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 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- Lab Technician
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. Recently he 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 enjoys working in mechanics, riding his bike, ice skating with his family and traveling throughout the United States. He soon hopes to finish a Certified Dental Program here in North America.
Dr. Julian Kahn
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.
Peter- Office 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.
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!
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.
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.