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About the staff

To serve you better, our staff consist of a managing dentist, a hygienist, a  dental assistant, and an office manager.

Dr. Linda Lin


"Dr. Lin is a warm, compassionate and gentle dentist worthy of your trust and confidence  Dr. Lin received her B.A. from University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and her D.M.D from University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine.  She then went on to Columbia University for her Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency.  She also received an Advanced Education in General Dentistry certification from the New York-Presbyterian Hospital of Cornell and Columbia University.

Dr. Lin believes in performing quality dentistry for all her patients from pediatric to geriatric.  She addresses patients' needs during comprehensive treatment planning.  She loves giving patients their beautiful smile again.  Dr. Lin is easy-going, kind hearted and loves the movie 'Pay It Forward'.  During her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading, playing volleyball, tubing, boating and swimming."


                                                                                       -Dr. David Fox, Retired Dentist

Dr..  Lin has been in private practice for 19 years.

Dr.  Thomas E.  Helfst,
Oral Maxillofacial Surgeon

Dr.  Thomas Helfst is a certified, well-known, Stroudsburg oral surgeon in the private practice for around 23 years.  He graduated from SUNY Stonybrook Dental School in 1993 and completed his oral surgery residency in Lincoln in 1999.  He strives for perfectionism and performs optimum care for his patients.  Recently, he started teaching the oral surgery residents Mondays to Fridays at the hospital in NY and spends his time Saturdays seeing his private patients.

During his free time, he likes to spend time with his family by the water.  He loves to travel and has a passion for cars and watches.

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Jaimie, Dental Assistant/Surgical Tech


Jaimie is a surgical technologist and dental assistant who helps us in the front and in the back office.  She has an associates degree from McCann School of Business and Technology as a surgical tech.  Working here has made Jaimie become very interested in dentistry.  She is now a student at ESU getting her BA degree.  In the future, she would like to become a dentist or a hygienist.  Jaimie is very bubbly and family oriented.  She has shown maturity in helping her family through difficult times.  She has been with us for several years now.

She enjoys traveling and golfing.

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Terry, Dental Assistant

Terry is a certified dental assistant for 20+ years.  She is hard working and efficient.  She has been with the practice since Dr.  Lin took over the practice.  She took some time off but still came back to help from time to time.  Terry loves cats and enjoy having family time with her husband and her kid.  Her work and dedication have been wonderful and it is always smooth flowing when she is around.  

Liz, Dental Assistant

Liz is a certified dental assistant who graduated from dental assisting school in New York.  She is a hard worker and pays attention to details.  She is married and have two little boys who she adores.  She loves to travel and has a dog.  She is a great mom.  It is a joy to have her on our team.

Roxana, Dental Assistant

Roxana is a certified dental assistant for 27 years.  She is a new addition to our team for Oral Surgery.  She is a hard working, dedicated individual who has made her effort to go out of her way to help the team.  She has proved time and again that she is dedicated to help the doctors without reservation.  

Maxine, Dental Assistant/Surgical Tech

Maxine is a dedicated dental assistant.  She is currently a premed student at East Stroudsburg University.  Maxine has a dream of becoming a dentist herself.  She is charismatic and compassionate with a selfless attitude.  She is determined to make the world a better place one smile at a time.

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Lisa, Front Desk Receptionist Intern

Lisa is an intern for billing and coding from McCann School.  She is a new team member for our front desk.  She is excited to learn and to take a roll on this position.

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