Dentist in Holliston, MA
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Dr. Barbara Preussner
Dentist in Holliston, MA
Barbara Preussner, DMD
Dr. Barbara Preussner is a 1988 graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. She established her private practice in 1990 and has been practicing in Holliston, MA since 1991. Her philosophy is to serve her patients with the finest personal care possible. She considers herself more than a dental care provider, but also a partner in every patient’s overall well being.
Dr. Preussner knew from an early age that she wanted to pursue dentistry as a career. She takes great pride in learning the latest techniques and philosophies and has taken many hours of continuing dental education. She has studied under some of the most prestigious names in dentistry including the Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Study and the Scottsdale Center for Dentistry(Seattle Institute for Advanced Dental Education). In her free time, Dr. Preussner enjoys spending time with her husband Barry and her children, Ashley and Paul. Her hobbies include skiing, dancing and gardening.
Her professional memberships include:
- American Dental Association
- Massachusetts Dental Society
- Academy of General Dentistry
- West Metropolitan Study Club, where she was the former President, Secretary and Treasurer.
- Spear Faculty Study Club
- Greater Boston Spear Study Club
- American Academy of Facial Esthetics
- American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
Cathy – Office Manager
Cathy began her career in the dental field 20 years ago as a Dental Assistant. Her love for dentistry and patient care makes her a natural to work in the dental profession. After 10 years of assisting Cathy starting working in the administrative aspect and found her home. She has the ability to discuss treatment with detail and confidence. She is able to help patients understand their insurance and utilize it to its maximum benefits.
Cathy has been blessed with her son Shawn, and daughter Valerie. Shawn lives in the area so they are able to spend weekly time together. Valerie lives in West palm Beach Fla(where Cathy plans to retire) she is teaching kindergarden there. Recently Cathy bought her dream home in Warwick RI. This home is just a short walk to the beach. Her hobbies include walks along the beach, gardening, bike riding, camping and skiing. She loves traveling, and spending time with her mother and sisters, playing cards or games. Cathy is most happy when she knows she has a vacation planned.
Anne – Office Assistant
Anne has been with Dr. Preussner throughout her career. With her vast business experience she is the perfect person to help us out with processing insurance payments. Anne is the all around go to person when you need help getting something done. She is always eager to learn new tasks. Anne achieved her business degree in Germany prior to immigrating to the United States. In 1961, she and her husband Juergen moved to Long Island, New York. Together, they have two very successful children. Their son, Gerhard, is a corporate pilot stationed in Florida and their vary talented daughter, Barbara, is a dentist in Holliston. When Anne is not traveling the national parks throughout this beautiful country, you will most likely find her busy in one of her many gardens. She enjoys her daily walks where she is sure to see a great variety of wildlife.
Jennifer – Aesthetician
Jennifer grew up in Massachusetts and earned her Bachelors of Science in Communication from Emerson College in 1989. After working in sales and the weight loss industry, she entered the dental field as an assistant office manager in a large practice in Newton, MA.
While taking some time as a stay at home mother she completed a program at the Spa Tech Institute to become a licensed Aesthetician. As with many industries, Jennifer’s aesthetic positon was halted due to the Covid pandemic.
In 2020 Jennifer was very excited to re-enter the dental field at Dr Preussner’s practice. She knew the doctor and her team reflected her strong belief in the importance of excellent customer service as well as experienced and professional dental care. She was happy to learn that in addition to her dental office duties she would eventually be able to provide aesthetician services at Dr Preussner’s medical spa “For a New You”.
Jennifer lives in Franklin, MA. She enjoys socializing, swimming, skiing, traveling and reading. She is the happiest when spending time with her husband Mark, their 24 year old son Ryan and 21 year old daughter Jessica.