Meet the Team
At Complete Health Dentistry of NEPA, we guide our patients along a path of optimal overall health by delivering the highest possible level of care in a friendly, relaxing, ‘spa-like’ atmosphere. Through our group of professional, compassionate and committed team members, we aim to improve your health, appearance, self-confidence and overall quality of life.
Michael C. Rogers • DDS
One of Dr. Michael Rogers’ Core Values is to live with joy and enthusiasm, and he believes that blending fun and humor into his work makes his efforts to provide overall health even more effective. His team has been hand-picked for their skill sets and personality traits, allowing them to take wonderful care of our guests and each other. Dr. Rogers’ team is made up of a special group of people, without whom he would be hard-pressed to provide his signature blend of exceptional patient care and outstanding guest services.
Dr. Michael Rogers has been a member of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Dental Community for more than twenty years, providing his patients with dental excellence in a compassionate and personalized manner. He and his team strive to understand the wants and needs of each individual and assist them in the achievement of their dental and overall health goals. Dr. Rogers invites his guests to embrace the mouth/body connection and he stands for their complete health.
Education and Experience
- Bachelor of Science – Penn State University
- Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Loyola University of Chicago
- Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies
- Advanced Orthodontic Studies
- Endodontic Root Camp
- Straight wire orthodontics
- Osteo Read mini residency on implants
- Bale/Doneen Preceptorship
- Associate Fellowship- World Clinical Laser Institute
- Certified Perio Protect Provider
Dr. Rogers is dedicated to giving his patients the highest quality of care through compassion, dedication and professionalism. To that end he is committed to ongoing studies in clinical dentistry and practice management. This continual learning process allows him to utilize ever-improving methods and technologies to assist his guests to achieve their best possible oral health and well-being.
- American Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Oral Systemic Health
- Scranton District Dental Society
- American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
- American Orthodontic Society
- Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Fraternity
- American Academy of Laser Dentistry
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- Next Level Practice
- Pocono Chamber of Commerce
- Scranton Chamber of Commerce
- Greater Honesdale Partnership
- Invisalign preferred provider
Dr. Rogers and his wife, April have been married since 1987 and have two daughters and a son. In his free time, Dr. Rogers enjoys the outdoors, skiing, horseback riding, snow shoeing and playing lacrosse. He also enjoys spending quality time with his wife and family.
Dr. Rogers and his team participate in Relay for Life. For the past three years, Dr. Rogers and his team have participated in a Halloween Candy Buy Back program to help connect kids to the effort to support and encourage our troops abroad. He also partners with Horizon Dental to provide free dental care to individuals in need through Dentistry from the Heart. Dr. Rogers also does many dental education programs throughout the community including in the schools, preschools and senior centers.
Dr. Rogers received an award from both the Commissioners of Wayne County and Senator Lisa Baker for his extraordinary commitment to Complete Health Dentistry. He was also featured on Fox 56 NEPA Butterfly where he changed the life of Eileen Marino with a complete smile makeover.
April • Practice Administrator
April loves working at Complete Health Dentistry of NEPA because of the people she gets to work with and the rewarding feeling when we make a difference in our guests’ lives by getting them healthy. She enjoys providing an experience that exceeds our patients expectations in every area of contact so that when they leave they are in optimal overall health.
As our Practice Administrator, April partners with Dr. Rogers in managing all aspects of the practice, including social media and public relations. She enjoys working with her husband, Dr. Mike and their three children make them so proud: Alexis, who recently graduated from Penn State, is now pursuing a career in medicine. Hayley is currently a student at The Ohio State University studying Hospitality Management and Business. Michael, Jr. who is currently in High School, has just earned the prestigious award of Eagle Scout. April’s family would not be complete without all of her fur babies-horses, dogs, ducks, chickens and a cat. She loves spending time with her family enjoying the great outdoors. She loves to travel, garden, bike, camp, cook and crafts.
