Our Team

Meet Our Dentist and Staff Team Members

Meet Our Doctor

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals who are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us. Please meet our team or professionals below.

Dr. Carlivette X. Santamaria

General & Cosmetic Dentist

Graduated with the highest honors from Saint Anselm College and completed her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. Subsequently, she completed a General Practice Residency at Boston Medical Center. Dr. Santamaria has since been practicing General Dentistry and Cosmetic Dentistry in the Boston and Southern NH area. She provides care for medically compromised adult patients at Franciscan Hospital for Children, where she currently maintains hospital privileges to enable treatment under general anesthesia. She is also well-versed in Cosmetic Dentistry, Implants and fixed prosthodontics. Her expansive treatment of involved restorative cases over the years has allowed her to create new smiles for patients young and old.

Manchester has been Dr. Santamaria’s stomping ground since she was 11 years old, when she came to the US with her family from Venezuela. Having graduated from Manchester’s own Memorial High School, she is delighted to be back in the area to provide exceptional Comprehensive Dental care to the greater Manchester area.

Dr. Santamaria enjoys traveling and spending time with her family. In her spare time, she stays active with exercising, hiking and biking.

Meet Our Team

Shane Lazar

Office Manager

Shane has been assisting with patient administration, account and insurance management, and scheduling for many years in her Dad’s dental practice. She’s a Registered Dietitian, a Certified Personal Trainer, and an experienced fitness coach who has combined these careers while raising three wonderful children. Her vivacious attitude and caring personality have contributed to the comfort and convenience of our patients, who always appreciate Shane’s cheerful concern.

Beatriz, RDH


Beatriz started as a dental assistant and continued her education in dental hygiene. She graduated from MCC Dental Hygiene Program in 2015 with highest honors. She has worked in the fields of general, endodontic, and periodontal dentistry for over 18 years. She is very dedicated to the dental health care profession and making sure all of her patients feel comfortable and happy with their smile. She loves to travel, and most of all, spending time with her family.


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