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Our Staff

Lisa: Practice Manager

Lisa’s background in financial and market research fields gave her the knowledge that customer satisfaction is crucial in any business’s success. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Mt. Holyoke College and her MBA from Suffolk University. Lisa currently lives in Southborough with her husband and two beautiful children. In her spare time, Lisa is an active volunteer in her community and she also likes to paint and experiment with new recipes.

Kristy: Financial Coordinator

Kristy has been a part of the Carvalho & Roth Orthodontics staff since 2009 as our financial coordinator. Within that time, she and her husband have welcomed two wonderful sons into their family. Born and raised in Spencer, MA, Kristy graduated from Westfield State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management. Her primary focus on the team is making sure all of your insurance benefits are processed correctly, which takes one less thing off of your plate! In addition to being a dedicated mother and employee, Kristy is also a health nut. Out of the office you can often find her cooking up a healthy meal and staying active with her family.

Patrice: Treatment Coordinator

Having been with our team for over 15 years, Patrice is our longest tenured employee. Within that time with us, she has experienced almost every position at the office, however, she is now our treatment coordinator working out of the Marlborough office. She lives in Hudson with her husband and three sons. Prior to her career in orthodontics, Patrice taught third grade and pre-school.

Karen: Treatment Coordinator

Karen has been with Carvalho & Roth Orthodontics since 2007, and she is currently the treatment coordinator for our Newton Centre office. As treatment coordinator, Karen has the honor of being the first staff member to meet and welcome patients and their families to our office, which she absolutely loves! Originally from Walpole, Karen graduated from Westfield State College with a BA in English. After working in publishing and radio for 10 years, she joined her family business managing one of the largest independent pharmacies in the area. In her spare time, Karen loves spending time with her wonderful son (who recently got his braces off), cooking, gardening and reading.

Christine: Scheduling Coordinator

Christine has been with our team since 2012 as our scheduling coordinator. Her goal is to find time that works best in your schedule for you or your child’s orthodontic appointment. She understands how busy your life is, and she strives to make this part of the process as easy as possible. She loves getting to know each and every one of our patients while building long-lasting relationships with families. Christine currently lives in Worcester with her son Lucas and in her free time enjoys shopping and spending time with her friends and family.

Sharon: Scheduling Coordinator

While Sharon is one of the newest members to our family, she is certainly not new to the wonderful world of orthodontics! Along with over 30 years of dental experience, Sharon graduated from Middlesex Community College’s Dental Assisting Program, before completing her Bachelor of Arts at Salem State College. She has spent the last 20 years in orthodontics, working in all facets of patient and practice management over various orthodontic practices. Sharon is a life-long resident of Somerville, where she lives with her husband, Bruce, and their cat Jake. She enjoys going on cruises and is an avid photographer.

Ashley: Certified Orthodontic Assistant

Ashley has worked at our practice since 2004 as a clinical assistant and Invisalign coordinator, and she absolutely loves clinical orthodontics! Day to day, Ashley is largely responsible for training the clinical staff and working to find new products and techniques to help make them even better at their jobs. In 2010, she completed the Dental Assisting National Board certification and became a certified orthodontic assistant. Prior to joining the Carvalho & Roth Orthodontics team, Ashley studied at Suffolk University. She lives in the Worcester area with her husband “Jigger” and two boston terriers, Boscoe Marley and Ruby Tuesday. Ashley is a true artist at heart and enjoys drawing, painting and is also a certified professional body art practitioner.

Kimi: Certified Orthodontic Assistant

Kimi is a highly skilled clinical assistant that has been with our practice since 2005. She has a passion for continued education and became a COA in 2011 after completing the Dental Assisting National Boards. Kimi grew up in Marlborough just down the street from our office, and loves being able to see so many familiar faces (and smiles) come into the office. Kimi is currently living in Worcester with her husband and daughter, Sadie. She loves hanging out with her friends and family during her spare time. Snowmobiling is her favorite hobby in the winter and in the summer she loves going to the beach.

Hailey: Orthodontic Assistant

Hailey became a part of the Carvalho & Roth Orthodontics team in 2009 as an orthodontic assistant. Previously, she spent three great years as a kindergarten teacher, so when it comes to helping the younger patients or those who are a bit anxious, Hailey is right there to help. She lives in Fitchburg, where she grew up, with her three cats and a dog to keep her busy! Hailey loves seeing people smile after they get their braces off and says that it’s the best part of her day. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the gym, concerts and spending time with her friends and family.

Jessica: Certified Orthodontic Assistant

Jessica started her career as an orthodontic assistant in 2001 and then joined our staff in 2009. She says the most rewarding part of her job is seeing the life-changing results that come out of our work. Since Jessica has a passion for making others happy, she’s a fantastic fit as one of our COAs. She thrives in our office not just because of her skill set, but because she cares so much about every one of our patients. She currently resides in Grafton with her husband and three children, where she’s heavily involved in her kids’ schools and programs. Outside of the office she enjoys going to the beach, spending time with her children, and making memories with friends and family.

Sarah: Treatment Coordinator

Sarah is one of our treatment coordinators where she has found her true passion of working with people and building relationships, which is her favorite part of the job. Prior to joining the team, she worked in the healthcare field in an administrative role. Sarah was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil and has been living in Worcester for the last 15 years with her lovely husband, Diogo, and wonderful children, Kevin and Olivia. When she’s not working, she enjoys going to church, watching movies with her friends and family and singing!

Mallory: Treatment Coordinator

Mallory has had various roles in the dental field, including assisting, administration and billing, and now she works as a treatment coordinator with us. Her desire to join the dental field began during her own orthodontic care as a teenager. Mallory says that the wonderful staff and orthodontist that treated her inspired her to pursue her career. She is originally from Seattle, Washington, though she also lived in Columbus, Ohio before moving to Massachusetts. She now lives in Clinton with her husband and two adorable yorkshire terriers. In her free time, Mallory enjoys traveling, especially to visit her friends and family that are scattered around the states and abroad. Locally, she loves to visit parks and walking trails around the area. She documents all of her adventures through her beautiful photography.


Lori has been in the dental field since 1999, holding many positions including an assistant, manager, front desk associate and scheduling coordinator. She moved over to orthodontics in 2007 and considers it her favorite specialty. Lori is currently attending school in Farmington to pursue her education degree. She was born and raised in Boston and now keeps busy keeping up with her two young children. Outside of the office, Lori enjoys skiing, hiking, camping and attending as many concerts as she can.


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