Rosamaria Wilde, Practice Manager
Rosamaria is the Practice Manager for both Dental Studios locations in Summit and Westfield, New Jersey. As a Practice Manager, Rosamaria leads the team of dedicated staff and is responsible for the day to day operational management of the practice. She has 30 years of experience in the dental field, 11 years as a Registered Dental Assistant and 19 at the management level. Rosamaria is a member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers (AADOM).
She lives in Cranford with her husband and two boys. In her free time, she enjoys reading, spending time with her family and going to the beach.
Julie Bernknopf, Scheduling Coordinator
Julie is our office manager. She oversees all of our daily operations. Julie keeps our office running smoothly and efficiently by handling office scheduling, billing, insurance details, patient records and correspondence with specialists’ offices regarding patients. Prior to entering the dental field, Julie attended Kean University and FIT. She began work as a fashion merchandiser. Julie has over 15 years experience in dentistry, and has been with Dr. Busby for over 15 years. Her friendly and caring disposition as people enter the office make patients immediately feel comfortable and welcome in our office.
Julie takes pleasure in being familiar with our family of patients, and all those she has come to know well, over the years of seeing them every six months!
Julie lives in Springfield with her husband Tom and two sons. Brandyn is 9 years old and Adrian is 5, providing Julie with no rest, but lots of fun when she gets home from work! She loves to exercise, shop and travel in her spare time.
Jeri Harvey, Insurance Coordinator
Jeri has worked in the dental field since 2004 after graduating from Ramapo College of NJ. She works on building patient care relationships to help those fully understand their oral health care needs. She assists in explaining and reviewing to the patients about treatment, insurance and finances. In her spare time, Jeri loves spending time with her husband, twins and the family dog.
Jeanine Keating, RDH
Jeanine Keating has been practicing dental hygiene in the same location for over 30 years! She is a lifelong New Jersey native, former resident of Rahway and Westfield. Regarding Jeanine’s choice of professions, her decisive moment was when her brother brought home 2” green wax cubes from dental school and she watched in fascination as he carved them into teeth and aligned them in a model jaw. She attended FDU school of dentistry where she graduated magna cum laude with an RDH degree.
Jeanine’s first employer was a periodontist, where she gained great insight into diagnosis, treatment, management, and prevention of gingivitis and periodontal disease. Her experience working in pediatric, geriatric, and cosmetic practices have proved invaluable to her as well.
She feels most fortunate to have found such a rewarding career, and the ever-changing new technology is both challenging and exciting. It has been a privilege for her to work for Dr. Butensky, Dr. Procopio and the excellent staff, and she looks forward to what the future holds for Dental Studios!
When she’s not working, she loves to cook, entertain, garden, and watch the Yankees. She and her husband enjoy their travels to California, Florida, and Norway to visit family and close friends.
Fabiana DiGregorio, RDH
Fabiana DiGregorio has been with Dental Studios since June 2013.
Fabiana graduated from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been in the dental field for 26 years, first working as a dental assistant prior to pursuing her dental hygiene degree. Fabiana grew up in Livingston, New Jersey, and is a graduate of the Livingston High School.
Fabiana loves having the opportunity to interact with her patients and takes pride in being thorough and gentle with her cleanings. Fabiana is dedicated to providing a healthy smile to every one of her patients.
In her spare time, Fabiana loves to play tennis, bake, and spend time with her husband Tom and her chihuahua, Roxy.
Dana DiStefano, RDH
Dana DiStefano earned her Dental Hygiene degree in 1990 at Union County College/UMDNJ prior to earning her degree she worked at Dental Studios Summit, New Jersey location as a dental assistant.
Dana has been a 30+ year member of the team at the Dental Studios of Summit, recently increasing her hours to meet the patient demands of the practice.
Her goals as your dental hygienist are to provide a positive, comfortable dental visit while providing top quality treatment.
She grew up in Berkeley Heights and currently resides in Warren, in her free time Dana enjoys spending time with her two grown children, beach time, travel and watching the Yankees.
Alexiz Zamora, RDH
Alexiz Zamora began her dental career in 2007. She enrolled in Central Career school for dental assisting and shortly afterwards applied to hygiene school. After 2 years of study she graduated from Middlesex County College in 2011. As a dental hygienist, her focus is on providing high quality care to her patients and educating them on how to maintain excellent oral health. She is committed to making their hygiene appointments a comfortable and positive experience Alexiz is a dedicated mom to a two year old boy and enjoys as much family time as possible.
Lisa Ochs, RDH
Lisa was born in Bronx, NY and raised in Rockland County, NY. She graduated from Bergen Community College in their Dental Hygiene Program and has been a Hygienist for 30 years. She has remained dedicated to her work due to her passion for the field.
Lisa has been part of Dental Studios’ team for 10 years. She has never minded the long commute because of the family atmosphere that has been established at Dental Studios.
Additionally, she’s been able to extend this sense of family to her patients while continuing to educate them on healthy dental practices.
Anne M. Gage, CDA/RDA
Anne has been practicing as a dental assistant at this location for 28 years and she says, she has been proud to be a part of the evolution that has created this now state of the art practice, Dental Studios.
Anne was born in Dodge City, Kansas and was raised in Italy by her father who was a professor of Philosophy, and her mother who nurtured six children. She has been a part of the dental field since 1990. Anne completed her studies at the Dental Studies Institute in Fairfield, NJ where she became a Certified Dental Assistant and a Registered Dental Assistant.
Anne is a compassionate and caring professional who continues to further her education by attending dental continuing education courses annually. And she says ALL aspects of her life is guided by the “Golden Rule.”
Crystal Mandall, CDA
Crystal Mandall graduated top of her class from Central Career school having completed an accelerated course for Certified Dental Assisting in 2007. She has been a member of Dental Studios for 6 years and has been in the field for over 10 years. Crystal takes pride in going above and beyond for patients in all areas of their dental care.
Crystal was born and raised in New Jersey and in her spare time she likes to snowboard, enjoys kickboxing, painting and spending time with her 4 nieces and 3 nephews. She is an avid reader and movie buff and also enjoys photography.
Cassy Manganelli, CDA
Cassy has been working in the dental field since 2014. She graduated from the Fortis Institute in 2015 as a certified dental assistant. She enjoys watching movies and taking pictures. Fall is her favorite season. Cassy has two dogs, a Blue nose pit bull and a Labrador/pit bull mix. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter.