All our professionals at Silverman & Associates maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Danielle Piriz, RDH, BS, MPH, CHES
Danielle has been working in the dental field for over 12 years. She started as a receptionist, then became a Dental Assistant for six years, and has spent the past six years practicing as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated from Farmingdale State College where she obtained her license to practice dental hygiene and went on to complete her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. Danielle received her Master’s in Public Health at Hofstra University in 2015. Danielle aims to build lasting relationships with her patients by providing them with a relaxed and pain-free dental experience. After ensuring her patient’s mouths are as healthy as possible, her passions include family, friends, and her two cocker spaniels - Kookie and Lola. She enjoys cooking and is an avid soccer fan.
Danielle is a member of the following:
- American Dental Hygienists Association
- New York State Oral Health Coalition
- Administration of Local Infiltration Anesthesia
- Administration of Nitrous Oxide Anesthesia
Monique Spinelli, RDH
Monique Spinelli has 27 years of Dental Hygiene experience. She graduated from Farmingdale State College in 1990 with an Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. She has taken many continuing education courses for general health issues such as osteoporosis, HIV and Hepatitis C infection, caring for medically and physically compromised patients, sleep apnea, Invisalign, and periodontal cases. Additionally, Monique has 23 years of experience specializing in periodontal scaling. Her goal is to provide comprehensive dental care with a gentle touch. Monique lives in Auburndale with her husband and two daughters and enjoys traveling, baking, and gardening.
Leroy Romain, RDH, BSc
Leroy was born in Trinidad and Tobago. He started his education while living in Canada and was a Dental Assistant for over 15 years. After moving to the New York area he attended the Borough of Manhattan Community College where he received an Associates Degree in 1996. Following that he attended New York University and earned an Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene in 2005. Leroy continued his education at NYU and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 2007. Leroy is also certified to administer local infiltration anesthesia and nitrous analgesia. He is continually attending special education courses, especially on HIV and infection control. Leroy enjoys cooking, baking, and cricket.
Christina Lutter-Naslonski, RDH
Christina has been working in the dental field for the past 21 years. She started as a dental assistant, then worked in the dental insurance industry, and currently has been a Dental Hygienist for the past 9 years. Christina graduated from NYU College of Dentistry in May 2006 and has been loving treating her patients. She stays current by attending various continuing education courses each year that keep her well rounded. Christina prides herself in providing her patients with quality oral healthcare. Christina is originally from Long Island and is happily married with 2 wonderful children. When she's not working Christina volunteers much of her time as a cheer coordinator for her town's youth football and cheerleading league in which her daughter participates.