Dental Team

Our team is awesome! At Fryeburg Dental Center, we’re dedicated to making your time with us comfortable and enjoyable. With over 60 years of combined experience, each team member is an expert in their field.

Michael B. Harper, D.M.D. - General Dentist

Dr. Mike Harper was raised in the military and enjoyed living in Colorado, Idaho, Alaska, Texas, and Germany while growing up. Dentistry runs in his family as both his father and uncle are dentists, passing on their love for the profession. Dr. Harper completed college studies at Brigham Young University in Idaho and graduated from University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine. After dental school, he completed a 12-month residency in Advanced General Dentistry, which provided him with excellent training in cosmetic dentistry, root canal therapy, crown and bridge work, and an in-depth comprehensive understanding of the profession. Dr. Harper spent 7 years providing dental care to soldiers of the Armed Services and was awarded a Bronze Star while deployed in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

Dr. Harper, his wife, Michiye and 4 children (Naomi, twins Rhett & Bennett, and Nolan) enjoy the outdoors, music, snowboarding/skiing, fishing, sports and spending time with the family. He looks forward to working with you and your family to provide excellent dental care for years to come.

 

Alyssa J. B. Hennessy, D.M.D. - General Dentist

Dr. Alyssa Hennessy grew up in Eliot, Maine and now resides in Parsonsfield, Maine with her husband, Trevor, and fur kids, Jazzy and Stella. Knowing from a young age that she wanted to persue a career in healthcare, Dr. Hennessy started that journey at the University of New England, eventually graduating from UNE's College of Dental Medicine. She joined Dr. Harper and the team at FDC in March 2019. 

When not working on teeth, Dr. Hennessy enjoys being with friends and family, nature, gardening, animals. She's a dancer and singer at heart; you are sure to know this if you sit long enough in her treatment chair! 

 

 

 

Jessica - Dental Hygienist

Jess lives Conway, New Hampshire, where she grew up. She is a graduate of University of New England where she acquired her Bachelors degree in applied science of Dental Hygiene in 2009. Jess is a mother of 2 kids and is always looking for new adventures involving the things she enjoys most, like; traveling, any water activities in the summer and skiing/ snowboarding in the winter. One of Jessica’s favorite things about working at Fryeburg Dental Center is being able to help and care for people to keep their smile going!

 

Barbie - Dental Hygienist

Barbie lives in Casco, Maine with husband Alex and sweet bulldog, Rileigh. Originally from Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, Barbie and Alex moved to Maine in January 2016. Barbie graduated with her Bachelors from Pennsylvania College of Technology and holds a RDH license in both Maine and Pennsylvania. Barbie is one of five siblings and strives to maintain and strong family bond even at 450+ miles away!

In her spare time, Barbie enjoys exploring all different areas of Maine with Alex and Rileigh! She also enjoys pottery, making driftwood art, fishing, canoeing, finding new trails to hike & loves to listen to all kinds of music!
One of Barbies favorite things about being a dental hygienist at Fryeburg Dental Center is that she not only has fantastic co-workers, but she gets to pursue her goal of helping people of all ages achieve optimum oral hygiene.

 

Trish - Dental Hygienist

Trish lives in Naples, Maine with her husband Ron, children Molly and Andrew and good dog Bella, a Golden Retriever. Trish and her family enjoy boating and spending time at camp in Rangeley during summers, skiing and snowmobiling in winter. Trish is also an avid reader and is always looking for a recommendation on a good book!

Trish grew up in Summit, NJ, moved to Maine and graduated from Westbrook College in 1983. She has practiced dental hygiene in private dental practices and public health settings in Maine. Trish enjoys the personal contact with patients at Fryeburg Dental Center and strives to improve the oral health of our patients.

 

Amy - Dental Hygienist

Amy is a native of Fryeburg and is a graduate of Fryeburg Academy. She initially completed her education at New Hampshire Technical Institute as a Dental Assistant. Due to her desire to provide quality dental care to her patients, she returned to school to earn her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene Degree at University of New England. Amy enjoys being part of the fun and friendly Fryeburg Dental Center team and brings over 25 years of dental experience to the office. Working in the dental field has been a calling for Amy since her own visits to the dentist as a child. She has realized her dream of being a dental professional and she continues to be passionate about providing personalized dental care to her patients. One of Amy’s favorite things about being a dental hygienist is the connections to her patients. Patient rapport is so important and giving personalized attention to all of her patients is one of Amy’s best qualities. Amy has built many relationships over the years, which is why she looks forward to coming to work each day.

Amy loves the summer season and can usually be found near a body of water. She also enjoys reading, spending time outdoors, and camping with her husband, Jim and their two children, Naomi and William at Waukewan Lake, one of her favorite NH locations.

Liz - Dental Hygienist 

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Lily - Dental Assitant (primarily with Dr. Harper)

Lily was born, rasied, and still lives in Conway, New Hampshire. She finished high school as a home schooled student and attending NHTI in Concord, NH to pursue a dental assisting career. Previoysly employed as an orthodontic assistant in the lakes region, she now works alongside Dr. Harper as his primary chairside assistant! As a 7th-generation local, Lily values her personal connections with the patients of FDC. Married to her husband, Nick, since October 2016, Lily enjoys spending time with family and friends, taking road trips, cuddling with her 4 cats, walking her dog, Tucker, and rock climbing with her brothers. What Lily loves most about FDC is the connection she has with her coworkers. Great friendships sustain the work days, and continue even outside of work! Lily appreciates the team approach at FDC! 

 

Alicia - Dental Assistant (primarily with Dr. Hennessy)

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Casey - Dental Assistant

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Saige - Dental Assistant

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Emily - Reception

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Emily works in our front office and oversees our social media. She is a Fryeburg native and recently graduated from Evangel University with a degree in Marketing. Emily’s enjoys adventuring around MWV, traveling, and girls night with her coworkers. For Emily, the best part about working at FDC is how her coworkers feel more like friends and our patients keep her smiling everyday!

 

 

Jan - Patient Care Coordinator

A familiar face to long-time patients, Jan has been with this dental practice for nearly 20 years!