Having a perfect smile can change your life. A smile can complete a person’s life both socially and professionally. Today, the latest advancements in cosmetic dentistry enable people of all ages to have a perfect smile with a variety of versatile financial options to support their customized dental treatment. Dr. Alexander Zubkov takes pride in providing a unique dental experience. Attention to every individual’s personal needs, both clinical, and emotional, is paramount. Dr. Zubkov and his team of dental professionals are dedicated to providing the highest level of optimum quality dental care to all their patients. By using the most advanced techniques, and patient education systems, Dr. Zubkov and his team ensure that your visits are comfortable, relaxing, and always a pleasant experience.Dr. Zubkov is motivated by his personal philosophy of treating the entire smile, the person as a whole, and not just the teeth. He brings to each patient years of aesthetic dental training, extensive experience, and consummate creativity and skill. Most importantly, it is Dr. Zubkov’s attention to detail that makes every smile look stunning, yet natural. He realizes the impact a healthy beautiful smile can have in a person’s life, so his highest reward is to help his patients look and feel their best.
Dr. Zubkov is a graduate of the School of Dental Medicine at State University New York in Buffalo. He also received training in a Special Practice Residencies at West Haven Veteran’s Hospital and the Yale New Haven Medical Centre. His personal passion for dentistry causes him to constantly strive to learn the latest techniques and methods of treatment. Dr. Zubkov also acquired a Fellowship at the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (www.aaid-implant.org), and is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry (www.agd.org),the American Board of Implantology (www.aboi.org), the International Team for Implantology (www.iti.org) and International Congress of Oral Implantology (www.icoi.org).
Dr. Zubkov is married to his wife, Bella, and has 2 children. He enjoys yoga, meditation, hiking, and scuba diving. He looks forward to caring for all your oral needs and providing you and your entire family with a lifetime of beautiful, healthy smiles.
Dr. Lomke graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2011, earning his degree in General Biology with a specialization in Ecology and Evolution. In 2015, he completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Maryland School of Dental Surgery and graduated near the top of his class. During his time at the University of Maryland Dental School, Dr. Lomke was selectively awarded entrance to several honors societies, including GORGAS Odontological honors society, Gamma Pi Delta Prosthetic Honors society, and Alpha Omega (AO) Professional Fraternity. After graduation, Dr. Lomke has expanded his knowledge of laser dentistry and its many applications. He stays up-to-date on the latest dental advances and enhances his skills by attending continuing education courses and reviewing the most recent dentistry literature and techniques. Dr. Lomke is committed to providing the best and most advanced dental care to all of his patients.Dr. Lomke is a welcome addition to our practice, especially because of the knowledge and experience he gained while working in his father’s office, his achievements, and his compassionate nature. When appropriate, Dr. Lomke refers his patients to the most respected and practiced specialists. He welcomes the opportunity to be your dentist and is readily available to answer any questions you may have about regular or emergency dental care.
Dr. Lomke was raised in Silver Spring, MD, and has recently relocated to Connecticut. In his spare time, he enjoys baseball, exercising, eating healthy, skiing, spending time with his dog, and volunteering in the community.
Meet Our Team
Our friendly dental team in Enfield, Connecticut, is dedicated to helping you enjoy good oral health and a gorgeous smile. When you visit Associates in Dentistry, we will provide you and your family with gentle, comprehensive dental care to meet all your needs. We work hard to maintain a happy, family-oriented atmosphere at our practice, and use the latest technologies to ensure comfortable, high-quality treatments. Please call us at 860-745-2712 to make your appointment with our dentists. We look forward to meeting you!
Jodie is our office manager at Associates in Dentistry and helps everything run smoothly for our patients and our team. Although she has been with our practice since 2015, Jodie has been working in the dental field for 25 years. Jodie loves the family environment of our office and our great doctors. She enjoys how everyone on our team works together to help give our patients the best possible results for their treatments. Jodie is happily married to her husband, Michael, and has 3 boys. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.
Amie has been a loyal member of the Associates in Dentistry team since 2003. Throughout her time here, she has developed great relationships with our patients and truly enjoys their company. Amie loves being a part of our family-like team. In her spare time, Amie enjoys being outside and spending time with her daughter and other family members.
Michelle is our financial coordinator who helps our patients get dental care they can afford. She has been a part of our team since 2015 and loves helping our patients get the care that they need.
Illeana has been a part of the Associates in Dentistry team since 2007. As our insurance and treatment coordinator, she enjoys helping our patients find a way to afford high-quality dentistry. To her, the best part of her job is the people she works with, both her team members and our patients. Illeana has three beautiful daughters whom she loves spending time with outside of work.
Vera Lapik – Head Dental Assistant
Vera joined our practice in 1999, and often works hand-in-hand with our doctors to assist in major surgeries and other dental treatments. Other members of our dental family say that Dr. Zubkov can’t live or work without Vera!
In addition to her dental assisting certificate, she is certified in radiology and is a certified phlebotomist. She is the only person in our office to draw blood for all APRF patients. Vera loves helping our patients and building lasting relationships with them, and is always growing professionally through continuing education courses.
Ver has 8 siblings. She loves the outdoors, and enjoys spending time with her bunnies and doing yoga.
Cara is one of our dental assistants at Associates in Dentistry, and she has been a part of our team since 2012. To Cara, our team is a family that helps each other out and works well together. When she is not at work, Cara loves spending time with her husband and daughter. She also loves the beach and Florida.
Debra graduated from Springfield Technical Community College with an Associate’s Degree in 2001. Since then, she has been a part of the Associates in Dentistry team as a registered dental hygienist. Debra is a fun member of our team with a good work ethic and a positive attitude. She strives to communicate with, understand, and achieve each patient’s needs. She also loves being part of a team and educating her patients about having good oral health. Debra is happily married, has two sons, and is a lover of fish tanks.
Antonia (Toni) Faria
Toni graduated from Tunxis Community College in Farmington, Connecticut in 2003 and has been with our practice since 2011. As a dental hygienist, she enjoys using her experience and skills to improve patients’ oral health and their smile. Toni is dedicated to giving her patients a positive experience and excellent patient care. She loves working with her team at Associates in Dentistry!
Check back soon to learn more about one of our dental hygienists, Cynthia!