Meet the Dentist
Ever Care Dental
At Ever Care Dental, our entire team is dedicated to your dental health and overall wellness. We strive to make dental treatment easy and enjoyable for our patients. Our team will help you to feel welcome from the first time you walk in the door.
Our dentists, Dr. Elaine Gonzales and Dr. Jennifer Yessa, are committed to a different kind of patient experience. Their focus on prevention, skilled procedures, and personalized care makes them popular with our patients because they know that their honest approach can help patients stay healthy.
Meet Our Team
Dr. Elaine Gonzales, DDS
Dr. Elaine Gonzales is a native New Yorker. Early on, she knew that she would pursue dentistry as a profession. She attended the Bronx High School of Science and later went on to New York University College of Arts and Science where she majored in Biology and minored in Asian Pacific American Studies. She then continued to NYU College of Dentistry and attained her Doctorate in Dental Surgery. Dr. Gonzales completed a general practitioner residency in the competitive program at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center. Due to her passion for education, she has served as an attending dentist and clinical instructor in JHMC Dental Department.
Dr. Gonzales is Invisalign-certified and is active in keeping up to date with advances in dentistry to provide excellent patient care. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and served as the President of the Eastern Association of Filipino Dentists of America. She has been recognized for her participation and coordination of multiple pediatric dental outreaches which has focused on education and meeting basis dental needs in populations that have no access to care in the Philippines.
Dr. Kristen Lee, DMD
Dr. Kristen Lee grew up in Boston, Massachusetts. She attended Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, where she graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience. She then returned to Boston and completed her dental degree at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. After dental school, Dr. Lee relocated to NYC where she continued her training in general dentistry through the General Practice Residency program at Columbia Medical Center/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.
She is an active member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon- the National Dental Honor Society, the New York County Dental Society and American Dental Association. Dr. Lee is a compassionate, dedicated, ethical practitioner with a focus on treating the entire patient. She continues to actively pursue opportunities for continuing education and training to stay at the forefront of dentistry today.
Ms. Lillian Guzman, RDH
Lillian Guzman is a registered dental hygienist and has been working in the dental field for 14 years. A graduate of Hostos Community College, Lillian’s main focus is education, prevention, and personalized care. Her love and passion for dental hygiene comes from bringing healthy smiles to her patients. She is constantly looking for ways to improve her skills and the patient’s experience. Along with Dr. Gonzales, she aims to achieve optimal oral health for their patients. Her warm personality and meticulous attention to detail has made her a great addition to the Ever Care Dental Team. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends.