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Buttonwood Dental | MEET THE STAFF in New Bedford

      Buttonwood Dental -- 1212 Kempton Street, New Bedford, MA 02740 -- (508) 999 2727


Karen Chadwick-Mello, RDH

Dental Hygienist


With 30 years of experience as a dental hygienist, Karen is passionate about her work and she is gentle and caring when working with patients. She enjoys meeting new patients and loves working with children. She is skilled in all aspects of dental hygiene including periodontal therapy.

Karen has interests in photography and all types of exercise. She has participated in many local races including a triathlon and duathlon and is now training for a half marathon. 



Mary Lou Pires, RDH 

Dental Hygienist

Marylou graduated from Bristol Community College with an Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene.

She is always happy to help her patients and make them feel as comfortable as possible. She loves spenidng time with her grandchildren, jogging and gardening in her free time.

Danielle Cabral, RDH

Dental Hygienist


We are very fortunate to have Danielle as part of our team. She brings with her valuable experience from a periodontal office. Her diagnostic and great clinical skills enable her to perform all types of non-surgical periodontal treatment and maintenance.

Danielle is constantly attending continuing education courses. She likes to educate patients about their dental health and strives to make their appointments a great experience.

When not working Danielle enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.



Jennifer Randall, Office Manager

Appointment & Financial Coordinator / Certified Dental Assistant


Jennifer is not only our office manager but also our appointment and financial coordinator and she makes sure every patient receives the personal attention they deserve.

Whether finding a convenient appointment time, explaining dental procedures, making financial arrangements or explaining to patients their insurance benefits, Jennifer tries her best to make your visit not only pleasent but also affordable. 

When not in the office, Jennifer loves mountain climbing, kayaking and traveling.

Judith Madruga, CDA

Certified Dental Assistant


Judy will strive to make your dental experience as comfortable and stress-free as possible. She always has a smile on her face and is committed to caring for her patients. With over 15 years in the dental field, Judy has the knowledge and experience to make your time with us easy and enjoyable.

Judy loves arts and crafts, nature walks and spending time with her wonderful family.


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