Meet the Team
We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.
Office Manager/Patient Coordinator
Nancy is our Wayne office manager and patient coordinator. She schedules treatment while providing painless financial options. Nancy's friendly and outgoing personality is always a welcome presence. She loves meeting new people every day and getting to know each patient and their family. Nancy and her husband, Tommy, have been married for over 50 years. They have one daughter, Lisa, and a granddaughter, Jenna, who is the light of Nancy’s life. In her free time, Nancy loves being with her family, cooking with her husband, and spending weekends at their farm in upstate New York.
Certified Dental Assistant
Renee graduated from Fortis Institute in 2016 as a RDA. She works assisting Dr. MacLaren, educating patients with braces care, hygiene, and comfort. Renee loves getting to know the patients and watching them grow. In her free time, Renee enjoys being outside, hiking, camping and fishing with her husband of 4 years, Greg.
Front Desk/Patient Assistant
Maria, Dr. MacLaren’s wife, occasionally works in the office to assist Nancy and Renee. She is a helpful team member with an infectious smile who is always looking for ways to create a comfortable, pleasant environment for our patients to enjoy. Maria loves meeting and working with so many wonderful families from our community. Even after all these years, she’s still amazed at seeing the personal and physical transformation once a case is completed. At home, Maria and Dr. MacLaren love spending time with their three children and eight grandchildren, especially when they’re visiting the Jersey shore.