Meet Our Hygienists

Francine Capalbo

Francine Capalbo

Hygiene Team Leader

Fran has worked with Putnam Dental Associates for over 40 years! She is certified in Dental Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide Administration. In addition, Fran has a certification in a Low Glycemic Weight Management Program and is considered an industry expert in health and wellness. Fran is passionate about overall health and has introduced Nutrametrix in many healthcare professional offices, including Putnam Dental Associates.

Fran and her husband Tom have a son named Tommy, and in her spare time she enjoys gardening and considers the gym her “second home”.

Changing the health of her patients is Fran’s passion and Fran has been pivotal in ensuring that Putnam Dental is always at the forefront of technology.

Dawn Zindler

Dawn Zindler

Hygienist

Dawn has been with Putnam Dental Associates for over 21 years. She has a degree in Business, as well as a Cosmetology license.

Dawn and her husband Eric have three sons, Eric, Zach and Ryan and a yellow lab named Rosie. She plays soccer every week and in her spare time brings her 3 sons to hockey and soccer events.

According to Dawn, “I love getting to know my patients and helping them with their dental needs. I love getting to work with such a great team of people.”

Toni Viau

Toni Viau

Hygienist

Toni has been with Putnam Dental Associates for over 30 years. She is certified in Dental Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide Administration.

Toni and her husband Peter have three children; Sam, Claire and Peter. She is an animal lover and has 2 dogs of her own, Otis and Annie.

According to Toni, “I treat my patients like they are my family.”