Meet Our Team
Patricia Breen, DMD
With over 22 years of experience, Dr. Patricia Breen is a compassionate dentist who offers comprehensive, high quality gentle dental care in her state-of-the-art practice.
Dr. Breen completed her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the Boston School of Graduate Dentistry in 1995. She is a member of the Suffolk County Dental Association, New York State Dental Association, American Dental Association, Progressive Orthodontics Fellowship and Implant Fellowship.
Dr. Breen and her staff are proud of the warm patient-friendly environment they have created and of the lifelong relationships they have built with multi-generational families in the area. She welcomes patients of all ages and looks forward to meeting you and offering you the professional, caring and pain free oral health care that you deserve.
Elyse Patrella, DDS
Elyse Patrella is a graduate of New York University College of Dentistry. Looking for a change of scenery, she completed a general residency in Bangor, Maine. A Long Island native, she returned to pursue a career in private practice. She is an active member of the Nassau County Dental Society and continues to take courses to further her knowledge in the field of dentistry. In her spare time, Dr Patrella enjoys running and crocheting.
Francine Stavros, RDH
Fran Stavros graduated from the dental hygiene program at SUNY Farmingdale in 1997. She has been employed by Hills Park Dental since 2005. Fran enjoys working with the patients who come to our office and providing them with care and hygiene.
Tara Fitzgerald, RDH
Tara M Fitzgerald is a licensed dental hygienist for the past 14 years and graduated from SUNY Farmingdale. Tara is currently certified to administer nitrous oxide, local anesthesia, CPR and laser dentistry. Tara’s been working in the dental field since she was 16 years old. As a hygienist, she enjoys working one on one with her patients, educating patients about oral health and proper home care techniques. When not at work you will catch Tara doing yoga, surfing, snowboarding or training for a marathon.