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Colchester Dentist, Dentist in Colchester, VT

         Transforming Dentistry...One Smile at a Time




Dental Assistants




Mary Gibbo, CDA

Mary graduated from Champlain College with an Associates degree in Science in 1981 and a Certified Dental Assistant's degree thru the college's dental assisting program. She has 35 years of experience in the field of Dentistry as a dental assistant. In December of 2005, Mary joined Colchester Dental Group. In 2015, Mary was elected outstanding Dental Assistant of the year for the state of Vermont! She loves interacting with patients and also is the dental materials coordinator for our office. Mary enjoys hiking, kayaking, camping, playing guitar, and traveling.





Melissa Arel, CDA, EFDA

Melissa Arel graduated from Center for Technology of Essex in 2001 from the Dental Assisting program. She then became a Certified Dental Assistant in 2007, she gained advanced training certification as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant from the Center of Technology in Essex in 2012. Melissa has nearly a decade of experience as a Dental Assistant and loves dentistry. In December 2007, Melissa joined Colchester Dental Group. Her friendly and caring touch will put you at ease in the dental chair. In Melissa's free time she likes to bike, cross country ski, travel, and enjoys the outdoors.