Meet the Staff

Orthodontics Team in Somerville NJ

Use this page to get to know our friendly and knowledgeable Mint Orthodontics LLC staff. Call us at our Somerville office for assistance or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Shinmachi: Mint Orthodontics Somerville Orthodontic Office Phone Number (908) 526-0808.

 Photo: Melissa, Registered Dental Assistant at Mint Braces LLC in Somerville, NJ


Melissa is our Registered Dental Assistant. Melissa was born and raised in Woodbridge, NJ. She loves customer service and has always had a passion for dental. In her free time, Melissa enjoys traveling to new places, snowboarding with her husband family and friends, mountain biking, and going to the park to play with her dog, Sebastian.



Sandra grew up in the Ironbound section of Newark. She moved to Bridgewater 11 years ago where she resides with her husband and 3 children. In her free time, she loves to walk & spend quality time with her family

 Photo: Mackenzie, Assistant at Mint Braces LLC in Somerville, NJ


Mackenzie will be helping us until she gets into the local police academy! She grew up in Old Bridge, NJ. She recently graduated from college and in her free time she likes to spend time with friends and family, and enjoys fishing.

 Photo: Blaine, IT Guru at Mint Braces LLC in Somerville, NJ


Blaine is our IT guru. His keen interest in computer networking and digital technologies has allowed him to transition multiple dental offices in Pennsylvania and New Jersey to “paperless” offices, including Mint Orthodontics LLC. He also serves as our HIPAA Privacy and Security Officer, ensuring that all our digital information is safe and highly secure. Dr. Shinmachi and Blaine met in dental school and married in 2012. Outside the office, they enjoy running and hiking together, or relaxing on the beach.

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