Our Team

Our Dentists

Dr. Ferrer has been practicing dentistry for nearly 20 years having graduated from Temple University Dental School in 1992 and a general practice residency at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center now New York Presbyterian the following year. He has practiced in Rye and Croton New York prior to opening Dutchess Dental Care in Poughquag.

Dr. Ferrer has taken extensive continuing education in fixed, removable and implant prosthetics (crowns, bridges, partial, full and attachment dentures on natural teeth and implants), orthodontics for full term, short term and invisalign treatment, conscious sedation both through iv route and by oral medication, endodontics (root canal therapy),periodontics (gum treatment) and pediatrics (children's dental care).


Our Staff

Christine Ramtallie has been in the dental field for nearly 30 years having started her career as an orthodontic assistant in her homeland of Jamaica and then here in New York before becoming a Registered Dental Hygienist which she has practiced for over 10 years. She handles many roles here at Dutchess Dental Care as the office administrator, hygienist and orthodontic assistant.

Catherine Scott our receptionist is a recent graduate of Valley Central High School who is studying Criminal Justice at Dutchess County Community College in the evening while working full time during the day here.

You will find Christine and Catherine to be dedicated to caring for you, our patients, which makes them so special.


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