetts. Dr.Seshadri graduated from Boston University and received a degree of Doctor of Dental medicine. Prior to studying at Boston University, Dr.Seshadri received his bachelor in Dental surgery Degree and Subsequently a masters degree in Speciality Of Orthodontics from India. He Specializes in a vast array of procedures in Cosmetic Dentistry, as well as keeps himself up to date with the latest technology and developments in the field of dentistry. To further Enhance his skills and knowledge he received training to be a certified provider in Invisalign, Nitrous oxide - Sedation Dentistry to name a few. He is an active member of the American Dental Association , The Massachusetts Dental Society and Southeastern Dental Society.
Dr. Shikha Chopra DDS
Dentist in the Westport, MA areaWestport Dental PC
Dr. Shikha Chopra Graduated from the Boston University School of Dental Medicine and received a degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine Cum Laude. Prior to studying at Boston University Dr.Chopra received her bachelor in Dental surgery degree From India. Dr. Shikha Chopra is extremely passionate about dentistry and is a constant learner and, attending many continuing education courses in various conferences and seminars. She has received further training in nitrous oxide administration and is a certified provider for - Invisalign, Rotary Endodontics and Mini Implants. She is an active member of the American Dental Association , The Massachusetts Dental Society and Southeastern Dental Society.
Dr. Paola Buckley
Westport Dental PC
Dr. Paola Buckley received her DDS from El Bosque University in Bogotá, Colombia in 2000. She practiced as a general dentist in her native Bogota while serving as a Teaching Associate and Researcher in Periodontal Microbiology for her school’s department of Oral Microbiology. Her love for periodontal research brought her to the United States to pursue a research opportunity at the prestigious Forsyth Institute in Boston, MA and later earning her Doctor of Science Degree in Oral Biology at the Boston University, Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2008. During her postdoctoral years she published several articles about periodontal disease biology.
But it was her love for patient care and education which motivated her to incorporate her knowledge of the periodontology basic sciences into a fulfilling clinical practice. She dedicated herself into pursuing additional training and completed a two year specialty program in Clinical Periodontology and Implantology at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine and a DMD program designed for international trained dentists at the same University.
Currently, Dr. Buckley is a Clinical Assistant Professor for the Predoctoral Periodontology Department atBoston University Henry M Goldman School of Dental Medicine where she supervises and instructs students in all aspects of periodontal disease and treatment. Dr. Buckley is very passionate about periodontology and dental implantology and is always current on the latest techniques and treatment services. She attends multiple professional meetings throughout the year and is an active member of the American Academy of Periodontology ,American Dental Association , Massachusetts Dental Society and the Hispanic Dental Association . She is committed to providing excellent dental care to all patients.
During her free time, Dr. Buckley enjoys spending time with her family and pets in their home in Natick and their beautiful beach house in Wells, Maine.
FRONT OFFICE STAFF
ASHLEY OLIVEIRA - OFFICE MANAGER
Ashley is our friendly Office Manager! If you have any questions about insurance or billing she is the person to go to! On her spare time, Ashley enjoys singing karaoke, and spending time with her large Portuguese family!
CHELSEA SMEATON - FRONT OFFICE PATIENT COORDINATOR
Chelsea is one of the smiling faces you will see when you enter our office! She has prior Experience in the dental profession. In her spare time, Chelsea enjoys spending time with her son and family. She is also a licensed hairdresser and enjoys doing hair in her spare time.
Mindy has been in the dental profession for over 10 years. She is a Board certified in Dental Hygiene and administering Dental anesthesia. Mindy is dedicated to educating our patients about healthy oral care and her gentle care and touch is always appreciated by our patients. Mindy enjoys cooking Portuguese food and is a sports enthusiast and is always seen at the gym early in the morning.
Lauren has been in the dental profession for over 5 years. She is a Board certified in Dental Hygiene and administering Dental anesthesia. Lauren's main goal is working with our patients to educate them about their oral hygiene and maintaining healthy oral are. In her spare time, she enjoys decorating her new home, barbecuing and tending to her beautiful flower gardens.
Krystle has been a dental assistant for over 10 years. Even the most anxious of patients find comfort with her sweet, caring personality and knowledge of dentistry. When not working she enjoys spending time with her family, taking her children to the park or the local ice cream parlor.
Marissa is one of the youngest members of our Westport Dental family. Marissa is a graduate of the New Bedford Vocational Technical high School. A Breath of Fresh air is what our patients describe her as. Marissa enjoys spending time with her family and her Dog Trixie and also is a regular at the nail salon. Manicure Anyone?