Dental Staff

All professionals at Steven F. Hinchey, DMD maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Meet The Staff



Della, RDH BS

Della has been a member of our practice since January 2018. She graduated from University of Connecticut with a Biological Sciences Bachelors degree. She received her dental hygiene license from Briarwood College.

She has been working as a dental hygienist ever since. Della is very passionate about her career. Her top priority as a hygienist is to provide each patients with the care, education, and the support they need in order to reach optimal oral health. It is her personal goal to provide an atmosphere of comfort, care and trust for everyone she treats. When she is not in her active role of being a healthcare provider, Della enjoys traveling and making memories with her family.

Akanksha, RDH BS MS

Akanksha has been a part of our practice since March of 2018. Akanksha did her bachelors and masters in biological science from University of Maryland and received her dental hygiene degree from New York University. She is very passionate about patient care and works hard to help people achieve the ultimate oral health.

She says, " The favorite part of my job is to see people smile".   Hygiene allows her to have a personal relationship with her patients. She enjoys educating her patients and seeing their overall oral health improvement. Seeing them smile and feel confident makes her love what she does. Her goal is to instill and promote oral health. In her free time Akanksha likes to spend time with her family and friends. Her hobbies include travelling, cooking and music.


Lynn M. Woollacott, CDA

Lynn has been a Ct. resident all her life, and working as a dental assistant for the past 20 years. She also has 4 years of office management experience. She became certified by the Dental Assisting national board in 1996, and has since maintained her certification through annual continuing education courses and work experience. Lynn loves to learn new things every day from both Dr.s and patients. She enjoys using her vast experience and friendly demeanor to help patients feel at ease and confident in their dental care. In her free time she enjoys the study of physics, alternative medicine, cooking, couponing and is learning golf.



Gregory Hinchey, Administrative Assistant

Greg has been a member of our practice for the past five years assisting with insurance claims and supporting the staff with everything computer related. He graduated from Manchester Community College with an Associate of Science degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences and is one class away from a Bachelor of Science degree in Theoretical Meteorology from Western Connecticut State University. Greg plans on continuing school for his Master’s in Atmospheric Science or Meteorological Instrumentation. He has a passion for weather and strives to learn something new every day.

Greg enjoys forecasting weather for his friends and family and reading up on new science endeavors in the fields of physics, chemistry, meteorology, oceanography, computers, and technology. He is a trained weather spotter, a weather station operator, a student member of the AMS (American Meteorological Society) and CoCoRaHs (Community Collaborative Rain, Hail & Snow Network).



Marta, Certified Dental Assistant

Marta joined our practice in November 2018. She started working as a dental assistant in 2010. Since then she’s constantly improving her knowledge and skills to become the best in dental assisting. Marta is bilingual (English/Polish) and open minded person who always cares about the patients. She completed radiology certificate in 2010, followed by infection control certificate in 2015. Same year she became certified assistant by Dental Assisting National Board and she is maintaining her certificate by annual continuing education courses.

Marta loves to spend time with her family, do small house projects and take care of her garden. She likes to travel to her hometown in Poland.