Myriam has been with Bouchard Dental since August of 2015. Although she has been in the dental field for 37 years, she began her career as a dental assistant, a position she held for 15 years, and then she went on to become an office manager. She has thoroughly enjoyed the many different patients she has met over the years and has watched many young patients become adults and start their own families. Born in Canada, Myriam became a U.S. citizen in 1993. She lives in Holyoke with her husband, Dan, and has two sons. In her free time, she enjoys shopping, going to the gym and family gatherings.
Heather has just started out her journey working in the dental field as a receptionist. She has spent her previous years working in the medical field and looks forward to her new pathway into dental. The patients and staff have already made her new journey very accommodating and enjoyable. She currently resides in Belchertown with her fiancé, Shawn. They welcomed their son, Caleb, into this world early January of 2018. Heather enjoys spending time with her family and looking for new spontaneous adventures to endeavor on the weekends. She’s very excited to start her new career journey at Bouchard Dental and looks forward to meeting all the patients.
Kayla has been a dental assistant for almost 13 years. She has been with Bouchard Dental since September of 2012. In that time, she has become a certified dental assistant and maintains her assisting license through the state of MA. Kayla enjoys helping patients with their smiles and giving them a laugh along the way. More recently, Kayla and Dr. Bouchard received their certification in Six Month Smiles. In addition to the training, Kayla has first-hand knowledge, being that she was one of Dr. Bouchard’s first ortho patients. Outside of the office, she loves traveling, spending time with friends and going to the beach as much as possible.
Samantha has been a registered Dental Hygienist since graduating at the top of her class from STCC in 2010. She has been happily working with Dr. Bouchard for the last 8 years. Sam is very passionate about helping her patients achieve happier healthier smiles and has loved getting to know all of her patients throughout the years. When not working, Sam is happiest at home with her husband Brian and son Vicente and is looking forward to the arrival of their daughter in August 2018.
Jessica is a 2005 graduate of the Quinsigamond Community College dental hygiene program in Worcester, and joined Bouchard Dental in 2015. With over 20 years of experience in dentistry, she has always valued the personal individual connection with patients which comes from the dental field. Jessica was born and raised in Western Massachusetts and enjoys traveling, especially to the beaches and mountains of New England. She and her husband are raising their daughter in the Sturbridge area, and Jessica frequently volunteers with her daughter’s school. When not otherwise busy, she can be found with a good book and a hot cup of tea.
Amanda has been a registered dental hygienist for 10 years and has been part of Dr. Bouchard’s team since August 2016. She studied dental hygiene at the University of New Haven where she received her associate’s degree in 2007 and her bachelor’s degree in 2008. Amanda was born and raised in Brimfield, which is known for its world famous antique flea market. She now calls West Springfield home. With her free time, Amanda enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and reading.