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Our Story

Meet The Winnipesaukee Dental Team

Dr. Sheri Lefty
Dr. Sheri LeftyDentist
Dr. Lefty has practiced dentistry for over 20 years. She is a native of Pittsfield, NH. She received a bachelor’s degree in biology from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. She continued her education at Case in the School of Dental Medicine and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She practiced in Ohio, providing dental care in nursing homes, as well as two health departments and her own private office. She returned home to NH in 2015. She is a past President of the Lakes Region Chapter of the New Hampshire Dental Society.

Participating in continuing education focused on sleep dentistry, airway growth, jaw development, cosmetic dentistry, occlusion (the way teeth come together), facial cosmetics and restorative dentistry has been a joy and priority to Dr. Lefty. She has studied at The Pankey Institute in Key Biscayne, Florida as well as Spear Education in Scottsdale, Arizona. Dr. Lefty has had advanced training in sleep dentistry, airway development, facial esthetics, including advanced laser esthetics, laser dentistry, botulinum toxin injections and dermal fillers. She treats patients with Invisalign and clear aligners. Dr. Lefty personally trained with Dr. Ted Belfor, the inventor of the Homeoblock appliance for adult facial growth.

Dr. Lefty is a member of the Lakes Region Dental Society, the New Hampshire Dental Society, and the American Dental Association. Dr. Lefty is married and has two boys. In her spare time she enjoys fishing, hiking, swimming and traveling with her family.

Alissa Rayno
Alissa RaynoRegistered Dental Hygienist
Alissa is a Registered Dental Hygienist and has worked with the practice for 15 years. After receiving her BS from Plymouth State University, she went on to study dental hygiene at New Hampshire Technical Institute, graduating in 2005. Alissa currently lives in Barnstead, NH with her husband and two daughters. In her free time, Alissa enjoys gardening, traveling the world, reading and photography.
Kayla Berry
Kayla BerryRegistered Dental Hygienist
Kayla is a Registered Dental Hygienist and is excited for the opportunity to work in the practice. She studied dental hygiene at NHTI and currently lives in Ossipee, NH. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters. You can find her racing motocross on weekends in the summer!
Assistant
Heather Akoury
Heather AkouryOffice Assistant
Heather joins the practice having just moved back from North Carolina.
She is originally a New England girl and is very happy to be home living near her mother.

In her time away from the office, Heather loves canoeing, movies, eating out, Bruins Hockey and the Kentucky Derby.

Heather loves dentistry and looks forward to making each patient welcome and appreciated. Her favorite part of dentistry is to see you smile ☺️.

Iana
IanaOffice Assistant
Iana, joined our team in the summer of 2022. She’s our behind the scenes go-getter and getting things done in style! With a background in the dental insurance industry, she’s the master of coordination—insurance, new patients, and referrals. She’s our jack of all trades that steps in where ever else she is needed!

From Manila, Philippines, with a passion for dentistry. Iana’s family is her biggest cheer squad! She loves music, traveling, eating out, movies, and spending time with her family.

As a new patient, I was very pleased with the level of professionalism of Dr. Sheri Lefty and staff. Nice facility and everyone is welcoming and helpful. 

Sandra
Patient