Jeffrey Bisson, DMD
In 1966, when Cheshire Dental Associates was founded by Dr. Richard Bisson, Dr. Jeffrey Bisson was three years old. Dr. Jeff Bisson is a graduate of Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry and joined Cheshire Dental Associates in 1991. He and his wife, Stephanie, have raised three children in Cheshire: Tyler, Elena, and Camille.
Cheshire Dental Associates has active patients that are represented by three and even four generations. At Cheshire Dental Associates, we embody the motto “Kaizan,” a Japanese expression that means continual improvement. Every member of our highly dedicated staff is honored to serve you. We strive to make each visit comfortable and exceptionally professional.
Dane Fletcher, DMD
A Connecticut native, Dr. Fletcher grew up in Litchfield with an older sister and younger brother. Dr. Fletcher was awarded his doctorate in dental medicine from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. Prior to attending UConn, Dr. Fletcher graduated summa cum laude from Drew University with a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry.
Following graduation from dental school, Dr. Fletcher went on to receive post-graduate training in all aspects of general dentistry at a General Dentistry Practice Residency at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, Connecticut.
Dr. Fletcher strongly believes that all patients are entitled to top-quality and pain-free dentistry. To ensure this important goal of comfort and quality to his patients, Dr. Fletcher keeps current on all new techniques and technology by attending regular continuing education courses.
In his free time, Dr. Fletcher enjoys spending time with his beloved wife, Stephanie, and miniature dachshund, Norman. Dr. Fletcher is an avid freshwater fisherman and he also enjoys golfing and loves road cycling.
Julia Marandino, DDS
Dr. Julia Marrandino joins our practice with energy and enthusiasm to provide excellent care to
our patients. Dr. Marrandino grew up in Long Island, New York. She was named summa cum
laude as she earned a bachelor’s degree in Biology and a minor in Spanish at the University at
Buffalo. She then went on to receive her DDS from the University at Buffalo School of Dental
Medicine and additional training at Danbury Hospital General Practice Residency Program in
Dr. Marrandino is passionate about staying current with all the advancing technology and
strategies to allow for her patients to make the best decisions regarding their oral health.
Outside of dentistry she enjoys staying active by working out and hiking, going to the beach and
spending time with family and friends.
Amber graduated from the University of New Haven in 2000. She joined the dental hygiene team at Cheshire Dental Associates in August of 2001. Amber makes sure each of her patients receive the highest quality of dental care possible. Originally from Southington, Amber now resides in Wallingford with her husband, Antonio.
Gina lives in Wolcott with her two daughters, Hannah and Hailey. She’s been practicing dental hygiene for 16 years with Cheshire Dental Associates. Gina enjoys learning about new developments in dental hygiene and prevention, and when she's not at the office, she enjoys boating, kayaking, cooking, and spending time with Vinny and her family.
Becky graduated from the University of New Haven in 2004 with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She joined the Cheshire Dental staff in 2010 and loves working with the dedicated, caring team that is Cheshire Dental Associates. Becky grew up in Wolcott and currently resides there with her husband, Drew, and their three boys. She loves the outdoors, especially camping with her family and relaxing at the beach.
Alyssa graduated from Lincoln Technical Institute's Dental Hygiene program in 2013. She started working for Cheshire Dental Associates in the fall of 2014. Alyssa grew up in Cheshire, and currently lives there with her husband Brandon and dog Titan. Alyssa enjoys working for Cheshire Dental Associates and helping her patients with a healthy smile. In her spare time, Alyssa enjoys hiking, lifting, and snowboarding.
Jamie is a 2013 graduate of the Lincoln College of New England dental hygiene program and joined the CDA team in the summer of 2020. She committed to keeping our patients as comfortable, informed and happy as possible.
Outside the office, Jamie takes great pleasure with her family, significant other Michael and dog Tucker, lifting weights, and going to the beach
Office Manager, Dental Assistant
Renee has been with Cheshire Dental Associates since 1992. During her years with the office, she has continued to advance and keep the practice moving forward. Renee lives in Cheshire with her husband, Brian. Now that her two boys are grown, they have more time to travel. She enjoys kayaking, the theater, travel, and hiking with her dog Tango.
Beth has joined our team at Cheshire Dental Associates as a dental assistant in 2019. She is a graduate of Porter and Chester Institute. Beth is DANB infection control certified, CPR certified, and Radiology Health and Safety certified.
In her spare time, Beth enjoys reading, spending time with family and friends, and being around all kinds of animals.
Tamara has joined our team at Cheshire Dental Associates as a dental assistant in the fall of 2020.
She is a graduate of Labco: School of Dental Assisting Plus and has been a dental assistant for 11
years. Tamara is DANB infection control certified, CPR certified, and Radiology Health and Safety
certified. Her calming demeanor, and attention to patients needs are a great addition for our team.
Tamara lives in Southington with her husband Ryan, and in her spare time, Tamara enjoys listening
to music, practicing yoga, and spending time with friends and family.
Stephanie came to work at CDA in 2013. She started helping out where needed in conjunction with the front desk and administrative staff. In 2019, she took on the position of bookkeeper / accounts manager.
Stephanie and her husband Dr. Bisson have lived in Cheshire for 29 years and raised their three children here. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, playing tennis, biking, and spending time with her family, and her cats and dog, Mika.
Stephanie, a Cheshire resident, has worked at Cheshire Dental Associates since age 16. Starting as a part-time employee, she began her dentistry career filing, answering the phones, and filling in wherever needed. Over the past 9 years, she has grown into a valuable member of the Cheshire Dental Associates team and is a key player in the success of the office's administration. She is a current student pursuing a bachelor's degree at Southern Connecticut State University in the art field. In her free time, Stephanie enjoys soaking up the sun at the beach or pool, as well as traveling with her friends and family.