Meet Our Dental Hygienists

Julie O'Brien

Julie O'Brien

Registered Dental Hygienist

Known for her compassion and professionalism, Julie earned her dental hygiene degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, then received her local anesthesia permit through Jersey Shore University Medical Center. Julie joined the practice in 2001, where her job entails prophylaxis (dental cleaning), periodontal therapy and maintenance, patient education, and X-rays. She enjoys Riverfront Dental Care's beautiful setting and family-friendly environment and enjoys providing her patients with excellent care. Outside the office, she enjoys music, the beach and New York Giants football.

Sandra Hyers

Sandra Hyers

Registeded Dental Hygienist

Friendly, warm, and gregarious, Sandy joined Riverfront Dental Care in 1998 as one of our dental hygienists. She earned her associate's degree in dental hygiene and believes strongly in educating patients on how to best attain and maintain excellent oral health. She also provides prophylaxis (cleanings), takes X-rays, and loves working with everybody. When not in the office, Sandy enjoys watching her son and daughter play sports, and she's an avid Yankees fan.

Joan Brown

Joan Brown

Registered Dental Hygienist

Joan joined Riverfront Dental Care in 2015 as a Registered Dental Hygienist with a certificate in local anesthesia. Her responsibilities include oral cancer screenings, evaluating periodontal health and patient education. Joan is kind, gentle and works hard to provide optimum care for our patients. Outside the office, Joan loves spending time with her husband and four sons. She also enjoys the outdoors, walking and tennis.

Amanda Fitzgerald

Amanda Fitzgerald

Registered Dental Hygienist

Amanda started in the Dental field as a Dental Assistant in 2009 where she quickly discovered her passion for dentistry. Inspired to further her education, she attended the Burlington County College Dental Hygiene Program and graduated in 2015. She is certified in local anesthesia, and is always staying up to date with new techniques, products, and continuing education to optimize patient care. Amanda truly loves her profession as a healthcare provider, and enjoys making others smile. When out of the office, she enjoys traveling with her husband and 2 children, listening to music, and watching football. Go Eagles!