Steven Fazzini, D.M.D.
Dr. Fazzini was born in Rhode Island and is a lifelong resident of the state. He attended the University of Rhode Island, where he received a B.S. in Microbiology, graduating with honors. He then earned his D.M.D. degree from Tufts School of Dental Medicine, graduating in 1978. Dr. Fazzini has practiced for more than 40 years, most of them being in Cranston, and is adept at all phases of general dentistry.
He has been a member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), attending both Fellowship and Mastership in that organization. He has also been a member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and has several national roles for the organization, including Group Benefits Council chair. Dr. Fazzini is also a member of the American Dental Association (ADA) and has taken several courses at the Pankey Institute of Advanced Dental Education.
When not at work, Dr. Fazzini has enjoyed years of traveling both nationally and internationally with his wife, Patti. He is also an amateur historian and has done research on the Cranston neighborhood where he practices dentistry. In his spare time, he also plays golf, as well as the esoteric sport of Real (court) Tennis, which he enjoys at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport.
- Member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD)
- Member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), Group Benefits Council chair
- Member of the American Dental Association (ADA)
Stacy Rogers, D.M.D.
Dr. Stacey Rogers was born and raised in Rhode Island. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Boston College before earning her DMD from the University of Connecticut. Dr. Rogers returned to Rhode Island to practice dentistry and has been compassionately treating patients since 2006. She is well-versed in general dentistry and additional services, such as Invisalign, Botox, and fillers. While not working, Dr. Rogers enjoys traveling with her husband, Philip, and exploring the local restaurant scene with family and friends.
Kerri Bakalakis , R.D.H
Kerri graduated from the Community College of Rhode Island Dental Hygiene Program in 2013. She joined the office in 2017 after working for a periodontal practice. Kerri’s experience in working in periodontics has been valuable to her patients who need this type of care. Cranston is home to Kerri, her husband, Tom, and their three daughters.
Felicia, Dental Hygienist
Felicia is a graduate of Quinsigamond College in Worcester, MA. Here she earned a degree in Liberal Arts and Dental Hygiene. Felicia has practiced Dental Hygiene in Rhode Island for the past 21 years. She enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband Bill and their 2 children.
Taylor graduated from the Community College of Rhode Island in 2018 with an associates degree in Dental Hygiene. She was class treasurer while in school and won the Albert E. Carlotti award for Outstanding Leadership. She wants to help ease patient’s anxiety in the dental office and wants to make sure her patients understand and receive the care that they need. When she is not working she enjoys being with her puggle names Murphy, playing video games, writing, and spending time with friends and family.
Marilyn, Certified Dental Assistant
Marilyn is a certified dental assistant and has been in the field for over 30 years. She earned her associate degree at Champlain College in Burlington VT. Marilyn’s sensitive personality and compassion for people has served her well over the years in helping patients understand their individual needs and putting them at ease during their appointments. She is married to her husband Frank and together they love time with family and friends, boating and traveling.
Michele Costa, Dental Assistant
Michele is a caring and enthusiastic dental assistant with over 7 years of experience in both clinical and front desk work. She loves that she is able to help patients maintain a beautiful healthy smile. When not at work, she enjoys yoga, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
Misty Finegan, Patient Care Coordinator
Misty is a friendly staff member who has been in the dental field for over 5 years. She is upbeat and has a passion to help others.
Ashley, Dental Assistant
Ashley has been a dental assistant for 10 years. She graduated from Lincoln Technical Institute. Her passion for dentistry started at young age, she had originally wanted to become a dentist. After pursuing a career in teaching out of high school, her heart was not all there. She later shifted her career path back towards dentistry and became a dental assistant. From there she immediately fell in love with the field.
When she’s not in the office, she enjoys spending her time outdoors doing things like hiking with her dog Ario, kayaking on the lake or at the beach, attending concerts or simply spending time with family and friends.
Monique, Front Desk
Monique is one of our team leaders in Cranston. She has been in the dental field for 17 years. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Linda, R.D.H. & Office Manager
Linda graduated from the Dental Hygiene program a The University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Science in 1982 and began her career with Dr. Fazzini as a dental hygienist the same year. In 2002, after returning from New Hampshire, Linda began her position as office manager. She attends continuing education classes and also assists in the clinical setting when needed. Linda lives in Rockville, Rhode Island with her husband, Andy, and their two dogs and a cat. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her three children and their growing families, cooking and DIY home projects.