Meet our team

J. Peter St. Clair, DMD Read Bio

Dr. St. Clair is a graduate of St. Anselm College and Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and has been practicing in Rowley since 1996 and Newburyport since 2008. In addition to continuing his education in different areas of dentistry such as dental sleep medicine and implant dentistry, Dr. St. Clair has been a committed student since 1999 and current Faculty Club Member at Spear Education in Scottsdale Arizona. Spear Education is one of the leading post-graduate dental education facil...Read More

Jenna-Lee Motsis Office Manager Read Bio

Jenna studied at Merrimack College and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in both Sociology and Human Services Administration. Jenna has been part of our dental team since 2015 and she brings a wealth of experience in the healthcare field as she has managed assisted living facilities, homecare companies and psychiatric treatment facilities. Small business, however, is where her passion lies and she loves being able to personally contribute to not only the success of the business, but to see the ...Read More

Nancy Fichera Dental Assistant Read Bio

Nancy has been involved in dentistry for over 25 years,22 of them in this dental office! She is definitely an expert at helping patients feel well cared for during their visit. She is trained in CAD/CAM technology, X-rays, and laboratory work. Nancy has three daughters – two who live in New Hampshire and one in the DC area. During her free time, her favorite hobbies include enjoying the beach, traveling, gardening, spending time with loved ones, and participating in community theater. It’s a ...Read More

Erin Hudson Hygienist Read Bio

Erin’s career in dentistry started in 1991! After studying dental assisting at Northern Essex Community College, she pursued her dental hygiene education at Middlesex Community College. She has been in Dr. St. Clair's dental office since 2002, and her favorite part of her job is interacting with her patients. At home, Erin and her husband Craig have two children and two dogs. When she isn’t busy performing dental hygiene services, her favorite hobbies include boating, camping, swimming, exerc...Read More

Karen Coppola Hygienist Read Bio

Karen has been providing dental care since 1979 when she graduated from Middlesex Community College with her Associate in Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She joined our practice in 2013. While there is so much to love about her work, Karen’s favorite part is developing a rapport with each patient. She has the innate ability to help people feel at ease, which is perfect for our dental office environment. Karen is also a Certified Dementia Practitioner, a Peer Mentor with the Veteran’s Admini...Read More

Ali Hatzis Hygienist Read Bio

Ali has known that she wanted to work in the dental field since she was in 4th grade, and she has been working as a dental hygienist since 2017. She pursued dental assisting for two years, while achieving her dental hygiene education at Forsyth School of Dental Hygienists. She loves being able to help our patients leave the office with cleaner, happier smiles and she is passionate about educating her patients on the importance of proper oral hygiene, early detection of sleep apnea and oral cance...Read More

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At J. Peter St. Clair, D.M.D. we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.

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