Sofiya Malakova is the Executive Dental Hygienist and is a RDH (Registered Dental Hygienist). She has attended a dental hygiene SUNY Farmingdale in 1998 and has been practicing since then. She is part of the ADHA association, and has over 15 years of experience. She speaks Russian, Farsi, and Uzbek. Sofiya is also in charge of the Teeth Whitening department. “We use a different variety of whitening systems such as Boost, Zoom, Opalescence, and KoR (Permanent).” When asked why she loves her job, she said, “It is inspiring to see the outcomes of my work on my patients.”
Ebia Robles is a Dental Hygienist. She has been working at SFDC since 2013 and graduated from Hostos Community College. She also recently graduated with her 2nd degree in Health Services Administration. She feels great helping her patients love their smile again and strives to make her dental cleanings as pain-free and stress-free as possible. She also enjoys painting, decorating her home, and shopping.
Andrea Cisneros is a Dental Hygienist and has been working at SFDC since 2013. She attended NYU for her hygiene degree and is currently pursuing her bachelors. She is involved in preventive dentistry and gives regular cleanings to patients as well as teaching them about proper oral hygiene and maintaining great oral health. She loves the outdoors and is quite adventurous with hobbies like biking, swimming, and rock climbing. Her "happy place" and all-time favorite hobby, however, is yoga!
Neha is a Dental Hygienist. She has been working at SFDC since early 2014. She graduated from NYU’s dental hygiene program and is also a certified dentist in her home country, India. Her favorite part about being a hygienist is giving her patients the confidence to smile again. For fun, she LOVES to cook, spend quality time with her daughter teaching her new things, and painting pots and dishware, a popular hobby in India.