Meet the Team

We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.

 
Laurie
 

Laurie Tavares

Orthodontic Assistant

“Dr. Bob makes this work environment fun and family oriented. He takes great pride in his work”

Laurie has been with Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics since 2005. Her favorite part of her job is working with all the kids. Laurie loves to have fun and stay active. In her spare time she enjoys Zumba and playing softball. She is also a big Patriots fan.

Ashley
 

Ashley DeCosta

Orthodontic Assistant

“Dr. Bob is an awesome person to work for. Not only does he care and love his patients but he cares for each one of his employees. He is funny, outgoing, and works well with children.”

Ashley has been with Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics since 2007. She enjoys working with all the different age groups and spending time with her coworkers. In her spare time, Ashley enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Susan
 

Susan Sykes

Orthodontic Assistant

“I like working with Dr. Bob because of the team-oriented approach he has created in this office.”

Susan has been with Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics since 1995. She enjoys interacting with patients and their families and helping to ensure their treatment is the best it can be. Susan is married and a mother of three sons. She enjoys many family activities such as skiing, boating, and traveling.

Kayla
 

Kayla Leite

Orthodontic Assistant

“Dr. Bob makes our working environment very pleasant and it is always enjoyable to come to work.”

Kayla has been working in the dental field since 2005 and has been with Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics since 2010. She enjoys being part of creating beautiful smiles for our patients. Kayla became a mommy to a beautiful baby boy in June of 2012. One of her favorite hobbies to do in her spare time is shopping and spending time with her silky terrier, Dolce.

Taneisha
 

Taneisha Sears

Orthodontic Assistant

“Dr. Bob cares for his patients and for the well-being of his staff.”

Taneisha has been working for Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics since 2007. She enjoys working with our patients and her coworkers and seeing the transformation of our patients from start to finish. Taneisha is married and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Flo
 

Flo Moniz

Records Technician and a Certified Dental Assistant

“Dr. Bob is a great man and great to work for.”

Flo is always willing to assist with patients and help with lab work. She has been working in the dental field since 1991 and has been with Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics since 2004. She enjoys spending time with the kids and her coworkers. When not at work she enjoys scrapbooking and spending time with her family and friends.

Michelle
 

Michelle Souza

Lab Assistant

“Dr. Bob creates such a positive atmosphere within the office.”

Michelle has been working for Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics since 2001. She enjoys meeting new people and seeing them smile. In her spare time she enjoys taking her dog, Kimba, for walks. She is also an avid Patriots fan.

Kerrie
 

Kerrie Neagus

Financial Coordinator

“Dr. Bob takes pride in his work and cares about his patients. Our patients enjoy coming to their appointments.”

Kerrie is in charge of our insurance billing. She has been in the dental field since 1996 and began working for Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics in 2012. She enjoys interacting with the patients and working in a family-friendly environment. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her niece and nephew and her Chihuahua, Pedro. She also enjoys traveling, outdoor activities, and jogging.

Maria
 

Maria Joaquin

Scheduling Coordinator

“Dr. Bob has a great sense of humor and he takes great pride in the fact that his practice is a fun, warm, and welcoming atmosphere for all ages. I feel privileged to be part of such an amazing team.”

Maria has been with Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics since 2000. She always makes our patients feel at home whether it is by greeting them as they walk through the front door or answering questions over the phone. She also assists the financial coordinator whenever she can. She finds it extremely rewarding and takes great pride in knowing that the service we provide can truly make a difference in someone’s life by boosting their self-confidence. Maria is married with two beautiful children. She enjoys cooking and cuddling on the couch with her family..

Susan
 

Susan Barradas

Scheduling Coordinator

“I enjoy working with Dr. Bob. He is a very outgoing and down-to-earth man.”

Susan has been in the dental field since 2006 and joined Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics in 2012. She always has a smile on her face and is always willing to lend a helping hand to both patients and coworkers. Susan enjoys spending time with her dog, Lola. Her favorite season is summer when the flowers are blooming. She enjoys camping and cookouts and spending time with her family.

Tammy
 

Tammy Bonds

Treatment Coordinator

“Dr. Bob has built an amazing practice with his patients and staff.”

Tammy started working in the dental field in 1995 and joined Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics in 2012. She is responsible for greeting our new patients starting with their initial phone call and making sure they feel comfortable. Once they arrive to the office she shows them around and introduces them to Dr. Bob, Dr. Souza, and the staff. She reviews the treatment recommendation and is available to answer patients/parents questions. She is the patient’s contact person before starting and throughout their treatment. Tammy enjoys the relationships that she builds with our patients and their families.

Kathi
 

Kathi Newman

Office Manager

“What I admire most about Dr. Bob is his high standard of quality and integrity. He truly cares about each and every patient and wants to make sure they truly enjoy their experience at our office.”

Kathi joined Baarsvik Souza Orthodontics in 2011. She makes sure that the office provides quality care and customer service to all of our patients and their families. She takes great pride in being part of an office with such a professional, efficient, and friendly staff. When away from work, Kathi enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She enjoys the summer and working in her yard and is a big fan of shopping in her spare time.