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.



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.



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.



Valerie, Certified Dental Assistant

Valerie has been a Dental assistant since 1987 and has 7 years front desk experience. In 1996 she received her radiology certificate and in 2018 she was certified in infection control. Her gentle touch and friendly chair side manner helps patients feel more relaxed and comfortable during their procedure.On the weekends she enjoys spending time with her family especially her two grandchildren Emma and Aria and in her spare time she works out at the gym.