Dental Staff

All professionals at City Island Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Jeanette- Assistant

After studying both engineering and business, Jeanette has worked in various industries before finding her true passion in dentistry.  Since 2000 she has been working with Dr. Berman and his team to provide excellent dental care. Interacting with patients, supporting the dental team, and continually learning advancing dental technologies are what she enjoys most about her job.   During her free time she enjoys reading, learning new skills, spending time with family and friends, and exploring.

Jackie - Office Manager

Jackie is the office manager at City Island Dentistry. She is an active member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers.  She greets each patient with a smile and strives on ensuring that each patient leaves our office happy, comfortable, and informed of their next step.  She is happy to answer your questions, schedule your next visit, and help resolve any questions or concerns you might have. Formerly, Jackie worked in media research analyzing Nielsen data and social media platforms. She graduated college, earning a bachelor’s in Sociology, and a Masters in Social Research. In her free time, Jackie loves camping, traveling, cooking, and spending time with her family.

Liz - Registered Dental Hygienist

Liz is a registered dental hygienist who has been working with Dr. Berman since she graduated dental hygiene school. She recently completed her Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene and is also licensed to administer nitrous oxide and local anesthesia. She treats each patient with respect and compassion. Liz loves educating her patients in how to achieve optimum oral health. In her free time, Liz loves spending time with her family and may be found outside hiking, geocaching, biking, or kayaking.

Donna - Registered Dental Hygienist

Donna is a registered dental hygienist who was born and raised in the Bronx. She started as a dental assistant to many providers at age sixteen and was inspired to go to New York City Technical College earning her Associate degree in Dental Hygiene. Twenty years later, she still provides personalized care and prevention of dental disease to all her patients. Services also include nitrous oxide gas and local anesthesia administration when required. In her free time, Donna enjoys physical fitness, weight training and spending fun quality time with her family.