Meet Our Team
David Attardi, DMD
Dr. Attardi splits his time between Rochester and Vitória, Espírito Santo, Brazil. He also is a current member of local dental societies and the Academy of Laser Dentistry. Dr. Attardi studied general dentistry at The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and maintained a private practice in Kearny, NJ, until moving back to Rochester in 2003. He is happy to now be a part of the Torrado Dental family.
Andrea– Patient Services
I have worked with Dr. Torrado for close to 20 years. I currently handle patient relations, answering phone calls. I love my job and the wonderful team I work with! In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my four children and teaching fitness classes at the Rochester Athletic Club.
Casey graduated from MCC in 2003 and has been a hygienist for over 15 years. She enjoys being a hygienist because many people are very apprehensive and it makes her feel good to put them at ease. In her free time, she enjoys boating and spending time around her pool with friends and family.
Lisa– Dental Assistant
Lisa has been assisting for 30 years and loves helping people achieve the smile they’ve always wanted. In her spare time, she spends time with her daughter. She also enjoys gardening and making jewelry.
Margaret– Dental Assistant
Margaret graduated at the top of her class at Tunxis College dental assisting program. She has been working as a dental assistant for 26 years. Margaret enjoys working with anxious patients, in particular, to help them have a positive experience during their visits. Margaret regularly attends continuing education courses to stay current with new techniques in dentistry. In her spare time, Margaret enjoys cooking, reading and spending time with her grandkids.
Dr. Julian Kahn
Joan- Marketing Coordinator
Joan is proud to be a member of the Torrado Dental family. She loves spreading the word throughout the community about our amazing doctors, compassionate team, and cutting-edge technology. Don’t be surprised if you see her out and about with goodies to deliver to our friends and associates throughout the area!
In her spare time, Joan enjoys reading, traveling, and spending time in Cape Vincent, NY during the summer months. Family time is what Joan treasures the most -especially when her two grandsons (Noah and Sam) are in town. She also enjoys time with her miniature schnauzer, Duke, whose personality is much bigger than he is!
Christine– RDH/Dental Assistant
Christine graduated from MCC with an A.A.S degree in dental hygiene in 2009 and has been with Torrado Dental since November of 2013. Dental experiences can be stressful, Christine enjoys knowing she can ease her patients, making them feel more comfortable and educate them about their oral health. Christine and her husband recently had their first child in early spring of 2019.
Jessica and Briana- Dental Assistants
You may see these ladies running around the office! Jessica (L) assists Dr. Torrado and the oral surgeon. Briana (R) assists Dr. Kahn and Dr. Torrado.
Peter- Business Manager
Peter is a graduate of Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations. He has over 20 years of Human Resources and Management Experience. He enjoys meeting and working with patients on a daily basis. He is extremely happy to be a part of Torrado Dental and to manage such a dedicated team of dental care professionals.
Jody, Cassie, Kim- Front Desk
These ladies are the first ones you will see when you initially come in. They help schedule appointments, work with your insurance, and are happy to answer any of your questions!
Nataliya grew up in Ukraine and developed a passion for dentistry when she moved to the U.S. She graduated from MCC in 2010 and has enjoyed working as a registered dental hygienist ever since. Nataliya genuinely loves working with our patients and developing life-long friendships with those she treats. She has a passion for educating patients and help them maintain their own dental health for a lifetime.
Tina– RDH/Social Media Coordinator
Tina has been with Torrado Dental since September of 2019. She graduated from MCC’s Dental Hygiene program in the summer of 2019. She is passionate about giving patient’s the care they should receive and educating them on how to keep their smiles healthy.
Tina enjoys camping, hiking, and traveling with her friends and family. She is a paranormal enthusiast and treasures her two guinea pigs, Loki and Odin.
Laura has been a technician for over 20 years. In our office, she works behind the scenes making sure all the instruments are clean and that all the doctors have everything they need to make sure your appointment goes smooth.
In her spare time, Laura enjoys camping in the Adirondacks with her family. She likes reading, doing puzzles, and baking. Her favorite past time is swimming and fishing.