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Erina Eccher, D.D.S.
Dr. Eccher is a graduate of the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, Class of 1999. At graduation, she was honored with the Certificate of Merit from the American Society of Dentistry for Children. In 2001, she completed a two-year pediatric residency from the Childrenís Hospital in Buffalo. She is currently and member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association.
Since 2002, Dr. Eccher has been involved with the dental screenings for the Special Olympics. Furthermore, she shows her devotion to helping others by her involvement in the Glens Falls mission, an organization that provides dental and medical care in Nueva Santa Rosa, Guatemala. She has completed three missions, one in which her role was dental team leader in April 2007.
Bridgette Grugan is a 1998 graduate from Hudson Valley Community College with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been practicing since 1998 encouraging children and adolescents to maintain a healthy oral hygiene. Bridgette is a mother of three children, a daughter Sydney and twins, Ryan and Rylee.
Bridgette has been employed with Dr.Moran since 1998 and enjoys her job very much. Her favorite aspect of work is the bond that she has created among herself, the staff, and her patients.
Vicki Miller is a graduate of the Monroe Community College Dental Hygiene program in Rochester, New York. She has been practicing since 1994. Working in both adult and pediatric practices. She is a mother of two, Nick and Samantha.
Vicki has been with Dr. Moran since 1994. Some of her favorite things about Dr. Moranís office have been seeing her patients grow up and the great staff Dr. Moran has assembled over the years.
Courtney Peek is a graduate of the Hudson Valley Community College Dental Hygiene Program. She began her relationship with the practice 18 years ago as a patient, and acquired a passion for working with pediatrics in the oral hygiene field. This was due to the compassion and individual attention that she had been given in the practice as a child.
Courtney started as a part time assistant working with Drs. Moran and Eccher. At the time she was attending hygiene school as a full time student. She graduated from Hudson Valley's hygiene program in June 2008 and is now practicing as a hygienist full time. The qualities she enjoys the most about her job are the dedication of the staff and working with children and young adults.
Laura Tubbs started working for Drs. Moran & Eccher in 2001 as a pediatric dental assistant. Due to her continued interest in dentistry and education, she pursued a degree in Dental Hygiene, graduating from Hudson Valley Community College in 2010. She is also the mother of Leah and Ryan.
Laura attributes her love of the dental field due to the practice and patients she has met over the years. She currently works part-time for Drs. Moran & Eccher, as well as in general practice. She is also a clinical faculty member at the Hudson Valley Community College Dental Hygiene Department.
April Alex has been in the dental field since 1997 and with Dr. Moran since 2004. She has worked in both Orthodontic and Pediatric Dental offices. She is the mother of three children; Alyssa, Devin and Savannah.
Her favorite thing about working for Dr. Moran and Dr. Eccher is watching the staff use their experience and skills to transform a dental visit into a positive and fun experience.
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