Our Team

Our advanced implant periodontal surgical team is led by Dr. Schmidt, a highly experienced board certified dental specialist who has benefited from a very unique and special training in Periodontology. However, as with any team we are made up of many other members each playing their individual role to make your experience a great one.

Holly

Holly

Office Manager

Holly joined our office in December of 2011. Since then, she has been in charge of all financial aspects in the office including patient billing & insurance records as well as providing staff support for our team. She designs our quarterly newsletter & marketing materials.
She is currently the secretary to CE Chair for the Berkshire District Dental Society as well as a member of the American Association of Dental Office Management.
She currently resides in the Berkshires with her husband Michael and their son Grayson.

Margaretmary

Margaretmary

Treatment Coordinator

Margaretmary is a Certified Dental Assistant, specializing in periodontal assisting. She is an active member of the Dental Assisting National Board.
Our new patients meet with she and Dr. Schmidt at their initial consultations. She treatment plans with the doctor and schedules surgical procedures accordingly. Margaretmary joined the office in 2011, and previously worked for Dr. Stuart Sandrew and has been in the dental field for 36 years. She has extensive knowledge in periodontal procedures, including guided implant cases. Her expertise is second to none.
Margaretmary lives in Dalton with her husband, David and their dog Dakota. She has three grown children.

Marlee

Marlee

Dental Assistant

Marlee Meczywor began at our practice in 2012 and returned to us in 2015 as a Certified Dental Assistant. She resides in Adams, Massachusetts, where she lives with her son Cole. She graduated from Hoosac Valley High School in 2010. She enjoys spending time with her family, fishing and hiking in the Berkshires.

Mary

Mary

Registered Dental Hygienist

Mary earned her Associates degree in dental hygiene from Hudson Valley Community College in Troy, New York. After working in general dentistry, she joined the periodontal practice of Stuart H. Sandrew in 1984. She has been working with Dr. Schmidt since he opened his practice in 2011.

Mary is CPR/AED certified and is licensed to administer local anesthesia.

Heather

Heather

Registered Dental Hygienist

Heather has specialized in periodontal maintance since 2006 and joined Dr. Schmidt in 2011. She earned her Associate's Degree in dental hygiene from Hudson Valley Community College located in Troy, New York. She is CPR certified and received her permit L for admistering local anesthesia in 2016 from Quinsigamond Community College.

Heather resides in Cheshire with her husband, Corey, their daughter Brynna and dog, Winnie.

Kayla

Kayla

Dental Hygienist

Kayla graduated from Vermont Technical College in Williston, Vermont with a bachelor's degree in dental hygiene in 2014. Kayla has since worked as a hygienist in general dentistry and joined our team in 2017. She has her license to administer local anesthesia.

When not working she enjoys skiing, kayaking, and going for hikes. Kayla grew up in Stamford, Vermont and now resides in Lanesboro, Massachusetts, with her husband and dog, Shiloh.

Shay

Shay

Dental Hygienist

Shay graduated from Hudson Valley Community College in 2008 and received my license to administer local anesthesia from Mount Ida in 2011. She is also CPR/AED certified. Shay joined Dr. Schmidt's practices in 2012. She is licensed to administer local anesthesia.

When not practicing dental hygiene, Shay enjoys spending time with friends and family. She is a football fan who loves taking long hikes with her dog, Mugsy.

Lauren

Lauren

Dental Assistant

Graduated from Porter and Chester with her certificate for dental assisting, Lauren has been working in the dental field since 2017. Beginning her career working in pediatric and general dentistry, lauren joined the periodontal field with us in fall of 2018. Lauren grew up in Russell MA and now resides in Chester MA with her dog Callie.

Tiffany Witto

Tiffany Witto

Dental Assistant

Tiffany joined our office in 2019. She assists our surgical staff and treatment coordinator. She keeps the schedule running on time and has excelled in her role at our office.

Jessie Mazzeo

Jessie Mazzeo

Patient Relations

Jessie joined our office in 2019 as our front desk receptionist. She is the first friendly face you see upon entering the office. She assists with a host of important front office jobs. She owns and operates her own farm with her husband and three children in Cheshire, Massachusetts.

Erich C. Schmidt, D.M.D. Periodontist 435 South Street, Pittsfield, MA. 413-445-4592

271 Main Street, Great Barrington, MA 413-644-8894 (Mondays)

Board Certified Periodontist