Dr. Jessica Saliba
Dr. Jess is the newest addition to the Boiano Dental Team! Growing up, she always knew two things; she loved medicine and working with children. After her mom immigrated as a dentist from Syria, Jess was inspired to pursue a career in dentistry. Being the oldest of four, she opted to stay in her home state of New Jersey to double major in Biology and French literature at Rutgers University. A Northeasterner at heart, Dr. Jess wanted her 20s to be lived out in the Northeast’s biggest cities.
She attended Harvard School of Dental Medicine. After graduating, she completed her general practice residency at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital in the Bronx. From there she moved to Philadelphia to work at a private pediatric dental practice for a year which kickstarted her future career in pediatrics. She returned to the city that felt like home, New York and completed her two year pediatric dental specialty training at Mount Sinai Hospital.
When she is not spending time getting to know all the kiddos on her schedule, Dr. Jess loves to travel around the world, hunt down the best food spots, work out and spend time with her husband, family and friends.
Sheila Wall is a Bronx native, graduate of MSU and Lehman College who has worked in the dental field since 1982; first as an assistant and eventually as an office manager. Although she pursued many other businesses in her spare time, she never left dentistry. Sheila enjoys interacting with patients and assisting them in receiving excellent dental care.
Sheila currently lives in Yonkers with her husband of 28 years. She has two beautiful daughters and four amazing grandchildren. She loves spending time with family and close friends and is grateful for all the new “family and friends” she has made at Boiano Dental Group!
Laura began her dental career as a dental assistant 15 years ago. She received her dental assistant certification from Auxiliary Dental School in Hawthorne, NY. During her first job, in addition to being an assistant, Laura began learning dental administrative duties. She eventually found herself in the front of the office more than the back, and found that is where she preferred to be. Laura really enjoys greeting the patients, and is an integral part of keeping the office running smoothly.
Laura was born and raised in Woodlawn section of the Bronx. She has been living in Westchester county for the past 20 years, with her husband and 2 children.
In her free time, Laura enjoys spending time with her friends and family. She loves the outdoors, water parks, beach and a good BB-Q.
Lead Dental Assistant
Annalisa began her dental career in 2015 when she graduated with honors from the Westchester School for Dental. She has been an integral member of the Boiano Dental team since 2017. Her ability to make patients comfortable and put them at ease during surgical procedures makes her a favorite of our patients. Annalisa’s attention to detail and ability to also work at the front desk makes her an outstanding team player. Annalisa was born and raised in the Bronx where she currently resides with her two beautiful children and their pitbull, Hazel.
In her free time she enjoys spending time with her daughter and son, working out, dancing and cooking traditional Italian meals with her family.
Connie’s passion and love of dentistry started over 30 years ago. She was trained as a dental assistant and took her national boards to become certified. After working in her first dental office, she joined a Staffing Company where she had the opportunity to work with many dentists in all specialties.
Connie is cross-trained for the front desk and assisting and she loves both. She is the proud mom of Christopher (16) and Mia (9). She definately a great asset to Boiano Dental.
Theresa originally hails from Massachusetts and has been living in New York for 10 years. She is a graduate of Iona College with a Bachelors degree in English. She has worked in the service industry
for many years and now she is dedicating her talents to Boiano Dental Group.
Theresa lives in the Bronx with her soulmate Brian and their fur babies Artie and Puffy.
Jessica Leigh, RDH
Jessica was born and raised in NYC but has been living in Westchester county, raising her children, for the past 17 years. She began her dental career 25 years ago, working as a dental assistant for a periodontal office. Jessica attended NYC Technical College in Brooklyn and graduated with honors in 1999. She is currently furthering her dental education at Farmingdale State College and also takes continuing education courses to maintain and hone her skills. Jessica is extremely friendly, and is caring and sensitive to her patient’s needs and concerns. She will make your hygiene appointment comfortable and very pleasant.
In her free time, Jessica enjoys spending quality time with her family. Her hobbies and interests include target practice, strength training, dance and travel. She is also a certified yoga teacher and spends her summers doing yoga on the beach.
Jessica Miano, RDH
Jessica was born and raised in the Bronx, New York. She was inspired to become a dental hygienist while she was in high school where she was working as a dental assistant. In 2014, she finished the dental hygiene program at Hostos Community College with honors. She was the recipient of the "Albert H. Stevenson Award" the highest honor for academic and clinical proficiency. She also served on student council and was the Vice President of her graduating class.
Jessica joined the practice in 2016 and enjoys being a part of Dr. Boiano’s dental team. She also has been a patient of Dr. Boiano’s since 1998. Her favorite part of being a hygienist is getting to educate patients about how to better their oral health while also encouraging improved overall health at the same time.
Jessica is married to her high school sweetheart; Rocco and they have a mini bulldog named Zoey. In her spare time, she volunteers at NYC bulldog rescue where she helps bulldogs find their forever homes. She enjoys golfing and cheering on the New England Patriots during football season! Go Pats!
Rosetta Violetti, RDH
Rosetta was born and raised in the Bronx, New York. She was first introduced to the dental industry while in high school. After a few years of working as a dental assistant, she decided to pursue her career in dental hygiene.
In 2014, she graduated from Hostos Community College with an Associate in Dental Hygiene. Throughout her studies, Rosetta was on the Deans List and graduated top ten in her class. She also received the Patterson Award along with a gold medal from the Hostos Honor Convocation for her outstanding proficiency and commitment to the dental hygiene profession.
Rosetta joined our office in February of 2018. She is an all around team player who knows and understands the many aspects of dentistry. Her calm, gentle and easy-going manner has been appreciated and welcomed by patients and staff.
In her time away from the dental chair, Rosetta likes working out, traveling, decorating (with the help of Pinterest) and going to Met games with her high school sweetheart/husband, Carl.
Michelle Sieber, RDH
Michelle Sieber RDH, a lifelong resident of the Bronx, has been working as a hygienist for 30 years. Upon first graduating from the Dental Hygiene program at New York City Technical College she worked 10 years for a periodontist on Central Park South. After taking 3 years off to be a stay at home mom she was able to secure hygiene positions right here in the neighborhood she calls home. A lover of animals she helps out rescue organizations as much as she can. She considers herself a pretty boring “Bronx girl” but yet is always busy running around the neighborhood doing something. Working so close to home she gets to spend more time with her husband, daughter and 3 cats. She has been with the Boiano team 6 years now.
Elias Asevedo, AAS, RG
Originally from Queens, I moved to the Bronx when I was 16. I graduated from New York City College of Technology in 2019 with my Associates in Applied Science in Dental Laboratory Technology, with a certification as a Recognized Graduate. I am an inducted member of the National Society of Leadership and Success. I am currently pursuing my BS in Biochemistry at City College of New York. In addition to English, I am fluent in Greek and Portuguese. My hobbies include basketball, soccer, chess, and spending time with my family. I have been working at Boiano Dental since April 2019.
Carmine Gizzo is a Senior Lab Technician that has resided in Southern Westchester his entire life. He grew up in Eastchester, NY and quickly commenced his professional dental career at the age of 21 attending Kerpel School of Dental Technology to further his knowledge in the field. After graduating, he had begun working for various dental labs throughout Westchester and New Jersey, further expanding his experience and craft. At the age of 30, he founded his own business that ran for over three decades performing high quality dental restorations. Through his time there, he continued to develop his craftsmanship and adapted to newer technologies as they arose. As of June of 2019 Carmine joined the Boiano Dental Group to continue offering experienced, quality restorations to customers daily. Carmine enjoys time with his wife, children and grandchildren, tinkering with his American classic cars and outdoor activities such as fishing and biking.