Meet The Team

Lara Pakiakis

RDH

Lara Pakiakis

Lara has worked in the Dental field since she was 15 years old. She has been a Dental Hygienist for over 20 years, and loves her career. She enjoys educating her patients as well as keeping herself up to date with all the new and exciting advances in dentistry. 

Lara lives in Putnam Valley with her husband and her two boys. They are all proud to be active in the Boy Scouts , and love playing and watching soccer.


Deborah

RDH

Deborah, RDH

Deborah received her BSDH form Fairleigh Dickenson University. She has spent 35 years practicing dental hygiene in Westchester County. Deborah's passion in Dental Hygiene is treating and maintaining patients with periodontal disease, as well as, educating and teaching patients how to maintain their periodontal health. Deborah spent 5 years as a Clinical Dental Hygiene Instructor at Orange County Community College. 

Outside of Dental Hygiene, Deborah enjoys hiking, biking and skiing. Mostly, she enjoys spending time with her family.


Sylvia Alfini

Office Manager

Sylvia Alfini

Sylvia has been working in the Dental field for over 20 years. She started her career as a Certified Dental Assistant and continued on to become a Dental Office Manager. With her knowledge of dentistry, insurance and costumer service, she helps Dr. Worth continue to provide the highest standard of care to his patients. 

When not helping people with their dental needs, she enjoys cooking, going to the beach and spending time with her family and friends.


Sharon Erickson

Dental Assistant

Sharon Erickson

Sharon became a valued employee at Hudson Valley Dental Medicine in 1998 as a part-time dental assistant for an associate dentist. She became a full time employee as Dr. Worth's assistant and has been working across from him for the past 18 years. 

Sharon has been a member of the Shrub Oak community since 1992.  When not at the office, she enjoys gardening, relaxing on her boat with her husband, family and friends and traveling to beautiful beaches.


Anne Biggers

Front Desk Coordinator

Anne Biggers

Anne has dedicated the past 25 years to the medical/dental profession here in Westchester County. She has raised her family of two beautiful daughters locally in Corthlandt Manor. 

When not helping patients, she enjoys kayaking, hiking and taking advantage of all the natural beauty of our historic Hudson Valley.


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