Marlene has over 30 years experience as a Dental Hygienist working in Private Practice in New Jersey. Prior to becoming a Hygientist, Marlene worked as a Registered Dental Assistant in Periodontal and Oral Surgery Specialty offices for many years, where she became passionate about Dentistry. Her passion inspired her to further her education and lead her to becoming a Dental Hygienist. Marlene takes great pride in her work and loves the repertoire she builds with her patients. She is quick to make her patients feel at ease by building confidence, trust and friendship with each patient. She is extremely devoted to educating patients on their individual needs and to encourage them to maintain good periodontal health. Marlene enjoys cooking, gardening, traveling and spending time with her family and friends. Her greatest joy are you two adult sons.