We love what we do, and it shows on our faces—it seems we’re always smiling around here. You’ll find our staff is friendly and upbeat, and we’ll do our best to make your visit comfortable and fun while continuing to provide the highest quality dental care. Don’t be surprised if it’s the best time you’ve had in a dental office!


Aline Sattin, CDA, Office Administrator

Aline has been working with Dr. Ficarelli at Pediatric Dental Associates for the past 34 years. 

She likes to volunteer and work with children and the elderly. Previously, Aline served as a facilitator for the Circle, an organization for children that lost a parent on 9/11.

Aline has two grown adult children of her own and twin grandsons. She loves to power walk, read, shop and cook. 


Clinical Staff

Our dedicated and motivated staff has one primary goal—your utmost comfort! We feel it’s important that you understand the treatment that you’ll be receiving so that you can relax during the procedure. Our staff is eager to answer any questions regarding your dental care. Please feel free to share with us your needs and concerns.

Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. Our dental assistants and hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on staying on the cutting edge of dentistry and patient communication. They are excited about what they are doing, have high standards of quality and integrity, and are motivated to achieve the best results for our family of patients.


 Business Staff

Our business staff will assist you with billing and insurance matters, including helping determine your benefits and out of pocket expenses. This department will also work with you to provide your child with a productive appointment that is convenient for your schedule, and more importantly, an appointment time that is in the best interest of your child and specific treatment needs.