Meet Our Smile Team

Dedicated professionals who take pride in paying attention to your needs.

All team members are American Heart Association BLS (Basic Life Support) Health Care Providers Certified, and OSHA certified. Our team at Westford Smiles Dental Center takes pride in paying thorough attention to your needs. You can be confident with our honesty, expertise and dedication. You are in good hands!


Melanie, RDH – Hygienist

Melanie, our gentle and compassionate hygienist,  received her Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene at Mt. Ida College in 2003. She also has her Bachelors degree in Geography, Travel & Tourism in 2000 from Salem State University. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her sons and husband and family.


Melanie V (Mel) – Dental Assistant

Mel is one of the dental assistants for Dr. Kare. She has many years of experience in various fields of dentistry, including oral surgery. Melanie is warm-hearted and has a great sense of humor. In her free time, she enjoys her two kids and family, friends and her pet dog.

Sarah – Dental Assistant

Sarah, the dental assistant for Dr. Kare,  has been a great addition to our team. Sarah brings her cheerful disposition and will make your visit as pleasant as can be.  Sarah is eager to keep up with the latest in dental technology.  In her free time, she enjoys spending the time with her son, friends and family.

Katherine- Practice Assistant

Katherine is our dedicated, highly efficient practice front office team member. She has many years of experience and is thorough and meticulous. Katherine’s attention to detail ensures that all aspects of  your experience from scheduling, coordination of appointments and addressing questions on financial issues, are taken care of with ease. Katherine enjoys spending her free time, with her husband, little daughter and her dog.

Anu  – Office Manager

Anu has been on our team since opening our office in 2005. She is dedicated to ensuring the best possible overall experience for patients in our office.  In her free time, Anu loves singing, traveling and spending time with her two sons and husband.