About Torrisi & Burba Dental Associates
Better Community Through World Class Dentistry
It isn’t always easy to choose a dental office. You want an office where you will feel at home and cared for as if you were part of the family. You want dentists that value education and take their own training seriously – dentists that are skilled and experienced. More than anything, you want an office that spends time with you and listens to your needs so they can customize every level of care to meet your specific dental requirements. You need an office that will provide you options for your healthcare, making sure to take into consideration your financial commitment.
You have just found that dental office in Methuen, MA – Torrisi & Burba Dental Associates
We really do care about our patients and get to know them as individuals. We establish a relationship built on trust and a commitment to excellence for our patients and their overall health.
When you join the office as a patient, you are welcomed as part of your own dental team and made to feel like part of the family too. We learn what makes you who you are and gather you into our warm and nurturing arms.
Our concern and regard for our patients goes beyond treating them like family members. We also respect your need for excellent care. That’s why, here at Torrisi and Burba Dental, we always go beyond the educational requirements and keep up with the latest technology and materials.
Meet Our Dentists
The unique blend of services offered by Dr. Torrisi, Dr. Burba, Dr. Shannon and their outstanding support staff provides premier world-class comprehensive adult dental care to our patients. Our mission is to provide the highest standard and quality of modern dental treatment delivered in a comfortable, safe, and friendly environment.
Patricia Burba, D.M.D.
Dr. Patricia Burba is a graduate of Wellesley College and The University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. She also received post-graduate training in advanced restorative dentistry at The Dawson Academy. She has been practicing dentistry in Massachusetts since 1995…
Thomas P. Torrisi, D.D.S.
Dr. Torrisi grew up in Greater Lawrence and graduated from Central Catholic High School. He is a graduate of the Georgetown University School of Dentistry. He completed a U.S. Naval Internship at Chelsea Naval Hospital, and he served as a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy…
Jennifer Shannon, D.M.D.
Dr. Jennifer Shannon grew up on Long Island, New York and graduated from Cornell University with a bachelor’s degree in Human Biology, Health, and Society. In 2010, Dr. Shannon received her Doctorate in Dental Medicine (DMD) at Tufts University, where she was on the Dean’s List…
Exceptional people provide exceptional service, and the staff at the Torrisi and Burba Dental is truly exceptional. Each person is dedicated to making each patient feel welcome and cared for.
Hygienists: Eileen, Linda, Mary & Patricia
Eileen Registered Dental Hygienist
Eileen has been with the practice for nearly three decades. A graduate of Middlesex Community College and a regular attendee of continuing education courses, her certifications and trainings include: RDH, Local anesthesia, OSHA, CPR…
Linda Registered Dental Hygienist
Linda graduated from North Eastern University, Franklin Pierce College & Forsyth Dental Institute, where she earned her BS & RDH. Linda is certified in both New Hampshire & Massachusetts. Her certifications and trainings include:
Mary Registered Dental Hygienist
Patricia Registered Dental Hygienist
A long-time team member, Patricia graduated from Westbrook College in Portland, Maine with her Associates degree of Science in Dental Hygiene. She regularly attends continuing education courses to stay current…
Assistants: Andrea, Cheryl, Martine, Amy M & Maria
Cheryl Licensed Four-Handed Dental Assistant
Cheryl is one of the newest members of the Torrisi and Burba Dental Associaties team. She is a graduate of Lawrence High School and Greater Lawrence Vocational Technical School for her Dental Assistant certification. She has also completed numerous…
Martine Licensed Certified Dental Assistant
One of the longest-tenured team members at Torrisi and Burba Dental Associates, Martine is a graduate of Northern Essex Community College and stays up-to-date with regular continuing education. Her many certifications and trainings include…
Amy M Licensed Certified Dental Assistant
Amy is a graduate of Northern Essex Community College. She is CPR certified and attends continuing education on a regular basis to add to her training. Amy has three children…
Maria Dental Assistant
Maria earned her Dental Assisting certification from Northern Essex Community College. She is CPR certified and routinely attends continuing education to add to her training. Maria is a parent to a beautiful 3 year-old daughter, Mia Ysabelle…
Business Office Staff: Joanny, Andrea, Amy G & Nicole
Joanny Office Manager
Joanny has over 15 years of administrative and customer service experience. She has been an essential part of our team since 2015. Our patients & staff enjoy her delightful, positive personality and radiant smile.
Andrea Licensed Certified Dental Assistant
Andrea earned her Dental Assistant Certification from Northern Essex Community College. She is CPR certified and routinely attends continuing education to stay updated with the latest innovations in Dentistry.
Amy G. Hygiene Coordinator & Licensed Certified Dental Assistant
Amy started in the office as a dental assistant but she brightened up the office when she interacted with patients so she transitioned to the hygiene coordinator. Putting a smile on people’s faces is her main goal. She is a graduate of…
Nicole Business & Insurance Coordinator
Nicole joined our team in 2017. Behind her beautiful smile is a woman who is very dedicated and attentive to each of our patients. Nicole is a graduate of the Performing & Fine Arts at Lawrence High School.
Sue Business & Insurance Coordinator
Sue has enjoyed her career assisting patients with their insurance plan benefits and schedules to meet their needs. Sue and her husband Larry, have 3 daughters,
Jillian Registered Dental Hygienist
Jillianis a graduate of the University of New England where she earned a bachelor degree in Dental Hygiene.