Dr. Marti Peterson has lived in the Williamsville area for over nineteen years. She graduated from ECC Dental Hygiene Program in 1995 and earned her associates degree in Applied Science. She continued her studies at the State University of New York at Buffalo to receive her bachelor’s degree in Health Science. In 2001, Dr. Marti received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. To further her studies and expertise in pediatrics, she completed a two year Pediatric Dental Residency Program at The Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo. She continues to teach Dental Hygiene Students at Erie Community College. Dr. Marti remains active in various community and outreach programs which provide free dental care to under privileged children. Dr. Marti has been listed since 2008 in “Top Dentists” for Western New York.
She is currently a member of:
- American Dental Association
- New York State Dental Association
- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- Eighth District Dental Society
- New York State Association of Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Briklin Nielsen received his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University in 2007. He attended the University of Southern California School of Dentistry. To further his studies Dr. Brik completed his Pediatric residency at Lutheran Medical center in Oahu, Hawaii. He has been a dedicated volunteer to many outreach programs and community clinics throughout his career, servicing some of the poorest communities in the United States. In 2011 Dr. Nielsen was recipient of the AAPD Class of 2011award. This award was given to the Dental Student who was most likely to succeed in the field of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Brik has decided to further his education and is currently enrolled in the Orthodontic Residency program at the University at Buffalo. When he is not practicing dentistry or in the University, Dr. Brik enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, and freelance photography. He resides in the Amherst area with his wife and children. We are happy to have him as part of the Just 4 Me Family and we look forward to him adding his expertise to the office and its patients!
Thea McGrath - Dental Assistant - Thea started out as a patient of Dr. Marti’s when she was a little girl. Always having a love for children and dentistry, Thea was an obvious choice to join as one of Dr. Marti’s dental assistants. Thea wears many different hats at ‘Just 4 Me,’ from assisting to painting nails, her contagious laugh and friendly personality makes the children feel at ease.
Carol Seidel - Dental Hygienist - has practiced dental hygiene for the past fifteen years and has worked with both adults and children. Carol truly enjoys working in a pediatric office and having the opportunity to work with children of all ages. Carol is excited to come to work each day and finds the “little smiles” most rewarding. In Carol’s free time she loves spending time with her husband and two little girls.
Susan Bosworth - Scheduling Coordinator- Susan is the smiling face you see when you walk into our Getzville location. With over 15 years customer service experience she loves seeing the kids come in and out of the office happy everyday! Susan enjoys spending time with her daughter and her dog! She enjoys gardening and her annual family vacation!
Tom Interdonato - Financial Analyst/Surgery Coordinator - In January of 2013, Tom joined the Just 4 Me team and has gladly tightened his necktie every morning since. Tom graduated from Buffalo State College with his Master’s degree in Professional Applied and Computational Mathematics. Tom assists the doctor and practice manager by analyzing financial and statistical data for the company. Tom also serves as surgery coordinator and acts as the liaison between patients and the hospital to make what could be a stressful experience most comfortable for our patients and there families. When Tom is not crunching the numbers he enjoys playing guitar and spending time his girlfriend and his rescue dog, Bentley.
Shannon Bailey - Dental Hygienist - Shannon is proud to have practiced dental hygiene for the past fifteen years, and has worked with children for the past eight! Shannon enjoys the opportunity to make a difference in every child’s life by making their visit a positive one. Her goal is to ensure that each child has all the necessary information to keep their teeth healthy for a lifetime. In her free time Shannon is involved in extreme couponing and spends time with her husband and three daughters.
Ashley Malinowski - Financial Coordinator- Ashley is here to answer any questions you may have regarding insurance plans, copay's, and deductibles. She is one of the first and last staff members to greet you as you leave both locations. A graduate of Buffalo State College with her Masters in Early Childhood/Childhood Education, she adds a special touch to our team.
Carla Reyes - Scheduling Coordinator - Carla is the first face that welcomes the patients to both ‘Just 4 Me.’ locations. As a front desk coordinator Carla is responsible for scheduling appointments and addressing any patient questions. Carla’s mission is to be informative and supportive, and her goal is to provide the highest level of customer service. In Carla’s spare time she enjoys reading and spending time with her son.
Kristen Cline - Dental Hygienist - Kristen compliments the ‘Just 4 Me’ staff in every way. She has been active in the dental field for over nine years and has been a registered dental hygienist for six years specializing in pediatric dentistry. Kristen enjoys working with children and teaching them the importance of pristine dental hygiene while making each visit enjoyable. Kristen’s gentle personality assists all children to feel comfortable as possible throughout their appointment. In her free time Kristen loves spending time with her husband and two wonderful children.
Rachel Lus - Practice Manager - Rachel is the Practice Manager at Just 4 Me.With over ten years experience in the Pediatric Dental field, her main focus is on patient care and satisfaction of everyday operations of the business. Rachel’s favorite part of working at Just 4 Me is seeing every child happy when they leave the practice. Her goal is making sure every patient’s dental experience is one of a kind! A Williamsville native, Rachel enjoys spending time with her husband and her three children. Rachel is an active member in many local area charities and foundations.
Cheryl DiVita - Dental Hygienist - Cheryl brings over thirty years of dental hygiene experience to the office. Cheryl’s warm and gentle manner allows children to feel comfortable in a dental setting. Cheryl specializes in working with special needs patients. Cheryl is also the director of our community outreach program. She spends many hours visiting Western New York daycare centers and schools instructing children on the importance of good dental