Meet Our Team
Colleen Hukowski, Front Desk Administrator, has been with Dr. Antonellis for over 30 years. Our patients are greeted by Colleen’s warm and friendly smile when they first walk in the door. She schedules patient appointments, handles payment and coordinates all insurance. Colleen completes the initial parent conference by reviewing the various appointment types based on the suggested course of treatment, as well as setting up a payment schedule that is most convenient for our families.
Colleen received her degree in Dental Assisting from the Dental Studies Institute. She is a certified Orthodontic Assistant with a NJ Radiology license, as well as a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) with expanded functions. Colleen is CPR certified.
On a personal note, Colleen is married with three children. She is well known to brag about and spoil her beautiful grandchildren. She also enjoys gardening and music in her spare time.
Kelly Fischer, Practice Treatment Coordinator, has been with Montville Orthodontic Associates for more than 20 years. Kelly is a seasoned assistant and personally guides our patients through their orthodontic experience from records to retention. She gives guidance and instruction to the other assistants to ensure efficiency with our patient’s orthodontic appointments.
Kelly received her degree in Dental Assisting from the Dental Studies Institute. She is a certified Orthodontic Assistant and Radiology Technologist, as well as a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) with expanded functions. Kelly also obtained certification though the DANB (Dental Assisting National Board) for Commitment to Dental Assisting Excellence and Dedication to Quality Patient Care. She is also CPR certified.
As administrator of our Oral Hygiene Program sponsored by Oral B®, she can be seen offering personalized brushing instructions to our patients. The program provides patient’s entering into comprehensive treatment with a kit containing a SmartSeries 5000 electronic toothbrush, specially designed orthodontic brush heads and a Pro Health oral rinse. With Kelly’s enthusiasm for good oral health, this program has been well received by our patients.
Kelly is the proud mother of two beautiful daughters, Grace & Hailey.
Ahiskel Zambrano has been with our team for over 2 years. She received her certification in Dental Assisting and Radiology Technology from Fortis Institute. Ahiskel is also a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) and CPR certified.
As a fully credentialed assistant, Ahiskel assists with all patient orthodontic care including mechanical adjustments and diagnostic records. She is also liason to our orthodontic laboratories for fabrication of retainers and other orthodontic appliances. Ahiskel loves everything about her job, especially meeting new patients and helping to create beautiful smiles!
Ahiskel is married to David and they have two beautiful daughters, Michelle and Nicole. She enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Anafaye Vandenberg has been with our practice for over a year. She is a graduate of Berdan Institute with certifications in Dental Assisting and Radiology Technology, and is also a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) and CPR certified.
As a fully certified Incognito™ specialist, she assists Dr. Antonellis with all lingual bandings and mechanical adjustments. In addition, Anayfaye completes diagnostic records and provides instructions to ensure good oral hygiene to all of our patients. She has unique insight into managing lingual braces, since she was treated as an adult with these types of braces. Our patients love her positive attitude and the ability to put them and their parents at ease.
Anafaye is married to Deaven and are proud parents to their son, Caden. She also enjoys hiking with her two dogs, Blue & Bam.
Yoqueily “Kelly” De Jesus
Yoqueily “Kelly” De Jesus is the newest addition to our team. She is a graduate of American Dental Institute with certifications in Dental Assisting and Radiology Technology, as well as being a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) with CPR certification. She comes to us with over 10 years of experience in the dental/orthodontic field.
Kelly is also a fully certified Incognito™ specialist and assists Dr. Antonellis with bandings and mechanical adjustments for our lingual patients. She also assists with traditional brace adjustments and completing diagnostic records for our patients. Kelly has a great attitude, along with a wonderful chair side manner.
Aside from orthodontics, Kelly enjoys spending time with her dog Oreo, her family, and friends. She also has a great interest in biking, hiking, and painting.