Dr. Stacy N. Butler of Bristol Dental Associates graduated from New York University in 1996. Prior to studying at dental school, she attended St. John's University for her undergraduate studies. Dr. Butler has been practicing for more than 20 years and has been in her current location since 2007 after being a dental director in Meriden, CT.
Dr. Butler has always been dedicated to staying current and proficient with cutting-edge dentistry, incorporating some of the most advanced dental technology and techniques into her practice. She participates regularly in continuing education and advanced training courses, both domestic and internationally. This included a 2-year orthodontic course and a recent 2 year implant program at New York University. Dr. Butler performs follow-up calls after your treatment to discuss any concerns you may have and to make sure you are comfortable after nonroutine procedures.
She is a member and volunteer of several professional organizations, including:
The American Dental Association
The Lions Club
The Organization for International Development, which provides free dental and medical care for underserved communities in the Caribbean and Africa
Antonietta Ruscitti - Dental Hygienist
Antonietta, born and raised in Bristol has been with our office since 2004. She earned her Dental Assistant certificate from Briarwood College in 1998. She was awarded The Clinical and Academic Achievement Award. While spending time educating patients and creating a comfortable experience she realized her passion. She then earned her Associates in Dental Hygiene from the University of Bridgeport in the spring of 2001. Antonietta enjoys interacting with her patients, educating them on preventive dental care, while providing the highest quality of care.
Outside of the office she enjoys her Yorkie Gizzy, newly rescued cat Sophie, as well as family and friends.
Lyndsey Richards - Dental Assistant
Lyndsey joined our team in 2015 after obtaining her Dental Assistant certification from Porter and Chester. She is current with her CPR/AED certification, OSHA compliance and Radiology certification. Lyndsey also earned class ambassador amongst her other classmates. She loves to interact with everyone that walks through our door. All you need is a little laughter and comfort to endure a good experience here with us. She enjoys volunteering in her own community of (Torrington) at the local food bank and fundraising for various events.
Tiffany Hawkes - Dental Receptionist
In 2007, Tiffany was honored to join Dr. Stacy Butler’s practice. She has over 15 years of experience in the dental field. Tiffany really enjoys what she does, and finds taking care of our patients rewarding. It is her responsibility to greet patients when they enter, leave the office, schedule appointments and keep the days running efficiently. She is here to assist you by explaining and discussing your insurance benefits and process dental claims. Tiffany enjoys meeting new people and creating new relationships. Please stop at the front desk and say Hello!