Diane joined our team with over 15 years of experience in the hygiene field. She loves her career as a registered dental hygienist. The most fulfilling factor of her job is giving the best care possible to her patients. When Diane is not in the office you can find her sailing at Chelsea Piers, taking a boat ride in the Barnegat Bay or even running a mile or two in her neighborhood.
Erin has been a part of the LBI/Manahawkin community for 16 years. Erin first started out in dentistry as an assistant. After graduating from the Fones School of Dental Hygiene at the University of Bridgeport in 2015, she returned to the local area to continue her career as a Hygienist. Erin exhibits a calm, gentle approach with all of her patients and loves helping them enhance their smile. On her days off she enjoys paddle boarding, rock climbing, cooking up tasty treats and trail running with friends and her two rescue dogs.
Nikki comes to us with years of dental assisting experience. Her main focus in the office is to ensure our patients have a comfortable experience and she is there to answer any questions that you may have regarding your treatment. When Nikki is not in the office she enjoys spending time with her family.
Dana is a certified Registered Dental assistant with over seven years experience. She believes that patient comfort, care and communication are just as important as practicing good dental hygiene. Dana is happy to go above and beyond to help our patients with all of their dental needs. She was born and raised in New Jersey and currently resides in Toms River. When not in the office she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
Theresa has been in the dental field for a year and she has loved everything about it from the moment she started. She is outgoing, bubbly and loves to help our patients in any way possible. When not in the office she enjoys spending time with her family and their mastiff, Hooch.
Emily is our schedule coordinator and patient advocate at Dental Arts Group Manahawkin. Emily helps meet and exceed our patient's scheduling, insurance, and treatment needs. Emily completed her dental assisting studies at Ocean County Vocational and Technical School. Emily grew up in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania and is now proud to call Manahawkin home. When she is not helping our patients and team members, Emily loves living near the Shore and boating or spending time with her family, friends, and two Labrador Retrievers!
Nikole has been in the dental field since 2010. She started her journey as a front desk check in, and worked her way up to becoming an office manager. She also acts as our financial coordinator. She loves being in the dental field, which makes it easy for her to do the best she can for our patients financially. Nikole grew up in Toms River, New Jersey and still lives there today. When she isn't in the office, she enjoys going to concerts, relaxing on the beach and spending time with her family and friends.
Ramin Bahram is the CEO and Founder of Dental Arts Group. Dr. Bahram obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Massachusetts, and obtained his Doctorate in Dentistry from the prestigious Tufts School of Dental Medicine. After his graduation, he completed his specialty training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Temple University Hospital. Once he completed his studies, he founded the Oral Surgery Consultants of Pennsylvania–a successful oral surgery and dental implant practice in the Philadelphia region.
Dr. Bahram is board certified in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery and National Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He founded Dental Arts Group in 2012 with two goals in mind: to create an amazing workplace and to spread happiness amongst its team members and patients.