Meet The Staff
Serving Cheektowaga with experienced, patient-centered care
Our staff is highly skilled, uniquely trained and strives to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient! Our staff consists of team members with specialized training and multiple certifications, and each one of our team members has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We aim to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advancements by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.
To experience the difference that only a well-trained, professional and courteous staff can deliver, schedule your appointment with Schwanekamp Dentistry today!
Caitlin Durham, Front Desk Receptionist
Carol Bierl, Front Desk Receptionist
Beverly Kupinski, Registered Dental Hygienist
Beverly handles our practice management and patient relations. She will assist Dr. Schwanekamp with your New Patient Experience and help with your treatment plan choices, insurance submissions, financial arrangements and scheduling. Beverly received her Certificate in Dental Assisting from Three Rivers Community College in Poplar Bluff, Missouri in 1974, and her degree in dental hygiene from ECC in 1987. She has been a member of Dr. Schwanekamp’s team for over 30 years. Beverly and her husband, Jack, live in Orchard Park. They have two adult daughters.
Virginia Lelli, Registered Dental Hygienist
Kelly Newlove, Registered Dental Hygienist
Kelly received her degree in Dental Hygiene from Erie Community College in 2005, where she also received an award for Excellence in Patient Management. Prior to Dental Hygiene, Kelly worked as a Dental Assistant and front desk receptionist for ten years. She then decided to pursue a career in dental hygiene due to her great passion for the treatment and prevention of disease. Kelly is a proud mom to her son Austin, and her two dogs Chloe and Lana.
Ashley, Registered Dental Hygienist
Receiving a bachelor’s degree in education from Niagara University prior to her degree in dental hygiene from ECC in 2018, she is eager and well-equipped with the skills and resources needed to assist in achieving and exceeding not only your goals as they pertain to oral health, but also the overall well-being of your mind, body, and soul. In her spare time, Ashley enjoys spending time with loved ones, kayaking, and crocheting.
Lisa Brickner, Dental Assistant
Lisa is a dental assistant who has been working with Dr. Nora for eight years. She is a brilliant beautiful soul. She is a meticulous multitasker which explains why she is also a bartender, phlebotomist, and cosmetologist. She is driven and empathetic. One of her many superpowers is making our precious patients feel relaxed and comfortable while still keeping the doctors on task. She is a single mom to her 19-year-old son. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and working out.
Steven Brendlinger, Dental Assistant
Steven most recently joined the Schwanekamp team as Dr. Dave’s assistant. After receiving his bachelor’s degree from The University at Buffalo, Steven wanted to indulge in experiencing the dental field as he is hopeful of attending dental school in the near future. He would like to carry out the ideals and holistic experience of Schwanekamp Dentistry in his own practice one day. Steven enjoys traveling the world and spending time with his friends and family. He hopes to eventually have traveled to all 50 states and currently has visited 13.
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