From the moment you enter our office, the staff at Newburyport Family Dental takes great pride in delivering outstanding quality of care. A team of highly dedicated, compassionate and skilled individuals, we are easily approachable and understand the common anxieties that often accompany a dental appointment. If there is anything we can do to make your visit better, please let us know. We will go ‘above and beyond’ to make sure that you have a comfortable dental experience.
David Reczek, D.D.S.
Doctor of Dental Surgery
Dr. David Reczek D.D.S. Graduated from Boston College with a degree in chemistry in 1975, and from Northwestern University School of Dentistry in Chicago Ill. in 1979. Dr. Reczek started his Newburyport practice in july of 1979 and has enjoyed living and practicing in the Newburyport area for 31 years. Dr. Reczek is affiliated with several professional organizations and volunteers extensively for world wide Medical/Dental Humanitarian efforts.
LaJuana Calegan Ravens
Doctor of Dental Medicine
Dr. LaJuana Calegan Ravens was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. She earned a degree in Biology at the University of New Orleans while working as a Physical Therapist Assistant. She was then commissioned as an officer in the United States Navy and graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 2006. She also completed an AEGD (Advanced Education in General Dentistry) residency while serving in the USN in Okinawa, Japan. After her career in the Navy, she practiced in Reading for 5 years and has now partnered with Dr. Reczek.
Dr. Ravens truly loves the art of dentistry and strives to meet the dental needs of you and your little ones. She is a Preferred Provider for Invisalign and a member of the American Academy of Facial Esthetics. While she excels at all aspects of general dentistry, she is skilled at framing a smile with Botox and dermal fillers to restore a natural youthful appearance.
She will joke that dentistry is what she does “for fun” while her “real job” is raising two boys! She enjoys rowing, running, and cycling. She is eager to get involved with Newburyport and the surrounding communities.
I have enjoyed 30+ years as a Dental Hygienist – more than 22 wonderful years here with my extended family at Newburyport Family Dental. I am proud to say that my commitment and dedication to patients and staff have made me very happy.
Front Desk Staff
I joined the team at Newburyport Family Dental in 1995. I have had the pleasure of working with a friendly and knowledgeable staff that has gone beyond the call of duty. My front desk responsibilities allow me to interact with wonderful patients every day, both by phone and in person.
I welcomed the challenge of a career change after having been self-employed for over 15 years. As Office Manager at Newburyport Family Dental, I take great pride in being part of a wonderful professional staff whose top priority is its dedication to providing the best care and service to our patients.
I am a Dental Assistant and have been with Newburyport Family Dental since 2006. In 1991, I was board certified. I’ve been an Assistant for more than 20 years, and time has gone by very quickly for me because I LOVE my job! My favorite part of working here is being part of such a caring group of people.
I am new to the field of Dental Assisting and am thrilled to have started my career in an office that cares so much about their patients. My decision to get into dentistry was based on my desire to help others. I look forward to all that being part of the team at Newburyport Family Dental has to offer.
My family has been patients of the office for over 15 Years. I always enjoyed coming to my dental appointments because it was such a caring, friendly environment. These experiences are what led to my decision to start a career in the dental field. I have been an official member of the Newburyport Family Dental staff for over 4 years now. It is a pleasure to work with such a great team that show true compassion for their patients.
Having been a patient at Newburyport Family Dental since I was a little girl, when I became interested in the profession of a dental assistant I knew this was the office I wanted to ultimately work in. The office staff cares about each and every patient’s individual needs and always made every visit for me and my family enjoyable. I am excited and looking forward to being part of the amazing team that has already welcomed me with open arms.
I received my BS on Dental Hygiene from the University of New England. My passion for this field grows more and more each day. The team here at Newburyport Family Dental is incredible and truly cares for every patient they see. I feel so fortunate to become part of this wonderful practice and team.