Our friendly team is excited to help you achieve a more beautiful smile! We offer a wide range of orthodontic treatments in New York City, New York, and we will work closely with you to help ensure you receive top-quality care that meets your individual needs. Call Manhattan Family Orthodontics to learn more and make an appointment with our orthodontists, Dr. Kris Togias and associates.
Suzanne is from Pennsylvania and moved to New York in 2002. She started out as an orthodontic assistant in 2004 and progressed into management by 2006. Even as a manager, Suzanne found great fun in assisting. Do not be surprised if you find her helping out in the operatory. Suzanne loves the relationship building that orthodontics allows and the organization that management requires.
Although born in New York City, Michelle spent the first few years of her life in Beijing, China. In the last three years, she has worked her way from orthodontic assistant to patient solutions. Michelle still enjoys hands-on patient care, but she loves being the person to help solve any inquires that may arise about orthodontic treatment. This one has the travel bug. Her favorite destination so far: Hawaii.
Fonsi is originally from the Dominican Republic and is a dedicated, CPR-trained orthodontic assistant. Fonsi’s sincere dedication and experience brings a lot to our practice. She believes the greatest part of her job is seeing the satisfaction of patients when their treatment is complete. Aside from making sure patients are always smiling, Fonsi works hard to maintain an even bigger smile on her daughter.
Though born in Guyana, Alisha considers herself a true Queens New Yorker. At the age of 18, she started her journey in the dental field as a certified dental assistant and enjoyed working with patients and helping them achieve a better smile. Finding her strength in dental administration, she made the shift into helping patients understand their treatment and orthodontic investment. Talk about Superwoman; Alisha is a full-time working mom and a student with a love of fashion and healthy eating.
Born in Washington Heights, Priscilla, the girl with the big curls, is another one of our multiskilled orthodontic team members. Primarily operating as the patient coordinator in our uptown location, Priscilla is more than happy to provide a helping hand assisting. Her love for orthodontics grew unknowingly in 2017 from her own orthodontic experience. On her off time, Priscilla enjoys hikes with her dog, Rocky.
Sarah from Brooklyn, New York, has the most contagious laugh. She transitioned from the cosmetics industry to dentistry and found a new skill as a treatment coordinator. Realizing the similarity between the two fields as cosmetic improvement and the joy it brings to all clients made the transition from cosmetics and orthodontics a breeze. Sarah is the above-and-beyond type to help clients find the best fit in order to achieve the results they are searching for, all while continuing her education as a full-time student and make-up artist.
Eleanor “Ellie” is a Manhattan native, born and raised in the heart of Chinatown. She started her orthodontic career as an assistant with Dr. Elliott Moskowitz after completing her ortho treatment as a teen. Seeing room for growth in dentistry, Ellie became a registered dental hygienist (RDH) with general dentists for 13 years before returning to her primary interest of orthodontics. Ellie’s passion and goal is to guide patients through the orthodontic world while maintaining excellent oral hygiene during and after corrective treatment. It is safe to say that Ellie looks forward to a beautiful, healthy smile, that places only an even bigger smile on her face.
Angela is originally from Colombia. What she loves most about her role on the team is the ability to build relationships with patients and help them view orthodontic treatment in a positive way. A great smile at the end of an appointment is her goal. On her free time, Angie is an active member with her church and an outreach volunteer.
Born and raised in Lower Manhattan, Jenny is an experienced orthodontic assistant and dental hygienist in training. She enjoys working with kids and helping them progress (while having fun) throughout their treatment. The kid that makes her smile most is her son Jay. Jenny is a big time “foodie” and loves making people try unheard-of snacks.