Office Staff

New Age Dentistry of Naples is a privately owned practice, which includes a friendly staff that makes sure to make your experience personal and pleasant.


Kandis, RDH 

Kandis is originally from Massachusetts. She has been a certified dental hygienist for 20+ years and a team member of our practice since 2014.  With her many years of experience, she is excellent at explaining all clinical aspects of oral health to her patients. You will not find a more knowledgeable, caring and personable hygienist to take care of your dental hygiene needs!



Claudia, RDH 

Claudia is originally from Rhode Island. She graduated dental hygiene school in 2000 and has been practicing ever since. Not only does she have decades of experience but she is also gentle, compassionate and knowledgeable.




Brittany is a Naples native who works together flawlessly with Dr. Talalenko and the rest of the team. Brittany obtained her expanded functions dental assistant license in 2005 from the Lorenzo Walker Technical Institute. She has the superior knowledge and experience necessary to provide patients with a high level of comfort and care!



Nicole is originally from Connecticut. She has been in Naples for over 20 years and obtained her expanded functions dental assistant license in 2005 from Lorenzo Walker Technical Institute. She is experienced in the front and back office duties. Her calm personality will make patients feel at ease during their dental appointments.



Zanete was born in Riga, Latvia and moved to Southwest Florida in 2010. She started as a dental assistant when Dr. Talalenko’s office first opened and grew into the field of practice management. You will find her at our front desk. She is an advocate for our patients’ needs and is well-versed in both the clinical and administrative aspects of dental care. She helps our patients with scheduling appointments and answering any financial and insurance questions.