Monday, Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Tuesday: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Wednesday Closed | Friday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Family-Friendly Dental Care You‘ll find quality, affordable general dentistry for the whole family.

Our Staff

Dr. Peter Ferrara

Dr. Peter Ferrara

From his early days as a dentist, Dr. Ferrara remains true to his philosophy ….to do what’s best for his patients, to “make it work” for each individual. Believing that earning a patient’s trust and respect is the cornerstone of a good professional relationship, Dr. Ferrara combines this core value with his 38 years of experience and proficiency in all phases of dental healthcare. With the support of a staff whose members share the same values, Dr. Ferrara offers preventive, restorative and cosmetic dental care and welcomes the opportunity to serve new patients of all ages.

On a personal note, Dr. Ferrara enjoys sharing family life with Chris and their four adult daughters, time with friends, especially on the golf course, indulging in his passion for art, and playing the guitar.
Chris Ferrara

Chris Ferrara

Administrator Advisor
Beginning with the support she offered early on as her husband began his freshman year at Georgetown University School of Dentistry, Chris has continued to work with Dr. Peter Ferrara throughout the years in dental office operations. With 38 years of experience, as well as a shared philosophy with Dr. Ferrara of treating both patients and employees with the utmost respect and consideration, she is happy to be part of the staff in the new practice in Shelton. Spending time with her family, a good book (and book club discussion!), and any opportunity to be outdoors are among her most favorite activities!
Darcey Griffith

Darcey Griffith

Office Manager
Darcey brings 20 years of experience to her role working at the front desk and chairside as a Dental Assistant. Darcey’s interest in dentistry make her a perfect fit for our office, and her gentle nature makes her a favorite with patients and her fellow team members. She enjoys the opportunity to help our patients with all their needs. In her free time, she enjoys running, yoga, traveling, and being with her Yorkshire Terriers, Ruby and Cowboy Joe.
Susan Malaterra

Susan Malaterra

Insurance Specialist
Susie has an associate degree in Business management and has been working in the dental field for 25 years. She is very versed in dental insurance as well as all aspects of dentistry. Susie is equipped to answer all your dental related questions. She worked with Dr. Ferrara in Westport for 19 years and is so excited to be back working with him and his new team in Shelton.
Rebecca Greenberg

Rebecca Greenberg

Dental Assistant
Rebecca graduated from LABCO School of Dental Assisting in 2017 and has been on our team for 1 year. She prides herself on her ability to work quickly and efficiently, while simultaneously creating a warm and fun environment for our patients. Before beginning her career in the dental field, Rebecca studied photography at Paier College of Art. She has an immense love for rescue animals, including her very own rescue cat Barbara.
Somairys “Mari” Bourdierd

Somairys “Mari” Bourdierd

Dental Assistant
Mari graduated from Porter & Chester Institute and has been a Dental Assistant for 8 years. She is devoted with providing support and comfort to the dentist and the patients. Mari resides in Stratford, CT with her son and in her spare time she enjoys playing soccer, traveling, Zumba and spending time with friends and family.
Nicole Bashar

Nicole Gregor

RDH
Nicole graduated from the University of Bridgeport with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene and has been practicing as a hygienist for over 11 years. For the past 5 years she has served as an adjunct faculty for the dental hygiene program at Tunxis Community College. She ensures to educate her patients about the importance of their oral health and how to maintain a healthy smile for years to come. In her free time, she enjoys running at the beach, Bikram yoga, cooking and spending time with her husband and family.
Christel Eye

Christel Eye

RDH
Christel graduated from the University of Bridgeport with her Associates Degree in the Science of Dental Hygiene in 2011. She always ensures a pleasant and comfortable experience for her patients. While always staying on top of current trends, Christel makes her patients oral health her top priority. Her time at home is spent taking care of her two children and spending time with her husband.
Cathleen “Kat” Reich

Cathleen “Kat” Reich

RDH
Kat graduated from the University of Bridgeport with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2015. Patient comfort and understanding is her goal with each appointment. Kat grew up in Westchester, NY but moved to Shelton with her husband in 2010. She loves animals, hiking with her dogs, photography and spending time with her husband.