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Meet Our Staff


Daniel L. Rairigh Jr., D.D.S.












Chris

Graduate of West Virginia Northern Community College in 1985. She has been employed with Dr. Zambito since 1986 in the business office.










Kay

Working in the dental field since 1993 and has been a receptionist with Dr. Zambito since 1997.










Mellissa

A graduate of West Liberty State College Dental Hygiene program in May 1998. She received the Colgate Star Achievement Award, and also was one of three chosen for the National Dental Hygiene Honor Society. She has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 1998. She has completed all necessary steps and continued education to now be certified for working under General Supervision, as well as received her certificate for Public Health.







Marti

Dental Assistant with Dr. Zambito since 1995. She is certified in OSHA infection control yearly. She is also trained in the leading technology of restoration through computer aided design/computer aided manufacture. She has recently completed extensive training and is certified in Implant Dentistry through the Midwest Implant Institute, located in Columbus, Ohio. She is qualified to serve Dr. Zambito's patients with placement and restoration of Implants. She has also had extensive training in sterile technique similar to that used in hospital sterilization.








Laura

Completed a dental assisting program in 1988. A graduate of West Liberty State College with an Associates Degree in Registered Dental Hygiene in 1991, and a Bachelors Degree in 1992. Working in the field since 1992, she has been with Dr. Zambito since 1992. She has completed all necessary steps and continued education to now be certified for working under General Supervision, as well as received her certificate for Public Health.







Penny
is a graduate of Belmont Career Center dental assisting program completing a two-year degree. While attending the program she held the office of class President. Working in the dental field since 1989 as a dental assistant, she has much experience in oral surgery, dentures/repairs, and general dentistry. Learning new techniques through continuing education her knowledge is always growing giving the patient the best quality dentistry and enhanced care. She has been a Dental Assistant with Dr. Zambito since 1993. She has recently completed extensive training and is certified in Implant Dentistry through the Midwest Implant Institute, located in Columbus, Ohio. She is qualified to serve Dr. Zambito's patients with placement and restoration of Implants. She has also had extensive training in sterile technique similar to that used in hospital sterilization.






Michelle

1993 graduate of West Liberty State College with a bachelor's degree in Exercise Science and a minor in Business Administration. 1997 graduate of West Liberty State College with a bachelor's degree as a Registered Dental Hygienist with the Colgate award in dental hygiene, National Honor Society member and vice president of her dental hygiene class. She has been employed with Dr. Z since 1997. She has completed all necessary steps and continued education to now be certified for working under General Supervision, as well as received her certificate for Public Health.






Patty

With numerous education classes on Cosmetic Dentistry held by the leading experts in the country, Patty has the knowledge to give you that perfect smile. She was certified in 1993 in Dental Radiology and also in cosmetic dentistry through the Institute of Cosmetic Dentistry. She has been employed by Dr. Zambito as a Dental Assistant since 1988. She has recently completed extensive training and is certified in Implant Dentistry through the Midwest Implant Institute, located in Columbus, Ohio. She is qualified to serve Dr. Zambito's patients with placement and restoration of Implants. She has also had extensive training in sterile technique similar to that used in hospital sterilization.





Cheryl

Registered Dental Hygienist with Dr. Zambito since 1989. She is 1989 graduate of West Liberty State College with a bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene with a minor in Psychology. She has completed all necessary steps and continued education to now be certified for working under General Supervision, as well as received her certificate for Public Health.







Monica

Monica graduated from West Liberty State College with a B.S. degree in 1980. Her career includes 2 years in a government program for underserved children, 1 year with a pediatric dentist. 18 months as a drug study monitor in oral surgery at West Virginia University, 4 years part-time with a periodontist and many general dentist settings. She has her West Virginia Dental Board certificates for local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, whitening, general supervision and public health. She started with Dr. Zambito's office in May 2003.






Kristy

Kristy is a 2003 graduate of West Liberty State College with a bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene. She also received her licsense to administer local anesthesia in 2004. She has been employed with Dr. Zambito since October 2003. She has completed all necessary steps and continued education to now be certified for working under General Supervision, as well as received her certificate for Public Health.







Amy

Amy is a 2001 graduate of West Virginia Northern Community College with a certificate in medical /dental front office specialties. She has been a receptionis with Dr. Zambito since 2005.








Callie

Callie is a 2004 graduate of West Liberty State College with a bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been employeed with Dr. Zambito since May 2005. She has completed all necessary steps and continued education to now be certified for working under General Supervision, as well as received her certificate for Public Health.







Erin

Erin is a 1998 graduate of West Virginia Northern Community College and has worked for Dr. Zambito since 2004.









Jamie

Jamie is a Certified Dental Assistant. She graduated in May of 2006, from Jefferson Community College with Magna Cum Laude Honors in dental assisting. Jamie is CPR, Radiology and Board Certified. She has been with our practice since February 2006. She has recently completed extensive training and is certified in Implant Dentistry through the Midwest Implant Institute, located in Columbus, Ohio. She is qualified to serve Dr. Zambito's patients with placement and restoration of Implants. She has also had extensive training in sterile technique similar to that used in hospital sterilization. Jamie was selected to receive the Ellen Ward Award for the Most Improved Assistant.