Meet Our Dental Team | LLM Dental Associates, P.C.

Meet Our Dental Team

LLM Dental Team

Gabriela N. Lee, DDS

Gabriela N. Lee, DDS, a native New Yorker, received her BA in Biology and Psychology from Barnard College, her MS in Occupational Therapy from Columbia, and her DDS from Columbia University, School of Dental and Oral Surgery. She did her General Practice Residency in Lenox Hill Hospital.

Charlene Dowtin

Charlene began her career as a dental assistant 25 years ago, when she graduated from the Nassau School of Medical and Dental Assisting. For the last 16 years she has teamed up with Dr. LaSota. Her vast knowledge and experience has made her one of the best in the field. Charlene is not only Dr. Eugene LaSota’s right hand but his left hand as well.

Tiara Headen

As our newest member, Tiara is a welcome addition to the staff. As our patient coordinator, she is always ready, willing and able to make your appointment, answer questions about insurance or anything else necessary to make your visit seamless. She is a graduate of Iona College (’08) with a BS in biology.

Caralyn G. Levy

Caralyn earned her degree in dental hygiene from SUNY Farmingdale. She has worked as a dental assistant, a hygienist, a management consultant and for the past 27 years as the office manager for LLM Dental Associates.

Iris Rivera

Iris has been a dental assistant for 16 years and a member of our team for 6 years. She brings enthusiasm, dedication, professionalism and a genuine interest for helping others. Her positive, upbeat attitude, and willingness to go beyond makes sure that each patient has a great experience in comfortable environment.

Jenna M. Smith, RDH

She received her Dental Hygiene degree from the Medical College of Georgia, where she graduated Cum Laude in 1996. Prior to MCG, she obtained a BFA in Dance in 1993 from The Ohio State University.