Meet The Team

“Candlewood Dental Care is committed to helping the community. We support Healing the Children Northeast and have done dental missions in Morocco and Jamaica. We also donate our time to the Mission of Mercy in Connecticut, participated in the New Fairfield Run, and sponsor our local sports teams”

Thank you for having confidence in Candlewood Dental Care of New Fairfield.

We look forward to serving you.

Practice Manager

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Lisa James

I’ve been a dental assistant and practice manager with Dr. Burio for more than 25 years. I especially enjoy being able to help even the most anxious patients feel comfortable enough to complete the dentistry needed for a healthy mouth and body. In my free time, I enjoy hiking, biking, kayaking, and spending time with my husband, our adult children, and our ‘furry family’.


Dental Hygienists

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Casey Cegielski

I’ve been a dental hygienist for more than 4 years. I am a graduate of the University of Bridgeport, Fones School of Dental Hygiene. I especially enjoy creating a comfortable atmosphere for our patients. In my free time, I enjoy staying physically active in fitness and spending time with family and friends.

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Jeanne Corso

I’ve been a registered dental hygienist for over 30 years; I graduated from the University of Bridgeport with a BS in 1996. I especially enjoy serving and education patients, and having fun. When I’m not brightening your smile I enjoy reading, mentoring, kayaking, golf, gardening, and spending time with family and friends.

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Bethany McLean

I graduated from the University of Bridgeport as a Registered Dental Hygienist in 2014. I especially enjoy building relationships with patients. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my husband and our dog Lily.


Dental Assistants

Dental Assistant Brittney

Brittney

I’ve been a dental assistant for more than 4 years. I enjoy helping patients achieve the beautiful smile they deserve! In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends on Candlewood Lake.

Michelle

This is my first year dental assisting. I graduated from Paul Smith’s college in 2012 with a science degree but have always wanted to work in health care. I especially enjoy working with our patients and making sure they are comfortable. In my free time, I enjoy watersports of all kinds, especially swimming and whitewater kayaking as well as spending time with my family, friends, and fiancé.


 Coordinators

 

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Cheryl Sieland

I’ve been a scheduling and treatment coordinator for 15 years. I especially enjoy working with patients to make it possible for them to receive the treatment they need to ensure a healthy lifestyle, when I’m not brightening your smile I enjoy traveling, spending time with my husband, family, and especially my four granddaughters.

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Janet Taylor

I’ve been a Re-Care specialist, and administrative support for 7 years, I especially enjoy getting big smiles from patients. When I’m not brightening your smile I enjoy spending time with my family and grandchildren.