The Staff at Applewood Family Dentistry
Our highly trained staff brings many years of experience to the practice to best serve your dental needs. If there are any ways that we can make your experience more pleasant, please let us know. We strive to serve you in the best way possible!
Lisha, Office Manager
Lisha graduated from Hesser Business College with an Associates Degree in Secretarial Science. She has been working in the dental field for over 17 years and her experience processing dental claims allows her to assist patients to maximize their benefits. She works with patients that may need guidance navigating through financial options and has extensive knowledge having worked with both Care Credit and Cherry Financing over the years. When Lisha is not in the office she spends her time with her two daughters, Megan and Molly, often traveling together and in the Spring of 2023 she welcomed her first grandson! In addition to reading books, camping, kayaking, hiking and snow shoeing, Lisha and her partner John enjoy their shared interests of attending concerts, travelling and spending quality time with their growing families.
John, Dental Hygienist
John is a father of two growing up kids, is a native to New Hampshire and has been a hygienist for over 20 years. When he’s not dancing along teeth he likes to dabble in woodworking, fix old sewing machines and prevent his two yellow labs from creating any more havoc.
Jen, Dental Hygienist
Jen, one of our dental hygienists, has been with Applewood Family Dentistry since January of 2017. She graduated from the University of New England and has been practicing for 19 years. She and her hubby have lived here in Barrington for the past 11 years. They have four children (two sets of twins) that keep them busy and a little bit crazy. When she’s not scrubbing teeth or taking care of kiddos she enjoys outside activities, scrapbooking, traveling and spending time with family and friends.
Cassie, Dental Assistant
Cassie works as a dental assistant here at Applewood and joined the team in the fall of 2021. Cassie takes pride in providing friendly, efficient and quality care to our patients alongside Dr. Westbrook. Her favorite parts of her job as a DA are implant and extraction appointments. You'll find her here with a smiling face ready to help whenever she can. Cassie grew up in Newburyport, Massachusetts and made her way here to New Hampshire as a teenager. She and her boyfriend Jake share a son, Zander, who always keeps her on her toes. When she's not here she's busy keeping up with her little one's sports, skiing and other adventures with her family.
Leah, Dental Assistant
Leah, a Barrington native, has been a Dental Assistant since 2017. She enjoys making the dental experience more comfortable with patients, expanding her knowledge and working as a team to provide excellent dental care. When she is not in the office, you can find her relaxing with her cat Joplin, reading, baking or enjoying outdoor activities such as hiking and camping with family and friends.