Meet Our Staff
The experienced staff at Park View Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics in NYC is dedicated to making all of our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive care.
Our energetic and fun-loving team members have extensive experience working exclusively with children and we are dedicated to treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the latest in technological advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.
Learn more about our warm and caring staff members below, or book an appointment online!
Liz, Patient Coordinator / Office Manager
Often the first contact patients have with our office, Liz, our patient coordinator and office manager, has a caring and passionate attitude that exemplifies our practice’s motto “Dental Care With a Little Extra Care.” Having studied nursing for three years at Queensboro College, Liz draws upon her medical background to expertly schedule and assist families for conscious sedation and outpatient appointments at Northwell-Lenox Hill Hospital, as well as guiding them through all of our procedures. She has been in the dental field alongside Dr. Pilla for over 20 years, and is also CPR certified. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband, two children and four grandchildren and loves hopping on her bike for exercise.
Julissa, Assistant Office Manager
Julissa has been in the dental field for over six years. She absolutely enjoys working with the staff and patients of Park View Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics. As a mother of two children, she advocates the importance of dental health and promotes positive interactions with patients and their parents upon entering the office. She is sweet, caring and enjoys working with children. Julissa received her Associates of Applied Science in Paralegal Studies and is currently seeking her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Early Childhood Education. Julissa is complaint with HIPPA regulations and is fluent in both Spanish and English. When not at work, Julissa enjoys spending time with her two children and husband.
Anaika, Dental Hygienist
Anaika is a Registered Dental Hygienist with a Masters of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from the Fones School of Dental Hygiene at the University of Bridgeport, and is licensed in New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut. She is highly trained and certified in administering local anesthesia, nitrous oxide and performing CPR. She is also trained in Medical Office Emergencies, treating children with autism and is compliant with Infection Control Practices, OSHA and HIPAA regulations. Anaika enthusiastically educates elementary school children on oral hygiene on a daily basis at Park View Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, and she also provides instruction to children off-site during Dental Hygiene Month in February. She is the author of the delightfully motivating children’s book, “Do We Really Have To Go To The Dentist?” Anaika is bilingual in both Spanish and English. When not in the office, Anaika enjoys tutoring students in academics and spending time in the company of her family, friends, and dog, Taffy. She is also the owner of Proofed Perfectly, a proofreading company she started in 2013.
Jenny, Dental Hygienist
As another one of our talented Registered Dental Hygienists, Jenny has been working in this field for almost 14 years and still looks forward to bringing smiles to children’s faces when she tells them they have no cavities. She received her Associate of Applied Science degree at the New York University School of Dentistry in 1994. Jenny is certified to administer and monitor local infiltration anesthesia, nitrous oxide analgesia and CPR. She also holds a certificate of completion training in Infection Control, has completed coursework at NYU for child abuse and is trained in treating children and adults with autism. She is compliant with OSHA and HIPAA regulations. Jenny is also fluent in Russian. When not in the office, Jenny enjoys spending time with her two daughters, Melanie and Veronica.
To make an appointment at Park View Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, call our office at (212) 879-6518 today or request a consultation by filling out the form on this page.