Alyssa Munar • Dental Assistant
Alyssa was born in Milwaukee, WI and now resides in Scranton, PA. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in BioBehavioral Health from Penn State University and has been part of the Complete Health Dentistry team since 2014 as a Dental Assistant. Alyssa enjoys working for Dr. Rogers because she is able to gain hands on clinical experience and autonomy to help further expand her knowledge of all aspects of the practice. She has an extreme willingness to learn and is a passionate advocate for complete health.
In her spare time she enjoys traveling to warmer weather, avoiding snow and taking night classes to prepare for her ultimate goal of becoming a dentist. Alyssa loves The Bachelor and State of Affairs .
Mandy Kraft • Dental Assistant
Mandy was born in Pt. Pleasant Beach, NJ and moved to the Wallenpaupack area when she was 7 years old. She currently lives in Tafton, Pa with her husband, Justin and puggle, Ernie. She came to Complete Health Dentistry with over 3 years experience as a Dental Assistant and has been with us since 2014. She holds an associates degree in Expanded Function Dental Assisting, holds her Pennsylvania radiation certification and is certified in infection control.
Mandy loves coming to work every day at a practice that embraces complete health led by Dr. Rogers who is extremely talented and always willing to teach all of us. Mandy has experienced the benefits of embracing the mouth/body connection personally since she joined the “family” and the change in her lifestyle has changed her health dramatically.
Outside of work, Mandy loves the summer and spending time at the lake and doing anything that has to do with the outdoors, especially if it involves fishing with her husband and puggle, Ernie. She also enjoys watching her brother play football and basketball.
Deanna Fahrenbach • Dental Hygienist
Deanna has been part of our hygiene duo at CHD of NEPA since April 2010. She is a perfectionist and enjoys being able to give advice on helping guests obtain optimal oral health. Her favorite part of what she does is seeing the improvement in her guests’ smiles. She loves that Dr. Rogers stays up to date with the latest health connections and technologies and provides her with lots of opportunities to do the same.
Deanna has a wonderful husband, who can whip up a mean pizza, an adorable dog that just knows how to make you smile, and a very large cat, who still rocks at catching mice. Deanna has also been on a journey taking a stand for her own health. She has been removing processed foods from her diet and exercising daily. Yoga has been her new escape and she is hoping to be able to do a full hand stand soon.
Joyce Parliament • Treatment Coordinator
Joyce has been with Complete Health Dentistry since 1995. As our Treatment Coordinator, she finds ways to fit Dr. Rogers recommended treatment into our guests’ lifestyle so they can achieve optimum overall health. She says she enjoys working in a state of the art practice where our guest’s complete health is our goal. She especially enjoys giving our first time patients the “New Patient Experience”.
Joyce was born and raised in New York and now lives in Beach Lake with her husband, 2 grown children and 2 grandchildren. Outside of work, Joyce loves to go camping and spend family time with her husband, children and grandchildren.
Laura Stivala • Dental Hygienist
Laura comes to Complete Health Dentistry of NEPA with over 25 years experience as a Registered Dental Hygienist, with over half of that time specializing in periodontics. She has been with CHD of NEPA since 2010 as an expert in preventive health, promoting and maintaining excellent oral health as it relates to complete body health. Along with her hygiene and local anesthesia licensures, she also holds a Certificate of Specialization in Dental Assisting.
Patient care and comfort is her priority and she loves working at CHS of NEPA because here she is given the time and resources to provide for our guests in a non-hurried, relaxed, clean, and happy environment. She feels she can really get to know our guests and therefore tailor their treatment exclusively to each and every person.
When not at the office, Laura enjoys practicing yoga and has a passion for creating healthy meals with fine ingredients for her family, friends and co-workers.
Lori Harris • Appointment Coordinator
Lori comes to Complete Health Dentistry of NEPA with 25 years of experience in Administration. Lori is the friendly voice on the other end of the phone when you call the office. She has been at CHD of NEPA since 2012 as Appointment Coordinator scheduling our guests for treatment care, wellness cleanings for healthy gums and teeth and for new guest experiences.
Lori loves how our team spends quality time with each guest and how we all enjoy working with each other. She loves how we all truly care about our patients and talking with them.
Lori is originally from New York but now calls Honesdale home. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.