Our Staff

Dentists

Kailee Williams DMD

Dr WilliamsKailee Williams DMD, Clinical Director, is originally from upstate New York and attended Hamilton College for her undergraduate degree. She worked in Washington, D.C., as an orthodontic assistant for two years prior to attending the University of New England College of Dental Medicine.

Patient-centered care and public health are two of Dr. Williams's passions , and she strives to bring her passion into her practice every day.  Dr. Williams believes in comprehensive dental care and enjoys helping patients achieve healthy and beautiful smiles.

In her free time she enjoys reading, camping, crafting, singing, and a good Netflix binge with her cat, Vivian.

Marc Melnick DDS

Dr MelnickAfter more than 40 years of providing high-quality dental care to patients in New Jersey, Marc Melnick DDS has chosen to offer the same great care to patients in Central Maine. Dr. Melnick earned his dental degree at the NYU College of Dentistry and is an assistant clinical professor at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. He practices at the Waterville Community Dental Center one week a month and feels fortunate to be able to provide care for patients while working with a fantastic staff.

He enjoys the great state of Maine, skiing in the winter and eating lobster rolls in the summer. His wife is a psychologist, and he has two children, one in New York and one in California.

 

Hygienists

Hope

HopeHope is a caring, compassionate, experienced registered dental hygienist who has worked at the Waterville Community Dental Center since 2001.  A lifelong resident of Central Maine and a graduate of Fones School of Dental Hygiene at the University of Bridgeport in Bridgeport, Connecticut, she enjoys the bonds that she makes with  patients over her years of providing preventive dental treatment.

Hope enjoys spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, and going camping up north. During Maine's “Fair Season,” she can be found at various State of Maine Agricultural Fairs, usually in the livestock departments.       

Theresa

TheresaTheresa has been a dental hygienist since 2004 and has practiced at the Waterville Community Dental Center since 2011. She earned an associate's degree in applied science in dental hygiene at Monroe Community College in Rochester New York. She lives in Oakland with her 9-year-old daughter, and in her spare time she and her daughter like to craft.

 

Erica

EricaErica grew up in Lewiston, ME. She graduated from high school in 2004 and then pursued a dental hygiene degree at the University of New England.  Since graduation in  2007,  Erica has practiced in Maine and Colorado.  She holds a license to administer local anesthesia. 

In addition to her dental hygiene training, Erica has worked as an orthodontic assistant and a surgical assistant. She currently works as a full-time hygienist at the Waterville Community Dental Center and as a part-time surgical assistant for an area oral surgeon.

Outside of work, Erica enjoys going to camp and spending time on her boat. She spends her time running, doing yoga, kayaking, and going to the gym. Erica has three rescue cats that she loves dearly.

 

Ali

AliAli is a recent graduate of Gulf Coast Sate College in Florida.  She enjoys helping children and adults maintain healthy, beautiful smiles.

She recently returned to Maine after a few years away.  She enjoys exploring the great outdoors through hiking, kayaking and horseback riding.

 

Dental Assistants

Roxanna, Assistant and Reception

RoxannaRoxanna has been with the Waterville Community Dental Center as a dental assistant since 2017, helping the doctors create and maintain patients' beautiful smiles. Aside from assisting, she also helps reception with insurance and scheduling.

Roxanna is enrolled in the University of Maine at Augusta's dental hygiene program and expects to graduate in 2022. In her free time, she enjoys shopping and spending time with her husband and their two dogs, Kiwi and Diesel.

Front Office Staff

Jessica Pelotte, Executive Director

JessJessica Pelotte started at Waterville Community Dental Center in 2012 as a receptionist. In her current role as executive director, she oversees the general operations of the Center. She is committed to making every experience at the practice a positive one for patients and their families, striving to meet their unique needs.

Outside of the office, she enjoys being active: boating, snowshoeing, walking, traveling, and shopping. She lives with her husband, her stepson, the family's two dogs, Griffin and Keely, and their cat, Bella.

Angela, Receptionist

AngelaAngela has only recently become part of the dental world but enjoys it. She has a 7 year old daughter named Harper and two step sons named Mason and Holdyn. Her other half is Edward as well. She very much enjoys working at this office and feels everyone here is absolutely wonderful.

Tarah, Receptionist

TarahTarah resides in Mount Vernon with her 3-year old daughter, Hannah and partner, Chris. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education from Endicott College. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, outdoor activities, exercising, listening to live music and reading. She's worked in the dental field for 6 years as a front desk associate. She likes building relationships with others and making them smile.

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Hours

7:30am – 5pm Mon.

7:30am – 5pm Tue.

7:30am – 5pm Wed.

7:30am – 5pm Thu.

Contact Us

Waterville Community Dental Center

2 Evergreen Drive
Oakland, ME 04963

(207) 861-5801
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