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 – RDH
Casey graduated from MCC in 2003 and has been a hygienist for the last 12 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.
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.
Guillermo was born in Guatemala C.A. and is a Graduate of Francisco Marroquin University School of Dentistry. He worked as a Dentist in his country for over 22 years before coming to Rochester in 2011 to continue his education and develop new skills in the field with the CAD/CAM technology and overdentures over implants. He most recently has been learning skills in CAD/CAM, waxing, casting hybrid bars over implants and night guards techniques. Torrado Dental Clinics brought him to the team assisting in the lab. Out of the clinic he enjoy working in mechanics, riding his bike, ice skating with his family and travel a lot driving around United States. He hope to one day finish a Certified Dental Program here in North America.
Dr. Julian KahnDr. Julian Kahn is a Prosthodontic Associate of Torrado Dental. He completed specialized training in both Prosthodontics and general dentistry at the Eastman Dental Center at the University of Rochester, after completing dental studies at the Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University. Dr. Kahn continues to teach at the Eastman Dental Center as a Clinical Professor. He is a member of the American College of Prosthodontics, the American Prosthodontic Society and the Academy of Osseointegration.
James – RDH
I graduated from ECC in 2012 and started practicing alongside Dr. Torrado that same year. I take pride in making patients feel comfortable and at ease for the entirety of their experience at our office. I care for all of my patients’ best interests and my favorite population to work with is teenagers/young adults. I am open to people and experiences and hope to leave a positive energy with everyone. In my spare time, I like to stay active, enjoy good food and company, and travel. I’m a huge animal person, and every day I look forward to getting home to see my dog, Nigel.
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. Christine was just recently married and enjoys spending with her husband in their new home.
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.
Andrianna Shumova, DMD
Dr. Shumova received her dental degree from the University of Montreal in 2014. Upon graduation, she moved to Rochester and completed a two-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program at the Eastman Institute for Oral Health. In 2016, she was awarded the Handleman Award for exceptional leadership skills, clinical and academic excellence and high standards of ethics.
Dr. Shumova joined Torrado Dental in July 2016. She is committed to providing superior patient care while using the latest techniques and technologies. She continuously strives to keep up to date with the latest developments in the dental field by attending numerous continuing education seminars covering the various aspects of General and Esthetic Dentistry. Dr. Shumova is a member of the American Dental Association, Monroe County Dental Society, and the 7th District Dental Society.
Outside of the office, Dr. Shumova enjoys reading, cooking, traveling and exercising.
Allycia – Patient Services
Allycia is the first person you will meet when you come to our practice. She is in charge of scheduling appointments and coordinating treatment plans. She will also help you with insurance and financing options. If you have any questions about the financing choices available to you or how to maximize your insurance coverage, she is happy to assist you. Allycia loves working with all of our patients, getting to know each of them and helping them achieve a healthy new smile.
Nataliya – RDH
Nataliya grew up in Ukraine and developed a passion for dentistry when she moved to the U.S. She graduated from Monroe Community College 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.
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.