Dr. Michael Carman DDS
read more…Dr. Michael CarmanDr. Michael Carman earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Case Western Reserve University in 1987. Before attending dental school, he attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and received a bachelor’s degree in hotel and restaurant management. Dr. Carman attends 40 hours of CE (continuing education) classes every year to stay abreast of the most current procedures, materials, and techniques in dentistry.
Dr. Carman grew up in Endicott and joined his father’s dental practice in 1987, and he has been here for more than 27 years now. He is a member of the Broome County Dental Society, New York State Dental Association, American Dental Association, International Association of Orthodontics, and Broome County Chamber of Commerce. In addition, Dr. Carman received advanced training from Buffalo University in endodontics . He is certified in the fabrication of Lumineers® brand esthetic porcelain. Also, Dr. Carman completed extensive post doctoral courses of study in Orthodontics.
Dr. Carman and his wife, Paddy, have been married for over 27 years. They have three grown children: Tracy, Rosie, and Sam. In his free time, Dr. Carman enjoys travel, tennis, water sports, and snow skiing.
“My goal as your dentist is to assist you in living a happier, healthier, more self-confident life. I aim to aid you in the prevention of the dental diseases, treat your dental problems, and restore your self-confidence. I promise to provide safe, high-quality, technically sound treatment at a fair price. You will leave my office feeling like you now have a dentist in your family!”×
Sue Registered Dental Hygienist
read more…SueSue has been with Carman Family Dentistry since 1972! She graduated from Union Endicott, then earned her Associate in Applied Science degree in dental hygiene from Broome Community College. Because of her many years at Dr. Carman’s office, she has had the privilege of building strong bonds with our patients and their families. Sue values being part of a team of friends who care about each other and share similar views and goals for the practice and for our valued patients. Sue is a native of Endicott and currently resides in Endwell with her husband. They have a grown daughter and a wonderful two-year-old grandson. Family keeps Sue busy during her non-working hours. She also enjoys vacations at the beach, and Lake Ontario is a favorite spot.×
Jessica Registered Dental Hygienist
read more…JessicaJessica joined our team in 1994 after graduating from Maine-Endwell High School in 1989 and SUNY Broome in 1991. She completed advanced education in orthodontics in 2003 and is a member of the International Academy for Orthodontics. She also received her laser training certification in 2012 and has taken continuing education courses in many areas including; periodontal disease, pharmacology, pathology, orthodontics, and infection control. Jessica likes to be very flexible and enjoys practicing outside of the scope of dental hygiene. She assists Dr. Mike during the week and can fill in for any of the administration when needed . She is the only hygienist who practices orthodontics along with Dr. Mike. Jessica looks forward to providing care, compassion, and recommendations to her patients, who have become an extension of her friends and family.×
Nick Registered Dental Hygienist
read more…NickNick became part of our dental team in 1994 after a career as an engineer at IBM. He earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Clarkson University in 1969 and an associate degree in dental hygiene from SUNY Broome in 1996. He has taught both engineering and microbiology courses at the college level, and currently is a member of the Dental Hygiene Advisory Council at SUNY Broome. Nick enjoys working in a practice where every team member practices The Carman Family Dentistry Pledge with all of our patients. He is committed to staying abreast of the latest developments in oral healthcare, and also enjoys assisting Dr. Carman with various projects. Nick’s wife, Pat, is a retired registered nurse. In his spare time, he enjoys walking, playing his drums, and recording and listening to music.×
Gloria Registered Dental Hygienist
read more…GloriaGloria joined our dental team in 1980. She graduated from UEHS and SUNY Broome, and she became laser certified in 2012. She also takes 12 hours of continuing education every year to stay updated in the dental field. One of Gloria’s favorite parts of working at our office is the personal relationships she has built over the years with her patients. At our office, we all work together as a team, treating each other and our patients as family and providing the best possible dental care. Gloria is very flexible and likes to help with administrative work as well as hygiene. Gloria is married and has children and grandchildren. In her free time, she enjoys reading, sewing, spending time with her grandchildren, and cooking and baking.×
Connie Dental Assistant
read more…ConnieConnie has been part of our dental team since 2003. She loves being part of our practice because everyone is like family to her. Our entire team goes above and beyond to make sure all of our patients feel the same way. Connie is Dr. Mike’s full-time assistant, which means she has a full schedule every day. However, if she does have a spare minute, she is always eager to help assist one of the dental hygienists or with the administration. Connie was born and raised in Vestal, New York, where she still resides with her husband and three children, Brittney, Hunter and step daughter Claire. When she isn’t working, she loves spending time with her family.×
Denise Dental Assistant / Receptionist
read more…DeniseDenise graduated from Union Endicott High School, followed by SUNY Broome. She has been part of our dental team since 1992 and loves that our team is not just a staff of coworkers but of friends. Denise knows many aspects of the practice and can work in all areas of the office, helping out wherever she is needed. Denise and her husband, Chris, have three children, Kaitlyn, Ryan, and Morgan. When she isn’t working, she loves family gatherings, vacationing, and photography.×
Debbie Recall Secretary
read more…DebbieOne of our newest team members, Debbie has been with our office for over a year. She loves that we are like a big family here at Carman Family Dentistry. Debbie was born in Endicott, New York, and has lived here for her entire life, along with her family. Her parents, siblings, husband, children, and grandchildren also live in this area, so they are still able to continue enjoying their time together as a family, which is what life is all about!×
Chris Infection Control
read more…ChrisFor more than 27 years, Chris has worked with our team at Carman Family Dentistry. She moved to Endicott in the 1970s with her husband and two children, and shortly afterwards she and her family became patients of Dr. Mike’s office. Several years later, in 1987, Chris was offered a position in the most friendly and pain-free practice she has ever visited, and she has been here ever since. Chris loves working at our practice because our team is as close to one another as family members. Besides making sure that our operatories are clean and spotless, she also helps to carry on the longstanding mission to be friendly, caring, and helpful in our patients’ pursuit of optimal health and wonderful, bright smiles.×
Debi Administrative Assistant
read more…DebiDebi joined the team in 2015. She earned her Bachelor's Degree from Indiana University of PA and Master's Degree from Elmira College. She enjoys spending time with her handsome husband and three fabulous children. One of Debi’s favorite parts of working at our office is how quickly she feels welcomed and being part of the team each day. Her love for technology, combined with her marketing abilities, make her an extremely valuable asset in the office.×