Marisa, our Office Manager, was born and raised here in the Pittsburgh area. She attended Community College and the University of Pittsburgh where she majored in Business. She has over 13 years of experience in the dental field, and is familiar with insurances as well as financing. She will be more than happy to assist you with navigating the financial methods needed to achieve your dental goals. Marisa has close family and friends, and in her leisure time works with horses and spends time with her 2 rowdy French Bulldogs.
Terri is the Office Coordinator and is a great asset to us because of her over 25 years in the dental profession. She will be the smiling face that greets you when you enter The Silberg Center for Dental Science. Her goal is to make you feel comfortable and right at home. Terri left behind sunny Florida and moved to Pittsburgh 14 years ago with her husband and 4 children. In her spare time Terri loves working out and managing her busy family.
Pamela began her career in the dental field 15 years ago in a Prosthodontists specialty practice. She has since then also worked in general and restorative dentistry. She received her Dental Assistant certification in March 1987. In February 1991 she received a Certified Dental Radiology certification. In November 1999 she joined Dr. Silbergs staff. She currently functions as Dr. Silbergs surgical assistant. Patients know Pam for her warmth and gentility. While not working, Pamela belongs to the Pittsburgh Ski Club. She also enjoys golfing, working out and spending time with family and friends.
Cortney, one of our surgical hygienists, graduated from The Pennsylvania College of Technology with her Dental Hygiene degree, and Lock Haven University with her Bachelors of Science. She began her career in the dental field 3 years ago doing administrative work at a general dentist office, and later became a surgical assistant in a perio office. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors with her husband, spending time with family and friends, and spoiling her cat Mr. Pip.
Emily, one of our Surgical Hygienists, is a 2009 graduate from West Liberty University in West Virginia. After practicing for one year in her hometown of Franklin, Pennsylvania, she moved to Pittsburgh in 2010. She started her career in general dentistry but knew she wanted to work in periodontics. She and her husband live in the North Hills and in her spare time Emily enjoys running, cooking, cuddling with their cat, Josie, and wearing out their Silver Lab, Sterling.
Lissette is our Transcriptionist and Administrative Assistant. She moved to Pittsburgh in 2001 from Florida and has loved living in the “Burgh” since. She joined the Silberg Team in 2013, but she started her working career as a dental assistant in Florida, and has a very diverse background. In her spare time, Lissette enjoys spending time with her family and running around after her very active soccer-playing son and chocolate lab, Coco.
Kathryn, our Dental Assistant, got her certificate from Career Training Academy in 2014. She enjoys working with patients and making their life healthier. In 1996 she moved to the United States from Poland with her three siblings into a loving family making it a family of eight. When she is not at work, she spends a lot of time with her family and friends.
Sera, our Treatment Coordinator, moved to Pittsbugh three years ago and this is where she started her dental journey. She loves making a difference in patients' lives and enjoys helping them. She is also a big fan of the outdoors, cooking and spending any of her "spare" time with friends and family. "Building personal relationships, working through treatment concerns and creating financial plans has inspired my desire to grow in all of these areas!"