Meet the Team

Shellon Britton

Shellon has been in the dental industry for almost 15 years now. She began her training while still in high school, and started work as an assistant as soon as she graduated. Her hard work was recognized, and she soon began scheduling patients for their appointments, then helping them with billing and benefits information, and now manages the whole office. She truly enjoys the dental field and particularly likes seeing the amazing transformations that cosmetic dentistry treatments offer. She is a master at working with patients to maximize their benefits, excellent at explaining how your treatment plan will work, and personable in every interaction—she can always be seen wearing a big smile. Away from the office, Shellon enjoys cooking and hanging out with her husband and children.


Darlene James

Darlene is born and raised in Brooklyn. She has been married for 30 years and is the proud mother of three sons. Outside of the office Darlene loves to learn new things, likes reading, and staying healthy through exercising and Yoga. Darlene has been in dentistry since the age of 19! First hired as a receptionist then trained to assist. She assisted for 4 years before deciding to enter hygiene school. There she found her passion. She became a licensed Hygienist in 1990, graduating from New York City Technical College A.S. Darlene has practiced now for 27 years and still loves the profession. Darlene treats everyone with a caring and compassionate attitude, and desires simply the best outcome for all her patients.


Lynn Criscuoli


Lynn has been working in the dental field for over 20. Her top priority is to make every patient as comfortable as possible while they are in her care. When not in the office she enjoys taking her dogs for walks around Williamsburg, spending time with her nieces, and watching the New York Yankees.


Meghan Schmidt


Meghan is a compassionate and empathetic Dental Hygienist with 5 years experience, providing comprehensive care to a range of patients from pediatrics to geriatrics.  She has earned a reputation of being a gentle but thorough hygienist.  She is certified to administer local anesthesia to make your visit painless. She is passionate about educating patients on their oral health and helping them understand the link between oral heath and their overall health.  She has built lasting relationships with patients and takes pride in getting them involved and excited about taking an active role in their oral hygiene.  

She is from Kings Park, New York on Long Island and in her free time enjoys being outdoors, fishing, hiking and cooking.  She received her degree from Farmingdale State College and is an active member of the American Dental Hygiene Association.


Urszula Zyzanska 


Urszula is a warm and welcoming presence as a Dental Assistant at North Brooklyn Dental Care.  With over 9 years of experience in the dental field, she can make the most nervous person feel right at home.  Urszula is originally from Poland and is a trained midwife who also holds a Masters degree in Religious Studies.  She love nature, reading, her three children and rock and roll music.