Dental Staff

 

Premier Dental Care offers patients that highest quality of dentistry in a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere. The staff members have dedicated their professional careers to providing you with the absolute best that dentistry has to offer.

Dr. Jinous Hassanein, DMD

General Dentist

Dr. Jinous Hassanein, DMD 

Dr. Hassanein is a 1993 graduate of Tufts School of Dental Medicine. She has built her practice with a vision to offer patients unparalleled comfort, trust and honesty.To keep her expertise sharp, Dr. Hassanien is continually educating herself and her staff on the newest dental techniques. Come and experience Premier Dental Care, your state-of-the-art dental practice in Watertown. In addition to English, Dr. Hassanein is fluent in Farsi.

 
Dr. Farshad Pezeshki, DMD

General Dentist

Dr. Pezeshki is a graduate of the University of Maryland Baltimore (1998) with a biology degree and a DMD from Barton University in 2002. After dental school Dr. Pezeshki completed an advanced residency in general and cosmetic dentistry at Barton University. He has been working at private practices since 2003. When not practicing he is an avid cross-fitter with his wife and enjoys classic and modern cars. He also loves to travel with his wife. Dr. Pezeshki is fluent in Farsi and French.

 

Dr. Rayan Kafri, DMD, MScD 

Endodontist

Dr. Rayan Kafri, is eager to offer progressive conventional and surgical Root Canal Treatment. He started his education at University of California Los Angeles, where he received his bachelor of science in biology in 2004. In Aug 2004, he Attended Boston University School of Dental Medicine, which he received his dental degree, DMD, continued his education at Boston University, earning an MScD and CAGS in 2011.  He exhibits dynamic relationship skills, builds great rapport with all patients, an exhibits astute professionalism, and a stellar work ethic. He is a positive, highly motivated, young, energetic, compassionate dentist, with a commitment to quality and excellence. In addition to English, Dr. Kafri is fluent in Farsi.

 

Dr. Matthew Lann

Periodontist

Dr. Lann attended Union College in Schenectady, NY as an undergraduate and earned his D.D.S. degree from the Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery in New York (2000). After dental school, Dr. Lann graduated from the Harvard University School of Dental Medicine where he earned a Certificate in Periodontics and a Masters in Medical Science (MMSc, 2003). As a part of the MMSc, he participated in research at the Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston. Dr. Lann has been in private practice since 2003 and became a Diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology in 2004. Dr. Lann has extensive training and experience with all aspects of periodontics including prevention, surgical and non-surgical treatment of periodontal disease, periodontal cosmetic surgery, implants, and regenerative therapy. Dr. Lann is member of the American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society, American Academy of Periodontology, Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity, and American Board of Periodontology. When not working, Dr. Lann has an active family life with his wife and two children.
 

Anna, RDH

Dental Hygienist

 
Anna obtained her license from Mount Ida College. During her time in school she participated in community services providing oral hygiene care at Special Olympics in Cambridge and also at Mission of Mercy in Rhode Island. Not only did Anna develop and increase her clinical and interpersonal skills in her externship at Tufts School of Dental Medicine, Cambridge Alliance and South Boston Community Health Center, but she also received prestigious awards for providing great care for the elderly in community and public health. Anna is friendly and caring and loved to educate her patients to obtain and achieve excellent oral health. She makes your dental cleaning a pleasant experience. In her spare time, Anna enjoys going to Crossfit, traveling with her husband, eating chocolates, spending time with family and watching movies. In addition to English, Anna is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.
 
Lynne, RDH

Dental Hygienist

Lynne Simmons Peterson - Anita Dovidio. DMD

Lynne has 2 Associates degrees from Middlesex Community College. She was a dental assistant first and then continued her education to become a Dental Hygienist. She also earned her licensure for local anesthesia from Mount Ida College.She has been a welcome addition to our staff bringing years of experience and her warm and gentle personality. She volunteers with the disabled and handicapped children as well as trips overseas with outreach programs for those in need of dental care. She enjoys snowmobiling with her husband and three boys as well as photography. Lynne also has a degree in professional photography and loves photographing friends and family.

 

Yennifer

Dental Assistant

Yennifer was born in El Salvador. Yennifer got into the dental field in 2011 and has been with Premier Dental Care since 2013. She is very friendly and caring and enjoys helping patients acheive a beautiful, healthy smile. Yennifer's favorite procedure to perform is in office whitening because she gets to see the amazing results immediately. Yennifer is an animal lover, especially cats! Outside of work, Yennifer enjoys spending time with her family and loves to cook. In addition to English, Yennifer is fluent in Spanish.

 
 
Madeleine

Dental Assistant

 Madeleine attended the School of Dental Medicine in Bolivia after which she did an internship at Camacho community health center. Nothing makes Madeleine happier than  the before and after results of dental treatment and to see the confidence someone can get from treatment. Making patients happy is what motivates and makes Madeleine happy. When Madeleine is not working she enjoys reading and learning new things. She loves spening time with her husband and daughter. Madeleine is fluent in Spanish.

Brittany

Front Desk Staff

Brittany was a dental assistant for 5 years before becoming part of the front desk. Brittany will help you understand your dental benefits, schedule your appointments and answer any billing questions. Her caring and warm nature will make you feel welcomed at our office. Her knowledge and experience with insurance will guarentee you get the most accurate estimates and most benefits out of your dental plan. In her spare time Brittany enjoys shopping, going to the movies and traveling.