Dr. Mike grew up in Endicott and joined his father's dental practice where he has practiced for over 32 years.
Dr. Carman earned his doctorate from Case Western Reserve University in 1987. In addition, Dr. Carman has received advanced training from Buffalo University in Endodontics. Dr. Mike has also completed extensive post-doctoral courses in the study of Orthodontics. He is certified in the placement of Lumineers brand esthetic porcelain. Dr. Mike attends 40 hours of continuing education classes every year to stay abreast of the most current procedures, materials and techniques in dentistry.
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.
Dr. Carman and his wife, Paddy, have been married for over 32 years. They have three grown children: Tray, 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!"
Jessica 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 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, painting, and writing.
Gloria 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 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 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.
Erica joined Carman Family Dentistry in April 2018 and has helped our patients with great enthusiasm and care. Erica is a Registered Dental Hygienist with over 19 years experience! She and her husband are the parents of 3 wonderful children. Erica enjoys spending time with family, working outside in the flower garden, and reading.
Amber started working here 1yr ago in July. She loves working here because everyone is so caring and feel like they are her family. Amber manages the Hygiene schedule to accomodate our patients and team here in the office. She is also our "recall specialist" who reaches out to our patients with appointment confirmations and gentle reminders to help them stay current in their routine dental visits. She graduated from Vestal High school and is a Certified Medical Office Assistant. She currently lives in JC with her extremely energetic 4 yr old daughter. She enjoys spending time with Cece and her family.