Kathy Angus - Dental Assistant, Dental Equipment Technician, Inventory & Supply Manager

Kathy has been a dental assistant since 1980 when she graduated from Central Jersey Dental Assisting School. She became certified as a registered dental assistant in 1981 and also received her xray license. Kathy has a sensitive, caring chairside manner that our patients appreciate and a sense of humor that people have grown to love over her 20 years working in this practice.

Kathy is a very active committee member of the Eatontown Boy Scouts where she has organized several events for the past 18 years. She is married with two grown boys and currently lives in Eatontown.

When she isn’t working with patients, Kathy enjoys spending time with her family and her pets. She also likes cooking and baking, painting and crafts, crabbing in the summer and cruising around on her Harley (well, not really a Harley - but a motorcycle nonetheless).


Linda Bauchner – Dental Receptionist, Patient Financial Coordinator, Concierge and Vice President

At every visit, Linda’s smiling face will greet you when you arrive. Since 1995, she has worked in dentistry, and she finds the career immensely rewarding because she loves helping people. Working in dentistry allows her the opportunity to promote optimal health, wellness, and self-confidence – life-changing and life-enhancing qualities.

As the Financial Coordinator, Linda is an expert in maximizing your dental insurance plan benefits. She will make every effort to help make your dental treatment affordable and within your budget. Linda has many financing options available and will find the right one that works for you.

Linda is married and lives in Red Bank with her husband and two dogs. In her free time she enjoys reading, bowling, long romantic walks, skating and dancing. What a life!


Patricia Metzger – Registered Dental Hygienist

Tricia earned her degree in dental hygiene from Middlesex Community College. She enjoys educating patients on how to prevent dental disease so that they can enjoy a strong, healthy smile throughout life. As your hygienist, Tricia will encourage you to actively work toward optimal oral health, and she always gives praise when praise is due!

Tricia has been working here for over 20 years and she is also an active member in the NJ Dental Hygiene Study Club.

Tricia is married and has a grown son and daughter. When she's is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, especially spending summers relaxing at the beach in Manasquan.



Jo Ann Scollo – Registered Dental Hygienist

Jo Ann is a dental hygienist with over 30 years experience and we have been fortunate to have her as part of our team since 2011. She is kind and caring and makes patients feel very comfortable while having their dental work done.

Jo Ann is married and has three sons. She enjoys spending time with her family, digital photography, Italian cooking, sewing and upholstering. She makes variety of home furnishings and creative tote bags (for sale) and stays active with kick boxing! Who would have known?

And don't be surprised if you see her someday on stage singing some of your favorite songs - karaoke style!


Laura Read – Registered Dental Hygienist

Laura - there are just no words to describe. . . (yet)







Debbie Peterson – Warrior Princess of Health and Dental Financial Manager

Debbie earned her Bachelor's degree in Psychology and her Master's degree in Creative Writing and then went back to school to study nutrition at the Institute of Integrative Nutrition in New York. Debbie enjoys a career as a health and nutrition counselor, educating people on how to live a strong, healthy, long life.

At Little Silver Dental Care, she takes on the role of financial manager in addition to her many other jobs as full time mom, co-Founder of the Jersey Shore Free School, etc.

Debbie spends her free time. . .uh, well, there really isn't any. . . but when there is she likes to play tennis, read, excercise, knit and spend quality time with her family.

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