Dr. Bloom's Staff Profiles
Erin, Dental HygienistErin started with us in 2011; she has 22 years experience as a dental hygienist. She began her career working in infection control and as a dental assistant until she graduated from NHTI in 1997 with her degree in dental hygiene.
She and her husband Gary enjoy family life and vacationing at their lake house. They are very involved with their two kids, love watching them play sports whether it’s Mackenzie who is an all-star cheerleader or Gregory who plays football, lacrosse and basketball.
Erin is very talented, has gentle hands and is warm and chatty. "My main goal is to make patients feel comfortable and relaxed with a mix of conversation, education and humor"
Martha Bisson, Dental AssistantMartha is Dr. Blooms longtime dental assistant. Deciding to go back to work after her children were all in school, she was hired by Dr. Bloom in 1986 and has been with him ever since. Marty's great attitude and sense of humor make her a valuable member of Dr. Bloom's team.
Marty and her husband Richie enjoy dining out and spending time with family and friends. Especiialy their two grandchildren Ava and Matthew.
"We have such a good time at work laughing all day long. Our team and our patients are the best!"
Dr. P. Rory O'Neill, SpecialistDr. O’Neill received his primary dental degree from University College Cork, National University of Ireland .Having spent some time in private practice,he came to the USA for his postgraduate training, and to pursue his passion for periodontology at Tufts University, School of Dental Medicine in Boston. He then got his DMD degree from Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry.
He has served on several committees at both Tufts University and Boston University dental schools and is currently Associate Clinical Professor of Periodontology at Tufts University, where he is director of the Surgical Literature Review course. He served as a trustee of the American Board of Periodontology and also on the committee for Clinical Practice. He is a past president of the Massachusetts Periodontal Society and was the founding president of the Greater Salem Dental Society. He also was a founding member of the International Academy for the Advancement of Interdisciplinary Dentistry and was its first president. Dr.O’Neill has a Masters degree in “the management of cranio-mandibular dysfunction” from Danube University, Krems, Austria. He has authored and co-authored several papers and has lectured both nationally and internationally. He continues to teach periodontics at the postdoctoral level at Tufts and has a special interest in orthodontics, and maintains a private practice limited to periodontics, implantology and TMD therapy. He is Board Certified and a Diplomate of The American Board of Periodontology.