Kevin Gagliardi, DMD & Associates
Family Dentistry For All in Mercer County, PA
Our staff is the best there is...bar none! With many years of collective work experience in the field of dentistry, they have seen every kind of dental case and are able to help you in any kind of situation!
Training and Expertise : As your dental health professionals, we want you to be confident knowing that we are a team of highly trained and skilled clinicians. We pride ourselves in providing the care you need to keep your smile healthy and beautiful. To give you the best possible service and results, we are committed to continual education and learning. We attend dental lectures, meetings, and dental conventions to stay informed of new techniques, the latest products, and the newest equipment that a modern dental office can utilize to provide state-of-the-art dental care. Also, being members of various professional dental associations helps us to care for our patients in the best way possible. us to stay abreast of the changes and recommendations for our profession.
A Positive Experience : Building a foundation of trust by treating our patients as special individuals is vital to our success. We understand how uneasy some patients may feel about their dental visits, and how we can make a difference in providing a relaxing and positive experience. Our entire team is dedicated to providing you with excellent, personalized care and service to make your visits as comfortable and pleasant as possible.
We thank you for allowing us to take care of your dental needs and look forward to serving you.
Meet the Team. Personally and Professionally. Passion with a Purpose.
Gerald Leighty - Office Manager and Financial/Insurance Coordinator
Beginning in January of 2015, Gerald joined our team as Office Manager for Dr. Kevin Gagliardi and Associates Dental Practice.
His childhood years were spent growing up in New Wilmington, where he attended Mercer area schools. Although a life long Pennsylvania resident he avidly roots for the Dallas Cowboys, but on occasion supports the home town team, the Pittsburgh Steelers. (dont have a choice, my wife is a diehard Pittsburgh fan). Gerald is the father of four and the proud grandfather of six. In his free time he enjoys singing, fishing and of course, spending time with his family. He and his wife enjoy visiting local and, not so local, wineries. "There is nothing like a Saturday road trip to discover a new winery or brewery."
Gerald has worked several years in corporate dentistry as a treatment plan coordinator and was promoted to branch manager. He is here to make our patients' experience as stress free and comfortable as possible. Specializing with dental insurance and financing options, helping our patients recieve the care they want and deserve is his personal goal. " I am here to help, please allow me to help you. Your health and smile are most important to me! "
Olivia Rock - Schedule Coordinator
Olivia graduated summa cum laude in 2013 from Slippery Rock University and is currently putting her skill set acquired there into the Schedule Coordinator position. Olivia is strongly patient service oriented and strives to make sure every detail of the scheduling process is perfect and patient friendly ! It is her energy and bright, welcoming smile that lets the patients know they chose the right dental office for all their dental needs.
When not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as her tri-pod cat Rocky and black ladrador Bo. She loves all things health and beauty related and has recently started gardening and cooking in her spare time.
Her goals are to provice excellent customer care, prompt attention to scheduling issues, and make your visits comfortable and even enjoyable.
Stephanie Albert, RDH – Dental Hygienist and Hygiene Coordinator
Stephanine is a 2012 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh Dental Hygiene Program. She earned her associates degree in dental hygiene and local anesthesia permit. While in school she attended seminars to become a tobacco cessation specialist. Steph is becoming a superstar hygienist whom all her patients value their time together.
Stephanie spends her time with her family, especially her newest addtition, baby Everett. She also enjoys gardening, going to the gym and relaxing with her dog and cat! Stephanie looks forward to establishing and growing relationships with her patients.
Nikki Roman, RDH – Dental Hygienist
As a recent graduate of Youngstown State Dental Hygiene School, Nikki brings an unmistakeable passion and energy to our office. Nikki consistently attends any and every seminar or course she can find to broaden her knowledge of dental hygiene. She loves to travel with her boyfriend and her healthy and active lifetstyle has inspired patients and our staff.
Her goals are to provide quality treatment for our patients and further the patient understanding of the importance of oral hygiene.
Sheri Molinatto– Dental Assistant
Sheri has worked as a dental assistant in northeast Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania for 38 years. She has attended numerous seminars over the years to remain current in dentistry and new techniques. She is certified in dental radiography and CPR. Sheri is excellent at her position and is passionate about dentistry and helping patients with their dental health. Her relationship with the patients is undoubtedly strong, Sheri will put you first and make you feel comfortable and relaxed.
She was born and raised in Howland, Ohio, where she raised her family and still makes her home. She and her husband Dean have five grown children and three grandchildren. She enjoys gardening, photography, traveling, and home wine making. She especially enjoys spending time with her granddaughter Margo and her little dog Luci.
Karen Jackson, RDH – Dental Hygienist
Karen started her dental career in 2000, where she started working as a dental office receptionist. It was there her love for dentistry really grew. After graduating from Greenville High School in 2001, she went on to become a dental hygienist. Karen attended Youngstown State University Dental Hygiene Program and graduated in 2004. Since then she has continued her education by becoming certified in Dental Laser Technology and has obtained her Local Anesthesia Certification. Karen also is a registered Public Dental Hygiene Practitioner with the Sate of PA.
Karen has been working with Dr. Gagliardi's office since 2005, where she gets to see patients of all ages. Her passion is to educate her patients so they may have a positive experience with long lasting quality dental care.
Karen and her husband, Dave have two young boys and a daughter. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and attending church events at Bethel Life Worship Center. Karen also has undertaken a new venture in providing day care to the youth of the greater Greenville area. We support her in this, and wish her the best.