Meet Our Friendly Staff

Karen

Dental Hygienist

Karen has been a dental hygienist at Wayne Dental Care for 12 years. Karen has three older daughters, whom she adores, and tries to spend as much time as possible with them before they fly the coop. Her hobbies include working on her 100-year-old home, reading, rescuing pets, traveling, and enjoying excellent food and wine with her friends and loved ones.

Lauralee

Clinical Manager

Lauralee has been indispensable to Dr. Handel for 11 years! After acting as his dental assistant for some time, she found herself in the role of clinical manager. She is a huge asset to the practice in this capacity, as her outstanding work ethic and boundless energy help the office run like a well-oiled machine. When she is not keeping the office organized, Lauralee enjoys spending time with her husband and their two-year-old daughter and six-month-old son.

Ann

Dental Assistant

Ann brings over 36 years of dental experience to Wayne Dental. She is a licensed Expanded Function Dental Assistant and has taken many courses at the Las Vegas Institute (LVI) for cosmetic and posterior dentistry. Ann is married with two grown children and recently became a “Marmee.” When she is not treating patients, Ann loves entertaining friends and family and gardening.

Kristin - Wayne Dental Team Member

Kristin

Insurance Coordinator

Kristin is relatively new to Pennsylvania, as she moved from Virginia Beach in 2015. She is very talented at dealing with different insurance agency and plans and actually enjoys the challenges they present. In her free time she likes venturing outdoors, playing with her daughter, and working out.

Alicia

Office Administrator

Alicia has been a dental and financial specialist for nearly four years. She enjoys working with patients and helping them fully understand their benefits. Her free time is often spent chasing around her crazy boys, Carl and Joey. When Alicia is not at the office you can find her laying on the beach or at the pool enjoying the sun with her family!

Dorene

Dental Hygienist

Dorene has been a dental hygienist for 27 years. She received her education at OIT in Oregon and only recently left the Pacific Northwest for Pennsylvania. She has two children, Kayla and Matthew, loves being outdoors, and is passionate about music.

Melanie

Dental Hygienist

Melanie graduated from the dental hygiene program at Montgomery County Community College. She loves her work and helping patients to learn the best practices in oral hygiene. She is also passionate about cosmetic dentistry, as her first-hand experience has taught her how life-changing a confident smile can be. In her free time she enjoys running and is also busy planning her wedding.

Kristen

Dental Assistant

Kristen has been in the dental field for seven years. About a year ago she decided she wanted to further her education to become an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant and has since received her degree from Harcum College. There is nothing more she loves than seeing others smiling and feeling proud to flash their smiles. In Kristen’s spare time she loves listening to music, as well as doing arts and crafts!

Call our friendly staff to discuss your dental needs today! (610) 293-1227

A beautiful smile can make you look years younger and feel much better! Your friends and family will say “You Look Great!” when they notice the change in your smile. We look forward to seeing you soon at our office.