Meet The Team



Kim E. L.

RDH

She is an on-call hygienist. She resides in Warren with her two children Will and Kelly. Kim worked for her late husband Craig Leidenroth, D.D.S., in Thomaston. She started in 1983 as a dental assistant, and graduated from Westbrook College in 1988 as a dental hygienist. She is a certified CPR/AED/First Aid instructor for the American Red Cross. Kim is a deaconess, and on the Christian Education Board for her church family at Warren Baptist Church, and recently just started a Prayer Shawl Ministry. In her free time she is devoted to her children, their farm, and a variety of interests such as biking, knitting, photography, and gardening.


Kelly E. L.

RDH, BSDH, EFDA

Kelly graduated in 2015 from the university of Maine at Augusta-Bangor with her bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene and became certified in expanded functions in 2016. She has over 8 years’ experience in the dental field as a dental assistant and front desk experience.  Kelly is very active in her profession and is a member of the Maine Dental Hygienist Association.  Kelly is also certified in local anesthesia and nitrous oxide administration.  When Kelly is not working to educate and connect with patients, she spends her time hiking, kayaking, cooking/baking, rock climbing, practicing yoga and watching Netflix.


Kala M.

RDH, IPDH

She began her career as a dental hygienist in 2004 after graduating from UMA- Bangor’s Dental Hygiene Program with an Associates in Science. Throughout her years of practicing, Kala has enjoyed expanding her knowledge and expertise in the oral-systemic links, holistic care practices, as well as, upper quarter pain, sleep apnea, and oral appliance therapy. She enjoys getting to know her patients and building relationships to provide the greatest impact on people in her community and continues to seek the latest knowledge and best practices in dentistry, business, and organizational leadership.  She is currently volunteering as Secretary to the Simonton Corner Community Association board, attending USM to complete her Bachelors in Business and Organizational Leadership. She enjoys summertime in Maine, and most of all, gardening and spending time with her family here in the Midcoast.


Judy M.

Dental Assistant

For the past 14 years she has been working as a dental assistant and licensed dental radiographer. She is a Maine native living in Jefferson with her husband and two beautiful children. She enjoys spending her free time with her family, being outdoors and gardening. She enjoys her job as a dental assistant and takes pride in her ability in making patients feel relaxed and comfortable.


Betsy T.

Front desk

Betsy has lived in the Waldo County area all her life. She has worked for a retail grocery chain for over 30 years. She also has worked in the dental administration for 4 years. She uses her knowledge of others in providing the best experience for our patients. During her free time, she and her husband enjoy traveling, camping and keeping up with their 12 grandchildren's activities.


Melissa P.

Front desk

Melissa has worked with the public for almost 15 years and really enjoys working with people and animals. She has met some amazing people over the years from all walks of life. In her free time, Melissa enjoys being outdoors in warmer weather hiking, running, exploring, doing yard work and watching wild animals. In the colder months she enjoys baking goodies for her friends, neighbors and family, doing crafts and small indoor home improvements. Melissa lives an active lifestyle and has a passion for the healthcare fields. Melissa loves to learn new things and is always looking to further her education. She believes smiling and kindness is contagious and is always trying her best to make those around her feel comfortable and welcomed.