Meet the team
Originally from Hawaii, Rachel relocated to Pittsburgh to pursue
her career in dentistry. From the beginning Rachel had a passion for patient care and dentistry as both of her parents are dentists in Maui. She attended the University of Pittsburgh Dental Hygiene Program where she received her Dental Hygiene Certificate as well as certification for the administration of local anesthesia. She also earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Pittsburgh. Go Panthers! When she isn’t brushing and flossing her teeth, you can find Rachel at PNC Park or Heinz Field cheering on her favorite Pittsburgh teams! Rachel is passionate about promoting oral health in our community and she brings the “Aloha Spirit” to our office by providing friendly, gentle and individualized care to all of her patients.
Diana has extensive experience that sets her apart as she thoroughly understands patient care and treatment coordination. Diana graduated with dental assisting certification, at the head of her class and her dental expertise spans more than a decade. Diana also has over 14 years of customer service experience which enables her to better serve the needs of our patients. Diana’s expertise working with insurance companies allows her to answer questions you may have concerning your dental treatment, fees and coverage. Her pleasant nature will surely
put you at ease as she gives you the individualized attention you deserve.
Reception and Scheduling
Isha grew up in Toronto, Ontario and received her Bachelors of Science in Buffalo, New York at SUNY. She received her Dental Hygiene Diploma from Stafford College in Toronto and was a dental hygienist there for 8 years. Isha balanced between being a senior hygienist and office manager for two practice locations, so she has well-rounded experience working with both the clinical and administrative sides of a dental practice. Her extensive dental knowledge and calming demeanor will surely make your visit a pleasant one and she is happy to assist you in scheduling your visit today! . Isha recently moved to Pittsburgh after getting married and is now an official Steeler fan’s wife.
Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Rachel is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. Fueled by her genuine interest and concern for others, she has been working in the healthcare field for 6 years. Recently married and a new mom, Rachel and her husband enjoy camping, staying active, exploring the city’s food scene, and enjoying their new addition to the family. She loves meeting new patients and is looking forward to handling all of your patient needs and assisting in anyway to make your visit at
our office a pleasant one.
Kimberly has been practicing dentistry for over 14 years. She graduated from the Median School of Allied Health Careers and is a wonderful addition to our dental team. Kimberly loves to see patients happy about their smiles. Her calm and caring personality allows patients to immediately feel at ease when in her care and ensures a pleasant dental experience. Kimberly spends her time outside of the office dedicated to her family. She enjoys the outdoors with her two children and any activities that are kid / family friendly.
Claudia is a trained Dentist who earned her degree at St. Tomas University in Bucaramanga, Colombia. Claudia is currently living in Pittsburgh to gain experience in an American dental practice. She is incredibly energetic and passionate about caring for patients and is constantly motivated by new challenges and accomplishing advanced skills. Her top priority is providing quality assistance to patients to ensure
that they receive the best care possible. She hopes to continue her career as a dentist in the United States and is a great new addition to our team! Outside the office,
Claudia loves to travel and dance, particularly practicing salsa and bachata.
Clinical Care Assistant
Jennifer is a perfect complement to our patient care team.
Jennifer has been exposed to dentistry throughout her life as her Aunt is a practicing dentist in New York. Dr Hart relies on her for many administrative functions as well as taking excellent care of his patients. Her genuine desire to help people had led her to a career in dentistry and the healthcare field. Jennifer loves working in a clinical setting and gets the most satisfaction from caring for her patients. Her warm and friendly smile and happy nature will certainly brighten your dental visit!
Casey is a Pittsburgh native and a graduate of the
University of Pittsburgh’s main campus in Oakland. She has an international background in education and marketing. Casey is enthusiastic, loves meeting new people and genuinely enjoys making them smile so she is a perfect fit for our team! When Casey isn’t doing public relations for Smiles By Hart, she is a student of improv comedy, loves being in nature, and relishes eating out with her husband, a local Pittsburgh chef.
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