800 Post Road
Darien, CT 06820

Meet Darien, CT Dentist Office Staff

Cheryl Rivera, Office Manager

cherylPersonal Bio
Cheryl has worn many hats during her near 30 years in the dental industry. Her experience has given her wonderful credibility with our patients and our dental team.

Personal Philosophy
“I want to make every patient feel welcome and enjoy a pleasant visit to our office by answering their questions and looking after their needs from start to finish.”
“I am personally motivated by a passion for dentistry and improving the oral health of others. I am enthusiastically committed to delivering quality care and achieving superior patient outcomes as a member of the professional, ethical and progressive Dental Arts of Darien.”

Certifications

  • Connecticut Board of Dental Examiners Radiology Certification (RHS)
  • Dentrix Software Trainer

Professional Association

  • American Dental Assistants Association (ADAA)
  • American Association of Dental Office Managers (AADOM)

Argenis Bravo, Front Desk Coordinator

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Argenis or Jenny, as we call her, has been helping patients with their appointments and all things front desk since September 2014. Jenny she is a certified dental assistant in addition to being our front desk all-star. Jenny’s warmth and kindness and knowledge of insurance has made her a great asset to our team. Jenny enjoys traveling and spending time with family and is looking forward to marrying her best friend summer of 2017.

Personal Philosophy

”History is Philosophy teaching by examples” – Thucydides

Certifications

  • 
Certified Dental Assistant
  • CPR-AED-American Red Cross

Anouchka Tessier, Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)

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Our Hygienist, hailing from the South of France with her smashing personality and gentle demeanor, is skillfully adept in putting patients at ease. She is a graduate of the Fones School of Dental Hygiene and is proficient in multiple languages (French, Portuguese, and Spanish). With over eighteen years of experience practicing in Fairfield County, Anouchka is a skillful diagnostician and clinician in the treatment of Periodontal Disease and Oral Pathology. She faithfully and consistently establishes and maintains the foundation of our patient’s dental health.

Anouchka is married with three dogs and three cats. She lives in Fairfield County where she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Personal Philosophy
“…to be completely concentrated on what you do, This is simplicity. And the beauty of practice is that it can be extended endlessly…”


Michelle Clifford, Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)

MichellePersonal Bio
Michelle is a registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated with honors from Fones School of Dental Hygiene at University of Bridgeport. She is committed to creating a positive and comfortable experience for each patient with her gentle care and upbeat, warm personality. She has experience in both pediatric and general dentistry and loves to treat the whole family!
Michelle enjoys writing and contributes to many of our blogs to share the most current information and treatment options for our patients. Her passion for dentistry comes from each relationship she forms with her patients; partnering with them to establish a healthy mouth and body through prevention and education.

In her spare time, Michelle enjoys fitness and nutrition, traveling, and spending time with her family, friends and dog, Dublin.

Personal Philosophy

“To ensure good health: eat lightly, breathe deeply, live moderately, cultivate cheerfulness and maintain an interest in life.” William Londen

Certifications

  • Registered Dental Hygienist

  • CPR-AED-American Red Cross

Oksana Blashkiv, Head Dental Assistant

OksanaPersonal Bio

Oksana hails from Ukraine. She is a Certified Dental Assistant with 2 years’ experience in General Dentistry and Oral Surgery. Oksana enjoys the dental field for the professional knowledge and the personal relationship building. She is a team player and a hard worker. Oksana is married. On her personal time, Oksana enjoys studying, spending time with husband and friends.

Personal Philosophy

“Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laziness, and no procrastination: never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.”

Certifications

  • 
Certified Dental Assistant
  • CPR-AED-American Red Cross

Joselyne Cornejo, Dental Assistant

joselynePersonal Bio

Joselyn has been working at Dental Arts of Darien since January 2016. She loves working with families and helping to make their smiles brighter. She enjoys the skilled team with which she works and loves her job helping the community. Joselyn is very excited as she will be getting married in June of this year.

Personal Philosophy

“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.”

Certifications

  • Certified Dental Assistant

  • CPR-AED-American Red Cross

Contact

800 Post Road
Darien, CT 06820

dentalartsofdarien.com

New Patients (203) 433-3625

Current Patients (203) 656-8079

Hours

Monday - Wednesday
7:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday
7:00am - 4:00pm
Friday* - Saturday*
7:00am - 2:00pm
*Open every other weekend
**No saturdays in the summer

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