Meet the Staff

400_LindaLinda Richards
Linda is at our front desk to welcome you to our practice. She is our office manager and has worked in the practice since 1980. If you have any questions regarding insurance, scheduling, or billing, she will be more than happy to help. Linda was born and raised in East Stroudsburg. She is married and has two daughters and two Newfoundlands. Linda and her husband enjoy antique and classic cars.


400_LorraineLorraine Breaux
Lorraine is one of our Licensed Expanded Function Dental Assistants. She works side-by-side with Dr. Kandl, seeing to the comfort and needs of our patients. Lorraine is from the Bangor area and has worked in the practice since 1987. She now lives on the Saylors Lake with her husband Kyle and their dog Max.


400_HeatherHeather Smith
Heather is our full-time Registered Dental Hygienist. She is a graduate of Northampton Community College and joined our team in 2004. Heather is also a volunteer with two local pet rescue organizations, Camp Papillon and EPAA. She lives in Snydersville with her husband, two sons, and five dogs.


400_LeeLee Thomas
Lee is one of our part-time Registered Dental Hygienists and joined our team in 2007. Lee lives in the Effort area with her husband, son, and two daughters. Lee is also a Girl Scout leader.


723_IMG_4053Melody Border
Melody was our full-time Registered Dental Hygienist between 1985 and 1998. For the past 15 years, she has worked with our team on a part-time basis. Along with working in our office, she is active with the PTO and Boy Scouts. Melody lives in East Stroudsburg with her husband, son, and chocolate Lab.


400_SusieSusan Marsh-Youngken
Susie has been in our practice since the late 1970’s. She works with our team as a Licensed Expanded Function Dental Assistant and Certified Dental Assistant. She is a fellow member of the American Dental Assistant Association and PA Dental Assistant Association. As team coordinator, Susie enjoys sharing our team’s visions with our patients. Susie has two grown children and one grandson. She and her husband live in Scotrun and enjoy boating at Lake Wallenpaupak.


Nancy Duggins
Nancy has been part of our team since 2001. She works part-time keeping our office spotless. She is a local girl and lives in East Stroudsburg.