Our Team

Alison Gomes, DMD.

Alison Gomes, DMD

– Board Certified Pediatric Dentist

Alison grew up in Rhode Island and was inspired to become a dentist by her childhood orthodontist.  She obtained her doctorate of dental medicine with honors from Tufts University. While at Tufts University Alison won the award for Clinical Excellence in Oral Pathology and was inducted in to  Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society.  Alison then went on to complete a residency in General Dentistry in Syracuse New York before beginning her dental practice.  After working alongside a pediatric dentist for 3 years, she decided to pursue training in pediatric dentistry and completed her pediatric dental training at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville Pennsylvania where she was trained in providing comprehensive dental care to children including those with special health care needs.   Alison enjoys reading and spending time with her family and her dog Indiana.

Anthony Pasquale, DMD.

Anthony Pasquale, DMD

Anthony grew up outside of Buffalo New York and discovered his passion for dentistry while shadowing his family dentist.  He obtained his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Tufts University in Boston Massachusetts.  For six years Dr. Pasquale practiced dentistry at the Veterans Administration in Bath New York where his duties included serving veterans in assisted living facilities, as well as, disabled and returning veterans. Following his government service, Dr. Pasquale transitioned to private practice dentistry where he was an associate for a short time before he and his wife, Dr. Alison Gomes, acquired Northwood Family Dental Center.  Anthony enjoys being outdoors with his dog Indiana.

Karen aka “KT”, RDH


hygenist5Karen has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 1991. She attended Bristol Community College in Fall River, Massachusetts where she studied dental hygiene and received her Associate of Science degree. In her tenure as a full time hygienist, she continued to take post graduate training in monitoring and administration of nitrous oxide, administration of local anesthesia and orthodontic assisting. Karen enjoys reading and all of the outdoor activities NH has to offer with her husband Neil and two children.

Julie, RDH


JulieJulie has been involved in the dental field for over 20 years. Julie went to NHTI for dental assisting only to later to return to complete the dental hygiene program. She became licensed in administering local anesthesia in 2008. Julie has spent most of her hygiene career in periodontal practices. Since coming to NFDC more than 3 years ago, she has thoroughly enjoyed the dynamics of a family practice. She loves working with all ages and getting to know the families. Outside of work, Julie loves being outdoors, reading and spending time with her husband and son.

Maegan, Office Manager


hygenist3Maegan has been a dental administrator for over 10 years. She enjoys working directly with patients to make their experience comfortable and positive through her dental knowledge. Maegan has been with the Northwood team for two years. When not working she enjoys various outdoor activities, spending time with her family, friends and animals.

Jyll, CDA


hygenist2Jyll is a 2001 Certified Dental Assistant graduate from NHTI. She is married with two adorable children. In her time away from work, Jyll enjoys watching her children play basketball and soccer.

Megan, CDA

meganMegan has been a certified Dental Assistant for over 2 years. She attended NHTI where she received her Certificate in Dental Assisting and Associates in Science.  She has spent her dental assisting career working in pediatrics.  What is most rewarding to her is making children feel comfortable by having a fun and positive experience at the dentist.  When not working, Megan enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, and spending time with her family.

Tracy, Front Desk



Tracy is the newest member of out team and is a Northwood native.  She has been in the health care profession for over a decade and brings

along a wealth of clinical and patient care experience.  Tracy enjoys spending time with her family and watching her children’s athletic games.